The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security 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 Clearance
Rank 12 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 169 246 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.46% 9.65% 11.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.60% 37.50% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 106 123
Median daily rate £413 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 6
Median hourly rate £18.55 £30.90 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.96% +58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £7.57 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £30.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +62.63%
Security 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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Security 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 Security 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 -5 75 £425 -5.55% 24
Bracknell -6 24 £287 -8.80% 3
Newbury +3 9 £375 -19.35% 1
Maidenhead +6 5 £400 -0.12%
Slough +7 4 £425 -8.10% 2
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 236 (65.56%) SC Cleared
2 85 (23.61%) DV Cleared
3 79 (21.94%) Oracle
4 64 (17.78%) Migration
5 59 (16.39%) Linux
6 57 (15.83%) Microsoft
7 55 (15.28%) SQL
8 54 (15.00%) Windows
9 49 (13.61%) Unix
10 41 (11.39%) Active Directory
11 37 (10.28%) SharePoint
12 36 (10.00%) HP
13 34 (9.44%) Java
14 31 (8.61%) Finance
15 28 (7.78%) C#
15 28 (7.78%) Office 365
16 27 (7.50%) VMware
16 27 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (7.22%) ITIL
17 26 (7.22%) Windows Server
18 25 (6.94%) MS Exchange
18 25 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 23 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (6.39%) BPSS Clearance
20 22 (6.11%) SLA
20 22 (6.11%) MVC
21 21 (5.83%) Telecoms
21 21 (5.83%) JavaScript
22 20 (5.56%) MS Excel

Security 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 37 (10.28%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 15 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.67%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.83%) Documentum
10 3 (0.83%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.83%) IIS
10 3 (0.83%) JBoss
10 3 (0.83%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.56%) Confluence
11 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.17%) MS Office
3 8 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.94%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.11%) MS Project
6 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (1.94%) Remedy AR System
3 7 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.56%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.56%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.28%) Primavera
7 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.28%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.78%) Office 365
2 6 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.67%) IaaS
3 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.39%) Google Drive
4 4 (1.11%) OneDrive
4 4 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.89%) Firewall
2 14 (3.89%) WAN
3 13 (3.61%) LAN
3 13 (3.61%) SAN
4 11 (3.06%) DNS
4 11 (3.06%) Ethernet
5 10 (2.78%) Network Security
6 9 (2.50%) OSPF
6 9 (2.50%) SMS
7 8 (2.22%) DHCP
7 8 (2.22%) VLAN
8 7 (1.94%) BGP
9 6 (1.67%) Internet
10 5 (1.39%) MPLS
10 5 (1.39%) SSH
10 5 (1.39%) VoIP
11 4 (1.11%) DSL
11 4 (1.11%) SNMP
11 4 (1.11%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.28%) Oracle BI EE
2 15 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.94%) MySQL
4 6 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.39%) Essbase
5 5 (1.39%) GIS
5 5 (1.39%) Hyperion Smart View
5 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.83%) MS Access
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.83%) Star Schema
7 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.28%) Endeca
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (3.89%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.50%) SoapUI
3 8 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (1.67%) Selenium
6 5 (1.39%) JMeter
6 5 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.11%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.83%) JIRA
9 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.56%) JUnit
9 2 (0.56%) Maven
9 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.28%) Hudson
10 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (8.61%) Finance
2 21 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.67%) Legal
3 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.28%) Advertising
5 1 (0.28%) Back Office
5 1 (0.28%) Electronics
5 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (19.17%) Consultant
2 58 (16.11%) Analyst
3 38 (10.56%) Architect
4 34 (9.44%) Developer
5 22 (6.11%) Support Engineer
6 21 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 18 (5.00%) Migration Consultant
7 18 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 16 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (3.89%) Oracle Consultant
9 14 (3.89%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 13 (3.61%) Security Architect
11 12 (3.33%) Network Engineer
12 11 (3.06%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.06%) Exchange Consultant
