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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 19 25 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +33
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 59 41 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.89% 7.00% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.75% 36.61% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.12 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -30.09%
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
138 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.45% 19.11% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 37 72
Average daily rate £350 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.77 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.81% -20.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 92 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (31.52%) Windows
3 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 23 (25.00%) Project Management
5 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 18 (19.57%) Citrix
7 14 (15.22%) Finance
7 14 (15.22%) ITIL
8 13 (14.13%) SQL
8 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (13.04%) VMware
9 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (11.96%) SAN
10 11 (11.96%) PRINCE2
10 11 (11.96%) UNIX
11 10 (10.87%) Linux
11 10 (10.87%) HP
11 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (10.87%) DV Cleared
12 9 (9.78%) Windows XP
13 8 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
14 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
14 7 (7.61%) Clustering
14 7 (7.61%) Change Management
14 7 (7.61%) IPsec
14 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
14 7 (7.61%) WAN
15 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (3.26%) MS Project Server
1 3 (3.26%) IIS
2 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Office
3 4 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.17%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 7 (7.61%) IPsec
2 7 (7.61%) WAN
3 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.52%) DNS
4 4 (4.35%) Firewall
4 4 (4.35%) NAS
5 3 (3.26%) DHCP
6 2 (2.17%) LAN
6 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.17%) SSL
6 2 (2.17%) VPN
6 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.17%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.09%) DB2
4 1 (1.09%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) WinRunner
1 2 (2.17%) TestDirector
1 2 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (18.48%) Project Manager
2 8 (8.70%) Analyst
2 8 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (7.61%) Architect
4 5 (5.43%) Test Analyst
5 4 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 4 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 4 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (3.26%) IT Director
6 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Chief Technology Officer
6 3 (3.26%) Desktop Support
6 3 (3.26%) Developer
7 2 (2.17%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.17%) Server Support
7 2 (2.17%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.17%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
2 5 (5.43%) JSP
3 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.17%) Web Services
4 2 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.09%) Middleware
5 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Clustering
2 6 (6.52%) PKI
3 5 (5.43%) Replication
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) PDA
4 3 (3.26%) Economics
4 3 (3.26%) CESG
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) CMDB
6 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Windows
2 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (11.96%) UNIX
4 10 (10.87%) Linux
4 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.78%) Windows XP
6 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.26%) Solaris
8 2 (2.17%) AIX
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Project Management
2 14 (15.22%) ITIL
3 11 (11.96%) PRINCE2
4 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
4 7 (7.61%) Change Management
5 6 (6.52%) Workflow
5 6 (6.52%) Matrix Management
5 6 (6.52%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.43%) SIEM
6 5 (5.43%) Software Testing
6 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.35%) Validation
7 4 (4.35%) Migration
7 4 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.35%) Analytics
7 4 (4.35%) Software Distribution
7 4 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.52%) Perl
3 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.35%) Python
4 4 (4.35%) VBScript
5 3 (3.26%) Java
6 2 (2.17%) C
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) C-shell
7 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.09%) Korn
7 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.09%) VBA
7 1 (1.09%) C#
7 1 (1.09%) C++
7 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.52%) MCSE
4 6 (6.52%) MCSA
4 6 (6.52%) MCITP
4 6 (6.52%) ISTQB
5 5 (5.43%) MCTS
5 5 (5.43%) PMP
5 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.17%) CCNP
7 2 (2.17%) CCNA
7 2 (2.17%) CISSP
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.17%) GCIA
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.17%) Nmap
4 2 (2.17%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) vCloud
5 1 (1.09%) Samba
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (4.35%) Netcool
4 3 (3.26%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.17%) Nessus
5 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.09%) SCCM
6 1 (1.09%) SCOM
6 1 (1.09%) WMI
6 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.09%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.57%) Citrix
3 12 (13.04%) VMware
4 10 (10.87%) HP
5 6 (6.52%) Oracle
6 4 (4.35%) Veritas
7 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
7 3 (3.26%) BMC
8 2 (2.17%) Remedy
8 2 (2.17%) McAfee
8 2 (2.17%) F5
9 1 (1.09%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.09%) Varonis
9 1 (1.09%) Brocade
9 1 (1.09%) PlateSpin
9 1 (1.09%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.09%) Altiris
9 1 (1.09%) AppSense
9 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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