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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 44 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 18 76 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.52% 7.42% 4.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.78% 25.42% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 30
Median daily rate £488 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £513 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £438 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 5
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% +81.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
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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
184 299 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.81% 29.20% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 161 148
Median daily rate £400 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.07% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 15
Median hourly rate £27.80 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.03% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.09 £44.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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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

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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

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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 24 September 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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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 24 September 2016.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) HP
3 16 (34.78%) Linux
4 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
5 14 (30.43%) Windows
6 13 (28.26%) EMC
6 13 (28.26%) Service Delivery
7 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (26.09%) WSUS
8 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
8 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
8 11 (23.91%) ITIL
9 10 (21.74%) AIX
9 10 (21.74%) SLA
9 10 (21.74%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (19.57%) SCCM
10 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
10 9 (19.57%) MS Office
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
11 8 (17.39%) Clustering
11 8 (17.39%) SAN
12 7 (15.22%) SCOM
12 7 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (15.22%) High Availability
12 7 (15.22%) RHCE
12 7 (15.22%) Oracle
12 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.22%) VMware

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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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) Documentum
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Office
1 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
2 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) VLAN
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Maven
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
1 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.52%) Back Office
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (28.26%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 9 (19.57%) Linux Support
3 9 (19.57%) Support Specialist
4 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Specialist
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (21.74%) AIX
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Service Delivery
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Compliance Management
3 7 (15.22%) High Availability
4 6 (13.04%) Network Management
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.52%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.17%) Application Discovery
7 1 (2.17%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.17%) C-shell
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (15.22%) RHCE
5 6 (13.04%) MCP
5 6 (13.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) KVM
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.17%) NFS
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) WSUS
2 10 (21.74%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (19.57%) SCCM
4 7 (15.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) HP
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) EMC
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Lumension
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) Wyse