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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 79 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 63.20% 70.00% 67.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 87.78% 97.67% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 28
Average daily rate
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£349 £355 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £314 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £31.92
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -43.60%
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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
90 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 72.00% 71.67% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 31
Average daily rate £350 £355 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £321 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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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

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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 19 December 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 189 (98.95%) SC Cleared
2 73 (38.22%) Microsoft
3 59 (30.89%) HP
3 59 (30.89%) Windows
4 57 (29.84%) SQL
5 56 (29.32%) ITIL
6 44 (23.04%) Active Directory
7 40 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (20.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 37 (19.37%) Citrix
10 35 (18.32%) SAN
10 35 (18.32%) VMware
11 33 (17.28%) Clustering
11 33 (17.28%) Configuration Management
12 32 (16.75%) Project Management
13 29 (15.18%) Change Management
14 28 (14.66%) Linux
15 26 (13.61%) MS Excel
15 26 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (13.61%) Veritas
15 26 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (13.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (12.57%) MCTS
17 24 (12.57%) MS Office
18 22 (11.52%) MS Project
18 22 (11.52%) DNS
18 22 (11.52%) Netcool
19 20 (10.47%) SQL Server
20 19 (9.95%) IPsec

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Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (3.66%) MS Project Server
3 7 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.62%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.62%) IIS
5 4 (2.09%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (13.61%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.57%) MS Office
3 22 (11.52%) MS Project
4 7 (3.66%) InfoPath
5 5 (2.62%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.32%) SAN
2 22 (11.52%) DNS
3 19 (9.95%) IPsec
4 17 (8.90%) DHCP
5 16 (8.38%) Firewall
6 14 (7.33%) NAS
6 14 (7.33%) WAN
7 13 (6.81%) LAN
8 7 (3.66%) SSL
8 7 (3.66%) SNMP
8 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.14%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.62%) Network Security
10 5 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (2.62%) Junos
11 4 (2.09%) LDAP
11 4 (2.09%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.09%) X.500
12 3 (1.57%) VPN
12 3 (1.57%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.52%) MS Access
3 1 (0.52%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (4.71%) WinRunner
2 9 (4.71%) TestDirector
3 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (1.57%) Finance
1 3 (1.57%) Marketing
2 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (8.90%) Project Manager
2 15 (7.85%) Integration Engineer
3 13 (6.81%) Consultant
3 13 (6.81%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (4.71%) Analyst
4 9 (4.71%) Build Engineer
4 9 (4.71%) Test Engineer
5 8 (4.19%) Developer
6 7 (3.66%) Architect
7 5 (2.62%) Network Engineer
7 5 (2.62%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (2.62%) Tools Developer
8 4 (2.09%) Process Engineer
8 4 (2.09%) Technical Leader
8 4 (2.09%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (2.09%) Support Engineer
8 4 (2.09%) Applications Support
9 3 (1.57%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (1.57%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (1.57%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.71%) HTML
1 9 (4.71%) XML
2 4 (2.09%) Web Services
2 4 (2.09%) Middleware
3 3 (1.57%) .NET
3 3 (1.57%) JSP
3 3 (1.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.05%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) XSL
5 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.28%) Clustering
2 25 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.85%) Replication
4 13 (6.81%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.81%) Economics
5 9 (4.71%) PDA
6 8 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (3.14%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.14%) CMDB
8 6 (3.14%) Fat Client
8 6 (3.14%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.62%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.09%) PKI
10 4 (2.09%) Open Source
11 3 (1.57%) EqualLogic
12 2 (1.05%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.05%) PMI
13 1 (0.52%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.89%) Windows
2 28 (14.66%) Linux
3 26 (13.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (13.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (8.38%) Solaris
6 13 (6.81%) UNIX
7 12 (6.28%) AIX
8 10 (5.24%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.24%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.32%) ITIL
2 33 (17.28%) Configuration Management
3 32 (16.75%) Project Management
4 29 (15.18%) Change Management
5 15 (7.85%) Project Planning
6 13 (6.81%) Software Distribution
7 12 (6.28%) Programme Management
7 12 (6.28%) Test Scripting
8 11 (5.76%) Service Management
8 11 (5.76%) Software Testing
9 10 (5.24%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.71%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.71%) ITIL V3
11 8 (4.19%) High Availability
11 8 (4.19%) Validation
11 8 (4.19%) PRINCE
12 7 (3.66%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.14%) SIEM
13 6 (3.14%) Build Automation
13 6 (3.14%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.84%) SQL
2 17 (8.90%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.33%) VBScript
4 12 (6.28%) Perl
5 9 (4.71%) C#
6 7 (3.66%) VBA
7 6 (3.14%) Python
7 6 (3.14%) Java
8 4 (2.09%) C
9 3 (1.57%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.57%) PHP
10 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 189 (98.95%) SC Cleared
2 40 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (12.57%) MCTS
4 15 (7.85%) MCP
5 13 (6.81%) MCSA
5 13 (6.81%) MCITP
6 12 (6.28%) MCSE
7 11 (5.76%) PMI Certification
8 9 (4.71%) PMP
8 9 (4.71%) ISTQB
9 7 (3.66%) Degree
10 3 (1.57%) CISSP
10 3 (1.57%) GCIA
11 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.05%) CCNP
11 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) QA
2 7 (3.66%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (23.04%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.90%) VMware ESX
4 12 (6.28%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.76%) vSphere
6 6 (3.14%) Firmware
7 4 (2.09%) RHEV
7 4 (2.09%) KVM
7 4 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.57%) XenApp
8 3 (1.57%) vCloud
9 1 (0.52%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 39 (20.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 22 (11.52%) Netcool
3 15 (7.85%) Tivoli
4 9 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (4.19%) SCCM
5 8 (4.19%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (3.66%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 4 (2.09%) SCOM
8 3 (1.57%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 73 (38.22%) Microsoft
2 59 (30.89%) HP
3 37 (19.37%) Citrix
4 35 (18.32%) VMware
5 26 (13.61%) Veritas
6 13 (6.81%) McAfee
7 9 (4.71%) Cisco
7 9 (4.71%) Oracle
7 9 (4.71%) ArcSight
8 8 (4.19%) Altiris
9 7 (3.66%) EMC
10 6 (3.14%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.62%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.62%) Juniper
11 5 (2.62%) NetApp
11 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.62%) Crossbeam
11 5 (2.62%) TippingPoint
11 5 (2.62%) Riverbed
11 5 (2.62%) F5
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