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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 37 38 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 18 20 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.20% 3.24% 8.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.50% 13.99% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 40
Median daily rate £200 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £443 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £44.10 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +60.36%

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
80 143 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.23% 23.14% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 58 91
Median daily rate £340 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
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 £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) Linux
4 8 (17.02%) Unix
4 8 (17.02%) Windows
4 8 (17.02%) AIX
5 7 (14.89%) Firewall
5 7 (14.89%) Finance
6 6 (12.77%) IBM
6 6 (12.77%) C
6 6 (12.77%) MS Project
6 6 (12.77%) Perl
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle
6 6 (12.77%) ITIL
6 6 (12.77%) Solaris
6 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
6 6 (12.77%) Korn
6 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 5 (10.64%) PowerHA
7 5 (10.64%) Document Management
7 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
7 5 (10.64%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) VMware
8 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003

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 1 (2.13%) Apache
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) iPlanet
1 1 (2.13%) JBoss
1 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.77%) MS Project
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) Network Security
4 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 3 (6.38%) WAN
5 2 (4.26%) SAN
6 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.13%) DMZ
6 1 (2.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.13%) IPsec
6 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.13%) LDAP
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.13%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) MS Access
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Developer
2 4 (8.51%) Administrator
2 4 (8.51%) AIX Engineer
2 4 (8.51%) iOS Developer
2 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (8.51%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Consultant
3 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Objective-C Developer
3 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) REST
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (8.51%) iPad
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) RIA
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Celerra
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.13%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) AIX
2 8 (17.02%) Unix
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Solaris
4 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) HPUX
7 1 (2.13%) SUSE
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Document Management
3 4 (8.51%) Change Management
3 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
3 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
3 4 (8.51%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (4.26%) Data Management
5 2 (4.26%) DSDM
5 2 (4.26%) Economics
5 2 (4.26%) ERP
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.26%) ITSM
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.26%) Prototyping
5 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.26%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
1 6 (12.77%) C
1 6 (12.77%) Korn
1 6 (12.77%) Perl
2 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.38%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.64%) PowerHA
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.38%) vSphere
4 2 (4.26%) Firmware
4 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) KVM
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.26%) Netcool
2 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.26%) PowerCLI
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) vRealize
3 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) IBM
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) Veritas
5 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.26%) AppSense
5 2 (4.26%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.13%) Aruba
6 1 (2.13%) Brocade
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.13%) Isilon
6 1 (2.13%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.13%) Riverbed