The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 18 32
Rank change year-on-year -25 +14  
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 24 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.68% 8.62% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.09% 36.97% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 17
Median daily rate £475 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.51% +14.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £303 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £412 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +9.60% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.62 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.34% +19.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.26% -1.38%  

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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 92 165 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.09% 23.31% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 86 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £43.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.30% +56.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £43.00 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Glasgow over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Glasgow

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Glasgow over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SC Cleared in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 14 (30.43%) Migration
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
4 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (15.22%) Finance
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (13.04%) PMO
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.87%) Windows
8 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
8 5 (10.87%) Document Management
9 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.70%) iPad
9 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.70%) REST
9 4 (8.70%) MS Access
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
9 4 (8.70%) IIS
9 4 (8.70%) C#
9 4 (8.70%) SQL
9 4 (8.70%) .NET
9 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.70%) Objective-C
9 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (8.70%) AirWatch
9 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
10 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.52%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) MPLS
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) Skype
3 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (8.70%) MS Access
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Office 365 Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) iOS Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Messaging Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Office 365 Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
1 4 (8.70%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) iPad
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
1 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) AIX
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Solaris
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Migration
2 5 (10.87%) Document Management
3 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
3 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 1 (2.17%) Change Management
5 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Information Security
5 1 (2.17%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) Network Design
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
5 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) Objective-C
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C-shell
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Korn
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) CCDP
4 1 (2.17%) CCIE
4 1 (2.17%) CCIP
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) CCSA
4 1 (2.17%) CCSE
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.17%) HP MASE
4 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Apple
2 3 (6.52%) Avaya
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) HP
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Polycom
4 1 (2.17%) Aruba
4 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) F5
4 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.17%) Juniper
4 1 (2.17%) ProCurve
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
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