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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 127 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.72% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £219 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -8.33%
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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
466 524 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.60% 16.67% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 258 219
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 44 50
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 21 April 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
Hertfordshire +6 2 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +1 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
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England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) UNIX
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) MFC
6 7 (31.82%) C++
6 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
6 7 (31.82%) OOD
7 5 (22.73%) Information Management
8 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Network Management
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 4 (18.18%) Python
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (13.64%) Release Management
9 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Network Security
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
9 3 (13.64%) Billing
9 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
9 3 (13.64%) User Stories

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
1 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
2 2 (9.09%) DPNSS
2 2 (9.09%) QSIG
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) PBX
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) IPv4
3 1 (4.55%) IPv6
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) H.323
3 1 (4.55%) IPsec
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) MFC
2 2 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) IVR
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) OO
1 7 (31.82%) OOD
2 5 (22.73%) Information Management
3 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Tandberg
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle