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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 61 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 69 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.00% 2.93% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.92% 25.00% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 9
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£411 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.08% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £444 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.14 £15.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -56.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £15.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.24 £16.30 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% +10.00%
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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
301 196 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.08% 11.73% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 119 93
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.56 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.50 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Leeds -8 67 £411 +43.04% 30
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Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 65 (50.39%) SC Cleared
2 51 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.03%) Java
4 29 (22.48%) SQL
4 29 (22.48%) Oracle
5 28 (21.71%) Linux
6 23 (17.83%) ITIL
7 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
8 21 (16.28%) UNIX
9 19 (14.73%) TDD
10 18 (13.95%) Git (software)
11 17 (13.18%) MongoDB
12 16 (12.40%) Spring
12 16 (12.40%) Configuration Management
12 16 (12.40%) MySQL
13 15 (11.63%) Replication
13 15 (11.63%) Jenkins
14 14 (10.85%) Cucumber
15 13 (10.08%) BC Cleared
15 13 (10.08%) MVC
16 12 (9.30%) Project Management
16 12 (9.30%) Windows
16 12 (9.30%) PL/SQL
16 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (9.30%) BDD
17 11 (8.53%) Open Source
17 11 (8.53%) QA
17 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
18 10 (7.75%) .NET
18 10 (7.75%) JUnit

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (5.43%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.65%) Node.js
3 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.10%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) Apache
4 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.33%) Jetty
4 3 (2.33%) nginx
5 2 (1.55%) WordPress
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) assyst
1 3 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) GitHub
2 7 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.33%) Google App Engine
4 3 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) DNS
1 7 (5.43%) HTTP
1 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.88%) VPN
3 4 (3.10%) SSL
3 4 (3.10%) SAN
3 4 (3.10%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.33%) 4G
4 3 (2.33%) LDAP
4 3 (2.33%) DHCP
4 3 (2.33%) FTP
4 3 (2.33%) IPsec
4 3 (2.33%) MPLS
5 2 (1.55%) VoIP
5 2 (1.55%) ATM
6 1 (0.78%) PBX
6 1 (0.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.78%) OSPF
6 1 (0.78%) BGP
6 1 (0.78%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.18%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.40%) MySQL
3 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.98%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.55%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.85%) Cucumber
4 10 (7.75%) JUnit
4 10 (7.75%) GitLab
5 8 (6.20%) Subversion
6 6 (4.65%) Maven
7 4 (3.10%) NUnit
8 3 (2.33%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.33%) PVCS
8 3 (2.33%) Toad
9 2 (1.55%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.55%) Selenium
9 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.55%) Ant
9 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.55%) Mockito
9 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.10%) Finance
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Law
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Developer
2 21 (16.28%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.40%) Analyst
4 12 (9.30%) DBA
5 7 (5.43%) MySQL DBA
6 6 (4.65%) Test Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.88%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.10%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.10%) Consultant
9 3 (2.33%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.33%) Architect
9 3 (2.33%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.33%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.33%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (2.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.33%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.40%) Spring
2 10 (7.75%) Spring MVC
2 10 (7.75%) .NET
3 8 (6.20%) J2EE
3 8 (6.20%) HTML
4 7 (5.43%) RESTful
5 6 (4.65%) Servlets
5 6 (4.65%) CSS
6 5 (3.88%) Mustache
7 4 (3.10%) jQuery
7 4 (3.10%) Java EE
7 4 (3.10%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.33%) XHTML
8 3 (2.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.33%) JSP
8 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.33%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.33%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.33%) Ninject
8 3 (2.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Replication
2 9 (6.98%) NHS
3 8 (6.20%) Clustering
3 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.33%) User Experience
5 3 (2.33%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (2.33%) PDA
6 2 (1.55%) CMDB
6 2 (1.55%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.55%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.78%) IVR
7 1 (0.78%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.71%) Linux
2 21 (16.28%) UNIX
3 12 (9.30%) Windows
4 7 (5.43%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.88%) Solaris
7 4 (3.10%) zOS
7 4 (3.10%) SUSE
7 4 (3.10%) AIX
8 3 (2.33%) CentOS
9 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.78%) Debian
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.83%) ITIL
3 19 (14.73%) TDD
4 16 (12.40%) Configuration Management
5 13 (10.08%) MVC
6 12 (9.30%) Project Management
6 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.30%) BDD
7 11 (8.53%) Open Source
8 10 (7.75%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.75%) Microservices
9 9 (6.98%) SDLC
10 8 (6.20%) DevOps
11 7 (5.43%) Service Management
11 7 (5.43%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.65%) Migration
12 6 (4.65%) Scrum
12 6 (4.65%) User Stories
13 5 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.88%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.03%) Java
2 29 (22.48%) SQL
3 12 (9.30%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.20%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.65%) C#
5 6 (4.65%) Python
5 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.33%) PHP
8 2 (1.55%) VB
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) VB6
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (50.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (10.08%) BC Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.33%) CCNP
5 3 (2.33%) ISEB
5 3 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.55%) CCDA
6 2 (1.55%) CCDP
6 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.78%) CCIE
7 1 (0.78%) Degree
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.78%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.33%) Terminal Server
2 3 (2.33%) Xen
2 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.33%) SRDF
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.33%) Puppet
2 3 (2.33%) OpenView
2 3 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.78%) Nessus
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (22.48%) Oracle
2 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.75%) Cisco
4 8 (6.20%) Splunk
4 8 (6.20%) Percona
5 6 (4.65%) IBM
5 6 (4.65%) VMware
6 4 (3.10%) Remedy
6 4 (3.10%) HP
6 4 (3.10%) F5
7 3 (2.33%) EMC
7 3 (2.33%) Citrix
7 3 (2.33%) Juniper
7 3 (2.33%) NetApp
7 3 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.33%) Google
7 3 (2.33%) Brocade
8 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.55%) Nortel
8 2 (1.55%) Sun
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