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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 117 119 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 1.47% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £363 £500 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +90.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
DV Cleared
England

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
468 407 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.64% 15.93% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 199 205
Average daily rate £365 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £189 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 46 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.22 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.60% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.82 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.70 £38.95
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 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

DV Cleared
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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Suffolk +1 4 £363 -27.50% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £499 -
DV Cleared
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) Juniper
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 3 (17.65%) Information Management
7 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA
7 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) MPLS
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 3 (17.65%) IPsec
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) BGP
2 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
2 3 (17.65%) IPsec
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) Broadband
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) ISDN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Designer
1 3 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) IP Designer
1 3 (17.65%) Network Designer
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Test Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.88%) e-Health
4 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) SCADA
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Information Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Security Hardening
4 1 (5.88%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
6 2 (11.76%) MCITP
6 2 (11.76%) MCSE
6 2 (11.76%) MCTS
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.76%) VCAP
6 2 (11.76%) VCP4
6 2 (11.76%) VCP5
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
7 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
7 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Check_MK
1 2 (11.76%) Kibana
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) FatWire
4 1 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Sitecore