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 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 47 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 114 82 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.58% 3.41% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.46% 28.18% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 54 28
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£400 £350 £186
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +87.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £225 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £437 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Average hourly rate £17.77 £16.50 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -59.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.16 £15.50 £24.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £25.00 £44.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
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
466 291 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.63% 12.09% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 180 143
Average daily rate £365 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 24
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -43.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.41 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £25.00 £44.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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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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 -9 70 £411 +37.08% 31
South Yorkshire +6 39 £400 +10.49% 5
North Yorkshire -4 5 £250 - 6
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 110 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 72 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.70%) Java
3 39 (19.70%) Oracle
4 38 (19.19%) SQL
4 38 (19.19%) Linux
5 32 (16.16%) ITIL
5 32 (16.16%) UNIX
6 30 (15.15%) Windows
7 28 (14.14%) Microsoft
8 24 (12.12%) Cucumber
9 23 (11.62%) MongoDB
10 22 (11.11%) TDD
11 19 (9.60%) Cisco
11 19 (9.60%) Git (software)
12 18 (9.09%) Jenkins
12 18 (9.09%) MySQL
13 17 (8.59%) Configuration Management
14 16 (8.08%) Project Management
14 16 (8.08%) JavaScript
14 16 (8.08%) HTML
14 16 (8.08%) Spring
14 16 (8.08%) Replication
14 16 (8.08%) DevOps
15 15 (7.58%) Oracle Database
15 15 (7.58%) Open Source
15 15 (7.58%) PL/SQL
16 14 (7.07%) Apache
16 14 (7.07%) BC Cleared
16 14 (7.07%) Continuous Integration

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (7.07%) Apache
2 13 (6.57%) Node.js
3 8 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.04%) IIS
4 7 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.54%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.03%) JBoss
6 5 (2.53%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.53%) Drupal
6 5 (2.53%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.02%) Jetty
7 4 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.02%) nginx
8 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.01%) WordPress
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.51%) Confluence
10 1 (0.51%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.52%) assyst
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.05%) GitHub
2 7 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.52%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.05%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.55%) DNS
3 8 (4.04%) LAN
3 8 (4.04%) HTTP
4 6 (3.03%) VPN
4 6 (3.03%) SAN
5 4 (2.02%) Internet
5 4 (2.02%) SSL
5 4 (2.02%) WAN
5 4 (2.02%) LDAP
5 4 (2.02%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.52%) 4G
6 3 (1.52%) MPLS
6 3 (1.52%) Firewall
6 3 (1.52%) IPsec
6 3 (1.52%) DHCP
6 3 (1.52%) FTP
6 3 (1.52%) VoIP
7 2 (1.01%) ATM
7 2 (1.01%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.62%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.09%) MySQL
3 15 (7.58%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.01%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.01%) Big Data
11 1 (0.51%) HBase
11 1 (0.51%) Redis
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (12.12%) Cucumber
2 19 (9.60%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.56%) JUnit
5 10 (5.05%) GitLab
6 9 (4.55%) Subversion
7 8 (4.04%) Maven
8 7 (3.54%) Artifactory
9 5 (2.53%) Selenium
10 4 (2.02%) NUnit
10 4 (2.02%) PVCS
10 4 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.52%) Ant
11 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.52%) Mockito
11 3 (1.52%) Toad
11 3 (1.52%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.52%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.01%) JIRA
12 2 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.54%) Finance
3 3 (1.52%) Banking
4 2 (1.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) Law
4 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
5 1 (0.51%) Military
5 1 (0.51%) Billing
5 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (22.22%) Developer
2 25 (12.63%) Analyst
3 23 (11.62%) Java Developer
4 12 (6.06%) DBA
5 11 (5.56%) Consultant
5 11 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.05%) Network Engineer
6 10 (5.05%) Designer
7 8 (4.04%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (4.04%) Architect
8 7 (3.54%) Support Analyst
8 7 (3.54%) MySQL DBA
8 7 (3.54%) UX Designer
9 6 (3.03%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.03%) Test Manager
9 6 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (2.53%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.02%) Storage Engineer
11 4 (2.02%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.08%) HTML
1 16 (8.08%) Spring
2 13 (6.57%) CSS
3 11 (5.56%) .NET
4 10 (5.05%) Spring MVC
5 8 (4.04%) J2EE
6 7 (3.54%) RESTful
7 6 (3.03%) jQuery
7 6 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (3.03%) Kafka
7 6 (3.03%) Servlets
8 5 (2.53%) Symfony
8 5 (2.53%) Java EE
8 5 (2.53%) Mustache
9 4 (2.02%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.52%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.52%) Ninject
10 3 (1.52%) Backbone.js
10 3 (1.52%) Sass
10 3 (1.52%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Replication
2 13 (6.57%) NHS
3 12 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.05%) User Experience
6 8 (4.04%) Clustering
7 6 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.02%) FlexPod
8 4 (2.02%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.52%) PDA
10 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.01%) CMDB
10 2 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (1.01%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.19%) Linux
2 32 (16.16%) UNIX
3 30 (15.15%) Windows
4 7 (3.54%) Solaris
4 7 (3.54%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.02%) SUSE
7 4 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.02%) zOS
7 4 (2.02%) AIX
7 4 (2.02%) CentOS
8 3 (1.52%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.01%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.51%) Debian
10 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.16%) ITIL
3 22 (11.11%) TDD
4 17 (8.59%) Configuration Management
5 16 (8.08%) Project Management
5 16 (8.08%) DevOps
6 15 (7.58%) Open Source
7 14 (7.07%) BDD
7 14 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (6.57%) MVC
9 12 (6.06%) Migration
9 12 (6.06%) Service Management
10 10 (5.05%) Microservices
11 9 (4.55%) SDLC
11 9 (4.55%) Incident Management
12 8 (4.04%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.04%) Data Modelling
12 8 (4.04%) Automated Testing
13 7 (3.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.70%) Java
2 38 (19.19%) SQL
3 16 (8.08%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.58%) PL/SQL
5 10 (5.05%) PHP
6 9 (4.55%) Python
7 7 (3.54%) C#
8 6 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.03%) Go
9 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.52%) Ruby
9 3 (1.52%) Perl
9 3 (1.52%) C
9 3 (1.52%) VB
10 2 (1.01%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) VB6
11 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 110 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 14 (7.07%) BC Cleared
3 10 (5.05%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.04%) Degree
5 5 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.52%) CCNP
7 3 (1.52%) ISEB
8 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.01%) CCDA
8 2 (1.01%) CCDP
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CCNA
9 1 (0.51%) MCSE
9 1 (0.51%) CCIE
9 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.51%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.51%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) QA
2 6 (3.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.54%) Docker
3 6 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.02%) SRDF
5 3 (1.52%) Terminal Server
5 3 (1.52%) Xen
6 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.51%) vCloud
7 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (6.06%) ZABBIX
2 11 (5.56%) Puppet
3 7 (3.54%) Ansible
4 6 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.53%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.02%) OpenView
6 4 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.52%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.01%) SCCM
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.51%) Nagios
9 1 (0.51%) Nessus
9 1 (0.51%) WSUS
9 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.51%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.51%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (19.70%) Oracle
2 28 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.60%) Cisco
4 13 (6.57%) HP
4 13 (6.57%) Percona
5 10 (5.05%) VMware
5 10 (5.05%) Citrix
6 8 (4.04%) NetApp
6 8 (4.04%) Remedy
6 8 (4.04%) Splunk
7 7 (3.54%) IBM
8 4 (2.02%) EMC
8 4 (2.02%) Juniper
8 4 (2.02%) F5
8 4 (2.02%) Google
8 4 (2.02%) Brocade
8 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.52%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.52%) CA
9 3 (1.52%) Peregrine
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 7 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago