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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 69 131 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.36% 13.76% 14.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.08% 50.78% 48.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 65 70
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £350 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 6
Median hourly rate £49.47 £30.90 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.08% +58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.92 £21.55 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.38 £31.45 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.83% +65.52%
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
222 258 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.12% 27.10% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 126 157
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £263 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 35 8
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% +81.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 70 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 32 (24.62%) DV Cleared
3 28 (21.54%) Linux
4 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
5 20 (15.38%) Java
6 19 (14.62%) Migration
6 19 (14.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (14.62%) Office 365
7 18 (13.85%) MVC
8 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
8 17 (13.08%) Oracle
8 17 (13.08%) SharePoint
8 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (12.31%) HP
9 16 (12.31%) C#
10 15 (11.54%) MS Exchange
10 15 (11.54%) TDD
11 14 (10.77%) Red Hat
11 14 (10.77%) EMC
12 13 (10.00%) SQL
12 13 (10.00%) Data Protection
13 12 (9.23%) Active Directory
14 11 (8.46%) VMware
14 11 (8.46%) Clustering
14 11 (8.46%) Windows
14 11 (8.46%) ITIL
14 11 (8.46%) PowerShell
14 11 (8.46%) SCCM
15 10 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
15 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (13.08%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (3.08%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.31%) Documentum
7 3 (2.31%) JBoss
8 2 (1.54%) Confluence
8 2 (1.54%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.08%) MS Office
1 4 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.31%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.62%) Office 365
2 4 (3.08%) Google Drive
2 4 (3.08%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) SAN
1 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.85%) WAN
3 3 (2.31%) BGP
3 3 (2.31%) DHCP
3 3 (2.31%) DNS
3 3 (2.31%) DSL
3 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.31%) Firewall
3 3 (2.31%) IPsec
3 3 (2.31%) L2TP
3 3 (2.31%) MPLS
3 3 (2.31%) OSPF
3 3 (2.31%) PPP
3 3 (2.31%) SNMP
3 3 (2.31%) SSH
3 3 (2.31%) X.21
3 3 (2.31%) xDSL
4 2 (1.54%) ICMP
4 2 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.38%) MySQL
2 5 (3.85%) GIS
2 5 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.77%) MS Access
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.77%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.15%) SoapUI
3 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.85%) Selenium
3 5 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.31%) JMeter
4 3 (2.31%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.54%) JIRA
5 2 (1.54%) JUnit
5 2 (1.54%) Maven
6 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.77%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.77%) Protractor
6 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.08%) Finance
3 1 (0.77%) Advertising
3 1 (0.77%) Electronics
3 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (21.54%) Developer
2 24 (18.46%) Consultant
3 15 (11.54%) Analyst
4 12 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Consultant
5 11 (8.46%) Office 365 Consultant
5 11 (8.46%) Test Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
7 9 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 9 (6.92%) Exchange Consultant
7 9 (6.92%) Exchange Migration Consultant
7 9 (6.92%) Support Specialist
8 8 (6.15%) Linux Support
9 6 (4.62%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Integration Test Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.92%) AngularJS
2 8 (6.15%) Entity Framework
2 8 (6.15%) SOAP
3 7 (5.38%) Hibernate
3 7 (5.38%) Spring
4 6 (4.62%) HTML
4 6 (4.62%) Java EE
4 6 (4.62%) XML
5 5 (3.85%) CSS
5 5 (3.85%) EJB
5 5 (3.85%) jQuery
5 5 (3.85%) OpenLayers
5 5 (3.85%) Spring MVC
6 4 (3.08%) .NET
6 4 (3.08%) JPA
7 3 (2.31%) Web Services
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.77%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Clustering
2 6 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.31%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) CESG
6 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.77%) Statistics
6 1 (0.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.54%) Linux
2 19 (14.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (8.46%) Windows
4 10 (7.69%) AIX
4 10 (7.69%) Unix
5 8 (6.15%) Windows Server
6 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.31%) CentOS
7 3 (2.31%) Debian
7 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.31%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.62%) Migration
2 18 (13.85%) MVC
3 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.54%) TDD
5 13 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 11 (8.46%) ITIL
7 9 (6.92%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.15%) Scrum
8 8 (6.15%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.38%) Change Management
9 7 (5.38%) Integration Testing
9 7 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.38%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (4.62%) Compliance Management
10 6 (4.62%) Functional Testing
10 6 (4.62%) High Availability
10 6 (4.62%) Network Management
10 6 (4.62%) Use Case
10 6 (4.62%) User Stories
11 5 (3.85%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.38%) Java
2 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.31%) C#
4 13 (10.00%) SQL
5 11 (8.46%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.92%) Python
7 7 (5.38%) VBA
8 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.54%) C
10 2 (1.54%) C++
10 2 (1.54%) VB
11 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 32 (24.62%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) RHCE
4 5 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.31%) CCNA
5 3 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.54%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) Degree
6 2 (1.54%) ISACA
6 2 (1.54%) ISEB
6 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.54%) SANS
7 1 (0.77%) CCNP
7 1 (0.77%) PMP
7 1 (0.77%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.62%) KVM
4 6 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) SCCM
2 10 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (6.15%) SCOM
4 7 (5.38%) WSUS
5 3 (2.31%) SELinux
6 2 (1.54%) Ansible
6 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.77%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.08%) Oracle
3 16 (12.31%) HP
4 14 (10.77%) EMC
4 14 (10.77%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.46%) VMware
6 5 (3.85%) Citrix
7 4 (3.08%) Google
7 4 (3.08%) SAP
8 3 (2.31%) Cisco
8 3 (2.31%) Juniper
9 2 (1.54%) Capita
9 2 (1.54%) Lotus
10 1 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.77%) F5
10 1 (0.77%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.77%) Lumension
10 1 (0.77%) Mitel
10 1 (0.77%) Veeam
10 1 (0.77%) Wyse
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