The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 25 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 173 87 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.95% 3.39% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.27% 19.86% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 69 36
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £249 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £13.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 - £16.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
Security 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
520 438 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.89% 17.08% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 315 173
Average daily rate £388 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £245 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £20.55 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Yorkshire region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Yorkshire region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 130 £450 +28.57% 9
South Yorkshire +8 24 £375 -16.66% 2
North Yorkshire +8 7 £325 -7.14% 6
Humberside - 1 £450 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 196 (59.04%) SC Cleared
2 168 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (38.55%) Java
4 97 (29.22%) DevOps
5 94 (28.31%) Jenkins
6 88 (26.51%) Puppet
7 83 (25.00%) Linux
8 73 (21.99%) Git (software)
9 59 (17.77%) Maven
10 41 (12.35%) Disclosure Scotland
11 40 (12.05%) Test Automation
12 39 (11.75%) JIRA
12 39 (11.75%) BPSS Clearance
13 38 (11.45%) HTML
14 37 (11.14%) Microservices
15 36 (10.84%) Confluence
16 34 (10.24%) Selenium
16 34 (10.24%) Ruby
16 34 (10.24%) JavaScript
17 31 (9.34%) Configuration Management
17 31 (9.34%) Open Source
17 31 (9.34%) SonarQube
18 30 (9.04%) Atlassian
18 30 (9.04%) VMware
18 30 (9.04%) CSS
19 29 (8.73%) SQL
20 28 (8.43%) Windows
20 28 (8.43%) MongoDB
21 27 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (8.13%) Amazon AWS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (10.84%) Confluence
2 26 (7.83%) Node.js
3 16 (4.82%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.92%) Apache
5 12 (3.61%) JBoss
5 12 (3.61%) nginx
5 12 (3.61%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.51%) IIS
7 5 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.20%) SAS
9 3 (0.90%) CMS
9 3 (0.90%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.90%) Jetty
10 2 (0.60%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.60%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.60%) Drupal
10 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.71%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.11%) MS Office
4 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.30%) InDesign
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.81%) GitHub
4 5 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.20%) IaaS
6 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.90%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.90%) Office 365
7 2 (0.60%) PaaS
7 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.52%) HTTP
2 13 (3.92%) Firewall
3 11 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.01%) LAN
5 8 (2.41%) DNS
6 7 (2.11%) Internet
7 6 (1.81%) SAN
7 6 (1.81%) SSL
8 5 (1.51%) LDAP
8 5 (1.51%) SNMP
8 5 (1.51%) WAN
9 4 (1.20%) DHCP
10 3 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.90%) FTP
10 3 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.90%) IPsec
11 2 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (0.60%) IMAP
11 2 (0.60%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.43%) MongoDB
2 21 (6.33%) MySQL
3 18 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (5.12%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 11 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.81%) Redis
8 5 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.20%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.90%) Big Data
10 3 (0.90%) MS Access
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.90%) QlikView
10 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 94 (28.31%) Jenkins
2 73 (21.99%) Git (software)
3 59 (17.77%) Maven
4 39 (11.75%) JIRA
5 34 (10.24%) Selenium
6 31 (9.34%) SonarQube
7 25 (7.53%) Cucumber
7 25 (7.53%) Liquibase
8 22 (6.63%) JUnit
9 18 (5.42%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (3.92%) JMeter
11 12 (3.61%) Appium
11 12 (3.61%) Mocha
12 10 (3.01%) Artifactory
12 10 (3.01%) Subversion
13 9 (2.71%) GitLab
14 8 (2.41%) LoadRunner
15 4 (1.20%) HP UFT
15 4 (1.20%) Mockito
15 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (5.42%) Finance
2 9 (2.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.81%) Marketing
4 5 (1.51%) Local Government
5 4 (1.20%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.20%) Electronics
5 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.90%) Games
6 3 (0.90%) Legal
7 2 (0.60%) Advertising
7 2 (0.60%) Billing
7 2 (0.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (29.22%) Developer
2 53 (15.96%) Architect
3 38 (11.45%) Java Developer
4 30 (9.04%) Analyst
4 30 (9.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (6.02%) Senior Developer
6 19 (5.72%) Operations Engineer
7 16 (4.82%) Network Engineer
7 16 (4.82%) Technical Architect
8 15 (4.52%) DevOps Architect
9 14 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (4.22%) Technical Developer
10 12 (3.61%) Tester
11 9 (2.71%) Applications Architect
11 9 (2.71%) Business Analyst
11 9 (2.71%) Lead Architect
12 8 (2.41%) Consultant
12 8 (2.41%) DBA
12 8 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.45%) HTML
2 30 (9.04%) CSS
3 22 (6.63%) .NET
4 18 (5.42%) J2EE
5 16 (4.82%) Spring
6 15 (4.52%) WSDL
6 15 (4.52%) XSD
7 14 (4.22%) Hibernate
7 14 (4.22%) REST
8 10 (3.01%) Web Services
8 10 (3.01%) XML
9 9 (2.71%) Sensu
9 9 (2.71%) Servlets
10 8 (2.41%) HTML5
10 8 (2.41%) RESTful
11 7 (2.11%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.11%) JSON
11 7 (2.11%) Sass
11 7 (2.11%) Spring MVC
12 6 (1.81%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.31%) User Experience
3 10 (3.01%) NHS
4 9 (2.71%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.41%) Replication
6 5 (1.51%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.20%) Clustering
7 4 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.20%) EMC VMAX
7 4 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.20%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.90%) Online Games
8 3 (0.90%) PKI
8 3 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.60%) CESG
9 2 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.00%) Linux
2 28 (8.43%) Windows
3 24 (7.23%) Unix
4 23 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (5.42%) CentOS
6 15 (4.52%) Mac OS X
7 12 (3.61%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.71%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.81%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.20%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.60%) Solaris
12 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (29.22%) DevOps
3 40 (12.05%) Test Automation
4 37 (11.14%) Microservices
5 31 (9.34%) Configuration Management
5 31 (9.34%) Open Source
6 27 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (7.53%) Scrum
8 23 (6.93%) Web Operations
9 22 (6.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (6.33%) Data Protection
11 20 (6.02%) SOA
11 20 (6.02%) TDD
12 19 (5.72%) API Design
13 17 (5.12%) BDD
14 16 (4.82%) ITIL
14 16 (4.82%) Project Management
15 14 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (3.92%) Migration
16 13 (3.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 128 (38.55%) Java
2 34 (10.24%) JavaScript
2 34 (10.24%) Ruby
3 29 (8.73%) SQL
4 19 (5.72%) Python
5 16 (4.82%) Perl
6 14 (4.22%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.92%) C#
7 13 (3.92%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.61%) C++
9 8 (2.41%) PHP
10 7 (2.11%) Go
10 7 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.81%) Scala
11 6 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.51%) C
13 2 (0.60%) R
13 2 (0.60%) VB
13 2 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 196 (59.04%) SC Cleared
2 39 (11.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 26 (7.83%) BC Cleared
4 12 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.41%) Degree
6 7 (2.11%) CCNP
7 6 (1.81%) CCNA
8 5 (1.51%) ISEB
9 4 (1.20%) CISSP
10 3 (0.90%) CCSA
10 3 (0.90%) CCSE
10 3 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.60%) CEH
11 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.60%) MCSA
11 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.30%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (4.52%) QA
3 6 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.51%) SLA
5 3 (0.90%) WCAG
6 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.30%) GPG13
7 1 (0.30%) HL7
7 1 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.63%) Docker
3 12 (3.61%) vSphere
4 11 (3.31%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.20%) Ceph
5 4 (1.20%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.20%) SRDF
6 3 (0.90%) Xen
7 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.30%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 88 (26.51%) Puppet
2 23 (6.93%) logstash
3 22 (6.63%) Ansible
4 21 (6.33%) ZABBIX
5 18 (5.42%) Bareos
5 18 (5.42%) yum
6 14 (4.22%) Piwik
7 12 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (2.71%) Grafana
8 9 (2.71%) Kibana
8 9 (2.71%) Uchiwa
9 7 (2.11%) Kubernetes
9 7 (2.11%) Salt
10 6 (1.81%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.51%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (1.20%) Graphite
12 4 (1.20%) HAProxy
12 4 (1.20%) Nagios
12 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (9.04%) Atlassian
1 30 (9.04%) VMware
2 24 (7.23%) Cisco
3 22 (6.63%) Oracle
4 19 (5.72%) Microsoft
5 18 (5.42%) HP
6 9 (2.71%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.11%) CheckPoint
7 7 (2.11%) IBM
7 7 (2.11%) NetApp
7 7 (2.11%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.81%) F5
9 5 (1.51%) BMC
9 5 (1.51%) EMC
9 5 (1.51%) SAP
10 4 (1.20%) Brocade
10 4 (1.20%) Remedy
10 4 (1.20%) Symantec
10 4 (1.20%) Tableau
11 3 (0.90%) Percona
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