The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 82 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 54 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.81% 1.43% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.27% 13.75% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 21
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£350 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £271 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -64.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.62 £15.50 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £22.45 £46.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -14.28%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
407 240 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.63% 10.38% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 142 166
Average daily rate £360 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% -58.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.75 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 33 £340 -16.04% 8
South Yorkshire +5 20 £363 -14.70% 2
North Yorkshire -12 1 £500 +17.64% 2
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SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (31.43%) Oracle
3 32 (30.48%) ITIL
4 27 (25.71%) UNIX
5 26 (24.76%) SQL
6 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 19 (18.10%) Java
8 19 (18.10%) Linux
9 17 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (13.33%) Windows
10 14 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (12.38%) ETL
11 13 (12.38%) Configuration Management
12 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (11.43%) Spring
12 12 (11.43%) MongoDB
12 12 (11.43%) Percona
13 11 (10.48%) Cucumber
13 11 (10.48%) Data Centre
13 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
13 11 (10.48%) MySQL
13 11 (10.48%) Shell Script
14 10 (9.52%) Citrix
14 10 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database
15 9 (8.57%) Open Source
15 9 (8.57%) Splunk
15 9 (8.57%) LDAP
15 9 (8.57%) Cisco

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.67%) Apache
2 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) IIS
3 4 (3.81%) Alfresco
3 4 (3.81%) Node.js
4 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.86%) Drupal
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.90%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) Documentum
6 1 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) GoldMine
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.95%) IaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) LDAP
2 5 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (2.86%) DNS
3 3 (2.86%) WAN
3 3 (2.86%) LAN
3 3 (2.86%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.86%) 4G
4 2 (1.90%) Intranet
4 2 (1.90%) Firewall
4 2 (1.90%) Extranet
4 2 (1.90%) MPLS
4 2 (1.90%) ATM
4 2 (1.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) SSL
5 1 (0.95%) PBX
5 1 (0.95%) VoIP
5 1 (0.95%) DPNSS
5 1 (0.95%) QSIG
5 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.48%) MySQL
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.57%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.95%) HBase
8 1 (0.95%) Redis
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.57%) Maven
3 8 (7.62%) Subversion
3 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.67%) JUnit
5 6 (5.71%) PVCS
5 6 (5.71%) Ant
5 6 (5.71%) GitLab
6 3 (2.86%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.86%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.86%) Mockito
7 2 (1.90%) Selenium
7 2 (1.90%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.90%) Toad
7 2 (1.90%) NUnit
8 1 (0.95%) JIRA
8 1 (0.95%) ERwin
8 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Law
2 2 (1.90%) Legal
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
3 1 (0.95%) Billing
3 1 (0.95%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Analyst
2 16 (15.24%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) Support Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) DBA
4 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.57%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Database Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.62%) MySQL DBA
6 7 (6.67%) Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.81%) Applications Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Database Consultant
9 3 (2.86%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Administrator
9 3 (2.86%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) Spring
2 7 (6.67%) J2EE
3 6 (5.71%) Spring MVC
4 4 (3.81%) HTML
5 3 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.86%) Kafka
5 3 (2.86%) Symfony
6 2 (1.90%) CSS
6 2 (1.90%) JAX-RS
6 2 (1.90%) REST
7 1 (0.95%) CSS3
7 1 (0.95%) XML
7 1 (0.95%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.95%) jQuery
7 1 (0.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.48%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.57%) Replication
3 9 (8.57%) Clustering
4 6 (5.71%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.81%) FlexPod
6 3 (2.86%) PDA
7 2 (1.90%) Statistics
7 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.95%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.95%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.71%) UNIX
2 19 (18.10%) Linux
3 14 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (2.86%) Solaris
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.90%) CentOS
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.90%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) ITIL
2 24 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (12.38%) ETL
4 13 (12.38%) Configuration Management
5 9 (8.57%) Open Source
6 7 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.67%) Project Management
6 7 (6.67%) Migration
7 6 (5.71%) MVC
7 6 (5.71%) TDD
7 6 (5.71%) Service Management
7 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.71%) Web Development
7 6 (5.71%) SDLC
8 5 (4.76%) Microservices
9 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (3.81%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) SQL
2 21 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 19 (18.10%) Java
4 11 (10.48%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.81%) PHP
6 4 (3.81%) Go
7 3 (2.86%) C
8 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) Scala
9 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
9 1 (0.95%) C#
9 1 (0.95%) C++
9 1 (0.95%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) Degree
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.90%) PMP
6 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.90%) CCNP
6 2 (1.90%) CCDA
6 2 (1.90%) CCDP
6 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.95%) ISEB
7 1 (0.95%) CCNA
7 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) SLA
2 4 (3.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) Terminal Server
2 3 (2.86%) Docker
3 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.95%) HDFS
4 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) OpenView
2 5 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.81%) Puppet
3 4 (3.81%) Ansible
4 3 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.86%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.90%) SCCM
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Salt
6 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Oracle
2 12 (11.43%) Percona
3 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.52%) Citrix
5 9 (8.57%) Cisco
5 9 (8.57%) Splunk
6 6 (5.71%) Sun
6 6 (5.71%) HP
7 5 (4.76%) Remedy
8 4 (3.81%) VMware
9 3 (2.86%) Juniper
9 3 (2.86%) CA
9 3 (2.86%) Peregrine
10 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.90%) McAfee
10 2 (1.90%) Nortel
10 2 (1.90%) NetApp
10 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.95%) Spiceworks
Yorkshire and the Humber
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
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