The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 118 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 82.52% 80.00% 68.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 92.19% 90.91% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 16 4
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£340 £356 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.36% -7.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -22.33%
SC Cleared
Renfrewshire

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

Qualifications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 89.51% 88.00% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 18 4
Average daily rate £345 £355 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -7.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 196 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 75 (38.27%) Microsoft
3 69 (35.20%) Windows
4 61 (31.12%) HP
5 44 (22.45%) SQL
6 41 (20.92%) Active Directory
7 38 (19.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 37 (18.88%) ITIL
8 37 (18.88%) Project Management
9 36 (18.37%) MS Excel
10 29 (14.80%) Citrix
11 27 (13.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (13.78%) Change Management
12 26 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (12.76%) VMware
14 24 (12.24%) VBScript
14 24 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (11.73%) DNS
15 23 (11.73%) SAN
16 22 (11.22%) Configuration Management
17 21 (10.71%) MS Office
18 20 (10.20%) Workflow
19 19 (9.69%) SQL Server
19 19 (9.69%) MS Project
19 19 (9.69%) DHCP
20 18 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
21 16 (8.16%) MCTS
22 15 (7.65%) Linux
22 15 (7.65%) Clustering
23 14 (7.14%) SharePoint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (3.57%) IIS
4 6 (3.06%) MS Project Server
5 4 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.53%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.51%) Lync
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.71%) MS Office
3 19 (9.69%) MS Project
4 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.06%) InfoPath
5 4 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.53%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.73%) DNS
1 23 (11.73%) SAN
2 19 (9.69%) DHCP
3 11 (5.61%) LAN
4 10 (5.10%) WAN
5 9 (4.59%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.08%) SSL
6 8 (4.08%) IPsec
6 8 (4.08%) SNMP
7 6 (3.06%) NAS
8 5 (2.55%) X.500
8 5 (2.55%) Firewall
9 3 (1.53%) VPN
10 2 (1.02%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.02%) LDAP
10 2 (1.02%) SMS
10 2 (1.02%) IPv4
10 2 (1.02%) VLAN
10 2 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.04%) MS Access
4 3 (1.53%) Spotfire
4 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.02%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (3.06%) TestDirector
3 5 (2.55%) WinRunner
4 4 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.04%) MSI
5 3 (1.53%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (1.53%) Marketing
2 2 (1.02%) Finance
3 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (8.16%) Analyst
1 16 (8.16%) Build Engineer
2 14 (7.14%) Applications Packager
3 13 (6.63%) Consultant
4 12 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.61%) Architect
6 10 (5.10%) Project Planner
7 9 (4.59%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (3.57%) Developer
8 7 (3.57%) Release Manager
9 6 (3.06%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.06%) Design Engineer
10 5 (2.55%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (2.55%) Performance Engineer
10 5 (2.55%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.55%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (2.55%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.55%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.55%) Programme Analyst
11 4 (2.04%) Software Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.63%) Software Packaging
2 10 (5.10%) Application Packaging
3 8 (4.08%) XML
4 7 (3.57%) Middleware
5 6 (3.06%) Web Services
6 5 (2.55%) HTML
7 4 (2.04%) JSP
8 3 (1.53%) .NET
8 3 (1.53%) CSS
8 3 (1.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.65%) Clustering
2 12 (6.12%) Economics
3 11 (5.61%) Fat Client
3 11 (5.61%) Thin Client
4 10 (5.10%) Replication
5 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.57%) Firmware
8 6 (3.06%) PDA
9 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
10 4 (2.04%) CMDB
10 4 (2.04%) PKI
11 3 (1.53%) Open Source
11 3 (1.53%) e-Health
12 2 (1.02%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.51%) PMI
13 1 (0.51%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 69 (35.20%) Windows
2 27 (13.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (7.65%) Linux
5 9 (4.59%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.08%) AIX
6 8 (4.08%) UNIX
6 8 (4.08%) Solaris
7 7 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.88%) ITIL
1 37 (18.88%) Project Management
2 27 (13.78%) Change Management
3 22 (11.22%) Configuration Management
4 20 (10.20%) Workflow
5 12 (6.12%) Service Management
6 11 (5.61%) Software Testing
6 11 (5.61%) Project Planning
6 11 (5.61%) ITIL V3
7 10 (5.10%) Performance Testing
7 10 (5.10%) Test Scripting
8 9 (4.59%) Performance Management
8 9 (4.59%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.59%) Programme Management
8 9 (4.59%) Software Engineering
9 8 (4.08%) TOGAF
9 8 (4.08%) MODAF
9 8 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (3.57%) Validation
10 7 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.45%) SQL
2 24 (12.24%) VBScript
3 13 (6.63%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.59%) Perl
5 7 (3.57%) C
6 6 (3.06%) C#
7 5 (2.55%) Java
8 3 (1.53%) VB
8 3 (1.53%) VBA
8 3 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 196 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.16%) MCTS
4 13 (6.63%) MCP
5 9 (4.59%) ISTQB
6 8 (4.08%) MCITP
6 8 (4.08%) MCSE
6 8 (4.08%) MCSA
7 7 (3.57%) Degree
8 4 (2.04%) CCNP
8 4 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.53%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.02%) PMP
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.51%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.63%) QA
2 4 (2.04%) SLA
3 3 (1.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 41 (20.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.12%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.04%) vSphere
7 3 (1.53%) XenApp
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.53%) KVM
7 3 (1.53%) RHEV
8 2 (1.02%) vCloud
9 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.51%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 38 (19.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 14 (7.14%) Netcool
3 10 (5.10%) SCCM
4 9 (4.59%) Tivoli
5 7 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 3 (1.53%) MIIS
8 2 (1.02%) SCOM
9 1 (0.51%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 75 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 61 (31.12%) HP
3 29 (14.80%) Citrix
4 25 (12.76%) VMware
5 12 (6.12%) Veritas
6 11 (5.61%) Altiris
7 10 (5.10%) Oracle
8 7 (3.57%) AppSense
8 7 (3.57%) McAfee
9 5 (2.55%) IBM
10 4 (2.04%) Cisco
10 4 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.04%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.53%) BMC
11 3 (1.53%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.02%) EMC
12 2 (1.02%) Juniper
12 2 (1.02%) F5
12 2 (1.02%) TippingPoint
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago