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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 58 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 49.15% 65.22% 77.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.73% 88.24% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 28
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£348 £357 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -1.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £294 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £18.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -31.42%
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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
82 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 69.49% 73.91% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 29
Average daily rate £347 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 49 (32.24%) Microsoft
3 46 (30.26%) Windows
4 45 (29.61%) ITIL
5 43 (28.29%) SQL
6 34 (22.37%) HP
7 33 (21.71%) Active Directory
8 32 (21.05%) Citrix
9 31 (20.39%) Change Management
9 31 (20.39%) VMware
10 29 (19.08%) Clustering
10 29 (19.08%) Project Management
11 27 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (17.11%) SAN
13 25 (16.45%) Configuration Management
13 25 (16.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 24 (15.79%) Veritas
14 24 (15.79%) Linux
14 24 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (12.50%) Netcool
17 19 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (11.18%) PowerShell
18 17 (11.18%) VMware ESX
18 17 (11.18%) IPsec
19 16 (10.53%) MS Excel
20 15 (9.87%) MCTS
20 15 (9.87%) Solaris
21 14 (9.21%) PMI Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.61%) MS Project Server
3 5 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.29%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.97%) IIS
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.21%) MS Office
3 13 (8.55%) MS Project
4 5 (3.29%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.11%) SAN
2 17 (11.18%) IPsec
3 13 (8.55%) NAS
4 12 (7.89%) Firewall
5 11 (7.24%) DNS
6 9 (5.92%) DHCP
7 8 (5.26%) LAN
7 8 (5.26%) WAN
8 6 (3.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.97%) Network Security
9 3 (1.97%) Junos
10 2 (1.32%) VLAN
10 2 (1.32%) LDAP
10 2 (1.32%) X.500
10 2 (1.32%) SSL
10 2 (1.32%) IPv4
10 2 (1.32%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.32%) SNMP
10 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) WinRunner
1 8 (5.26%) TestDirector
1 8 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.66%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (2.63%) Finance
1 4 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
2 14 (9.21%) Project Manager
3 9 (5.92%) Consultant
4 8 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 7 (4.61%) Coordinator
6 6 (3.95%) Developer
6 6 (3.95%) Architect
6 6 (3.95%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (2.63%) Build Engineer
7 4 (2.63%) Administrator
7 4 (2.63%) Applications Support
7 4 (2.63%) Analyst
7 4 (2.63%) Technical Leader
8 3 (1.97%) Security Engineer
8 3 (1.97%) Support Engineer
8 3 (1.97%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (1.97%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (1.97%) Network Engineer
8 3 (1.97%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (1.97%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.95%) HTML
1 6 (3.95%) XML
2 3 (1.97%) Middleware
2 3 (1.97%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.97%) .NET
2 3 (1.97%) Web Services
3 2 (1.32%) JSP
4 1 (0.66%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.08%) Clustering
2 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.89%) Economics
4 11 (7.24%) PDA
5 10 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.61%) Replication
7 5 (3.29%) CMDB
8 4 (2.63%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.63%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.97%) Open Source
9 3 (1.97%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.97%) PKI
9 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.66%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.66%) PMI
11 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.26%) Windows
2 24 (15.79%) Linux
3 20 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (9.87%) Solaris
6 12 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.24%) UNIX
7 11 (7.24%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.58%) AIX
9 3 (1.97%) HPUX
9 3 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.61%) ITIL
2 31 (20.39%) Change Management
3 29 (19.08%) Project Management
4 25 (16.45%) Configuration Management
5 13 (8.55%) Project Planning
6 12 (7.89%) Software Distribution
7 10 (6.58%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.92%) PRINCE
8 9 (5.92%) Test Scripting
9 8 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 8 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 8 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.61%) Service Management
11 6 (3.95%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.95%) Validation
11 6 (3.95%) Information Security
11 6 (3.95%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.95%) SIEM
12 5 (3.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 43 (28.29%) SQL
2 17 (11.18%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.55%) VBScript
4 11 (7.24%) Perl
5 7 (4.61%) C#
6 6 (3.95%) C
6 6 (3.95%) Python
7 5 (3.29%) Java
7 5 (3.29%) VBA
8 3 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.97%) PHP
9 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 152 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.87%) MCTS
4 14 (9.21%) PMI Certification
5 13 (8.55%) PMP
6 11 (7.24%) MCSE
7 10 (6.58%) MCSA
7 10 (6.58%) MCITP
7 10 (6.58%) ISTQB
7 10 (6.58%) Degree
8 8 (5.26%) MCP
9 3 (1.97%) GCIA
9 3 (1.97%) CISSP
10 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.32%) VCP4
11 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) QA
2 5 (3.29%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.97%) SLA
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (21.71%) Active Directory
2 24 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.18%) VMware ESX
4 11 (7.24%) vSphere
5 10 (6.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.97%) KVM
6 3 (1.97%) RHEV
7 2 (1.32%) Firmware
8 1 (0.66%) vCloud
8 1 (0.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (16.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 19 (12.50%) Netcool
3 13 (8.55%) Tivoli
4 9 (5.92%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (4.61%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (2.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (2.63%) SCOM
7 3 (1.97%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.97%) SCCM
8 1 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.66%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 49 (32.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (22.37%) HP
3 32 (21.05%) Citrix
4 31 (20.39%) VMware
5 24 (15.79%) Veritas
6 14 (9.21%) McAfee
7 8 (5.26%) ArcSight
7 8 (5.26%) Cisco
8 7 (4.61%) EMC
9 6 (3.95%) Oracle
10 5 (3.29%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.97%) F5
11 3 (1.97%) Altiris
11 3 (1.97%) Brocade
11 3 (1.97%) Crossbeam
11 3 (1.97%) TippingPoint
11 3 (1.97%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.97%) Juniper
11 3 (1.97%) NetApp
11 3 (1.97%) Red Hat
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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