Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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 Clearance
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 87 72 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 15.51% 12.54% 15.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.41% 46.15% 50.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 26
Bracknell median daily rate £252 £269 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.23% -27.59% +18.88%
10th Percentile £155 £161 £165
90th Percentile £301 £438 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £413 £440
% change year-on-year +4.24% -6.25% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 5
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £7.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +66.67% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +81.02%

Security 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 131 156 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 23.35% 27.18% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 63 45
Bracknell median daily rate £263 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +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 23 36 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 £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Bracknell

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Bracknell

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bracknell over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Bracknell

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 75 (86.21%) SC Cleared
2 27 (31.03%) DV Cleared
3 23 (26.44%) Windows
4 22 (25.29%) Cisco
5 21 (24.14%) Firewall
5 21 (24.14%) SolarWinds
6 20 (22.99%) SCOM
7 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
7 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
8 17 (19.54%) SCCM
8 17 (19.54%) Software Distribution
8 17 (19.54%) Internet
8 17 (19.54%) McAfee
9 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (16.09%) ITIL
9 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
9 14 (16.09%) IIS
9 14 (16.09%) SharePoint Server
9 14 (16.09%) McAfee ePO
9 14 (16.09%) SCSM
9 14 (16.09%) Server Patching
9 14 (16.09%) Security Monitoring
10 13 (14.94%) Cisco ISE
10 13 (14.94%) SQL
11 12 (13.79%) Network Management
12 10 (11.49%) Incident Management
13 9 (10.34%) Citrix
13 9 (10.34%) DevOps
14 8 (9.20%) NX-OS
14 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012

Security 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 (16.09%) IIS
1 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
1 14 (16.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.14%) Firewall
2 17 (19.54%) Internet
3 13 (14.94%) Cisco ISE
4 8 (9.20%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (9.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (9.20%) DAB
4 8 (9.20%) NX-OS
5 5 (5.75%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.45%) Network Security
6 3 (3.45%) SMS
7 2 (2.30%) DHCP
7 2 (2.30%) DNS
8 1 (1.15%) DMVPN
8 1 (1.15%) SAN
8 1 (1.15%) VLAN
8 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (2.30%) Finance
1 2 (2.30%) Marketing
1 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (16.09%) Operations Technician
2 11 (12.64%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.49%) Architect
3 10 (11.49%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (9.20%) Domain Architect
5 8 (9.20%) Network Support
6 7 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.05%) Security Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Incident Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Information Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 5 (5.75%) PKI
2 5 (5.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.15%) CESG
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
2 17 (19.54%) Software Distribution
3 14 (16.09%) ITIL
3 14 (16.09%) Security Monitoring
3 14 (16.09%) Server Patching
4 12 (13.79%) Network Management
5 10 (11.49%) Incident Management
6 9 (10.34%) DevOps
7 8 (9.20%) Network Design
7 8 (9.20%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.90%) ERP
8 6 (6.90%) Information Security
9 5 (5.75%) SIEM
10 4 (4.60%) Data Extraction
10 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.60%) Data Validation
10 4 (4.60%) Quality Management
10 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.60%) Software Delivery
10 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) Perl
2 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (86.21%) SC Cleared
2 27 (31.03%) DV Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) CISM
3 8 (9.20%) CISSP
4 7 (8.05%) CISMP
5 2 (2.30%) CCNA
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCDA
6 1 (1.15%) CCDP
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
6 1 (1.15%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.15%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Server
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.15%) Firmware
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (22.99%) SCOM
2 17 (19.54%) SCCM
3 14 (16.09%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (16.09%) SCSM
4 5 (5.75%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Netcool
6 1 (1.15%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.15%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Cisco
2 21 (24.14%) SolarWinds
3 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.54%) McAfee
5 9 (10.34%) Citrix
6 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
6 8 (9.20%) Juniper
6 8 (9.20%) VMware
7 6 (6.90%) HP
8 5 (5.75%) Oracle
9 4 (4.60%) SAP
10 3 (3.45%) Qualys
10 3 (3.45%) Remedy
11 2 (2.30%) Fujitsu
12 1 (1.15%) EMC
12 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow