Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 44 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 52 24 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.87% 2.94% 4.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.39% 17.02% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 37
South Yorkshire median daily rate £493 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.71% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £281 £195 £335
90th Percentile £650 £488 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +19.35% -8.82% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £30.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.67% -10.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +35.56% -10.00%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 132 141 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.90% 17.30% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 134
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.69% +17.21%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £305
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £20.66 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.12% -3.93% +7.50%
10th Percentile £9.36 £16.00 £16.75
90th Percentile £26.15 £36.45 £24.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £14.20 £14.53
% change year-on-year +11.80% -2.29% -7.32%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in South Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +22 42 £500 +86.92% 7
Doncaster +1 8 £340 -17.07%
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 52 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (36.54%) DevOps
3 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) Windows
5 13 (25.00%) Linux
5 13 (25.00%) Ansible
5 13 (25.00%) Docker
5 13 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
5 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (23.08%) Puppet
6 12 (23.08%) Cisco
6 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
7 11 (21.15%) Java
7 11 (21.15%) Terraform
8 10 (19.23%) CCNA
8 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (17.31%) Salt
9 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
10 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
10 8 (15.38%) SaltStack
10 8 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (15.38%) Cloud Native
10 8 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 8 (15.38%) LAN
10 8 (15.38%) WAN
10 8 (15.38%) Firewall
11 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
11 7 (13.46%) REST

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) Jetty
3 2 (3.85%) Mongrel
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (11.54%) Amazon S3
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.85%) Google App Engine
4 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 8 (15.38%) LAN
2 8 (15.38%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) HTTP
3 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 5 (9.62%) SSL
4 4 (7.69%) Network Security
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
6 2 (3.85%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.85%) FTP
6 2 (3.85%) IPsec
6 2 (3.85%) VLAN
6 2 (3.85%) VoIP
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Travis CI
3 3 (5.77%) CircleCI
3 3 (5.77%) GitLab
3 3 (5.77%) JIRA
3 3 (5.77%) JUnit
3 3 (5.77%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.85%) Gatling
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) JMeter
5 1 (1.92%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Information Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) REST
2 4 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 4 (7.69%) Apache CXF
2 4 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 4 (7.69%) JMS
2 4 (7.69%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) J2EE
4 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 2 (3.85%) Servlets
4 2 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.92%) LAMP
5 1 (1.92%) WAMP
5 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) DevOps
2 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
4 8 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) BDD
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.69%) Open Source
6 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.69%) Web Operations
7 3 (5.77%) API Development
7 3 (5.77%) API Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance
7 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Java
2 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.62%) Python
4 4 (7.69%) Java 8
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Ruby
5 3 (5.77%) SQL
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) CCNA
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) Xen
5 2 (3.85%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Ansible
2 12 (23.08%) Puppet
3 11 (21.15%) Terraform
4 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (17.31%) Salt
5 4 (7.69%) FortiGate
6 3 (5.77%) SCCM
7 1 (1.92%) Grafana
7 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.92%) Kibana
7 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco
2 8 (15.38%) SaltStack
3 6 (11.54%) F5
3 6 (11.54%) Juniper
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp