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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 29 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4  
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 29 62 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.51% 10.78% 10.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.16% 50.00% 55.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 59
Median daily rate £316 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £43.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year -11.62% +18.13%  

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 76 124 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.45% 21.57% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 90
Median daily rate £338 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.73% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 11
Median hourly rate £26.70 - £31.70
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 - £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

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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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 44 (75.86%) SC Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.97%) Firewall
4 10 (17.24%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) Windows
4 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
5 8 (13.79%) Finance
5 8 (13.79%) Unix
5 8 (13.79%) Linux
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
6 7 (12.07%) PMO
6 7 (12.07%) AIX
6 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
6 7 (12.07%) Cisco
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) VMware
7 6 (10.34%) IBM
7 6 (10.34%) HP
7 6 (10.34%) LAN
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.34%) MS Project
7 6 (10.34%) C
7 6 (10.34%) Perl
7 6 (10.34%) SCCM
7 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.34%) Korn
8 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
8 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (8.62%) PowerHA

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Top Related 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 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS Project
3 2 (3.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.72%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 6 (10.34%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.62%) WAN
4 4 (6.90%) Network Security
5 3 (5.17%) DHCP
5 3 (5.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.45%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.45%) SAN
6 2 (3.45%) Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.72%) DMZ
7 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.72%) FWSM
7 1 (1.72%) Skype
7 1 (1.72%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.17%) MS Access
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) JUnit
2 1 (1.72%) NUnit
2 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.72%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Email Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) iOS Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Build Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Change Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
1 4 (6.90%) REST
2 1 (1.72%) J2EE
2 1 (1.72%) Spring
2 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) iPad
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) RIA
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Celerra
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.72%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.72%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Unix
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.07%) AIX
4 5 (8.62%) Solaris
5 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) HPUX
7 1 (1.72%) SUSE
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.62%) Document Management
3 5 (8.62%) Service Management
4 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.90%) Email Migration
4 4 (6.90%) iOS Development
4 4 (6.90%) ITSM
4 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.17%) Data Management
5 3 (5.17%) ERP
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) Change Management
6 2 (3.45%) DSDM
6 2 (3.45%) Network Design
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
1 6 (10.34%) C
1 6 (10.34%) Korn
1 6 (10.34%) Perl
2 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) C#
3 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) C-shell
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (75.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CCNP
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CCDP
6 1 (1.72%) CCIE
6 1 (1.72%) CCIP
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) CCSA
6 1 (1.72%) CCSE
6 1 (1.72%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.72%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.72%) PMP
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PMO
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) PowerHA
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) KVM
5 1 (1.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) AirWatch
3 3 (5.17%) PowerCLI
3 3 (5.17%) vRealize
4 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 7 (12.07%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) HP
4 6 (10.34%) IBM
5 4 (6.90%) Dell
6 3 (5.17%) F5
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.45%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.45%) Aruba
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) Hyperion
7 2 (3.45%) Juniper
7 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.72%) EMC
8 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.72%) Sun
8 1 (1.72%) Veritas
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago