The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 4 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 151 127 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.04% 14.72% 9.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.07% 45.85% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 58 39
Average daily rate
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£417 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £544 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.90 £17.07 £16.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.01% +2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £11.50 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £38.04 £18.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+44.09% +10.00%
Security 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
290 277 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.88% 32.10% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 138 134
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 13
Average hourly rate £30.90 £17.07 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.01% -7.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.03 £59.00 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 152 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 123 (40.46%) DV Cleared
3 119 (39.14%) Windows
4 110 (36.18%) Microsoft
5 99 (32.57%) Windows 7
6 55 (18.09%) Migration
6 55 (18.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 54 (17.76%) Active Directory
8 49 (16.12%) MS Excel
9 48 (15.79%) C#
10 47 (15.46%) SCCM
11 39 (12.83%) .NET
12 37 (12.17%) Oracle
13 31 (10.20%) ITIL
14 29 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (8.88%) Data Migration
16 25 (8.22%) Finance
16 25 (8.22%) ERP
17 22 (7.24%) Windows XP
17 22 (7.24%) SQL
17 22 (7.24%) HP
17 22 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (6.58%) Oracle EBS R12
19 19 (6.25%) Telecoms
19 19 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
19 19 (6.25%) TDD
19 19 (6.25%) Project Management
19 19 (6.25%) SQL Server
19 19 (6.25%) Java
20 18 (5.92%) MSI

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.63%) Oracle Spatial
3 8 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.99%) Lync
6 2 (0.66%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) Apache
6 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 49 (16.12%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.93%) MS Office
3 14 (4.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.66%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Mingle
5 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (6.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
3 17 (5.59%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.66%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Taleo
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.93%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.61%) Firewall
3 9 (2.96%) BGP
3 9 (2.96%) Network Security
3 9 (2.96%) LAN
4 8 (2.63%) OSPF
5 7 (2.30%) VLAN
5 7 (2.30%) VPN
6 6 (1.97%) WebEx
7 4 (1.32%) DNS
7 4 (1.32%) WAN
8 3 (0.99%) SAN
8 3 (0.99%) VoIP
8 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.99%) Wireless
9 2 (0.66%) IPsec
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.66%) SNMP
9 2 (0.66%) SMTP
9 2 (0.66%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.32%) MS Access
5 3 (0.99%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.66%) MySQL
6 2 (0.66%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.33%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (5.92%) MSI
2 14 (4.61%) Selenium
2 14 (4.61%) WebDriver
3 12 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.29%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.30%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.97%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (1.64%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.32%) Subversion
9 3 (0.99%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.99%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.99%) Wise Package Studio
10 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.66%) PVCS
10 2 (0.66%) Maven
11 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (8.22%) Finance
2 19 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.97%) Billing
4 2 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.33%) Legal
5 1 (0.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (15.13%) Applications Packager
2 37 (12.17%) Analyst
3 35 (11.51%) Consultant
4 33 (10.86%) Developer
5 21 (6.91%) Support Engineer
6 19 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
6 19 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 16 (5.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 16 (5.26%) ERP Consultant
7 16 (5.26%) Architect
7 16 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
8 15 (4.93%) Business Analyst
8 15 (4.93%) Tester
8 15 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (4.61%) Network Engineer
9 14 (4.61%) Test Analyst
10 12 (3.95%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.29%) Java Developer
12 9 (2.96%) Regression Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.83%) .NET
2 17 (5.59%) Application Packaging
3 14 (4.61%) HTML
3 14 (4.61%) CSS
4 12 (3.95%) jQuery
4 12 (3.95%) AngularJS
5 9 (2.96%) Hibernate
5 9 (2.96%) Spring
6 8 (2.63%) EJB
6 8 (2.63%) Web Services
6 8 (2.63%) XML
6 8 (2.63%) Spring MVC
7 7 (2.30%) SOAP
8 6 (1.97%) WCF
8 6 (1.97%) XSD
8 6 (1.97%) J2EE
9 5 (1.64%) JPA
9 5 (1.64%) Java EE
9 5 (1.64%) HTML5
9 5 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.28%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.29%) GIS
4 6 (1.97%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.97%) User Experience
5 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.32%) PKI
7 3 (0.99%) Replication
8 1 (0.33%) IVR
8 1 (0.33%) CESG
8 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.33%) CMDB
8 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 119 (39.14%) Windows
2 99 (32.57%) Windows 7
3 22 (7.24%) Windows XP
4 18 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.96%) Linux
6 8 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.63%) UNIX
7 5 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.64%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.66%) Solaris
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.09%) Migration
2 31 (10.20%) ITIL
3 29 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (8.88%) Data Migration
5 25 (8.22%) ERP
6 19 (6.25%) Project Management
6 19 (6.25%) TDD
7 18 (5.92%) Configuration Management
8 15 (4.93%) Test Scripting
9 14 (4.61%) Scrum
9 14 (4.61%) MVC
10 13 (4.28%) E-business
11 12 (3.95%) User Stories
12 11 (3.62%) BDD
13 10 (3.29%) Application Discovery
13 10 (3.29%) Regression Testing
13 10 (3.29%) Service Management
14 8 (2.63%) Load Balancing
14 8 (2.63%) SDLC
15 7 (2.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.79%) C#
2 22 (7.24%) SQL
3 19 (6.25%) Java
4 15 (4.93%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.93%) VB
5 12 (3.95%) Python
6 7 (2.30%) VBA
7 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.32%) Ruby
7 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.66%) C
8 2 (0.66%) Perl
8 2 (0.66%) VBScript
9 1 (0.33%) Pascal
9 1 (0.33%) PL/1
9 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.33%) PHP
9 1 (0.33%) C++
9 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 152 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 123 (40.46%) DV Cleared
3 22 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (4.61%) MCP
4 14 (4.61%) MCSE
5 9 (2.96%) Degree
6 5 (1.64%) MCTS
6 5 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.64%) BC Cleared
7 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.32%) CCNP
7 4 (1.32%) CCNA
8 3 (0.99%) ISEB
8 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.66%) CCIE
9 2 (0.66%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.33%) PMP
10 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.33%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.61%) SLA
2 8 (2.63%) QA
3 5 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (18.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 54 (17.76%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (15.46%) SCCM
2 10 (3.29%) SCOM
3 6 (1.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.66%) Ansible
5 2 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.66%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.66%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.33%) WMI
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 110 (36.18%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.17%) Oracle
3 22 (7.24%) HP
4 18 (5.92%) Citrix
5 17 (5.59%) Cisco
6 16 (5.26%) Symantec
7 15 (4.93%) CheckPoint
8 10 (3.29%) Juniper
8 10 (3.29%) VMware
9 9 (2.96%) AppSense
10 8 (2.63%) F5
11 6 (1.97%) Talend
12 5 (1.64%) SAP
13 3 (0.99%) McAfee
13 3 (0.99%) Nokia
13 3 (0.99%) Crossbeam
14 2 (0.66%) Lumension
14 2 (0.66%) Serena
14 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.66%) EMC
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