The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 32 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 63 69 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.95% 5.77% 8.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.65% 22.77% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 37
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £168 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -6.77%
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South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
291 303 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.88% 25.36% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 165 125
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.47 £10.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £29.00 £24.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 51 £404 +26.17% 5
DV Cleared
South East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 89 (78.07%) SC Cleared
3 59 (51.75%) ITIL
4 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 34 (29.82%) MS Office
5 34 (29.82%) MS Excel
5 34 (29.82%) Service Management
6 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2
6 25 (21.93%) Cisco
7 24 (21.05%) Windows
8 20 (17.54%) HP
9 19 (16.67%) Project Management
9 19 (16.67%) OVSD
10 18 (15.79%) Incident Management
11 17 (14.91%) Data Analysis
11 17 (14.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 17 (14.91%) SLA
12 16 (14.04%) MS Project
13 15 (13.16%) CCNP
13 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (12.28%) CCNA
14 14 (12.28%) Linux
15 12 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (9.65%) Matrix Management
16 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
16 11 (9.65%) Firewall
16 11 (9.65%) F5
16 11 (9.65%) ITIL V3
17 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (8.77%) Management Information System

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.51%) Confluence
4 3 (2.63%) IIS
5 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (29.82%) MS Office
1 34 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.04%) MS Project
3 7 (6.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (9.65%) Firewall
3 10 (8.77%) LAN
3 10 (8.77%) WAN
3 10 (8.77%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.02%) VPN
4 8 (7.02%) EIGRP
4 8 (7.02%) OSPF
4 8 (7.02%) Wireless
5 7 (6.14%) Unified Communications
5 7 (6.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (6.14%) Multicast
5 7 (6.14%) BGP
5 7 (6.14%) WLAN
6 6 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 6 (5.26%) SSL
6 6 (5.26%) Internet
6 6 (5.26%) VRRP
6 6 (5.26%) HSRP
6 6 (5.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.75%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) OLTP
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Ant
1 4 (3.51%) JUnit
1 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.51%) Subversion
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
1 4 (3.51%) Mercurial
1 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
1 4 (3.51%) Gradle
General
1 9 (7.89%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (14.91%) Analyst
2 16 (14.04%) Incident Manager
3 11 (9.65%) Network Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.14%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Architect
7 5 (4.39%) Transition Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Governance Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) SCCM Consultant
8 4 (3.51%) Developer
8 4 (3.51%) DBA
8 4 (3.51%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Administrator
8 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (3.51%) Project Officer
9 3 (2.63%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Network Architect
9 3 (2.63%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) J2EE
1 4 (3.51%) EJB
1 4 (3.51%) Web Services
1 4 (3.51%) JMS
1 4 (3.51%) Java EE
1 4 (3.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
1 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.26%) PKI
3 4 (3.51%) Open Source
4 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.75%) CCTV
4 2 (1.75%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Windows
2 14 (12.28%) Linux
3 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.63%) CentOS
7 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.75%) UNIX
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.75%) ITIL
2 34 (29.82%) Service Management
3 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2
4 19 (16.67%) Project Management
5 18 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 17 (14.91%) Data Analysis
7 11 (9.65%) Matrix Management
7 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.65%) ITIL V3
8 10 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.89%) Load Balancing
10 8 (7.02%) Project Planning
10 8 (7.02%) Change Management
10 8 (7.02%) PRINCE
10 8 (7.02%) Migration
11 7 (6.14%) Validation
12 6 (5.26%) ITSM
12 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (5.26%) Problem Management
13 5 (4.39%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) C#
2 4 (3.51%) Java
3 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 89 (78.07%) SC Cleared
3 17 (14.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (13.16%) CCNP
5 14 (12.28%) CCNA
6 9 (7.89%) APMP
7 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.26%) CCIP
8 6 (5.26%) MCP
8 6 (5.26%) MCSE
9 5 (4.39%) CCDP
9 5 (4.39%) CCIE
10 4 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (3.51%) HNC
10 4 (3.51%) HND
11 1 (0.88%) MCSA
11 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.88%) BS15000
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.63%) Firmware
3 3 (2.63%) NFS
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.88%) UAG
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) OVSD
2 10 (8.77%) OpenView
3 6 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.39%) SCCM
4 5 (4.39%) SCOrch
5 4 (3.51%) Puppet
5 4 (3.51%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.51%) SCOM
6 3 (2.63%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.63%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.88%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.88%) Cacti
8 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.93%) Cisco
3 20 (17.54%) HP
4 11 (9.65%) F5
5 9 (7.89%) VMware
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle
7 6 (5.26%) Juniper
7 6 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.51%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.51%) McAfee
9 4 (3.51%) Citrix
10 3 (2.63%) NetApp
10 3 (2.63%) Sophos
10 3 (2.63%) Remedy
10 3 (2.63%) Lumension
11 2 (1.75%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.75%) Compuware
12 1 (0.88%) Nokia
12 1 (0.88%) NetScout
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago