Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 63 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 -43 +22
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 17 38 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.34% 2.61% 6.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.57% 9.16% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 56
Reading median daily rate £650 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £430 £267 £373
90th Percentile £750 £638 £534
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 53
Reading median hourly rate £16.00 £43.28 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.03% +40.06% +81.02%
10th Percentile £15.00 £23.48 £21.55
90th Percentile £17.00 £55.65 £47.04
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £43.28 £30.90
% change year-on-year -72.27% +40.06% +81.02%

DV 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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 305 415 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.13% 28.46% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 203 276
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.32%
10th Percentile £260 £226 £257
90th Percentile £600 £573 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 63
Reading median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +16.50% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.63 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £54.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Reading

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Reading

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Reading

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
5 3 (17.65%) Skype
6 2 (11.76%) Cybercrime
6 2 (11.76%) Lumension
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) SLA
6 2 (11.76%) Primavera
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) MCP
6 2 (11.76%) MCSE
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.76%) Military
6 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection

DV Cleared
Co-occurring 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 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (11.76%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Skype
2 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Director
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Cybercrime
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (11.76%) ERP
1 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
1 2 (11.76%) Information Security
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Migration
1 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
1 2 (11.76%) Project Management
1 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
2 1 (5.88%) Change Control
2 1 (5.88%) Coaching
2 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
2 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Lumension
4 1 (5.88%) Borland
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) VMware