Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 Clearance
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 41 93 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.91% 7.68% 7.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.29% 46.50% 36.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 61 72
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +24.31%
10th Percentile £195 £331 £301
90th Percentile £525 £575 £559
Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% +24.31%
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 £26.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +20.93% -14.00% -

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 140 200 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.77% 16.52% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 136 150
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +20.71% -
10th Percentile £248 £306 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +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% -

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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 23 November 2017.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 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 -11 31 £340 -20.00% 3
Doncaster +2 7 £350 -
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 23 (56.10%) SC Cleared
2 13 (31.71%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco
5 8 (19.51%) Windows
6 7 (17.07%) Python
7 6 (14.63%) Web Development
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle
8 5 (12.20%) Puppet
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.20%) VMware NSX
9 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
9 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.76%) High Availability
9 4 (9.76%) CyberArk
9 4 (9.76%) User Experience
9 4 (9.76%) Java
9 4 (9.76%) Unix
9 4 (9.76%) SAP
9 4 (9.76%) CSS
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (9.76%) Dell
9 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.32%) SCCM
10 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing

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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 (4.88%) OpenStack
1 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Primavera
1 1 (2.44%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) Wireless
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.88%) FCoE
2 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.88%) Skype
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) DataStage
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) GoCD
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.32%) Marketing
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) CyberArk Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Network Support
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Network Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) React
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Robotics
3 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Debian
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) Web Development
3 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.76%) High Availability
5 3 (7.32%) BDD
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.32%) Line Management
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
5 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) User Stories
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Python
2 4 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware NSX
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Docker
3 2 (4.88%) KVM
3 2 (4.88%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) Juju
3 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Ionix
4 1 (2.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.44%) QRadar
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) VMware
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) CyberArk
4 4 (9.76%) Dell
4 4 (9.76%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Brocade
5 2 (4.88%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Juniper
5 2 (4.88%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) Aruba
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Motorola
6 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.44%) Pega
6 1 (2.44%) Sybase