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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 56 20 59
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +39
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 22 78 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.16% 8.02% 2.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.19% 25.83% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 46 8
Median daily rate £420 £409 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £230 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £494 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
- +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +46.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £22.84 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -16.96%
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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 Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
306 302 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.00% 31.07% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 152 145
Median daily rate £400 £355 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) Windows
4 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
4 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
5 10 (20.41%) HP
6 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 7 (14.29%) SCCM
7 7 (14.29%) ITIL
8 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
8 6 (12.24%) SAN
8 6 (12.24%) WAN
8 6 (12.24%) DHCP
8 6 (12.24%) WSUS
8 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
9 5 (10.20%) VLAN
9 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (10.20%) SCOM
9 5 (10.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (10.20%) NAS
9 5 (10.20%) MCSE
9 5 (10.20%) VMware
9 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.20%) DNS
9 5 (10.20%) SLA
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco
9 5 (10.20%) EMC
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification

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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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DHCP
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
1 6 (12.24%) WAN
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) NAS
2 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) VLAN
3 4 (8.16%) BGP
3 4 (8.16%) EIGRP
3 4 (8.16%) IPsec
3 4 (8.16%) MPLS
3 4 (8.16%) OSPF
3 4 (8.16%) VPN
4 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.12%) Back Office
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
1 3 (6.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Designer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Packager
5 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared Application Packager
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.16%) IP Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Network Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Designer
6 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) SCADA
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) NetWare
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (8.16%) Migration
4 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.12%) Information Assurance
5 3 (6.12%) Network Management
5 3 (6.12%) Presales
5 3 (6.12%) Security Management
5 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Virtualisation
5 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.20%) MCP
3 5 (10.20%) MCSE
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.16%) CCNP
4 4 (8.16%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.04%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Firmware
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 6 (12.24%) WSUS
3 5 (10.20%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (10.20%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) HP
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) EMC
3 5 (10.20%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) Juniper
5 3 (6.12%) Brocade
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 3 (6.12%) StorageTek
5 3 (6.12%) Sun
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.04%) CommVault
7 1 (2.04%) Lumension
7 1 (2.04%) Serena
7 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec