The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 104 103 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 63.03% 57.87% 63.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.73% 76.30% 86.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 87 81
Median daily rate £340 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.57%
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 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +62.63%
Security 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
143 135 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 86.67% 75.84% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 107 92
Median daily rate £323 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% -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 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 11 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 0 102 £340 -4.89%
Security Cleared
Scotland

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 209 (90.48%) SC Cleared
2 89 (38.53%) Active Directory
3 87 (37.66%) Microsoft
4 86 (37.23%) ITIL
5 84 (36.36%) Windows
6 57 (24.68%) HP
7 53 (22.94%) SQL Server
8 51 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 48 (20.78%) SQL
10 45 (19.48%) Project Management
10 45 (19.48%) PowerShell
11 43 (18.61%) Degree
12 42 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (17.75%) Windows Server
14 39 (16.88%) DNS
15 36 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 35 (15.15%) Computer Science
17 34 (14.72%) ITIL V3
17 34 (14.72%) OpenStack
18 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
19 28 (12.12%) Java
19 28 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
20 27 (11.69%) SAN
20 27 (11.69%) Linux
21 26 (11.26%) Office 365
22 25 (10.82%) MCSE
22 25 (10.82%) JavaScript
22 25 (10.82%) JSP 440
23 24 (10.39%) Six Sigma
24 22 (9.52%) Migration

Security 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 34 (14.72%) OpenStack
2 21 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.63%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.33%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.60%) Apache
7 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.43%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.26%) Office 365
2 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.88%) DNS
2 27 (11.69%) SAN
3 16 (6.93%) DHCP
3 16 (6.93%) Kerberos
4 15 (6.49%) LDAP
4 15 (6.49%) WAN
5 14 (6.06%) Firewall
5 14 (6.06%) X.500
6 12 (5.19%) Internet
6 12 (5.19%) iSCSI
6 12 (5.19%) LAN
7 11 (4.76%) HTTP
7 11 (4.76%) HTTPS
7 11 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 10 (4.33%) Skype
9 9 (3.90%) NAS
10 8 (3.46%) Intranet
11 4 (1.73%) Network Security
11 4 (1.73%) SNMP
11 4 (1.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.87%) MySQL
3 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.03%) StarTeam
2 5 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.87%) MSI
5 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.43%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (2.60%) Finance
2 3 (1.30%) French Language
2 3 (1.30%) German Language
3 1 (0.43%) Electronics
3 1 (0.43%) Military
3 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (8.23%) Active Directory Engineer
2 18 (7.79%) Architect
3 13 (5.63%) Analyst
3 13 (5.63%) Support Engineer
3 13 (5.63%) Test Analyst
4 12 (5.19%) Developer
5 10 (4.33%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (3.90%) Applications Developer
6 9 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (3.90%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 8 (3.46%) Project Manager
7 8 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.03%) Applications Support
9 6 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (2.60%) Network Engineer
9 6 (2.60%) Office 365 Specialist
9 6 (2.60%) Service Architect
9 6 (2.60%) SQL Developer
10 5 (2.16%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (2.16%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.93%) jQuery
2 14 (6.06%) .NET
3 13 (5.63%) XML
4 7 (3.03%) JSON
4 7 (3.03%) Middleware
5 3 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.30%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.87%) XSD
7 1 (0.43%) CSS
7 1 (0.43%) J2EE
7 1 (0.43%) JSP
7 1 (0.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.23%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.79%) Clustering
4 17 (7.36%) PKI
5 16 (6.93%) Data Centre
6 14 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (6.06%) Replication
7 10 (4.33%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.46%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.16%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.73%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.30%) Economics
11 3 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.30%) User Experience
11 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.43%) CESG
13 1 (0.43%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.36%) Windows
2 42 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (17.75%) Windows Server
4 36 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (11.69%) Linux
7 21 (9.09%) Unix
8 17 (7.36%) AIX
9 16 (6.93%) Windows XP
10 14 (6.06%) Windows 7
11 13 (5.63%) Solaris
12 9 (3.90%) Windows 10
13 8 (3.46%) HPUX
14 4 (1.73%) Android
14 4 (1.73%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.23%) ITIL
2 45 (19.48%) Project Management
3 34 (14.72%) ITIL V3
4 24 (10.39%) Six Sigma
5 22 (9.52%) Migration
6 19 (8.23%) Service Delivery
6 19 (8.23%) Test Scripting
7 18 (7.79%) Software Distribution
8 17 (7.36%) Release Management
8 17 (7.36%) Software Testing
9 15 (6.49%) Configuration Management
10 14 (6.06%) Change Management
10 14 (6.06%) Load Balancing
10 14 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
11 13 (5.63%) Network Design
12 12 (5.19%) Process Improvement
13 11 (4.76%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.33%) Service Design
14 10 (4.33%) Validation
15 9 (3.90%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.78%) SQL
2 45 (19.48%) PowerShell
3 28 (12.12%) Java
4 25 (10.82%) JavaScript
5 19 (8.23%) C#
6 17 (7.36%) Perl
7 15 (6.49%) Python
8 11 (4.76%) C
9 10 (4.33%) C++
9 10 (4.33%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.90%) PHP
10 9 (3.90%) VB
11 8 (3.46%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.46%) VB6
11 8 (3.46%) VBA
12 7 (3.03%) Jython
12 7 (3.03%) Korn
13 6 (2.60%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.60%) C-shell
13 6 (2.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 209 (90.48%) SC Cleared
2 51 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (18.61%) Degree
4 25 (10.82%) MCSE
5 19 (8.23%) MCTS
6 14 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 14 (6.06%) MCSA
7 10 (4.33%) ISTQB
7 10 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (3.90%) MCP
9 8 (3.46%) MCITP
10 7 (3.03%) PMP
11 6 (2.60%) CCNP
11 6 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (2.16%) CCNA
12 5 (2.16%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.73%) BICSI Certification
13 4 (1.73%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.82%) JSP 440
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (38.53%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (3.46%) vSphere
5 6 (2.60%) Samba
6 5 (2.16%) XenApp
7 3 (1.30%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.30%) Firmware
8 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (5.63%) SCCM
3 11 (4.76%) Netcool
4 8 (3.46%) SCOrch
5 7 (3.03%) BladeLogic
5 7 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.03%) Puppet
6 6 (2.60%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (2.60%) PowerCLI
6 6 (2.60%) vRealize
7 5 (2.16%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.73%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.73%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (1.30%) OVPA
10 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.43%) SCOM
10 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 87 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 57 (24.68%) HP
3 20 (8.66%) Citrix
3 20 (8.66%) VMware
4 10 (4.33%) Veritas
5 8 (3.46%) CA
5 8 (3.46%) ILOG
6 7 (3.03%) AppSense
6 7 (3.03%) BMC
6 7 (3.03%) Dell
6 7 (3.03%) F5
6 7 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 6 (2.60%) Cisco
8 4 (1.73%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.73%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.73%) Juniper
8 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.73%) TippingPoint
9 3 (1.30%) IronPort
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle