The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the 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 27 May 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 167 162 189
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 760 713 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.52% 1.44% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.13% 7.47% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 367 280
Median daily rate £440 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 8
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -21.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.28 £16.60 £14.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £35.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -21.63%
DV Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10653 9545 9423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.28% 19.32% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 5552 5585
Median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £543 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 472 479
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in England

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in England

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in England

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in England

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -11 238 £420 +0.71% 27
London +25 233 £500 +5.26% 10
South West +1 221 £450 -2.70% 32
North West -32 19 £425 -2.29% 6
North East -32 15 £258 -20.76% 1
East of England +12 12 £460 +2.22% 1
West Midlands -10 10 £325 -11.86% 1
East Midlands -5 6 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £300 -42.85% 2
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 1562 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 535 (34.25%) SC Cleared
3 300 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (17.41%) Java
5 262 (16.77%) Linux
6 257 (16.45%) Windows
7 228 (14.60%) Oracle
8 222 (14.21%) Microsoft
9 191 (12.23%) C
10 185 (11.84%) SQL
11 180 (11.52%) ITIL
12 171 (10.95%) Project Management
13 165 (10.56%) Cisco
14 156 (9.99%) Active Directory
15 129 (8.26%) JavaScript
16 128 (8.19%) PRINCE2
17 125 (8.00%) HP
17 125 (8.00%) Migration
18 118 (7.55%) SQL Server
19 116 (7.43%) Finance
20 115 (7.36%) Python
21 114 (7.30%) VMware
22 113 (7.23%) Juniper
23 112 (7.17%) Unix
24 110 (7.04%) MS Excel
25 94 (6.02%) Service Management
26 91 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
27 88 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
28 87 (5.57%) Information Assurance
29 85 (5.44%) HTML

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 75 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.50%) JBoss
3 36 (2.30%) Confluence
4 34 (2.18%) MS Exchange
5 32 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 30 (1.92%) IIS
7 25 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.47%) Apache
9 21 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (1.02%) nginx
12 15 (0.96%) SAS
13 13 (0.83%) GlassFish
14 12 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
15 10 (0.64%) Node.js
16 8 (0.51%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.51%) OpenStack
17 7 (0.45%) Documentum
17 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.45%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 110 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 59 (3.78%) MS Office
3 47 (3.01%) MS Project
4 16 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.83%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.38%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.19%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.13%) CPLEX
12 1 (0.064%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.83%) Primavera
3 12 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.26%) Maximo
5 4 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.064%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.02%) GitHub
3 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.38%) IaaS
5 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.32%) PaaS
6 4 (0.26%) Office 365
6 4 (0.26%) SaaS
7 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.064%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.06%) WAN
2 77 (4.93%) Firewall
3 71 (4.55%) VPN
4 54 (3.46%) SAN
5 42 (2.69%) IPsec
6 40 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 39 (2.50%) OSPF
8 37 (2.37%) DNS
9 36 (2.30%) BGP
9 36 (2.30%) MPLS
10 35 (2.24%) Internet
11 33 (2.11%) Network Security
12 32 (2.05%) DHCP
13 27 (1.73%) LAN
14 21 (1.34%) Broadband
15 20 (1.28%) EIGRP
15 20 (1.28%) ISDN
15 20 (1.28%) Wireless
16 14 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (0.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.99%) Hadoop
3 60 (3.84%) Oracle Database
4 50 (3.20%) Big Data
5 32 (2.05%) GIS
5 32 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 27 (1.73%) NoSQL
7 23 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.41%) Neo4j
9 20 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.02%) MySQL
11 15 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (0.96%) OrientDB
11 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (0.83%) EDRMS
13 11 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.64%) MS Access
15 9 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 62 (3.97%) JIRA
2 37 (2.37%) Git (software)
2 37 (2.37%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.79%) JUnit
5 26 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 23 (1.47%) Selenium
7 19 (1.22%) Subversion
8 17 (1.09%) ClearCase
8 17 (1.09%) Maven
9 16 (1.02%) Artifactory
9 16 (1.02%) GitLab
10 15 (0.96%) Bitbucket
11 14 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 14 (0.90%) LoadRunner
12 12 (0.77%) MSI
13 11 (0.70%) Protractor
13 11 (0.70%) WiX
14 10 (0.64%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 116 (7.43%) Finance
2 30 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 29 (1.86%) Military
4 16 (1.02%) Law
5 13 (0.83%) Legal
6 8 (0.51%) Billing
6 8 (0.51%) Local Government
7 7 (0.45%) Back Office
8 6 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.38%) Marketing
9 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.064%) Avionics
10 1 (0.064%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.064%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.064%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.064%) Retail
Job Titles
1 283 (18.12%) Developer
2 167 (10.69%) Architect
3 139 (8.90%) Analyst
3 139 (8.90%) Consultant
4 116 (7.43%) Java Developer
5 102 (6.53%) Project Manager
6 58 (3.71%) Support Engineer
7 57 (3.65%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 56 (3.59%) Designer
9 50 (3.20%) Business Analyst
10 47 (3.01%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 43 (2.75%) Administrator
12 41 (2.62%) Network Engineer
13 38 (2.43%) Software Developer
14 37 (2.37%) Network Architect
15 36 (2.30%) Integration Engineer
15 36 (2.30%) Test Engineer
16 35 (2.24%) Network Designer
17 34 (2.18%) Applications Developer
18 33 (2.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (5.44%) HTML
2 80 (5.12%) Web Services
3 67 (4.29%) CSS
4 61 (3.91%) jQuery
5 58 (3.71%) .NET
6 56 (3.59%) J2EE
7 43 (2.75%) Java EE
8 42 (2.69%) XML
9 36 (2.30%) Spring
10 28 (1.79%) HTML5
11 24 (1.54%) AngularJS
11 24 (1.54%) EJB
12 22 (1.41%) Hibernate
13 21 (1.34%) JSON
14 20 (1.28%) CSS3
15 19 (1.22%) Grails
15 19 (1.22%) JSF
16 17 (1.09%) RESTful
17 16 (1.02%) Sensu
18 15 (0.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 47 (3.01%) Data Centre
4 37 (2.37%) Visualisation
5 36 (2.30%) User Experience
6 34 (2.18%) PKI
7 25 (1.60%) CESG
8 20 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
10 18 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.09%) Wiki
12 15 (0.96%) Fat Client
12 15 (0.96%) Statistics
12 15 (0.96%) Thin Client
13 14 (0.90%) Replication
14 10 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.64%) Ergonomics
15 9 (0.58%) Clustering
15 9 (0.58%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.51%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 262 (16.77%) Linux
2 257 (16.45%) Windows
3 112 (7.17%) Unix
4 84 (5.38%) Windows Server
5 70 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (3.07%) Windows 7
7 41 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
11 21 (1.34%) Windows 10
11 21 (1.34%) Windows Vista
12 20 (1.28%) AIX
12 20 (1.28%) HPUX
13 16 (1.02%) CoreOS
14 13 (0.83%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.77%) CentOS
16 10 (0.64%) Ubuntu
17 9 (0.58%) Android
17 9 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (11.52%) ITIL
3 171 (10.95%) Project Management
4 128 (8.19%) PRINCE2
5 125 (8.00%) Migration
6 94 (6.02%) Service Management
7 87 (5.57%) Information Assurance
8 83 (5.31%) Change Management
9 81 (5.19%) DevOps
10 75 (4.80%) Service Delivery
11 74 (4.74%) Scrum
12 68 (4.35%) Risk Management
13 67 (4.29%) Configuration Management
14 63 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 61 (3.91%) Software Engineering
16 57 (3.65%) TDD
17 50 (3.20%) Open Source
17 50 (3.20%) Test Scripting
18 47 (3.01%) Cybersecurity
19 46 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 272 (17.41%) Java
2 191 (12.23%) C
3 185 (11.84%) SQL
4 129 (8.26%) JavaScript
5 115 (7.36%) Python
6 81 (5.19%) C++
7 63 (4.03%) C#
7 63 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 61 (3.91%) Bash Shell
9 47 (3.01%) Perl
10 45 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 43 (2.75%) Ruby
12 42 (2.69%) VBScript
13 24 (1.54%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.47%) VB
15 21 (1.34%) Groovy
16 20 (1.28%) PHP
17 16 (1.02%) Go
17 16 (1.02%) Scala
18 10 (0.64%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1562 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 535 (34.25%) SC Cleared
3 91 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 56 (3.59%) ISEB
6 50 (3.20%) BC Cleared
7 49 (3.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 47 (3.01%) CLAS
9 45 (2.88%) CCNP
10 44 (2.82%) CISSP
11 42 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (2.30%) CESG Certified Professional
13 29 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 28 (1.79%) CCNA
15 27 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 22 (1.41%) Degree
17 19 (1.22%) APMP
17 19 (1.22%) JNCIP
18 18 (1.15%) JNCIS
18 18 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (2.43%) QA
3 35 (2.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 33 (2.11%) JSP 440
5 30 (1.92%) RMADS
6 25 (1.60%) SLA
7 4 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.19%) GPG13
9 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.064%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.064%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.064%) GxP
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 156 (9.99%) Active Directory
2 88 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.09%) Docker
5 16 (1.02%) Ceph
5 16 (1.02%) etcd
5 16 (1.02%) flannel
5 16 (1.02%) GlusterFS
6 13 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.77%) vSphere
7 12 (0.77%) XenApp
8 10 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.51%) Firmware
9 8 (0.51%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.45%) HDFS
11 6 (0.38%) NFS
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.38%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (2.62%) SCCM
2 33 (2.11%) Puppet
3 25 (1.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 22 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
6 17 (1.09%) Ansible
7 16 (1.02%) Graphite
7 16 (1.02%) HAProxy
7 16 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 16 (1.02%) Kubernetes
7 16 (1.02%) logstash
7 16 (1.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 12 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 12 (0.77%) SCOM
9 10 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (0.45%) Netcool
10 7 (0.45%) Unicenter
10 7 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 228 (14.60%) Oracle
2 222 (14.21%) Microsoft
3 165 (10.56%) Cisco
4 125 (8.00%) HP
5 114 (7.30%) VMware
6 113 (7.23%) Juniper
7 52 (3.33%) Citrix
8 50 (3.20%) Red Hat
9 42 (2.69%) EMC
10 28 (1.79%) Atlassian
11 27 (1.73%) Lumension
12 24 (1.54%) IBM
13 22 (1.41%) SolarWinds
14 19 (1.22%) Intel Security
15 18 (1.15%) SAP
16 16 (1.02%) BT
17 14 (0.90%) CA
17 14 (0.90%) NetApp
18 13 (0.83%) CheckPoint
18 13 (0.83%) OpenText
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £25 - £28 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Flexible, competitive rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + expenses
Posted: 11 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £424 - £466 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £269 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £24.00 - £24.12 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago
Andover
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago