The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Renfrewshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 123 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 79.87% 77.78% 76.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 91.11% 77.78% 87.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 17 10
Average daily rate
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£330 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £293 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
Qualifications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 87.66% 100.00% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 21 11
Average daily rate £340 £370 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £283 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine 0 123 £330 -17.50% 2
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 74 (37.37%) Windows
3 70 (35.35%) Microsoft
4 61 (30.81%) HP
5 38 (19.19%) ITIL
5 38 (19.19%) MS Excel
6 37 (18.69%) Active Directory
7 36 (18.18%) SQL
7 36 (18.18%) Project Management
8 34 (17.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 31 (15.66%) Citrix
10 29 (14.65%) Change Management
11 27 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (13.13%) VBScript
13 24 (12.12%) Workflow
14 23 (11.62%) SAN
14 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (10.61%) SQL Server
15 21 (10.61%) VMware
15 21 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (9.60%) MS Project
16 19 (9.60%) DNS
16 19 (9.60%) Configuration Management
17 18 (9.09%) SharePoint
17 18 (9.09%) DHCP
17 18 (9.09%) MS Office
18 15 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (7.07%) PowerShell
20 13 (6.57%) Netcool
20 13 (6.57%) Thin Client

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.05%) IIS
3 8 (4.04%) MS Project Server
3 8 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.02%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.51%) Lync
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 38 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.60%) MS Project
3 18 (9.09%) MS Office
4 7 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (3.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) TIBCO iProcess
1 6 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.62%) SAN
2 19 (9.60%) DNS
3 18 (9.09%) DHCP
4 12 (6.06%) LAN
5 9 (4.55%) WAN
5 9 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.03%) SNMP
7 5 (2.53%) SSL
7 5 (2.53%) Firewall
8 4 (2.02%) X.500
9 3 (1.52%) VPN
9 3 (1.52%) IPsec
9 3 (1.52%) NAS
10 2 (1.01%) Network Security
10 2 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.01%) Wireless
10 2 (1.01%) SMS
10 2 (1.01%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.01%) Junos
11 1 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.03%) Spotfire
3 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (3.03%) MS Access
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.01%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 9 (4.55%) TestDirector
2 7 (3.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (2.53%) WinRunner
4 4 (2.02%) MSI
5 3 (1.52%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (1.52%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.01%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (2.02%) Finance
2 3 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (9.60%) Analyst
2 14 (7.07%) Applications Packager
3 13 (6.57%) Architect
4 12 (6.06%) Consultant
5 11 (5.56%) Build Engineer
6 10 (5.05%) Developer
6 10 (5.05%) Project Planner
7 8 (4.04%) Release Manager
7 8 (4.04%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.04%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.54%) Configuration Manager
9 6 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (3.03%) Design Engineer
9 6 (3.03%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Programme Analyst
10 5 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.53%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (2.53%) Performance Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.06%) Software Packaging
2 9 (4.55%) Web Services
2 9 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 8 (4.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 7 (3.54%) XML
4 7 (3.54%) Middleware
5 6 (3.03%) .NET
5 6 (3.03%) JSP
6 4 (2.02%) HTML
7 3 (1.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) Thin Client
1 13 (6.57%) Fat Client
2 12 (6.06%) Clustering
3 9 (4.55%) Economics
4 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.03%) PDA
6 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.53%) Firmware
6 5 (2.53%) PKI
6 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.02%) CMDB
7 4 (2.02%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.02%) Replication
8 3 (1.52%) Open Source
8 3 (1.52%) e-Health
9 2 (1.01%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 74 (37.37%) Windows
2 27 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.57%) Linux
4 13 (6.57%) Windows XP
5 10 (5.05%) Windows 7
5 10 (5.05%) UNIX
6 8 (4.04%) AIX
7 7 (3.54%) Solaris
8 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.19%) ITIL
2 36 (18.18%) Project Management
3 29 (14.65%) Change Management
4 24 (12.12%) Workflow
5 19 (9.60%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 12 (6.06%) Service Management
7 11 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 11 (5.56%) ITIL V3
8 10 (5.05%) MODAF
8 10 (5.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (5.05%) TOGAF
9 9 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.55%) Software Testing
9 9 (4.55%) Test Scripting
10 8 (4.04%) Project Planning
10 8 (4.04%) Analytics
11 7 (3.54%) Build Automation
12 6 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.18%) SQL
2 26 (13.13%) VBScript
3 14 (7.07%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.55%) C
4 9 (4.55%) Perl
5 7 (3.54%) C#
6 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.53%) Java
7 5 (2.53%) VB
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 198 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.57%) MCTS
4 10 (5.05%) MCP
5 8 (4.04%) MCITP
5 8 (4.04%) ISTQB
5 8 (4.04%) MCSE
5 8 (4.04%) MCSA
6 7 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.54%) Degree
7 5 (2.53%) CCNP
8 3 (1.52%) CCNA
9 2 (1.01%) PMP
9 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.51%) VCAP
10 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.06%) QA
2 5 (2.53%) SLA
2 5 (2.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 37 (18.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.57%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (3.54%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) XenApp
6 3 (1.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.52%) RHEV
6 3 (1.52%) KVM
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.51%) Brightmail
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.51%) vCloud
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.51%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 34 (17.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (6.57%) Netcool
3 12 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (4.04%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.54%) SCCM
6 6 (3.03%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.52%) MIIS
7 3 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.01%) SCOM
8 2 (1.01%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.51%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 70 (35.35%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.81%) HP
3 31 (15.66%) Citrix
4 21 (10.61%) VMware
5 12 (6.06%) McAfee
6 10 (5.05%) Oracle
7 9 (4.55%) Veritas
8 7 (3.54%) Cisco
8 7 (3.54%) AppSense
9 6 (3.03%) Altiris
9 6 (3.03%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.53%) IBM
11 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.02%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.52%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.52%) BMC
13 2 (1.01%) TippingPoint
13 2 (1.01%) Crossbeam
13 2 (1.01%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.01%) Borland
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40.00 - £52.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago