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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 41 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 20 61 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.66% 6.24% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% 21.25% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 23
Median daily rate £550 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 3
Median hourly rate £35.54 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% +81.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £26.79
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +15.36%
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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
188 287 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.03% 29.35% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 145 138
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 11
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.06 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £39.61 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +14.18%

DV Cleared
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 29 August 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 29 August 2016.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (37.78%) HP
3 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
4 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
5 12 (26.67%) ITIL
5 12 (26.67%) Linux
5 12 (26.67%) EMC
6 11 (24.44%) WSUS
7 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 10 (22.22%) SLA
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (20.00%) MS Office
8 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 9 (20.00%) AIX
8 9 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
9 8 (17.78%) SCCM
9 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
10 7 (15.56%) Compliance Management
10 7 (15.56%) Clustering
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle
10 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.56%) RHCE
10 7 (15.56%) SAN
10 7 (15.56%) KVM
10 7 (15.56%) High Availability
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle RAC

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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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Documentum
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Office
1 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Ant
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) Maven
1 1 (2.22%) MSI
1 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.67%) Back Office
1 3 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (28.89%) Support Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 8 (17.78%) Support Specialist
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Service Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.00%) AIX
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
2 12 (26.67%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Compliance Management
3 7 (15.56%) High Availability
4 6 (13.33%) Network Management
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.22%) C-shell
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) RHCE
5 6 (13.33%) MCP
5 6 (13.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) KVM
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.22%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) WSUS
2 9 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (17.78%) SCCM
4 6 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) HP
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) EMC
4 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 6 (13.33%) VMware
7 4 (8.89%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) Lumension
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Serena
9 1 (2.22%) Wyse