The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 56 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 73 66 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.07% 2.74% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.58% 13.28% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 33
Median daily rate £435 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £417 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £385
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 0
Median hourly rate £22.70 £21.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.84 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -26.92%
DV Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
690 497 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.98% 20.66% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 213 286
Median daily rate £390 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £21.55 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.56 £39.00 £26.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -16 30 £463 +10.91% 7
Bracknell +5 18 £267 - 1
DV Cleared
South East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (33.62%) SC Cleared
3 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
4 30 (25.86%) HP
5 28 (24.14%) Windows
6 27 (23.28%) Active Directory
7 21 (18.10%) Oracle
7 21 (18.10%) Windows Server
8 18 (15.52%) SQL
8 18 (15.52%) EMC
9 17 (14.66%) MS Office
9 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 16 (13.79%) SAN
11 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (11.21%) Windows 7
13 12 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
13 12 (10.34%) Citrix
13 12 (10.34%) ITIL
13 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
14 11 (9.48%) DHCP
14 11 (9.48%) Data Centre
15 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
15 10 (8.62%) Veritas
15 10 (8.62%) Service Delivery
15 10 (8.62%) Migration
15 10 (8.62%) SCCM
16 9 (7.76%) Statistics
16 9 (7.76%) WSUS

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.76%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (6.03%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.86%) Confluence
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (14.66%) MS Office
2 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.86%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) SAN
2 11 (9.48%) DHCP
3 8 (6.90%) DNS
3 8 (6.90%) VLAN
4 6 (5.17%) OSPF
4 6 (5.17%) WAN
5 4 (3.45%) BGP
5 4 (3.45%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.45%) IPsec
5 4 (3.45%) MPLS
5 4 (3.45%) VPN
6 3 (2.59%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.59%) Firewall
6 3 (2.59%) Internet
6 3 (2.59%) NAS
6 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.72%) LAN
7 2 (1.72%) Network Security
8 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) MS Access
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) Ant
3 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) JIRA
3 1 (0.86%) Maven
3 1 (0.86%) MSI
3 1 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.86%) Subversion
3 1 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 4 (3.45%) Back Office
1 4 (3.45%) Legal
2 2 (1.72%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Military
3 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (18.97%) 3rd Line Support
2 21 (18.10%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Analyst
4 15 (12.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
8 7 (6.03%) Support Specialist
9 6 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 6 (5.17%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Service Manager
9 6 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
10 5 (4.31%) Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.76%) Statistics
4 7 (6.03%) Clustering
4 7 (6.03%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.03%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.59%) CMDB
7 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.86%) CESG
8 1 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.14%) Windows
2 21 (18.10%) Windows Server
3 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (11.21%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.76%) Linux
8 8 (6.90%) AIX
9 7 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.34%) ITIL
2 10 (8.62%) Migration
2 10 (8.62%) Service Delivery
3 9 (7.76%) Problem Management
4 8 (6.90%) Change Management
4 8 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (6.90%) Project Management
5 6 (5.17%) Capacity Management
5 6 (5.17%) Change Control
5 6 (5.17%) High Availability
5 6 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.31%) Process Improvement
6 5 (4.31%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (3.45%) ERP
7 4 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.52%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.03%) C#
4 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.72%) Tcl
6 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.86%) C-shell
6 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (33.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) CCNP
3 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.17%) MCP
3 6 (5.17%) MCSE
3 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.17%) RHCE
4 4 (3.45%) JNCIP
5 3 (2.59%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.72%) CISSP
6 2 (1.72%) Degree
7 1 (0.86%) CEH
7 1 (0.86%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.86%) CLAS
7 1 (0.86%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.86%) ISEB
7 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) GAAP
3 1 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 27 (23.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) KVM
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.59%) Firmware
6 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.86%) NFS
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (8.62%) SCCM
3 9 (7.76%) NetBackup
3 9 (7.76%) Netcool
3 9 (7.76%) WSUS
4 8 (6.90%) SCOM
4 8 (6.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 7 (6.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (6.03%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.86%) Endace
6 1 (0.86%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.86%) HP
3 21 (18.10%) Oracle
4 18 (15.52%) EMC
5 12 (10.34%) Citrix
6 10 (8.62%) Veritas
7 8 (6.90%) Cisco
8 7 (6.03%) Meridio
8 7 (6.03%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.03%) VMware
9 6 (5.17%) Juniper
9 6 (5.17%) Serena
10 3 (2.59%) Brocade
10 3 (2.59%) StorageTek
10 3 (2.59%) Sun
11 2 (1.72%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (1.72%) IBM
11 2 (1.72%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.72%) LogRhythm
11 2 (1.72%) Lumension
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