The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 32 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 103 142 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.16% 5.57% 7.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.48% 21.65% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 80 78
Median daily rate £400 £434 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.88 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +106.57%
SC 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
503 656 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.19% 25.74% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 305 319
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 59 12
Median hourly rate £17.06 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.78% +81.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SC 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 SC Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 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 -17 35 £414 -8.05% 17
Bracknell -11 17 £235 -25.90% 3
Newbury +7 7 £375 -22.48% 1
Maidenhead +5 4 £400 -0.12%
Slough +7 3 - - 2
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 236 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (23.73%) Oracle
3 41 (17.37%) Unix
4 40 (16.95%) SQL
4 40 (16.95%) Migration
5 39 (16.53%) Linux
6 32 (13.56%) Windows
7 30 (12.71%) DV Cleared
8 29 (12.29%) Microsoft
9 27 (11.44%) Java
9 27 (11.44%) SharePoint
10 23 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (9.75%) Finance
11 22 (9.32%) C#
12 21 (8.90%) Active Directory
13 20 (8.47%) HP
13 20 (8.47%) Shell Script
14 19 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (8.05%) Oracle BI EE
15 17 (7.20%) BPSS Clearance
16 16 (6.78%) Data Protection
17 15 (6.36%) ETL
18 14 (5.93%) WebLogic
18 14 (5.93%) Intel Security
18 14 (5.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 14 (5.93%) Informatica
18 14 (5.93%) Telecoms
18 14 (5.93%) Data Migration
19 13 (5.51%) BC Cleared
19 13 (5.51%) Oracle EBS

SC 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 27 (11.44%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.93%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.97%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.69%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.27%) JBoss
6 3 (1.27%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.85%) IIS
7 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.42%) Apache
8 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.42%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.97%) InfoPath
2 7 (2.97%) MS Office
3 6 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.51%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.85%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.42%) Primavera
5 1 (0.42%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.24%) Office 365
2 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.85%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.85%) IaaS
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) LAN
2 11 (4.66%) WAN
3 10 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.81%) Firewall
4 9 (3.81%) SMS
5 5 (2.12%) BGP
5 5 (2.12%) SSH
5 5 (2.12%) VoIP
6 4 (1.69%) Internet
6 4 (1.69%) Network Security
6 4 (1.69%) SAN
6 4 (1.69%) VPN
7 3 (1.27%) DNS
7 3 (1.27%) DSL
7 3 (1.27%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.27%) HTTP
7 3 (1.27%) ICMP
7 3 (1.27%) MPLS
7 3 (1.27%) SNMP
7 3 (1.27%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.54%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.12%) Essbase
5 5 (2.12%) Hyperion Smart View
6 3 (1.27%) MySQL
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.85%) MS Access
7 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.42%) Endeca
8 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Redis
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.42%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (3.81%) SoapUI
2 8 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.97%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (2.12%) JMeter
4 5 (2.12%) Selenium
5 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.27%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.85%) JUnit
6 2 (0.85%) Maven
7 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) Hudson
7 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 23 (9.75%) Finance
2 14 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (22.46%) Consultant
2 50 (21.19%) Analyst
3 25 (10.59%) Architect
4 22 (9.32%) Developer
5 18 (7.63%) Test Analyst
6 16 (6.78%) Project Manager
7 15 (6.36%) Business Analyst
8 14 (5.93%) Oracle Consultant
8 14 (5.93%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 12 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.66%) Security Architect
11 9 (3.81%) Security Consultant
12 8 (3.39%) Applications Consultant
12 8 (3.39%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.39%) Migration Consultant
12 8 (3.39%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
13 7 (2.97%) Data Consultant
13 7 (2.97%) Data Migration Consultant
13 7 (2.97%) OBIEE Consultant
13 7 (2.97%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.66%) Web Services
2 9 (3.81%) SOAP
2 9 (3.81%) XML
3 8 (3.39%) Entity Framework
4 6 (2.54%) Flash
5 5 (2.12%) .NET
6 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.85%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.85%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.85%) J2EE
6 2 (0.85%) Java EE
6 2 (0.85%) Middleware
6 2 (0.85%) Spring
7 1 (0.42%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.42%) JMS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.42%) RESTful
7 1 (0.42%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.42%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.24%) Data Centre
1 10 (4.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.27%) Statistics
5 2 (0.85%) Clustering
5 2 (0.85%) CMDB
5 2 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.42%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.42%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.37%) Unix
2 39 (16.53%) Linux
3 32 (13.56%) Windows
4 12 (5.08%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.97%) CentOS
7 5 (2.12%) Debian
7 5 (2.12%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.27%) Solaris
9 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.42%) AIX
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.95%) Migration
2 23 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (6.78%) Data Protection
5 15 (6.36%) ETL
6 14 (5.93%) Data Migration
7 12 (5.08%) MVC
8 11 (4.66%) Project Management
9 10 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (4.24%) E-business
9 10 (4.24%) Release Management
9 10 (4.24%) TDD
9 10 (4.24%) Time Management
10 9 (3.81%) DevOps
10 9 (3.81%) ITIL
10 9 (3.81%) Software Delivery
10 9 (3.81%) Software Deployment
10 9 (3.81%) Supplier Management
10 9 (3.81%) Test Scripting
10 9 (3.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.95%) SQL
2 27 (11.44%) Java
3 22 (9.32%) C#
4 20 (8.47%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.51%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.39%) VBA
7 7 (2.97%) C
8 6 (2.54%) C++
8 6 (2.54%) Python
9 5 (2.12%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.69%) Ada
10 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 236 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (12.71%) DV Cleared
3 17 (7.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (5.51%) BC Cleared
5 7 (2.97%) CLAS
6 5 (2.12%) SANS
7 4 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.69%) CISSP
7 4 (1.69%) Degree
7 4 (1.69%) ISEB
8 3 (1.27%) CCNA
8 3 (1.27%) CCNP
8 3 (1.27%) SSCP
9 2 (0.85%) ISACA
9 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.42%) RHCE
10 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.66%) SLA
2 6 (2.54%) QA
3 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.42%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.42%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.54%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.85%) KVM
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.42%) Squid
6 1 (0.42%) vCloud
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (5.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (4.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (2.12%) SELinux
4 4 (1.69%) Ansible
5 3 (1.27%) Puppet
6 2 (0.85%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.85%) QRadar
7 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.42%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.42%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Kibana
7 1 (0.42%) logstash
7 1 (0.42%) Nessus
7 1 (0.42%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.42%) Nmap
7 1 (0.42%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.42%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.42%) vMotion
7 1 (0.42%) vRealize
7 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (23.73%) Oracle
2 29 (12.29%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.47%) HP
4 14 (5.93%) Informatica
4 14 (5.93%) Intel Security
5 13 (5.51%) Cisco
6 11 (4.66%) Fujitsu
6 11 (4.66%) VMware
7 6 (2.54%) SAP
8 5 (2.12%) EMC
8 5 (2.12%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.12%) Juniper
8 5 (2.12%) Tableau
9 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.27%) Apple
10 3 (1.27%) BMC
10 3 (1.27%) Remedy
11 2 (0.85%) Capita
11 2 (0.85%) Splunk
11 2 (0.85%) Veeam
Bracknell
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £550 per day + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £401 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £390 per day 15 week initial
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £480 per day 4 months contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £495 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £478.50 per day 3 Month Initial Duration
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago