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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 152 80 142
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +62
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 44 152 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 2.43% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 13.93% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 87 35
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£469 £480 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -37.93%
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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
848 1091 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.09% 17.44% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 734 607
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £257 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 31
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £18.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 80 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.00%) Windows
3 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.00%) Oracle
3 16 (20.00%) ITIL
4 12 (15.00%) Linux
5 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
5 11 (13.75%) Project Management
6 9 (11.25%) Java
6 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
6 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.00%) MS Office
7 8 (10.00%) Finance
8 7 (8.75%) HP
9 6 (7.50%) MS Project
9 6 (7.50%) C#
9 6 (7.50%) SQL
9 6 (7.50%) Change Management
9 6 (7.50%) Migration
9 6 (7.50%) VMware
9 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
10 5 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
10 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (6.25%) Hadoop

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) SAS
2 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Eucalyptus
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.00%) MS Office
3 6 (7.50%) MS Project
4 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) SAN
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) LAN
2 2 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.25%) NAS
3 1 (1.25%) AMQP
3 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.75%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.50%) EDRMS
5 2 (2.50%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.50%) MySQL
5 2 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Ant
1 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.25%) Rational Robot
4 1 (1.25%) MSI
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (13.75%) Analyst
2 10 (12.50%) Architect
3 6 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
4 4 (5.00%) Project Officer
4 4 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (5.00%) Consultant
4 4 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.75%) Developer
5 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
5 3 (3.75%) Test Engineer
5 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (2.50%) SAS Programmer
6 2 (2.50%) Performance Manager
6 2 (2.50%) Data Programmer
6 2 (2.50%) Capacity Manager
6 2 (2.50%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) .NET
1 4 (5.00%) XML
2 3 (3.75%) XSLT
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
3 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.50%) JSP
3 2 (2.50%) SOAP
3 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.25%) WinForms
4 1 (1.25%) DAO
4 1 (1.25%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.25%) JMS
4 1 (1.25%) Middleware
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) J2EE
4 1 (1.25%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Open Source
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) GIS
4 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.50%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) CESG
5 1 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.25%) Derivative
5 1 (1.25%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.25%) CMDB
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) RMADS
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.00%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) AIX
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (13.75%) Project Management
3 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.50%) Change Management
5 6 (7.50%) Programme Management
5 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.50%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.75%) SIEM
7 3 (3.75%) Change Control
7 3 (3.75%) Release Management
7 3 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.75%) Information Management
7 3 (3.75%) Document Management
7 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.75%) Data Architecture
7 3 (3.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) Java
2 6 (7.50%) C#
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) C
3 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) Perl
3 3 (3.75%) Python
3 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.50%) SAS Macro
4 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.25%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) ACCA
3 2 (2.50%) CIMA
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) AAT
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.25%) MCPD
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) GAAP
2 1 (1.25%) COBIT
2 1 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) HP
3 6 (7.50%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) NetApp
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.50%) i2
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (1.25%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
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