The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 94 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 26 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.29% 1.61% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.15% 11.81% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 19
Median daily rate £533 £340 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.61% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £321 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £373 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +100.00%
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
284 288 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.05% 13.62% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 189 121
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -1.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Yorkshire region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Yorkshire region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 23 £533 +56.61% 2
Wakefield - 2 - -
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.05%) DevOps
4 34 (44.74%) Puppet
5 33 (43.42%) Jenkins
6 32 (42.11%) Java
7 24 (31.58%) Linux
8 21 (27.63%) Maven
9 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
10 15 (19.74%) Atlassian
11 14 (18.42%) JIRA
11 14 (18.42%) Ubuntu
11 14 (18.42%) CentOS
11 14 (18.42%) Confluence
11 14 (18.42%) Microservices
12 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
12 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (17.11%) SonarQube
13 12 (15.79%) OpenStack
13 12 (15.79%) Ansible
13 12 (15.79%) logstash
13 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (14.47%) Scrum
14 11 (14.47%) VMware
14 11 (14.47%) WSDL
14 11 (14.47%) XSD
14 11 (14.47%) API Design
14 11 (14.47%) Piwik
14 11 (14.47%) Virtual Infrastructure

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.42%) Confluence
2 12 (15.79%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.63%) IIS
5 2 (2.63%) JBoss
5 2 (2.63%) Jetty
5 2 (2.63%) nginx
5 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) PaaS
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.63%) Office 365
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.32%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) HTTP
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 2 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (1.32%) 3G
4 1 (1.32%) 4G
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) FTP
4 1 (1.32%) IPsec
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (43.42%) Jenkins
2 21 (27.63%) Maven
3 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 14 (18.42%) JIRA
5 13 (17.11%) SonarQube
6 10 (13.16%) Selenium
7 9 (11.84%) Appium
7 9 (11.84%) Mocha
8 5 (6.58%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (5.26%) JUnit
9 4 (5.26%) Liquibase
10 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.32%) Grunt
11 1 (1.32%) gulp
11 1 (1.32%) Mockito
11 1 (1.32%) Protractor
11 1 (1.32%) Subversion
11 1 (1.32%) Travis CI
11 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Back Office
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Architect
2 16 (21.05%) Developer
3 13 (17.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Applications Architect
4 9 (11.84%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Lead Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.95%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.95%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (3.95%) Security Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) WSDL
1 11 (14.47%) XSD
2 9 (11.84%) Chai
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) J2EE
4 2 (2.63%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) CSS
4 2 (2.63%) EJB
4 2 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.32%) CSS3
5 1 (1.32%) Dropwizard
5 1 (1.32%) HTML5
5 1 (1.32%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.32%) LESS
5 1 (1.32%) lodash
5 1 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (1.32%) React
5 1 (1.32%) Sass
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) CESG
4 1 (1.32%) Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Psychology
4 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Linux
2 14 (18.42%) CentOS
2 14 (18.42%) Ubuntu
3 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Unix
5 3 (3.95%) Fedora
6 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) DevOps
3 14 (18.42%) Microservices
4 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.47%) API Design
5 11 (14.47%) Scrum
5 11 (14.47%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 10 (13.16%) Build Automation
6 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.84%) Open Source
8 4 (5.26%) API Development
8 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.26%) Service Design
9 3 (3.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) SOA
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.63%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) Java
2 9 (11.84%) Bash Shell
2 9 (11.84%) Ruby
3 2 (2.63%) C
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) CISMP
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
5 1 (1.32%) CRISC
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.84%) Docker
2 9 (11.84%) vSphere
3 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (44.74%) Puppet
2 12 (15.79%) Ansible
2 12 (15.79%) logstash
3 11 (14.47%) Piwik
4 5 (6.58%) ZABBIX
5 4 (5.26%) Bareos
5 4 (5.26%) yum
6 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.95%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Atlassian
2 11 (14.47%) VMware
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.95%) Splunk
4 2 (2.63%) HP
4 2 (2.63%) Sun
4 2 (2.63%) Sybase
5 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.32%) Ciena
5 1 (1.32%) Dell
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) OpenText
5 1 (1.32%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.32%) Percona
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) Toshiba
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