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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 58 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 57 54 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.09% 3.23% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.80% 24.55% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 12
Average daily rate
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£343 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £115 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+81.00% -36.00%
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
250 220 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.54% 13.17% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 133 76
Average daily rate £370 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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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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 +8 51 £333 -11.33% 7
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 59 (45.74%) SC Cleared
2 39 (30.23%) Oracle
3 36 (27.91%) Java
4 33 (25.58%) UNIX
4 33 (25.58%) Linux
5 32 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (21.71%) ITIL
6 28 (21.71%) SQL
7 19 (14.73%) LDAP
7 19 (14.73%) Subversion
8 18 (13.95%) Service Management
8 18 (13.95%) NHS
8 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
8 18 (13.95%) Splunk
9 17 (13.18%) HTML
10 16 (12.40%) PL/SQL
10 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
10 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
11 15 (11.63%) C#
12 14 (10.85%) .NET
12 14 (10.85%) Windows
12 14 (10.85%) Python
13 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
13 12 (9.30%) DNS
13 12 (9.30%) Solaris
13 12 (9.30%) CSS
14 11 (8.53%) Open Source
15 10 (7.75%) J2EE
15 10 (7.75%) HTTP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.78%) Node.js
2 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.78%) Documentum
2 1 (0.78%) SAS
2 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) LDAP
2 12 (9.30%) DNS
3 10 (7.75%) HTTP
4 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.43%) Firewall
5 4 (3.10%) SSL
5 4 (3.10%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.33%) Junos
6 3 (2.33%) MPLS
6 3 (2.33%) OSPF
6 3 (2.33%) BGP
6 3 (2.33%) RSVP
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.55%) SAN
8 1 (0.78%) Intranet
8 1 (0.78%) VPN
8 1 (0.78%) LAN
8 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.98%) Oracle OWB
4 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.88%) MySQL
6 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.10%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.78%) Redis
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 19 (14.73%) Subversion
2 7 (5.43%) Maven
2 7 (5.43%) JUnit
3 6 (4.65%) PVCS
3 6 (4.65%) DbUnit
4 5 (3.88%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.88%) Ant
5 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.55%) Selenium
6 2 (1.55%) Mockito
6 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.78%) QUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.78%) Sahi
7 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.78%) JMeter
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
7 1 (0.78%) WATIR
General
1 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (1.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) Analyst
3 17 (13.18%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Administrator
6 9 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.20%) Architect
7 8 (6.20%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.20%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (5.43%) Database Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Tester
9 5 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.10%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) DBA
10 4 (3.10%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.10%) MySQL DBA
11 3 (2.33%) Designer
11 3 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.18%) HTML
2 14 (10.85%) .NET
3 12 (9.30%) CSS
4 10 (7.75%) J2EE
5 7 (5.43%) Spring
5 7 (5.43%) REST
6 6 (4.65%) Mustache
6 6 (4.65%) jQuery
6 6 (4.65%) Web Services
6 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.10%) JAX-RS
8 4 (3.10%) Backbone.js
8 4 (3.10%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.10%) Ninject
8 4 (3.10%) NLog
8 4 (3.10%) Underscore.js
8 4 (3.10%) SignalR
9 3 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.95%) NHS
2 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.53%) Open Source
4 8 (6.20%) Replication
5 5 (3.88%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.88%) User Experience
6 4 (3.10%) Clustering
7 3 (2.33%) Statistics
8 2 (1.55%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.55%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.78%) GIS
9 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) PKI
9 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.58%) UNIX
1 33 (25.58%) Linux
2 14 (10.85%) Windows
3 12 (9.30%) Solaris
4 9 (6.98%) CentOS
5 8 (6.20%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.20%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.10%) zOS
6 4 (3.10%) SUSE
6 4 (3.10%) AIX
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.78%) Debian
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) ITIL
3 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
3 18 (13.95%) Service Management
4 10 (7.75%) Project Management
5 9 (6.98%) ETL
5 9 (6.98%) MVC
6 8 (6.20%) Web Design
6 8 (6.20%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.43%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (4.65%) User Stories
8 6 (4.65%) DevOps
8 6 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.65%) OO
8 6 (4.65%) OOD
8 6 (4.65%) Workflow
9 5 (3.88%) Migration
9 5 (3.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.91%) Java
2 28 (21.71%) SQL
3 16 (12.40%) PL/SQL
4 15 (11.63%) C#
5 14 (10.85%) Python
6 10 (7.75%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.20%) PHP
8 7 (5.43%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.65%) Scala
10 5 (3.88%) Ruby
10 5 (3.88%) C
10 5 (3.88%) VB
11 2 (1.55%) C++
11 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.78%) R
12 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (45.74%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.98%) BC Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.10%) CCNA
5 3 (2.33%) CCIE
5 3 (2.33%) CCSA
5 3 (2.33%) JNCIP
5 3 (2.33%) JNCIE
5 3 (2.33%) CCNP
6 2 (1.55%) Degree
6 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CCSP
7 1 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) QEMU
3 1 (0.78%) KVM
3 1 (0.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (6.20%) Puppet
2 6 (4.65%) OpenView
3 2 (1.55%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.78%) SCCM
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 39 (30.23%) Oracle
2 18 (13.95%) Splunk
3 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.98%) Cisco
5 8 (6.20%) HP
6 7 (5.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.43%) F5
7 5 (3.88%) Remedy
7 5 (3.88%) Sun
8 4 (3.10%) Percona
8 4 (3.10%) VMware
9 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.33%) Juniper
10 2 (1.55%) EMC
11 1 (0.78%) Citrix
11 1 (0.78%) NetApp
11 1 (0.78%) IBM
11 1 (0.78%) Perforce
11 1 (0.78%) OpenText
11 1 (0.78%) Mitel
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