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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 22 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 78 83 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.60% 8.58% 13.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.66% 27.39% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 47 59
Median daily rate £450 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £21.55 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.90% +77.77%
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
304 303 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.63% 31.33% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 153 144
Median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £230 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (22.88%) SQL
3 33 (21.57%) Java
4 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 22 (14.38%) Cisco
5 22 (14.38%) Firewall
6 21 (13.73%) PL/SQL
7 20 (13.07%) Linux
8 16 (10.46%) ITIL
8 16 (10.46%) Unix
8 16 (10.46%) Oracle
9 14 (9.15%) Windows
9 14 (9.15%) JBoss
9 14 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.15%) Data Centre
10 13 (8.50%) DV Cleared
10 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
11 12 (7.84%) Java EE
12 11 (7.19%) Migration
12 11 (7.19%) Juniper
12 11 (7.19%) VPN
13 10 (6.54%) Use Case
13 10 (6.54%) Eclipse
13 10 (6.54%) XML
14 9 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (5.88%) Finance
14 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
15 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database

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 14 (9.15%) JBoss
2 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.92%) IIS
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.96%) Node.js
6 2 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.27%) MS Office
2 3 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Primavera
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.61%) Office 365
3 3 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.38%) Firewall
2 11 (7.19%) VPN
3 8 (5.23%) DNS
3 8 (5.23%) SSL
4 7 (4.58%) BGP
4 7 (4.58%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.58%) LAN
4 7 (4.58%) OSPF
5 6 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.92%) EIGRP
5 6 (3.92%) FTP
5 6 (3.92%) Internet
5 6 (3.92%) IPsec
5 6 (3.92%) MPLS
5 6 (3.92%) NetScaler
5 6 (3.92%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (3.92%) WAN
6 4 (2.61%) ATM
6 4 (2.61%) DWDM
6 4 (2.61%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (3.27%) Big Data
4 5 (3.27%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.96%) MySQL
7 2 (1.31%) CloverETL
7 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.92%) Maven
2 6 (3.92%) SoapUI
3 5 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.27%) JUnit
4 3 (1.96%) JIRA
4 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) Ant
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (5.88%) Finance
2 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.96%) Military
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Electronics
4 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (20.92%) Developer
2 19 (12.42%) Consultant
3 17 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.80%) Analyst
5 12 (7.84%) Architect
6 11 (7.19%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Designer
8 9 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) Network Designer
9 8 (5.23%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.58%) Administrator
11 6 (3.92%) Field Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 6 (3.92%) ITIL Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Web Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
11 6 (3.92%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.84%) Java EE
2 10 (6.54%) XML
3 8 (5.23%) SOAP
4 7 (4.58%) Spring
5 6 (3.92%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.27%) .NET
7 4 (2.61%) Web Services
8 3 (1.96%) CSS
8 3 (1.96%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.31%) CGI
9 2 (1.31%) HTML
9 2 (1.31%) JSON
9 2 (1.31%) PostGIS
9 2 (1.31%) Spring MVC
10 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.65%) J2EE
10 1 (0.65%) SAML
10 1 (0.65%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.65%) XSD
10 1 (0.65%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.61%) SCADA
4 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.31%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.31%) PKI
5 2 (1.31%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) CESG
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.07%) Linux
2 16 (10.46%) Unix
3 14 (9.15%) Windows
4 6 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.31%) CentOS
6 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.46%) ITIL
2 14 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (7.19%) Migration
4 10 (6.54%) Use Case
5 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 7 (4.58%) Waterfall
7 6 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.92%) Data Analysis
7 6 (3.92%) Information Security
7 6 (3.92%) ITIL V3
7 6 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.92%) Security Architecture
7 6 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.27%) Analytics
8 5 (3.27%) Change Control
8 5 (3.27%) CRM
8 5 (3.27%) DevOps
8 5 (3.27%) MVC
8 5 (3.27%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.88%) SQL
2 33 (21.57%) Java
3 21 (13.73%) PL/SQL
4 8 (5.23%) Python
5 7 (4.58%) C#
5 7 (4.58%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.58%) Ruby
6 5 (3.27%) Perl
7 4 (2.61%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 153 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.23%) CCNP
5 5 (3.27%) CISSP
5 5 (3.27%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.61%) CISM
6 4 (2.61%) GCIA
6 4 (2.61%) GCIH
6 4 (2.61%) GIAC
6 4 (2.61%) GSEC
6 4 (2.61%) ISSAP
6 4 (2.61%) JNCIP
7 3 (1.96%) CCIE
7 3 (1.96%) Degree
8 2 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.31%) CCDP
8 2 (1.31%) CCNA
8 2 (1.31%) MCITP
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) RMADS
2 1 (0.65%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) UAG
1 6 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.92%) vSphere
2 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.96%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.31%) vCloud
5 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.96%) Ansible
2 3 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.96%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.38%) Cisco
3 16 (10.46%) Oracle
4 11 (7.19%) Juniper
5 7 (4.58%) Fortinet
6 6 (3.92%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.92%) VMware
7 4 (2.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (2.61%) HP
7 4 (2.61%) Nortel
8 3 (1.96%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.96%) Clearswift
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
8 3 (1.96%) Intel Security
8 3 (1.96%) LANDesk
8 3 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.96%) Trustwave
9 2 (1.31%) Endeca
9 2 (1.31%) F5
9 2 (1.31%) Palo Alto
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