The first table below looks at the demand for CTC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CTC Cleared 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£190 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £544 £397
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +37.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.68
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 101 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.48% 9.81% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 48 30
Average daily rate £375 £385 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +23.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CTC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CTC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft