The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 26 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 24 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.84% 3.37% 5.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.27% 16.55% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 15
Median daily rate £400 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +126.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 139 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.53% 20.35% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 62
Median daily rate £375 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +109.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.64%) Windows
4 9 (16.07%) Unix
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle
4 9 (16.07%) HP
5 8 (14.29%) Linux
5 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 8 (14.29%) Firewall
6 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 7 (12.50%) AIX
7 6 (10.71%) Solaris
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL
7 6 (10.71%) IBM
7 6 (10.71%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) Finance
8 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
8 5 (8.93%) Citrix
8 5 (8.93%) WAN
8 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.93%) MS Project
8 5 (8.93%) C
8 5 (8.93%) Perl
8 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
8 5 (8.93%) Korn
8 5 (8.93%) Application Packaging
8 5 (8.93%) PowerHA
9 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.79%) JBoss
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS Project
3 3 (5.36%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 4 (7.14%) LAN
3 4 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.79%) DMZ
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) VLAN
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
5 1 (1.79%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 3 (5.36%) MSI
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.79%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (12.50%) Analyst
2 6 (10.71%) Consultant
3 5 (8.93%) Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Administrator
4 4 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Applications Packager
4 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) iOS Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.36%) HTML
1 3 (5.36%) REST
2 1 (1.79%) J2EE
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) iPad
2 3 (5.36%) RIA
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Economics
3 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Celerra
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.79%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Unix
3 8 (14.29%) Linux
4 7 (12.50%) AIX
5 6 (10.71%) Solaris
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.79%) HPUX
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.79%) SUSE
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) ITIL
1 6 (10.71%) Project Management
2 5 (8.93%) Application Packaging
3 4 (7.14%) Document Management
3 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 3 (5.36%) Change Management
4 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
4 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
4 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.36%) Server Building
5 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.57%) CRM
5 2 (3.57%) Data Management
5 2 (3.57%) DSDM
5 2 (3.57%) ERP
5 2 (3.57%) ITSM
5 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
1 5 (8.93%) C
1 5 (8.93%) Korn
1 5 (8.93%) Perl
1 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
2 3 (5.36%) VBScript
3 2 (3.57%) C#
3 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.14%) ISEB
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CISSP
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) MCTS
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.93%) PowerHA
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.36%) vSphere
4 2 (3.57%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.79%) KVM
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) AirWatch
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.57%) Netcool
2 2 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.57%) PowerCLI
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) vRealize
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) HP
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) IBM
5 5 (8.93%) Citrix
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 3 (5.36%) Veritas
7 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.57%) AppSense
7 2 (3.57%) F5
7 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) Aruba
8 1 (1.79%) Brocade
8 1 (1.79%) i2
8 1 (1.79%) Isilon
8 1 (1.79%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.79%) Riverbed