The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 13 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.14% 7.55% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 40.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £313 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% +10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 20 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.29% 18.87% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 37
Average daily rate £356 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.91% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £225 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Aberdeen region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) PLM
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) PLM
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley