The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Glasgow region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 16 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 82 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.98% 2.08% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.85% 15.24% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 6
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£338 £355 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £386 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £367 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.81% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
187 105 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.75% 13.64% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 50
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £252 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £30.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 62 (53.45%) Microsoft
3 47 (40.52%) Windows
4 38 (32.76%) HP
5 36 (31.03%) ISTQB
6 28 (24.14%) DV Cleared
6 28 (24.14%) .NET
7 25 (21.55%) Oracle
8 24 (20.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 23 (19.83%) HTML
9 23 (19.83%) JSP
9 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET
10 22 (18.97%) JavaScript
10 22 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (14.66%) UNIX
11 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (13.79%) SAN
13 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
13 15 (12.93%) PowerShell
14 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
14 14 (12.07%) CRM
14 14 (12.07%) C#
15 13 (11.21%) Windows XP
15 13 (11.21%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (10.34%) MS Office
16 12 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
17 11 (9.48%) VB
17 11 (9.48%) TCP/IP
17 11 (9.48%) Citrix

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (0.86%) IIS
1 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (0.86%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.86%) Lync
1 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.34%) MS Office
3 5 (4.31%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.59%) MS Project
5 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) SAN
2 11 (9.48%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.76%) DNS
4 5 (4.31%) X.500
4 5 (4.31%) DHCP
5 4 (3.45%) LDAP
6 3 (2.59%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.59%) SNMP
6 3 (2.59%) IPsec
7 2 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.72%) LAN
7 2 (1.72%) WAN
7 2 (1.72%) Firewall
7 2 (1.72%) SSL
8 1 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.86%) EDMS
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (6.03%) MSI
3 4 (3.45%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.86%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.86%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (4.31%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.86%) Advertising
3 1 (0.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (8.62%) Test Manager
2 9 (7.76%) Analyst
3 8 (6.90%) Test Specialist
4 7 (6.03%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (5.17%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Tester
6 5 (4.31%) Test Leader
7 4 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 4 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Consultant
7 4 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) Applications Packager
8 3 (2.59%) Performance Tester
8 3 (2.59%) Developer
8 3 (2.59%) Build Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) Security Specialist
8 3 (2.59%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (1.72%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (1.72%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.14%) .NET
2 23 (19.83%) JSP
2 23 (19.83%) HTML
3 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.90%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.72%) COM
6 1 (0.86%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.86%) Web Services
6 1 (0.86%) XML
6 1 (0.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.17%) Clustering
2 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (1.72%) Firmware
4 2 (1.72%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.72%) Economics
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) CMDB
5 1 (0.86%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.86%) PKI
5 1 (0.86%) PDA
5 1 (0.86%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.86%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.52%) Windows
2 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (14.66%) UNIX
5 13 (11.21%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.76%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.17%) Linux
8 1 (0.86%) AIX
8 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.07%) CRM
2 9 (7.76%) ITIL
2 9 (7.76%) Test Automation
3 8 (6.90%) Change Management
3 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (6.03%) Workflow
4 7 (6.03%) Security Testing
5 6 (5.17%) Project Management
6 4 (3.45%) Project Planning
6 4 (3.45%) Release Management
6 4 (3.45%) Migration
6 4 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (3.45%) Test Management
6 4 (3.45%) Functional Testing
7 3 (2.59%) Build Automation
7 3 (2.59%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.59%) Validation
7 3 (2.59%) Identity Management
7 3 (2.59%) Quality Management
8 2 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (12.93%) PowerShell
3 14 (12.07%) C#
4 11 (9.48%) VB
5 10 (8.62%) SQL
6 6 (5.17%) VBScript
7 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.31%) VBA
8 4 (3.45%) Java
9 2 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.86%) Tcl
10 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (31.03%) ISTQB
3 28 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 24 (20.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (9.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (6.90%) MCITP
9 7 (6.03%) MCTS
10 4 (3.45%) Degree
10 4 (3.45%) MCP
11 3 (2.59%) MCSE
11 3 (2.59%) MOS
12 2 (1.72%) CEH
12 2 (1.72%) CCSP
12 2 (1.72%) CISSP
12 2 (1.72%) SSCP
12 2 (1.72%) GIAC
13 1 (0.86%) CCNA
13 1 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.86%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (11.21%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (6.03%) SCCM
4 3 (2.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.86%) Netcool
6 1 (0.86%) MIIS
Vendors
1 62 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 38 (32.76%) HP
3 25 (21.55%) Oracle
4 11 (9.48%) Citrix
5 8 (6.90%) VMware
6 7 (6.03%) Cisco
7 5 (4.31%) Altiris
7 5 (4.31%) McAfee
8 2 (1.72%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.72%) AppSense
8 2 (1.72%) IBM
8 2 (1.72%) BMC
9 1 (0.86%) Veritas
9 1 (0.86%) Symantec
9 1 (0.86%) Cognos
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago