The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 2 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 54 67 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.08% 29.13% 5.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.29% 67.00% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 3
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£275 £339 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.87% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £219 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £430 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £364 £373
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -35.18%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
84 100 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 35.90% 43.48% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 11
Average daily rate £263 £320 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.96% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £195 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £428 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £77.75 - £20.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 91 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (37.36%) Windows
3 21 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
4 16 (17.58%) CCNP
4 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (16.48%) HP
6 14 (15.38%) CCNA
6 14 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 14 (15.38%) Cisco
6 14 (15.38%) Oracle
6 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (14.29%) Linux
8 12 (13.19%) ITIL
8 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
8 12 (13.19%) CCIP
8 12 (13.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (12.09%) Juniper
9 11 (12.09%) PRINCE2
9 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
9 11 (12.09%) Software Distribution
9 11 (12.09%) Migration
10 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
10 10 (10.99%) Nortel
10 10 (10.99%) VPN
10 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
11 9 (9.89%) Internet
11 9 (9.89%) VMware
11 9 (9.89%) C

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.10%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Lync
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) HFM
1 3 (3.30%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (3.30%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) PaaS
1 2 (2.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 10 (10.99%) VPN
3 9 (9.89%) Internet
4 8 (8.79%) DNS
5 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.69%) SMS
5 7 (7.69%) DHCP
6 5 (5.49%) Firewall
7 4 (4.40%) OSPF
7 4 (4.40%) Network Security
7 4 (4.40%) RIP
8 3 (3.30%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.30%) WAN
9 2 (2.20%) ADSL
9 2 (2.20%) LAN
9 2 (2.20%) SSL
9 2 (2.20%) xDSL
9 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.20%) IPsec
9 2 (2.20%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.30%) Hyperion Smart View
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MSI
1 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 4 (4.40%) Billing
4 2 (2.20%) Military
5 1 (1.10%) Publishing
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (9.89%) IP Engineer
2 8 (8.79%) Consultant
3 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (7.69%) Project Planner
3 7 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Analyst
5 5 (5.49%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Architect
6 4 (4.40%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) HFM Consultant
7 3 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Management Consultant
7 3 (3.30%) Hyperion Consultant
7 3 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Remedy Analyst
8 2 (2.20%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.20%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) OLE
3 1 (1.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.10%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.10%) SOAP
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) CESG
3 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) SecurID
4 2 (2.20%) PKI
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.36%) Windows
2 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (14.29%) Linux
4 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.79%) Windows XP
6 7 (7.69%) Android
7 5 (5.49%) UNIX
7 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.19%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) PRINCE2
2 11 (12.09%) Migration
2 11 (12.09%) Software Distribution
3 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.79%) Software Deployment
5 7 (7.69%) Change Control
6 6 (6.59%) Validation
7 4 (4.40%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.40%) Release Management
7 4 (4.40%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.40%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.30%) Fault Management
8 3 (3.30%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.30%) Workflow
8 3 (3.30%) Regression Testing
8 3 (3.30%) ITSM
8 3 (3.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) C
2 4 (4.40%) SQL
3 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.10%) VBScript
4 1 (1.10%) VBA
4 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 91 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.58%) CCNP
2 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.38%) CCNA
4 12 (13.19%) CCIP
5 9 (9.89%) DV Cleared
6 6 (6.59%) MCSE
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.49%) MCITP
8 4 (4.40%) Degree
9 3 (3.30%) ISEB
10 2 (2.20%) CISSP
10 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.20%) CCSP
10 2 (2.20%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.10%) UAG
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.10%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.48%) HP
3 14 (15.38%) Oracle
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco
4 11 (12.09%) Juniper
5 10 (10.99%) Nortel
5 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.89%) VMware
7 6 (6.59%) McAfee
8 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.30%) Remedy
8 3 (3.30%) BMC
8 3 (3.30%) CA
8 3 (3.30%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.20%) Tufin
9 2 (2.20%) F5
9 2 (2.20%) AlgoSec
10 1 (1.10%) Verint
10 1 (1.10%) Fujitsu