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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
UK / Scotland
Rank 26 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 108 206 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.57% 7.96% 7.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.56% 43.10% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 126 101
Median daily rate £350 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.22%

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
273 478 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.60% 18.48% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 256 233
Median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £26.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £15.25 £15.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.75 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +37 41 £430 -4.44% 2
Glasgow -8 34 £375 - 4
Renfrewshire 0 20 £320 -20.00% 2
South Lanarkshire - 4 £270 -
Fife -3 2 £268 +67.18%
West Lothian -7 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £60 -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 266 (76.88%) SC Cleared
2 110 (31.79%) Microsoft
3 98 (28.32%) Windows
4 96 (27.75%) Active Directory
5 91 (26.30%) ITIL
6 61 (17.63%) HP
7 53 (15.32%) Project Management
7 53 (15.32%) PowerShell
8 52 (15.03%) Degree
8 52 (15.03%) SQL Server
9 49 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 47 (13.58%) Windows Server
11 46 (13.29%) SQL
12 43 (12.43%) MS Excel
12 43 (12.43%) Computer Science
13 39 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 37 (10.69%) DNS
15 36 (10.40%) Firewall
16 35 (10.12%) OpenStack
16 35 (10.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (9.83%) VMware
18 32 (9.25%) ITIL V3
19 31 (8.96%) Migration
19 31 (8.96%) Linux
20 30 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (8.09%) LAN
22 27 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
22 27 (7.80%) JSP 440
23 26 (7.51%) Configuration Management
23 26 (7.51%) Java

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 35 (10.12%) OpenStack
2 20 (5.78%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.47%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.89%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.45%) JBoss
7 4 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.87%) IIS
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.58%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.29%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) CMS
10 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 43 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.91%) MS Office
3 8 (2.31%) MS Project
4 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) SAP BPC
1 4 (1.16%) SAP MII
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.29%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.23%) Office 365
2 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.69%) DNS
2 36 (10.40%) Firewall
3 28 (8.09%) LAN
4 25 (7.23%) WAN
5 24 (6.94%) SAN
6 18 (5.20%) DHCP
7 17 (4.91%) Kerberos
8 16 (4.62%) Internet
9 15 (4.34%) LDAP
9 15 (4.34%) X.500
10 12 (3.47%) Wireless
11 11 (3.18%) HTTP
11 11 (3.18%) HTTPS
12 10 (2.89%) Intranet
12 10 (2.89%) NAS
12 10 (2.89%) Network Security
12 10 (2.89%) Skype
12 10 (2.89%) TCP/IP
13 9 (2.60%) BIG-IP
14 8 (2.31%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.65%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.16%) MaxDB
4 4 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.16%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.87%) Big Data
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.58%) MySQL
6 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.73%) StarTeam
2 5 (1.45%) MSI
2 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.16%) NWDI
3 4 (1.16%) Selenium
3 4 (1.16%) Subversion
4 3 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.87%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.87%) Maven
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.58%) PVCS
5 2 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.29%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.29%) ProC
General
1 22 (6.36%) Finance
2 9 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.16%) Marketing
4 3 (0.87%) Electronics
5 2 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Games
6 1 (0.29%) Military
6 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (8.09%) Analyst
1 28 (8.09%) Architect
1 28 (8.09%) Developer
2 25 (7.23%) Network Engineer
3 23 (6.65%) Consultant
4 20 (5.78%) Active Directory Engineer
5 13 (3.76%) Administrator
5 13 (3.76%) Project Manager
6 10 (2.89%) Integration Engineer
6 10 (2.89%) Support Engineer
6 10 (2.89%) Test Analyst
7 8 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (2.31%) Java Developer
7 8 (2.31%) Security Consultant
8 7 (2.02%) Applications Developer
8 7 (2.02%) Applications Packager
8 7 (2.02%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 7 (2.02%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (2.02%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 7 (2.02%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.05%) .NET
