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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 49 97 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 57.65% 77.60% 73.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.78% 90.65% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 86 12
Average daily rate
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£330 £343 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% -3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £253 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £439 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £56.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+61.36% +10.00%
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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
63 107 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 74.12% 85.60% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 96 13
Average daily rate £345 £345 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £56.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (33.64%) Windows
3 28 (25.45%) HP
4 27 (24.55%) Project Management
5 24 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
7 22 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 20 (18.18%) SQL
9 19 (17.27%) ITIL
10 18 (16.36%) Change Management
11 16 (14.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 16 (14.55%) SAN
12 15 (13.64%) Change Control
13 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (12.73%) XML
13 14 (12.73%) MSI
14 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
14 13 (11.82%) PowerShell
15 12 (10.91%) C#
16 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
16 11 (10.00%) Citrix
16 11 (10.00%) Cisco
16 11 (10.00%) PMI Certification
16 11 (10.00%) Degree
17 10 (9.09%) Unit Testing
17 10 (9.09%) PKI
17 10 (9.09%) DNS
17 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
17 10 (9.09%) Risk Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.91%) Lync
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
3 6 (5.45%) MS Project
4 4 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (2.73%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) SAN
2 10 (9.09%) DNS
3 9 (8.18%) Firewall
4 8 (7.27%) LDAP
5 7 (6.36%) X.500
6 6 (5.45%) Network Security
6 6 (5.45%) Kerberos
6 6 (5.45%) NAS
7 5 (4.55%) LAN
7 5 (4.55%) WAN
7 5 (4.55%) IPsec
8 4 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.73%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.73%) Internet
9 3 (2.73%) SNMP
10 2 (1.82%) DHCP
10 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.82%) DWDM
10 2 (1.82%) VLAN
10 2 (1.82%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.73%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MSI
2 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.82%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.91%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.91%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.91%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.91%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.91%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.91%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (2.73%) Finance
2 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (11.82%) Project Manager
2 9 (8.18%) Network Engineer
3 6 (5.45%) Software Engineer
3 6 (5.45%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (5.45%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (5.45%) Development Engineer
4 5 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (3.64%) Design Engineer
5 4 (3.64%) Architect
6 3 (2.73%) Consultant
6 3 (2.73%) Network Architect
7 2 (1.82%) Technical Leader
7 2 (1.82%) Security Architect
7 2 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (1.82%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (1.82%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (1.82%) Developer
7 2 (1.82%) DBA
7 2 (1.82%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (1.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) XML
2 7 (6.36%) XSD
2 7 (6.36%) WinForms
2 7 (6.36%) WPF
3 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.55%) HTML
3 5 (4.55%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.64%) CSS
5 2 (1.82%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.91%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.91%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) PKI
2 9 (8.18%) PMI
2 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.36%) Replication
4 7 (6.36%) Clustering
5 6 (5.45%) Economics
6 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.82%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.91%) PDA
9 1 (0.91%) EMV
9 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.64%) Windows
2 24 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.64%) Linux
5 4 (3.64%) UNIX
6 2 (1.82%) Solaris
7 1 (0.91%) AIX
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.55%) Project Management
2 19 (17.27%) ITIL
3 18 (16.36%) Change Management
4 15 (13.64%) Change Control
5 10 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 10 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 9 (8.18%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.18%) Performance Management
7 8 (7.27%) Project Planning
8 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.45%) Server Building
9 5 (4.55%) Critical Success Factor
9 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.55%) Workflow
10 4 (3.64%) Migration
10 4 (3.64%) Content Management
10 4 (3.64%) SOA
10 4 (3.64%) OOP
10 4 (3.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.91%) C#
4 9 (8.18%) REXX
4 9 (8.18%) Tcl
5 7 (6.36%) VBScript
6 5 (4.55%) VB
7 4 (3.64%) C
7 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 110 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 11 (10.00%) Degree
4 7 (6.36%) MCTS
5 6 (5.45%) PMP
6 5 (4.55%) MCSE
7 4 (3.64%) MCSA
7 4 (3.64%) MCP
8 3 (2.73%) CCNP
8 3 (2.73%) CCNA
8 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.82%) CAPM
10 1 (0.91%) MCITP
10 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.91%) CCSA
10 1 (0.91%) CCSE
10 1 (0.91%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.91%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.64%) vSphere
5 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.91%) Firmware
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (8.18%) WMI
3 3 (2.73%) SCCM
3 3 (2.73%) Netcool
4 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.82%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (25.45%) HP
2 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.00%) Cisco
3 11 (10.00%) Citrix
4 9 (8.18%) VMware
5 5 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.55%) F5
6 4 (3.64%) Crossbeam
6 4 (3.64%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.73%) Veritas
7 3 (2.73%) Cadence
7 3 (2.73%) McAfee
7 3 (2.73%) Juniper
7 3 (2.73%) EMC
7 3 (2.73%) TippingPoint
8 2 (1.82%) ProCurve
8 2 (1.82%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.82%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.82%) NetApp
8 2 (1.82%) Nokia