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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 64 17 42
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +25
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 10 83 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.11% 9.67% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 46.63% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 12
Average daily rate
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£331 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £676 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+70.49% +5.57%
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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
135 178 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.03% 20.75% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 43
Average daily rate £300 £362 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.12% +11.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £11.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.25 £25.10 £12.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 August 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 31 August 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 51 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (25.49%) Migration
4 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (17.65%) MS Office
6 8 (15.69%) Windows
6 8 (15.69%) HP
7 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
8 6 (11.76%) SAP
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.76%) EMC
8 6 (11.76%) Finance
8 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.80%) Legal
9 5 (9.80%) Captiva
9 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
9 5 (9.80%) Documentum
9 5 (9.80%) Vignette
9 5 (9.80%) SQL
10 4 (7.84%) ITIL
10 4 (7.84%) SDH
10 4 (7.84%) Cisco
10 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.84%) Firewall
10 4 (7.84%) Quality Management
10 4 (7.84%) E-Procurement

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (9.80%) Documentum
1 5 (9.80%) Captiva
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Office
2 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.92%) Windchill
6 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SDH
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (5.88%) VPN
2 3 (5.88%) SAN
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MSI
2 2 (3.92%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.96%) Toad
3 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) FishEye
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (7.84%) Architect
2 4 (7.84%) Analyst
2 4 (7.84%) DBA
3 3 (5.88%) Applications Packager
3 3 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
4 2 (3.92%) Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Developer
4 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Coordinator
4 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (1.96%) C# Developer
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (1.96%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (1.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.92%) JSP
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Economics
3 2 (3.92%) PMI
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Solaris
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) AIX
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Project Management
2 13 (25.49%) Migration
3 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.84%) E-Procurement
4 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
4 4 (7.84%) Quality Management
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 4 (7.84%) Change Control
5 3 (5.88%) Service Management
5 3 (5.88%) ERP
5 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.88%) Data Management
5 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) ETL
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) Java
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
3 2 (3.92%) VB
3 2 (3.92%) ABAP
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) CCNP
3 3 (5.88%) CCNA
3 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.92%) CAPM
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.96%) WMI
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) HP
3 6 (11.76%) EMC
3 6 (11.76%) SAP
4 5 (9.80%) Vignette
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco
5 4 (7.84%) Remedy
6 3 (5.88%) Juniper
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) Veritas
7 2 (3.92%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) Varonis
8 1 (1.96%) Serena
8 1 (1.96%) AppSense
8 1 (1.96%) McAfee
8 1 (1.96%) Perforce
8 1 (1.96%) Borland
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix