Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 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 > Renfrewshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 37 231 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 42.53% 55.93% 47.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.51% 68.14% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 257 111
Renfrewshire median daily rate £325 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £258 £277 £258
90th Percentile £438 £445 £438
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year +10.29% -1.45% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £34.00 £56.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.76% -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -55.13% -22.00% +203.03%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 339 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 56.32% 82.08% 65.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 280 132
Renfrewshire median daily rate £325 £330 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +0.76% -3.68%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £258
90th Percentile £440 £444 £437
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £19.00 £37.25 £53.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.99% -30.01% -67.75%
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £28.31
% change year-on-year -21.68% +26.30% +53.00%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Renfrewshire

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Renfrewshire

SC 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 SC Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine 0 37 £325 -4.41%
SC Cleared
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) PowerShell
2 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
4 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (43.24%) IIS
6 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (27.03%) HTTPS
8 10 (27.03%) SSL
8 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
8 10 (27.03%) ITIL
8 10 (27.03%) HTTP
8 10 (27.03%) Windows 10
8 10 (27.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 10 (27.03%) SCCM
8 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
8 10 (27.03%) Prototyping
9 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (24.32%) WSUS
10 8 (21.62%) QA
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
11 7 (18.92%) XML
11 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
11 7 (18.92%) SAN
11 7 (18.92%) Migration
11 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2010

SC Cleared
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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (43.24%) IIS
2 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) HTTP
1 10 (27.03%) HTTPS
1 10 (27.03%) SSL
2 7 (18.92%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.81%) NAS
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) SMS
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Author
1 8 (21.62%) Technical Author
2 4 (10.81%) NetBackup Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Packager
5 1 (2.70%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) jQuery
2 5 (13.51%) XSLT
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
1 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
2 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 10
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
1 10 (27.03%) Prototyping
1 10 (27.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
2 7 (18.92%) Software Distribution
2 7 (18.92%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (13.51%) High Availability
4 4 (10.81%) Records Management
4 4 (10.81%) Service Design
4 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.41%) Content Management
6 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) PowerShell
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) REXX
6 1 (2.70%) Tcl
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
3 3 (8.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SCCM
2 9 (24.32%) WSUS
3 4 (10.81%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) HP
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) EMC
4 4 (10.81%) Nintex
5 2 (5.41%) AppSense
6 1 (2.70%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) ThinPrint