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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Berkshire
Rank 15 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 152 145 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.77% 6.00% 6.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.25% 23.65% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 84 62
Median daily rate £425 £427 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £42.48 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +129.62%

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
538 613 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.49% 25.37% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 309 281
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £39.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.46% +40.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £56.44 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -5 48 £475 +5.55% 10
Bracknell 0 33 £288 -28.12% 5
Newbury +12 7 £383 -18.18%
Slough +6 3 - -
Maidenhead -1 3 £500 +24.84%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 260 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (17.31%) Oracle
3 44 (16.92%) SQL
4 43 (16.54%) Microsoft
5 40 (15.38%) Windows
6 32 (12.31%) C#
7 31 (11.92%) Java
7 31 (11.92%) SharePoint
8 30 (11.54%) DV Cleared
9 29 (11.15%) Linux
10 28 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (10.38%) Unix
12 24 (9.23%) Finance
13 22 (8.46%) Active Directory
14 21 (8.08%) Intel Security
14 21 (8.08%) Project Management
15 19 (7.31%) Migration
15 19 (7.31%) HP
16 18 (6.92%) ITIL
16 18 (6.92%) JavaScript
16 18 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (6.15%) Office 365
17 16 (6.15%) TCP/IP
17 16 (6.15%) Telecoms
18 15 (5.77%) .NET
18 15 (5.77%) MS Excel
18 15 (5.77%) Git (software)
18 15 (5.77%) Data Protection
19 14 (5.38%) CentOS

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 31 (11.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.46%) Skype for Business
3 8 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.69%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.92%) IIS
7 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.15%) JBoss
8 3 (1.15%) K2 blackpearl
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.77%) Apache
9 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.38%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.08%) MS Project
3 7 (2.69%) InfoPath
3 7 (2.69%) MS Office
4 4 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.15%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.38%) Primavera
5 1 (0.38%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.15%) Office 365
2 5 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.77%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.77%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.62%) LAN
2 12 (4.62%) SSH
3 11 (4.23%) Firewall
3 11 (4.23%) Internet
3 11 (4.23%) SMS
3 11 (4.23%) WAN
4 10 (3.85%) HTTP
4 10 (3.85%) ICMP
5 6 (2.31%) Skype
6 5 (1.92%) BGP
6 5 (1.92%) DNS
6 5 (1.92%) VoIP
7 4 (1.54%) Network Security
7 4 (1.54%) SAN
7 4 (1.54%) VPN
8 3 (1.15%) DSL
8 3 (1.15%) MPLS
8 3 (1.15%) OSPF
8 3 (1.15%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.38%) Hadoop
2 10 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.15%) MySQL
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.77%) MS Access
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.38%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.38%) Redis
6 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.92%) JUnit
4 5 (1.92%) Maven
4 5 (1.92%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.54%) JMeter
5 4 (1.54%) Selenium
6 3 (1.15%) JIRA
6 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.15%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (9.23%) Finance
2 16 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.31%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (18.08%) Analyst
2 44 (16.92%) Consultant
3 41 (15.77%) Developer
4 22 (8.46%) Architect
5 20 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 13 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.62%) Project Manager
7 12 (4.62%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
8 11 (4.23%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.85%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 10 (3.85%) Security Architect
10 9 (3.46%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.08%) Security Consultant
12 7 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.69%) Java Engineer
12 7 (2.69%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (2.69%) Python Developer
12 7 (2.69%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.31%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.77%) .NET
2 14 (5.38%) Web Services
3 12 (4.62%) XML
4 6 (2.31%) Entity Framework
5 5 (1.92%) Hibernate
5 5 (1.92%) SOAP
5 5 (1.92%) Spring
6 4 (1.54%) Flash
7 3 (1.15%) CGI
8 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.77%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.77%) Java EE
9 1 (0.38%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.38%) JMS
9 1 (0.38%) Kafka
9 1 (0.38%) Middleware
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.38%) RESTful
9 1 (0.38%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.31%) e-Learning
4 6 (2.31%) Statistics
5 5 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) CMDB
7 2 (0.77%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.77%) PMI
8 1 (0.38%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.38%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.38%) Windows
2 29 (11.15%) Linux
3 27 (10.38%) Unix
4 18 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.38%) CentOS
6 13 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 12 (4.62%) Debian
7 12 (4.62%) Ubuntu
8 10 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.92%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.77%) Solaris
11 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.38%) AIX
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (8.08%) Project Management
3 19 (7.31%) Migration
4 18 (6.92%) ITIL
5 16 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (5.77%) Data Protection
7 14 (5.38%) Software Distribution
8 13 (5.00%) DevOps
8 13 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 12 (4.62%) Business Analysis
9 12 (4.62%) Prototyping
9 12 (4.62%) Release Management
9 12 (4.62%) Software Deployment
10 11 (4.23%) ERP
10 11 (4.23%) Open Source
10 11 (4.23%) Software Delivery
11 10 (3.85%) Service Management
11 10 (3.85%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.46%) Coaching
12 9 (3.46%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.92%) SQL
2 32 (12.31%) C#
3 31 (11.92%) Java
4 18 (6.92%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.38%) Python
6 12 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.08%) C
8 7 (2.69%) C++
9 6 (2.31%) Ada
9 6 (2.31%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.31%) VBA
10 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.38%) Scala
12 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 260 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 7 (2.69%) CLAS
4 5 (1.92%) Degree
4 5 (1.92%) SANS
5 4 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.54%) CISSP
5 4 (1.54%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.15%) CCNA
6 3 (1.15%) CCNP
6 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.15%) SSCP
7 2 (0.77%) ISACA
7 2 (0.77%) ISEB
7 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.77%) PMP
8 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) SLA
2 7 (2.69%) QA
3 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.38%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 22 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.54%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.77%) KVM
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.77%) vSphere
5 2 (0.77%) XenApp
6 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.38%) Squid
6 1 (0.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (4.62%) SELinux
3 11 (4.23%) Ansible
4 4 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.54%) Puppet
5 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.77%) QRadar
5 2 (0.77%) SCCM
6 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.38%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.38%) Kibana
6 1 (0.38%) logstash
6 1 (0.38%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.38%) vMotion
6 1 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (17.31%) Oracle
2 43 (16.54%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.08%) Intel Security
4 19 (7.31%) HP
5 12 (4.62%) Cisco
5 12 (4.62%) VMware
6 9 (3.46%) Fujitsu
6 9 (3.46%) Remedy
7 6 (2.31%) Citrix
7 6 (2.31%) SAP
8 5 (1.92%) Juniper
9 4 (1.54%) BMC
9 4 (1.54%) EMC
9 4 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.15%) Apple
10 3 (1.15%) Capita
11 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.77%) F5
11 2 (0.77%) Google
11 2 (0.77%) Splunk
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