The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 77 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 18 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.36% 0.56% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.06% 5.80% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 5
Median daily rate £400 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £169 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £343 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +70.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £31.95 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +52.14%
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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
128 138 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.66% 9.60% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 72
Median daily rate £425 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +64.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Security 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 Security Cleared across the Edinburgh region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 Security Cleared across the Edinburgh region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
6 6 (16.67%) Finance
6 6 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) XML
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) Windows
7 5 (13.89%) JBoss
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.89%) User Experience
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (11.11%) BC Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) Kanban
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework

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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 5 (13.89%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) ArcGIS
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) assyst
2 1 (2.78%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SSH
1 3 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Spatial Data
3 3 (8.33%) SQLPlus
4 2 (5.56%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.11%) Toad
2 3 (8.33%) git-flow
2 3 (8.33%) GitLab
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Bower
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) StarTeam
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Support
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) JAXB
5 3 (8.33%) JDBC
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) JSON
5 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (8.33%) Spring Security
5 3 (8.33%) XSD
6 2 (5.56%) Dojo
7 1 (2.78%) Node.js
7 1 (2.78%) Sass
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Scrum
3 6 (16.67%) Open Source
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) Kanban
5 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Product Management
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) User Stories
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.78%) Korn
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) SAS Macro
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.78%) Netcool
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) ForgeRock
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Brocade
5 1 (2.78%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas