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 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 50 62 105
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +43
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 81 60 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.19% 2.37% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.19% 8.89% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £266 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.67 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -32.09%
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
571 675 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.51% 26.67% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 285 213
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.84 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -12.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.87 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.20 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +33 61 £417 -1.88% 9
Bracknell 0 8 - -
Newbury +3 5 £350 -12.50%
Thatcham - 2 - -
DV Cleared
South East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared.

1 236 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 119 (50.42%) Windows
3 113 (47.88%) Microsoft
4 78 (33.05%) Windows 7
5 67 (28.39%) SCCM
6 66 (27.97%) Active Directory
7 61 (25.85%) SC Cleared
8 45 (19.07%) VMware
9 41 (17.37%) HP
9 41 (17.37%) MS Excel
10 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (13.56%) Microsoft App-V
12 31 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (12.29%) Hyper-V
14 28 (11.86%) ITIL
14 28 (11.86%) Configuration Management
14 28 (11.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 25 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (9.75%) Citrix
16 23 (9.75%) SQL
17 22 (9.32%) SCOM
18 21 (8.90%) MCP
18 21 (8.90%) MCSE
19 19 (8.05%) Windows XP
19 19 (8.05%) VBA
20 18 (7.63%) Migration
20 18 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
21 17 (7.20%) AppSense
21 17 (7.20%) .NET
21 17 (7.20%) C#

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.24%) MS Exchange
1 10 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.27%) Documentum
4 2 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.85%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (17.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.93%) MS Office
2 14 (5.93%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.36%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.51%) NetScaler
2 13 (5.51%) SMS
3 9 (3.81%) DNS
4 6 (2.54%) DHCP
5 5 (2.12%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.85%) Firewall
7 2 (0.85%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.42%) Extranet
8 1 (0.42%) WAN
8 1 (0.42%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.12%) MS Access
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (5.51%) MSI
2 4 (1.69%) StarTeam
3 3 (1.27%) InstallShield
3 3 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.42%) BitKeeper
4 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.42%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (17.37%) Applications Packager
2 31 (13.14%) Support Engineer
3 17 (7.20%) Rollout Engineer
4 15 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (5.93%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (5.08%) Consultant
7 9 (3.81%) Security Engineer
7 9 (3.81%) Designer
7 9 (3.81%) Server Engineer
7 9 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (3.39%) Developer
9 7 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (2.97%) Analyst
9 7 (2.97%) Architect
9 7 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (2.54%) Access Developer
11 5 (2.12%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (2.12%) VBA Developer
12 4 (1.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.20%) .NET
2 9 (3.81%) Application Packaging
3 8 (3.39%) SAML
3 8 (3.39%) OAuth
3 8 (3.39%) OpenID
4 5 (2.12%) JSP
5 3 (1.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.51%) PKI
2 10 (4.24%) Open Source
3 7 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.54%) Replication
5 3 (1.27%) Clustering
6 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (50.42%) Windows
2 78 (33.05%) Windows 7
3 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (8.05%) Windows XP
6 10 (4.24%) Linux
7 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.42%) AIX
9 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (11.86%) ITIL
1 28 (11.86%) Configuration Management
2 18 (7.63%) Migration
3 15 (6.36%) Software Distribution
4 14 (5.93%) Software Delivery
4 14 (5.93%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (5.51%) Software Deployment
6 10 (4.24%) Information Security
6 10 (4.24%) TOGAF
7 8 (3.39%) Identity Management
7 8 (3.39%) Business Development
7 8 (3.39%) Operations Management
8 7 (2.97%) Network Management
9 6 (2.54%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (2.54%) Test Scripting
9 6 (2.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (2.12%) System Testing
10 5 (2.12%) Incident Management
11 4 (1.69%) Release Management
12 3 (1.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.75%) SQL
2 19 (8.05%) VBA
3 17 (7.20%) C#
4 9 (3.81%) VB
5 4 (1.69%) VBScript
5 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.27%) C
7 2 (0.85%) Pascal
7 2 (0.85%) PL/1
8 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 236 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 61 (25.85%) SC Cleared
3 25 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (8.90%) MCP
4 21 (8.90%) MCSE
5 13 (5.51%) CISSP
6 2 (0.85%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.85%) CCNP
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.42%) MCTS
7 1 (0.42%) CCIE
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.20%) SLA
2 5 (2.12%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.85%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 66 (27.97%) Active Directory
2 32 (13.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 29 (12.29%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (6.78%) XenApp
5 16 (6.78%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.85%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 67 (28.39%) SCCM
2 28 (11.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 22 (9.32%) SCOM
4 9 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.85%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.42%) Netcool
Vendors
1 113 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 45 (19.07%) VMware
3 41 (17.37%) HP
4 23 (9.75%) Citrix
5 17 (7.20%) AppSense
5 17 (7.20%) Symantec
5 17 (7.20%) McAfee
6 14 (5.93%) Lumension
7 13 (5.51%) Dell
7 13 (5.51%) Wyse
8 9 (3.81%) Oracle
9 5 (2.12%) EMC
10 4 (1.69%) Borland
11 3 (1.27%) Juniper
12 2 (0.85%) Cisco
13 1 (0.42%) Meridio
13 1 (0.42%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £24.12 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £417 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £21.55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago