The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 8 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 30 81 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.64% 24.92% 39.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.62% 76.42% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £181 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £403 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £13.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -22.41%
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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
63 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.34% 32.62% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 20
Average daily rate £400 £314 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £182 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £403 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.50 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.39% +74.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 64 (75.29%) SC Cleared
2 32 (37.65%) DV Cleared
3 26 (30.59%) Windows
4 20 (23.53%) HP
5 19 (22.35%) Linux
6 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
7 16 (18.82%) Open Source
8 15 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
10 13 (15.29%) SMS
10 13 (15.29%) McAfee
10 13 (15.29%) Cisco
10 13 (15.29%) Migration
10 13 (15.29%) Software Deployment
10 13 (15.29%) Software Delivery
11 11 (12.94%) Software Distribution
11 11 (12.94%) Ethernet
12 10 (11.76%) ITIL
13 9 (10.59%) CCNP
13 9 (10.59%) CCNA
13 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (10.59%) Finance
14 8 (9.41%) VMware
14 8 (9.41%) Juniper
14 8 (9.41%) Internet
14 8 (9.41%) Application Packaging
15 7 (8.24%) Incident Management
15 7 (8.24%) BC Cleared
15 7 (8.24%) xDSL
15 7 (8.24%) BGP

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.35%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.29%) SMS
3 11 (12.94%) Ethernet
4 8 (9.41%) Internet
5 7 (8.24%) MPLS
5 7 (8.24%) OSPF
5 7 (8.24%) BGP
5 7 (8.24%) DSL
5 7 (8.24%) EIGRP
5 7 (8.24%) VPN
5 7 (8.24%) RIP
5 7 (8.24%) WAN
5 7 (8.24%) ADSL
5 7 (8.24%) LAN
5 7 (8.24%) xDSL
6 6 (7.06%) SDH
6 6 (7.06%) Frame Relay
6 6 (7.06%) ATM
6 6 (7.06%) DNS
7 4 (4.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) MS Access
2 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) BitKeeper
2 1 (1.18%) MSI
2 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.59%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Billing
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (9.41%) Network Engineer
1 8 (9.41%) Applications Packager
2 7 (8.24%) IP Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Escalation Manager
3 6 (7.06%) Consultant
3 6 (7.06%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Architect
4 5 (5.88%) Designer
5 4 (4.71%) Incident Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Security Architect
7 2 (2.35%) Call Centre Specialist
7 2 (2.35%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Open Source
2 6 (7.06%) PKI
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) IVR
5 1 (1.18%) CESG
5 1 (1.18%) Economics
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Windows
2 19 (22.35%) Linux
3 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.18%) Android
6 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Migration
1 13 (15.29%) Software Deployment
1 13 (15.29%) Software Delivery
2 11 (12.94%) Software Distribution
3 10 (11.76%) ITIL
4 7 (8.24%) Project Management
4 7 (8.24%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.71%) Release Management
5 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.71%) TOGAF
5 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.53%) Validation
6 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) High Availability
7 2 (2.35%) MODAF
7 2 (2.35%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.35%) Fault Management
7 2 (2.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) C
2 3 (3.53%) VB
2 3 (3.53%) VBA
3 2 (2.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) C++
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
4 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (75.29%) SC Cleared
2 32 (37.65%) DV Cleared
3 9 (10.59%) CCNP
3 9 (10.59%) CCNA
3 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.24%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.53%) CCIP
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.53%) MCITP
5 3 (3.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) Docker
4 1 (1.18%) Firmware
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) HP
2 13 (15.29%) Cisco
2 13 (15.29%) McAfee
3 8 (9.41%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Juniper
4 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.06%) Fujitsu
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.53%) Nortel
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix
8 1 (1.18%) Remedy
8 1 (1.18%) Genesys
8 1 (1.18%) Pega
8 1 (1.18%) F5
8 1 (1.18%) Verint
8 1 (1.18%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle