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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 9 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 26 75 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.67% 22.59% 33.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.24% 65.79% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 28 5
Average daily rate
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£388 £314 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% +0.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £189 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £391 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -36.84%
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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
68 114 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.67% 34.34% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 21
Average daily rate £390 £314 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.20% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £201 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.83% +49.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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
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 27 March 2015, 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 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 22 (29.33%) DV Cleared
3 18 (24.00%) HP
4 17 (22.67%) Windows
5 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
6 15 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (20.00%) Open Source
7 14 (18.67%) Software Deployment
7 14 (18.67%) Software Distribution
7 14 (18.67%) McAfee
7 14 (18.67%) SMS
7 14 (18.67%) Cisco
8 11 (14.67%) CCNP
8 11 (14.67%) Ethernet
8 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
8 11 (14.67%) CCNA
8 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (10.67%) Juniper
9 8 (10.67%) Internet
9 8 (10.67%) ITIL
9 8 (10.67%) Migration
10 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (9.33%) BC Cleared
10 7 (9.33%) xDSL
10 7 (9.33%) VMware
10 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
10 7 (9.33%) Application Packaging
10 7 (9.33%) C
10 7 (9.33%) ADSL

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.33%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
1 1 (1.33%) PaaS
1 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) SMS
2 11 (14.67%) Ethernet
2 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.67%) Internet
4 7 (9.33%) MPLS
4 7 (9.33%) OSPF
4 7 (9.33%) BGP
4 7 (9.33%) DSL
4 7 (9.33%) EIGRP
4 7 (9.33%) VPN
4 7 (9.33%) RIP
4 7 (9.33%) WAN
4 7 (9.33%) ADSL
4 7 (9.33%) LAN
4 7 (9.33%) xDSL
5 6 (8.00%) SDH
5 6 (8.00%) Frame Relay
5 6 (8.00%) ATM
6 5 (6.67%) DNS
7 4 (5.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) MySQL
1 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MSI
1 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (10.67%) Network Engineer
1 8 (10.67%) IP Engineer
2 7 (9.33%) Applications Packager
3 6 (8.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Escalation Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Consultant
4 5 (6.67%) Architect
4 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) Incident Manager
6 2 (2.67%) Designer
6 2 (2.67%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Call Centre Specialist
6 2 (2.67%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (2.67%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Security Architect
6 2 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Open Source
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) PKI
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) CESG
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) IVR
6 1 (1.33%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Economics
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 17 (22.67%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.33%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Software Deployment
1 14 (18.67%) Software Distribution
2 8 (10.67%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) Migration
3 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.33%) Validation
4 4 (5.33%) Fault Management
4 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.00%) Project Management
5 3 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.67%) Time Management
6 2 (2.67%) High Availability
6 2 (2.67%) MODAF
7 1 (1.33%) Release Management
7 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) C
2 2 (2.67%) Java
2 2 (2.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.33%) VBScript
3 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.33%) Perl
3 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) DV Cleared
3 11 (14.67%) CCNA
3 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.67%) CCNP
4 7 (9.33%) BC Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) CCIP
6 4 (5.33%) MCSE
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) Docker
4 1 (1.33%) Firmware
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) HP
2 14 (18.67%) Cisco
2 14 (18.67%) McAfee
3 8 (10.67%) Juniper
4 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) Fujitsu
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.67%) Nortel
7 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.33%) Remedy
8 1 (1.33%) Genesys
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix
8 1 (1.33%) F5
8 1 (1.33%) Verint