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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 24 15 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 52 96 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.73% 11.03% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.10% 53.33% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 13
Average daily rate
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£290 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £673 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £25.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
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
133 180 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.65% 20.69% 12.42%
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 £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £11.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.75 £35.00 £12.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 48 (38.40%) SC Cleared
2 25 (20.00%) Finance
3 24 (19.20%) Windows
4 20 (16.00%) ITIL
4 20 (16.00%) Project Management
4 20 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 20 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (15.20%) Change Management
5 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
6 17 (13.60%) Migration
7 15 (12.00%) SQL
8 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
9 12 (9.60%) Citrix
10 11 (8.80%) MS Office
11 10 (8.00%) Java
11 10 (8.00%) Oracle
11 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (8.00%) MSI
11 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database
13 8 (6.40%) HP
13 8 (6.40%) Cisco
13 8 (6.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (6.40%) SAP
13 8 (6.40%) ERP
13 8 (6.40%) Windows 7
14 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
14 7 (5.60%) Linux
14 7 (5.60%) ETL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.80%) Documentum
3 5 (4.00%) Captiva
4 4 (3.20%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.60%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Office
3 6 (4.80%) Windchill
4 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.60%) MS Project
7 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (2.40%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.60%) Maximo
2 2 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) LAN
2 6 (4.80%) SAN
2 6 (4.80%) Firewall
3 5 (4.00%) WAN
4 4 (3.20%) SDH
5 3 (2.40%) VPN
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.60%) Network Security
7 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.80%) NAS
7 1 (0.80%) Junos
7 1 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.80%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.80%) DNS
7 1 (0.80%) X.500
7 1 (0.80%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.80%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.20%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.40%) Spotfire
5 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (1.60%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.80%) OLAP
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MSI
2 3 (2.40%) TestDirector
2 3 (2.40%) Maven
3 2 (1.60%) JIRA
3 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.80%) Ant
4 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.80%) Subversion
4 1 (0.80%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.80%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.80%) Selenium
4 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.80%) FishEye
4 1 (0.80%) Artifactory
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (1.60%) Billing
4 2 (1.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Analyst
2 18 (14.40%) Business Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Business Systems Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Systems Analyst
4 14 (11.20%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.00%) Applications Packager
6 9 (7.20%) Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) DBA
9 5 (4.00%) Consultant
10 4 (3.20%) Tester
10 4 (3.20%) Security Specialist
11 3 (2.40%) SAP Consultant
11 3 (2.40%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.40%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) Application Packaging
2 5 (4.00%) .NET
3 4 (3.20%) HTML
3 4 (3.20%) SAP Basis
3 4 (3.20%) Apache Camel
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Streams
4 3 (2.40%) JSP
4 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.40%) SOAP
4 3 (2.40%) Web Services
5 2 (1.60%) XML
5 2 (1.60%) CSS
5 2 (1.60%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.80%) JPA
6 1 (0.80%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.80%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.80%) RESTful
6 1 (0.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.40%) PMI
4 2 (1.60%) Economics
4 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.60%) CMDB
5 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.80%) PKI
5 1 (0.80%) PDA
5 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.80%) Replication
5 1 (0.80%) Clustering
5 1 (0.80%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.60%) Linux
4 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.20%) AIX
6 3 (2.40%) Solaris
6 3 (2.40%) UNIX
7 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.00%) ITIL
1 20 (16.00%) Project Management
1 20 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (15.20%) Change Management
3 17 (13.60%) Migration
4 8 (6.40%) ERP
5 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.60%) ETL
5 7 (5.60%) Data Analysis
5 7 (5.60%) Incident Management
6 6 (4.80%) Change Control
6 6 (4.80%) PDM
6 6 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.80%) Service Management
7 5 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.00%) ITSM
7 5 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 5 (4.00%) SIEM
7 5 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.00%) SQL
2 10 (8.00%) Java
3 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.20%) ABAP
3 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.40%) VB
4 3 (2.40%) C#
5 2 (1.60%) VBScript
6 1 (0.80%) VBA
6 1 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.80%) C++
6 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (38.40%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.00%) ISEB
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.20%) MCSE
4 4 (3.20%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) Degree
5 3 (2.40%) CCNP
5 3 (2.40%) CCNA
6 2 (1.60%) CAPM
6 2 (1.60%) MCTS
6 2 (1.60%) MCITP
6 2 (1.60%) PMP
7 1 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) CCEE
7 1 (0.80%) CCIA
7 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.80%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.80%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.40%) XenApp
4 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.80%) vSphere
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (4.80%) SCCM
3 3 (2.40%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.80%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.80%) WSUS
5 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Citrix
3 10 (8.00%) Oracle
4 8 (6.40%) SAP
4 8 (6.40%) HP
4 8 (6.40%) Cisco
5 7 (5.60%) EMC
6 5 (4.00%) Juniper
6 5 (4.00%) Vignette
6 5 (4.00%) Remedy
7 4 (3.20%) McAfee
7 4 (3.20%) Veritas
7 4 (3.20%) AppSense
8 3 (2.40%) F5
8 3 (2.40%) VMware
8 3 (2.40%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.40%) Cognos
9 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.80%) Symantec