Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -5
Contract jobs citing SC Cleared 76 59 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 13.55% 10.31% 10.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.58% 38.31% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 20
Bracknell median daily rate £252 £260 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.79% -38.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £155 £184 £260
90th Percentile £302 £319 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £401 £430
% change year-on-year +6.74% -6.86% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 0
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -4.00% -42.00% +26.24%

SC Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bracknell
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 132 154 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 23.53% 26.92% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 63 45
Bracknell median daily rate £260 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £155 £215 £162
90th Percentile £456 £518 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 23
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -28.57% -77.49%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SC Cleared in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Bracknell over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared in Bracknell

SC Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SC Cleared in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SC 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.53%) DV Cleared
3 22 (28.95%) Windows
4 19 (25.00%) Cisco
4 19 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 19 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 18 (23.68%) Software Distribution
5 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 18 (23.68%) McAfee
5 18 (23.68%) Firewall
5 18 (23.68%) SCOM
6 17 (22.37%) Internet
7 16 (21.05%) SCCM
8 14 (18.42%) SharePoint Server
8 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (18.42%) IIS
8 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
8 14 (18.42%) SCSM
8 14 (18.42%) McAfee ePO
8 14 (18.42%) Server Patching
8 14 (18.42%) Security Monitoring
9 13 (17.11%) ITIL
10 12 (15.79%) Network Management
10 12 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
11 11 (14.47%) SQL
12 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
13 9 (11.84%) DevOps
14 8 (10.53%) CISM
14 8 (10.53%) CISSP
15 7 (9.21%) Active Directory

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 14 (18.42%) IIS
1 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
1 14 (18.42%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) Firewall
2 17 (22.37%) Internet
3 12 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (7.89%) DAB
4 6 (7.89%) NX-OS
5 4 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (5.26%) SMS
6 3 (3.95%) Network Security
7 1 (1.32%) DHCP
7 1 (1.32%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.32%) DNS
7 1 (1.32%) SAN
7 1 (1.32%) VLAN
7 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (2.63%) Marketing
1 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Operations Technician
2 10 (13.16%) Network Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.21%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Network Support
4 7 (9.21%) Security Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Domain Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Incident Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Information Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Server Support
7 4 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Virtual Team
2 5 (6.58%) PKI
2 5 (6.58%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.95%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) CESG
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 18 (23.68%) Software Distribution
3 14 (18.42%) Security Monitoring
3 14 (18.42%) Server Patching
4 13 (17.11%) ITIL
5 12 (15.79%) Network Management
6 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
7 9 (11.84%) DevOps
8 6 (7.89%) Information Security
8 6 (7.89%) Network Design
8 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.58%) ERP
9 5 (6.58%) SIEM
9 5 (6.58%) Software Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) Migration
10 4 (5.26%) Quality Management
10 4 (5.26%) Release Management
10 4 (5.26%) Software Deployment
10 4 (5.26%) Validation
10 4 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.53%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) CISM
3 8 (10.53%) CISSP
4 7 (9.21%) CISMP
5 1 (1.32%) CCDA
5 1 (1.32%) CCDP
5 1 (1.32%) CCNA
5 1 (1.32%) CCNP
5 1 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) VMware Server
3 4 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.32%) Firmware
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) SCOM
2 16 (21.05%) SCCM
3 14 (18.42%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (18.42%) SCSM
4 5 (6.58%) SCVMM
5 4 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Cisco
1 19 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 18 (23.68%) McAfee
2 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
4 6 (7.89%) Citrix
4 6 (7.89%) Juniper
5 5 (6.58%) HP
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle
6 4 (5.26%) SAP
7 3 (3.95%) Qualys
7 3 (3.95%) Remedy
8 2 (2.63%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.32%) EMC
9 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow