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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 54 109 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 43.90% 75.69% 69.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.41% 93.16% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 98 13
Average daily rate
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£330 £338 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.31% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £252 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £56.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +25.00%
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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
68 117 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 55.28% 81.25% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 105 13
Average daily rate £345 £345 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £253 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £56.44 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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 £330 -2.94%
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Scotland

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 110 (94.83%) SC Cleared
2 39 (33.62%) Windows
3 30 (25.86%) HP
4 28 (24.14%) Project Management
5 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (20.69%) Active Directory
6 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 24 (20.69%) ITIL
7 22 (18.97%) SQL
8 20 (17.24%) Change Management
9 18 (15.52%) Change Control
10 17 (14.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 17 (14.66%) SAN
11 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (12.07%) XML
12 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
12 14 (12.07%) MSI
13 13 (11.21%) Citrix
13 13 (11.21%) Cisco
13 13 (11.21%) PowerShell
14 12 (10.34%) Degree
14 12 (10.34%) C#
15 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.48%) SharePoint
15 11 (9.48%) PMI Certification
15 11 (9.48%) DNS
15 11 (9.48%) Service Delivery
15 11 (9.48%) Risk Management
15 11 (9.48%) PKI

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (9.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.86%) Lync
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 7 (6.03%) MS Project
4 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (2.59%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) SAN
2 11 (9.48%) DNS
3 10 (8.62%) Firewall
4 8 (6.90%) LDAP
5 7 (6.03%) Network Security
5 7 (6.03%) X.500
6 6 (5.17%) Kerberos
6 6 (5.17%) NAS
7 5 (4.31%) LAN
7 5 (4.31%) WAN
7 5 (4.31%) IPsec
8 4 (3.45%) SNMP
8 4 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.59%) DHCP
9 3 (2.59%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.59%) Internet
10 2 (1.72%) DWDM
10 2 (1.72%) IPv4
10 2 (1.72%) VLAN
10 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.59%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MSI
2 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.72%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.86%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.86%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.86%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.86%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.86%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.86%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (2.59%) Finance
2 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (11.21%) Project Manager
2 11 (9.48%) Network Engineer
3 6 (5.17%) Software Engineer
3 6 (5.17%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (5.17%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (5.17%) Development Engineer
4 5 (4.31%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (3.45%) Architect
5 4 (3.45%) Design Engineer
6 3 (2.59%) Consultant
6 3 (2.59%) Network Architect
6 3 (2.59%) Technical Leader
6 3 (2.59%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (1.72%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (1.72%) Backup Engineer
7 2 (1.72%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (1.72%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (1.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (1.72%) Security Architect
7 2 (1.72%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) XML
2 7 (6.03%) XSD
2 7 (6.03%) WinForms
2 7 (6.03%) WPF
3 5 (4.31%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.31%) HTML
3 5 (4.31%) .NET
4 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (1.72%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.86%) Web Services
6 1 (0.86%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) PKI
2 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.76%) PMI
4 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.03%) Replication
5 7 (6.03%) Clustering
6 6 (5.17%) Economics
6 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.72%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.72%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.72%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.72%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.86%) EMV
9 1 (0.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.62%) Windows
2 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.03%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.31%) UNIX
6 4 (3.45%) Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.86%) AIX
8 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.14%) Project Management
2 24 (20.69%) ITIL
3 20 (17.24%) Change Management
4 18 (15.52%) Change Control
5 11 (9.48%) Service Delivery
5 11 (9.48%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.62%) Unit Testing
7 9 (7.76%) Performance Management
8 8 (6.90%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.17%) Server Building
10 5 (4.31%) ITIL V3
10 5 (4.31%) Critical Success Factor
10 5 (4.31%) Service Management
10 5 (4.31%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.31%) Workflow
11 4 (3.45%) Migration
11 4 (3.45%) Content Management
11 4 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) SQL
2 13 (11.21%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.34%) C#
4 9 (7.76%) REXX
4 9 (7.76%) Tcl
5 7 (6.03%) VBScript
6 5 (4.31%) VB
7 4 (3.45%) C
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 110 (94.83%) SC Cleared
2 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.34%) Degree
4 11 (9.48%) PMI Certification
5 7 (6.03%) MCTS
6 6 (5.17%) PMP
7 5 (4.31%) CCNP
7 5 (4.31%) CCNA
7 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.31%) MCSE
8 4 (3.45%) MCSA
8 4 (3.45%) MCP
9 2 (1.72%) CAPM
9 2 (1.72%) CCSA
9 2 (1.72%) CCSE
9 2 (1.72%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.86%) MCITP
10 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.86%) MCSD
10 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
1 3 (2.59%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.86%) Firmware
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (7.76%) WMI
3 4 (3.45%) Netcool
4 3 (2.59%) SCCM
5 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.72%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (25.86%) HP
2 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.21%) Cisco
3 13 (11.21%) Citrix
4 10 (8.62%) VMware
5 6 (5.17%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.31%) Juniper
6 5 (4.31%) F5
7 4 (3.45%) Crossbeam
7 4 (3.45%) TippingPoint
7 4 (3.45%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.59%) Veritas
8 3 (2.59%) Cadence
8 3 (2.59%) EMC
8 3 (2.59%) McAfee
9 2 (1.72%) ProCurve
9 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.72%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.72%) NetApp
9 2 (1.72%) Nokia