The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 22 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.82% 12.86% 28.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 36.00% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 9
Average daily rate
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£403 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.83% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £397 £694
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.79 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.58% -14.00%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 39.64% 35.71% 55.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 25
Average daily rate £330 £312 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% -22.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £302 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £467 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £44.10 £42.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +31.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) Release Management
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.90%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 5 (11.90%) Python
4 5 (11.90%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) MS Project
5 4 (9.52%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 4 (9.52%) Finance
5 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Altiris
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) JIRA
6 3 (7.14%) Subversion
6 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
6 3 (7.14%) SCOM
6 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
1 2 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cabling Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) Struts
2 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
1 2 (4.76%) Economics
2 1 (2.38%) CMDB
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 6 (14.29%) Project Management
1 6 (14.29%) Release Management
2 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.52%) OO
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
5 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
1 5 (11.90%) Perl
1 5 (11.90%) Python
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) C
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) Lua
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCOM
1 3 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Altiris
4 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) McAfee
5 2 (4.76%) Sophos
5 2 (4.76%) Primavera
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) CA
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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