The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Renfrewshire / Erskine
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 38 196 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 55.07% 58.86% 66.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.55% 69.75% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 146 43
Median daily rate £405 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £271 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £390
% change year-on-year +8.97% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 2
Median hourly rate - £41.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.88 £41.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.32% +27.69%  

SC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine.

Academic & Professional Certification
Erskine
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 281 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 71.01% 84.38% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 188 48
Median daily rate £395 £330 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.69% -3.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.05% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 24 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.10 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% +33.78%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Erskine

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Erskine.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Erskine

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Erskine over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Erskine

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Erskine.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Erskine

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Erskine region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 59 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (57.63%) Windows
3 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
4 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (44.07%) PowerShell
6 19 (32.20%) Cisco
7 18 (30.51%) C#
7 18 (30.51%) .NET
7 18 (30.51%) IIS
7 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
7 18 (30.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (30.51%) XAML
8 16 (27.12%) Open Source
8 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (27.12%) ITIL
8 16 (27.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (27.12%) Puppet
9 14 (23.73%) SQL
9 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
9 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (22.03%) HP
11 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.34%) Windows XP
11 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
11 12 (20.34%) Firewall
11 12 (20.34%) Windows 10
12 10 (16.95%) WAN
12 10 (16.95%) CCNP
12 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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 18 (30.51%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
2 10 (16.95%) WAN
3 9 (15.25%) LAN
4 8 (13.56%) Wireless
5 6 (10.17%) BIG-IP
5 6 (10.17%) HTTP
5 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
5 6 (10.17%) SSL
6 5 (8.47%) SAN
7 4 (6.78%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.78%) NAS
8 3 (5.08%) DNS
9 2 (3.39%) DHCP
9 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.39%) VSAN
10 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
1 18 (30.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) MSI
2 6 (10.17%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Automation Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Network Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) PowerShell Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) NetBackup Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Build Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Switch Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) PMI
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 32 (54.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (20.34%) Windows 10
5 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (20.34%) Windows XP
6 8 (13.56%) Linux
7 6 (10.17%) AIX
8 2 (3.39%) Unix
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Continuous Delivery
1 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
1 16 (27.12%) Open Source
2 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
2 7 (11.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) Change Control
3 6 (10.17%) Change Management
3 6 (10.17%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (10.17%) ITSM
3 6 (10.17%) Network Design
3 6 (10.17%) Patch Management
3 6 (10.17%) Prototyping
3 6 (10.17%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (10.17%) Service Management
3 6 (10.17%) Smoke Testing
3 6 (10.17%) Software Distribution
3 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
3 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) PowerShell
2 18 (30.51%) C#
2 18 (30.51%) XAML
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) VB
5 6 (10.17%) REXX
5 6 (10.17%) Tcl
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C-shell
7 1 (1.69%) Korn
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) CCNP
2 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.86%) CCIE
4 6 (10.17%) CCDP
4 6 (10.17%) CCIP
4 6 (10.17%) CCSA
4 6 (10.17%) CCSE
4 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIA
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIE
5 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
5 5 (8.47%) MCITP
5 5 (8.47%) MCSA
5 5 (8.47%) MCSE
5 5 (8.47%) MCTS
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.78%) HP ASE
6 4 (6.78%) HP MASE
7 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) FortiGate
2 6 (10.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (8.47%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (8.47%) Netcool
4 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.39%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (3.39%) PowerCLI
5 2 (3.39%) vRealize
6 1 (1.69%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) Cisco
3 13 (22.03%) HP
4 8 (13.56%) F5
4 8 (13.56%) Riverbed
5 6 (10.17%) Aruba
5 6 (10.17%) CheckPoint
5 6 (10.17%) Fortinet
5 6 (10.17%) Juniper
6 5 (8.47%) Citrix
6 5 (8.47%) Intel Security
6 5 (8.47%) Veritas
7 4 (6.78%) EMC
8 3 (5.08%) VMware
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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Rate: £314.00 - £315 per day
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