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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 44 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -17
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 25 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.07% 0.29% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.93% 2.61% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 3
Median daily rate £525 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +123.68%

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
114 153 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.99% 10.98% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 68 69
Median daily rate £425 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -46.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 January 2017.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Information Security
4 10 (34.48%) Information Assurance
4 10 (34.48%) Security Architecture
5 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
6 7 (24.14%) CISSP
6 7 (24.14%) Cryptography
6 7 (24.14%) CEH
6 7 (24.14%) CREST Certified
7 6 (20.69%) SANS
7 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (20.69%) Statistics
7 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) GIAC
7 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.24%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) Coaching
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
10 3 (10.34%) ISO27005
10 3 (10.34%) Threat Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (10.34%) Big Data
10 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
10 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.34%) TOGAF

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
1 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Electronics
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) Security Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Advisor
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
1 3 (10.34%) Drools
1 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) Java EE
1 3 (10.34%) jBPM
1 3 (10.34%) JMS
1 3 (10.34%) JPA
1 3 (10.34%) SOAP
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
1 3 (10.34%) XML
1 3 (10.34%) XSD
1 3 (10.34%) XSLT
2 2 (6.90%) JSF
2 2 (6.90%) RichFaces
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) Spring Batch
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Cryptography
2 6 (20.69%) Statistics
3 3 (10.34%) CESG
4 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Information Security
3 10 (34.48%) Information Assurance
3 10 (34.48%) Security Architecture
4 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
5 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (10.34%) SOA
8 3 (10.34%) Threat Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) CEH
2 7 (24.14%) CISSP
2 7 (24.14%) CREST Certified
3 6 (20.69%) GIAC
3 6 (20.69%) SANS
4 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.45%) CISM
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO27005
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
1 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) MapR
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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