12 11 (3.06%) Microsoft Consultant
12 11 (3.06%) Office 365 Consultant
13 10 (2.78%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.78%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.44%) Web Services
2 10 (2.78%) .NET
2 10 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 9 (2.50%) Entity Framework
3 9 (2.50%) SOAP
3 9 (2.50%) XML
4 7 (1.94%) Flash
4 7 (1.94%) Hibernate
4 7 (1.94%) Spring
5 6 (1.67%) EJB
5 6 (1.67%) HTML
5 6 (1.67%) Java EE
6 5 (1.39%) CSS
6 5 (1.39%) jQuery
6 5 (1.39%) OpenLayers
6 5 (1.39%) Spring MVC
7 4 (1.11%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.11%) JPA
8 3 (0.83%) J2EE
9 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.28%) Data Centre
2 14 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.89%) Clustering
3 13 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.94%) CMDB
5 6 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 6 (1.67%) Statistics
5 6 (1.67%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.11%) CESG
6 4 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.11%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (0.56%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.28%) Economics
9 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) NHS
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (16.39%) Linux
2 54 (15.00%) Windows
3 49 (13.61%) Unix
4 26 (7.22%) Windows Server
5 25 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (3.89%) AIX
7 14 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.78%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.94%) CentOS
10 7 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.39%) Debian
11 5 (1.39%) Solaris
11 5 (1.39%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.39%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.78%) Migration
2 27 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (7.22%) ITIL
4 23 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (6.11%) MVC
6 20 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 19 (5.28%) Data Migration
8 18 (5.00%) Project Management
8 18 (5.00%) Service Management
8 18 (5.00%) TDD
9 17 (4.72%) Release Management
10 15 (4.17%) ETL
10 15 (4.17%) Time Management
11 14 (3.89%) ERP
11 14 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (3.61%) Service Delivery
13 12 (3.33%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.06%) ITSM
14 11 (3.06%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 55 (15.28%) SQL
2 34 (9.44%) Java
3 28 (7.78%) C#
4 21 (5.83%) JavaScript
5 20 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 16 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.61%) Python
8 8 (2.22%) VBA
9 7 (1.94%) C
10 6 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.67%) C++
11 4 (1.11%) Ada
12 2 (0.56%) Perl
12 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.56%) Tcl
12 2 (0.56%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 236 (65.56%) SC Cleared
2 85 (23.61%) DV Cleared
3 23 (6.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (4.17%) BC Cleared
5 14 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.50%) Degree
7 8 (2.22%) CCNP
7 8 (2.22%) RHCE
8 7 (1.94%) CISSP
8 7 (1.94%) CLAS
9 6 (1.67%) CCNA
10 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.39%) SANS
11 4 (1.11%) CISM
11 4 (1.11%) ISEB
12 3 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 3 (0.83%) CCSP
12 3 (0.83%) PMP
12 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.83%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.11%) SLA
2 8 (2.22%) QA
3 6 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.83%) COBIT
4 3 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.83%) ISO22301
4 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.28%) GAAP
6 1 (0.28%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 41 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.50%) KVM
5 8 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.94%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.11%) XenApp
8 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.56%) vSphere
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.28%) Squid
10 1 (0.28%) vCloud
10 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (3.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (3.89%) SCCM
2 12 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (3.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (3.06%) SCOM
4 8 (2.22%) WSUS
5 6 (1.67%) Netcool
6 5 (1.39%) SELinux
7 4 (1.11%) Ansible
7 4 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.83%) Puppet
9 2 (0.56%) QRadar
10 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.28%) Amdocs OSS
10 1 (0.28%) Kibana
10 1 (0.28%) logstash
10 1 (0.28%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.28%) vMotion
10 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 79 (21.94%) Oracle
2 57 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 36 (10.00%) HP
4 27 (7.50%) VMware
5 20 (5.56%) EMC
6 19 (5.28%) Cisco
6 19 (5.28%) Red Hat
7 15 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 14 (3.89%) Informatica
9 13 (3.61%) SAP
10 12 (3.33%) Juniper
11 11 (3.06%) Fujitsu
12 10 (2.78%) Citrix
13 8 (2.22%) BMC
13 8 (2.22%) Remedy
14 5 (1.39%) Google
14 5 (1.39%) Hyperion
14 5 (1.39%) Tableau
15 4 (1.11%) Extreme Networks
15 4 (1.11%) Veritas
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