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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 46 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 80 77 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.33% 3.00% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.12% 12.42% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 38
Median daily rate £438 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 2
Median hourly rate £27.80 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.00% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.81 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +51.20%
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
660 620 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.45% 24.13% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 304 299
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -14 29 £463 +10.91% 2
Bracknell +4 17 £267 - 2
DV Cleared
South East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 36 (30.00%) Oracle
4 33 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 29 (24.17%) HP
6 25 (20.83%) Windows
7 24 (20.00%) SQL
7 24 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 23 (19.17%) Linux
9 20 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 19 (15.83%) EMC
11 17 (14.17%) SAN
11 17 (14.17%) MS Office
11 17 (14.17%) Migration
12 16 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (12.50%) BC Cleared
13 15 (12.50%) ITIL
13 15 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
14 13 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (10.83%) Citrix
15 12 (10.00%) Red Hat
15 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
15 12 (10.00%) Service Delivery
15 12 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
15 12 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
16 11 (9.17%) AIX
17 10 (8.33%) Windows XP
17 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.83%) Live Communications Server
4 6 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (14.17%) MS Office
2 9 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.83%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) SAN
2 9 (7.50%) DHCP
3 8 (6.67%) VLAN
4 6 (5.00%) DNS
4 6 (5.00%) OSPF
5 4 (3.33%) BGP
5 4 (3.33%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.33%) IPsec
5 4 (3.33%) MPLS
5 4 (3.33%) VPN
5 4 (3.33%) WAN
6 3 (2.50%) Firewall
6 3 (2.50%) Internet
7 2 (1.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.67%) LAN
7 2 (1.67%) Network Security
8 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.83%) NAS
8 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (5.83%) MS Access
4 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.50%) Essbase
5 3 (2.50%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
3 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) MSI
3 1 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.83%) Subversion
3 1 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (4.17%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Back Office
2 4 (3.33%) Legal
3 2 (1.67%) Military
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (18.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.17%) Consultant
4 15 (12.50%) Analyst
5 13 (10.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) Linux Support
9 9 (7.50%) Business Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Support Specialist
10 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
10 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.83%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
12 6 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (5.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
12 6 (5.00%) OBIEE Consultant
12 6 (5.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
12 6 (5.00%) Service Manager
12 6 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) .NET
2 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Clustering
2 9 (7.50%) Fat Client
2 9 (7.50%) Statistics
2 9 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.83%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.50%) CMDB
8 1 (0.83%) CESG
8 1 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.83%) PKI
8 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.83%) Windows
2 23 (19.17%) Linux
3 20 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.17%) AIX
8 10 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 9 (7.50%) Unix
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.17%) Migration
2 15 (12.50%) ITIL
3 12 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (7.50%) High Availability
4 9 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.67%) Change Management
5 8 (6.67%) Project Management
6 7 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.00%) Change Control
7 6 (5.00%) E-business
7 6 (5.00%) ETL
8 5 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.17%) Information Security
8 5 (4.17%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (3.33%) Release Management
9 4 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
3 8 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.17%) C#
5 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.67%) Tcl
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) C-shell
7 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 120 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.50%) BC Cleared
3 15 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (7.50%) RHCE
5 6 (5.00%) CCNP
5 6 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.00%) MCP
5 6 (5.00%) MCSE
5 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.33%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.67%) CISSP
7 2 (1.67%) Degree
8 1 (0.83%) CEH
8 1 (0.83%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.83%) CLAS
8 1 (0.83%) ISEB
8 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) GAAP
3 1 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.50%) KVM
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.50%) Firmware
6 2 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.67%) XenApp
6 2 (1.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.83%) NFS
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (7.50%) NetBackup
2 9 (7.50%) Netcool
3 8 (6.67%) SCCM
3 8 (6.67%) SCOM
3 8 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (6.67%) WSUS
4 7 (5.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (5.83%) Unicenter
5 6 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.83%) Endace
Vendors
1 36 (30.00%) Oracle
2 33 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 29 (24.17%) HP
4 19 (15.83%) EMC
5 13 (10.83%) Citrix
6 12 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (8.33%) Veritas
8 8 (6.67%) Cisco
8 8 (6.67%) VMware
9 7 (5.83%) Meridio
10 6 (5.00%) Informatica
10 6 (5.00%) Juniper
10 6 (5.00%) Serena
11 3 (2.50%) Hyperion
11 3 (2.50%) Lumension
11 3 (2.50%) Tableau
12 2 (1.67%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (1.67%) IBM
12 2 (1.67%) LogRhythm
12 2 (1.67%) Wyse