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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 58 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 67 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.78% 1.53% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.48% 12.23% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 11
Average daily rate
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£310 £175 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% -51.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £295 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +47.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.60 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £24.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+28.16% -45.38%
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
298 278 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.36% 12.52% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 141 203
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.05% +52.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £14.00 £9.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.86 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -24.28%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +21 41 £288 -11.53% 6
South Yorkshire +8 16 £362 +106.85% 2
North Yorkshire +8 7 £475 +1.06% 2
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.51%) Service Management
3 23 (19.66%) Linux
4 21 (17.95%) Oracle
5 18 (15.38%) ITIL
5 18 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 17 (14.53%) Windows
6 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.68%) CentOS
8 15 (12.82%) Oracle Database
9 13 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
11 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (9.40%) NHS
11 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
11 11 (9.40%) Solaris
11 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (8.55%) UNIX
12 10 (8.55%) Puppet
12 10 (8.55%) Splunk
13 9 (7.69%) Java
13 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (7.69%) Workflow
13 9 (7.69%) Nagios
14 8 (6.84%) Migration
14 8 (6.84%) DNS
14 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (6.84%) MS Office
15 7 (5.98%) OO

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 5 (4.27%) Apache
2 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.71%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Office
2 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) DNS
2 6 (5.13%) Firewall
3 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.27%) LDAP
4 4 (3.42%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.42%) InfiniBand
5 3 (2.56%) Network Security
5 3 (2.56%) DHCP
5 3 (2.56%) Internet
6 2 (1.71%) 3G
6 2 (1.71%) HTTP
6 2 (1.71%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.71%) SSL
6 2 (1.71%) SSH
6 2 (1.71%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.71%) MySQL
10 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) JUnit
1 6 (5.13%) Subversion
1 6 (5.13%) DbUnit
2 3 (2.56%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.71%) JIRA
3 2 (1.71%) MSI
General
1 6 (5.13%) Law
1 6 (5.13%) Legal
2 5 (4.27%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (13.68%) Developer
1 16 (13.68%) Analyst
2 11 (9.40%) Desktop Support
3 10 (8.55%) Administrator
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.27%) Test Manager
6 5 (4.27%) Architect
6 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (4.27%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Build Engineer
7 4 (3.42%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.56%) Systems Designer
8 3 (2.56%) DBA
8 3 (2.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) J2EE
2 6 (5.13%) Spring
3 4 (3.42%) Spring Batch
4 3 (2.56%) Series 60
4 3 (2.56%) XML
5 2 (1.71%) .NET
5 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.85%) Ajax
6 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.85%) HTML
6 1 (0.85%) XHTML
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.85%) CSS
6 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) NHS
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.71%) GIS
4 2 (1.71%) Informatics
4 2 (1.71%) Kindle
5 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
5 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Linux
2 17 (14.53%) Windows
3 16 (13.68%) CentOS
4 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 11 (9.40%) Solaris
6 10 (8.55%) UNIX
7 5 (4.27%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.71%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.71%) Debian
9 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.71%) AIX
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.51%) Service Management
2 18 (15.38%) ITIL
3 13 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 9 (7.69%) Workflow
5 8 (6.84%) Migration
6 7 (5.98%) Data Management
6 7 (5.98%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.98%) OO
6 7 (5.98%) OOD
7 6 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.27%) Validation
9 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.56%) Project Management
10 3 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.56%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.69%) Java
2 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.42%) Perl
3 4 (3.42%) C
3 4 (3.42%) SQL
4 3 (2.56%) PHP
4 3 (2.56%) C++
5 2 (1.71%) VBScript
5 2 (1.71%) VB
5 2 (1.71%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 117 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.13%) Degree
3 5 (4.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.71%) MCSE
4 2 (1.71%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CCAB
5 1 (0.85%) CCSE
5 1 (0.85%) CIPD
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) Puppet
2 9 (7.69%) Nagios
3 5 (4.27%) SCCM
4 3 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.56%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.71%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.71%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 18 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.55%) Splunk
5 7 (5.98%) HP
6 6 (5.13%) Citrix
7 5 (4.27%) VMware
8 4 (3.42%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.42%) Cisco
9 3 (2.56%) Juniper
9 3 (2.56%) CA
9 3 (2.56%) Symantec
9 3 (2.56%) Remedy
9 3 (2.56%) McAfee
9 3 (2.56%) Websense
10 2 (1.71%) Mercator
10 2 (1.71%) IBM
11 1 (0.85%) Dell
11 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.85%) F5
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