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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 22 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 62 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.99% 6.06% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.05% 32.81% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £222 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.75 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £25.13
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -28.35%
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
172 128 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.39% 18.47% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 66 92
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £14.50 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.62% +39.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £18.00 £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (27.97%) Windows
3 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.58%) Project Management
5 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
6 20 (16.95%) ITIL
7 18 (15.25%) Citrix
7 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (14.41%) SQL
9 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (13.56%) Finance
10 13 (11.02%) SAN
10 13 (11.02%) Linux
10 13 (11.02%) MS Excel
10 13 (11.02%) VMware
10 13 (11.02%) Firewall
11 12 (10.17%) Migration
11 12 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (10.17%) WAN
11 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
11 12 (10.17%) HP
12 11 (9.32%) UNIX
12 11 (9.32%) MCITP
12 11 (9.32%) DV Cleared
12 11 (9.32%) Test Scripting
12 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
13 10 (8.47%) Oracle
13 10 (8.47%) MCSA
13 10 (8.47%) OpenView Configuration Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (4.24%) Documentum
1 5 (4.24%) Captiva
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.69%) IIS
3 2 (1.69%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) Windchill
3 2 (1.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.69%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.02%) SAN
1 13 (11.02%) Firewall
2 12 (10.17%) WAN
3 8 (6.78%) LAN
3 8 (6.78%) VPN
4 6 (5.08%) Network Security
5 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.39%) IPsec
7 3 (2.54%) DNS
7 3 (2.54%) NAS
8 2 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.69%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.69%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.69%) SSL
9 1 (0.85%) Intranet
9 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.69%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.85%) DB2
5 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) TestDirector
2 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.39%) WinRunner
3 2 (1.69%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.85%) Toad
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (13.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Legal
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (17.80%) Project Manager
2 14 (11.86%) Analyst
3 13 (11.02%) Architect
4 11 (9.32%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (5.93%) Developer
6 6 (5.08%) Consultant
7 5 (4.24%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.39%) Security Architect
8 4 (3.39%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) DBA
9 3 (2.54%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.54%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.54%) Server Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) Virtualisation Architect
10 2 (1.69%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) IT Security Project Manager
10 2 (1.69%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) HTML
2 5 (4.24%) JSP
3 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.54%) Web Services
4 3 (2.54%) XML
5 2 (1.69%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (0.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.85%) Ajax
6 1 (0.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.08%) Clustering
3 6 (5.08%) PKI
4 5 (4.24%) PDA
5 3 (2.54%) Replication
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) CESG
6 2 (1.69%) Economics
6 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.85%) PMI
7 1 (0.85%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.97%) Windows
2 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (11.02%) Linux
4 11 (9.32%) UNIX
5 9 (7.63%) Windows XP
6 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.24%) AIX
9 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.39%) Solaris
10 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) Project Management
2 20 (16.95%) ITIL
3 12 (10.17%) Migration
3 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
4 11 (9.32%) Test Scripting
5 9 (7.63%) SIEM
6 8 (6.78%) Software Testing
6 8 (6.78%) Change Management
7 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.93%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.08%) Security Architecture
8 6 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.08%) Matrix Management
9 5 (4.24%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.24%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (4.24%) Workflow
9 5 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.41%) SQL
2 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.24%) Java
3 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.39%) Python
4 4 (3.39%) Perl
5 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.54%) VBScript
6 2 (1.69%) Ruby
6 2 (1.69%) VB
6 2 (1.69%) ABAP
6 2 (1.69%) VBA
6 2 (1.69%) C
6 2 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.32%) MCITP
3 11 (9.32%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.47%) MCSA
5 9 (7.63%) ISTQB
6 7 (5.93%) MCSE
7 6 (5.08%) Degree
8 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.24%) PMI Certification
8 5 (4.24%) MCTS
9 4 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (3.39%) CCNP
9 4 (3.39%) CCNA
9 4 (3.39%) PMP
10 2 (1.69%) GCIA
10 2 (1.69%) CISSP
11 1 (0.85%) ISEB
11 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.54%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.24%) Netcool
4 4 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.39%) WMI
5 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (1.69%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.69%) Nessus
5 2 (1.69%) Nmap
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.85%) SCCM
6 1 (0.85%) WSUS
6 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.25%) Citrix
3 13 (11.02%) VMware
4 12 (10.17%) HP
5 10 (8.47%) Oracle
6 7 (5.93%) Veritas
6 7 (5.93%) F5
7 6 (5.08%) EMC
7 6 (5.08%) Cisco
8 5 (4.24%) McAfee
8 5 (4.24%) Vignette
8 5 (4.24%) Varonis
9 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.69%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.69%) Serena
10 2 (1.69%) SAP
10 2 (1.69%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.69%) Symantec
10 2 (1.69%) Remedy
10 2 (1.69%) Borland
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