The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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 Clearance
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 8 17
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 27 107 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.06% 15.26% 7.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.72% 65.64% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 57 24
Median daily rate £463 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £383 £390
% change year-on-year +7.45% -1.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
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 £37.50 £32.66 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.83% +0.47%  

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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 94 163 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.14% 23.25% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 85 71
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 £225 £220 £222
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 14
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 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Security Cleared in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 46 (83.64%) SC Cleared
2 15 (27.27%) Migration
3 14 (25.45%) Office 365
4 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
5 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (12.73%) Finance
7 7 (12.73%) PMO
8 6 (10.91%) Windows
8 6 (10.91%) SQL
9 5 (9.09%) .NET
9 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.09%) Document Management
9 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
9 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
10 4 (7.27%) iPad
10 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
10 4 (7.27%) REST
10 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
10 4 (7.27%) iOS Development
10 4 (7.27%) AirWatch
10 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
10 4 (7.27%) CMS
10 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
10 4 (7.27%) Oracle
10 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.27%) C#

Security 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 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.82%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) MPLS
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) Skype
4 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.82%) FWSM
4 1 (1.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (7.27%) MS Access
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) JUnit
1 1 (1.82%) NUnit
1 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
1 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Administrator
4 5 (9.09%) Office 365 Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) iOS Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Messaging Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Office 365 Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) Spring
3 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) iPad
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) PMI
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.09%) Document Management
3 4 (7.27%) iOS Development
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL
3 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
4 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.64%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.82%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (1.82%) Change Control
6 1 (1.82%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps
6 1 (1.82%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (1.82%) Resource Levelling
6 1 (1.82%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.27%) C#
3 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
4 3 (5.45%) C
5 2 (3.64%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) C-shell
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Korn
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (83.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) CCDP
4 1 (1.82%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) CCIP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) CCSA
4 1 (1.82%) CCSE
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.82%) HP MASE
4 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.82%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Apple
2 4 (7.27%) Avaya
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) HP
3 3 (5.45%) Polycom
4 2 (3.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.82%) Aruba
5 1 (1.82%) AVEVA
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
QA Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Posted: 4 days ago