The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 58 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 69 70 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.47% 3.09% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.56% 22.22% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 36
Median daily rate £450 £398 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% +38.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £537 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.14 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% -2.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +50.73%
Security 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
281 315 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.15% 13.91% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 194 119
Median daily rate £382 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £466 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.56 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.24% +0.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £27.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 51 £450 +13.14% 6
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 61 (42.66%) SC Cleared
2 51 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (32.87%) Linux
4 34 (23.78%) Puppet
4 34 (23.78%) DevOps
5 30 (20.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 29 (20.28%) Disclosure Scotland
7 27 (18.88%) Java
8 23 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.29%) Jenkins
9 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
10 17 (11.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (11.89%) Ansible
11 16 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (10.49%) CentOS
12 15 (10.49%) Ubuntu
12 15 (10.49%) Configuration Management
13 14 (9.79%) Git (software)
14 13 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (9.09%) HTML
14 13 (9.09%) PRINCE2
14 13 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.39%) ITIL
16 11 (7.69%) TDD
16 11 (7.69%) Open Source
16 11 (7.69%) PaaS
16 11 (7.69%) Unit Testing
16 11 (7.69%) Cybersecurity

Security 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 9 (6.29%) Confluence
1 9 (6.29%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.50%) nginx
2 5 (3.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.10%) IIS
4 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.40%) CMS
4 2 (1.40%) Drupal
4 2 (1.40%) Jetty
4 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Apache
5 1 (0.70%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.69%) PaaS
3 6 (4.20%) SaaS
4 4 (2.80%) IaaS
5 3 (2.10%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.40%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.70%) GitHub
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) Firewall
1 10 (6.99%) HTTP
2 6 (4.20%) FTP
3 5 (3.50%) BGP
3 5 (3.50%) OSPF
3 5 (3.50%) VPN
4 3 (2.10%) DNS
4 3 (2.10%) Network Security
4 3 (2.10%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.40%) DHCP
5 2 (1.40%) Internet
5 2 (1.40%) SAN
5 2 (1.40%) SSL
5 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.70%) 3G
6 1 (0.70%) 4G
6 1 (0.70%) IPsec
6 1 (0.70%) Skype
6 1 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
1 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.80%) Neo4j
3 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.40%) MySQL
5 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) OLAP
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (13.29%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.79%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.99%) JIRA
3 10 (6.99%) Maven
4 4 (2.80%) Appium
4 4 (2.80%) Mocha
4 4 (2.80%) Selenium
4 4 (2.80%) SonarQube
4 4 (2.80%) Subversion
5 3 (2.10%) Grunt
5 3 (2.10%) gulp
5 3 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.10%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.70%) Capybara
7 1 (0.70%) RSpec
7 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (6.99%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.70%) Law
4 1 (0.70%) Legal
4 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (21.68%) Developer
2 24 (16.78%) Architect
2 24 (16.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (11.89%) Analyst
4 13 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 12 (8.39%) Security Architect
6 11 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 10 (6.99%) AWS DevOps
7 10 (6.99%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (4.20%) Agile Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Consultant
9 6 (4.20%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.09%) HTML
2 10 (6.99%) .NET
3 9 (6.29%) CSS
3 9 (6.29%) jQuery
4 7 (4.90%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.90%) Node.js
4 7 (4.90%) REST
4 7 (4.90%) WSDL
5 6 (4.20%) RESTful
5 6 (4.20%) XML
5 6 (4.20%) XSD
6 5 (3.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.50%) Velocity
6 5 (3.50%) Web Services
7 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.80%) Chai
7 4 (2.80%) Dropwizard
7 4 (2.80%) HTML5
7 4 (2.80%) JAX-RS
7 4 (2.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) NHS
1 9 (6.29%) User Experience
2 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (3.50%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.80%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.10%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.40%) Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.40%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.40%) Psychology
6 2 (1.40%) Replication
6 2 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.70%) BBC
7 1 (0.70%) CESG
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.87%) Linux
2 15 (10.49%) CentOS
2 15 (10.49%) Ubuntu
3 10 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.29%) Mac OS X
4 9 (6.29%) Unix
5 5 (3.50%) Fedora
5 5 (3.50%) Windows
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.78%) DevOps
3 23 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (10.49%) Configuration Management
5 13 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 13 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 12 (8.39%) ITIL
7 11 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (7.69%) Open Source
7 11 (7.69%) TDD
7 11 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.29%) BDD
8 9 (6.29%) Information Security
8 9 (6.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (6.29%) Web Design
9 8 (5.59%) Test Automation
9 8 (5.59%) Web Development
9 8 (5.59%) Workflow
10 7 (4.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) Java
2 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.29%) Python
4 8 (5.59%) C#
4 8 (5.59%) Ruby
4 8 (5.59%) SQL
5 7 (4.90%) C++
6 5 (3.50%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.40%) Perl
7 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.40%) Scala
8 1 (0.70%) Delphi
8 1 (0.70%) ES6
8 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (42.66%) SC Cleared
2 30 (20.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (5.59%) Degree
4 7 (4.90%) BC Cleared
5 6 (4.20%) CISSP
6 4 (2.80%) CISA
6 4 (2.80%) CISM
6 4 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) JNCIS
7 3 (2.10%) CCNP
7 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.40%) CISMP
8 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.70%) CEH
9 1 (0.70%) CRISC
9 1 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.70%) ISACA
9 1 (0.70%) ISEB
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (11.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.50%) vSphere
3 4 (2.80%) Docker
4 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.40%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (23.78%) Puppet
2 17 (11.89%) Ansible
3 16 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.29%) logstash
5 6 (4.20%) Piwik
6 5 (3.50%) Salt
7 2 (1.40%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.70%) Grafana
8 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.99%) VMware
3 6 (4.20%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.20%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.20%) Cisco
3 6 (4.20%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.20%) Splunk
4 5 (3.50%) Juniper
4 5 (3.50%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.80%) Fortinet
5 4 (2.80%) Sourcefire
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle
7 2 (1.40%) Citrix
7 2 (1.40%) Google
7 2 (1.40%) Informatica
7 2 (1.40%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.40%) Percona
7 2 (1.40%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.70%) Ciena
8 1 (0.70%) Rackspace