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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 72 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 11 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.12% - 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.24% - 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£650 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -32.09%
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
152 161 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.43% 20.51% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 80 51
Average daily rate £420 £397 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £142 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £610 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 13
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warrington - 2 £650 -
DV Cleared
North West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Ant
3 9 (75.00%) JUnit
3 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) OOP
3 9 (75.00%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) J2EE
3 9 (75.00%) OOD
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) COBIT
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Ant
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) J2EE
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OOP
1 9 (75.00%) OO
1 9 (75.00%) OOD
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle