The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank - 68 75
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.50% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
DV Cleared
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
206 199 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.82% 25.81% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 106 84
Average daily rate £450 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £122 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £500 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.13 £25.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.05% -29.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

DV Cleared
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Product Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory