Period
to 10 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Clearswift products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clearswift over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Clearswift Limited.

Clearswift
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 179 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.061% 0.048% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £245 - -
UK median daily rate £355 £355 £350
% change year-on-year - +1.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £20.73 £26.00
% change year-on-year - -20.27% -

Clearswift is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1822 1937 2343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.82% 46.57% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 1069 1155
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% - -1.41%
10th Percentile £206 £218 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £513
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 59 71
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +17.24% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £46.28 £41.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +5.33%

Clearswift
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Clearswift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Clearswift in Scotland

Clearswift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clearswift in Scotland over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clearswift in Scotland

Clearswift
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £140 -
Clearswift
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clearswift 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Clearswift.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) MAILsweeper

Clearswift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware