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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 60 83 100
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 36 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.13% 1.02% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 7.69% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £288 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -10.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £258 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £318 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.92%
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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
198 208 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.72% 13.26% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 95 144
Average daily rate £325 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £447 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 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 2 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 +33 35 £275 -4.34% 4
Wakefield - - - - 1
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 73 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.40%) Linux
3 16 (21.92%) Red Hat
4 15 (20.55%) Service Management
4 15 (20.55%) CentOS
5 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (15.07%) Oracle
6 10 (13.70%) Splunk
7 9 (12.33%) Puppet
7 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.33%) Workflow
8 8 (10.96%) Java
8 8 (10.96%) UNIX
8 8 (10.96%) Windows
8 8 (10.96%) NHS
8 8 (10.96%) Nagios
9 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (9.59%) OO
9 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (9.59%) OOD
9 7 (9.59%) J2EE
10 6 (8.22%) JUnit
10 6 (8.22%) Spring
10 6 (8.22%) Oracle OWB
10 6 (8.22%) Subversion
10 6 (8.22%) DbUnit
11 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (5.48%) Microsoft

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.11%) DHCP
2 3 (4.11%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.37%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
4 1 (1.37%) SSH
4 1 (1.37%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.37%) SSL
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) JUnit
1 6 (8.22%) Subversion
1 6 (8.22%) DbUnit
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) Maven
3 1 (1.37%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.37%) dotCover
General
1 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Developer
2 8 (10.96%) Analyst
2 8 (10.96%) Desktop Support
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (6.85%) UNIX Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Test Manager
4 5 (6.85%) Test Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Architect
5 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.11%) Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.11%) DBA
7 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.74%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Support Specialist
7 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) J2EE
2 6 (8.22%) Spring
3 4 (5.48%) Spring Batch
4 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.74%) XML
5 1 (1.37%) XHTML
5 1 (1.37%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) Web Services
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.37%) Ajax
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) WCF
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) NHS
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) Informatics
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) CentOS
3 8 (10.96%) UNIX
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.48%) Solaris
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.74%) AIX
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.37%) Debian
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Service Management
2 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
2 9 (12.33%) Workflow
3 7 (9.59%) OOD
3 7 (9.59%) OO
4 4 (5.48%) ITIL
4 4 (5.48%) Migration
4 4 (5.48%) Test Scripting
5 3 (4.11%) Validation
5 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.11%) Test Strategy
5 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.11%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.74%) Test Planning
6 2 (2.74%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) Java
2 4 (5.48%) SQL
3 2 (2.74%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.74%) Perl
3 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) C++
4 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.37%) CCNP
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) CCSE
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.37%) XenApp
3 1 (1.37%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
2 8 (10.96%) Nagios
3 2 (2.74%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.37%) MOM
4 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.37%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 10 (13.70%) Splunk
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.74%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) McAfee
6 1 (1.37%) Websense
6 1 (1.37%) Perforce
6 1 (1.37%) F5
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 15 days ago