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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 51 20 71
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +51
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 27 61 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.76% 7.00% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.15% 22.68% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 42 1
Average daily rate £363 £263 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -34.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Average hourly rate £55.65 £55.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
DV Cleared
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
266 269 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.14% 30.85% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 135 106
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 9
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 53 (50.96%) Windows
4 41 (39.42%) Windows 7
5 31 (29.81%) Active Directory
6 23 (22.12%) SCCM
7 19 (18.27%) HP
7 19 (18.27%) ITIL
8 17 (16.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (15.38%) C#
9 16 (15.38%) .NET
10 13 (12.50%) SCOM
11 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
11 11 (10.58%) Configuration Management
11 11 (10.58%) SLA
11 11 (10.58%) VMware
12 10 (9.62%) Service Management
12 10 (9.62%) ITSM
12 10 (9.62%) Problem Management
12 10 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (9.62%) Incident Management
12 10 (9.62%) ITIL V3
12 10 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
13 9 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (8.65%) TCP/IP
13 9 (8.65%) Windows XP
14 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (7.69%) MS Visio
14 8 (7.69%) MCP

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 8 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.96%) Primavera
1 1 (0.96%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.73%) DNS
3 6 (5.77%) SAN
4 5 (4.81%) DHCP
4 5 (4.81%) NAS
4 5 (4.81%) WAN
5 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.88%) BGP
6 3 (2.88%) EIGRP
6 3 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.88%) IPsec
6 3 (2.88%) MPLS
6 3 (2.88%) OSPF
6 3 (2.88%) VPN
7 1 (0.96%) Firewall
7 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.96%) Essbase
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Back Office
2 1 (0.96%) Banking
2 1 (0.96%) Military
2 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (17.31%) Applications Packager
1 18 (17.31%) DV Cleared Application Packager
2 16 (15.38%) Architect
3 15 (14.42%) Designer
3 15 (14.42%) Support Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Incident Manager
6 9 (8.65%) Technical Architect
7 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
7 8 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.85%) SCADA
4 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.96%) CCTV
5 1 (0.96%) CESG
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.96%) Economics
5 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.96%) Windows
2 41 (39.42%) Windows 7
3 9 (8.65%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.92%) Linux
5 2 (1.92%) NetWare
5 2 (1.92%) Unix
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) ITIL
2 11 (10.58%) Configuration Management
3 10 (9.62%) Incident Management
3 10 (9.62%) ITIL V3
3 10 (9.62%) ITSM
3 10 (9.62%) Problem Management
3 10 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (9.62%) Service Management
4 9 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (6.73%) Migration
6 6 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.85%) Test Strategy
7 4 (3.85%) Validation
8 3 (2.88%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.88%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.88%) Presales
8 3 (2.88%) Security Management
8 3 (2.88%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (1.92%) SQL
3 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 104 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.69%) MCP
3 8 (7.69%) MCSE
3 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) JNCIP
5 3 (2.88%) CCNP
6 1 (0.96%) CCNA
6 1 (0.96%) Degree
6 1 (0.96%) HND
6 1 (0.96%) ISEB
6 1 (0.96%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) P3O
3 1 (0.96%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (29.81%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (22.12%) SCCM
2 13 (12.50%) SCOM
3 5 (4.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.96%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.27%) HP
3 11 (10.58%) VMware
4 6 (5.77%) EMC
5 5 (4.81%) Oracle
6 4 (3.85%) Cisco
6 4 (3.85%) Juniper
7 3 (2.88%) Brocade
7 3 (2.88%) SAP
7 3 (2.88%) StorageTek
7 3 (2.88%) Sun
8 1 (0.96%) Adobe
8 1 (0.96%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.96%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.96%) hybris
8 1 (0.96%) Lumension
8 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.96%) Pega
8 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds