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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 87 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 75.00% 77.14% 78.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 87.88% 90.00% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 24 17
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£344 £354 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £322 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.53%
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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
99 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 85.34% 85.71% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 27 18
Average daily rate £344 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £321 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%

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 23 October 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 84 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 67 (31.90%) HP
4 61 (29.05%) Windows
5 53 (25.24%) SQL
6 49 (23.33%) ITIL
7 45 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 40 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 39 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (17.14%) Project Management
11 29 (13.81%) Citrix
11 29 (13.81%) DNS
11 29 (13.81%) MS Excel
12 26 (12.38%) VMware
13 25 (11.90%) MS Office
13 25 (11.90%) SAN
13 25 (11.90%) Configuration Management
14 23 (10.95%) Change Management
14 23 (10.95%) MCTS
15 22 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (10.48%) DHCP
15 22 (10.48%) Linux
15 22 (10.48%) MS Project
16 21 (10.00%) MCP
16 21 (10.00%) SQL Server
17 20 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (9.52%) Clustering
18 19 (9.05%) VBScript
18 19 (9.05%) Analytical Skills

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 18 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.33%) IIS
3 7 (3.33%) MS Project Server
3 7 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.48%) Lync
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.90%) MS Office
3 22 (10.48%) MS Project
4 7 (3.33%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.43%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.81%) DNS
2 25 (11.90%) SAN
3 22 (10.48%) DHCP
4 12 (5.71%) WAN
5 11 (5.24%) LAN
5 11 (5.24%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.24%) IPsec
6 10 (4.76%) SSL
6 10 (4.76%) SNMP
7 9 (4.29%) NAS
8 6 (2.86%) Firewall
8 6 (2.86%) X.500
9 5 (2.38%) Kerberos
9 5 (2.38%) LDAP
10 4 (1.90%) VLAN
10 4 (1.90%) IPv4
11 3 (1.43%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.43%) VPN
12 2 (0.95%) Network Security
12 2 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.43%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.95%) MS Access
4 2 (0.95%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.43%) WinRunner
3 3 (1.43%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.48%) MSI
4 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (1.43%) Marketing
2 1 (0.48%) Finance
2 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (8.57%) Build Engineer
2 15 (7.14%) Consultant
3 13 (6.19%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.24%) Architect
6 10 (4.76%) Project Planner
7 9 (4.29%) Analyst
7 9 (4.29%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (3.81%) Developer
8 8 (3.81%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.33%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (2.86%) Applications Packager
11 5 (2.38%) Tools Developer
11 5 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (2.38%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.38%) Release Manager
12 4 (1.90%) Test Engineer
12 4 (1.90%) Design Engineer
12 4 (1.90%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.29%) XML
2 8 (3.81%) HTML
3 7 (3.33%) Software Packaging
3 7 (3.33%) Application Packaging
4 6 (2.86%) Middleware
5 4 (1.90%) Web Services
6 3 (1.43%) JSP
6 3 (1.43%) .NET
6 3 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Clustering
2 19 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.10%) Replication
4 11 (5.24%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (4.76%) Economics
5 10 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.29%) Thin Client
6 9 (4.29%) CMDB
6 9 (4.29%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.38%) PKI
8 4 (1.90%) Open Source
8 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.43%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.43%) e-Health
9 3 (1.43%) PDA
9 3 (1.43%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.95%) PMI
11 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.05%) Windows
2 22 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (10.48%) Linux
3 12 (5.71%) Solaris
4 10 (4.76%) UNIX
5 7 (3.33%) AIX
6 5 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.90%) HPUX
8 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.33%) ITIL
2 36 (17.14%) Project Management
3 25 (11.90%) Configuration Management
4 23 (10.95%) Change Management
5 12 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 11 (5.24%) ITIL V3
6 11 (5.24%) Workflow
6 11 (5.24%) Validation
6 11 (5.24%) Performance Management
7 10 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 10 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 10 (4.76%) TOGAF
7 10 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (4.76%) MODAF
7 10 (4.76%) Service Management
8 9 (4.29%) Software Distribution
9 8 (3.81%) Unit Testing
9 8 (3.81%) High Availability
10 7 (3.33%) Build Automation
10 7 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.24%) SQL
2 19 (9.05%) VBScript
3 17 (8.10%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.67%) Perl
5 9 (4.29%) C
6 8 (3.81%) Java
7 7 (3.33%) C#
7 7 (3.33%) VBA
8 4 (1.90%) PHP
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (10.95%) MCTS
4 21 (10.00%) MCP
5 7 (3.33%) MCSE
5 7 (3.33%) MCSA
5 7 (3.33%) MCITP
6 6 (2.86%) Degree
7 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.43%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.95%) CCNP
10 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.48%) VCAP
10 1 (0.48%) PMP
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.29%) Firmware
3 9 (4.29%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.86%) vSphere
5 5 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.90%) XenApp
6 4 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.90%) vCloud
6 4 (1.90%) KVM
6 4 (1.90%) RHEV
7 1 (0.48%) Brightmail
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 14 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 13 (6.19%) Netcool
4 11 (5.24%) SCCM
5 6 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (1.90%) SCOM
6 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.48%) MIIS
9 1 (0.48%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 84 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 67 (31.90%) HP
3 29 (13.81%) Citrix
4 26 (12.38%) VMware
5 14 (6.67%) Oracle
6 12 (5.71%) Veritas
7 11 (5.24%) Altiris
8 7 (3.33%) IBM
9 6 (2.86%) ArcSight
10 5 (2.38%) McAfee
10 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.38%) BMC
11 4 (1.90%) AppSense
12 3 (1.43%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.43%) NetApp
12 3 (1.43%) Dell
13 2 (0.95%) Riverbed
13 2 (0.95%) TippingPoint
13 2 (0.95%) Crossbeam
13 2 (0.95%) Cisco
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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