The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 51 106 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 75.00% 77.94% 64.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 98.08% 86.89% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 80 33
Median daily rate £348 £402 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.44% +24.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £284 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% +24.63%  

Security 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 52 122 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 76.47% 89.71% 88.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 92 42
Median daily rate £325 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £271 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Erskine

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Erskine

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Erskine over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Erskine

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Erskine

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 80 (86.02%) SC Cleared
2 41 (44.09%) Windows
3 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
4 35 (37.63%) PowerShell
5 31 (33.33%) ITIL
6 30 (32.26%) Windows Server
7 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
8 27 (29.03%) Cisco
8 27 (29.03%) MS Excel
8 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (19.35%) SQL
9 18 (19.35%) Firewall
10 17 (18.28%) HP
10 17 (18.28%) DNS
11 16 (17.20%) .NET
11 16 (17.20%) C#
12 15 (16.13%) SAN
12 15 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
13 14 (15.05%) Degree
14 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
14 13 (13.98%) Puppet
14 13 (13.98%) IIS
14 13 (13.98%) LAN
14 13 (13.98%) WAN
14 13 (13.98%) XAML
15 12 (12.90%) Open Source
15 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery

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Top Related 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 13 (13.98%) IIS
2 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) Firewall
2 17 (18.28%) DNS
3 15 (16.13%) SAN
4 13 (13.98%) LAN
4 13 (13.98%) WAN
5 10 (10.75%) HTTP
5 10 (10.75%) HTTPS
5 10 (10.75%) NAS
6 9 (9.68%) iSCSI
7 8 (8.60%) DHCP
7 8 (8.60%) Wireless
8 7 (7.53%) BIG-IP
8 7 (7.53%) LDAP
9 6 (6.45%) Kerberos
9 6 (6.45%) SSL
9 6 (6.45%) VSAN
9 6 (6.45%) X.500
10 3 (3.23%) Internet
10 3 (3.23%) Intranet
11 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.60%) MSI
4 4 (4.30%) StarTeam
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.23%) Finance
1 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (9.68%) PowerShell Engineer
4 8 (8.60%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Architect
5 7 (7.53%) NetBackup Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) Data Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Network Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Service Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) XML
2 2 (2.15%) XSD
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.08%) JSP
3 1 (1.08%) LAMP
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.45%) PKI
3 6 (6.45%) Replication
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
5 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.30%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.09%) Windows
2 30 (32.26%) Windows Server
3 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.83%) Linux
6 9 (9.68%) Windows 10
6 9 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.38%) AIX
8 3 (3.23%) Solaris
8 3 (3.23%) Unix
9 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (12.90%) Open Source
3 11 (11.83%) Software Distribution
4 10 (10.75%) Network Design
4 10 (10.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.68%) Prototyping
6 8 (8.60%) Change Control
6 8 (8.60%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (7.53%) ITSM
7 7 (7.53%) Project Management
8 6 (6.45%) Patch Management
8 6 (6.45%) Service Management
9 5 (5.38%) Change Management
9 5 (5.38%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.38%) Service Design
10 4 (4.30%) Six Sigma
10 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.63%) PowerShell
2 18 (19.35%) SQL
3 16 (17.20%) C#
4 13 (13.98%) XAML
5 7 (7.53%) VB
6 6 (6.45%) REXX
6 6 (6.45%) Tcl
7 2 (2.15%) C
7 2 (2.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) C-shell
8 1 (1.08%) Java
8 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.08%) Jython
8 1 (1.08%) Korn
8 1 (1.08%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (86.02%) SC Cleared
2 14 (15.05%) Degree
3 10 (10.75%) CCNP
3 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.53%) CCIE
5 6 (6.45%) CCDP
5 6 (6.45%) CCIP
5 6 (6.45%) CCSA
5 6 (6.45%) CCSE
5 6 (6.45%) JNCIA
5 6 (6.45%) JNCIE
5 6 (6.45%) MCTS
5 6 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.30%) HP ASE
7 4 (4.30%) HP MASE
7 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
8 3 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) vSphere
4 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.08%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) Puppet
2 9 (9.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (8.60%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.45%) EMC Navisphere
4 6 (6.45%) FortiGate
4 6 (6.45%) PowerCLI
4 6 (6.45%) vRealize
5 4 (4.30%) Netcool
6 3 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.23%) SCCM
7 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.08%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.08%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (1.08%) SCSM
8 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.03%) Cisco
3 17 (18.28%) HP
4 11 (11.83%) VMware
5 10 (10.75%) F5
6 8 (8.60%) EMC
6 8 (8.60%) Riverbed
7 6 (6.45%) Aruba
7 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.45%) Fortinet
7 6 (6.45%) Juniper
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix
8 4 (4.30%) Veritas
9 3 (3.23%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle
10 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.08%) BEA
11 1 (1.08%) BMC
11 1 (1.08%) Dell
11 1 (1.08%) Sun
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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