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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 25 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 130 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.39% 3.79% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.91% 25.09% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 25
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £250 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £593 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £50.50 - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
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
362 267 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.81% 15.12% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 191 124
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £247 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £18.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 101 £460 +31.42% 11
Bradford - 3 £400 -
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 140 (59.07%) SC Cleared
2 130 (54.85%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (42.62%) Java
4 81 (34.18%) DevOps
5 80 (33.76%) Jenkins
6 72 (30.38%) Puppet
7 64 (27.00%) Linux
8 61 (25.74%) Git (software)
9 53 (22.36%) Maven
10 36 (15.19%) Test Automation
10 36 (15.19%) JIRA
10 36 (15.19%) Microservices
11 35 (14.77%) Confluence
12 32 (13.50%) Disclosure Scotland
13 31 (13.08%) SonarQube
14 30 (12.66%) Selenium
14 30 (12.66%) Atlassian
15 26 (10.97%) VMware
15 26 (10.97%) BPSS Clearance
16 25 (10.55%) HTML
16 25 (10.55%) BC Cleared
16 25 (10.55%) Liquibase
17 24 (10.13%) Open Source
17 24 (10.13%) Ruby
18 22 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
20 20 (8.44%) JUnit
20 20 (8.44%) SOA
20 20 (8.44%) Configuration Management
20 20 (8.44%) Amazon AWS

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 35 (14.77%) Confluence
2 12 (5.06%) Node.js
2 12 (5.06%) OpenStack
3 11 (4.64%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.38%) Apache
5 7 (2.95%) JBoss
6 5 (2.11%) nginx
6 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.69%) IIS
8 3 (1.27%) CMS
8 3 (1.27%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.27%) Jetty
8 3 (1.27%) SAS
9 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.84%) WordPress
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.42%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) InDesign
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.27%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.27%) Office 365
4 2 (0.84%) GitHub
4 2 (0.84%) IaaS
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.64%) Firewall
2 9 (3.80%) HTTP
3 7 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.53%) Internet
5 5 (2.11%) SAN
6 3 (1.27%) DHCP
6 3 (1.27%) DNS
6 3 (1.27%) FTP
6 3 (1.27%) IPsec
6 3 (1.27%) SSL
7 2 (0.84%) LAN
7 2 (0.84%) LDAP
7 2 (0.84%) SNMP
7 2 (0.84%) WAN
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.42%) NAS
8 1 (0.42%) Skype
8 1 (0.42%) SMS
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.59%) MySQL
2 17 (7.17%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.64%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.95%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.27%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.84%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.84%) Big Data
8 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.84%) Redis
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 80 (33.76%) Jenkins
2 61 (25.74%) Git (software)
3 53 (22.36%) Maven
4 36 (15.19%) JIRA
5 31 (13.08%) SonarQube
6 30 (12.66%) Selenium
7 25 (10.55%) Liquibase
8 20 (8.44%) JUnit
9 18 (7.59%) Sonatype Nexus
10 17 (7.17%) Cucumber
11 12 (5.06%) Appium
11 12 (5.06%) JMeter
11 12 (5.06%) Mocha
12 7 (2.95%) LoadRunner
12 7 (2.95%) Subversion
13 3 (1.27%) Grunt
13 3 (1.27%) gulp
13 3 (1.27%) HP UFT
13 3 (1.27%) Mockito
14 2 (0.84%) GitLab
General
1 14 (5.91%) Finance
2 6 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.11%) Marketing
4 3 (1.27%) Games
4 3 (1.27%) Legal
4 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.84%) Electronics
5 2 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (31.65%) Developer
2 52 (21.94%) Architect
3 31 (13.08%) Java Developer
4 16 (6.75%) Analyst
4 16 (6.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (6.75%) Operations Engineer
