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 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 35 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.93% 21.67% 29.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.31% 53.06% 59.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 28
Median daily rate £413 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £394 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £597 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £438 £415
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
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Gloucestershire

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
52 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.98% 40.83% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 48
Median daily rate £400 £438 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +17.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £325 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

DV Cleared
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 September 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

DV Cleared
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 September 2016, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (51.56%) Java
3 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.25%) Linux
4 20 (31.25%) Python
5 14 (21.88%) ISTQB
5 14 (21.88%) Unix
5 14 (21.88%) Selenium
6 11 (17.19%) ISEB
7 10 (15.63%) C++
7 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
7 10 (15.63%) Ruby
7 10 (15.63%) JIRA
7 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
8 9 (14.06%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.06%) Maven
8 9 (14.06%) Ant
8 9 (14.06%) Oracle
9 8 (12.50%) Windows
9 8 (12.50%) HP
9 8 (12.50%) SDLC
9 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
10 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
10 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.38%) Scrum
11 6 (9.38%) VMware
11 6 (9.38%) Finance
11 6 (9.38%) ClearCase

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.69%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
1 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.81%) OrientDB
3 4 (6.25%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Selenium
2 10 (15.63%) JIRA
3 9 (14.06%) Ant
3 9 (14.06%) Maven
4 6 (9.38%) ClearCase
4 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.38%) JUnit
5 5 (7.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.81%) JMeter
5 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.69%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (3.13%) Subversion
8 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.56%) Hudson
9 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Test Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Commercial Director
9 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Test Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) Tester
9 2 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) REST
2 4 (6.25%) Java EE
2 4 (6.25%) JSON
3 2 (3.13%) EJB
3 2 (3.13%) J2EE
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.56%) JMS
4 1 (1.56%) JSF
4 1 (1.56%) Kafka
4 1 (1.56%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.56%) Spring
4 1 (1.56%) Swing
4 1 (1.56%) SWT
4 1 (1.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Ergonomics
4 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.56%) VHDL
5 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) Unix
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.13%) Solaris
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) CentOS
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
3 9 (14.06%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.50%) SDLC
4 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.38%) Scrum
5 6 (9.38%) Time Management
6 5 (7.81%) BDD
6 5 (7.81%) Innovation Management
6 5 (7.81%) OO
6 5 (7.81%) Release Management
6 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.81%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 20 (31.25%) Python
3 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
3 10 (15.63%) C++
3 10 (15.63%) Ruby
4 6 (9.38%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) C
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
5 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.13%) Lua
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.88%) ISTQB
3 11 (17.19%) ISEB
4 4 (6.25%) CEH
4 4 (6.25%) Sun Certification
5 3 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.69%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) HP
3 6 (9.38%) VMware
4 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco
5 3 (4.69%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) OpenText
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
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