The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 3 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 146 105 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.04% 11.13% 11.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.40% 42.68% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 58 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £332 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.61 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.11%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
308 246 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.85% 26.09% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 110 110
Average daily rate £380 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% -10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
Security Cleared
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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 10 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

1 224 (75.93%) SC Cleared
2 105 (35.59%) Windows
3 82 (27.80%) Microsoft
4 50 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (16.27%) SQL
6 47 (15.93%) SharePoint
7 44 (14.92%) SharePoint Server
8 42 (14.24%) MS Excel
8 42 (14.24%) DV Cleared
9 39 (13.22%) Configuration Management
10 38 (12.88%) ITIL
11 37 (12.54%) SQL Server
12 35 (11.86%) Active Directory
13 33 (11.19%) .NET
14 25 (8.47%) C#
15 24 (8.14%) MS Office
16 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (7.46%) Windows XP
17 22 (7.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 22 (7.46%) IDOL
18 21 (7.12%) Cisco
18 21 (7.12%) XML
18 21 (7.12%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (7.12%) Meridio
19 19 (6.44%) StarTeam
19 19 (6.44%) ASP.NET
19 19 (6.44%) Citrix
19 19 (6.44%) Borland
19 19 (6.44%) Service Management
20 18 (6.10%) Workflow

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 47 (15.93%) SharePoint
2 44 (14.92%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (4.41%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.37%) IIS
5 6 (2.03%) Lync
5 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 3 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.34%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 42 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.14%) MS Office
3 6 (2.03%) MS Project
4 5 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.34%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.75%) LDAP
1 14 (4.75%) Firewall
2 13 (4.41%) DNS
3 10 (3.39%) MPLS
3 10 (3.39%) Wireless
4 9 (3.05%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.71%) SAN
6 7 (2.37%) LAN
6 7 (2.37%) WAN
7 6 (2.03%) VPN
7 6 (2.03%) Ethernet
7 6 (2.03%) IPsec
8 5 (1.69%) Network Security
8 5 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.36%) WLAN
9 4 (1.36%) Internet
9 4 (1.36%) SMTP
9 4 (1.36%) DHCP
10 3 (1.02%) VoIP
10 3 (1.02%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.46%) IDOL
3 21 (7.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (4.41%) OLAP
4 13 (4.41%) DTS
5 7 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.02%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.68%) Big Data
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.68%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.68%) DataStage
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (6.44%) StarTeam
2 17 (5.76%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.42%) TestDirector
4 10 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (3.39%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.34%) PVCS
6 1 (0.34%) MSI
6 1 (0.34%) JMeter
6 1 (0.34%) Maven
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.34%) Selenium
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (4.41%) Finance
2 12 (4.07%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.36%) Banking
4 3 (1.02%) Military
5 1 (0.34%) Back Office
5 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (14.58%) Architect
2 39 (13.22%) Consultant
3 38 (12.88%) Analyst
4 27 (9.15%) Developer
5 17 (5.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 15 (5.08%) Designer
6 15 (5.08%) Network Engineer
7 14 (4.75%) Technical Architect
8 11 (3.73%) Test Analyst
8 11 (3.73%) Configuration Analyst
8 11 (3.73%) Integration Engineer
9 10 (3.39%) Security Consultant
10 9 (3.05%) Network Architect
11 8 (2.71%) Build Engineer
11 8 (2.71%) Security Engineer
11 8 (2.71%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.37%) Management Consultant
12 7 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.37%) Security Architect
13 6 (2.03%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.19%) .NET
2 21 (7.12%) XML
3 19 (6.44%) ASP.NET
4 17 (5.76%) Web Services
5 15 (5.08%) .NET Framework
6 13 (4.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 6 (2.03%) Application Packaging
8 4 (1.36%) Spring
9 2 (0.68%) Middleware
9 2 (0.68%) J2EE
9 2 (0.68%) WCF
10 1 (0.34%) jQuery
10 1 (0.34%) OSGi
10 1 (0.34%) Classic ASP
10 1 (0.34%) HTML
10 1 (0.34%) CSS
10 1 (0.34%) JSP
10 1 (0.34%) SOAP
10 1 (0.34%) ArcObjects
10 1 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.07%) Clustering
2 10 (3.39%) PKI
3 6 (2.03%) CMDB
4 5 (1.69%) CESG
4 5 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.02%) Replication
6 2 (0.68%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.68%) GIS
6 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.68%) Statistics
6 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.68%) iPhone
7 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.34%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.34%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 105 (35.59%) Windows
2 50 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (7.46%) Windows XP
5 18 (6.10%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.75%) UNIX
7 8 (2.71%) Windows 2000
8 7 (2.37%) AIX
9 6 (2.03%) Linux
10 4 (1.36%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.68%) Android
11 2 (0.68%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.34%) VMS
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.22%) Configuration Management
2 38 (12.88%) ITIL
3 19 (6.44%) Service Management
4 18 (6.10%) Workflow
5 17 (5.76%) Project Management
6 16 (5.42%) Migration
7 15 (5.08%) PRINCE2
8 14 (4.75%) Change Management
8 14 (4.75%) Web Development
9 13 (4.41%) Service Delivery
9 13 (4.41%) ITSM
10 11 (3.73%) Asset Management
10 11 (3.73%) Load Balancing
10 11 (3.73%) Test Scripting
10 11 (3.73%) Document Management
11 10 (3.39%) Network Design
12 9 (3.05%) ITIL V2
13 8 (2.71%) Analytics
13 8 (2.71%) Network Architecture
13 8 (2.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.27%) SQL
2 25 (8.47%) C#
3 14 (4.75%) T-SQL
3 14 (4.75%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.05%) Java
5 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.36%) C
7 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.68%) C++
8 2 (0.68%) VBScript
8 2 (0.68%) VB
8 2 (0.68%) VBA
8 2 (0.68%) Python
9 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 224 (75.93%) SC Cleared
2 42 (14.24%) DV Cleared
3 15 (5.08%) ISEB
4 11 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.37%) CCNP
6 7 (2.37%) MCP
7 5 (1.69%) MCSE
7 5 (1.69%) CISSP
7 5 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.36%) CCNA
8 4 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.36%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.02%) Degree
9 3 (1.02%) MCTS
9 3 (1.02%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.02%) CCIE
10 2 (0.68%) CCSP
10 2 (0.68%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.75%) SLA
2 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 35 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.05%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.37%) Terminal Services
3 7 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.36%) XenApp
5 4 (1.36%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.36%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.02%) vSphere
6 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.68%) UAG
7 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) vCloud
8 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 22 (7.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (4.07%) SCCM
2 12 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.05%) HP UCMDB
4 8 (2.71%) WMI
5 6 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.03%) Netcool
6 4 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.02%) BMC Performance Manager
7 3 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.02%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.02%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.02%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.02%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.68%) SCOM
9 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 82 (27.80%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.12%) Cisco
2 21 (7.12%) Meridio
3 19 (6.44%) Borland
3 19 (6.44%) Citrix
4 16 (5.42%) HP
5 15 (5.08%) Oracle
6 14 (4.75%) VMware
7 11 (3.73%) Juniper
8 9 (3.05%) Serena
8 9 (3.05%) McAfee
9 7 (2.37%) Veritas
9 7 (2.37%) Symantec
9 7 (2.37%) F5
10 6 (2.03%) Remedy
10 6 (2.03%) Avaya
10 6 (2.03%) BMC
11 5 (1.69%) Informatica
11 5 (1.69%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.36%) AppSense
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