4 16 (6.75%) Technical Architect
5 15 (6.33%) DevOps Architect
6 14 (5.91%) Technical Developer
7 13 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (4.22%) Tester
9 9 (3.80%) Applications Architect
9 9 (3.80%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.80%) Lead Architect
10 6 (2.53%) Consultant
10 6 (2.53%) DBA
10 6 (2.53%) Digital Architect
10 6 (2.53%) Digital Technical Architect
11 5 (2.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.55%) HTML
2 16 (6.75%) CSS
3 15 (6.33%) J2EE
3 15 (6.33%) Spring
3 15 (6.33%) WSDL
3 15 (6.33%) XSD
4 13 (5.49%) .NET
5 12 (5.06%) Hibernate
6 11 (4.64%) REST
7 9 (3.80%) Servlets
8 8 (3.38%) RESTful
9 7 (2.95%) JSON
9 7 (2.95%) Spring MVC
9 7 (2.95%) XML
10 6 (2.53%) Java EE
10 6 (2.53%) JSP
10 6 (2.53%) Sass
11 5 (2.11%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.11%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.11%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.38%) User Experience
3 7 (2.95%) Replication
4 6 (2.53%) NHS
5 5 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.69%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.27%) Online Games
7 3 (1.27%) Social Media
8 2 (0.84%) CESG
8 2 (0.84%) PKI
8 2 (0.84%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.42%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.00%) Linux
2 18 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (6.33%) CentOS
4 13 (5.49%) Mac OS X
4 13 (5.49%) Unix
5 12 (5.06%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.22%) Windows
7 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (54.85%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (34.18%) DevOps
3 36 (15.19%) Microservices
3 36 (15.19%) Test Automation
4 24 (10.13%) Open Source
5 20 (8.44%) Configuration Management
5 20 (8.44%) SOA
6 19 (8.02%) API Design
6 19 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (8.02%) Data Protection
7 18 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (7.59%) Scrum
8 14 (5.91%) TDD
9 13 (5.49%) Build Automation
10 11 (4.64%) BDD
10 11 (4.64%) Web Operations
11 10 (4.22%) Automated Testing
11 10 (4.22%) ITIL
11 10 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (3.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (42.62%) Java
2 24 (10.13%) Ruby
3 21 (8.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.33%) SQL
5 13 (5.49%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.80%) Python
7 7 (2.95%) C#
8 6 (2.53%) Perl
9 5 (2.11%) Scala
9 5 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.69%) C
10 4 (1.69%) PHP
11 2 (0.84%) C++
11 2 (0.84%) R
12 1 (0.42%) ABAP
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.42%) VB
12 1 (0.42%) VB6
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 140 (59.07%) SC Cleared
2 26 (10.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 25 (10.55%) BC Cleared
4 4 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.69%) CISSP
5 3 (1.27%) Degree
6 2 (0.84%) CEH
6 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) ISEB
6 2 (0.84%) MCSA
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.42%) CCDP
7 1 (0.42%) CCIE
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) CCNP
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.42%) MBA
7 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (2.95%) QA
3 4 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) GPG13
5 1 (0.42%) HL7
5 1 (0.42%) WAI
5 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.06%) Docker
2 12 (5.06%) vSphere
3 5 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.69%) SRDF
5 3 (1.27%) Xen
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 72 (30.38%) Puppet
2 18 (7.59%) Bareos
2 18 (7.59%) yum
3 16 (6.75%) ZABBIX
4 14 (5.91%) logstash
4 14 (5.91%) Piwik
5 12 (5.06%) Ansible
6 5 (2.11%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (1.69%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.84%) StatsD
Vendors
1 30 (12.66%) Atlassian
2 26 (10.97%) VMware
3 14 (5.91%) Oracle
4 11 (4.64%) HP
5 10 (4.22%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.80%) Cisco
7 7 (2.95%) IBM
8 6 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.11%) BMC
9 5 (2.11%) EMC
10 4 (1.69%) Brocade
10 4 (1.69%) NetApp
10 4 (1.69%) SAP
10 4 (1.69%) Symantec
11 3 (1.27%) Google
11 3 (1.27%) Remedy
12 2 (0.84%) Adobe
12 2 (0.84%) Citrix
12 2 (0.84%) Sun
12 2 (0.84%) Teradata
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