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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 21 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 65 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.37% 3.32% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.34% 10.47% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 2
Average hourly rate £30.90 £17.07 £16.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.01% +2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £17.07 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £17.07 £18.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.90 £26.79 £20.03
% change year-on-year
+15.36% +33.75%
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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 Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
291 277 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.50% 31.69% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 138 134
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 13
Average hourly rate £30.90 £17.07 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.01% -7.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.19 £59.00 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 2015.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 129 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 85 (65.89%) Windows
3 80 (62.02%) Microsoft
4 78 (60.47%) Windows 7
5 52 (40.31%) Active Directory
6 43 (33.33%) SCCM
7 36 (27.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 33 (25.58%) MS Excel
9 27 (20.93%) ITIL
9 27 (20.93%) C#
9 27 (20.93%) .NET
10 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (14.73%) HP
12 17 (13.18%) Configuration Management
13 16 (12.40%) Symantec
13 16 (12.40%) SC Cleared
14 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (11.63%) MCP
14 15 (11.63%) MCSE
14 15 (11.63%) MS Visio
14 15 (11.63%) SLA
15 10 (7.75%) Firewall
15 10 (7.75%) VMware
15 10 (7.75%) MS Office
15 10 (7.75%) Citrix
16 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
16 9 (6.98%) Windows XP
16 9 (6.98%) Migration
17 8 (6.20%) Service Management
17 8 (6.20%) SCOM

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing DV 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 DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.33%) Lync
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.63%) MS Visio
3 10 (7.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.75%) Firewall
2 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.10%) Network Security
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) SMS
5 1 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) SAN
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
5 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) MS Access
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (3.10%) Finance
2 1 (0.78%) Legal
2 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Applications Packager
2 20 (15.50%) Rollout Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (5.43%) Incident Manager
5 7 (5.43%) Architect
6 6 (4.65%) Analyst
7 5 (3.88%) Network Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) Build Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.10%) Security Architect
8 4 (3.10%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Developer
9 3 (2.33%) Access Developer
9 3 (2.33%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (1.55%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (1.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (1.55%) IMAC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.93%) .NET
2 2 (1.55%) Middleware
3 1 (0.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) Client/Server
1 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.10%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.55%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 85 (65.89%) Windows
2 78 (60.47%) Windows 7
3 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.88%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.78%) UNIX
7 1 (0.78%) Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) ITIL
2 17 (13.18%) Configuration Management
3 9 (6.98%) Migration
4 8 (6.20%) Service Management
5 7 (5.43%) ITSM
5 7 (5.43%) Problem Management
5 7 (5.43%) Incident Management
5 7 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (5.43%) Validation
6 6 (4.65%) Project Management
7 3 (2.33%) Programme Management
7 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (1.55%) Security Management
8 2 (1.55%) Risk Management
8 2 (1.55%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.55%) Business Analysis
8 2 (1.55%) Cyber Security
8 2 (1.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (0.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) C#
2 7 (5.43%) SQL
2 7 (5.43%) VBA
3 4 (3.10%) VB
4 2 (1.55%) C
5 1 (0.78%) Perl
5 1 (0.78%) Pascal
5 1 (0.78%) PL/1
5 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 129 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (12.40%) SC Cleared
4 15 (11.63%) MCP
4 15 (11.63%) MCSE
5 5 (3.88%) MCTS
6 2 (1.55%) Degree
6 2 (1.55%) CCNP
6 2 (1.55%) CCNA
6 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.55%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.78%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.78%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.63%) SLA
2 5 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 52 (40.31%) Active Directory
2 36 (27.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 43 (33.33%) SCCM
2 8 (6.20%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 80 (62.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) HP
3 16 (12.40%) Symantec
4 10 (7.75%) Citrix
4 10 (7.75%) VMware
5 7 (5.43%) AppSense
6 5 (3.88%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.88%) Cisco
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle
7 3 (2.33%) Juniper
8 2 (1.55%) Nokia
8 2 (1.55%) EMC
8 2 (1.55%) Crossbeam
8 2 (1.55%) Lumension
9 1 (0.78%) McAfee
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