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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 9 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 104 69 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.65% 7.85% 8.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.82% 42.86% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 9
Median daily rate £350 £323 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +111.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
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
158 161 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.25% 18.32% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 71 55
Median daily rate £350 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £222 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £27.44 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.70% +89.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 82 (47.95%) SC Cleared
2 56 (32.75%) Microsoft
3 43 (25.15%) HP
4 42 (24.56%) Finance
5 39 (22.81%) Windows
6 34 (19.88%) MS Excel
7 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (16.96%) Migration
8 29 (16.96%) JavaScript
8 29 (16.96%) SQL
9 28 (16.37%) Oracle
9 28 (16.37%) PowerShell
10 26 (15.20%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (14.62%) ISTQB
11 25 (14.62%) .NET
11 25 (14.62%) Active Directory
12 24 (14.04%) Project Management
13 23 (13.45%) ASP.NET
14 22 (12.87%) ISEB
14 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (12.28%) Unix
15 21 (12.28%) C#
16 20 (11.70%) HTML
16 20 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (10.53%) Data Architecture
17 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (10.53%) Windows Server
18 17 (9.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 17 (9.94%) Test Scripting
18 17 (9.94%) Linux

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 (8.19%) OpenStack
2 13 (7.60%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.85%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.68%) Skype for Business
5 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.34%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (1.75%) IIS
8 3 (1.75%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.58%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.58%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (19.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS Office
3 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) IaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.94%) SAN
2 12 (7.02%) DNS
3 8 (4.68%) WAN
4 7 (4.09%) DHCP
4 7 (4.09%) Firewall
4 7 (4.09%) LAN
5 6 (3.51%) Skype
5 6 (3.51%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.34%) Extranet
6 4 (2.34%) Network Security
6 4 (2.34%) SSL
7 3 (1.75%) SNMP
8 2 (1.17%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.17%) VoIP
9 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.58%) HTTP
9 1 (0.58%) Internet
9 1 (0.58%) NAS
9 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.92%) EDRMS
4 5 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.17%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (1.17%) MySQL
6 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.58%) DB2
7 1 (0.58%) IBM PureData
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.36%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.17%) Subversion
4 2 (1.17%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.58%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.58%) WinRunner
General
1 42 (24.56%) Finance
2 4 (2.34%) Electronics
2 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.75%) Military
3 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.17%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Front Office
5 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (21.64%) Architect
2 25 (14.62%) Analyst
3 14 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (8.19%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (7.02%) Test Analyst
4 12 (7.02%) Tester
5 11 (6.43%) Senior Architect
6 8 (4.68%) Designer
6 8 (4.68%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.09%) Automation Tester
7 7 (4.09%) Business Analyst
8 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (3.51%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (3.51%) Network Architect
8 6 (3.51%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.92%) Senior Network Architect
9 5 (2.92%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (2.92%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.62%) .NET
2 23 (13.45%) ASP.NET
3 20 (11.70%) HTML
4 4 (2.34%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.34%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.34%) JSP
5 3 (1.75%) Middleware
6 2 (1.17%) CSS
6 2 (1.17%) jQuery
6 2 (1.17%) XML
7 1 (0.58%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.58%) Web Services
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.51%) PKI
2 4 (2.34%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.75%) Clustering
3 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.75%) Replication
4 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.17%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.17%) User Experience
4 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.58%) CMDB
5 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.58%) DataPower
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.58%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.81%) Windows
2 21 (12.28%) Unix
3 20 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (9.94%) Linux
5 17 (9.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.92%) AIX
7 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.34%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.75%) Solaris
9 2 (1.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.96%) Migration
3 26 (15.20%) Enterprise Architecture
4 24 (14.04%) Project Management
5 18 (10.53%) Data Architecture
6 17 (9.94%) Test Scripting
7 16 (9.36%) CRM
7 16 (9.36%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (9.36%) TOGAF
8 15 (8.77%) ArchiMate
8 15 (8.77%) ITIL
9 13 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.60%) Enterprise Modelling
10 12 (7.02%) Functional Testing
11 10 (5.85%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.26%) BPMN
12 9 (5.26%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.26%) Prototyping
12 9 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (4.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.96%) JavaScript
1 29 (16.96%) SQL
2 28 (16.37%) PowerShell
3 21 (12.28%) C#
4 14 (8.19%) VB
5 13 (7.60%) Java
6 5 (2.92%) VBScript
7 4 (2.34%) Clojure
7 4 (2.34%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.34%) Ruby
8 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.17%) Korn
9 2 (1.17%) Perl
9 2 (1.17%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.58%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.58%) Jython
10 1 (0.58%) Python
10 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (47.95%) SC Cleared
2 25 (14.62%) ISTQB
3 22 (12.87%) ISEB
3 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (9.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 15 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (7.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (6.43%) CCNA
8 8 (4.68%) MCITP
8 8 (4.68%) MCSE
9 6 (3.51%) BC Cleared
9 6 (3.51%) CCNP
9 6 (3.51%) MCSA
10 5 (2.92%) Degree
10 5 (2.92%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.92%) MCTS
11 4 (2.34%) MCP
12 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.75%) PMP
12 3 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.75%) vSphere
5 2 (1.17%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.17%) Firmware
5 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.17%) XenApp
5 2 (1.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.58%) Brightmail
6 1 (0.58%) KVM
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.58%) RHEV
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (5.85%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.09%) SCCM
3 5 (2.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.75%) Netcool
5 2 (1.17%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.58%) Puppet
6 1 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.15%) HP
3 28 (16.37%) Oracle
4 16 (9.36%) VMware
5 11 (6.43%) Citrix
6 10 (5.85%) Cisco
7 6 (3.51%) F5
8 5 (2.92%) IBM
8 5 (2.92%) Riverbed
9 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.75%) Altiris
10 3 (1.75%) AppSense
10 3 (1.75%) Cognos
10 3 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.75%) Veritas
11 2 (1.17%) CA
11 2 (1.17%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.17%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.17%) IronPort
12 1 (0.58%) Fortinet