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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 8 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 110 183 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.69% 18.43% 15.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.79% 58.28% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 108 76
Average daily rate £448 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.30% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Average hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +46.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +60.00%
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
299 314 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.06% 31.62% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 156 144
Average daily rate £400 £360 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 5
Average hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 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 29 April 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 151 (67.41%) SC Cleared
2 46 (20.54%) Microsoft
3 44 (19.64%) DV Cleared
4 40 (17.86%) SQL
5 39 (17.41%) Java
6 36 (16.07%) Windows
7 30 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (12.95%) Linux
9 28 (12.50%) Oracle
10 26 (11.61%) Cisco
11 25 (11.16%) Firewall
12 23 (10.27%) ITIL
13 22 (9.82%) Data Centre
14 21 (9.38%) PL/SQL
15 20 (8.93%) Unix
16 18 (8.04%) SharePoint
17 17 (7.59%) Active Directory
18 16 (7.14%) Python
18 16 (7.14%) C#
18 16 (7.14%) Migration
18 16 (7.14%) Windows Server
19 15 (6.70%) JBoss
19 15 (6.70%) DNS
20 14 (6.25%) MS Excel
20 14 (6.25%) HP
20 14 (6.25%) Maven
20 14 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (5.80%) Jenkins
21 13 (5.80%) Java EE
21 13 (5.80%) VMware

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.70%) JBoss
3 8 (3.57%) IIS
4 5 (2.23%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.79%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.34%) Node.js
7 2 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.89%) nginx
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.02%) MS Office
3 5 (2.23%) MS Project
4 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.34%) Primavera
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.13%) Office 365
2 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.89%) PaaS
4 2 (0.89%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.16%) Firewall
2 15 (6.70%) DNS
3 11 (4.91%) LAN
3 11 (4.91%) VPN
4 10 (4.46%) BGP
4 10 (4.46%) SAN
4 10 (4.46%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.02%) OSPF
5 9 (4.02%) WAN
6 8 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (3.57%) MPLS
6 8 (3.57%) SSL
7 7 (3.13%) DHCP
7 7 (3.13%) Internet
7 7 (3.13%) IPsec
7 7 (3.13%) NAS
8 6 (2.68%) EIGRP
8 6 (2.68%) FTP
8 6 (2.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.02%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.57%) Big Data
3 8 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.68%) GIS
4 6 (2.68%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.34%) MySQL
8 2 (0.89%) CloverETL
8 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.45%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.25%) Maven
2 13 (5.80%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.91%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 7 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.68%) JUnit
7 4 (1.79%) Ant
7 4 (1.79%) JIRA
7 4 (1.79%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.34%) Gradle
8 3 (1.34%) JMeter
9 2 (0.89%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.89%) Selenium
9 2 (0.89%) Subversion
9 2 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.45%) JBehave
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (4.91%) Finance
2 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.34%) Back Office
4 2 (0.89%) Legal
4 2 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Military
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (16.96%) Developer
2 33 (14.73%) Consultant
3 23 (10.27%) Architect
4 22 (9.82%) Analyst
5 19 (8.48%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.25%) Designer
6 14 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 14 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.91%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 9 (4.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (3.57%) Administrator
9 8 (3.57%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.57%) Network Designer
9 8 (3.57%) Team Leader
9 8 (3.57%) Web Analyst
10 6 (2.68%) ITIL Consultant
10 6 (2.68%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.80%) Java EE
2 12 (5.36%) .NET
2 12 (5.36%) XML
3 9 (4.02%) SOAP
3 9 (4.02%) Spring
3 9 (4.02%) Web Services
4 8 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 5 (2.23%) CSS
6 4 (1.79%) HTML
6 4 (1.79%) J2EE
6 4 (1.79%) Spring MVC
7 3 (1.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.34%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.34%) JSON
7 3 (1.34%) REST
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.89%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (0.89%) JSP
8 2 (0.89%) OSGi
8 2 (0.89%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.82%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.68%) Public Cloud
3 6 (2.68%) SCADA
4 5 (2.23%) Replication
5 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) CESG
6 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.45%) CMDB
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.07%) Windows
2 29 (12.95%) Linux
3 20 (8.93%) Unix
4 16 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.34%) CentOS
8 2 (0.89%) NetWare
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (10.27%) ITIL
3 16 (7.14%) Migration
4 11 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (4.91%) Use Case
5 10 (4.46%) CRM
5 10 (4.46%) DevOps
5 10 (4.46%) Scrum
5 10 (4.46%) Unit Testing
6 9 (4.02%) Change Control
6 9 (4.02%) Open Source
6 9 (4.02%) Waterfall
7 8 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 8 (3.57%) Data Analysis
7 8 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 8 (3.57%) Project Management
8 7 (3.13%) MVC
8 7 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.86%) SQL
2 39 (17.41%) Java
3 21 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 16 (7.14%) C#
4 16 (7.14%) Python
5 12 (5.36%) Ruby
6 9 (4.02%) Perl
6 9 (4.02%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.89%) XAML
10 1 (0.45%) C
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 151 (67.41%) SC Cleared
2 44 (19.64%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.46%) CCNP
5 9 (4.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.68%) Degree
8 5 (2.23%) CISSP
8 5 (2.23%) MCP
8 5 (2.23%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.79%) CISM
9 4 (1.79%) GCIA
9 4 (1.79%) GCIH
9 4 (1.79%) GIAC
9 4 (1.79%) GSEC
9 4 (1.79%) ISSAP
9 4 (1.79%) JNCIP
9 4 (1.79%) MCSE
10 3 (1.34%) CCIE
10 3 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.68%) QA
2 5 (2.23%) RMADS
3 4 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.89%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.57%) vSphere
4 6 (2.68%) UAG
5 4 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.34%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.34%) vCloud
7 1 (0.45%) Docker
7 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Ansible
2 7 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.13%) Puppet
2 7 (3.13%) SCCM
3 5 (2.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (2.23%) SCOM
3 5 (2.23%) WSUS
4 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.34%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 46 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.50%) Oracle
3 26 (11.61%) Cisco
4 14 (6.25%) HP
5 13 (5.80%) Juniper
5 13 (5.80%) VMware
6 8 (3.57%) EMC
7 7 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 7 (3.13%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (1.79%) F5
8 4 (1.79%) Nortel
9 3 (1.34%) Clearswift
9 3 (1.34%) IBM
9 3 (1.34%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.34%) SAP
9 3 (1.34%) StorageTek
9 3 (1.34%) Sun
9 3 (1.34%) Trustwave
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