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 6 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
6 Jul 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 54 120 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.94% 81.08% 76.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 92.31% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 99 34
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£343 £330 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.47 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £20.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+66.26% -3.48%
SC Cleared
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
72 130 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 70.59% 87.84% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 108 43
Average daily rate £345 £330 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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 6 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 July 2015. 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
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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 54 £343 +3.78%
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (32.17%) Windows
3 33 (28.70%) Project Management
4 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (20.87%) ITIL
7 23 (20.00%) Change Management
8 22 (19.13%) SQL
8 22 (19.13%) HP
9 21 (18.26%) Active Directory
10 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (14.78%) PowerShell
12 16 (13.91%) PMI Certification
12 16 (13.91%) VMware
13 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (13.04%) Degree
14 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (11.30%) XML
15 13 (11.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 13 (11.30%) Computer Science
16 12 (10.43%) Project Planning
16 12 (10.43%) Economics
16 12 (10.43%) Change Control
16 12 (10.43%) MSI
16 12 (10.43%) Citrix
16 12 (10.43%) SharePoint
17 11 (9.57%) PMP
17 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
17 11 (9.57%) C#
17 11 (9.57%) SQL Server

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (10.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.87%) Lync
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.70%) MS Office
3 7 (6.09%) MS Project
4 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.74%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) SAN
2 8 (6.96%) DNS
3 6 (5.22%) Firewall
3 6 (5.22%) IPsec
4 5 (4.35%) Network Security
4 5 (4.35%) LDAP
5 4 (3.48%) Kerberos
5 4 (3.48%) NAS
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.48%) X.500
6 3 (2.61%) Internet
6 3 (2.61%) SNMP
6 3 (2.61%) LAN
6 3 (2.61%) WAN
6 3 (2.61%) DHCP
7 2 (1.74%) Junos
8 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.87%) FTP
8 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.74%) Spotfire
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.87%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) MSI
2 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.61%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.74%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.74%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.87%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.87%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.87%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.87%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.87%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (3.48%) Marketing
2 3 (2.61%) Finance
3 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
2 7 (6.09%) Network Engineer
3 6 (5.22%) Coordinator
4 5 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 5 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 5 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
4 5 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 4 (3.48%) Architect
6 3 (2.61%) Analyst
6 3 (2.61%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (2.61%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (2.61%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (2.61%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 2 (1.74%) Build Engineer
7 2 (1.74%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (1.74%) Network Architect
7 2 (1.74%) Technical Leader
7 2 (1.74%) SQL DBA
7 2 (1.74%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) XML
2 6 (5.22%) HTML
3 5 (4.35%) .NET
3 5 (4.35%) XSD
3 5 (4.35%) WinForms
3 5 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.35%) WPF
4 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.48%) CSS
5 1 (0.87%) JSP
5 1 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.87%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.87%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.43%) Economics
3 9 (7.83%) Clustering
3 9 (7.83%) PMI
3 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.35%) Replication
5 5 (4.35%) PKI
5 5 (4.35%) PDA
6 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.74%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.87%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.87%) EMV
8 1 (0.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.17%) Windows
2 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.57%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.61%) UNIX
6 3 (2.61%) Linux
7 2 (1.74%) AIX
7 2 (1.74%) Solaris
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.70%) Project Management
2 24 (20.87%) ITIL
3 23 (20.00%) Change Management
4 12 (10.43%) Project Planning
4 12 (10.43%) Change Control
5 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 10 (8.70%) Server Building
7 7 (6.09%) Performance Management
7 7 (6.09%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.22%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.35%) Migration
9 5 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
10 4 (3.48%) SDLC
10 4 (3.48%) Content Management
10 4 (3.48%) Workflow
10 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.48%) OOP
10 4 (3.48%) OO
10 4 (3.48%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.13%) SQL
2 17 (14.78%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.57%) C#
4 8 (6.96%) VBScript
5 7 (6.09%) REXX
5 7 (6.09%) Tcl
6 6 (5.22%) C
7 5 (4.35%) VB
8 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.87%) VBA
10 1 (0.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 115 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.91%) PMI Certification
3 15 (13.04%) Degree
4 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.57%) PMP
6 8 (6.96%) MCTS
7 6 (5.22%) MCSA
8 5 (4.35%) ISTQB
9 4 (3.48%) MCP
9 4 (3.48%) MCSE
10 3 (2.61%) CCNP
10 3 (2.61%) CCNA
10 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.61%) MCITP
11 2 (1.74%) CAPM
12 1 (0.87%) CCSA
12 1 (0.87%) CCSE
12 1 (0.87%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.87%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (18.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.96%) vSphere
3 8 (6.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (11.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (6.09%) WMI
3 4 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.61%) SCCM
4 3 (2.61%) Netcool
4 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.74%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.87%) WSUS
6 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.87%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.13%) HP
3 16 (13.91%) VMware
4 12 (10.43%) Citrix
5 9 (7.83%) Cisco
6 8 (6.96%) McAfee
7 5 (4.35%) Veritas
8 4 (3.48%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.61%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.61%) Juniper
9 3 (2.61%) F5
9 3 (2.61%) Crossbeam
9 3 (2.61%) TippingPoint
10 2 (1.74%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.74%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.74%) Lumension
10 2 (1.74%) NetApp
10 2 (1.74%) EMC
11 1 (0.87%) SAP
11 1 (0.87%) Nokia