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 22 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 56 80 96
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +16
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 45 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.72% 0.94% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.63% 7.69% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 1 5
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£275 £325 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £325 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £361 £373
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -32.69%
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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
208 182 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.58% 12.28% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 84 134
Average daily rate £335 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £101.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +29 41 £275 -15.38% 3
Wakefield - - - - 1
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.57%) Linux
3 17 (22.08%) Service Management
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle
4 16 (20.78%) Red Hat
5 15 (19.48%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (19.48%) CentOS
6 13 (16.88%) Splunk
6 13 (16.88%) Oracle Database
7 12 (15.58%) Puppet
7 12 (15.58%) Java
8 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (11.69%) Workflow
9 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
9 9 (11.69%) Windows
9 9 (11.69%) NHS
10 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (10.39%) Nagios
10 8 (10.39%) UNIX
10 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (9.09%) LDAP
11 7 (9.09%) OO
11 7 (9.09%) J2EE
11 7 (9.09%) OOD
11 7 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
12 6 (7.79%) DbUnit
12 6 (7.79%) Subversion
12 6 (7.79%) DNS
12 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
12 6 (7.79%) JUnit

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) LDAP
2 6 (7.79%) DNS
3 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.90%) Network Security
5 3 (3.90%) DHCP
6 1 (1.30%) HTTP
6 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) SAN
6 1 (1.30%) DSL
6 1 (1.30%) SSH
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.30%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (16.88%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.30%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) JUnit
1 6 (7.79%) Subversion
1 6 (7.79%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Desktop Support
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (6.49%) UNIX Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Systems Designer
8 3 (3.90%) DBA
8 3 (3.90%) Designer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Deployment Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) J2EE
2 5 (6.49%) Spring
3 4 (5.19%) Spring Batch
4 2 (2.60%) XML
5 1 (1.30%) XHTML
5 1 (1.30%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.30%) .NET
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) Web Services
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.30%) Ajax
5 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) NHS
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Informatics
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Linux
2 15 (19.48%) CentOS
3 9 (11.69%) Windows
4 8 (10.39%) UNIX
5 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.19%) Solaris
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.60%) AIX
9 1 (1.30%) Debian
9 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Service Management
2 9 (11.69%) Workflow
2 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
3 7 (9.09%) OO
3 7 (9.09%) OOD
4 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.19%) ITIL
6 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
6 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.90%) Migration
6 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.90%) Test Scripting
6 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.90%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.90%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.60%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Validation
8 1 (1.30%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) Java
2 5 (6.49%) SQL
3 4 (5.19%) Perl
3 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.90%) PHP
4 3 (3.90%) C++
5 2 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.30%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
3 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Puppet
2 8 (10.39%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.60%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.30%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle
1 16 (20.78%) Red Hat
2 13 (16.88%) Splunk
3 4 (5.19%) Blue Coat
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) Symantec
4 3 (3.90%) McAfee
4 3 (3.90%) Websense
4 3 (3.90%) Juniper
5 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) F5
6 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago