The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 55 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 15 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.10% 3.32% 5.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.94% 12.25% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 31
Median daily rate £413 £465 £204
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +127.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £364 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 3
Median hourly rate £43.28 £55.55 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.08% -0.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +10.66%

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 253 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.29% 27.09% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 144 129
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% -0.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Reading

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DV 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 Reading region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (30.00%) SCCM
5 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) SCOM
6 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (16.67%) WSUS
7 5 (16.67%) MySQL
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
7 5 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (16.67%) EMC
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 4 (13.33%) SLA
8 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (13.33%) DHCP
8 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (13.33%) Clustering

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Documentum
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DHCP
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) SIEM
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Network Management
4 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Content Writing
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (3.33%) OOD
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.33%) HNC
4 1 (3.33%) OSCP
4 1 (3.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) SCOM
3 5 (16.67%) WSUS
4 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) EMC
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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