The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 119 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 0.91% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£469 £342 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% -23.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
+23.96% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.55 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.58 £26.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+74.11% -31.41%
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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 East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
392 439 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.32% 19.25% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 200 261
Average daily rate £380 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £159 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 64
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.70 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Essex +6 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
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DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
6 7 (36.84%) OOD
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) MFC
6 7 (36.84%) C++
7 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 5 (26.32%) Information Management
8 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) Python
9 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
9 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
9 3 (15.79%) Network Management
9 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
9 3 (15.79%) Release Management
9 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Network Security
9 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
9 3 (15.79%) Billing
9 3 (15.79%) User Stories
9 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) DPNSS
2 2 (10.53%) QSIG
2 2 (10.53%) PBX
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) IPv4
3 1 (5.26%) IPv6
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) H.323
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Billing
4 2 (10.53%) Military
5 1 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C++ Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Account Manager
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) IVR
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) OOD
1 7 (36.84%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Information Management
3 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) Avaya
2 1 (5.26%) Juniper
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Tandberg