The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 91 81 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.27% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 3.03% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £238 £185 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -38.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £163 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £207 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £390 £346
% change year-on-year
-1.15% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.42% +69.44%
SC Cleared
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 132 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 8.95% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 70 59
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Toad
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (42.86%) SQLPlus
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) COM+
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (42.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Toad
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) COM+
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle