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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 71 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 37 89 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.88% 3.51% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.49% 13.59% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 52
Median daily rate £520 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £382 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 4
Median hourly rate £49.47 £30.90 £22.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.08% +37.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.92 £21.55 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £30.90 £27.67
% change year-on-year
+31.06% +11.69%
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
494 655 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.13% 25.82% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 301 318
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 12
Median hourly rate £17.06 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.78% +81.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £47.50 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -37 14 £550 +15.78% 18
Bracknell -7 4 £425 +10.67%
Slough - 1 £425 -
DV Cleared
South East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 88 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 31 (35.23%) Linux
4 26 (29.55%) Oracle
4 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
5 19 (21.59%) Windows
6 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
7 17 (19.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (18.18%) EMC
8 16 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 15 (17.05%) HP
10 14 (15.91%) AIX
10 14 (15.91%) VMware
10 14 (15.91%) Clustering
10 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (15.91%) Windows Server
11 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (14.77%) Migration
12 12 (13.64%) SAN
12 12 (13.64%) BC Cleared
12 12 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
12 12 (13.64%) SCCM
12 12 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (12.50%) SQL
13 11 (12.50%) ITIL
14 10 (11.36%) Unix
14 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (10.23%) Shell Script
15 9 (10.23%) RHCE
15 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence

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 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.41%) Documentum
4 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) SAN
2 7 (7.95%) Ethernet
3 5 (5.68%) DHCP
3 5 (5.68%) DNS
3 5 (5.68%) Network Security
3 5 (5.68%) OSPF
3 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.68%) VLAN
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (5.68%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.41%) Essbase
3 3 (3.41%) Hyperion Smart View
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (15.91%) Consultant
2 14 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 9 (10.23%) Analyst
3 9 (10.23%) Linux Support
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (10.23%) Support Specialist
4 8 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) OBIEE Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Specialist
7 5 (5.68%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
1 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.14%) Web Services
1 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Clustering
2 7 (7.95%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.41%) Statistics
6 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Linux
2 19 (21.59%) Windows
3 17 (19.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.91%) AIX
4 14 (15.91%) Windows Server
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.36%) Unix
6 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) Migration
2 11 (12.50%) ITIL
3 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.23%) Compliance Management
3 9 (10.23%) High Availability
3 9 (10.23%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (7.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (7.95%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 6 (6.82%) E-business
5 6 (6.82%) ETL
6 5 (5.68%) Programme Management
6 5 (5.68%) Regression Testing
7 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.55%) Security Management
7 4 (4.55%) SIEM
7 4 (4.55%) Validation
7 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.27%) Tcl
4 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.14%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) PHP
4 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.64%) BC Cleared
3 12 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (10.23%) RHCE
5 3 (3.41%) CCNP
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.23%) KVM
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
1 12 (13.64%) SCCM
2 9 (10.23%) SCOM
3 7 (7.95%) WSUS
4 6 (6.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.41%) Netcool
6 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
1 26 (29.55%) Oracle
2 16 (18.18%) EMC
2 16 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 15 (17.05%) HP
4 14 (15.91%) VMware
5 6 (6.82%) Citrix
5 6 (6.82%) Informatica
6 5 (5.68%) Juniper
7 3 (3.41%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (3.41%) Hyperion
7 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 3 (3.41%) Tableau
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco
8 2 (2.27%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.27%) Lumension
8 2 (2.27%) Veritas
8 2 (2.27%) Wyse
9 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.14%) Serena
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