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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 6 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 103 144 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.46% 16.44% 10.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.29% 52.55% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 72 40
Average daily rate £430 £368 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £143 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £536 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 0
Average hourly rate £55.65 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
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
269 274 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.31% 31.28% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 137 109
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 112 (47.86%) SC Cleared
2 104 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 75 (32.05%) Microsoft
4 65 (27.78%) Windows
5 43 (18.38%) Windows 7
6 35 (14.96%) Active Directory
7 29 (12.39%) SQL
8 28 (11.97%) ITIL
9 26 (11.11%) Cisco
9 26 (11.11%) Firewall
10 23 (9.83%) Java
10 23 (9.83%) SCCM
11 22 (9.40%) Data Centre
11 22 (9.40%) C#
11 22 (9.40%) Oracle
11 22 (9.40%) HP
12 21 (8.97%) .NET
13 17 (7.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 17 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (7.26%) TCP/IP
14 16 (6.84%) MS Excel
14 16 (6.84%) Juniper
14 16 (6.84%) Finance
15 15 (6.41%) Migration
15 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
15 15 (6.41%) SharePoint
15 15 (6.41%) PL/SQL
16 14 (5.98%) Linux
16 14 (5.98%) VPN
16 14 (5.98%) DNS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 15 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.13%) JBoss
3 6 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (2.14%) IIS
5 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (0.85%) Apache
6 2 (0.85%) nginx
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.56%) MS Office
4 5 (2.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.28%) Primavera
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.71%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.28%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.11%) Firewall
2 17 (7.26%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.98%) DNS
3 14 (5.98%) VPN
4 13 (5.56%) LAN
5 11 (4.70%) BGP
5 11 (4.70%) OSPF
6 8 (3.42%) VLAN
7 7 (2.99%) DHCP
7 7 (2.99%) WAN
7 7 (2.99%) WebEx
8 6 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.56%) SAN
9 5 (2.14%) NAS
10 4 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.71%) EIGRP
10 4 (1.71%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.71%) MPLS
10 4 (1.71%) Network Security
10 4 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.14%) Big Data
4 5 (2.14%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.14%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.28%) GIS
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.85%) CloverETL
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.43%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (3.85%) Maven
2 8 (3.42%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.42%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.56%) JUnit
4 4 (1.71%) Subversion
5 3 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.28%) InstallShield
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.28%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.85%) PVCS
6 2 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.43%) Ant
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.43%) JBehave
7 1 (0.43%) JMeter
7 1 (0.43%) Selenium
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (6.84%) Finance
2 6 (2.56%) Marketing
2 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.85%) Back Office
3 2 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.43%) Billing
4 1 (0.43%) Electronics
4 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.43%) Military
4 1 (0.43%) Publishing
4 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (13.25%) Developer
2 26 (11.11%) Architect
3 25 (10.68%) Analyst
4 20 (8.55%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.12%) Consultant
5 19 (8.12%) Designer
6 18 (7.69%) Applications Packager
6 18 (7.69%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 17 (7.26%) Network Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.70%) Technical Architect
10 10 (4.27%) Administrator
10 10 (4.27%) Incident Manager
10 10 (4.27%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 8 (3.42%) 1st Line Engineer
11 8 (3.42%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 8 (3.42%) Service Analyst
11 8 (3.42%) Service Desk Analyst
11 8 (3.42%) Service Desk Support
11 8 (3.42%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.97%) .NET
2 9 (3.85%) Java EE
3 8 (3.42%) XML
4 6 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 6 (2.56%) Spring
4 6 (2.56%) Web Services
5 4 (1.71%) J2EE
5 4 (1.71%) SOAP
6 3 (1.28%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.28%) JSON
7 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.85%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.85%) CSS
7 2 (0.85%) HTML
7 2 (0.85%) OSGi
8 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.43%) CGI
8 1 (0.43%) SAML
8 1 (0.43%) XSD
8 1 (0.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.40%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.14%) Replication
5 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.71%) Learning Management System
5 4 (1.71%) SCADA
6 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.43%) CESG
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (27.78%) Windows
2 43 (18.38%) Windows 7
3 14 (5.98%) Linux
4 13 (5.56%) Unix
5 9 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.42%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.28%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.85%) NetWare
9 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (11.97%) ITIL
2 17 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
3 15 (6.41%) Migration
4 14 (5.98%) ITIL V3
4 14 (5.98%) Service Management
5 13 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 11 (4.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (4.27%) Change Control
7 10 (4.27%) ITSM
7 10 (4.27%) Problem Management
7 10 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (3.85%) Load Balancing
9 8 (3.42%) Use Case
10 7 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (2.99%) Unit Testing
11 6 (2.56%) Analytics
11 6 (2.56%) Open Source
11 6 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.39%) SQL
2 23 (9.83%) Java
3 22 (9.40%) C#
4 15 (6.41%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.28%) Python
7 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.85%) Ruby
7 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) C
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 112 (47.86%) SC Cleared
2 104 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.85%) Degree
4 9 (3.85%) MCP
5 8 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.42%) MCSE
6 7 (2.99%) CCNP
7 6 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.14%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.71%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.28%) CCIE
11 2 (0.85%) CCDP
11 2 (0.85%) CCNA
11 2 (0.85%) ISEB
11 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.85%) MCITP
11 2 (0.85%) MCTS
11 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.43%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.70%) SLA
2 7 (2.99%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.43%) P3O
4 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 35 (14.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.28%) UAG
6 2 (0.85%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (9.83%) SCCM
2 14 (5.98%) SCOM
3 7 (2.99%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (2.56%) Ansible
5 5 (2.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.85%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.85%) Puppet
7 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.11%) Cisco
3 22 (9.40%) HP
3 22 (9.40%) Oracle
4 16 (6.84%) Juniper
5 13 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 12 (5.13%) VMware
7 8 (3.42%) F5
8 7 (2.99%) Fortinet
9 6 (2.56%) EMC
10 4 (1.71%) SAP
11 3 (1.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (1.28%) Brocade
11 3 (1.28%) Nokia
11 3 (1.28%) Nortel
11 3 (1.28%) StorageTek
11 3 (1.28%) Sun
12 2 (0.85%) Endeca
12 2 (0.85%) Talend
12 2 (0.85%) Trustwave
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