The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 59 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 0.25% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 1.50% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£540 £331 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.01% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £326 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £336 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.73% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £31.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-31.04% -30.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
169 133 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.27% 16.50% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 97 78
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Average hourly rate £37.74 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.65% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £16.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.40 £33.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) XenApp
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) MCP
5 3 (15.00%) IIS
5 3 (15.00%) CESG
5 3 (15.00%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.00%) Information Management
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (15.00%) MODAF
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.00%) CISM
6 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (10.00%) IBM

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing DV 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 DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
1 1 (5.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Advisor
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Process Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JDBC
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) Swing
1 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
1 2 (10.00%) Java EE
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) CESG
2 3 (15.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.00%) RMADS
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) Information Management
3 3 (15.00%) MODAF
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Code Coverage
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP
4 2 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (5.00%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee
3 1 (5.00%) Sophos