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 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / Yorkshire
Rank 77 45 88
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +43
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 51 102 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.32% 3.60% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.09% 19.47% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 59 33
Median daily rate £425 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
317 524 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.42% 18.50% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 345 307
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.50 £22.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -27 30 £500 +11.11% 3
South Yorkshire -7 13 £425 +7.93% 1
North Yorkshire +14 6 £356 +14.00%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 111 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.42%) Java
4 20 (18.02%) VMware
5 19 (17.12%) ITIL
5 19 (17.12%) Cisco
6 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
6 14 (12.61%) Linux
6 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
7 13 (11.71%) Firewall
7 13 (11.71%) GitHub
8 12 (10.81%) Bitbucket
8 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
8 12 (10.81%) Docker
8 12 (10.81%) DevOps
8 12 (10.81%) Web Services
8 12 (10.81%) Windows
8 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
9 11 (9.91%) REST
9 11 (9.91%) Kubernetes
9 11 (9.91%) vRealize
10 10 (9.01%) etcd
10 10 (9.01%) flannel
10 10 (9.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 10 (9.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 10 (9.01%) Security Hardening
10 10 (9.01%) OpenStack
10 10 (9.01%) F5
10 10 (9.01%) Ruby

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.01%) OpenStack
2 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.11%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.71%) GitHub
2 6 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) Firewall
2 10 (9.01%) SSL
3 9 (8.11%) HTTP
3 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.50%) Internet
6 5 (4.50%) Wireless
7 2 (1.80%) BGP
7 2 (1.80%) MPLS
7 2 (1.80%) VoIP
7 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.90%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.90%) Intranet
8 1 (0.90%) IPv4
8 1 (0.90%) LAN
8 1 (0.90%) OSPF
8 1 (0.90%) TACACS
8 1 (0.90%) VPN
8 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
1 9 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (8.11%) Redis
2 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Bitbucket
1 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.60%) Maven
4 3 (2.70%) Gradle
5 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 5 (4.50%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Advertising
2 4 (3.60%) Publishing
3 3 (2.70%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (24.32%) Developer
2 15 (13.51%) Analyst
3 14 (12.61%) Architect
4 12 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Network Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Security Architect
7 5 (4.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Consultant
7 5 (4.50%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.60%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.60%) SSAS Developer
8 4 (3.60%) SSIS Developer
8 4 (3.60%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.81%) Web Services
2 11 (9.91%) REST
3 9 (8.11%) Node.js
3 9 (8.11%) RESTful
4 6 (5.41%) Spring
5 5 (4.50%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.60%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.70%) Java EE
7 3 (2.70%) Spring MVC
7 3 (2.70%) XML
8 2 (1.80%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.80%) CSS
8 2 (1.80%) CSS3
8 2 (1.80%) HTML
8 2 (1.80%) HTML5
8 2 (1.80%) J2EE
8 2 (1.80%) JPA
8 2 (1.80%) jQuery
8 2 (1.80%) React
9 1 (0.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Statistics
2 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) User Experience
3 3 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (1.80%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) BBC
5 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 12 (10.81%) Windows
3 9 (8.11%) CoreOS
3 9 (8.11%) RancherOS
4 7 (6.31%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.41%) Unix
6 4 (3.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.90%) CentOS
7 1 (0.90%) Fedora
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.12%) ITIL
3 12 (10.81%) DevOps
4 10 (9.01%) Security Hardening
5 9 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (8.11%) Service Management
6 8 (7.21%) BDD
6 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.31%) Migration
7 7 (6.31%) Project Management
7 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.41%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.41%) ETL
8 6 (5.41%) Open Source
8 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.41%) Scrum
8 6 (5.41%) Workflow
9 5 (4.50%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) Java
2 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.01%) Ruby
4 9 (8.11%) C
4 9 (8.11%) Go
5 5 (4.50%) C#
5 5 (4.50%) Scala
6 3 (2.70%) Groovy
6 3 (2.70%) SQL
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) Clojure
8 1 (0.90%) Perl
8 1 (0.90%) PHP
8 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.90%) Python
8 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.01%) CCNP
4 7 (6.31%) CCIE
5 5 (4.50%) CCNA
5 5 (4.50%) CCSE
5 5 (4.50%) CCSP
5 5 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.50%) JNCIP
5 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.60%) MCSA
6 4 (3.60%) MCSE
7 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.70%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) ISEB
8 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.90%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) GPG13
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Docker
2 10 (9.01%) etcd
2 10 (9.01%) flannel
3 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.60%) vSphere
6 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.90%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Kubernetes
1 11 (9.91%) vRealize
2 10 (9.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (9.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 9 (8.11%) Consul
3 9 (8.11%) Marathon
3 9 (8.11%) Mesos
3 9 (8.11%) Rancher
4 6 (5.41%) Ansible
5 3 (2.70%) Puppet
6 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.90%) OpenView
7 1 (0.90%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) VMware
2 19 (17.12%) Cisco
3 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.01%) F5
5 7 (6.31%) CheckPoint
5 7 (6.31%) Juniper
6 5 (4.50%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (3.60%) Aruba
7 4 (3.60%) HP
7 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.60%) Samsung
8 3 (2.70%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.70%) Nortel
8 3 (2.70%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle
9 2 (1.80%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.80%) SAP
10 1 (0.90%) Avaya
10 1 (0.90%) Nokia