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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 55 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 21 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 0.59% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.22% 4.79% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Median daily rate £650 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £420 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +94.73%
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
138 188 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.07% 12.39% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 90 59
Median daily rate £450 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 3 December 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) Information Security
3 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 10 (40.00%) Security Architecture
5 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (28.00%) CISSP
6 7 (28.00%) CEH
6 7 (28.00%) Cryptography
6 7 (28.00%) CREST Certified
7 6 (24.00%) SANS
7 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (24.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (24.00%) Statistics
7 6 (24.00%) GIAC
8 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) SAP
10 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (12.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) Finance
10 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
10 3 (12.00%) Electronics
10 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (12.00%) Marketing
10 3 (12.00%) CESG
10 3 (12.00%) TDD
10 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment

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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.00%) Bower
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Architect
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Advisor
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Drools
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) jBPM
2 1 (4.00%) JMS
2 1 (4.00%) JPA
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) WinForms
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XSD
2 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (24.00%) Statistics
3 3 (12.00%) CESG
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) AIX
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 10 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (24.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Data Ingestion
8 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (8.00%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) CEH
2 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 7 (28.00%) CREST Certified
3 6 (24.00%) GIAC
3 6 (24.00%) SANS
4 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO27005
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (8.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Veritas
3 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.00%) MapR
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
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