The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 29 12 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 160 295 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.88% 10.57% 3.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.63% 53.15% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 144 54
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£330 £337 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £253 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £53.22 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.92% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.64 £14.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.80 £35.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.60% +25.00%
Security Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
462 555 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.08% 19.88% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 264 185
Average daily rate £350 £347 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.77 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £41.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Renfrewshire 0 54 £330 -2.31%
Glasgow -7 52 £290 -20.00% 3
Edinburgh +3 28 £380 +16.92% 2
Aberdeen 0 3 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £440 -
Fife -8 1 £160 -55.55%
Highlands - 1 - -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 201 (57.59%) SC Cleared
2 77 (22.06%) Windows
3 64 (18.34%) Project Management
4 60 (17.19%) ITIL
5 56 (16.05%) SQL
6 55 (15.76%) Microsoft
7 49 (14.04%) Change Management
8 48 (13.75%) HP
9 42 (12.03%) Active Directory
10 38 (10.89%) Finance
11 34 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (9.46%) Cisco
12 33 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (9.17%) Migration
14 31 (8.88%) MS Excel
15 30 (8.60%) SAN
16 29 (8.31%) MSI
16 29 (8.31%) Change Control
17 28 (8.02%) Citrix
17 28 (8.02%) Java
18 27 (7.74%) SQL Server
18 27 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (7.45%) HTML
19 26 (7.45%) SharePoint
19 26 (7.45%) XML
19 26 (7.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
19 26 (7.45%) Service Delivery
19 26 (7.45%) VMware
19 26 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (7.16%) C#

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.01%) MS Project Server
3 6 (1.72%) Documentum
3 6 (1.72%) JBoss
4 5 (1.43%) NetWeaver
4 5 (1.43%) Captiva
5 4 (1.15%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.86%) Lync
6 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.30%) MS Office
3 12 (3.44%) MS Project
4 10 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.72%) Windchill
7 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.72%) BusinessWorks
2 12 (3.44%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.86%) Maximo
4 3 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.60%) SAN
2 20 (5.73%) Firewall
3 16 (4.58%) LAN
3 16 (4.58%) WAN
3 16 (4.58%) DNS
4 11 (3.15%) LDAP
4 11 (3.15%) NAS
5 10 (2.87%) Network Security
5 10 (2.87%) X.500
6 9 (2.58%) Kerberos
7 7 (2.01%) Ethernet
7 7 (2.01%) IPsec
7 7 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (1.72%) VPN
9 5 (1.43%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.15%) SNMP
10 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.15%) SDH
11 3 (0.86%) DHCP
11 3 (0.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.44%) Spotfire
2 12 (3.44%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.43%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.43%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (1.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.57%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 29 (8.31%) MSI
2 13 (3.72%) Ant
3 12 (3.44%) JUnit
4 11 (3.15%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.72%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.86%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.86%) Maven
6 3 (0.86%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.57%) JIRA
7 2 (0.57%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.57%) WinRunner
7 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.57%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.57%) JProfiler
7 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.29%) FishEye
General
1 38 (10.89%) Finance
2 21 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.43%) Legal
4 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.57%) Military
5 2 (0.57%) Billing
5 2 (0.57%) Local Government
6 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (11.46%) Project Manager
2 37 (10.60%) Developer
3 36 (10.32%) Analyst
4 21 (6.02%) Business Analyst
4 21 (6.02%) Architect
4 21 (6.02%) Network Engineer
5 17 (4.87%) Consultant
5 17 (4.87%) Business Systems Analyst
5 17 (4.87%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (4.58%) Java Developer
7 11 (3.15%) Applications Packager
8 10 (2.87%) Security Engineer
9 9 (2.58%) DBA
9 9 (2.58%) Design Engineer
10 8 (2.29%) Software Engineer
10 8 (2.29%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (2.29%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (2.01%) Software Development Engineer
11 7 (2.01%) Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (2.01%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.45%) HTML
1 26 (7.45%) XML
2 23 (6.59%) CSS
3 15 (4.30%) .NET
4 13 (3.72%) J2EE
5 12 (3.44%) XSD
5 12 (3.44%) WinForms
5 12 (3.44%) jQuery
5 12 (3.44%) WPF
6 10 (2.87%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.01%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.01%) Application Packaging
8 6 (1.72%) Web Services
9 5 (1.43%) SAP Basis
10 4 (1.15%) Apache Camel
10 4 (1.15%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle Streams
11 3 (0.86%) SOAP
11 3 (0.86%) JSP
12 2 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.30%) PKI
3 14 (4.01%) PMI
4 13 (3.72%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.87%) Replication
6 9 (2.58%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.29%) Clustering
7 8 (2.29%) Economics
8 6 (1.72%) User Experience
9 5 (1.43%) Human Factors
10 4 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.86%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.86%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.57%) CMDB
12 2 (0.57%) PDA
13 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.06%) Windows
2 33 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (4.30%) Windows 7
5 13 (3.72%) Linux
6 8 (2.29%) UNIX
7 6 (1.72%) AIX
8 5 (1.43%) Solaris
9 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.34%) Project Management
2 60 (17.19%) ITIL
3 49 (14.04%) Change Management
4 34 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (9.17%) Migration
6 29 (8.31%) Change Control
7 26 (7.45%) Service Delivery
8 20 (5.73%) OO
8 20 (5.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (5.16%) Workflow
10 17 (4.87%) OOP
10 17 (4.87%) Unit Testing
11 15 (4.30%) Performance Management
11 15 (4.30%) PRINCE2
11 15 (4.30%) Scrum
11 15 (4.30%) Project Planning
12 14 (4.01%) TDD
12 14 (4.01%) Risk Management
12 14 (4.01%) Service Management
12 14 (4.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.05%) SQL
2 28 (8.02%) Java
3 25 (7.16%) JavaScript
3 25 (7.16%) C#
3 25 (7.16%) PowerShell
4 15 (4.30%) VBScript
5 12 (3.44%) VB
6 10 (2.87%) REXX
6 10 (2.87%) Tcl
7 7 (2.01%) C
8 5 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.43%) ABAP
9 2 (0.57%) VBA
9 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) C++
10 1 (0.29%) Perl
10 1 (0.29%) Python
10 1 (0.29%) Ada
10 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 201 (57.59%) SC Cleared
2 27 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (6.02%) Degree
4 18 (5.16%) PMI Certification
5 17 (4.87%) DV Cleared
6 12 (3.44%) MCSE
7 11 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.87%) CCNA
9 9 (2.58%) PMP
9 9 (2.58%) MCTS
10 8 (2.29%) CCNP
11 7 (2.01%) MCP
12 6 (1.72%) ISEB
12 6 (1.72%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.43%) MCSA
14 4 (1.15%) CISSP
14 4 (1.15%) CAPM
15 3 (0.86%) MCITP
16 2 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
16 2 (0.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.01%) SLA
1 7 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.01%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 42 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.01%) vSphere
6 3 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.86%) XenApp
6 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.57%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (7.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (3.15%) SCCM
3 10 (2.87%) WMI
4 6 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.15%) Netcool
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.86%) WSUS
6 3 (0.86%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.57%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 48 (13.75%) HP
3 33 (9.46%) Cisco
4 28 (8.02%) Citrix
5 26 (7.45%) VMware
6 15 (4.30%) Juniper
6 15 (4.30%) Oracle
7 13 (3.72%) EMC
7 13 (3.72%) TIBCO
8 10 (2.87%) CheckPoint
8 10 (2.87%) F5
9 9 (2.58%) SAP
10 8 (2.29%) McAfee
11 7 (2.01%) AppSense
11 7 (2.01%) Veritas
12 6 (1.72%) Crossbeam
13 5 (1.43%) TippingPoint
13 5 (1.43%) Remedy
13 5 (1.43%) Cognos
13 5 (1.43%) Vignette
Dalkeith
JPNG Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £200 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Dalkeith
JPNG Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £200 per day
Posted: 13 days ago