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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 163 164 173
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 787 764 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.48% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.37% 7.71% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 394 264
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £291 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 4
Median hourly rate £26.75 £24.12 £25.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.19 £21.55 £17.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.64 £37.09 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.81 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +51.20%
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
10673 9913 9247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.40% 19.21% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6699 5990 5297
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 486 403
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 +9 246 £420 +2.43% 21
London +17 241 £500 +5.26% 32
South West +3 232 £450 +5.88% 32
North East -37 18 £250 +31.57% 1
East of England +25 15 £425 -1.16% 4
West Midlands -23 15 £363 -13.69% 3
North West -23 8 £475 - 9
East Midlands -24 7 £400 -1.71%
Yorkshire -15 2 - - 1
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1608 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 538 (33.46%) SC Cleared
3 321 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
4 297 (18.47%) Windows
5 293 (18.22%) Linux
6 264 (16.42%) Java
7 248 (15.42%) Oracle
8 232 (14.43%) Microsoft
9 222 (13.81%) ITIL
10 204 (12.69%) SQL
11 167 (10.39%) C
12 165 (10.26%) Project Management
13 164 (10.20%) Active Directory
14 148 (9.20%) Cisco
15 144 (8.96%) HP
16 136 (8.46%) SQL Server
17 130 (8.08%) Unix
18 128 (7.96%) PRINCE2
19 126 (7.84%) JavaScript
20 124 (7.71%) Migration
21 114 (7.09%) VMware
22 112 (6.97%) Finance
23 102 (6.34%) MS Excel
24 100 (6.22%) Scrum
24 100 (6.22%) Windows Server
25 99 (6.16%) Python
26 97 (6.03%) SharePoint
27 95 (5.91%) HTML
28 89 (5.53%) Change Management
29 88 (5.47%) Web Services

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 97 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 42 (2.61%) Confluence
4 40 (2.49%) JBoss
5 36 (2.24%) WebLogic
6 30 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 27 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.55%) IIS
9 24 (1.49%) Apache
9 24 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (1.43%) GlassFish
10 23 (1.43%) Tomcat
11 21 (1.31%) Skype for Business
12 16 (1.00%) nginx
13 15 (0.93%) SAS
14 13 (0.81%) Documentum
14 13 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 102 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.92%) MS Office
3 22 (1.37%) MS Project
4 17 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.75%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.12%) CPLEX
7 2 (0.12%) LaTeX
7 2 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.062%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.56%) Primavera
5 6 (0.37%) Maximo
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.37%) Office 365
3 16 (1.00%) GitHub
4 9 (0.56%) SaaS
5 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.19%) IaaS
7 3 (0.19%) PaaS
8 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.062%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.062%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.42%) Firewall
2 67 (4.17%) WAN
3 64 (3.98%) SAN
4 55 (3.42%) VPN
5 53 (3.30%) TCP/IP
6 40 (2.49%) Internet
7 39 (2.43%) DHCP
8 38 (2.36%) DNS
9 36 (2.24%) Network Security
10 35 (2.18%) IPsec
11 34 (2.11%) OSPF
12 31 (1.93%) BGP
12 31 (1.93%) MPLS
13 20 (1.24%) Broadband
13 20 (1.24%) ISDN
13 20 (1.24%) Wireless
14 19 (1.18%) EIGRP
15 15 (0.93%) LAN
15 15 (0.93%) LDAP
16 13 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.85%) Hadoop
3 60 (3.73%) Oracle Database
4 48 (2.99%) Big Data
5 40 (2.49%) Relational Database
6 39 (2.43%) NoSQL
7 26 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
8 22 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.18%) MySQL
11 18 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.12%) OrientDB
12 17 (1.06%) GIS
13 16 (1.00%) Neo4j
14 15 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (0.62%) MS Access
17 10 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 82 (5.10%) JIRA
2 48 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 40 (2.49%) Git (software)
4 38 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 36 (2.24%) Selenium
6 30 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 30 (1.87%) Eclipse
7 28 (1.74%) Subversion
8 26 (1.62%) JUnit
9 18 (1.12%) Eclipse RCP
10 17 (1.06%) Ant
10 17 (1.06%) Artifactory
10 17 (1.06%) Maven
11 16 (1.00%) GitLab
11 16 (1.00%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.93%) Bitbucket
13 14 (0.87%) LoadRunner
14 13 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (0.68%) ClearCase
16 10 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 112 (6.97%) Finance
2 31 (1.93%) Telecoms
3 28 (1.74%) Military
4 15 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 15 (0.93%) Marketing
5 12 (0.75%) Electronics
6 11 (0.68%) Legal
7 10 (0.62%) Back Office
7 10 (0.62%) Law
8 9 (0.56%) Billing
9 8 (0.50%) Local Government
10 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.062%) Avionics
11 1 (0.062%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.062%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.062%) Retail
Job Titles
1 304 (18.91%) Developer
2 158 (9.83%) Architect
3 157 (9.76%) Analyst
4 147 (9.14%) Consultant
5 117 (7.28%) Java Developer
6 78 (4.85%) Project Manager
7 65 (4.04%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 61 (3.79%) Support Engineer
9 58 (3.61%) Business Analyst
10 44 (2.74%) Designer
10 44 (2.74%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 40 (2.49%) Administrator
12 39 (2.43%) Network Engineer
13 32 (1.99%) Integration Engineer
14 31 (1.93%) Applications Developer
14 31 (1.93%) Delivery Manager
14 31 (1.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 30 (1.87%) C++ Developer
15 30 (1.87%) Network Designer
16 29 (1.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (5.91%) HTML
2 88 (5.47%) Web Services
3 80 (4.98%) CSS
4 78 (4.85%) jQuery
5 68 (4.23%) .NET
6 62 (3.86%) J2EE
7 47 (2.92%) Java EE
8 43 (2.67%) XML
9 38 (2.36%) JSON
10 34 (2.11%) EJB
11 32 (1.99%) Spring
12 31 (1.93%) HTML5
13 25 (1.55%) ASP.NET
14 24 (1.49%) CSS3
15 18 (1.12%) Swing
15 18 (1.12%) SWT
16 17 (1.06%) WCF
17 16 (1.00%) Grails
17 16 (1.00%) Hibernate
17 16 (1.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 72 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 44 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 35 (2.18%) Visualisation
5 32 (1.99%) User Experience
6 27 (1.68%) Clustering
7 26 (1.62%) CESG
7 26 (1.62%) Cyberthreat
8 25 (1.55%) PKI
9 19 (1.18%) Wiki
10 18 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 17 (1.06%) Fat Client
11 17 (1.06%) Thin Client
12 15 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (0.93%) Statistics
13 13 (0.81%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
15 11 (0.68%) Algorithms
16 10 (0.62%) Data Integration
17 9 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 297 (18.47%) Windows
2 293 (18.22%) Linux
3 130 (8.08%) Unix
4 100 (6.22%) Windows Server
5 83 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 39 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.93%) Oracle Linux
11 27 (1.68%) AIX
11 27 (1.68%) HPUX
11 27 (1.68%) Windows 10
12 18 (1.12%) Windows Vista
13 16 (1.00%) CoreOS
13 16 (1.00%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.87%) Android
14 14 (0.87%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.62%) CentOS
15 10 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (13.81%) ITIL
3 165 (10.26%) Project Management
4 128 (7.96%) PRINCE2
5 124 (7.71%) Migration
6 100 (6.22%) Scrum
7 89 (5.53%) Change Management
8 87 (5.41%) Service Management
9 85 (5.29%) Service Delivery
10 84 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (4.60%) DevOps
12 71 (4.42%) Configuration Management
13 60 (3.73%) Information Assurance
14 59 (3.67%) Cybersecurity
15 58 (3.61%) Software Engineering
16 57 (3.54%) Test Scripting
17 54 (3.36%) TDD
18 51 (3.17%) Open Source
19 44 (2.74%) SDLC
20 42 (2.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 264 (16.42%) Java
2 204 (12.69%) SQL
3 167 (10.39%) C
4 126 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 99 (6.16%) Python
6 77 (4.79%) PowerShell
7 76 (4.73%) C++
8 73 (4.54%) C#
9 49 (3.05%) Perl
10 44 (2.74%) Bash Shell
11 43 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 43 (2.67%) Ruby
11 43 (2.67%) VBScript
12 37 (2.30%) Shell Script
13 24 (1.49%) VB
14 19 (1.18%) PHP
15 17 (1.06%) Go
15 17 (1.06%) Scala
16 16 (1.00%) Groovy
17 12 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1608 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 538 (33.46%) SC Cleared
3 81 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (4.10%) BPSS Clearance
4 66 (4.10%) ISEB
5 55 (3.42%) BC Cleared
6 50 (3.11%) ISTQB
7 44 (2.74%) CISSP
8 42 (2.61%) CCNP
8 42 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (2.18%) CLAS
10 34 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 26 (1.62%) CCNA
11 26 (1.62%) Degree
12 22 (1.37%) APMP
13 21 (1.31%) RHCE
14 20 (1.24%) MCSE
15 19 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
15 19 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 19 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (2.92%) SLA
3 37 (2.30%) QA
4 29 (1.80%) JSP 440
5 23 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 21 (1.31%) RMADS
7 5 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.31%) GPG13
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) GxP
8 2 (0.12%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.062%) GAAP
9 1 (0.062%) GCP
9 1 (0.062%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.062%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 164 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 87 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
5 21 (1.31%) Docker
5 21 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (1.06%) etcd
6 17 (1.06%) flannel
6 17 (1.06%) KVM
7 16 (1.00%) Ceph
7 16 (1.00%) GlusterFS
8 15 (0.93%) XenApp
9 14 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.87%) vSphere
10 13 (0.81%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.68%) Terminal Services
11 11 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.50%) Firmware
13 8 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (3.11%) SCCM
2 39 (2.43%) Puppet
3 29 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
5 24 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 21 (1.31%) NetBackup
7 20 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 18 (1.12%) Kubernetes
8 18 (1.12%) SCOM
9 17 (1.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 17 (1.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 16 (1.00%) Ansible
10 16 (1.00%) Graphite
10 16 (1.00%) HAProxy
10 16 (1.00%) logstash
10 16 (1.00%) rkt
11 12 (0.75%) WSUS
12 11 (0.68%) Netcool
13 10 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 248 (15.42%) Oracle
2 232 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 148 (9.20%) Cisco
4 144 (8.96%) HP
5 114 (7.09%) VMware
6 87 (5.41%) Juniper
7 80 (4.98%) Red Hat
8 51 (3.17%) Citrix
9 49 (3.05%) EMC
10 42 (2.61%) Atlassian
11 31 (1.93%) IBM
12 29 (1.80%) Intel Security
13 26 (1.62%) SAP
14 23 (1.43%) Lumension
15 19 (1.18%) SolarWinds
16 18 (1.12%) ArcSight
16 18 (1.12%) Splunk
16 18 (1.12%) Sybase
17 15 (0.93%) CheckPoint
18 13 (0.81%) Symantec
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
EXCELerate
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £70 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Excellent Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £500 per annum + +
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £0.0 - £1 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 325-400 Per Day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-400 Per Day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £420 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago