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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 7 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 84 106 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.88% 11.39% 14.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.44% 42.23% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 63 60
Median daily rate £450 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 6
Median hourly rate £30.91 £57.83 £23.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.54% +144.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.49 £55.55 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £19.45
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +118.50%

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
213 251 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.13% 26.96% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 144 132
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 £220 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% -0.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 82 (57.75%) SC Cleared
2 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
3 30 (21.13%) DV Cleared
4 29 (20.42%) Java
5 28 (19.72%) Linux
6 24 (16.90%) JavaScript
7 22 (15.49%) Office 365
8 21 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (14.08%) Migration
9 20 (14.08%) Python
10 18 (12.68%) SQL
10 18 (12.68%) Git (software)
11 17 (11.97%) C#
11 17 (11.97%) Oracle
11 17 (11.97%) SharePoint
12 16 (11.27%) TCP/IP
13 15 (10.56%) Unix
14 14 (9.86%) MS Exchange
14 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
14 14 (9.86%) Bash Shell
15 13 (9.15%) CentOS
15 13 (9.15%) SELinux
15 13 (9.15%) Prototyping
15 13 (9.15%) MS Excel
15 13 (9.15%) ITIL
15 13 (9.15%) MVC
15 13 (9.15%) Finance
15 13 (9.15%) Debian
15 13 (9.15%) SSH

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 (11.97%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.82%) Confluence
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (2.11%) Documentum
6 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.41%) Apache
7 2 (1.41%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.41%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.34%) MS Office
3 6 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.11%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.11%) MS Project
4 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.49%) Office 365
2 6 (4.23%) Google Drive
2 6 (4.23%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.11%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.27%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.15%) SSH
3 10 (7.04%) HTTP
3 10 (7.04%) ICMP
4 7 (4.93%) WAN
5 4 (2.82%) DHCP
5 4 (2.82%) DNS
5 4 (2.82%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.82%) Network Security
6 3 (2.11%) BGP
6 3 (2.11%) DSL
6 3 (2.11%) IPsec
6 3 (2.11%) L2TP
6 3 (2.11%) LAN
6 3 (2.11%) MPLS
6 3 (2.11%) OSPF
6 3 (2.11%) PPP
6 3 (2.11%) SNMP
6 3 (2.11%) X.21
6 3 (2.11%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
2 7 (4.93%) MySQL
3 4 (2.82%) GIS
3 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.11%) Big Data
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.41%) OrientDB
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.93%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.52%) JUnit
3 5 (3.52%) Maven
4 4 (2.82%) JIRA
4 4 (2.82%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.11%) Selenium
5 3 (2.11%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.41%) JMeter
7 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.70%) Protractor
7 1 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.41%) Billing
3 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Electronics
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (28.87%) Developer
2 31 (21.83%) Consultant
3 17 (11.97%) Java Developer
4 16 (11.27%) Analyst
5 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (7.04%) Migration Consultant
6 10 (7.04%) Office 365 Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) Exchange Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 8 (5.63%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Java Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.23%) DevOps Consultant
10 6 (4.23%) Java Consultant
10 6 (4.23%) JavaScript Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Migration Specialist
10 6 (4.23%) SharePoint Specialist
11 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) Hibernate
1 9 (6.34%) Spring
2 7 (4.93%) .NET
2 7 (4.93%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.23%) Entity Framework
4 5 (3.52%) HTML
4 5 (3.52%) Java EE
5 4 (2.82%) CSS
5 4 (2.82%) EJB
5 4 (2.82%) JPA
5 4 (2.82%) jQuery
5 4 (2.82%) OpenLayers
5 4 (2.82%) SOAP
5 4 (2.82%) Spring MVC
5 4 (2.82%) Web Services
6 3 (2.11%) CGI
6 3 (2.11%) XML
7 2 (1.41%) Kafka
8 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.52%) Clustering
2 5 (3.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.82%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.41%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (1.41%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.41%) PMI
4 2 (1.41%) Wiki
5 1 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) RIA
5 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.72%) Linux
2 21 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (10.56%) Unix
4 13 (9.15%) CentOS
4 13 (9.15%) Debian
4 13 (9.15%) Ubuntu
5 12 (8.45%) Windows
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.82%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.11%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.08%) Migration
3 13 (9.15%) ITIL
3 13 (9.15%) MVC
3 13 (9.15%) Prototyping
4 12 (8.45%) DevOps
5 11 (7.75%) TDD
6 10 (7.04%) Open Source
7 9 (6.34%) Data Protection
7 9 (6.34%) ERP
8 8 (5.63%) Scrum
9 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.23%) Change Management
10 6 (4.23%) CRM
10 6 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.23%) Project Management
10 6 (4.23%) Security Architecture
10 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.23%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.42%) Java
2 24 (16.90%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.08%) Python
4 18 (12.68%) SQL
5 17 (11.97%) C#
6 14 (9.86%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.75%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.93%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.52%) VBA
10 4 (2.82%) C
11 2 (1.41%) Scala
12 1 (0.70%) C++
12 1 (0.70%) PHP
12 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (57.75%) SC Cleared
2 30 (21.13%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) CCNA
3 4 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.82%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.11%) Degree
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.11%) SANS
5 2 (1.41%) CCNP
5 2 (1.41%) ISACA
5 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.41%) PMP
5 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.70%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.70%) HNC
6 1 (0.70%) ISEB
6 1 (0.70%) OSCP
6 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.70%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.93%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (9.15%) SELinux
2 10 (7.04%) Ansible
3 9 (6.34%) SCCM
4 6 (4.23%) SCOM
5 5 (3.52%) WSUS
6 2 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.70%) Puppet
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.97%) Oracle
3 10 (7.04%) SAP
4 8 (5.63%) VMware
5 6 (4.23%) EMC
5 6 (4.23%) Google
5 6 (4.23%) HP
5 6 (4.23%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.82%) Cisco
6 4 (2.82%) Citrix
6 4 (2.82%) Juniper
7 2 (1.41%) Capita
7 2 (1.41%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.70%) F5
8 1 (0.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.70%) Mitel
8 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.70%) Talend
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