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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 88 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 57 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.06% 1.86% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.51% 13.32% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 25
Median daily rate £500 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £314 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £460 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +84.61%
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
422 413 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.22% 13.95% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 281 173
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
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 £15.06 £13.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 0 26 £533 +56.61% 1
South Yorkshire -1 17 £430 +18.62% 2
North Yorkshire +5 7 £350 -30.00%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (41.61%) Puppet
3 57 (41.61%) DevOps
4 50 (36.50%) Linux
5 47 (34.31%) Jenkins
6 46 (33.58%) Java
7 43 (31.39%) Git (software)
8 35 (25.55%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (24.82%) Ansible
9 34 (24.82%) logstash
9 34 (24.82%) Configuration Management
10 32 (23.36%) Docker
11 31 (22.63%) Ruby
12 26 (18.98%) SQL
13 22 (16.06%) Sensu
13 22 (16.06%) GitHub
13 22 (16.06%) Maven
14 21 (15.33%) nginx
15 20 (14.60%) NoSQL
16 19 (13.87%) HAProxy
16 19 (13.87%) Artifactory
16 19 (13.87%) Go
16 19 (13.87%) Ceph
16 19 (13.87%) GitLab
16 19 (13.87%) Graphite
16 19 (13.87%) CoreOS
16 19 (13.87%) GlusterFS
16 19 (13.87%) Kubernetes
16 19 (13.87%) etcd

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 21 (15.33%) nginx
2 14 (10.22%) Confluence
3 12 (8.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.46%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.46%) IIS
6 2 (1.46%) JBoss
6 2 (1.46%) Jetty
6 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.73%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.46%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.55%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (16.06%) GitHub
3 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.92%) PaaS
5 3 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.46%) Office 365
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.73%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.73%) IaaS
7 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) Firewall
2 6 (4.38%) HTTP
3 5 (3.65%) SSL
3 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.19%) 3G
4 3 (2.19%) 4G
4 3 (2.19%) DNS
4 3 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.46%) DHCP
5 2 (1.46%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.73%) DMZ
6 1 (0.73%) FTP
6 1 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.73%) IPsec
6 1 (0.73%) LAN
6 1 (0.73%) Network Security
6 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.19%) Redis
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.73%) MySQL
8 1 (0.73%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.73%) QlikView
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (34.31%) Jenkins
2 43 (31.39%) Git (software)
3 22 (16.06%) Maven
4 19 (13.87%) Artifactory
4 19 (13.87%) GitLab
5 14 (10.22%) JIRA
6 13 (9.49%) SonarQube
7 10 (7.30%) Selenium
8 9 (6.57%) Appium
8 9 (6.57%) Mocha
9 5 (3.65%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.92%) JUnit
10 4 (2.92%) Liquibase
11 3 (2.19%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.46%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.46%) Subversion
13 1 (0.73%) Gradle
13 1 (0.73%) gulp
13 1 (0.73%) Protractor
13 1 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (8.76%) Finance
2 5 (3.65%) Advertising
2 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.46%) Back Office
4 1 (0.73%) Electronics
4 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (18.98%) Architect
1 26 (18.98%) Developer
1 26 (18.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (13.87%) Lead DevOps
3 13 (9.49%) DevOps Manager
4 9 (6.57%) Applications Architect
4 9 (6.57%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (5.84%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (5.84%) Lead Architect
6 7 (5.11%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.38%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.65%) SSAS Developer
8 5 (3.65%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (3.65%) SSRS Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.06%) Sensu
2 11 (8.03%) WSDL
2 11 (8.03%) XSD
3 9 (6.57%) .NET
3 9 (6.57%) Chai
4 8 (5.84%) Node.js
5 6 (4.38%) MCollective
6 5 (3.65%) HTML
7 4 (2.92%) CSS
8 3 (2.19%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.19%) J2EE
8 3 (2.19%) jQuery
8 3 (2.19%) REST
8 3 (2.19%) Sass
9 2 (1.46%) EJB
9 2 (1.46%) Velocity
10 1 (0.73%) CGI
10 1 (0.73%) Servlets
10 1 (0.73%) SOAP
10 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.46%) Clustering
3 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.46%) User Experience
4 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.73%) CESG
4 1 (0.73%) CMDB
4 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.73%) NHS
4 1 (0.73%) Psychology
4 1 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (36.50%) Linux
2 19 (13.87%) CoreOS
3 14 (10.22%) CentOS
3 14 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (10.22%) Ubuntu
4 11 (8.03%) Unix
5 5 (3.65%) Windows
6 3 (2.19%) Fedora
6 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.73%) Solaris
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.73%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (41.61%) DevOps
3 34 (24.82%) Configuration Management
4 17 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (12.41%) Scrum
5 15 (10.95%) Microservices
6 13 (9.49%) Security Hardening
6 13 (9.49%) Test Automation
7 12 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.76%) Open Source
8 11 (8.03%) API Design
8 11 (8.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 10 (7.30%) Build Automation
10 8 (5.84%) Migration
10 8 (5.84%) Web Operations
11 7 (5.11%) OO
12 5 (3.65%) Analytics
12 5 (3.65%) Data Architecture
12 5 (3.65%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 46 (33.58%) Java
2 31 (22.63%) Ruby
3 26 (18.98%) SQL
4 19 (13.87%) Go
5 13 (9.49%) Python
6 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.84%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.11%) C++
8 7 (5.11%) Perl
9 6 (4.38%) Erlang
10 5 (3.65%) C#
11 4 (2.92%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.19%) C
12 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.73%) Clojure
14 1 (0.73%) Groovy
14 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 137 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) CCNA
4 2 (1.46%) CCNP
4 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.46%) CISSP
4 2 (1.46%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.73%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) CEH
5 1 (0.73%) CISA
5 1 (0.73%) CISM
5 1 (0.73%) CISMP
5 1 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) Degree
5 1 (0.73%) ISEB
5 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.73%) MCSA
5 1 (0.73%) MCSE
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.46%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (23.36%) Docker
2 19 (13.87%) Ceph
2 19 (13.87%) etcd
2 19 (13.87%) flannel
2 19 (13.87%) GlusterFS
3 12 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.57%) vSphere
5 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.73%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (41.61%) Puppet
2 34 (24.82%) Ansible
2 34 (24.82%) logstash
3 19 (13.87%) Graphite
3 19 (13.87%) HAProxy
3 19 (13.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 19 (13.87%) Kubernetes
3 19 (13.87%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 19 (13.87%) rkt
4 11 (8.03%) Piwik
5 10 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (7.30%) Salt
6 7 (5.11%) Grafana
6 7 (5.11%) Kibana
6 7 (5.11%) Uchiwa
7 5 (3.65%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.92%) Bareos
8 4 (2.92%) yum
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.46%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (11.68%) VMware
2 15 (10.95%) Atlassian
3 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.84%) Oracle
5 7 (5.11%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.65%) HP
6 5 (3.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.19%) CA
7 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco
7 3 (2.19%) Splunk
8 2 (1.46%) Ciena
8 2 (1.46%) Cognos
8 2 (1.46%) Dell
8 2 (1.46%) F5
8 2 (1.46%) Peregrine
8 2 (1.46%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.46%) Sun
8 2 (1.46%) Sybase