The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 15 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 68 84 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.34% 9.12% 10.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.76% 29.37% 33.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 44
Median daily rate £413 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.63% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £336 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +108.33%
SC Cleared
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
245 286 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.06% 31.05% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 142 132
Median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 6
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SC Cleared across the Reading region.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SC Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SC Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SC Cleared across the Reading region.

SC Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.68%) Java
3 23 (16.08%) SQL
4 22 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 18 (12.59%) Linux
6 16 (11.19%) Unix
7 15 (10.49%) SOAP
7 15 (10.49%) PL/SQL
7 15 (10.49%) Cisco
7 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.79%) C#
8 14 (9.79%) ITIL
9 13 (9.09%) XML
9 13 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 12 (8.39%) DV Cleared
10 12 (8.39%) Windows
10 12 (8.39%) Firewall
11 11 (7.69%) Juniper
11 11 (7.69%) Oracle
11 11 (7.69%) SharePoint
11 11 (7.69%) TDD
11 11 (7.69%) SoapUI
12 10 (6.99%) Java EE
12 10 (6.99%) JBoss
12 10 (6.99%) MVC
12 10 (6.99%) Migration
12 10 (6.99%) VMware
13 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
13 9 (6.29%) Selenium
13 9 (6.29%) Use Case

SC Cleared
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 11 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.99%) JBoss
3 5 (3.50%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.50%) IIS
4 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Primavera
2 1 (0.70%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.10%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) IaaS
2 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.70%) PaaS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.39%) Firewall
2 7 (4.90%) Internet
2 7 (4.90%) VPN
2 7 (4.90%) WAN
3 6 (4.20%) BGP
3 6 (4.20%) EIGRP
3 6 (4.20%) IPsec
3 6 (4.20%) MPLS
3 6 (4.20%) OSPF
3 6 (4.20%) SSL
4 5 (3.50%) DNS
4 5 (3.50%) FTP
4 5 (3.50%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (2.80%) ATM
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.80%) DWDM
5 4 (2.80%) SAN
5 4 (2.80%) SDH
6 3 (2.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.80%) MySQL
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.40%) VoltDB
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 9 (6.29%) Selenium
3 8 (5.59%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.59%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.50%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.10%) Appium
7 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.10%) JIRA
7 3 (2.10%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.40%) JMeter
9 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.70%) Maven
9 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.70%) Subversion
9 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.10%) Military
2 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (16.78%) Analyst
1 24 (16.78%) Developer
2 18 (12.59%) Consultant
3 15 (10.49%) Test Analyst
4 10 (6.99%) Architect
4 10 (6.99%) Designer
5 9 (6.29%) Java Developer
5 9 (6.29%) Network Designer
5 9 (6.29%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (5.59%) SQL Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.90%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Tester
9 5 (3.50%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (3.50%) ITIL Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.50%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.49%) SOAP
2 13 (9.09%) XML
3 10 (6.99%) Java EE
4 6 (4.20%) Entity Framework
4 6 (4.20%) Web Services
5 4 (2.80%) .NET
5 4 (2.80%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.10%) Node.js
6 3 (2.10%) RESTful
7 2 (1.40%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.40%) CSS
7 2 (1.40%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.40%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.70%) CGI
8 1 (0.70%) HTML
8 1 (0.70%) JSON
8 1 (0.70%) REST
8 1 (0.70%) Spring
8 1 (0.70%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.80%) SCADA
4 2 (1.40%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.40%) PKI
5 1 (0.70%) CESG
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.59%) Linux
2 16 (11.19%) Unix
3 12 (8.39%) Windows
4 6 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.40%) CentOS
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.79%) ITIL
3 13 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 11 (7.69%) TDD
5 10 (6.99%) Migration
5 10 (6.99%) MVC
6 9 (6.29%) Functional Testing
6 9 (6.29%) Use Case
7 8 (5.59%) Data Protection
8 7 (4.90%) DevOps
8 7 (4.90%) Scrum
8 7 (4.90%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (4.90%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.20%) BDD
9 6 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.20%) CRM
9 6 (4.20%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.20%) Information Security
10 5 (3.50%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.68%) Java
2 23 (16.08%) SQL
3 15 (10.49%) PL/SQL
4 14 (9.79%) C#
5 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.59%) Ruby
7 7 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.90%) Python
8 5 (3.50%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.50%) Perl
9 2 (1.40%) VBA
10 1 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.70%) C++
10 1 (0.70%) PHP
10 1 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.39%) DV Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) CCNP
3 8 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.50%) CISSP
4 5 (3.50%) JNCIP
5 4 (2.80%) CISM
5 4 (2.80%) GCIA
5 4 (2.80%) GCIH
5 4 (2.80%) GIAC
5 4 (2.80%) GSEC
5 4 (2.80%) ISSAP
6 3 (2.10%) CCNA
6 3 (2.10%) ISEB
7 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.40%) Degree
7 2 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.70%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.70%) VCP4
8 1 (0.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) RMADS
2 4 (2.80%) SDET
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.20%) vSphere
4 5 (3.50%) UAG
5 2 (1.40%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.40%) vCloud
5 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.70%) Docker
6 1 (0.70%) KVM
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Ansible
1 2 (1.40%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (1.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.49%) Cisco
3 11 (7.69%) Juniper
3 11 (7.69%) Oracle
4 10 (6.99%) VMware
5 8 (5.59%) HP
6 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.80%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (2.80%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.80%) Nortel
8 3 (2.10%) EMC
8 3 (2.10%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.40%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.40%) Clearswift
9 2 (1.40%) F5
9 2 (1.40%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.40%) IBM
9 2 (1.40%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.40%) TippingPoint
9 2 (1.40%) Trustwave
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