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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 78 87 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 51 31 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.95% 1.35% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.32% 12.02% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.60 £15.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.58% -32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £15.50 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £15.50 £112.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.13 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -36.57%
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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
414 258 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.82% 11.23% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 156 165
Average daily rate £340 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.76% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.69 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +1 35 £350 +16.66% 3
South Yorkshire +5 14 £393 +106.92% 1
North Yorkshire -1 2 £283 +13.00%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (25.40%) Oracle
3 28 (22.22%) Linux
3 28 (22.22%) Service Management
4 23 (18.25%) Splunk
4 23 (18.25%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (18.25%) Oracle Database
5 21 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 21 (16.67%) Java
6 20 (15.87%) UNIX
6 20 (15.87%) LDAP
7 19 (15.08%) ITIL
8 18 (14.29%) Puppet
9 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
10 16 (12.70%) CentOS
11 14 (11.11%) HP
11 14 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 14 (11.11%) Cisco
12 13 (10.32%) DNS
12 13 (10.32%) SQL
13 12 (9.52%) NHS
13 12 (9.52%) Windows
13 12 (9.52%) Incident Management
14 11 (8.73%) Firewall
14 11 (8.73%) Workflow
14 11 (8.73%) Subversion
14 11 (8.73%) Solaris
15 10 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (7.14%) Management Information System

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.76%) Apache
2 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.38%) SAS
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Office
2 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.87%) LDAP
2 13 (10.32%) DNS
3 11 (8.73%) Firewall
4 6 (4.76%) SAN
5 5 (3.97%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (3.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.38%) Wireless
6 3 (2.38%) Network Security
6 3 (2.38%) LAN
6 3 (2.38%) DHCP
6 3 (2.38%) Internet
7 2 (1.59%) OSPF
7 2 (1.59%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.59%) HTTP
7 2 (1.59%) RIP
7 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.59%) SSH
7 2 (1.59%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.25%) PostgreSQL
1 23 (18.25%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle OWB
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.59%) MySQL
7 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.79%) Redis
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Subversion
2 8 (6.35%) JUnit
3 7 (5.56%) DbUnit
4 3 (2.38%) PVCS
5 2 (1.59%) MSI
5 2 (1.59%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (4.76%) Finance
1 6 (4.76%) Law
1 6 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (17.46%) Analyst
2 17 (13.49%) Developer
3 13 (10.32%) Support Analyst
4 10 (7.94%) Administrator
5 9 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (3.97%) UNIX Engineer
7 5 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (3.97%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.97%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.17%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.17%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.38%) Data Manager
9 3 (2.38%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.76%) J2EE
2 5 (3.97%) Spring
3 3 (2.38%) HTML
3 3 (2.38%) .NET
3 3 (2.38%) CSS
3 3 (2.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.38%) Series 60
4 2 (1.59%) Spring Batch
4 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.59%) XML
4 2 (1.59%) JSP
4 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.79%) COM
5 1 (0.79%) SOAP
5 1 (0.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.79%) JSF
5 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.79%) Java EE
5 1 (0.79%) JSON
5 1 (0.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) NHS
2 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.38%) HP StorageWorks
3 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.59%) Kindle
4 2 (1.59%) e-Health
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
5 1 (0.79%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.22%) Linux
2 20 (15.87%) UNIX
3 16 (12.70%) CentOS
4 12 (9.52%) Windows
5 11 (8.73%) Solaris
6 8 (6.35%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.56%) AIX
8 5 (3.97%) HPUX
8 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.59%) Debian
10 2 (1.59%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.79%) Android
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Service Management
2 19 (15.08%) ITIL
3 14 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 12 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.73%) Workflow
6 10 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.76%) OO
8 6 (4.76%) OOD
9 5 (3.97%) ETL
9 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.97%) ITSM
9 5 (3.97%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.17%) DevOps
10 4 (3.17%) Project Management
10 4 (3.17%) Migration
10 4 (3.17%) Business Analysis
11 3 (2.38%) Data Management
11 3 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) Java
2 13 (10.32%) SQL
3 8 (6.35%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.17%) C++
5 4 (3.17%) Perl
6 3 (2.38%) PHP
6 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) C
6 3 (2.38%) C#
7 2 (1.59%) VBScript
7 2 (1.59%) VB
7 2 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 126 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) Degree
3 4 (3.17%) CCNA
3 4 (3.17%) ISEB
3 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) MCSE
4 2 (1.59%) CCSA
4 2 (1.59%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.79%) CIPD
5 1 (0.79%) CCSP
5 1 (0.79%) CCNP
5 1 (0.79%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.38%) Firmware
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.79%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (14.29%) Puppet
2 9 (7.14%) Nagios
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.38%) OpenView
4 3 (2.38%) Unicenter
4 3 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.59%) WSUS
5 2 (1.59%) SCCM
5 2 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.59%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 32 (25.40%) Oracle
2 23 (18.25%) Splunk
3 21 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
5 14 (11.11%) Cisco
5 14 (11.11%) HP
6 7 (5.56%) VMware
7 6 (4.76%) Citrix
8 5 (3.97%) Sun
8 5 (3.97%) CA
8 5 (3.97%) Websense
8 5 (3.97%) Brocade
9 4 (3.17%) F5
9 4 (3.17%) Remedy
9 4 (3.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.38%) Symantec
10 3 (2.38%) McAfee
10 3 (2.38%) Juniper
10 3 (2.38%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.59%) ProCurve
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