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 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 82 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 60 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.13% 1.74% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.73% 12.86% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 28
Median daily rate £500 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £25.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.00 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +61.99%
SC Cleared
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
437 381 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.49% 13.55% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 251 198
Median daily rate £410 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £16.73 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 30 £425 +25.00% 3
South Yorkshire -3 16 £500 +40.35% 1
North Yorkshire +9 4 £343 -27.89% 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 91 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (50.90%) Puppet
3 85 (50.90%) DevOps
4 76 (45.51%) Jenkins
5 71 (42.51%) Java
6 61 (36.53%) Linux
7 59 (35.33%) Git (software)
8 44 (26.35%) Configuration Management
9 40 (23.95%) Maven
9 40 (23.95%) logstash
10 39 (23.35%) Docker
10 39 (23.35%) Amazon AWS
11 38 (22.75%) Ansible
11 38 (22.75%) Ruby
12 32 (19.16%) Test Automation
13 31 (18.56%) JIRA
14 29 (17.37%) VMware
14 29 (17.37%) Confluence
14 29 (17.37%) Microservices
15 28 (16.77%) SonarQube
16 27 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (14.97%) Scrum
17 25 (14.97%) SQL
17 25 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (13.77%) Atlassian
18 23 (13.77%) Selenium
19 22 (13.17%) Sensu
20 21 (12.57%) NoSQL

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 29 (17.37%) Confluence
2 21 (12.57%) nginx
3 16 (9.58%) OpenStack
4 10 (5.99%) Node.js
5 4 (2.40%) JBoss
5 4 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.80%) Apache
6 3 (1.80%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.20%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.20%) IIS
7 2 (1.20%) Jetty
7 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.35%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.98%) GitHub
3 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.80%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.80%) IaaS
4 3 (1.80%) PaaS
4 3 (1.80%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.78%) Firewall
2 6 (3.59%) HTTP
3 5 (2.99%) SSL
3 5 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.40%) DNS
5 3 (1.80%) DHCP
5 3 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.20%) DMZ
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.60%) FTP
7 1 (0.60%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) IPsec
7 1 (0.60%) LAN
7 1 (0.60%) LDAP
7 1 (0.60%) MPLS
7 1 (0.60%) NAS
7 1 (0.60%) SAN
7 1 (0.60%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.59%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.59%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.80%) Redis
6 2 (1.20%) MySQL
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.20%) QlikView
7 1 (0.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 76 (45.51%) Jenkins
2 59 (35.33%) Git (software)
3 40 (23.95%) Maven
4 31 (18.56%) JIRA
5 28 (16.77%) SonarQube
6 23 (13.77%) Selenium
7 19 (11.38%) Artifactory
7 19 (11.38%) GitLab
8 16 (9.58%) Appium
8 16 (9.58%) Liquibase
8 16 (9.58%) Mocha
9 14 (8.38%) JUnit
10 13 (7.78%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (4.19%) Cucumber
12 4 (2.40%) JMeter
12 4 (2.40%) Subversion
13 2 (1.20%) Grunt
13 2 (1.20%) MSI
13 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.78%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Advertising
3 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (19.76%) Architect
1 33 (19.76%) Developer
1 33 (19.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (9.58%) Operations Engineer
3 14 (8.38%) DevOps Manager
4 10 (5.99%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (5.99%) DevOps Architect
4 10 (5.99%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (5.39%) Applications Architect
6 8 (4.79%) Java Developer
6 8 (4.79%) Lead Architect
7 7 (4.19%) Tester
8 6 (3.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.59%) Project Manager
9 5 (2.99%) Analyst
9 5 (2.99%) Senior Developer
9 5 (2.99%) Technical Developer
10 4 (2.40%) Automation Tester
10 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (2.40%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.17%) Sensu
2 17 (10.18%) WSDL
2 17 (10.18%) XSD
3 16 (9.58%) Chai
4 9 (5.39%) .NET
5 6 (3.59%) MCollective
6 5 (2.99%) HTML
7 4 (2.40%) CSS
7 4 (2.40%) J2EE
7 4 (2.40%) REST
8 2 (1.20%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.20%) CSS3
8 2 (1.20%) EJB
8 2 (1.20%) HTML5
8 2 (1.20%) LESS
8 2 (1.20%) lodash
8 2 (1.20%) React
8 2 (1.20%) Sass
8 2 (1.20%) SOAP
8 2 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.80%) Clustering
2 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
2 3 (1.80%) User Experience
3 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.60%) CMDB
3 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.60%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.53%) Linux
2 25 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (11.38%) CoreOS
4 16 (9.58%) CentOS
4 16 (9.58%) Ubuntu
5 12 (7.19%) Unix
6 8 (4.79%) Windows
7 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.20%) Solaris
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (50.90%) DevOps
3 44 (26.35%) Configuration Management
4 32 (19.16%) Test Automation
5 29 (17.37%) Microservices
6 27 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (14.97%) Scrum
8 18 (10.78%) API Design
9 17 (10.18%) Build Automation
10 13 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.78%) Data Protection
10 13 (7.78%) Security Hardening
11 12 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (7.19%) Service Design
12 11 (6.59%) SOA
13 10 (5.99%) Open Source
14 9 (5.39%) Web Operations
15 7 (4.19%) API Development
15 7 (4.19%) ITIL
15 7 (4.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.51%) Java
2 38 (22.75%) Ruby
3 25 (14.97%) SQL
4 19 (11.38%) Go
5 16 (9.58%) Bash Shell
6 13 (7.78%) Python
7 11 (6.59%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.19%) C++
8 7 (4.19%) Perl
9 6 (3.59%) Erlang
10 4 (2.40%) C#
10 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.40%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.80%) C
11 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.20%) PHP
12 2 (1.20%) Scala
13 1 (0.60%) Clojure
13 1 (0.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 167 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.40%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) CEH
4 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.20%) CISSP
4 2 (1.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CCNA
5 1 (0.60%) CCNP
5 1 (0.60%) CISA
5 1 (0.60%) CISM
5 1 (0.60%) CISMP
5 1 (0.60%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.60%) Degree
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (23.35%) Docker
2 25 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.38%) Ceph
3 19 (11.38%) etcd
3 19 (11.38%) flannel
3 19 (11.38%) GlusterFS
4 16 (9.58%) vSphere
5 5 (2.99%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.20%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 85 (50.90%) Puppet
2 40 (23.95%) logstash
3 38 (22.75%) Ansible
4 19 (11.38%) Graphite
4 19 (11.38%) HAProxy
4 19 (11.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 19 (11.38%) Kubernetes
4 19 (11.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 17 (10.18%) Piwik
6 12 (7.19%) Bareos
6 12 (7.19%) yum
7 9 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (4.19%) Grafana
8 7 (4.19%) Kibana
8 7 (4.19%) Salt
8 7 (4.19%) Uchiwa
9 6 (3.59%) ZABBIX
10 5 (2.99%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (17.37%) VMware
2 23 (13.77%) Atlassian
3 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.99%) Cisco
4 10 (5.99%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.39%) HP
6 8 (4.79%) Oracle
7 7 (4.19%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.99%) BMC
9 4 (2.40%) Symantec
10 3 (1.80%) CA
10 3 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.80%) Cognos
10 3 (1.80%) Dell
10 3 (1.80%) Sun
11 2 (1.20%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.20%) Peregrine
11 2 (1.20%) Remedy
11 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.20%) Sybase
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