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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 23 51 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.27% 35.17% 16.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.94% 72.86% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 12
Median daily rate £475 £458 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £915
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -21.63%
DV Cleared
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
49 70 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 53.85% 48.28% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 40 24
Median daily rate £330 £458 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +30.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £577 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 4 May 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

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (37.50%) Linux
4 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.38%) Python
6 20 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 16 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 11 (17.19%) Oracle
9 10 (15.63%) QA
10 9 (14.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (14.06%) Scrum
10 9 (14.06%) Windows
11 8 (12.50%) Unix
11 8 (12.50%) Ergonomics
11 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
12 7 (10.94%) ISEB
12 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 7 (10.94%) ITIL
12 7 (10.94%) C++
13 6 (9.38%) Perl
13 6 (9.38%) SQL
13 6 (9.38%) HP
13 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (9.38%) Ruby
13 6 (9.38%) DevOps
13 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
14 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
14 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
14 5 (7.81%) VMware

DV Cleared
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%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.69%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) JBoss
2 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) DHCP
1 3 (4.69%) DNS
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
1 3 (4.69%) LAN
1 3 (4.69%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) AMQP
3 1 (1.56%) Broadband
3 1 (1.56%) GSM
3 1 (1.56%) IPv4
3 1 (1.56%) IPv6
3 1 (1.56%) LTE
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) UMTS
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) Neo4j
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) OLTP
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.56%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner
2 5 (7.81%) Selenium
3 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
4 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.69%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (4.69%) Subversion
4 3 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.13%) Ant
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.13%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 2 (3.13%) RSpec
6 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.56%) JUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Test Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Technician
6 3 (4.69%) C++ Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Support Technician
6 3 (4.69%) Tester
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.13%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) SOAP
2 2 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (1.56%) Java EE
3 1 (1.56%) JMS
3 1 (1.56%) jQuery
3 1 (1.56%) JSF
3 1 (1.56%) Kafka
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
3 1 (1.56%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.56%) Spring
3 1 (1.56%) WCF
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) WebRTC
3 1 (1.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.56%) XMPP
3 1 (1.56%) XSD
3 1 (1.56%) XSLT
3 1 (1.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Ergonomics
1 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) VHDL
4 1 (1.56%) W3C
4 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Windows
3 8 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.69%) AIX
6 2 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.06%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (14.06%) Scrum
3 7 (10.94%) ITIL
3 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (9.38%) DevOps
5 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.81%) OO
5 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.25%) Change Management
6 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (6.25%) Service Management
6 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.25%) TDD
6 4 (6.25%) Test Management
7 3 (4.69%) BDD
7 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 22 (34.38%) Python
3 20 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.94%) C++
5 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 6 (9.38%) Ruby
5 6 (9.38%) SQL
6 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.25%) C#
8 3 (4.69%) C
9 2 (3.13%) Lua
9 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 2 (3.13%) VB
10 1 (1.56%) VBScript
10 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.94%) ISEB
4 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.13%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) CCNP
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.56%) APMP
7 1 (1.56%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.56%) MCAD
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
7 1 (1.56%) MCPD
7 1 (1.56%) MCSD
7 1 (1.56%) MCTS
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) HP
3 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) IBM
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) EMC
5 1 (1.56%) NetApp
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Sun
5 1 (1.56%) webMethods
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