The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bracknell region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 82 82 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.85% 39.23% 25.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.64% 79.61% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 7
Average daily rate £314 £326 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +35.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £291 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £345 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £13.43 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 103 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 32.42% 49.28% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 11
Average daily rate £314 £340 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +32.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £174 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £404 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £12.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
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Berkshire

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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

Security Cleared
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 16 April 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Security Cleared
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 16 April 2014, 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.

1 145 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 50 (31.25%) Windows
3 30 (18.75%) Oracle
4 25 (15.63%) Active Directory
5 24 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 23 (14.38%) Migration
7 22 (13.75%) VMware
8 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
8 21 (13.13%) Release Management
9 18 (11.25%) Validation
9 18 (11.25%) Cisco
9 18 (11.25%) Software Distribution
10 17 (10.63%) SQL
11 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (8.75%) Windows 7
12 14 (8.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 14 (8.75%) HP
12 14 (8.75%) Windows XP
12 14 (8.75%) McAfee
13 13 (8.13%) SQL Server
13 13 (8.13%) Software Deployment
14 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (7.50%) Citrix
15 11 (6.88%) Firewall
15 11 (6.88%) Non-Functional Testing
16 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
16 10 (6.25%) SCCM
16 10 (6.25%) Configuration Management
16 10 (6.25%) Finance

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.50%) IIS
4 3 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.25%) Live Communications Server
5 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.25%) Apache
5 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) Lync
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.75%) MS Office
2 5 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) HFM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Hyperion Enterprise
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.88%) Firewall
2 9 (5.63%) LAN
3 8 (5.00%) SMS
4 7 (4.38%) DHCP
4 7 (4.38%) Junos
5 4 (2.50%) VPN
5 4 (2.50%) DNS
6 3 (1.88%) ADSL
6 3 (1.88%) ATM
6 3 (1.88%) WAN
6 3 (1.88%) SDH
6 3 (1.88%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.88%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.88%) RIP
6 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.88%) Internet
6 3 (1.88%) MPLS
6 3 (1.88%) OSPF
6 3 (1.88%) BGP
6 3 (1.88%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.13%) Hyperion Smart View
4 3 (1.88%) IDOL
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MSI
2 5 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.63%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.63%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 24 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.25%) Finance
3 8 (5.00%) Publishing
4 4 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) German Language
5 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (12.50%) Analyst
2 19 (11.88%) Test Analyst
3 13 (8.13%) Consultant
4 12 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (6.88%) Release Manager
5 11 (6.88%) Support Engineer
5 11 (6.88%) Coordinator
6 10 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
7 9 (5.63%) Architect
8 8 (5.00%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.38%) Applications Packager
9 7 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.38%) Messaging Engineer
9 7 (4.38%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (4.38%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.13%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.88%) XML
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
2 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.75%) Replication
2 4 (2.50%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.50%) Firmware
3 3 (1.88%) Clustering
3 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.25%) e-Health
4 2 (1.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.25%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.63%) PKI
5 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.25%) Windows
2 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (8.75%) Windows 7
3 14 (8.75%) Windows XP
4 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.50%) Linux
6 4 (2.50%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.25%) Android
8 2 (1.25%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.63%) UNIX
9 1 (0.63%) Solaris
9 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.38%) Migration
2 21 (13.13%) Release Management
3 18 (11.25%) Validation
3 18 (11.25%) Software Distribution
4 13 (8.13%) Software Deployment
5 11 (6.88%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.63%) Test Scripting
8 7 (4.38%) ITIL
9 6 (3.75%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.75%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.75%) Regression Testing
10 5 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.13%) Unit Testing
11 4 (2.50%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.50%) B2B
11 4 (2.50%) CRM
12 3 (1.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.63%) SQL
2 6 (3.75%) C
3 4 (2.50%) VB
4 3 (1.88%) Lua
5 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 145 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.50%) ISEB
4 3 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.88%) CCNP
4 3 (1.88%) CCNA
4 3 (1.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.13%) XenApp
4 3 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.63%) UAG
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (8.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (6.25%) SCCM
3 6 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Oracle
2 22 (13.75%) VMware
3 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
4 18 (11.25%) Cisco
5 14 (8.75%) HP
5 14 (8.75%) McAfee
6 12 (7.50%) Citrix
7 9 (5.63%) Becrypt
8 7 (4.38%) CheckPoint
8 7 (4.38%) Juniper
8 7 (4.38%) AppSense
9 6 (3.75%) CA
10 5 (3.13%) Hyperion
11 4 (2.50%) Remedy
12 3 (1.88%) Google
13 2 (1.25%) LogRhythm
13 2 (1.25%) Infovista
13 2 (1.25%) Veritas
14 1 (0.63%) JBoss
14 1 (0.63%) IBM