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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 62 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 80 61 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.78% 2.66% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.51% 24.60% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 32
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£340 £310 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £544 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £21.39 £15.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.96% -63.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.49 £15.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.28 £25.60 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +16.27%
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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
390 248 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.56% 10.82% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 147 166
Average daily rate £350 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £211 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 21
Average hourly rate £23.61 £15.00 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -64.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

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 7 July 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
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 7 July 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 -10 54 £325 +6.55% 10
South Yorkshire +4 17 £356 +14.91% 1
North Yorkshire -4 9 £414 -2.64% 4
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 93 (57.76%) SC Cleared
2 44 (27.33%) SQL
3 43 (26.71%) ITIL
4 41 (25.47%) Oracle
4 41 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (22.36%) UNIX
6 28 (17.39%) Linux
7 27 (16.77%) Java
7 27 (16.77%) Microsoft
8 26 (16.15%) Windows
9 24 (14.91%) PL/SQL
10 22 (13.66%) Configuration Management
11 19 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (11.18%) Cisco
13 15 (9.32%) Project Management
13 15 (9.32%) MVC
14 14 (8.70%) Spring
14 14 (8.70%) MS Excel
14 14 (8.70%) MongoDB
14 14 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (8.07%) QA
15 13 (8.07%) Cucumber
15 13 (8.07%) Splunk
15 13 (8.07%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (8.07%) ETL
15 13 (8.07%) PRINCE2
15 13 (8.07%) .NET
15 13 (8.07%) NHS
15 13 (8.07%) Service Management
16 12 (7.45%) Migration

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.11%) IIS
2 5 (3.11%) Apache
2 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) Documentum
5 1 (0.62%) SAS
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.62%) Jetty
5 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.62%) nginx
5 1 (0.62%) Node.js
5 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 14 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) assyst
1 3 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.62%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.45%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.97%) GitHub
3 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.83%) LDAP
2 7 (4.35%) HTTP
2 7 (4.35%) DNS
3 6 (3.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.73%) Firewall
4 5 (3.11%) VPN
4 5 (3.11%) Intranet
4 5 (3.11%) MPLS
5 4 (2.48%) SSL
5 4 (2.48%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.86%) Junos
6 3 (1.86%) 4G
6 3 (1.86%) OSPF
6 3 (1.86%) BGP
6 3 (1.86%) RSVP
6 3 (1.86%) WAN
6 3 (1.86%) LAN
7 2 (1.24%) ATM
7 2 (1.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 13 (8.07%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database
4 10 (6.21%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.59%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (3.73%) MySQL
6 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.48%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.62%) MS Access
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Cucumber
2 12 (7.45%) Subversion
2 12 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.21%) JUnit
3 10 (6.21%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.97%) GitLab
4 8 (4.97%) Maven
5 6 (3.73%) Ant
5 6 (3.73%) PVCS
6 4 (2.48%) NUnit
7 3 (1.86%) Toad
7 3 (1.86%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.86%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.86%) Selenium
8 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.24%) Mockito
8 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.24%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.62%) DbUnit
9 1 (0.62%) QUnit
General
1 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.48%) Finance
3 2 (1.24%) Law
3 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Military
4 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (19.25%) Developer
2 30 (18.63%) Analyst
3 15 (9.32%) Support Analyst
4 14 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.45%) Project Manager
6 8 (4.97%) Consultant
6 8 (4.97%) Database Analyst
6 8 (4.97%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.35%) DBA
7 7 (4.35%) Architect
8 6 (3.73%) MySQL DBA
9 5 (3.11%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (3.11%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.11%) Administrator
10 4 (2.48%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.48%) Test Manager
10 4 (2.48%) Tester
10 4 (2.48%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.70%) Spring
2 13 (8.07%) .NET
3 10 (6.21%) J2EE
4 8 (4.97%) Spring MVC
5 7 (4.35%) HTML
6 6 (3.73%) jQuery
6 6 (3.73%) REST
6 6 (3.73%) Mustache
7 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.48%) NLog
8 4 (2.48%) Underscore.js
8 4 (2.48%) SignalR
8 4 (2.48%) JAX-RS
8 4 (2.48%) Backbone.js
8 4 (2.48%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.48%) Ninject
8 4 (2.48%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.48%) XML
8 4 (2.48%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.07%) NHS
3 12 (7.45%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.21%) Replication
5 6 (3.73%) Clustering
5 6 (3.73%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.48%) Smartcard
6 4 (2.48%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.86%) User Experience
7 3 (1.86%) PDA
8 2 (1.24%) Statistics
8 2 (1.24%) CMDB
9 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.62%) PMI
9 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.62%) PKI
9 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.36%) UNIX
2 28 (17.39%) Linux
3 26 (16.15%) Windows
4 7 (4.35%) Solaris
5 5 (3.11%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.11%) CentOS
5 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.48%) SUSE
6 4 (2.48%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.48%) zOS
6 4 (2.48%) AIX
7 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.62%) Debian
9 1 (0.62%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.71%) ITIL
2 41 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.66%) Configuration Management
4 15 (9.32%) Project Management
4 15 (9.32%) MVC
5 14 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (8.07%) Service Management
6 13 (8.07%) ETL
6 13 (8.07%) PRINCE2
7 12 (7.45%) Migration
8 11 (6.83%) TDD
8 11 (6.83%) Open Source
8 11 (6.83%) Incident Management
8 11 (6.83%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (6.21%) SDLC
10 8 (4.97%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.35%) BDD
11 7 (4.35%) Software Delivery
11 7 (4.35%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.33%) SQL
2 27 (16.77%) Java
3 24 (14.91%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.83%) C#
4 11 (6.83%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.97%) Python
6 5 (3.11%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.24%) C
7 2 (1.24%) PHP
7 2 (1.24%) VB
7 2 (1.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.62%) R
8 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 93 (57.76%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.45%) BC Cleared
3 10 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (5.59%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.73%) ISEB
7 5 (3.11%) CCNP
8 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.86%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.86%) JNCIE
9 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.86%) Degree
9 3 (1.86%) CCIE
10 2 (1.24%) CCNA
10 2 (1.24%) CCDA
10 2 (1.24%) CCDP
10 2 (1.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.07%) QA
2 10 (6.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.86%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.24%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.62%) QEMU
5 1 (0.62%) KVM
5 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.62%) Xen
5 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) OpenView
2 5 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (1.24%) Puppet
3 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.62%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.62%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.62%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.62%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.62%) Nessus
4 1 (0.62%) WSUS
4 1 (0.62%) SCCM
4 1 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (25.47%) Oracle
2 27 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.18%) Cisco
4 13 (8.07%) Splunk
5 10 (6.21%) Remedy
6 8 (4.97%) Citrix
7 7 (4.35%) HP
7 7 (4.35%) VMware
8 6 (3.73%) Percona
8 6 (3.73%) Sun
8 6 (3.73%) Juniper
9 5 (3.11%) F5
10 4 (2.48%) NetApp
10 4 (2.48%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.24%) McAfee
11 2 (1.24%) Nortel
11 2 (1.24%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.62%) Nimsoft
12 1 (0.62%) Perforce
12 1 (0.62%) OpenText
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