Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 - 172
Rank change year-on-year - +172 -2
Contract jobs citing BC Cleared 12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.35% - 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.34% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £435
10th Percentile £318 - £412
90th Percentile £525 - £471
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

BC 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 512 398 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.87% 13.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 224 295
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £279 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £552 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.60 £14.20 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.90% +3.27% -11.29%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.03 £11.39
90th Percentile £33.23 £28.55 £18.54
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.20 £14.53
% change year-on-year +17.96% -2.29% -8.37%

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing BC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BC Cleared in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BC Cleared in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BC Cleared in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BC Cleared in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Leeds - 12 £500 -
BC Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BC 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) CA
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (25.00%) Microservices
6 3 (25.00%) Doctrine
6 3 (25.00%) PHP 7
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (25.00%) VMS
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) HTML

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS3
1 3 (25.00%) Doctrine
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) CQRS
3 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CA
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow