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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 11 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 232 263 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.10% 10.37% 10.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.11% 42.01% 36.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 117 111
Median daily rate £401 £417 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.54% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £21.55 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.43 £37.09 £53.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +54.50%
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
551 626 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.99% 24.67% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 319 320
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.17% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £21.55 £16.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £40.13 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 23 August 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 -3 81 £425 +2.40% 10
Bracknell +8 46 £242 -46.04% 6
Newbury -6 11 £360 -17.71% 2
Maidenhead +2 4 £450 - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 353 (72.19%) SC Cleared
2 121 (24.74%) DV Cleared
3 118 (24.13%) Oracle
4 104 (21.27%) Windows
5 100 (20.45%) Migration
6 89 (18.20%) SharePoint
7 85 (17.38%) SQL
8 81 (16.56%) Microsoft
9 78 (15.95%) Active Directory
10 63 (12.88%) Windows Server
11 60 (12.27%) HP
12 59 (12.07%) Java
13 57 (11.66%) Linux
14 51 (10.43%) Unix
15 42 (8.59%) MS Exchange
16 41 (8.38%) ITIL
16 41 (8.38%) SLA
17 38 (7.77%) SQL Server
17 38 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (6.75%) PowerShell
19 32 (6.54%) MS Excel
20 31 (6.34%) Cisco
20 31 (6.34%) Data Migration
20 31 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (6.34%) Data Centre
21 30 (6.13%) EMC
21 30 (6.13%) C#
22 29 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
22 29 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
23 28 (5.73%) Problem Management

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 89 (18.20%) SharePoint
2 42 (8.59%) MS Exchange
3 29 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (3.48%) IIS
5 15 (3.07%) WebLogic
6 13 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.25%) Live Communications Server
7 11 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.84%) JBoss
10 7 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (1.23%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.82%) Documentum
13 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.32%) MS Office
3 9 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.43%) Primavera
4 7 (1.43%) Remedy AR System
4 7 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.61%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.20%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.52%) Office 365
2 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
4 2 (0.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.52%) SAN
2 18 (3.68%) LAN
3 17 (3.48%) Firewall
4 15 (3.07%) DNS
4 15 (3.07%) WAN
5 14 (2.86%) DHCP
6 13 (2.66%) Internet
7 10 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (2.04%) Network Security
8 9 (1.84%) SMS
9 8 (1.64%) VLAN
10 7 (1.43%) MPLS
10 7 (1.43%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.23%) BGP
11 6 (1.23%) OSPF
11 6 (1.23%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.02%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.82%) Intranet
13 4 (0.82%) VPN
14 3 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.89%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (2.86%) MS Access
4 8 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.64%) EDRMS
4 8 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.02%) Essbase
5 5 (1.02%) Hyperion Smart View
5 5 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.82%) GIS
6 4 (0.82%) MySQL
7 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.41%) Big Data
8 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.41%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 16 (3.27%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.66%) Selenium
2 13 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.45%) SoapUI
4 9 (1.84%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.43%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (1.43%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.23%) Maven
8 5 (1.02%) JIRA
8 5 (1.02%) JMeter
8 5 (1.02%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.02%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.61%) Ant
10 3 (0.61%) Appium
10 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.61%) MSI
General
1 17 (3.48%) Telecoms
2 16 (3.27%) Finance
3 6 (1.23%) Legal
4 4 (0.82%) Back Office
5 3 (0.61%) Military
6 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Billing
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (17.38%) Consultant
2 61 (12.47%) Support Engineer
3 58 (11.86%) Analyst
4 49 (10.02%) Architect
5 41 (8.38%) Developer
6 32 (6.54%) Migration Consultant
7 31 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 31 (6.34%) Oracle Consultant
8 23 (4.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 23 (4.70%) Web Engineer
8 23 (4.70%) Web Support Engineer
9 21 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (3.89%) Test Analyst
11 18 (3.68%) Business Analyst
11 18 (3.68%) Project Manager
12 17 (3.48%) Data Consultant
12 17 (3.48%) Data Migration Consultant
12 17 (3.48%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
13 13 (2.66%) Exchange Consultant
13 13 (2.66%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.09%) Flash
2 19 (3.89%) .NET
2 19 (3.89%) Web Services
3 16 (3.27%) SOAP
3 16 (3.27%) XML
4 8 (1.64%) Entity Framework
4 8 (1.64%) Java EE
5 6 (1.23%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.23%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.82%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.82%) EJB
6 4 (0.82%) Gherkin
6 4 (0.82%) HTML
6 4 (0.82%) J2EE
6 4 (0.82%) Spring
6 4 (0.82%) Spring MVC
7 3 (0.61%) Node.js
7 3 (0.61%) OpenLayers
7 3 (0.61%) REST
7 3 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.34%) Data Centre
2 20 (4.09%) Clustering
3 19 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.45%) CMDB
6 11 (2.25%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.25%) Statistics
6 11 (2.25%) Thin Client
7 4 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (0.82%) SCADA
8 3 (0.61%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.61%) CESG
8 3 (0.61%) PKI
9 2 (0.41%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.41%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.41%) Replication
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (21.27%) Windows
2 63 (12.88%) Windows Server
3 57 (11.66%) Linux
4 51 (10.43%) Unix
5 31 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (5.11%) Windows XP
7 23 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (3.27%) Windows 7
10 14 (2.86%) AIX
11 8 (1.64%) Solaris
12 5 (1.02%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.61%) CentOS
15 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (20.45%) Migration
2 41 (8.38%) ITIL
3 38 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (6.34%) Data Migration
5 29 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (5.73%) Problem Management
7 25 (5.11%) Project Management
8 23 (4.70%) MVC
8 23 (4.70%) Regression Testing
8 23 (4.70%) Time Management
9 22 (4.50%) High Availability
10 21 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (4.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 21 (4.29%) Release Management
11 20 (4.09%) Service Delivery
11 20 (4.09%) Test Scripting
12 19 (3.89%) TDD
13 17 (3.48%) Waterfall
14 15 (3.07%) Configuration Management
14 15 (3.07%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.38%) SQL
2 59 (12.07%) Java
3 33 (6.75%) PowerShell
4 30 (6.13%) C#
5 21 (4.29%) Shell Script
6 18 (3.68%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.66%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.25%) Python
9 9 (1.84%) Perl
10 7 (1.43%) Ruby
11 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.61%) C
12 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.61%) VB
12 3 (0.61%) VBA
13 2 (0.41%) C++
13 2 (0.41%) PHP
13 2 (0.41%) Tcl
14 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 353 (72.19%) SC Cleared
2 121 (24.74%) DV Cleared
3 22 (4.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 19 (3.89%) BC Cleared
5 16 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.66%) CCNP
7 11 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.04%) ISEB
8 10 (2.04%) RHCE
9 9 (1.84%) Degree
10 8 (1.64%) CCNA
10 8 (1.64%) CISSP
11 7 (1.43%) MCSE
12 6 (1.23%) MCP
13 5 (1.02%) CISM
14 4 (0.82%) GCIA
14 4 (0.82%) GCIH
14 4 (0.82%) GSEC
14 4 (0.82%) ISSAP
14 4 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.38%) SLA
2 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.02%) RMADS
3 4 (0.82%) QA
3 4 (0.82%) SDET
4 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) GAAP
5 1 (0.20%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
System Software
1 78 (15.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.48%) ISA Server
4 10 (2.04%) KVM
4 10 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.64%) vSphere
6 4 (0.82%) Firmware
7 3 (0.61%) Docker
7 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.41%) vCloud
8 2 (0.41%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) UAG
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (5.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (3.48%) NetBackup
2 17 (3.48%) Netcool
3 14 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (2.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 12 (2.45%) SCCM
5 11 (2.25%) WSUS
6 10 (2.04%) SCOM
7 9 (1.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (1.64%) Unicenter
9 4 (0.82%) Ansible
10 2 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.41%) Nagios
10 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.41%) Puppet
11 1 (0.20%) MOM
11 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 118 (24.13%) Oracle
2 81 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 60 (12.27%) HP
4 31 (6.34%) Cisco
5 30 (6.13%) EMC
6 23 (4.70%) Fujitsu
6 23 (4.70%) VMware
7 21 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 19 (3.89%) Intel Security
9 17 (3.48%) Veritas
10 15 (3.07%) Citrix
10 15 (3.07%) Remedy
11 14 (2.86%) Informatica
11 14 (2.86%) Meridio
12 11 (2.25%) Juniper
13 8 (1.64%) Serena
14 7 (1.43%) BMC
15 6 (1.23%) CheckPoint
16 5 (1.02%) F5
16 5 (1.02%) Hyperion
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