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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 32 56 15
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -41
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 28 11 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.61% 1.26% 9.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.56% 8.09% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 25
Median daily rate £350 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £286 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +203.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £35.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +77.50%
SC Cleared
Scotland

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
114 136 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.75% 15.60% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 66
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +153.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, 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 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (47.78%) HP
3 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 28 (31.11%) Oracle
4 28 (31.11%) ISTQB
5 26 (28.89%) .NET
5 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
6 25 (27.78%) HTML
6 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 23 (25.56%) Windows
7 23 (25.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 21 (23.33%) ISEB
8 21 (23.33%) HP UFT
9 20 (22.22%) C#
10 18 (20.00%) VB
10 18 (20.00%) CRM
10 18 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 18 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 18 (20.00%) Functional Testing
11 17 (18.89%) Unix
12 16 (17.78%) Migration
12 16 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.44%) SQL
14 13 (14.44%) VMware
14 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
14 13 (14.44%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (13.33%) Project Management
15 12 (13.33%) Active Directory
15 12 (13.33%) Linux

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 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.11%) Apache
6 1 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) SAN
2 8 (8.89%) DNS
2 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 8 (8.89%) WAN
3 7 (7.78%) LAN
4 5 (5.56%) DHCP
5 4 (4.44%) Skype
5 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.22%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.22%) SSL
6 2 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.11%) HTTP
7 1 (1.11%) Internet
7 1 (1.11%) NAS
7 1 (1.11%) Network Security
7 1 (1.11%) SNMP
7 1 (1.11%) VLAN
7 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) HP UFT
2 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.33%) MSI
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.44%) Finance
1 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (1.11%) Electronics
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Test Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Tester
5 9 (10.00%) Architect
5 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.56%) Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Applications Packager
8 4 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Test Specialist
9 3 (3.33%) Messaging Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) .NET
2 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 25 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (4.44%) JSP
4 2 (2.22%) Middleware
4 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 2 (2.22%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) jQuery
5 1 (1.11%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.11%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.33%) Replication
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) CMDB
4 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.11%) DataPower
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.11%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.11%) PKI
4 1 (1.11%) PMI
4 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 17 (18.89%) Unix
3 12 (13.33%) Linux
4 10 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.44%) Solaris
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.22%) AIX
9 2 (2.22%) HPUX
10 1 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) CRM
1 18 (20.00%) Functional Testing
1 18 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 16 (17.78%) Migration
3 13 (14.44%) Test Automation
4 12 (13.33%) Project Management
5 8 (8.89%) ITIL
6 7 (7.78%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (4.44%) Application Packaging
7 4 (4.44%) Network Design
7 4 (4.44%) Release Management
7 4 (4.44%) Security Testing
7 4 (4.44%) Server Building
7 4 (4.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (3.33%) Defect Management
8 3 (3.33%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
2 20 (22.22%) C#
3 18 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (20.00%) VB
4 13 (14.44%) SQL
5 7 (7.78%) Java
6 4 (4.44%) VBScript
7 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.22%) Korn
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.11%) ISTQB
3 23 (25.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 21 (23.33%) ISEB
5 16 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (8.89%) CCNA
9 6 (6.67%) MCITP
10 3 (3.33%) CCNP
10 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.33%) PMP
11 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (2.22%) CISSP
11 2 (2.22%) Degree
11 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.22%) MCSA
11 2 (2.22%) OCP
11 2 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.22%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.22%) XenApp
4 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) KVM
5 1 (1.11%) RHEV
5 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.11%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 3 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.22%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.11%) Netcool
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
5 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (47.78%) HP
2 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.11%) Oracle
4 13 (14.44%) VMware
5 12 (13.33%) Citrix
6 7 (7.78%) Cisco
7 6 (6.67%) EMC
8 3 (3.33%) Altiris
8 3 (3.33%) AppSense
8 3 (3.33%) F5
8 3 (3.33%) IBM
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.22%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.11%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.11%) BT
10 1 (1.11%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.11%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.11%) Opsware
10 1 (1.11%) TippingPoint
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