2 11 (3.18%) XML
3 10 (2.89%) HTML
4 9 (2.60%) jQuery
5 7 (2.02%) Middleware
5 7 (2.02%) REST
5 7 (2.02%) Web Services
6 6 (1.73%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.73%) Spring
7 5 (1.45%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.45%) CSS
7 5 (1.45%) Java EE
7 5 (1.45%) XSD
8 4 (1.16%) RESTful
8 4 (1.16%) SAP Basis
8 4 (1.16%) XSLT
9 3 (0.87%) Drools
9 3 (0.87%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.87%) jBPM
9 3 (0.87%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.43%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.23%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (5.49%) Clustering
5 17 (4.91%) PKI
6 16 (4.62%) Replication
7 13 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.18%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.31%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.73%) Statistics
10 6 (1.73%) User Experience
11 5 (1.45%) CESG
11 5 (1.45%) iPad
12 4 (1.16%) Economics
12 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.16%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.16%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.87%) RIA
14 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 98 (28.32%) Windows
2 47 (13.58%) Windows Server
3 39 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (10.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (8.96%) Linux
6 24 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (5.20%) Unix
8 17 (4.91%) AIX
9 16 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 12 (3.47%) Windows XP
11 11 (3.18%) Solaris
12 9 (2.60%) Apple iOS
13 8 (2.31%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.16%) Android
14 4 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.58%) HPUX
17 1 (0.29%) CatOS
17 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.30%) ITIL
2 53 (15.32%) Project Management
3 32 (9.25%) ITIL V3
4 31 (8.96%) Migration
5 30 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (7.51%) Configuration Management
7 25 (7.23%) Six Sigma
8 19 (5.49%) ITSM
8 19 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.91%) Network Design
9 17 (4.91%) Test Scripting
10 16 (4.62%) Load Balancing
10 16 (4.62%) Service Management
10 16 (4.62%) Software Distribution
11 15 (4.34%) Application Packaging
11 15 (4.34%) Risk Management
11 15 (4.34%) Virtual Environments
12 14 (4.05%) Change Management
12 14 (4.05%) Information Security
12 14 (4.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (15.32%) PowerShell
2 46 (13.29%) SQL
3 26 (7.51%) Java
4 22 (6.36%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.05%) C
6 13 (3.76%) C#
7 8 (2.31%) Python
8 7 (2.02%) Jython
8 7 (2.02%) Perl
8 7 (2.02%) VB
9 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.45%) C++
10 5 (1.45%) Korn
10 5 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.45%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.45%) VB6
10 5 (1.45%) VBA
11 4 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 266 (76.88%) SC Cleared
2 52 (15.03%) Degree
3 49 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (6.36%) MCSE
5 21 (6.07%) DV Cleared
6 17 (4.91%) CCNP
6 17 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.91%) MCTS
7 10 (2.89%) CISSP
7 10 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.89%) MCP
7 10 (2.89%) MCSA
8 9 (2.60%) BC Cleared
8 9 (2.60%) ISTQB
9 8 (2.31%) CCIE
9 8 (2.31%) CCNA
9 8 (2.31%) CCSA
9 8 (2.31%) JNCIA
9 8 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.80%) JSP 440
2 8 (2.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.16%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 96 (27.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (4.34%) vSphere
4 10 (2.89%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.45%) Firmware
5 5 (1.45%) PowerHA
5 5 (1.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.87%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.58%) XenApp
8 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.29%) KVM
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (5.20%) SCCM
2 14 (4.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 12 (3.47%) PowerCLI
3 12 (3.47%) vRealize
4 11 (3.18%) Puppet
5 10 (2.89%) Netcool
6 9 (2.60%) AirWatch
7 8 (2.31%) SCOrch
8 7 (2.02%) BladeLogic
9 6 (1.73%) FortiGate
9 6 (1.73%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 6 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.45%) Tivoli
11 4 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
13 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.29%) SCSM
13 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 110 (31.79%) Microsoft
2 61 (17.63%) HP
3 34 (9.83%) VMware
4 24 (6.94%) Cisco
5 23 (6.65%) Citrix
6 22 (6.36%) F5
7 21 (6.07%) Oracle
8 15 (4.34%) CheckPoint
9 13 (3.76%) Juniper
10 12 (3.47%) Fortinet
11 11 (3.18%) Dell
11 11 (3.18%) Veritas
12 10 (2.89%) AppSense
12 10 (2.89%) Riverbed
13 9 (2.60%) IBM
13 9 (2.60%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.31%) Aruba
14 8 (2.31%) SAP
15 7 (2.02%) BMC
15 7 (2.02%) CA
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