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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 91 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 49 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.74% 1.95% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.57% 15.61% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 35
Average daily rate
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£355 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £569 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.97%
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
361 314 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.82% 12.47% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 192 156
Average daily rate £330 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% +21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.61 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
West Yorkshire -15 30 £340 +13.33% 4
South Yorkshire -3 12 £356 +35.19% 1
North Yorkshire +7 6 £475 +111.11%
Humberside - 1 £420 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (34.04%) Oracle
2 32 (34.04%) ITIL
3 29 (30.85%) SQL
4 27 (28.72%) UNIX
5 21 (22.34%) PL/SQL
6 16 (17.02%) Java
6 16 (17.02%) Subversion
6 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (13.83%) ETL
8 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.77%) Linux
8 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
9 11 (11.70%) Configuration Management
9 11 (11.70%) LDAP
9 11 (11.70%) Spring
9 11 (11.70%) Oracle OWB
9 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.70%) Splunk
10 10 (10.64%) Cisco
10 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
11 9 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (9.57%) OpenView
11 9 (9.57%) HP
11 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
11 9 (9.57%) Service Management
12 8 (8.51%) Project Management
12 8 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (8.51%) PVCS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (4.26%) IIS
1 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.26%) Apache
1 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.06%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.06%) Documentum
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.06%) GoldMine
1 1 (1.06%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) LDAP
2 6 (6.38%) VPN
3 5 (5.32%) DNS
3 5 (5.32%) Intranet
4 4 (4.26%) Firewall
5 3 (3.19%) 4G
5 3 (3.19%) LAN
5 3 (3.19%) WAN
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.13%) MPLS
6 2 (2.13%) Extranet
6 2 (2.13%) ATM
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.06%) HTTP
7 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.06%) SSL
7 1 (1.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.32%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Subversion
2 8 (8.51%) PVCS
2 8 (8.51%) JUnit
3 6 (6.38%) Maven
4 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.32%) Ant
5 4 (4.26%) GitLab
5 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.26%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.06%) NUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Mockito
7 1 (1.06%) Toad
7 1 (1.06%) ERwin
General
1 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Law
3 2 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Support Analyst
3 12 (12.77%) Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Database Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.38%) Administrator
6 6 (6.38%) Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.32%) MySQL DBA
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) DBA
8 4 (4.26%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) Solaris Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) Spring
2 8 (8.51%) J2EE
3 4 (4.26%) Spring MVC
4 3 (3.19%) .NET
5 2 (2.13%) Spring Batch
6 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.06%) REST
6 1 (1.06%) HTML
6 1 (1.06%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.32%) Cryptography
2 5 (5.32%) Replication
2 5 (5.32%) Clustering
2 5 (5.32%) Open Source
3 4 (4.26%) FlexPod
4 3 (3.19%) PDA
5 2 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) UNIX
2 12 (12.77%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) Windows
4 6 (6.38%) Solaris
5 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.06%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) ITIL
2 13 (13.83%) ETL
3 11 (11.70%) Configuration Management
3 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.57%) Service Management
5 8 (8.51%) Project Management
6 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (6.38%) Migration
7 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.26%) MVC
8 4 (4.26%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.26%) Web Development
9 3 (3.19%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.19%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.19%) Document Management
9 3 (3.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) SQL
2 21 (22.34%) PL/SQL
3 16 (17.02%) Java
4 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.19%) C#
6 2 (2.13%) C
7 1 (1.06%) R
7 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) VB
7 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.32%) BC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (3.19%) Degree
5 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.19%) CCNA
6 2 (2.13%) PMP
6 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.13%) CCNP
6 2 (2.13%) CCDA
6 2 (2.13%) CCDP
6 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.13%) CCSA
7 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.06%) CCSP
7 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.19%) Terminal Server
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) OpenView
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.06%) WSUS
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.06%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Oracle
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.70%) Splunk
4 10 (10.64%) Cisco
5 9 (9.57%) HP
6 5 (5.32%) Percona
6 5 (5.32%) Sun
6 5 (5.32%) Citrix
7 3 (3.19%) NetApp
7 3 (3.19%) Remedy
8 2 (2.13%) Nortel
8 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.13%) Juniper
8 2 (2.13%) F5
8 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.13%) VMware
9 1 (1.06%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.06%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.06%) IBM
9 1 (1.06%) EMC
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