Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 36 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 23 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.76% 4.55% 4.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.43% 27.64% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 46
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.84% -4.17% +9.25%
10th Percentile £195 £336 £305
90th Percentile £488 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +25.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £30.75 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -10.00% -31.03%
10th Percentile £20.10 £20.65 £21.47
90th Percentile £41.80 £24.25 £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £25.00
% 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 140 199 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.81% 16.46% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 135 151
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £245 £306 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +7.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £16.00 £16.75 £10.83
90th Percentile £36.45 £24.00 £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% -6.24% -

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 24 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 November 2017. 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 -8 16 £195 -55.43%
Doncaster 0 5 £410 -
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) CyberArk
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) Python
7 2 (8.70%) Unix
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security

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 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Primavera
1 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
1 4 (17.39%) CyberArk Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Trainer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Trainer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) React
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) BDD
2 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.70%) SIEM
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Ionix
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) QRadar
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) CyberArk
2 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Aruba
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Motorola
5 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.35%) Thales