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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 103 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 74.10% 80.65% 80.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.83% 92.59% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 22 13
Average daily rate
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£345 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £326 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -40.67%
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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
120 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 86.33% 87.10% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 24 13
Average daily rate £347 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £425
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 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 29 September 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 221 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 90 (40.72%) Microsoft
3 71 (32.13%) HP
4 70 (31.67%) Windows
5 51 (23.08%) SQL
6 50 (22.62%) Active Directory
7 47 (21.27%) ITIL
8 44 (19.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 43 (19.46%) Project Management
10 36 (16.29%) MS Excel
11 35 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (13.12%) Citrix
12 29 (13.12%) DNS
13 27 (12.22%) MS Office
14 26 (11.76%) VBScript
14 26 (11.76%) VMware
15 25 (11.31%) Configuration Management
15 25 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (11.31%) Change Management
16 24 (10.86%) SAN
16 24 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (10.41%) MS Project
18 22 (9.95%) DHCP
18 22 (9.95%) MCTS
19 21 (9.50%) MCP
20 20 (9.05%) Linux
20 20 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (8.60%) Mentoring
21 19 (8.60%) SQL Server

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 17 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.17%) IIS
4 6 (2.71%) MS Project Server
4 6 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) Lync
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.22%) MS Office
3 23 (10.41%) MS Project
4 6 (2.71%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.36%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.12%) DNS
2 24 (10.86%) SAN
3 22 (9.95%) DHCP
4 12 (5.43%) LAN
5 11 (4.98%) WAN
5 11 (4.98%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.98%) IPsec
6 10 (4.52%) SSL
6 10 (4.52%) SNMP
7 9 (4.07%) NAS
8 8 (3.62%) X.500
9 5 (2.26%) LDAP
9 5 (2.26%) Kerberos
10 4 (1.81%) VLAN
10 4 (1.81%) Firewall
10 4 (1.81%) IPv4
11 3 (1.36%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.90%) Network Security
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.81%) MS Access
3 3 (1.36%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.90%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.81%) MSI
3 4 (1.81%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.36%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (1.36%) WinRunner
4 3 (1.36%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (1.36%) Marketing
2 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (8.14%) Build Engineer
2 15 (6.79%) Project Manager
3 13 (5.88%) Consultant
3 13 (5.88%) Applications Packager
3 13 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (5.43%) Analyst
4 12 (5.43%) Architect
5 10 (4.52%) Project Planner
6 8 (3.62%) Support Engineer
7 7 (3.17%) Developer
7 7 (3.17%) Applications Support
7 7 (3.17%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (2.71%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (2.71%) Design Engineer
8 6 (2.71%) Release Manager
8 6 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (2.26%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (2.26%) Programme Analyst
9 5 (2.26%) Tools Developer
9 5 (2.26%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.43%) Software Packaging
2 11 (4.98%) XML
3 10 (4.52%) Application Packaging
4 8 (3.62%) HTML
5 6 (2.71%) Middleware
6 4 (1.81%) JSP
7 3 (1.36%) .NET
7 3 (1.36%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.90%) CSS
8 2 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.69%) Replication
3 16 (7.24%) Clustering
4 13 (5.88%) Economics
5 11 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.98%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.07%) Thin Client
7 9 (4.07%) CMDB
7 9 (4.07%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.26%) PKI
9 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.36%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.36%) e-Health
10 3 (1.36%) PDA
10 3 (1.36%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.90%) Open Source
11 2 (0.90%) PMI
11 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 70 (31.67%) Windows
2 25 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (9.05%) Linux
5 10 (4.52%) Solaris
6 8 (3.62%) UNIX
7 5 (2.26%) AIX
7 5 (2.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.27%) ITIL
2 43 (19.46%) Project Management
3 25 (11.31%) Configuration Management
3 25 (11.31%) Change Management
4 19 (8.60%) Mentoring
5 16 (7.24%) Workflow
6 12 (5.43%) Project Planning
7 11 (4.98%) Service Management
7 11 (4.98%) Programme Management
7 11 (4.98%) ITIL V3
8 10 (4.52%) Performance Management
8 10 (4.52%) Validation
9 9 (4.07%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.07%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.07%) Performance Testing
9 9 (4.07%) TOGAF
9 9 (4.07%) MODAF
9 9 (4.07%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (4.07%) Software Distribution
10 8 (3.62%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.08%) SQL
2 26 (11.76%) VBScript
3 18 (8.14%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.33%) Perl
5 9 (4.07%) C
6 8 (3.62%) Java
7 6 (2.71%) VBA
7 6 (2.71%) C#
8 4 (1.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 221 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.95%) MCTS
4 21 (9.50%) MCP
5 7 (3.17%) MCSE
5 7 (3.17%) MCSA
5 7 (3.17%) MCITP
6 6 (2.71%) Degree
6 6 (2.71%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.81%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.81%) CCNP
7 4 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.90%) PMP
10 1 (0.45%) VCAP
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (22.62%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.07%) Firmware
3 9 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (4.07%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.71%) vSphere
5 5 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.81%) XenApp
6 4 (1.81%) vCloud
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.90%) KVM
7 2 (0.90%) RHEV
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 44 (19.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (6.33%) Tivoli
2 14 (6.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 13 (5.88%) Netcool
4 12 (5.43%) SCCM
5 6 (2.71%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.81%) SCOM
8 3 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.36%) MIIS
9 2 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.45%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 90 (40.72%) Microsoft
2 71 (32.13%) HP
3 29 (13.12%) Citrix
4 26 (11.76%) VMware
5 13 (5.88%) Altiris
6 12 (5.43%) Veritas
6 12 (5.43%) Oracle
7 7 (3.17%) IBM
7 7 (3.17%) AppSense
8 6 (2.71%) ArcSight
9 5 (2.26%) BMC
9 5 (2.26%) McAfee
10 4 (1.81%) Cisco
11 3 (1.36%) Dell
11 3 (1.36%) NetApp
11 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.36%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.90%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.90%) TippingPoint
12 2 (0.90%) Crossbeam
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 22 hours ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 22 hours ago