The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 56 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 17 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.58% 1.55% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.15% 6.42% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.67 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.97%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
330 187 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.73% 24.22% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 80 151
Average daily rate £365 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
DV Cleared
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) MS Office
7 3 (13.64%) CESG
8 2 (9.09%) GCIH
8 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) CGEIT
8 2 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) IDOL
2 2 (9.09%) OLAP
2 2 (9.09%) DTS
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) DBA
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Database Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) CESG
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
1 2 (9.09%) Web Development
1 2 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
1 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
1 2 (9.09%) Analytics
1 2 (9.09%) Document Management
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (9.09%) Information Security
1 2 (9.09%) Validation
1 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
1 2 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
2 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) GCIH
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) CGEIT
3 2 (9.09%) GIAC
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Netcool
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Altiris
3 2 (9.09%) Meridio
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Borland
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Brocade
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