The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 12 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 5.17% 1.56% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% 12.50% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £385 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.24 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+69.18% +39.55%
SC Cleared
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Qualifications Category
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 13.79% 12.50% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Average daily rate £385 £258 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.51% -31.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.24 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Livingston

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Livingston

SC Cleared
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper