The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Erskine region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 118 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 84.29% 77.14% 82.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 92.91% 77.14% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 23 10
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£330 £368 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £277 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £367 £374
% change year-on-year
-3.95% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.11% -
Qualifications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
127 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 90.71% 100.00% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 29 10
Average daily rate £335 £368 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.84% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £420
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 £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
SC Cleared
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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 11 July 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 67 (35.83%) Windows
3 64 (34.22%) Microsoft
4 58 (31.02%) HP
5 35 (18.72%) MS Excel
6 34 (18.18%) SQL
6 34 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 34 (18.18%) Project Management
7 32 (17.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 30 (16.04%) ITIL
9 29 (15.51%) Citrix
10 27 (14.44%) Change Management
11 24 (12.83%) Workflow
11 24 (12.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (12.30%) VBScript
13 21 (11.23%) SQL Server
13 21 (11.23%) SAN
14 20 (10.70%) MS Office
15 19 (10.16%) DNS
15 19 (10.16%) VMware
16 18 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (9.63%) SharePoint
16 18 (9.63%) DHCP
16 18 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (9.63%) MS Project
16 18 (9.63%) Configuration Management
17 14 (7.49%) LAN
17 14 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (6.95%) Fat Client
18 13 (6.95%) Linux

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (9.63%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.35%) IIS
3 8 (4.28%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (4.28%) MS Project Server
4 4 (2.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Lync
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (18.72%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.70%) MS Office
3 18 (9.63%) MS Project
4 11 (5.88%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.21%) InfoPath
5 6 (3.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) BusinessWorks
1 6 (3.21%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.23%) SAN
2 19 (10.16%) DNS
3 18 (9.63%) DHCP
4 14 (7.49%) LAN
5 11 (5.88%) WAN
6 9 (4.81%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.67%) SSL
7 5 (2.67%) SNMP
8 4 (2.14%) X.500
9 3 (1.60%) Firewall
9 3 (1.60%) IPsec
9 3 (1.60%) VPN
9 3 (1.60%) NAS
10 2 (1.07%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.07%) SMS
10 2 (1.07%) Wireless
11 1 (0.53%) VLAN
11 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.53%) IPv4
11 1 (0.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.21%) Spotfire
3 6 (3.21%) MS Access
3 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.07%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 7 (3.74%) TestDirector
2 5 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (2.14%) MSI
4 3 (1.60%) WinRunner
4 3 (1.60%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.60%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (1.07%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.53%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.53%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (2.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.07%) Marketing
3 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (9.09%) Analyst
2 14 (7.49%) Applications Packager
3 13 (6.95%) Architect
4 11 (5.88%) Consultant
4 11 (5.88%) Build Engineer
5 10 (5.35%) Developer
6 9 (4.81%) Project Planner
7 8 (4.28%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.28%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.28%) Release Manager
8 7 (3.74%) Network Engineer
9 6 (3.21%) Configuration Manager
9 6 (3.21%) Design Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Server Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Technical Manager
10 5 (2.67%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Performance Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (2.67%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.42%) Software Packaging
2 10 (5.35%) JSP
3 9 (4.81%) Web Services
3 9 (4.81%) Application Packaging
4 8 (4.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 7 (3.74%) Middleware
6 6 (3.21%) .NET
7 4 (2.14%) XML
8 3 (1.60%) CSS
9 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.95%) Thin Client
1 13 (6.95%) Fat Client
2 9 (4.81%) Clustering
3 8 (4.28%) Economics
4 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.67%) PKI
5 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.67%) Firmware
6 4 (2.14%) PDA
6 4 (2.14%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.14%) Replication
7 3 (1.60%) e-Health
7 3 (1.60%) CMDB
7 3 (1.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 67 (35.83%) Windows
2 24 (12.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.95%) Linux
5 11 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 10 (5.35%) UNIX
7 8 (4.28%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.74%) Solaris
9 6 (3.21%) AIX
10 4 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.18%) Project Management
2 30 (16.04%) ITIL
3 27 (14.44%) Change Management
4 24 (12.83%) Workflow
5 18 (9.63%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.42%) Performance Management
7 11 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 10 (5.35%) ITIL V3
8 10 (5.35%) TOGAF
8 10 (5.35%) MODAF
8 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (4.81%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.81%) Service Management
10 8 (4.28%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.28%) Analytics
11 7 (3.74%) Test Scripting
11 7 (3.74%) Build Automation
11 7 (3.74%) Software Testing
11 7 (3.74%) Project Planning
12 6 (3.21%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.18%) SQL
2 23 (12.30%) VBScript
3 11 (5.88%) C
3 11 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.81%) Perl
5 7 (3.74%) C#
6 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.67%) Java
7 5 (2.67%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.53%) Korn
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 187 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.88%) MCTS
4 10 (5.35%) MCP
5 8 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.74%) Degree
7 6 (3.21%) ISTQB
7 6 (3.21%) CCNA
7 6 (3.21%) MCSE
8 3 (1.60%) MCSA
8 3 (1.60%) MCITP
9 2 (1.07%) CCNP
9 2 (1.07%) PMP
9 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.81%) QA
2 7 (3.74%) JSP 440
3 5 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.60%) XenApp
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.60%) KVM
6 3 (1.60%) RHEV
7 2 (1.07%) vSphere
8 1 (0.53%) Brightmail
8 1 (0.53%) vCloud
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.53%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 32 (17.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (6.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (5.88%) Netcool
4 7 (3.74%) SCCM
5 6 (3.21%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.21%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.60%) MIIS
8 2 (1.07%) SCOM
9 1 (0.53%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 64 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 58 (31.02%) HP
3 29 (15.51%) Citrix
4 19 (10.16%) VMware
5 12 (6.42%) McAfee
6 10 (5.35%) Oracle
7 8 (4.28%) Cisco
8 7 (3.74%) AppSense
9 6 (3.21%) Altiris
9 6 (3.21%) TIBCO
9 6 (3.21%) Veritas
10 5 (2.67%) IBM
10 5 (2.67%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.14%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.14%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.60%) BMC
13 2 (1.07%) Borland
14 1 (0.53%) CA
14 1 (0.53%) EMC
14 1 (0.53%) PlateSpin
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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