The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 20.69% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -1.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Highlands region.

Qualifications Category
Highlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 27.59% 24.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the Highlands

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the Highlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the Highlands

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the Highlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Highlands 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 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
1 12 (85.71%) Ant
1 12 (85.71%) JUnit
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) OOP
1 12 (85.71%) OO
1 12 (85.71%) OOD
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
1 12 (85.71%) jQuery
1 12 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) IPsec
2 2 (14.29%) Aruba
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) MPLS
2 2 (14.29%) OSPF
2 2 (14.29%) BGP
2 2 (14.29%) RSVP
2 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Highlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) OSPF
1 2 (14.29%) BGP
1 2 (14.29%) RSVP
1 2 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Ant
1 12 (85.71%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) OOP
1 12 (85.71%) OO
1 12 (85.71%) OOD
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
1 12 (85.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Juniper
1 2 (14.29%) Aruba
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Brocade
2 1 (7.14%) HP