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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 27 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +5
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 49 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.81% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.22% 1.97% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 1 1
Average daily rate
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£206 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £360 £385
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.65 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+108.03% -26.20%
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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
255 254 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.21% 25.50% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 104 60
Average daily rate £375 £388 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -62.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 95 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 55 (57.89%) Windows
3 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
3 47 (49.47%) Active Directory
4 38 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 33 (34.74%) Windows 7
6 26 (27.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (26.32%) ITIL
8 24 (25.26%) MCP
8 24 (25.26%) MCSE
9 23 (24.21%) Configuration Management
9 23 (24.21%) SCCM
10 22 (23.16%) SCOM
10 22 (23.16%) HP
11 19 (20.00%) SLA
12 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (16.84%) Symantec
14 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (13.68%) VMware
15 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
16 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (10.53%) Citrix
17 10 (10.53%) SQL
18 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
18 9 (9.47%) Windows XP
19 8 (8.42%) Test Scripting
19 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
20 7 (7.37%) MS Office
20 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
20 7 (7.37%) HP Quality Center

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.16%) Documentum
4 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.37%) MS Office
4 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Ethernet
1 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.11%) MSI
3 1 (1.05%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.05%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (16.84%) Support Engineer
2 14 (14.74%) Consultant
3 12 (12.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (11.58%) Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Field Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (5.26%) Rollout Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) XML
2 2 (2.11%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.11%) JSP
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Clustering
1 4 (4.21%) Replication
2 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.05%) EMC Centera
3 1 (1.05%) CESG
3 1 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.05%) PKI
3 1 (1.05%) RMADS
3 1 (1.05%) Open Source
3 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 55 (57.89%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Windows 7
3 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.47%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) Android
8 1 (1.05%) VMS
8 1 (1.05%) AIX
8 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) ITIL
2 23 (24.21%) Configuration Management
3 8 (8.42%) Test Scripting
4 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
4 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (7.37%) Network Management
5 6 (6.32%) System Testing
6 5 (5.26%) Migration
7 4 (4.21%) Service Management
8 3 (3.16%) Requirements Management
8 3 (3.16%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.11%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.11%) Trend Analysis
9 2 (2.11%) Test Planning
9 2 (2.11%) People Management
9 2 (2.11%) Time Management
9 2 (2.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.11%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.05%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.21%) VBScript
3 4 (4.21%) VB
4 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 95 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 26 (27.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (25.26%) MCP
4 24 (25.26%) MCSE
5 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.11%) CISSP
5 2 (2.11%) MCTS
6 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.05%) CCEE
6 1 (1.05%) CCIA
6 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.05%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.05%) ISEB
6 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 47 (49.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) XenApp
4 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.05%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 23 (24.21%) SCCM
2 22 (23.16%) SCOM
3 7 (7.37%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (4.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (3.16%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.05%) Netcool
Vendors
1 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.16%) HP
3 16 (16.84%) Symantec
4 13 (13.68%) VMware
5 10 (10.53%) Citrix
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) McAfee
7 4 (4.21%) EMC
8 3 (3.16%) Borland
9 2 (2.11%) AppSense
9 2 (2.11%) Lumension
10 1 (1.05%) Isilon
10 1 (1.05%) Juniper
10 1 (1.05%) Veritas
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