The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 5.41% 3.85% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 10.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £325 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -13.79% +33.84%  

SC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster.

Academic & Professional Certification
Doncaster
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 18.92% 38.46% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £325 £150 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +116.66% -64.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £203 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Doncaster citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Doncaster

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Doncaster.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Doncaster

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared in Doncaster.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Doncaster

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Doncaster region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) HP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow