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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 90 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 47 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.83% 2.22% 2.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.22% 16.30% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £115 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £358 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.29% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -26.53%
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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
510 319 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.84% 13.64% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 177 129
Average daily rate £370 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 22
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.90 £78.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -14 33 £325 +8.33% 6
North Yorkshire -2 7 £330 +46.66% 1
South Yorkshire -2 7 £438 +150.00%
East Yorkshire - - - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (37.25%) Oracle
3 29 (28.43%) ITIL
4 24 (23.53%) LDAP
4 24 (23.53%) SQL
5 22 (21.57%) Java
6 18 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 18 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 18 (17.65%) UNIX
6 18 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 17 (16.67%) Splunk
7 17 (16.67%) Service Management
8 15 (14.71%) HP
8 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (13.73%) Subversion
10 13 (12.75%) Cisco
11 12 (11.76%) ETL
12 11 (10.78%) Shell Script
12 11 (10.78%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (9.80%) Oracle OWB
13 10 (9.80%) Sun
13 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
14 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
14 9 (8.82%) DNS
14 9 (8.82%) Linux
14 9 (8.82%) Puppet
15 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (7.84%) Firewall
15 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.94%) SAS
3 2 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.98%) Documentum
4 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.98%) GoldMine
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.53%) LDAP
2 9 (8.82%) DNS
3 8 (7.84%) Firewall
4 6 (5.88%) SAN
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (4.90%) LAN
6 4 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.94%) Intranet
7 3 (2.94%) WAN
7 3 (2.94%) Wireless
8 2 (1.96%) RIP
8 2 (1.96%) OSPF
8 2 (1.96%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.98%) TACACS
9 1 (0.98%) BGP
9 1 (0.98%) MPLS
9 1 (0.98%) Internet
9 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.98%) VPN
9 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.78%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) MySQL
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.98%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Subversion
2 6 (5.88%) Maven
2 6 (5.88%) PVCS
3 5 (4.90%) Ant
3 5 (4.90%) JUnit
4 4 (3.92%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.98%) Mockito
5 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.98%) MSI
5 1 (0.98%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Analyst
2 19 (18.63%) Support Analyst
3 11 (10.78%) Developer
4 9 (8.82%) Administrator
5 8 (7.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.84%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.86%) Database Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Applications Support
9 3 (2.94%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Applications Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.84%) Spring
1 8 (7.84%) J2EE
2 4 (3.92%) .NET
2 4 (3.92%) HTML
3 3 (2.94%) CSS
4 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.96%) JSP
4 2 (1.96%) Spring Batch
4 2 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.98%) CSS3
5 1 (0.98%) JAX-RS
5 1 (0.98%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.98%) COM
5 1 (0.98%) JPA
5 1 (0.98%) WPF
5 1 (0.98%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.98%) Java EE
5 1 (0.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.88%) NHS
3 5 (4.90%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.94%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (1.96%) e-Health
5 2 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.98%) GIS
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.65%) UNIX
2 9 (8.82%) Linux
3 8 (7.84%) Solaris
4 7 (6.86%) Windows
5 5 (4.90%) AIX
5 5 (4.90%) HPUX
6 4 (3.92%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.94%) CentOS
8 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.98%) Android
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) ITIL
2 18 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 17 (16.67%) Service Management
4 12 (11.76%) ETL
5 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.84%) Project Management
7 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) ITSM
10 4 (3.92%) Workflow
10 4 (3.92%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.92%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (2.94%) ITIL V3
11 3 (2.94%) Business Continuity Management
11 3 (2.94%) DevOps
11 3 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.53%) SQL
2 22 (21.57%) Java
3 18 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 11 (10.78%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.92%) C#
6 2 (1.96%) Python
6 2 (1.96%) C++
6 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.98%) R
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.98%) C
7 1 (0.98%) VBScript
7 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.90%) ISEB
3 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.90%) CCNA
4 4 (3.92%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (3.92%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.94%) CCSA
6 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.96%) PMP
6 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.98%) VCP4
7 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.98%) CCSP
7 1 (0.98%) CCNP
7 1 (0.98%) MCSE
7 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.92%) Firmware
2 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.98%) Samba
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Puppet
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (5.88%) OpenView
4 2 (1.96%) WSUS
4 2 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.98%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (37.25%) Oracle
2 17 (16.67%) Splunk
3 15 (14.71%) HP
4 13 (12.75%) Cisco
5 10 (9.80%) Sun
6 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.88%) VMware
8 5 (4.90%) F5
8 5 (4.90%) Brocade
8 5 (4.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.92%) Remedy
10 3 (2.94%) Websense
10 3 (2.94%) CA
10 3 (2.94%) NetApp
11 2 (1.96%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.96%) Informatica
11 2 (1.96%) EMC
11 2 (1.96%) Citrix
11 2 (1.96%) Riverbed
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