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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 12 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 62 159 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.88% 15.65% 14.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.16% 53.72% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 82 54
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £326 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £520 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 30 8
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.90 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% +81.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +28.75%
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
187 296 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.79% 29.13% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 154 132
Median daily rate £401 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 31 13
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.82 £37.09 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 110 (64.33%) SC Cleared
2 48 (28.07%) DV Cleared
3 35 (20.47%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.79%) Java
4 27 (15.79%) Linux
5 23 (13.45%) SQL
5 23 (13.45%) HP
6 21 (12.28%) Windows
6 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (11.70%) C#
7 20 (11.70%) Active Directory
8 19 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 19 (11.11%) Migration
8 19 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 17 (9.94%) SharePoint
10 17 (9.94%) Oracle
11 16 (9.36%) MS Exchange
11 16 (9.36%) Office 365
12 15 (8.77%) MVC
13 14 (8.19%) TDD
13 14 (8.19%) Service Delivery
13 14 (8.19%) ITIL
13 14 (8.19%) Test Scripting
14 13 (7.60%) PowerShell
14 13 (7.60%) PL/SQL
14 13 (7.60%) JavaScript
14 13 (7.60%) EMC
15 12 (7.02%) SOAP
15 12 (7.02%) Unix

Security 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 17 (9.94%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.36%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.26%) JBoss
6 7 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.75%) Documentum
7 3 (1.75%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.17%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (1.17%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) IIS
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.68%) MS Office
2 8 (4.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.75%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Primavera
2 1 (0.58%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.36%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.26%) SAN
2 6 (3.51%) Firewall
3 5 (2.92%) LAN
3 5 (2.92%) VLAN
4 4 (2.34%) WAN
5 3 (1.75%) DHCP
5 3 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.75%) Network Security
6 2 (1.17%) BGP
6 2 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.17%) DNS
6 2 (1.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (1.17%) Internet
6 2 (1.17%) IPsec
6 2 (1.17%) MPLS
6 2 (1.17%) VPN
7 1 (0.58%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.58%) OSPF
7 1 (0.58%) RSVP
7 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) MySQL
2 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.75%) VoltDB
4 2 (1.17%) GIS
4 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Access
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.26%) Selenium
2 9 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 7 (4.09%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.92%) JMeter
4 5 (2.92%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.34%) Maven
6 3 (1.75%) Appium
6 3 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.58%) Ant
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) JUnit
8 1 (0.58%) MSI
8 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.34%) Finance
3 3 (1.75%) Back Office
3 3 (1.75%) Legal
3 3 (1.75%) Military
4 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (16.96%) Developer
2 22 (12.87%) Consultant
3 21 (12.28%) Analyst
4 17 (9.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (8.77%) Test Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Consultant
8 11 (6.43%) Exchange Consultant
8 11 (6.43%) Migration Consultant
9 10 (5.85%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.85%) Exchange Migration Consultant
9 10 (5.85%) Support Specialist
10 9 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
10 9 (5.26%) Linux Support
10 9 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
10 9 (5.26%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Tester
11 8 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (4.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.02%) SOAP
2 10 (5.85%) XML
3 9 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 7 (4.09%) Java EE
4 7 (4.09%) Web Services
5 5 (2.92%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.34%) .NET
6 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.75%) HTML
7 3 (1.75%) RESTful
7 3 (1.75%) Spring
8 2 (1.17%) CSS
8 2 (1.17%) EJB
8 2 (1.17%) MSMQ
8 2 (1.17%) OpenLayers
8 2 (1.17%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.58%) CGI
9 1 (0.58%) JSP
9 1 (0.58%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.02%) Clustering
2 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) CESG
5 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) PKI
5 1 (0.58%) PMI
5 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.79%) Linux
2 21 (12.28%) Windows
3 19 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (7.02%) Unix
4 12 (7.02%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.85%) AIX
6 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.92%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.11%) Migration
3 15 (8.77%) MVC
4 14 (8.19%) ITIL
4 14 (8.19%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.19%) TDD
4 14 (8.19%) Test Scripting
5 12 (7.02%) Data Protection
6 10 (5.85%) Waterfall
7 9 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 9 (5.26%) Network Management
7 9 (5.26%) Project Management
7 9 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
7 9 (5.26%) Use Case
8 8 (4.68%) Scrum
9 7 (4.09%) BDD
9 7 (4.09%) Compliance Management
9 7 (4.09%) High Availability
9 7 (4.09%) Integration Testing
10 6 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.79%) Java
2 23 (13.45%) SQL
3 20 (11.70%) C#
4 13 (7.60%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.60%) PL/SQL
4 13 (7.60%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.09%) VBA
6 2 (1.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.17%) C
6 2 (1.17%) C++
6 2 (1.17%) Python
6 2 (1.17%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) C-shell
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) PHP
7 1 (0.58%) Ruby
7 1 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 110 (64.33%) SC Cleared
2 48 (28.07%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.09%) RHCE
5 5 (2.92%) MCP
5 5 (2.92%) MCSE
6 4 (2.34%) CCNP
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.34%) Degree
6 4 (2.34%) ISEB
7 3 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.17%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.17%) CCNA
8 2 (1.17%) ISACA
8 2 (1.17%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.17%) SANS
9 1 (0.58%) CCDA
9 1 (0.58%) HND
9 1 (0.58%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) SLA
2 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.34%) SDET
4 1 (0.58%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 20 (11.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.09%) KVM
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.58%) NFS
5 1 (0.58%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) WSUS
2 10 (5.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (5.26%) SCCM
4 7 (4.09%) SCOM
5 2 (1.17%) Ansible
5 2 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.58%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.45%) HP
3 19 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 17 (9.94%) Oracle
5 13 (7.60%) EMC
6 12 (7.02%) VMware
7 8 (4.68%) Cisco
8 6 (3.51%) Juniper
9 5 (2.92%) Citrix
10 3 (1.75%) F5
10 3 (1.75%) Lotus
10 3 (1.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.17%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.17%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.17%) Lumension
11 2 (1.17%) TippingPoint
12 1 (0.58%) NetApp
12 1 (0.58%) Veeam
12 1 (0.58%) Wyse
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