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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 124 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 17 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.43% 1.06% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Average daily rate
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£525 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £410 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.55 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.67 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -25.69%
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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
496 470 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.47% 19.38% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 224 289
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £151 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £470 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 72
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -27.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
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 19 December 2014. 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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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 -7 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -10 1 - -
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DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) UNIX
4 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) C++
6 7 (28.00%) MFC
6 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
6 7 (28.00%) OOD
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (20.00%) Information Management
8 5 (20.00%) User Experience
8 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
9 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.00%) Data Entry
9 4 (16.00%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (12.00%) Network Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) PBX
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) DPNSS
2 2 (8.00%) QSIG
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) IPv4
3 1 (4.00%) IPv6
3 1 (4.00%) H.323
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Billing
4 2 (8.00%) Military
5 1 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Service Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Account Manager
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (16.00%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.00%) IVR
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) UNIX
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (28.00%) OO
2 7 (28.00%) OOD
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.00%) Information Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Data Entry
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Network Management
6 3 (12.00%) Release Management
6 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.00%) CEH
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) Avaya
2 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper