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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 169 165 184
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 773 763 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.44% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.44% 7.45% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 409 284
Median daily rate £450 £426 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £403
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +81.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% -15.34%
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10393 10246 9450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.54% 19.34% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6529 6246 5412
Median daily rate £413 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 351 492 409
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 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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
London +69 299 £500 +5.26% 23
South East -7 210 £420 +1.81% 20
South West +4 208 £450 +2.85% 63
East of England +21 17 £438 +1.74% 1
West Midlands -33 12 £350 -16.66% 4
North East -23 11 £245 +13.95%
North West -7 9 £475 -2.56% 6
East Midlands -22 4 £400 -1.71%
Yorkshire -7 1 - -
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DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 1535 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 467 (30.42%) SC Cleared
3 316 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 308 (20.07%) Windows
5 295 (19.22%) Linux
6 274 (17.85%) Java
7 249 (16.22%) Oracle
8 234 (15.24%) Microsoft
9 221 (14.40%) ITIL
10 195 (12.70%) SQL
11 179 (11.66%) C
12 168 (10.94%) Active Directory
13 150 (9.77%) Project Management
14 142 (9.25%) HP
15 139 (9.06%) Unix
16 137 (8.93%) SQL Server
17 132 (8.60%) PRINCE2
18 130 (8.47%) Cisco
19 119 (7.75%) Migration
20 115 (7.49%) VMware
21 112 (7.30%) SharePoint
22 109 (7.10%) MS Excel
23 106 (6.91%) Python
23 106 (6.91%) Windows Server
24 105 (6.84%) Scrum
25 99 (6.45%) JIRA
26 98 (6.38%) JavaScript
27 90 (5.86%) Finance
28 87 (5.67%) Red Hat
29 85 (5.54%) 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
1 112 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.19%) Confluence
3 45 (2.93%) MS Exchange
4 40 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 35 (2.28%) JBoss
6 33 (2.15%) WebLogic
7 30 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 29 (1.89%) Apache
9 27 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (1.69%) GlassFish
11 23 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 21 (1.37%) Skype for Business
13 20 (1.30%) Documentum
13 20 (1.30%) IIS
14 15 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (0.65%) nginx
18 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 109 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 59 (3.84%) MS Office
3 23 (1.50%) MS Project
4 21 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.52%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.13%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.13%) HipChat
8 2 (0.13%) Simulink
9 1 (0.065%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.065%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.065%) Revit
9 1 (0.065%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.065%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.46%) Primavera
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.13%) Maximo
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.95%) Office 365
2 25 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 10 (0.65%) GitHub
5 9 (0.59%) SaaS
6 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.26%) IaaS
8 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 1 (0.065%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.065%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.065%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.23%) SAN
2 60 (3.91%) Firewall
3 54 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 50 (3.26%) WAN
5 40 (2.61%) Internet
6 38 (2.48%) DHCP
6 38 (2.48%) DNS
7 35 (2.28%) VPN
8 34 (2.21%) Network Security
9 20 (1.30%) Broadband
9 20 (1.30%) ISDN
10 19 (1.24%) LAN
10 19 (1.24%) Wireless
11 18 (1.17%) LDAP
12 17 (1.11%) IPsec
13 14 (0.91%) AMQP
14 13 (0.85%) OSPF
15 12 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (0.65%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 85 (5.54%) Hadoop
3 63 (4.10%) Oracle Database
4 55 (3.58%) Big Data
5 42 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 38 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 24 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 24 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (1.30%) OrientDB
9 19 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
9 19 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (1.17%) MySQL
11 17 (1.11%) Neo4j
12 16 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (0.85%) GIS
14 12 (0.78%) Apache Accumulo
14 12 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 99 (6.45%) JIRA
2 55 (3.58%) Jenkins
3 41 (2.67%) Selenium
4 38 (2.48%) Git (software)
5 37 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 37 (2.41%) Eclipse
6 34 (2.21%) Visual Studio
7 30 (1.95%) Subversion
8 27 (1.76%) JUnit
9 22 (1.43%) Ant
10 19 (1.24%) Eclipse RCP
10 19 (1.24%) LoadRunner
11 18 (1.17%) Maven
11 18 (1.17%) WebDriver
12 17 (1.11%) Bitbucket
13 15 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.78%) Hudson
14 12 (0.78%) JMeter
14 12 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
15 11 (0.72%) Artifactory
General
1 90 (5.86%) Finance
2 30 (1.95%) Telecoms
3 28 (1.82%) Military
4 16 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 13 (0.85%) Electronics
5 13 (0.85%) Law
5 13 (0.85%) Marketing
6 9 (0.59%) Billing
7 8 (0.52%) Back Office
7 8 (0.52%) Local Government
8 7 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.065%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.065%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.065%) Retail
Job Titles
1 283 (18.44%) Developer
2 160 (10.42%) Architect
3 159 (10.36%) Analyst
