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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 30 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 27 66 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.83% 10.70% 11.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.06% 47.83% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 56
Median daily rate £250 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £293 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +44.26%

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
77 138 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.77% 22.37% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 58 94
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
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 £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 46 (71.88%) SC Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (15.63%) Linux
4 10 (15.63%) Firewall
5 9 (14.06%) VMware
5 9 (14.06%) AIX
5 9 (14.06%) Unix
6 8 (12.50%) ITIL
6 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 8 (12.50%) Finance
7 7 (10.94%) Oracle
7 7 (10.94%) MS Project
7 7 (10.94%) IBM
7 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
8 6 (9.38%) Solaris
8 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (9.38%) C
8 6 (9.38%) Perl
8 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.38%) Korn
8 6 (9.38%) SCCM
9 5 (7.81%) Document Management
9 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008

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 (1.56%) Apache
1 1 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) iPlanet
1 1 (1.56%) JBoss
1 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.94%) MS Project
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Firewall
2 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) LAN
3 4 (6.25%) Network Security
3 4 (6.25%) SAN
3 4 (6.25%) WAN
4 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.56%) DMZ
6 1 (1.56%) FWSM
6 1 (1.56%) IPsec
6 1 (1.56%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.56%) LDAP
6 1 (1.56%) NAS
6 1 (1.56%) VSAN
6 1 (1.56%) Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) MS Access
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.56%) JUnit
2 1 (1.56%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.56%) PVCS
2 1 (1.56%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Developer
3 4 (6.25%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) Administrator
3 4 (6.25%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Consultant
3 4 (6.25%) Email Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) iOS Developer
3 4 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Build Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Objective-C Developer
4 3 (4.69%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Change Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) REST
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.25%) iPad
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Clustering
2 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) RIA
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Celerra
4 1 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.56%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) AIX
3 9 (14.06%) Unix
4 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
5 6 (9.38%) Solaris
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.56%) HPUX
9 1 (1.56%) SUSE
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) ITIL
2 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
2 6 (9.38%) Project Management
3 5 (7.81%) Change Management
3 5 (7.81%) Document Management
3 5 (7.81%) Migration
4 4 (6.25%) Email Migration
4 4 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 4 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 4 (6.25%) Service Management
5 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.69%) Data Management
5 3 (4.69%) ERP
5 3 (4.69%) ITSM
5 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.13%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
1 6 (9.38%) C
1 6 (9.38%) Korn
1 6 (9.38%) Perl
1 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.81%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 3 (4.69%) VBScript
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) C-shell
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (71.88%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) CCNP
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.56%) MCP
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) PowerHA
4 4 (6.25%) vSphere
5 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.13%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.56%) KVM
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.69%) PowerCLI
3 3 (4.69%) vRealize
4 2 (3.13%) Netcool
4 2 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 7 (10.94%) IBM
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 5 (7.81%) Citrix
4 5 (7.81%) HP
5 4 (6.25%) Dell
5 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.69%) F5
6 3 (4.69%) Veritas
7 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.13%) AppSense
7 2 (3.13%) EMC
7 2 (3.13%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.56%) Aruba
8 1 (1.56%) Brocade
8 1 (1.56%) Isilon
8 1 (1.56%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.56%) Riverbed