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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 52 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 82 72 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.24% 3.14% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.63% 23.15% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £143 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.19 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+84.38% -36.84%
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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
465 311 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.35% 13.56% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 174 137
Average daily rate £370 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £186 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.55 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 62 £345 +11.83% 9
North Yorkshire -1 8 £330 +25.71% 3
South Yorkshire -2 7 £438 +150.00%
East Yorkshire - - - -
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England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 107 (58.15%) SC Cleared
2 48 (26.09%) Oracle
3 41 (22.28%) Java
4 34 (18.48%) ITIL
5 30 (16.30%) SQL
6 28 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (14.67%) LDAP
8 25 (13.59%) Service Management
8 25 (13.59%) Oracle Database
9 23 (12.50%) UNIX
9 23 (12.50%) Cisco
10 21 (11.41%) Linux
10 21 (11.41%) Splunk
11 20 (10.87%) Project Management
12 19 (10.33%) Subversion
13 18 (9.78%) NHS
13 18 (9.78%) Microsoft
14 17 (9.24%) HP
14 17 (9.24%) Configuration Management
14 17 (9.24%) PL/SQL
14 17 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (8.70%) Windows
15 16 (8.70%) PRINCE2
16 15 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (7.61%) J2EE
17 14 (7.61%) MS Excel
18 13 (7.07%) HTML
18 13 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (6.52%) Firewall
19 12 (6.52%) C#

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.17%) SAS
3 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.54%) Documentum
4 1 (0.54%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 14 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.54%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.67%) LDAP
2 12 (6.52%) Firewall
3 10 (5.43%) DNS
4 7 (3.80%) SAN
5 6 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.72%) SSL
6 5 (2.72%) LAN
6 5 (2.72%) HTTP
7 4 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.17%) OSPF
7 4 (2.17%) Intranet
8 3 (1.63%) MPLS
8 3 (1.63%) BGP
8 3 (1.63%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.63%) Wireless
8 3 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.63%) WAN
9 2 (1.09%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.59%) Oracle Database
2 15 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (5.98%) Oracle OWB
3 11 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.63%) MySQL
8 3 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.54%) Redis
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.54%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.54%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.33%) Subversion
2 11 (5.98%) JUnit
3 9 (4.89%) DbUnit
4 6 (3.26%) PVCS
5 5 (2.72%) Maven
5 5 (2.72%) Ant
6 3 (1.63%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.09%) MSI
7 2 (1.09%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.09%) Selenium
7 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.54%) Sahi
8 1 (0.54%) JMeter
8 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.54%) QUnit
General
1 11 (5.98%) Finance
2 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.17%) Law
3 4 (2.17%) Legal
3 4 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (20.11%) Analyst
2 31 (16.85%) Developer
3 18 (9.78%) Support Analyst
4 15 (8.15%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.07%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.43%) Administrator
7 9 (4.89%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
9 7 (3.80%) Architect
10 6 (3.26%) Tester
10 6 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (2.72%) Consultant
11 5 (2.72%) Database Analyst
11 5 (2.72%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (2.17%) Deployment Analyst
12 4 (2.17%) Designer
13 3 (1.63%) Senior Architect
13 3 (1.63%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.61%) J2EE
2 13 (7.07%) HTML
3 12 (6.52%) CSS
4 10 (5.43%) .NET
5 8 (4.35%) Web Services
5 8 (4.35%) Spring
6 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.17%) jQuery
6 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.17%) REST
7 3 (1.63%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.63%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.09%) Spring Batch
8 2 (1.09%) Mustache
8 2 (1.09%) XML
8 2 (1.09%) JSP
8 2 (1.09%) JSON
8 2 (1.09%) JPA
8 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.78%) NHS
2 17 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.98%) Open Source
4 8 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.26%) User Experience
6 5 (2.72%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.17%) Kindle
8 3 (1.63%) HP StorageWorks
8 3 (1.63%) Statistics
8 3 (1.63%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.09%) Human Factors
9 2 (1.09%) e-Health
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) PKI
10 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.54%) GIS
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.54%) Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.50%) UNIX
2 21 (11.41%) Linux
3 16 (8.70%) Windows
4 9 (4.89%) CentOS
5 8 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.35%) Solaris
6 7 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.72%) AIX
8 5 (2.72%) HPUX
8 5 (2.72%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.54%) Android
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.48%) ITIL
2 28 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.59%) Service Management
4 20 (10.87%) Project Management
5 17 (9.24%) Configuration Management
6 16 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 13 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (5.98%) ETL
8 11 (5.98%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.98%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.89%) OO
9 9 (4.89%) OOD
9 9 (4.89%) Migration
10 8 (4.35%) Business Analysis
11 7 (3.80%) Supplier Management
11 7 (3.80%) Programme Management
11 7 (3.80%) MVC
11 7 (3.80%) Workflow
11 7 (3.80%) Change Management
12 6 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.28%) Java
2 30 (16.30%) SQL
3 17 (9.24%) PL/SQL
4 12 (6.52%) C#
5 11 (5.98%) PHP
5 11 (5.98%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.35%) Python
6 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.80%) VB
8 6 (3.26%) Scala
8 6 (3.26%) C
9 5 (2.72%) Ruby
10 4 (2.17%) C++
11 3 (1.63%) Perl
12 2 (1.09%) VBScript
13 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.54%) R
13 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (58.15%) SC Cleared
2 9 (4.89%) BC Cleared
3 8 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.80%) ISEB
5 6 (3.26%) CCNA
6 5 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.72%) Degree
7 4 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.63%) CCNP
8 3 (1.63%) CCSA
9 2 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.09%) MCSE
9 2 (1.09%) CCIE
9 2 (1.09%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.09%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) SLA
2 6 (3.26%) QA
3 4 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.72%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.17%) Firmware
3 3 (1.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (5.98%) Puppet
2 8 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.26%) OpenView
4 5 (2.72%) SCCM
5 3 (1.63%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.09%) WSUS
6 2 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.09%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.54%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) Oracle
2 23 (12.50%) Cisco
3 21 (11.41%) Splunk
4 18 (9.78%) Microsoft
5 17 (9.24%) HP
6 10 (5.43%) Sun
7 8 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.80%) VMware
8 7 (3.80%) NetApp
8 7 (3.80%) Remedy
9 6 (3.26%) Citrix
10 5 (2.72%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.72%) Brocade
10 5 (2.72%) F5
11 4 (2.17%) Websense
11 4 (2.17%) Juniper
12 3 (1.63%) CA
12 3 (1.63%) Informatica
12 3 (1.63%) Mitel
13 2 (1.09%) Blue Coat
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