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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 20 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +20
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 60 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.42% 2.83% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.20% 9.09% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 4
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£417 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 0
Average hourly rate £24.12 £17.07 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -35.18%
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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
283 275 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.27% 31.11% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 130 99
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 5
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 2015.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 100 (69.93%) Windows
3 94 (65.73%) Microsoft
4 82 (57.34%) Windows 7
5 59 (41.26%) Active Directory
6 56 (39.16%) SCCM
7 39 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 35 (24.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (18.88%) C#
9 27 (18.88%) .NET
10 25 (17.48%) HP
11 24 (16.78%) ITIL
12 23 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (13.29%) Configuration Management
14 18 (12.59%) TCP/IP
14 18 (12.59%) SC Cleared
15 17 (11.89%) SLA
15 17 (11.89%) Symantec
15 17 (11.89%) VMware
16 16 (11.19%) MCP
16 16 (11.19%) MCSE
17 15 (10.49%) MS Visio
18 14 (9.79%) Migration
18 14 (9.79%) MS Exchange
18 14 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (9.09%) MS Office
20 12 (8.39%) Windows XP
20 12 (8.39%) VBA
20 12 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (9.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.10%) Lync
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.49%) MS Visio
3 13 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.29%) DNS
2 9 (6.29%) Firewall
3 6 (4.20%) DHCP
4 4 (2.80%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.80%) Network Security
5 2 (1.40%) WAN
5 2 (1.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.70%) SMS
6 1 (0.70%) Wireless
6 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.70%) SAN
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.80%) MS Access
2 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.40%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.70%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (2.80%) Finance
2 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (20.98%) Applications Packager
2 24 (16.78%) Support Engineer
3 19 (13.29%) Rollout Engineer
4 15 (10.49%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (10.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (6.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (4.90%) Architect
7 6 (4.20%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Developer
7 6 (4.20%) Build Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Access Developer
9 4 (2.80%) Security Architect
9 4 (2.80%) VBA Developer
9 4 (2.80%) Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (2.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (2.10%) Incident Manager
10 3 (2.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.88%) .NET
2 2 (1.40%) Middleware
3 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.20%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.10%) Replication
5 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 100 (69.93%) Windows
2 82 (57.34%) Windows 7
3 23 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.39%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.50%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) UNIX
8 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.78%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Configuration Management
3 14 (9.79%) Migration
4 6 (4.20%) Project Management
4 6 (4.20%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (4.20%) Validation
5 4 (2.80%) Service Management
6 3 (2.10%) Programme Management
6 3 (2.10%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.10%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (2.10%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (1.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.40%) Software Distribution
7 2 (1.40%) Cyber Security
7 2 (1.40%) ITSM
7 2 (1.40%) Security Management
7 2 (1.40%) Risk Management
7 2 (1.40%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.88%) C#
2 12 (8.39%) VBA
3 8 (5.59%) SQL
4 5 (3.50%) VB
5 2 (1.40%) C
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
6 1 (0.70%) Perl
6 1 (0.70%) Pascal
6 1 (0.70%) PL/1
6 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.59%) SC Cleared
4 16 (11.19%) MCP
4 16 (11.19%) MCSE
5 5 (3.50%) MCTS
6 4 (2.80%) CCNP
6 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.10%) CCNA
8 2 (1.40%) Degree
8 2 (1.40%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.89%) SLA
2 5 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 59 (41.26%) Active Directory
2 35 (24.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 56 (39.16%) SCCM
2 10 (6.99%) SCOM
3 3 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 94 (65.73%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.48%) HP
3 17 (11.89%) Symantec
3 17 (11.89%) VMware
4 11 (7.69%) Citrix
5 7 (4.90%) Cisco
6 6 (4.20%) AppSense
7 5 (3.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.80%) Oracle
9 3 (2.10%) Lumension
10 2 (1.40%) Crossbeam
10 2 (1.40%) McAfee
10 2 (1.40%) EMC
10 2 (1.40%) Juniper
10 2 (1.40%) Nokia
11 1 (0.70%) Borland
11 1 (0.70%) Meridio
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