The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 62 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 56 68 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.39% 3.24% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.13% 22.15% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 18
Average daily rate
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£380 £250 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £42.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.71% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £32.60 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £44.90 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -12.24%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
253 307 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.79% 14.63% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 149 200
Average daily rate £345 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 17
Average hourly rate £15.50 £34.65 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.26% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.83 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.93 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Security Cleared
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -6 32 £353 +25.89% 8
South Yorkshire -8 13 £425 +142.85% 4
North Yorkshire +3 8 £425 +325.00% 1
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (73.02%) SC Cleared
2 26 (20.63%) Oracle
3 23 (18.25%) ITIL
4 20 (15.87%) Windows
5 19 (15.08%) Service Management
6 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 16 (12.70%) Linux
7 16 (12.70%) MS Excel
8 15 (11.90%) Oracle Database
9 14 (11.11%) SQL
9 14 (11.11%) Java
10 13 (10.32%) Windows 7
11 12 (9.52%) Solaris
11 12 (9.52%) NHS
12 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
12 11 (8.73%) Data Management
13 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (7.94%) UNIX
14 9 (7.14%) .NET
14 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
14 9 (7.14%) Windows XP
14 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
15 8 (6.35%) HP
15 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
15 8 (6.35%) C
15 8 (6.35%) C#
15 8 (6.35%) MS Office
15 8 (6.35%) Web Services
15 8 (6.35%) XML
15 8 (6.35%) Spring

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.56%) Apache
2 5 (3.97%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.17%) Confluence
3 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.38%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.38%) nginx
5 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.79%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.35%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) DNS
2 6 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.17%) InfiniBand
3 4 (3.17%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.17%) DSL
3 4 (3.17%) Internet
3 4 (3.17%) SAN
3 4 (3.17%) Firewall
4 3 (2.38%) SSH
4 3 (2.38%) SSL
4 3 (2.38%) LDAP
4 3 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.59%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.59%) 3G
5 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.59%) VPN
5 2 (1.59%) DHCP
5 2 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.97%) MySQL
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.59%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.79%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.56%) Maven
3 6 (4.76%) JIRA
4 3 (2.38%) Subversion
4 3 (2.38%) JUnit
4 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.38%) DbUnit
4 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.79%) JMeter
5 1 (0.79%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.79%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) dotCover
5 1 (0.79%) FindBugs
General
1 7 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.97%) Finance
3 3 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 16 (12.70%) Developer
3 11 (8.73%) Desktop Support
3 11 (8.73%) Administrator
4 9 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 7 (5.56%) Architect
6 5 (3.97%) Java Developer
6 5 (3.97%) .NET Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (3.97%) Test Manager
6 5 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
6 5 (3.97%) Applications Support
7 4 (3.17%) Software Asset Manager
7 4 (3.17%) Consultant
7 4 (3.17%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) .NET
2 8 (6.35%) Web Services
2 8 (6.35%) XML
2 8 (6.35%) Spring
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.97%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.97%) J2EE
5 4 (3.17%) Spring Batch
5 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (3.17%) HTML
5 4 (3.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.38%) Series 60
6 3 (2.38%) JMS
6 3 (2.38%) REST
7 2 (1.59%) Middleware
7 2 (1.59%) CSS
8 1 (0.79%) WCF
8 1 (0.79%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) NHS
2 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.17%) Statistics
4 3 (2.38%) Informatics
4 3 (2.38%) GIS
5 2 (1.59%) Open Source
5 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.87%) Windows
2 16 (12.70%) Linux
3 13 (10.32%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.52%) Solaris
5 10 (7.94%) UNIX
6 9 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.17%) CentOS
9 3 (2.38%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.38%) Windows NT
9 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.59%) Debian
11 1 (0.79%) AIX
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) ITIL
2 19 (15.08%) Service Management
3 11 (8.73%) Data Management
4 8 (6.35%) Migration
5 7 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 7 (5.56%) Scrum
5 7 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 7 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 7 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 6 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 6 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.97%) OO
7 5 (3.97%) Test Strategy
8 4 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.17%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.17%) OOD
9 3 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.11%) SQL
1 14 (11.11%) Java
2 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.35%) C
2 8 (6.35%) C#
3 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.97%) Perl
6 3 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) ABAP
8 1 (0.79%) VBA
8 1 (0.79%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (73.02%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) Degree
5 3 (2.38%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CIPD
7 1 (0.79%) CCSE
7 1 (0.79%) CCAB
7 1 (0.79%) CCNP
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.38%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.59%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.79%) Squid
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) Unicenter
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.38%) SCCM
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.59%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.59%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.79%) MOM
4 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (20.63%) Oracle
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) HP
4 6 (4.76%) Citrix
5 5 (3.97%) VMware
6 4 (3.17%) CA
6 4 (3.17%) NetApp
6 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.38%) Sun
7 3 (2.38%) Remedy
7 3 (2.38%) Splunk
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco
8 2 (1.59%) Mercator
9 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.79%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.79%) Perforce
9 1 (0.79%) SAP
9 1 (0.79%) Symantec
9 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
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