The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 84 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 7 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.65% 1.41% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 8.47% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 16
Median daily rate £363 £565 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.84% +66.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £370 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £1,000 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +9.33% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year +11.78% -0.70%  

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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 152 248 228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 14.01% 16.64% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 165 153
Median daily rate £418 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Leeds

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Leeds

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) C
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) SCCM
5 2 (9.52%) Data Quality

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) TACACS
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) Java EE
2 2 (9.52%) JPA
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) CatOS
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) BPMN
4 1 (4.76%) Complex ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.76%) vRealize
2 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
1 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
3 2 (9.52%) Nokia
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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