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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 66 43 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 30 75 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.09% 3.84% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.87% 21.07% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 25
Median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £48.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +123.68%

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
189 356 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.14% 18.21% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 232 197
Median daily rate £375 £395 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £539 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 4
Median hourly rate £18.24 £21.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% +79.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.28 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.50 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -11 23 £500 +5.26% 3
Wakefield - 1 - -
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco
3 10 (23.26%) vRealize
4 9 (20.93%) Firewall
5 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (18.60%) C
6 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL
6 7 (16.28%) CCNP
6 7 (16.28%) Unix
6 7 (16.28%) Juniper
6 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
6 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (13.95%) CCIE
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (13.95%) RESTful
8 5 (11.63%) JNCIP
8 5 (11.63%) CCSE
8 5 (11.63%) Wireless
8 5 (11.63%) CCSP
8 5 (11.63%) F5
8 5 (11.63%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (9.30%) Samsung
9 4 (9.30%) Workflow Development
9 4 (9.30%) Aruba
9 4 (9.30%) vSphere
9 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.30%) Windows
9 4 (9.30%) Solaris

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 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (11.63%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) BGP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.33%) Intranet
6 1 (2.33%) IPsec
6 1 (2.33%) IPv4
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) MPLS
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) OSPF
6 1 (2.33%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Maven
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.30%) Publishing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Developer
1 9 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Security Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Portal Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Hadoop Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) CSS3
2 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML5
2 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
2 2 (4.65%) JPA
2 2 (4.65%) jQuery
2 2 (4.65%) React
2 2 (4.65%) Spring
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) BBC
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Solaris
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.30%) Migration
2 4 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (9.30%) Workflow
2 4 (9.30%) Workflow Development
3 3 (6.98%) Change Management
3 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) Analytics
4 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
4 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Service Management
5 1 (2.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) DevOps
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) C
2 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.98%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.28%) CCNP
4 6 (13.95%) CCIE
5 5 (11.63%) CCSE
5 5 (11.63%) CCSP
5 5 (11.63%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) ISEB
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) GPG13
2 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) vRealize
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.33%) OpenView
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Cisco
1 13 (30.23%) VMware
2 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
2 7 (16.28%) Juniper
3 5 (11.63%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (11.63%) F5
4 4 (9.30%) Aruba
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) Samsung
5 3 (6.98%) Cloudera
5 3 (6.98%) Nortel
6 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) Nokia
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) Ubiquiti