Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 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 Clearance
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 34 22
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 94 44 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.32% 5.23% 7.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.85% 28.03% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 24 47
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £333 £166 £363
90th Percentile £650 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £370 £425
% change year-on-year +28.38% -12.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £44.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.56% -10.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +82.22% -10.00%

Security 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 205 157 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.32% 18.67% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 96 133
South Yorkshire median daily rate £494 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £269 £265
90th Percentile £629 £563 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.69% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.00 £21.87 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.26% +1.70% +11.23%
10th Percentile £9.50 £14.00 £16.06
90th Percentile £10.50 £51.63 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.53% +2.32% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in South Yorkshire

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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 Security Cleared within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. 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 +13 85 £500 +1.27% 9
Doncaster +5 7 £390 +97.47%
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 58 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.13%) SC Cleared
3 39 (41.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 36 (38.30%) Java
5 29 (30.85%) Bash Shell
5 29 (30.85%) Node.js
6 27 (28.72%) DevOps
7 25 (26.60%) Git (software)
7 25 (26.60%) Test Automation
7 25 (26.60%) CSS
7 25 (26.60%) HTML
8 23 (24.47%) Linux
9 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
9 21 (22.34%) Open Source
9 21 (22.34%) Continuous Deployment
10 19 (20.21%) Java 8
10 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (20.21%) Web Development
11 18 (19.15%) TDD
11 18 (19.15%) Unix
11 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 17 (18.09%) RESTful
12 17 (18.09%) DBS Check
13 16 (17.02%) Ansible
13 16 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (17.02%) Python
14 14 (14.89%) Disclosure Scotland
14 14 (14.89%) Threat Modelling
15 13 (13.83%) Spring Boot
15 13 (13.83%) GitHub

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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 8 (8.51%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (4.26%) nginx
3 3 (3.19%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) IIS
3 3 (3.19%) Jetty
3 3 (3.19%) Mongrel
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.06%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.06%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.83%) GitHub
3 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.51%) PaaS
5 5 (5.32%) Heroku
6 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.19%) Google App Engine
6 3 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.57%) HTTP
2 9 (9.57%) SSL
3 6 (6.38%) Firewall
4 5 (5.32%) Internet
5 4 (4.26%) DNS
5 4 (4.26%) LAN
5 4 (4.26%) VLAN
5 4 (4.26%) VPN
5 4 (4.26%) WAN
6 3 (3.19%) DHCP
6 3 (3.19%) FTP
6 3 (3.19%) IPsec
6 3 (3.19%) VoIP
6 3 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.13%) Wireless
8 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.13%) Power BI
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.77%) JUnit
3 11 (11.70%) Spock
4 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.32%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.13%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (1.06%) GitLab
7 1 (1.06%) GoCD
7 1 (1.06%) JIRA
7 1 (1.06%) Maven
7 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium
7 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (3.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (40.43%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Consultant
2 14 (14.89%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.64%) Architect
3 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 10 (10.64%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (10.64%) Security Consultant
4 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Lead Security Consultant
6 5 (5.32%) Security Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Digital Developer
7 4 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Lead Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Lead Security Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.85%) Node.js
2 25 (26.60%) CSS
2 25 (26.60%) HTML
3 17 (18.09%) RESTful
4 13 (13.83%) Spring
4 13 (13.83%) Spring Boot
5 11 (11.70%) React
6 9 (9.57%) .NET
6 9 (9.57%) AngularJS
6 9 (9.57%) REST
6 9 (9.57%) Vue.js
7 8 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (8.51%) Apache Camel
7 8 (8.51%) Apache CXF
7 8 (8.51%) JMS
7 8 (8.51%) Web Services
8 3 (3.19%) J2EE
8 3 (3.19%) Servlets
9 2 (2.13%) SOAP
9 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.13%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.13%) User Experience
2 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.06%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Linux
2 18 (19.15%) Unix
3 10 (10.64%) Windows
4 5 (5.32%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) DevOps
3 25 (26.60%) Test Automation
4 21 (22.34%) Continuous Deployment
4 21 (22.34%) Open Source
5 19 (20.21%) Web Development
6 18 (19.15%) TDD
7 16 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (14.89%) Threat Modelling
9 13 (13.83%) Configuration Management
9 13 (13.83%) Pair Programming
10 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.57%) Asynchronous Programming
11 9 (9.57%) Microservices
11 9 (9.57%) Migration
11 9 (9.57%) Progressive Web App
12 8 (8.51%) Project Management
12 8 (8.51%) Service Design
13 6 (6.38%) Security Architecture
13 6 (6.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.30%) Java
2 29 (30.85%) Bash Shell
3 21 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.21%) Java 8
5 16 (17.02%) Python
6 10 (10.64%) Ruby
7 9 (9.57%) ES6
8 6 (6.38%) C#
9 3 (3.19%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) Perl
10 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.06%) C
11 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (52.13%) SC Cleared
2 39 (41.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 17 (18.09%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.32%) BC Cleared
4 5 (5.32%) CCNA
4 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.13%) CCNP
5 2 (2.13%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.26%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Docker
2 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) Firmware
3 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.26%) Xen
4 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) Ansible
2 10 (10.64%) Puppet
3 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.38%) SCCM
3 6 (6.38%) Terraform
4 3 (3.19%) Salt
5 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.06%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.06%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Cisco
3 4 (4.26%) Juniper
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) Google
4 3 (3.19%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.06%) Avaya
6 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint