The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 49 78 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 68.06% 96.30% 96.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.03% 98.73% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 56 48
Average daily rate
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£342 £330 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £262 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £422 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -19.82%
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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
62 79 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 86.11% 97.53% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 57 48
Average daily rate £343 £335 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £264 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Erskine

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 127 (98.45%) SC Cleared
2 45 (34.88%) Windows
3 36 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 35 (27.13%) Active Directory
4 35 (27.13%) ITIL
4 35 (27.13%) SQL
5 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (20.16%) Change Management
5 26 (20.16%) VMware
6 25 (19.38%) Project Management
6 25 (19.38%) Citrix
7 24 (18.60%) HP
7 24 (18.60%) SAN
7 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (16.28%) Clustering
9 20 (15.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (14.73%) Veritas
11 17 (13.18%) Configuration Management
11 17 (13.18%) IPsec
11 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (11.63%) Degree
12 15 (11.63%) Netcool
12 15 (11.63%) PMI Certification
12 15 (11.63%) Linux
13 14 (10.85%) MS Office
13 14 (10.85%) PMP
13 14 (10.85%) McAfee
13 14 (10.85%) PowerShell

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.10%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) MS Office
2 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.75%) MS Project
4 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.60%) SAN
2 17 (13.18%) IPsec
3 13 (10.08%) NAS
4 12 (9.30%) Firewall
5 7 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (5.43%) LAN
5 7 (5.43%) DNS
6 6 (4.65%) WAN
6 6 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.88%) Network Security
7 5 (3.88%) Junos
8 4 (3.10%) X.500
8 4 (3.10%) LDAP
8 4 (3.10%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.33%) DHCP
10 2 (1.55%) SNMP
10 2 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) TestDirector
2 6 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (4.65%) WinRunner
3 5 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.88%) MSI
4 2 (1.55%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.78%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.78%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.78%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (3.10%) Marketing
2 3 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Military
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (11.63%) Integration Engineer
2 13 (10.08%) Project Manager
3 8 (6.20%) Network Engineer
4 7 (5.43%) Test Engineer
4 7 (5.43%) Coordinator
5 6 (4.65%) Consultant
6 5 (3.88%) Architect
7 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.33%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (2.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 3 (2.33%) Security Engineer
8 3 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (2.33%) Developer
8 3 (2.33%) Analyst
9 2 (1.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (1.55%) Configuration Manager
9 2 (1.55%) Administrator
9 2 (1.55%) Project Analyst
9 2 (1.55%) Design Engineer
9 2 (1.55%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) XML
2 7 (5.43%) HTML
3 4 (3.10%) .NET
3 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.78%) XSL
5 1 (0.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Clustering
2 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.85%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.30%) Economics
5 9 (6.98%) PDA
5 9 (6.98%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.20%) Replication
7 5 (3.88%) PKI
7 5 (3.88%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.78%) PMI
9 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.88%) Windows
2 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.63%) Linux
5 14 (10.85%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.98%) Solaris
6 9 (6.98%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.43%) UNIX
8 5 (3.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) ITIL
2 26 (20.16%) Change Management
3 25 (19.38%) Project Management
4 17 (13.18%) Configuration Management
5 13 (10.08%) Project Planning
6 12 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.53%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.75%) Software Distribution
9 9 (6.98%) PRINCE
10 7 (5.43%) Software Testing
10 7 (5.43%) Test Scripting
10 7 (5.43%) ITIL V3
10 7 (5.43%) Service Management
11 6 (4.65%) Information Security
11 6 (4.65%) SIEM
11 6 (4.65%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.88%) Network Load Balancing
12 5 (3.88%) Change Control
12 5 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.13%) SQL
2 14 (10.85%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.20%) VBScript
4 7 (5.43%) C#
5 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.65%) Perl
5 6 (4.65%) Python
6 4 (3.10%) C
6 4 (3.10%) VB
7 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.55%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) REXX
7 2 (1.55%) Tcl
8 1 (0.78%) XPath
8 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 127 (98.45%) SC Cleared
2 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (11.63%) Degree
3 15 (11.63%) PMI Certification
4 14 (10.85%) PMP
5 11 (8.53%) MCTS
6 10 (7.75%) MCSE
7 8 (6.20%) MCSA
7 8 (6.20%) ISTQB
8 7 (5.43%) MCITP
9 5 (3.88%) MCP
10 3 (2.33%) CISSP
10 3 (2.33%) GCIA
11 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.78%) CCNP
12 1 (0.78%) CCNA
12 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.78%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
1 5 (3.88%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (27.13%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.08%) VMware ESX
4 12 (9.30%) vSphere
5 9 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (15.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (11.63%) Netcool
3 8 (6.20%) Tivoli
4 7 (5.43%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (3.88%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (3.10%) SCCM
8 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.55%) SCOM
8 2 (1.55%) WMI
9 1 (0.78%) WSUS
9 1 (0.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.16%) VMware
3 25 (19.38%) Citrix
4 24 (18.60%) HP
5 19 (14.73%) Veritas
6 14 (10.85%) McAfee
7 13 (10.08%) Cisco
8 8 (6.20%) EMC
9 7 (5.43%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.65%) Juniper
10 6 (4.65%) ArcSight
11 5 (3.88%) Riverbed
11 5 (3.88%) TippingPoint
11 5 (3.88%) Crossbeam
11 5 (3.88%) F5
11 5 (3.88%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.10%) Brocade
13 3 (2.33%) CA
13 3 (2.33%) NetApp
14 2 (1.55%) Altiris