The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 62 58 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.76% 6.67% 10.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.54% 40.28% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 18
Median daily rate £345 £323 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £271 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £386 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +160.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.26% +54.50%
Security 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
118 144 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.58% 16.57% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 69
Median daily rate £325 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £253 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £27.44 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.70% +66.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Glasgow region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Glasgow region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 89 (55.63%) SC Cleared
2 55 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.00%) HP
4 38 (23.75%) Windows
5 37 (23.13%) Oracle
6 33 (20.63%) JavaScript
7 32 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 31 (19.38%) .NET
8 31 (19.38%) ISTQB
9 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET
10 27 (16.88%) SQL
10 27 (16.88%) Migration
11 26 (16.25%) PowerShell
12 25 (15.63%) C#
12 25 (15.63%) HTML
12 25 (15.63%) Project Management
13 24 (15.00%) ISEB
14 23 (14.38%) Active Directory
14 23 (14.38%) Unix
14 23 (14.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (13.75%) Finance
16 20 (12.50%) HP UFT
16 20 (12.50%) CRM
16 20 (12.50%) Test Scripting
17 19 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (11.25%) VB
19 17 (10.63%) ITIL
19 17 (10.63%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012

Security 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 14 (8.75%) OpenStack
2 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.63%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.38%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.88%) IIS
6 3 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (1.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.75%) SAN
2 11 (6.88%) DNS
3 8 (5.00%) Firewall
3 8 (5.00%) WAN
4 7 (4.38%) DHCP
4 7 (4.38%) LAN
5 6 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.13%) Skype
7 4 (2.50%) Extranet
7 4 (2.50%) Network Security
7 4 (2.50%) SSL
8 3 (1.88%) SNMP
9 2 (1.25%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.25%) VoIP
10 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.63%) HTTP
10 1 (0.63%) Internet
10 1 (0.63%) NAS
10 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.13%) EDRMS
5 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.25%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (1.25%) MySQL
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.63%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.25%) PVCS
4 2 (1.25%) Subversion
4 2 (1.25%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.63%) MSI
5 1 (0.63%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.63%) WinRunner
General
1 22 (13.75%) Finance
2 4 (2.50%) Electronics
2 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.88%) Military
3 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Front Office
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (15.63%) Analyst
2 23 (14.38%) Architect
3 16 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 11 (6.88%) Tester
5 9 (5.63%) Project Manager
5 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 8 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 7 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.75%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) Consultant
9 5 (3.13%) Developer
9 5 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.13%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (3.13%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.13%) Project Planner
9 5 (3.13%) Senior Architect
9 5 (3.13%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.50%) Network Architect
10 4 (2.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.38%) .NET
2 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET
3 25 (15.63%) HTML
4 4 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.50%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.50%) JSP
5 3 (1.88%) Middleware
5 3 (1.88%) XML
6 2 (1.25%) jQuery
6 2 (1.25%) Web Services
7 1 (0.63%) CSS
7 1 (0.63%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.63%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.75%) PKI
2 5 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.88%) Clustering
4 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.88%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.88%) Replication
5 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.25%) User Experience
5 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.63%) DataPower
6 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.63%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.75%) Windows
2 23 (14.38%) Unix
3 19 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (10.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 15 (9.38%) Linux
7 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.50%) AIX
8 4 (2.50%) Solaris
8 4 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.25%) HPUX
11 1 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.88%) Migration
2 25 (15.63%) Project Management
3 20 (12.50%) CRM
3 20 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 17 (10.63%) ITIL
5 16 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 14 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.75%) Test Automation
7 10 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (5.00%) Prototyping
9 8 (5.00%) TOGAF
10 7 (4.38%) ETL
10 7 (4.38%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (4.38%) Logistics
10 7 (4.38%) Service Management
11 6 (3.75%) Programme Management
11 6 (3.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.63%) JavaScript
2 27 (16.88%) SQL
3 26 (16.25%) PowerShell
4 25 (15.63%) C#
5 18 (11.25%) VB
6 13 (8.13%) Java
7 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.13%) VBScript
9 3 (1.88%) Clojure
9 3 (1.88%) Ruby
9 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.25%) Korn
10 2 (1.25%) Perl
10 2 (1.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.63%) Jython
11 1 (0.63%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (55.63%) SC Cleared
2 31 (19.38%) ISTQB
3 24 (15.00%) ISEB
4 23 (14.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (10.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (5.63%) CCNA
9 8 (5.00%) MCITP
9 8 (5.00%) MCSE
10 6 (3.75%) BC Cleared
10 6 (3.75%) DV Cleared
10 6 (3.75%) MCSA
11 5 (3.13%) Degree
11 5 (3.13%) MCTS
12 4 (2.50%) CCNP
12 4 (2.50%) MCP
12 4 (2.50%) PMI Certification
12 4 (2.50%) PMP
13 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.88%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.25%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (14.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.88%) vSphere
5 2 (1.25%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.25%) Firmware
5 2 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.25%) XenApp
5 2 (1.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.63%) Brightmail
6 1 (0.63%) KVM
6 1 (0.63%) RHEV
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.38%) SCCM
3 5 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.88%) Netcool
5 2 (1.25%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) Puppet
6 1 (0.63%) SCOM
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 48 (30.00%) HP
3 37 (23.13%) Oracle
4 16 (10.00%) VMware
5 13 (8.13%) Citrix
6 8 (5.00%) Cisco
7 4 (2.50%) EMC
7 4 (2.50%) F5
7 4 (2.50%) IBM
8 3 (1.88%) Altiris
8 3 (1.88%) AppSense
8 3 (1.88%) Cognos
8 3 (1.88%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.88%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.88%) Talend
8 3 (1.88%) Veritas
9 2 (1.25%) CA
9 2 (1.25%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.25%) Intel Security