Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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 > Renfrewshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 32 184 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 42.67% 64.79% 54.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 74.49% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 206 137
Renfrewshire median daily rate £313 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.09% -2.86% +0.73%
10th Percentile £260 £275 £267
90th Percentile £449 £445 £438
Scotland median daily rate £350 £340 £365
% change year-on-year +2.94% -6.85% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £36.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £46.88 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +15.74% -4.71% +21.43%

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 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 40 247 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 53.33% 86.97% 71.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 199 161
Renfrewshire median daily rate £305 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.58% -2.94% -2.15%
10th Percentile £218 £270 £263
90th Percentile £438 £444 £438
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.62% -2.86% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.95% -27.00% -69.70%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -31.43% +72.84% -31.36%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Renfrewshire

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Renfrewshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Renfrewshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Renfrewshire

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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 Security Cleared within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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 32 £313 -8.09%
Security Cleared
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 16 (50.00%) Office 365
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Migration
4 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 10 (31.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (28.13%) XML
6 8 (25.00%) IIS
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (18.75%) QA
8 6 (18.75%) jQuery
8 6 (18.75%) High Availability
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) XSLT
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) DNS
8 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) DHCP
9 5 (15.63%) MCSE

Security 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 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 10 (31.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (25.00%) IIS
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.13%) Apache
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.25%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) Skype
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.13%) NAS
4 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VSAN
4 1 (3.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Author
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
1 6 (18.75%) Technical Author
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) jQuery
2 6 (18.75%) XSLT
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) SAML
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) High Availability
3 5 (15.63%) Records Management
3 5 (15.63%) Workflow
4 3 (9.38%) Content Management
4 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (15.63%) MCSE
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.13%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.13%) PowerCLI
1 1 (3.13%) SafeCom
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Nintex
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Ivanti
4 2 (6.25%) ThinPrint
5 1 (3.13%) CA
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) VMware