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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 63 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.02% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.86% 1.48% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate £388 £500 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
- +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -21.63%
DV Cleared
South West

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
185 203 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.02% 23.17% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 138 121
Average daily rate £388 £389 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +50.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £36.40 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) CESG
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (18.75%) IISP
4 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
4 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) R
5 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 2 (12.50%) D3.js
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Avionics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) D3.js
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) OpenCL
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CESG
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Physics
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security
1 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Munging
3 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Linear Algebra
3 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 2 (12.50%) Office Automation
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) MODAF
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (18.75%) IISP
5 2 (12.50%) ISEB
5 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
6 1 (6.25%) APMP
6 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
6 1 (6.25%) GCIA
6 1 (6.25%) GCIH
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Snort
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) RSA enVision
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
2 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (6.25%) VMware