Period
to 18 February 2018

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 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 Clearance
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 44 83 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.23% 7.57% 6.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.76% 40.89% 34.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 53
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £166 £363 £288
90th Percentile £575 £575 £529
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -12.94% -5.56% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £44.00 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.56% -10.00% -32.52%
10th Percentile £43.50 £20.75 £20.93
90th Percentile £44.50 £24.50 £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +82.22% -10.00% -31.51%

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 153 203 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.19% 18.51% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 132 141
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £266 £264 £213
90th Percentile £546 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 16
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.87 £21.50 £19.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.70% +11.23% -39.12%
10th Percentile £14.00 £16.06 £9.13
90th Percentile £51.63 £24.25 £28.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.32% - -3.13%

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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 2018.

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 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 -11 38 £494 +9.72% 1
Doncaster -1 4 £198 - 1
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 7 (15.91%) Web Services
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) Web Operations
6 6 (13.64%) CyberArk
6 6 (13.64%) CCNA
6 6 (13.64%) Dell
6 6 (13.64%) HTTP
6 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.64%) Python
6 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.36%) SSL
7 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
7 5 (11.36%) Puppet
7 5 (11.36%) VMware NSX
8 4 (9.09%) Open Source
8 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (9.09%) CCNP
8 4 (9.09%) Oracle
8 4 (9.09%) Windows
8 4 (9.09%) Finance
8 4 (9.09%) Migration
8 4 (9.09%) Subversion

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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 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) SSL
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) Network Security
4 2 (4.55%) BGP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.55%) IPsec
4 2 (4.55%) NX-OS
4 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) DataStage
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Power BI
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) CyberArk Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Designer
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Network Designer
5 3 (6.82%) WebOps Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Security Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.27%) Animation
2 1 (2.27%) CESG
2 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Web Operations
3 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Open Source
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.82%) User Stories
6 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Network Management
6 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) CCNA
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.27%) CISSP
5 1 (2.27%) CITP
5 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) IISP
5 1 (2.27%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) PSD2
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware NSX
2 2 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) KVM
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Juju
2 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Ionix
3 1 (2.27%) Nessus
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) QRadar
3 1 (2.27%) Salt
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) CyberArk
3 6 (13.64%) Dell
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.27%) Brocade
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) ForeScout
6 1 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Sybase
6 1 (2.27%) Talend