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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 146 144 176
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 62 55 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.18% 6.02% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 32
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £247 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -35.18%
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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
864 913 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.76% 15.73% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 640 737
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.16 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £33.49 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

DV Cleared
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 31 July 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DV Cleared
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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (31.37%) Windows
3 28 (27.45%) Oracle
4 24 (23.53%) Linux
5 22 (21.57%) ITIL
5 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (19.61%) Java
6 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 16 (15.69%) Configuration Management
8 15 (14.71%) JIRA
8 15 (14.71%) Scrum
9 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (12.75%) Ant
11 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
11 12 (11.76%) TDD
11 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 11 (10.78%) JMS
12 11 (10.78%) Internet
12 11 (10.78%) Atlassian
12 11 (10.78%) Test Scripting
12 11 (10.78%) Puppet
12 11 (10.78%) Big Data
12 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database
13 10 (9.80%) MongoDB
13 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
13 10 (9.80%) Open Source
13 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (9.80%) AMQP
13 10 (9.80%) Red Hat

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.84%) Confluence
3 4 (3.92%) SAS
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.96%) Liferay
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 2 (1.96%) Apache
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.98%) Lync
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Office
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.84%) MS Project
3 5 (4.90%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.96%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.98%) Maximo
3 1 (0.98%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Internet
2 10 (9.80%) AMQP
3 5 (4.90%) VoIP
4 4 (3.92%) SAN
4 4 (3.92%) Firewall
5 3 (2.94%) LAN
5 3 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (0.98%) SSL
6 1 (0.98%) PBX
6 1 (0.98%) WAN
6 1 (0.98%) DHCP
6 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.98%) HTTP
6 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.98%) Wireless
6 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.98%) Network Security
6 1 (0.98%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) Big Data
1 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.82%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.94%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.94%) MySQL
6 2 (1.96%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.98%) OLTP
7 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.98%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) JIRA
2 13 (12.75%) Ant
3 9 (8.82%) Subversion
4 8 (7.84%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.84%) Mercurial
5 6 (5.88%) Maven
5 6 (5.88%) JUnit
6 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.92%) Gradle
8 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.98%) Rational Robot
9 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.94%) Banking
2 3 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Billing
3 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Developer
2 11 (10.78%) Analyst
3 8 (7.84%) Project Support Officer
3 8 (7.84%) Project Officer
4 6 (5.88%) Architect
5 5 (4.90%) Consultant
6 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (3.92%) Data Analyst
6 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 3 (2.94%) Test Engineer
7 3 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (2.94%) Incident Manager
7 3 (2.94%) Web Developer
7 3 (2.94%) Tester
7 3 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 3 (2.94%) Administrator
7 3 (2.94%) Designer
7 3 (2.94%) UI Developer
8 2 (1.96%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (1.96%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) JMS
2 10 (9.80%) HTML
2 10 (9.80%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) CSS
2 10 (9.80%) Web Services
2 10 (9.80%) XML
3 6 (5.88%) JSON
4 5 (4.90%) XSD
4 5 (4.90%) XSLT
4 5 (4.90%) Middleware
5 4 (3.92%) EJB
5 4 (3.92%) Java EE
5 4 (3.92%) jQuery
5 4 (3.92%) HTML5
5 4 (3.92%) CSS3
5 4 (3.92%) D3.js
5 4 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.94%) WPF
6 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Derivative
5 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.96%) GIS
5 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) IVR
6 1 (0.98%) CESG
6 1 (0.98%) CCTV
6 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.37%) Windows
2 24 (23.53%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.92%) UNIX
5 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.98%) AIX
7 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.98%) CentOS
7 1 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.57%) ITIL
1 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.69%) Configuration Management
3 15 (14.71%) Scrum
4 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 12 (11.76%) TDD
5 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 11 (10.78%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.80%) Open Source
8 9 (8.82%) Programme Management
8 9 (8.82%) OO
8 9 (8.82%) Project Management
9 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
9 8 (7.84%) Change Control
9 8 (7.84%) SDLC
10 7 (6.86%) Software Delivery
11 6 (5.88%) User Stories
12 5 (4.90%) MapReduce
12 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) Java
2 10 (9.80%) C#
3 8 (7.84%) SQL
3 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (3.92%) Perl
6 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.96%) SAS Macro
7 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.96%) C
8 1 (0.98%) VB
8 1 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) APMP
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.96%) ISEB
5 2 (1.96%) MCPD
5 2 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (0.98%) CISSP
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.98%) CISM
6 1 (0.98%) MCITP
6 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.98%) HNC
6 1 (0.98%) HND
6 1 (0.98%) MCSE
6 1 (0.98%) MCSA
6 1 (0.98%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.96%) XenApp
5 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.98%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.98%) vSphere
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (10.78%) Puppet
2 7 (6.86%) Vagrant
3 6 (5.88%) SCCM
4 4 (3.92%) SCOM
5 3 (2.94%) WSUS
5 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.98%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.98%) SCSM
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.98%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.98%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 28 (27.45%) Oracle
2 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.78%) Atlassian
4 10 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.82%) HP
6 7 (6.86%) VMware
7 6 (5.88%) Cisco
8 5 (4.90%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.94%) Software AG
9 3 (2.94%) NetApp
10 2 (1.96%) Splunk
10 2 (1.96%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.96%) i2
10 2 (1.96%) Dell
10 2 (1.96%) Citrix
11 1 (0.98%) Avaya
11 1 (0.98%) webMethods
11 1 (0.98%) Wyse
11 1 (0.98%) Apple
11 1 (0.98%) Capita
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