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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 95 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 41 59 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.46% 2.30% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.33% 17.35% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £120 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.17 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+84.27% -36.84%
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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
397 340 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.16% 13.26% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 193 143
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £221 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -19 27 £350 +5.26% 4
South Yorkshire -6 7 £438 +99.54% 1
North Yorkshire -4 6 £330 +46.66%
East Yorkshire - - - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 88 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (36.36%) Oracle
3 27 (30.68%) ITIL
4 23 (26.14%) SQL
5 21 (23.86%) UNIX
6 19 (21.59%) PL/SQL
7 17 (19.32%) LDAP
8 16 (18.18%) Java
9 15 (17.05%) Service Management
10 14 (15.91%) Subversion
10 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (14.77%) Oracle Database
11 13 (14.77%) ETL
12 12 (13.64%) HP
12 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
12 12 (13.64%) Splunk
13 11 (12.50%) Cisco
14 10 (11.36%) Linux
14 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
15 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
15 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (10.23%) Oracle OWB
16 8 (9.09%) Spring
16 8 (9.09%) Solaris
16 8 (9.09%) Sun
16 8 (9.09%) DNS
16 8 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 8 (9.09%) J2EE
16 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
17 7 (7.95%) Firewall

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (3.41%) SAS
2 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.14%) Documentum
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) GoldMine
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) LDAP
2 8 (9.09%) DNS
3 7 (7.95%) Firewall
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.55%) LAN
5 4 (4.55%) SAN
6 3 (3.41%) Intranet
6 3 (3.41%) WAN
6 3 (3.41%) VPN
6 3 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.27%) Wireless
8 1 (1.14%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.14%) OSPF
8 1 (1.14%) HTTP
8 1 (1.14%) RIP
8 1 (1.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle OWB
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.55%) MySQL
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
7 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.14%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Subversion
2 6 (6.82%) Maven
2 6 (6.82%) PVCS
3 5 (5.68%) Ant
3 5 (5.68%) JUnit
4 4 (4.55%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.14%) ERwin
5 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.14%) Mockito
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Support Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Administrator
5 8 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.95%) Database Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (4.55%) DBA
9 3 (3.41%) Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) Spring
1 8 (9.09%) J2EE
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
2 4 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (3.41%) CSS
4 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.27%) REST
4 2 (2.27%) JSP
4 2 (2.27%) Spring Batch
5 1 (1.14%) mod_rewrite
5 1 (1.14%) mod_proxy
5 1 (1.14%) CSS3
5 1 (1.14%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.14%) SOAP
5 1 (1.14%) JPA
5 1 (1.14%) Java EE
5 1 (1.14%) JSON
5 1 (1.14%) WPF
5 1 (1.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.55%) Replication
3 4 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (3.41%) Open Source
5 2 (2.27%) PDA
5 2 (2.27%) Statistics
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.14%) e-Health
6 1 (1.14%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) UNIX
2 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Solaris
4 5 (5.68%) Windows
5 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.41%) AIX
6 3 (3.41%) HPUX
6 3 (3.41%) CentOS
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) ITIL
2 15 (17.05%) Service Management
3 13 (14.77%) ETL
4 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.68%) Project Management
6 5 (5.68%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.55%) Workflow
7 4 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.41%) DevOps
8 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.41%) ITSM
8 3 (3.41%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) PL/SQL
3 16 (18.18%) Java
4 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.68%) CCNA
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (4.55%) BC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB
5 3 (3.41%) Degree
5 3 (3.41%) CCSA
6 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.27%) PMP
6 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.14%) CCSP
7 1 (1.14%) CCNP
7 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
2 2 (2.27%) Firmware
2 2 (2.27%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (6.82%) OpenView
3 4 (4.55%) Puppet
4 2 (2.27%) WSUS
5 1 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) Oracle
2 12 (13.64%) HP
2 12 (13.64%) Splunk
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco
4 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.09%) Sun
6 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.68%) F5
6 5 (5.68%) VMware
7 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.55%) Percona
8 3 (3.41%) Informatica
8 3 (3.41%) NetApp
8 3 (3.41%) Brocade
9 2 (2.27%) Remedy
9 2 (2.27%) Websense
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix
9 2 (2.27%) EMC
10 1 (1.14%) Sage
10 1 (1.14%) CA
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