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 2 July 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
2 Jul 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 59 126 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 78.67% 91.30% 98.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.51% 98.44% 98.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 105 48
Average daily rate
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£343 £326 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -11.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £249 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £377 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.47 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.60% +16.27%
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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
69 128 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 92.00% 92.75% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 107 49
Average daily rate £345 £330 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 2 July 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 2 July 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Erskine

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 115 (96.64%) SC Cleared
2 38 (31.93%) Windows
3 33 (27.73%) Project Management
4 29 (24.37%) Microsoft
5 27 (22.69%) ITIL
6 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (20.17%) HP
8 23 (19.33%) SQL
8 23 (19.33%) Change Management
9 22 (18.49%) Active Directory
10 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 17 (14.29%) VMware
12 16 (13.45%) PMI Certification
12 16 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (13.45%) Degree
13 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
13 14 (11.76%) Change Control
13 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (10.92%) Citrix
14 13 (10.92%) XML
14 13 (10.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 12 (10.08%) MSI
15 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
15 12 (10.08%) SAN
15 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
15 12 (10.08%) Project Planning
15 12 (10.08%) Economics
16 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
16 11 (9.24%) Windows 7

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.84%) Lync
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Office
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.88%) MS Project
3 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.68%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.08%) SAN
2 9 (7.56%) DNS
3 7 (5.88%) Firewall
4 6 (5.04%) IPsec
4 6 (5.04%) Network Security
5 5 (4.20%) LDAP
5 5 (4.20%) NAS
6 4 (3.36%) DHCP
6 4 (3.36%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.36%) SNMP
6 4 (3.36%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.36%) X.500
7 3 (2.52%) Internet
7 3 (2.52%) LAN
7 3 (2.52%) WAN
8 2 (1.68%) FTP
8 2 (1.68%) IPv4
8 2 (1.68%) Junos
8 2 (1.68%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.68%) Spotfire
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.84%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) MSI
2 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.52%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.68%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.68%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.84%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.84%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.84%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.84%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.84%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (3.36%) Marketing
2 3 (2.52%) Finance
3 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (7.56%) Project Manager
1 9 (7.56%) Network Engineer
2 6 (5.04%) Coordinator
3 5 (4.20%) Software Engineer
3 5 (4.20%) Test Engineer
3 5 (4.20%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (4.20%) Software Development Engineer
3 5 (4.20%) Development Engineer
4 4 (3.36%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (3.36%) Architect
5 3 (2.52%) Analyst
5 3 (2.52%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (2.52%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (2.52%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (1.68%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (1.68%) Build Engineer
6 2 (1.68%) Security Engineer
6 2 (1.68%) Network Architect
6 2 (1.68%) Technical Leader
6 2 (1.68%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) XML
2 6 (5.04%) HTML
3 5 (4.20%) .NET
3 5 (4.20%) XSD
3 5 (4.20%) WinForms
3 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.20%) WPF
4 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.84%) JSP
5 1 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.84%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.84%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.08%) Economics
3 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.56%) PMI
3 9 (7.56%) Clustering
4 6 (5.04%) Replication
4 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.20%) PKI
5 5 (4.20%) PDA
5 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.68%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.84%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.93%) Windows
2 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.20%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.36%) UNIX
7 3 (2.52%) Linux
8 2 (1.68%) AIX
8 2 (1.68%) Solaris
8 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) Project Management
2 27 (22.69%) ITIL
3 23 (19.33%) Change Management
4 14 (11.76%) Change Control
5 12 (10.08%) Project Planning
6 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.40%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.40%) Server Building
8 7 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 7 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.20%) Six Sigma
10 5 (4.20%) Migration
10 5 (4.20%) Critical Success Factor
11 4 (3.36%) SDLC
11 4 (3.36%) Performance Testing
11 4 (3.36%) Content Management
11 4 (3.36%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) SQL
2 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.24%) C#
4 8 (6.72%) VBScript
5 7 (5.88%) REXX
5 7 (5.88%) Tcl
6 6 (5.04%) C
7 5 (4.20%) VB
8 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.84%) VBA
10 1 (0.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 115 (96.64%) SC Cleared
2 16 (13.45%) Degree
2 16 (13.45%) PMI Certification
3 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (9.24%) PMP
5 8 (6.72%) MCTS
6 6 (5.04%) MCSA
7 5 (4.20%) CCNP
7 5 (4.20%) CCNA
7 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.36%) MCP
8 4 (3.36%) MCSE
9 3 (2.52%) MCITP
10 2 (1.68%) CAPM
10 2 (1.68%) CCSA
10 2 (1.68%) CCSE
10 2 (1.68%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.84%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) QA
3 2 (1.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (6.72%) vSphere
5 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.20%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (10.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (5.88%) WMI
3 4 (3.36%) Netcool
3 4 (3.36%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.52%) SCCM
5 2 (1.68%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.84%) WSUS
6 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.84%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 29 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.17%) HP
3 17 (14.29%) VMware
4 13 (10.92%) Citrix
5 11 (9.24%) Cisco
6 8 (6.72%) McAfee
7 5 (4.20%) Juniper
7 5 (4.20%) Veritas
7 5 (4.20%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.36%) TippingPoint
9 3 (2.52%) Crossbeam
9 3 (2.52%) F5
9 3 (2.52%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.52%) NetApp
10 2 (1.68%) EMC
10 2 (1.68%) AppSense
10 2 (1.68%) Lumension
10 2 (1.68%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.68%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.68%) 3PAR