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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 17 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 34 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.91% 9.24% 8.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.48% 43.36% 48.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 33
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £328 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £16.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
84 143 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.07% 21.31% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 71
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +109.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 55 (68.75%) SC Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.50%) VMware
5 12 (15.00%) Unix
6 11 (13.75%) ITIL
6 11 (13.75%) Linux
6 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
6 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
7 10 (12.50%) Firewall
7 10 (12.50%) AIX
7 10 (12.50%) Oracle
8 9 (11.25%) IBM
8 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 8 (10.00%) Citrix
9 8 (10.00%) Finance
9 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (10.00%) Project Management
9 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
10 7 (8.75%) HP
10 7 (8.75%) WAN
10 7 (8.75%) MS Project
10 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
11 6 (7.50%) SCCM
11 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.50%) Application Packaging
11 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
11 6 (7.50%) C

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 1 (1.25%) Apache
1 1 (1.25%) iPlanet
1 1 (1.25%) JBoss
1 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS Project
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.25%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (8.75%) WAN
3 6 (7.50%) LAN
3 6 (7.50%) SAN
4 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.00%) DNS
5 4 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (5.00%) Network Security
6 3 (3.75%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.25%) DMZ
7 1 (1.25%) IPsec
7 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.25%) LDAP
7 1 (1.25%) NAS
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
7 1 (1.25%) VSAN
7 1 (1.25%) Wireless
7 1 (1.25%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) HP UFT
1 3 (3.75%) MSI
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.50%) PVCS
2 2 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.25%) ProC
3 1 (1.25%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Law
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (13.75%) Analyst
2 8 (10.00%) Consultant
3 6 (7.50%) Developer
4 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Administrator
5 4 (5.00%) AIX Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Applications Packager
5 4 (5.00%) Email Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 4 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
5 4 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Build Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.25%) HTML
2 1 (1.25%) J2EE
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.00%) iPad
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Clustering
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.75%) RIA
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Economics
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Celerra
5 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.25%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) PMI
5 1 (1.25%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Unix
3 11 (13.75%) Linux
4 10 (12.50%) AIX
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.50%) Solaris
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.25%) HPUX
10 1 (1.25%) SUSE
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) ITIL
2 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (10.00%) Project Management
3 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.50%) Application Packaging
4 5 (6.25%) Document Management
5 4 (5.00%) Change Management
5 4 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (5.00%) Email Migration
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (5.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (5.00%) Migration
5 4 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (5.00%) Service Management
6 3 (3.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (3.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (3.75%) ITSM
6 3 (3.75%) Server Building
6 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.50%) C
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.25%) Korn
3 5 (6.25%) Perl
4 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.75%) VBScript
6 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) C#
7 1 (1.25%) Java
7 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (68.75%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.50%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.50%) PMP
6 1 (1.25%) CCNP
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.25%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCP
6 1 (1.25%) MCTS
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.25%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (6.25%) PowerHA
4 4 (5.00%) vSphere
5 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.50%) Firmware
6 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.25%) KVM
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) SCCM
2 4 (5.00%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.75%) PowerCLI
3 3 (3.75%) vRealize
4 2 (2.50%) Netcool
4 2 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) VMware
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle
4 9 (11.25%) IBM
5 8 (10.00%) Citrix
6 7 (8.75%) HP
7 6 (7.50%) Cisco
7 6 (7.50%) EMC
8 5 (6.25%) F5
8 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.00%) Dell
10 3 (3.75%) AppSense
10 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.75%) Veritas
11 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.50%) Hyperion
11 2 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (2.50%) Talend
12 1 (1.25%) AVEVA
12 1 (1.25%) i2