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 2 October 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
2 Oct 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 105 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 67.74% 65.79% 65.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 87.50% 100.00% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 22 13
Average daily rate
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£340 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £326 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £447 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £373
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.28 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+36.79% -36.98%
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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
120 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 77.42% 65.79% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 22 14
Average daily rate £347 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £325 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

Security Cleared
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

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 2 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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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Daily Rate
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 222 (96.52%) SC Cleared
2 94 (40.87%) Microsoft
3 73 (31.74%) HP
4 72 (31.30%) Windows
5 51 (22.17%) SQL
5 51 (22.17%) Active Directory
6 50 (21.74%) ITIL
7 46 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 43 (18.70%) Project Management
9 38 (16.52%) MS Excel
10 35 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (12.61%) Configuration Management
11 29 (12.61%) Change Management
12 28 (12.17%) Citrix
12 28 (12.17%) DNS
13 27 (11.74%) MS Office
14 26 (11.30%) VBScript
15 25 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (10.87%) VMware
16 24 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (10.00%) MS Project
17 23 (10.00%) SAN
17 23 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (9.57%) MCTS
19 21 (9.13%) DHCP
19 21 (9.13%) MCP
20 20 (8.70%) Linux
20 20 (8.70%) QA
21 19 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (8.26%) PowerShell

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (5.22%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.04%) IIS
4 6 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.61%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.43%) Lync
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.74%) MS Office
3 23 (10.00%) MS Project
4 6 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.61%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.30%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.17%) DNS
2 23 (10.00%) SAN
3 21 (9.13%) DHCP
4 11 (4.78%) LAN
4 11 (4.78%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.78%) IPsec
5 10 (4.35%) SSL
5 10 (4.35%) WAN
5 10 (4.35%) SNMP
6 9 (3.91%) NAS
7 8 (3.48%) X.500
8 5 (2.17%) Kerberos
8 5 (2.17%) LDAP
9 4 (1.74%) VLAN
9 4 (1.74%) IPv4
10 3 (1.30%) Firewall
10 3 (1.30%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.87%) Junos
11 2 (0.87%) Network Security
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) MS Access
3 3 (1.30%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.87%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (2.61%) LoadRunner
2 6 (2.61%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.17%) Facilita Forecast
4 4 (1.74%) MSI
5 3 (1.30%) WinRunner
5 3 (1.30%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.43%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (1.30%) Marketing
2 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (7.83%) Build Engineer
2 15 (6.52%) Project Manager
3 14 (6.09%) Consultant
4 13 (5.65%) Wintel Engineer
5 12 (5.22%) Architect
5 12 (5.22%) Applications Packager
6 11 (4.78%) Analyst
7 10 (4.35%) Project Planner
8 9 (3.91%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.48%) Release Manager
9 8 (3.48%) Applications Support Engineer
9 8 (3.48%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.04%) Developer
10 7 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.04%) Test Engineer
10 7 (3.04%) Performance Engineer
11 6 (2.61%) Design Engineer
11 6 (2.61%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (2.61%) Configuration Manager
12 5 (2.17%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.78%) XML
1 11 (4.78%) Software Packaging
2 10 (4.35%) Application Packaging
3 8 (3.48%) HTML
4 5 (2.17%) Middleware
5 4 (1.74%) JSP
6 3 (1.30%) .NET
6 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.43%) CSS
7 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.39%) Replication
3 16 (6.96%) Clustering
4 13 (5.65%) Economics
5 11 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.78%) CMDB
5 11 (4.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.48%) Fat Client
7 8 (3.48%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.17%) PKI
9 4 (1.74%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.30%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.30%) e-Health
10 3 (1.30%) PDA
10 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.30%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.87%) PMI
12 1 (0.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 72 (31.30%) Windows
2 25 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (8.70%) Linux
5 9 (3.91%) Solaris
6 8 (3.48%) UNIX
7 5 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.74%) AIX
9 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.74%) ITIL
2 43 (18.70%) Project Management
3 29 (12.61%) Configuration Management
3 29 (12.61%) Change Management
4 18 (7.83%) Mentoring
5 15 (6.52%) Workflow
6 13 (5.65%) ITIL V3
7 12 (5.22%) Project Planning
8 11 (4.78%) Service Management
9 10 (4.35%) Performance Testing
9 10 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 10 (4.35%) Validation
9 10 (4.35%) Programme Management
10 9 (3.91%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.91%) TOGAF
10 9 (3.91%) Software Engineering
10 9 (3.91%) Software Testing
10 9 (3.91%) Test Scripting
10 9 (3.91%) MODAF
10 9 (3.91%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.17%) SQL
2 26 (11.30%) VBScript
3 19 (8.26%) PowerShell
4 16 (6.96%) Perl
5 9 (3.91%) C
5 9 (3.91%) Java
6 6 (2.61%) VBA
6 6 (2.61%) C#
7 5 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 222 (96.52%) SC Cleared
2 35 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.57%) MCTS
4 21 (9.13%) MCP
5 7 (3.04%) MCSE
5 7 (3.04%) MCSA
5 7 (3.04%) MCITP
5 7 (3.04%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.17%) Degree
7 4 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.74%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.74%) CCNP
8 2 (0.87%) PMP
9 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (22.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.91%) Firmware
3 9 (3.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (3.48%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.61%) vSphere
6 5 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.74%) vCloud
7 4 (1.74%) XenApp
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.43%) KVM
8 1 (0.43%) RHEV
8 1 (0.43%) Brightmail
8 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (6.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (6.52%) Tivoli
4 13 (5.65%) Netcool
5 12 (5.22%) SCCM
6 7 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 5 (2.17%) SCOM
9 3 (1.30%) MIIS
9 3 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.43%) HP NNM
10 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 94 (40.87%) Microsoft
2 73 (31.74%) HP
3 28 (12.17%) Citrix
4 25 (10.87%) VMware
5 13 (5.65%) Altiris
6 12 (5.22%) Veritas
6 12 (5.22%) Oracle
7 8 (3.48%) IBM
8 7 (3.04%) AppSense
8 7 (3.04%) ArcSight
9 6 (2.61%) BMC
10 5 (2.17%) McAfee
11 4 (1.74%) Cisco
12 3 (1.30%) Dell
12 3 (1.30%) NetApp
12 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.87%) F5
13 2 (0.87%) TippingPoint
13 2 (0.87%) Riverbed
13 2 (0.87%) Crossbeam
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