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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 39 72 31
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -41
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 103 44 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.88% 1.94% 4.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.31% 17.46% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 24 57
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £177 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £442 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Average hourly rate £37.05 £15.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.03% -24.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £15.50 £61.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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
407 252 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.34% 11.11% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 153 173
Average daily rate £338 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 22
Average hourly rate £31.75 £17.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.05% -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £10.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.69 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 December 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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 +25 72 £350 +16.66% 10
South Yorkshire +15 21 £378 +98.68%
North Yorkshire -7 4 £265 -35.36% 2
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 126 (60.87%) SC Cleared
2 42 (20.29%) Linux
3 39 (18.84%) Oracle
4 37 (17.87%) Java
5 36 (17.39%) Service Management
6 27 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 25 (12.08%) Splunk
7 25 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (12.08%) ITIL
8 23 (11.11%) UNIX
8 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 22 (10.63%) Microsoft
10 21 (10.14%) Puppet
11 20 (9.66%) NHS
11 20 (9.66%) Windows
11 20 (9.66%) SQL
11 20 (9.66%) LDAP
12 19 (9.18%) Cisco
12 19 (9.18%) CentOS
13 17 (8.21%) HP
14 16 (7.73%) Incident Management
15 15 (7.25%) Active Directory
15 15 (7.25%) Project Management
15 15 (7.25%) Configuration Management
16 14 (6.76%) DNS
16 14 (6.76%) HTML
16 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (6.28%) Finance
17 13 (6.28%) Subversion

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.90%) Apache
2 6 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.93%) SAS
4 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.48%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.66%) LDAP
2 14 (6.76%) DNS
3 11 (5.31%) Firewall
4 8 (3.86%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.86%) SAN
5 6 (2.90%) HTTP
6 5 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.93%) DHCP
7 4 (1.93%) SSL
8 3 (1.45%) Network Security
8 3 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.45%) Wireless
8 3 (1.45%) Internet
8 3 (1.45%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.45%) LAN
9 2 (0.97%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.97%) RIP
9 2 (0.97%) VPN
9 2 (0.97%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
1 27 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 12 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.86%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.42%) MySQL
7 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.97%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.48%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.48%) Redis
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.48%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (6.28%) Subversion
2 11 (5.31%) JUnit
3 10 (4.83%) DbUnit
4 3 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.45%) JIRA
4 3 (1.45%) PVCS
5 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.97%) MSI
5 2 (0.97%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.97%) Maven
5 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.48%) Selenium
6 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (6.28%) Finance
2 9 (4.35%) Law
3 7 (3.38%) Legal
3 7 (3.38%) Publishing
4 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (18.36%) Analyst
2 31 (14.98%) Developer
3 15 (7.25%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.76%) Java Developer
4 14 (6.76%) Support Analyst
5 11 (5.31%) Administrator
6 10 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (3.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 8 (3.86%) UNIX Administrator
9 7 (3.38%) Server Engineer
9 7 (3.38%) Desktop Support
10 6 (2.90%) Architect
10 6 (2.90%) Project Manager
10 6 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.42%) Designer
11 5 (2.42%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.42%) UNIX Engineer
11 5 (2.42%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.42%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.76%) HTML
2 12 (5.80%) CSS
3 9 (4.35%) J2EE
3 9 (4.35%) Web Services
4 7 (3.38%) .NET
5 6 (2.90%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.42%) Spring
7 4 (1.93%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.93%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.93%) REST
7 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (1.45%) Series 60
8 3 (1.45%) XML
9 2 (0.97%) JSP
9 2 (0.97%) CSS3
9 2 (0.97%) Spring Batch
9 2 (0.97%) jQuery
9 2 (0.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.66%) NHS
2 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.83%) Open Source
5 9 (4.35%) Kindle
6 7 (3.38%) User Experience
7 3 (1.45%) HP StorageWorks
7 3 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.97%) e-Health
8 2 (0.97%) Human Factors
8 2 (0.97%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Replication
9 1 (0.48%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.48%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.29%) Linux
2 23 (11.11%) UNIX
3 20 (9.66%) Windows
4 19 (9.18%) CentOS
5 11 (5.31%) Windows 7
5 11 (5.31%) Solaris
6 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.38%) AIX
7 7 (3.38%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.90%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.42%) HPUX
10 2 (0.97%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.97%) Debian
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.39%) Service Management
2 25 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.08%) ITIL
3 16 (7.73%) Incident Management
4 15 (7.25%) Project Management
4 15 (7.25%) Configuration Management
5 12 (5.80%) Migration
5 12 (5.80%) Workflow
6 11 (5.31%) PRINCE2
7 10 (4.83%) OO
7 10 (4.83%) Business Analysis
7 10 (4.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 9 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.35%) OOD
9 8 (3.86%) DevOps
10 7 (3.38%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (2.90%) ETL
11 6 (2.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.87%) Java
2 20 (9.66%) SQL
3 10 (4.83%) Shell Script
3 10 (4.83%) PHP
4 9 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 9 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.86%) C
5 8 (3.86%) C#
6 7 (3.38%) VB
7 6 (2.90%) Python
7 6 (2.90%) Scala
8 5 (2.42%) C++
9 4 (1.93%) Perl
10 3 (1.45%) Ruby
11 2 (0.97%) VBScript
11 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.48%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.48%) ABAP
12 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (60.87%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.86%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) BC Cleared
3 6 (2.90%) ISEB
4 5 (2.42%) CCNA
4 5 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.97%) MCSE
6 2 (0.97%) CCSA
6 2 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) CIPD
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.48%) CCAB
7 1 (0.48%) CCSP
7 1 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.45%) Firmware
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.48%) vSphere
5 1 (0.48%) XenApp
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.48%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (10.14%) Puppet
2 11 (5.31%) Nagios
3 7 (3.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.42%) SCCM
5 4 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.45%) Unicenter
6 3 (1.45%) OpenView
6 3 (1.45%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.97%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.97%) WSUS
8 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (18.84%) Oracle
2 25 (12.08%) Splunk
3 23 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 22 (10.63%) Microsoft
5 19 (9.18%) Cisco
6 17 (8.21%) HP
7 10 (4.83%) Citrix
8 9 (4.35%) VMware
9 8 (3.86%) NetApp
10 5 (2.42%) Brocade
10 5 (2.42%) CA
10 5 (2.42%) Sun
10 5 (2.42%) Remedy
10 5 (2.42%) Websense
11 4 (1.93%) Symantec
11 4 (1.93%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.93%) F5
12 3 (1.45%) Mitel
12 3 (1.45%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.45%) Informatica
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