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 9 December 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 96 97 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 57.83% 54.80% 62.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 72.93% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 86 81
Median daily rate £340 £358 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £278 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +101.31%
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
144 133 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 86.75% 75.14% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 106 92
Median daily rate £325 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £410 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine 0 94 £340 -4.89%
SC Cleared
Scotland

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 77 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 76 (36.19%) Active Directory
3 76 (36.19%) ITIL
4 74 (35.24%) Windows
5 54 (25.71%) HP
6 46 (21.90%) SQL Server
7 43 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (20.00%) SQL
9 41 (19.52%) Project Management
10 40 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 40 (19.05%) Degree
11 35 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (15.24%) Computer Science
13 32 (15.24%) DNS
14 30 (14.29%) ITIL V3
14 30 (14.29%) OpenStack
15 29 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (11.90%) MS Excel
16 25 (11.90%) Java
16 25 (11.90%) SAN
17 24 (11.43%) Linux
18 23 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (10.95%) JSP 440
18 23 (10.95%) Office 365
19 22 (10.48%) Six Sigma
19 22 (10.48%) JavaScript
20 21 (10.00%) Migration
21 20 (9.52%) MCSE

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 18 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.24%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.29%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.38%) Apache
6 5 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.95%) IIS
8 2 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.48%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.95%) Office 365
2 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.24%) DNS
2 25 (11.90%) SAN
3 14 (6.67%) Firewall
3 14 (6.67%) WAN
4 13 (6.19%) DHCP
4 13 (6.19%) Kerberos
5 12 (5.71%) LAN
5 12 (5.71%) LDAP
6 11 (5.24%) HTTP
6 11 (5.24%) HTTPS
6 11 (5.24%) Internet
6 11 (5.24%) iSCSI
6 11 (5.24%) X.500
7 10 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 9 (4.29%) NAS
8 9 (4.29%) Skype
9 7 (3.33%) Intranet
10 4 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (1.90%) SNMP
10 4 (1.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.38%) StarTeam
1 5 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.95%) MSI
4 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (2.38%) Finance
2 3 (1.43%) French Language
2 3 (1.43%) German Language
3 1 (0.48%) Electronics
3 1 (0.48%) Military
3 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (8.57%) Architect
2 16 (7.62%) Active Directory Engineer
3 13 (6.19%) Support Engineer
4 10 (4.76%) Developer
4 10 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (4.29%) Analyst
5 9 (4.29%) Test Analyst
6 8 (3.81%) Project Manager
6 8 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 6 (2.86%) Applications Support
8 6 (2.86%) Network Engineer
8 6 (2.86%) Service Architect
9 5 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (2.38%) Consultant
9 5 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (2.38%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
9 5 (2.38%) Office 365 Specialist
9 5 (2.38%) SQL Developer
9 5 (2.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.19%) jQuery
1 13 (6.19%) XML
2 11 (5.24%) .NET
3 7 (3.33%) JSON
3 7 (3.33%) Middleware
4 3 (1.43%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.95%) XSD
6 1 (0.48%) J2EE
6 1 (0.48%) JSP
6 1 (0.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.24%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.10%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (7.14%) Clustering
3 15 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.67%) PKI
5 13 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.24%) Replication
7 9 (4.29%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.81%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.43%) Economics
10 3 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.43%) User Experience
10 3 (1.43%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.95%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.48%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 74 (35.24%) Windows
2 35 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (11.43%) Linux
6 23 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (9.05%) Unix
8 14 (6.67%) AIX
9 13 (6.19%) Solaris
9 13 (6.19%) Windows XP
10 11 (5.24%) Windows 7
11 8 (3.81%) HPUX
12 7 (3.33%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.95%) Android
13 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.19%) ITIL
2 41 (19.52%) Project Management
3 30 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 22 (10.48%) Six Sigma
5 21 (10.00%) Migration
6 18 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 18 (8.57%) Software Distribution
7 14 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 14 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (6.19%) Load Balancing
8 13 (6.19%) Network Design
8 13 (6.19%) Release Management
9 12 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 12 (5.71%) Test Scripting
10 11 (5.24%) Change Management
10 11 (5.24%) Process Improvement
11 10 (4.76%) Service Design
11 10 (4.76%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.76%) Validation
12 9 (4.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.00%) SQL
2 40 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 25 (11.90%) Java
4 22 (10.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.62%) C#
5 16 (7.62%) Perl
6 15 (7.14%) Python
7 11 (5.24%) C
8 9 (4.29%) PHP
8 9 (4.29%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.81%) C++
10 7 (3.33%) Jython
10 7 (3.33%) VB
11 6 (2.86%) Korn
11 6 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.86%) VB6
11 6 (2.86%) VBA
12 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.38%) C-shell
13 4 (1.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (19.05%) Degree
4 20 (9.52%) MCSE
5 13 (6.19%) MCTS
6 11 (5.24%) MCSA
7 10 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.81%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.33%) ISTQB
9 7 (3.33%) PMP
10 6 (2.86%) CCNP
10 6 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.86%) MCP
10 6 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (2.38%) CCNA
11 5 (2.38%) MCITP
11 5 (2.38%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.90%) BICSI Certification
12 4 (1.90%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.95%) JSP 440
2 2 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (36.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (3.81%) vSphere
5 7 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.38%) Samba
7 3 (1.43%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.43%) Firmware
8 2 (0.95%) XenApp
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (6.19%) SCCM
3 8 (3.81%) Netcool
3 8 (3.81%) SCOrch
4 7 (3.33%) BladeLogic
4 7 (3.33%) Puppet
5 6 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (2.86%) PowerCLI
5 6 (2.86%) vRealize
6 5 (2.38%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.90%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.43%) OVPA
9 2 (0.95%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.48%) SCOM
10 1 (0.48%) SCSM
10 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 54 (25.71%) HP
3 17 (8.10%) VMware
4 13 (6.19%) Citrix
5 8 (3.81%) CA
6 7 (3.33%) AppSense
6 7 (3.33%) BMC
6 7 (3.33%) Dell
6 7 (3.33%) F5
6 7 (3.33%) Veritas
7 6 (2.86%) Cisco
7 6 (2.86%) ILOG
8 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.90%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.90%) Intel Security
8 4 (1.90%) Juniper
8 4 (1.90%) TippingPoint
9 3 (1.43%) IronPort
9 3 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.95%) Oracle