The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 1 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.28% 3.65% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 4.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £285 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.33 £21.55
% change year-on-year -1.54% -1.02%  

DV 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 Renfrewshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 303 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 69.23% 85.11% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 199 45
Median daily rate £388 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -5.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £255 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +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 £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Renfrewshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Renfrewshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +26 1 £285 -24.00%
DV Cleared
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DV 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) EMC