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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 112 146 72
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -74
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 41 42 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.30% 0.82% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.72% 5.27% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 84
Average daily rate £475 £450 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
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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
470 797 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.94% 15.50% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 597 686
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.60 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £38.93
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 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 66 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.24%) PRINCE2
2 16 (24.24%) Project Management
3 15 (22.73%) Finance
4 10 (15.15%) Oracle
4 10 (15.15%) Windows
5 9 (13.64%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.61%) ISEB
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.09%) Linux
8 6 (9.09%) Change Management
9 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 5 (7.58%) ITIL
9 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.58%) SDLC
10 4 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.06%) Unix
10 4 (6.06%) MS Project

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (1.52%) Confluence
1 1 (1.52%) JBoss
1 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.52%) SAS
1 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Project
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
1 3 (4.55%) Intranet
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) 2G
3 1 (1.52%) 3G
3 1 (1.52%) 4G
3 1 (1.52%) AMQP
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) IPsec
3 1 (1.52%) SMTP
3 1 (1.52%) SSH
3 1 (1.52%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) GIS
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Business Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Project Officer
5 4 (6.06%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Test Specialist
7 2 (3.03%) Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Author
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.03%) Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Author
7 2 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) Doctrine
2 1 (1.52%) JMS
2 1 (1.52%) REST
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
2 1 (1.52%) WCF
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) PMI
4 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.52%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.52%) CESG
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.52%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) PRINCE2
1 16 (24.24%) Project Management
2 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.09%) Change Management
5 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) Scrum
5 5 (7.58%) SDLC
5 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.06%) Resource Management
6 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Coaching
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.55%) Project Governance
7 3 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Java
2 4 (6.06%) C
2 4 (6.06%) C#
2 4 (6.06%) Python
3 3 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.52%) C++
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.61%) ISEB
3 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) BC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) CISSP
6 2 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (1.52%) CCFP
7 1 (1.52%) CEH
7 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.52%) GCFE
7 1 (1.52%) GIAC
7 1 (1.52%) GREM
7 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.52%) MCPD
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) XenApp
2 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.52%) EnCase
2 1 (1.52%) FTK
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) HP
4 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Capita
5 1 (1.52%) Compaq
5 1 (1.52%) i2
5 1 (1.52%) Terracotta
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) webMethods
5 1 (1.52%) Wyse
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