The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 83 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 62.88% 51.79% 72.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 83.00% 78.38% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 20 28
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£350 £370 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £329 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £505 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -28.00%
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Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 75.76% 66.07% 83.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 27 32
Average daily rate £350 £355 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £329 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (34.50%) Microsoft
3 55 (32.16%) SQL
3 55 (32.16%) Windows
4 46 (26.90%) ITIL
5 44 (25.73%) HP
6 43 (25.15%) Active Directory
7 39 (22.81%) VMware
8 35 (20.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 35 (20.47%) Citrix
9 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (17.54%) Clustering
10 30 (17.54%) Change Management
11 29 (16.96%) SAN
12 28 (16.37%) Configuration Management
12 28 (16.37%) Project Management
13 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (14.62%) Veritas
14 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (14.04%) Linux
16 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (12.28%) DNS
17 21 (12.28%) Netcool
18 20 (11.70%) IPsec
18 20 (11.70%) MS Office
18 20 (11.70%) PowerShell
19 19 (11.11%) MCTS
19 19 (11.11%) MS Project
20 18 (10.53%) SharePoint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (4.09%) MS Project Server
4 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.34%) IIS
6 3 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.75%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (11.70%) MS Office
2 19 (11.11%) MS Project
3 17 (9.94%) MS Excel
4 7 (4.09%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.96%) SAN
2 21 (12.28%) DNS
3 20 (11.70%) IPsec
4 17 (9.94%) DHCP
5 14 (8.19%) NAS
6 12 (7.02%) Firewall
7 10 (5.85%) WAN
8 9 (5.26%) LAN
9 6 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.92%) SSL
10 5 (2.92%) SNMP
10 5 (2.92%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.34%) LDAP
11 4 (2.34%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.34%) X.500
12 3 (1.75%) VLAN
12 3 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.75%) Network Security
12 3 (1.75%) IPv4
12 3 (1.75%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (4.68%) WinRunner
2 8 (4.68%) TestDirector
3 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.58%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.58%) Publishing
2 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 16 (9.36%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (5.85%) Consultant
3 10 (5.85%) Build Engineer
4 9 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 8 (4.68%) Developer
6 5 (2.92%) Architect
6 5 (2.92%) Tools Developer
7 4 (2.34%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (2.34%) Process Engineer
7 4 (2.34%) Technical Leader
8 3 (1.75%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (1.75%) Implementation Project Manager
8 3 (1.75%) Security Engineer
8 3 (1.75%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (1.75%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (1.75%) Analyst
8 3 (1.75%) Administrator
8 3 (1.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.09%) HTML
1 7 (4.09%) XML
2 3 (1.75%) .NET
2 3 (1.75%) Web Services
2 3 (1.75%) Middleware
2 3 (1.75%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.17%) JSP
4 1 (0.58%) CSS
4 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.58%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.54%) Clustering
2 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.36%) Replication
4 13 (7.60%) Economics
5 12 (7.02%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.85%) PDA
7 8 (4.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.92%) CMDB
9 5 (2.92%) PKI
9 5 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.34%) Fat Client
10 4 (2.34%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.75%) Open Source
11 3 (1.75%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.75%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.17%) PMI
12 2 (1.17%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.58%) CESG
13 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (32.16%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (14.04%) Linux
5 15 (8.77%) Solaris
6 11 (6.43%) UNIX
6 11 (6.43%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.85%) AIX
7 10 (5.85%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.90%) ITIL
2 30 (17.54%) Change Management
3 28 (16.37%) Configuration Management
3 28 (16.37%) Project Management
4 14 (8.19%) Project Planning
5 13 (7.60%) Software Distribution
6 11 (6.43%) Test Scripting
6 11 (6.43%) Programme Management
7 10 (5.85%) Software Testing
7 10 (5.85%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 8 (4.68%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.68%) Unit Testing
9 8 (4.68%) Test Automation
10 7 (4.09%) Validation
10 7 (4.09%) Service Management
11 6 (3.51%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.51%) Information Security
11 6 (3.51%) High Availability
11 6 (3.51%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 55 (32.16%) SQL
2 20 (11.70%) PowerShell
3 14 (8.19%) VBScript
4 11 (6.43%) Perl
5 9 (5.26%) C#
6 7 (4.09%) VBA
7 6 (3.51%) Python
8 5 (2.92%) C
8 5 (2.92%) Java
9 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 171 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (11.11%) MCTS
4 13 (7.60%) PMI Certification
5 12 (7.02%) MCP
6 11 (6.43%) MCSE
6 11 (6.43%) PMP
7 10 (5.85%) MCSA
7 10 (5.85%) MCITP
7 10 (5.85%) ISTQB
8 7 (4.09%) Degree
9 3 (1.75%) CISSP
9 3 (1.75%) GCIA
10 2 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (25.15%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.94%) VMware ESX
4 13 (7.60%) vSphere
5 10 (5.85%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.34%) Firmware
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.75%) vCloud
7 3 (1.75%) KVM
7 3 (1.75%) RHEV
8 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (20.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 21 (12.28%) Netcool
3 15 (8.77%) Tivoli
4 9 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (4.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (3.51%) SCCM
7 5 (2.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 4 (2.34%) SCOM
9 3 (1.75%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 59 (34.50%) Microsoft
2 44 (25.73%) HP
3 39 (22.81%) VMware
4 35 (20.47%) Citrix
5 25 (14.62%) Veritas
6 14 (8.19%) McAfee
7 9 (5.26%) Altiris
8 8 (4.68%) ArcSight
8 8 (4.68%) Cisco
9 7 (4.09%) EMC
10 6 (3.51%) Oracle
11 5 (2.92%) NetApp
11 5 (2.92%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.75%) F5
12 3 (1.75%) Brocade
12 3 (1.75%) Crossbeam
12 3 (1.75%) TippingPoint
12 3 (1.75%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.75%) CheckPoint
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Experis Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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