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 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 37 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 71 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.33% 1.53% 2.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.84% 13.69% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 6 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £403 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.46% -9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £11.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +22.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £14.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £14.50 £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -39.65%
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
223 168 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.61% 11.21% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 85 131
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £13.40 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £47.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +35 65 £300 -31.03% 6
Wakefield - - - -
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 67 (67.68%) SC Cleared
2 31 (31.31%) Linux
3 24 (24.24%) Oracle
4 22 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (21.21%) Service Management
6 20 (20.20%) Java
6 20 (20.20%) Splunk
7 18 (18.18%) Puppet
7 18 (18.18%) NHS
8 17 (17.17%) Red Hat
8 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database
9 15 (15.15%) CentOS
10 13 (13.13%) LDAP
11 12 (12.12%) SQL
11 12 (12.12%) UNIX
11 12 (12.12%) Windows
11 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
12 11 (11.11%) Workflow
13 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (8.08%) Nagios
14 8 (8.08%) OO
14 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
14 8 (8.08%) Incident Management
15 7 (7.07%) Subversion
15 7 (7.07%) DbUnit
15 7 (7.07%) OOD
15 7 (7.07%) DNS
15 7 (7.07%) JUnit
15 7 (7.07%) J2EE

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.06%) Apache
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.01%) Confluence
3 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) SAS
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) LDAP
2 7 (7.07%) DNS
3 5 (5.05%) Firewall
4 4 (4.04%) DHCP
4 4 (4.04%) SAN
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.03%) Network Security
6 1 (1.01%) PuTTY
6 1 (1.01%) SSH
6 1 (1.01%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.01%) DSL
6 1 (1.01%) Intranet
6 1 (1.01%) HTTP
6 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.01%) VPN
6 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.02%) MySQL
7 2 (2.02%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.02%) Redis
7 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.01%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Subversion
1 7 (7.07%) DbUnit
1 7 (7.07%) JUnit
2 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) Maven
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.01%) JMeter
General
1 2 (2.02%) Finance
1 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.01%) Law
2 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (17.17%) Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Analyst
3 9 (9.09%) Architect
3 9 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.06%) Desktop Support
5 6 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.05%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (5.05%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Deployment Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Designer
8 3 (3.03%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.03%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.03%) Systems Designer
8 3 (3.03%) Consultant
9 2 (2.02%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.02%) Administrator
9 2 (2.02%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) J2EE
2 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.05%) .NET
3 4 (4.04%) HTML
3 4 (4.04%) Web Services
3 4 (4.04%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (3.03%) XML
4 3 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (2.02%) REST
5 2 (2.02%) Spring
5 2 (2.02%) Ajax
6 1 (1.01%) Spring Batch
6 1 (1.01%) JSON
6 1 (1.01%) WCF
6 1 (1.01%) WF
6 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) NHS
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Informatics
4 2 (2.02%) User Experience
4 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Statistics
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.01%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.31%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) CentOS
3 12 (12.12%) UNIX
3 12 (12.12%) Windows
4 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.04%) Solaris
5 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.02%) AIX
7 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Service Management
2 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
3 11 (11.11%) Workflow
4 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.08%) OO
5 8 (8.08%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.07%) OOD
7 6 (6.06%) ITIL
7 6 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.04%) Project Management
8 4 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.03%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.03%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.02%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.20%) Java
2 12 (12.12%) SQL
3 6 (6.06%) C#
3 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.04%) Perl
5 4 (4.04%) PHP
6 3 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.01%) VB
8 1 (1.01%) ABAP
8 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (67.68%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) COBIT
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.01%) XenApp
4 1 (1.01%) vSphere
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.01%) Samba
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) Puppet
2 8 (8.08%) Nagios
3 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.02%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.01%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (24.24%) Oracle
2 20 (20.20%) Splunk
3 17 (17.17%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.06%) VMware
6 4 (4.04%) Cisco
6 4 (4.04%) Symantec
7 3 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.03%) Websense
7 3 (3.03%) McAfee
7 3 (3.03%) NetApp
7 3 (3.03%) Juniper
8 2 (2.02%) SAP
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix
8 2 (2.02%) IBM
8 2 (2.02%) HP
9 1 (1.01%) Remedy
9 1 (1.01%) Kofax
9 1 (1.01%) BMC
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