4 130 (8.47%) Consultant
5 116 (7.56%) Java Developer
6 69 (4.50%) Support Engineer
7 66 (4.30%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 61 (3.97%) Project Manager
9 58 (3.78%) Business Analyst
10 42 (2.74%) Network Engineer
11 35 (2.28%) Administrator
11 35 (2.28%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 33 (2.15%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
13 32 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
14 30 (1.95%) C++ Developer
15 29 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
15 29 (1.89%) SharePoint Developer
15 29 (1.89%) Test Engineer
16 28 (1.82%) Tester
17 27 (1.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (5.54%) Web Services
2 76 (4.95%) HTML
3 67 (4.36%) .NET
4 64 (4.17%) CSS
4 64 (4.17%) J2EE
5 60 (3.91%) jQuery
6 50 (3.26%) XML
7 48 (3.13%) Java EE
8 41 (2.67%) JSON
9 38 (2.48%) EJB
10 35 (2.28%) Spring
11 29 (1.89%) HTML5
12 28 (1.82%) ASP.NET
13 21 (1.37%) CSS3
13 21 (1.37%) Swing
13 21 (1.37%) SWT
14 19 (1.24%) WCF
15 17 (1.11%) REST
16 16 (1.04%) JSF
16 16 (1.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 74 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 47 (3.06%) Data Centre
4 31 (2.02%) Cyberthreat
5 28 (1.82%) Clustering
6 27 (1.76%) CESG
7 23 (1.50%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.43%) User Experience
9 21 (1.37%) PKI
10 18 (1.17%) Wiki
11 17 (1.11%) Statistics
12 16 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (1.04%) Fat Client
12 16 (1.04%) Thin Client
13 12 (0.78%) Computer Science
14 11 (0.72%) Blackberry
14 11 (0.72%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
16 8 (0.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 308 (20.07%) Windows
2 295 (19.22%) Linux
3 139 (9.06%) Unix
4 106 (6.91%) Windows Server
5 80 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 41 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (2.08%) Windows 10
11 31 (2.02%) Oracle Linux
12 28 (1.82%) AIX
13 27 (1.76%) HPUX
14 21 (1.37%) Windows XP
15 17 (1.11%) Windows Vista
16 15 (0.98%) Android
16 15 (0.98%) Apple iOS
17 13 (0.85%) Solaris
18 10 (0.65%) webOS
18 10 (0.65%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (14.40%) ITIL
3 150 (9.77%) Project Management
4 132 (8.60%) PRINCE2
5 119 (7.75%) Migration
6 105 (6.84%) Scrum
7 84 (5.47%) Service Management
8 82 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 79 (5.15%) Service Delivery
10 71 (4.63%) Cybersecurity
11 70 (4.56%) DevOps
12 65 (4.23%) Software Engineering
12 65 (4.23%) TDD
13 64 (4.17%) Change Management
13 64 (4.17%) Configuration Management
14 62 (4.04%) Open Source
14 62 (4.04%) Test Scripting
15 49 (3.19%) Information Assurance
16 46 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (2.87%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 274 (17.85%) Java
2 195 (12.70%) SQL
3 179 (11.66%) C
4 106 (6.91%) Python
5 98 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 78 (5.08%) C++
6 78 (5.08%) PowerShell
7 75 (4.89%) C#
8 51 (3.32%) Bash Shell
9 46 (3.00%) Perl
10 43 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 41 (2.67%) Ruby
11 41 (2.67%) Shell Script
12 36 (2.35%) VBScript
13 21 (1.37%) VB
14 18 (1.17%) Scala
15 13 (0.85%) PHP
16 12 (0.78%) T-SQL
17 11 (0.72%) Go
17 11 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1535 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 467 (30.42%) SC Cleared
3 66 (4.30%) ISEB
4 62 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (3.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 51 (3.32%) BC Cleared
7 50 (3.26%) ISTQB
8 45 (2.93%) CISSP
9 44 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 31 (2.02%) CCNA
11 31 (2.02%) Degree
12 25 (1.63%) CLAS
13 24 (1.56%) CCNP
14 22 (1.43%) RHCE
15 20 (1.30%) APMP
16 17 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 16 (1.04%) MCSE
18 15 (0.98%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.52%) SLA
2 53 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.28%) QA
4 28 (1.82%) JSP 440
5 21 (1.37%) RMADS
6 20 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.33%) GPG13
8 4 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 2 (0.13%) GxP
9 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.065%) GAAP
10 1 (0.065%) GCP
10 1 (0.065%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.065%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 168 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 85 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
5 24 (1.56%) Docker
6 23 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (1.17%) KVM
8 17 (1.11%) vSphere
8 17 (1.11%) XenApp
9 13 (0.85%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.72%) etcd
10 11 (0.72%) flannel
10 11 (0.72%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.65%) Ceph
11 10 (0.65%) GlusterFS
11 10 (0.65%) HDFS
12 9 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.52%) NFS
13 8 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 52 (3.39%) SCCM
2 40 (2.61%) Puppet
3 32 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (1.63%) HP Data Protector
5 23 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 21 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
6 21 (1.37%) NetBackup
7 17 (1.11%) SCOM
8 15 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 15 (0.98%) WSUS
9 14 (0.91%) Kubernetes
10 12 (0.78%) Ansible
10 12 (0.78%) logstash
10 12 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 11 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 11 (0.72%) Netcool
12 10 (0.65%) Graphite
12 10 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
12 10 (0.65%) HAProxy
12 10 (0.65%) rkt
Vendors
1 249 (16.22%) Oracle
2 234 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 142 (9.25%) HP
4 130 (8.47%) Cisco
5 115 (7.49%) VMware
6 87 (5.67%) Red Hat
7 64 (4.17%) Juniper
8 49 (3.19%) Citrix
9 48 (3.13%) EMC
10 44 (2.87%) Atlassian
11 31 (2.02%) Intel Security
12 30 (1.95%) IBM
13 20 (1.30%) SAP
14 19 (1.24%) Lumension
14 19 (1.24%) Splunk
14 19 (1.24%) Sybase
15 18 (1.17%) ArcSight
15 18 (1.17%) SolarWinds
16 15 (0.98%) CheckPoint
17 14 (0.91%) Symantec
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