The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 116 134 176
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +42
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 48 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.51% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.19% 4.57% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 26
Median daily rate £395 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £368 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+32.68% +12.36%
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London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
471 525 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.82% 15.14% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 393 677
Median daily rate £450 £444 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £18.10 £19.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% +46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £17.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.10 £17.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 78 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.64%) PRINCE2
4 17 (21.79%) Windows
4 17 (21.79%) ISEB
5 15 (19.23%) Linux
6 14 (17.95%) ITIL
6 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (17.95%) Business Analysis
6 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
7 13 (16.67%) Use Case
7 13 (16.67%) UML
7 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.38%) Java
8 12 (15.38%) CheckPoint
8 12 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 12 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (14.10%) Scrum
10 10 (12.82%) Finance
10 10 (12.82%) Six Sigma
10 10 (12.82%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (12.82%) Lean Six Sigma
10 10 (12.82%) SWOT Analysis
10 10 (12.82%) CBAP
11 9 (11.54%) CITP
11 9 (11.54%) Project Management
12 8 (10.26%) Change Management
12 8 (10.26%) Firewall
12 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
12 8 (10.26%) Spreadsheet

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (6.41%) Confluence
2 3 (3.85%) JBoss
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.56%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.13%) MS Project
4 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.28%) Revit
5 1 (1.28%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Firewall
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
2 3 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (2.56%) SSL
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) WAN
3 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.28%) AMQP
4 1 (1.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) Intranet
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) Big Data
3 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) OLTP
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) JIRA
2 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (5.13%) Bitbucket
2 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
2 4 (5.13%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.56%) Ant
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (2.56%) Gradle
4 2 (2.56%) JUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.28%) Hudson
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) JMeter
5 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Project Officer
4 8 (10.26%) Project Support Officer
4 8 (10.26%) Support Officer
5 7 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Change Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
1 4 (5.13%) EJB
1 4 (5.13%) LAMP
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
2 3 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (2.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) J2EE
3 2 (2.56%) Java EE
3 2 (2.56%) JMS
3 2 (2.56%) Swing
3 2 (2.56%) SWT
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) JSON
4 1 (1.28%) Material Design
4 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.28%) Spring
4 1 (1.28%) XML
4 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) PMI
3 2 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.28%) Ergonomics
4 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Windows
2 15 (19.23%) Linux
3 12 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.85%) Unix
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) PRINCE2
3 14 (17.95%) Business Analysis
3 14 (17.95%) ITIL
3 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.67%) UML
4 13 (16.67%) Use Case
5 11 (14.10%) Scrum
6 10 (12.82%) Lean Six Sigma
6 10 (12.82%) Six Sigma
6 10 (12.82%) SWOT Analysis
7 9 (11.54%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) Change Management
8 8 (10.26%) DevOps
8 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.97%) Resource Management
9 7 (8.97%) Service Management
10 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) Java
1 12 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.97%) SQL
3 6 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.41%) Python
5 4 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.56%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) Go
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.79%) ISEB
3 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.82%) CBAP
4 10 (12.82%) Chartered Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) CITP
6 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
6 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (2.56%) Degree
8 1 (1.28%) HNC
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) COBIT
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) NFS
4 2 (2.56%) Samba
5 1 (1.28%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.28%) Firmware
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Puppet
1 4 (5.13%) SELinux
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 7 (8.97%) VMware
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.41%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) Sybase
6 1 (1.28%) Becrypt
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) HP