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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 37 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 104 66 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.29% 3.02% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.60% 23.66% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 19
Average daily rate
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£353 £180 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -50.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +96.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.05 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.90 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+36.11% -30.76%
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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
319 279 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.16% 12.77% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 144 204
Average daily rate £343 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.68% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.42 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 2014.

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
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 19 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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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 +33 63 £300 -7.69% 9
South Yorkshire +6 23 £362 +106.85% 2
North Yorkshire +6 12 £475 +1.06% 3
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 122 (72.62%) SC Cleared
2 35 (20.83%) Linux
3 31 (18.45%) Oracle
4 29 (17.26%) Service Management
5 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
6 23 (13.69%) Windows
7 20 (11.90%) Java
7 20 (11.90%) Oracle Database
8 19 (11.31%) ITIL
8 19 (11.31%) Red Hat
9 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
10 17 (10.12%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (10.12%) CentOS
11 16 (9.52%) NHS
12 15 (8.93%) SQL
13 14 (8.33%) Windows 7
13 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (8.33%) Splunk
14 13 (7.74%) Puppet
14 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (7.74%) Incident Management
15 12 (7.14%) Migration
15 12 (7.14%) Workflow
15 12 (7.14%) MS Office
15 12 (7.14%) UNIX
15 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
16 11 (6.55%) Solaris
16 11 (6.55%) Management Information System
17 10 (5.95%) OO
17 10 (5.95%) J2EE

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 8 (4.76%) Apache
2 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.79%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.19%) Confluence
5 2 (1.19%) nginx
6 1 (0.60%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.60%) IIS
6 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.60%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.60%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) MS Office
1 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) DNS
2 7 (4.17%) LDAP
3 6 (3.57%) Firewall
4 5 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.38%) SAN
5 4 (2.38%) DHCP
5 4 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.38%) InfiniBand
6 3 (1.79%) Network Security
6 3 (1.79%) Internet
6 3 (1.79%) SSL
6 3 (1.79%) SSH
7 2 (1.19%) 3G
7 2 (1.19%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.19%) HTTP
7 2 (1.19%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 17 (10.12%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (3.57%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.79%) MySQL
9 2 (1.19%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.19%) EDRMS
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.60%) Redis
10 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Subversion
1 8 (4.76%) JUnit
1 8 (4.76%) DbUnit
2 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.98%) Maven
4 4 (2.38%) JIRA
5 3 (1.79%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.19%) MSI
6 2 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.60%) JMeter
General
1 8 (4.76%) Finance
2 7 (4.17%) Law
2 7 (4.17%) Legal
3 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (17.26%) Analyst
2 23 (13.69%) Developer
3 12 (7.14%) Administrator
4 11 (6.55%) Desktop Support
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 8 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 8 (4.76%) Architect
6 8 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.57%) Server Engineer
7 6 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (2.98%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (2.38%) Data Manager
9 4 (2.38%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.38%) Consultant
9 4 (2.38%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.38%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) J2EE
2 7 (4.17%) Spring
3 6 (3.57%) XML
4 5 (2.98%) .NET
5 4 (2.38%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.38%) Web Services
5 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.38%) HTML
5 4 (2.38%) REST
5 4 (2.38%) Spring Batch
6 3 (1.79%) CSS
6 3 (1.79%) JMS
6 3 (1.79%) Series 60
6 3 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.19%) Ajax
7 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.60%) CSS3
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) NHS
2 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.98%) Kindle
5 3 (1.79%) Informatics
5 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.79%) GIS
6 2 (1.19%) Open Source
6 2 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.83%) Linux
2 23 (13.69%) Windows
3 17 (10.12%) CentOS
4 14 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 12 (7.14%) UNIX
6 11 (6.55%) Solaris
7 7 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.19%) Debian
11 2 (1.19%) AIX
11 2 (1.19%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.26%) Service Management
2 19 (11.31%) ITIL
3 13 (7.74%) Incident Management
4 12 (7.14%) Migration
4 12 (7.14%) Workflow
5 10 (5.95%) OO
6 9 (5.36%) OOD
6 9 (5.36%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.76%) Data Management
8 7 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.17%) Data Modelling
9 6 (3.57%) Project Management
9 6 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.98%) Business Analysis
11 4 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.38%) Validation
11 4 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (1.79%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.90%) Java
2 15 (8.93%) SQL
3 8 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.57%) Perl
5 5 (2.98%) C#
6 4 (2.38%) C
6 4 (2.38%) PHP
6 4 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.79%) C++
7 3 (1.79%) VB
7 3 (1.79%) Python
8 2 (1.19%) VBScript
8 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) ABAP
9 1 (0.60%) VBA
9 1 (0.60%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 122 (72.62%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.17%) Degree
3 5 (2.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (2.38%) ISEB
4 4 (2.38%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.19%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CCNP
7 1 (0.60%) CCAB
7 1 (0.60%) CCSE
7 1 (0.60%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.98%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.38%) QA
4 2 (1.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.19%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) Puppet
2 9 (5.36%) Nagios
3 5 (2.98%) SCCM
4 4 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.79%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.19%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.19%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.60%) WSUS
7 1 (0.60%) MOM
7 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (18.45%) Oracle
2 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.31%) Red Hat
4 14 (8.33%) Splunk
5 9 (5.36%) VMware
6 8 (4.76%) HP
7 7 (4.17%) Citrix
8 5 (2.98%) Cisco
9 4 (2.38%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.38%) NetApp
9 4 (2.38%) Symantec
9 4 (2.38%) Remedy
10 3 (1.79%) McAfee
10 3 (1.79%) Websense
10 3 (1.79%) CA
10 3 (1.79%) Juniper
11 2 (1.19%) IBM
11 2 (1.19%) Mercator
11 2 (1.19%) SAP
12 1 (0.60%) F5
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