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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 73 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 3 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 1.88% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 17.02% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 5
Median daily rate £188 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £350 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £450 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +28.75%
Security 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
140 188 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.77% 11.02% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 91 50
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £14.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -0.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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 29 September 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Security Cleared
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 29 September 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 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 7 (30.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) Workflow
6 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) JBoss
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 4 (17.39%) JAXB
7 4 (17.39%) Toad
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (17.39%) SSL
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) XSD
7 4 (17.39%) JDBC
7 4 (17.39%) SOAP
7 4 (17.39%) Kanban
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (17.39%) RESTful
7 4 (17.39%) JSON
7 4 (17.39%) Spring Security
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Spring

Security 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 5 (21.74%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SSH
1 4 (17.39%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQLPlus
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) git-flow
2 4 (17.39%) GitLab
2 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 4 (17.39%) Toad
3 2 (8.70%) StarTeam
4 1 (4.35%) Bower
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Support
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) JAXB
3 4 (17.39%) JDBC
3 4 (17.39%) JSON
3 4 (17.39%) RESTful
3 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 4 (17.39%) Spring Security
3 4 (17.39%) XSD
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
1 5 (21.74%) Workflow
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Kanban
2 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) BDD
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Product Management
4 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (8.70%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) User Stories
4 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (8.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) ForgeRock
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
4 2 (8.70%) Veritas
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
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