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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 173 163 187
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 739 784 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.51% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.28% 7.67% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 415 308
Median daily rate £430 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £317 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £438 £415
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £21.55 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
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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
10147 10225 10217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.40% 19.66% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6271 6214 5697
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 488 427
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +44 294 £475 +5.55% 18
South West +4 201 £450 - 40
South East -41 165 £425 +0.23% 29
West Midlands -10 25 £335 -25.66% 6
North West +3 21 £475 - 11
East of England +19 20 £480 +1.05% 1
North East -17 13 £320 +32.64%
East Midlands -22 3 £392 -12.88%
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
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DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1504 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 462 (30.72%) SC Cleared
3 314 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
4 303 (20.15%) Windows
5 301 (20.01%) Linux
6 279 (18.55%) Java
7 245 (16.29%) Oracle
8 229 (15.23%) ITIL
9 222 (14.76%) Microsoft
10 204 (13.56%) C
11 167 (11.10%) SQL
12 154 (10.24%) Active Directory
13 146 (9.71%) Project Management
14 142 (9.44%) Unix
15 140 (9.31%) PRINCE2
15 140 (9.31%) HP
16 137 (9.11%) SQL Server
17 128 (8.51%) Python
18 126 (8.38%) Cisco
19 123 (8.18%) VMware
20 117 (7.78%) Windows Server
21 108 (7.18%) SharePoint
21 108 (7.18%) Scrum
22 102 (6.78%) JIRA
23 100 (6.65%) Migration
24 99 (6.58%) MS Excel
24 99 (6.58%) Hadoop
25 98 (6.52%) Red Hat
26 96 (6.38%) Finance
27 90 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 108 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 50 (3.32%) Confluence
3 42 (2.79%) MS Exchange
3 42 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 36 (2.39%) WebLogic
5 32 (2.13%) JBoss
5 32 (2.13%) WebSphere
6 29 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 28 (1.86%) GlassFish
8 26 (1.73%) Apache
9 22 (1.46%) Skype for Business
10 20 (1.33%) Documentum
10 20 (1.33%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
12 12 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (0.73%) Apache Pig
14 10 (0.66%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (0.66%) IIS
15 9 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 99 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.86%) MS Office
3 25 (1.66%) MS Project
4 17 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.13%) HipChat
8 2 (0.13%) Simulink
9 1 (0.066%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.066%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.066%) Revit
9 1 (0.066%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.066%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.47%) Primavera
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.13%) Maximo
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.46%) Office 365
2 16 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.86%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.47%) SaaS
5 5 (0.33%) IaaS
5 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.066%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.066%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.066%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.066%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.45%) SAN
2 63 (4.19%) Firewall
3 60 (3.99%) TCP/IP
4 46 (3.06%) WAN
5 39 (2.59%) DNS
6 36 (2.39%) DHCP
7 35 (2.33%) Internet
8 32 (2.13%) Network Security
9 27 (1.80%) VPN
10 25 (1.66%) LAN
11 19 (1.26%) LDAP
11 19 (1.26%) Wireless
12 17 (1.13%) Broadband
12 17 (1.13%) ISDN
13 16 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (0.93%) HTTP
15 13 (0.86%) AMQP
15 13 (0.86%) iSCSI
15 13 (0.86%) VLAN
16 12 (0.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 99 (6.58%) Hadoop
3 66 (4.39%) Big Data
4 61 (4.06%) Oracle Database
5 49 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 37 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 28 (1.86%) MongoDB
8 25 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (1.26%) MySQL
11 18 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (1.06%) OrientDB
13 13 (0.86%) HBase
13 13 (0.86%) Neo4j
14 12 (0.80%) Apache Accumulo
14 12 (0.80%) GIS
15 11 (0.73%) Apache Hive
15 11 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 102 (6.78%) JIRA
2 61 (4.06%) Jenkins
3 44 (2.93%) Eclipse
3 44 (2.93%) Selenium
4 34 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 33 (2.19%) Ant
5 33 (2.19%) Subversion
6 27 (1.80%) Git (software)
7 25 (1.66%) Visual Studio
8 23 (1.53%) JUnit
9 21 (1.40%) Maven
10 20 (1.33%) Eclipse RCP
11 19 (1.26%) LoadRunner
11 19 (1.26%) WebDriver
12 18 (1.20%) Hudson
13 15 (1.00%) Bitbucket
13 15 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (0.86%) Cucumber
14 13 (0.86%) JMeter
14 13 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 96 (6.38%) Finance
2 26 (1.73%) Military
3 20 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 19 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 14 (0.93%) Law
6 13 (0.86%) Electronics
6 13 (0.86%) Marketing
7 9 (0.60%) Billing
8 8 (0.53%) Back Office
9 6 (0.40%) Legal
10 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.066%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.066%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.066%) Retail
Job Titles
1 266 (17.69%) Developer
2 144 (9.57%) Architect
3 139 (9.24%) Analyst
4 120 (7.98%) Java Developer
5 119 (7.91%) Consultant
6 70 (4.65%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 68 (4.52%) Support Engineer
8 57 (3.79%) Project Manager
9 51 (3.39%) Business Analyst
10 41 (2.73%) Network Engineer
11 35 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support
12 34 (2.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
13 33 (2.19%) Test Engineer
13 33 (2.19%) Unix Engineer
14 31 (2.06%) Administrator
14 31 (2.06%) Tester
15 29 (1.93%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
16 28 (1.86%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
16 28 (1.86%) Integration Engineer
16 28 (1.86%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (5.32%) Web Services
2 64 (4.26%) J2EE
3 63 (4.19%) .NET
4 61 (4.06%) HTML
5 52 (3.46%) CSS
6 49 (3.26%) jQuery
6 49 (3.26%) XML
7 43 (2.86%) JSON
8 42 (2.79%) EJB
9 40 (2.66%) Java EE
10 38 (2.53%) Spring
11 28 (1.86%) ASP.NET
12 22 (1.46%) HTML5
12 22 (1.46%) Swing
12 22 (1.46%) SWT
13 20 (1.33%) REST
14 18 (1.20%) WCF
14 18 (1.20%) XSD
15 16 (1.06%) CSS3
16 15 (1.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.39%) Management Information System
3 55 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 32 (2.13%) Clustering
5 29 (1.93%) CESG
6 26 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
7 21 (1.40%) PKI
8 16 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (1.00%) Fat Client
9 15 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 15 (1.00%) Statistics
9 15 (1.00%) Thin Client
10 14 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 13 (0.86%) Computer Science
11 13 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 13 (0.86%) Wiki
12 12 (0.80%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
13 9 (0.60%) User Experience
14 8 (0.53%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 303 (20.15%) Windows
2 301 (20.01%) Linux
3 142 (9.44%) Unix
4 117 (7.78%) Windows Server
5 90 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 79 (5.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (3.06%) Windows 7
8 37 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
11 30 (1.99%) AIX
12 27 (1.80%) HPUX
13 25 (1.66%) Windows 10
14 21 (1.40%) Windows XP
15 19 (1.26%) Solaris
16 15 (1.00%) Windows Vista
17 14 (0.93%) Apple iOS
18 13 (0.86%) Android
19 12 (0.80%) CentOS
20 11 (0.73%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (15.23%) ITIL
3 146 (9.71%) Project Management
4 140 (9.31%) PRINCE2
5 108 (7.18%) Scrum
6 100 (6.65%) Migration
7 86 (5.72%) Service Delivery
8 84 (5.59%) Service Management
9 82 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 72 (4.79%) Cybersecurity
11 68 (4.52%) Change Management
11 68 (4.52%) DevOps
12 62 (4.12%) Open Source
13 61 (4.06%) Software Engineering
14 60 (3.99%) Test Scripting
15 57 (3.79%) TDD
16 55 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (3.46%) Configuration Management
18 45 (2.99%) Information Assurance
18 45 (2.99%) UML
Programming Languages
1 279 (18.55%) Java
2 204 (13.56%) C
3 167 (11.10%) SQL
4 128 (8.51%) Python
5 88 (5.85%) JavaScript
6 75 (4.99%) C#
7 67 (4.45%) PowerShell
8 65 (4.32%) Bash Shell
9 64 (4.26%) C++
10 55 (3.66%) Perl
11 43 (2.86%) Shell Script
12 38 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 35 (2.33%) Ruby
14 17 (1.13%) Scala
15 15 (1.00%) VB
15 15 (1.00%) VBScript
16 10 (0.66%) PHP
16 10 (0.66%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.66%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1504 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 462 (30.72%) SC Cleared
3 72 (4.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 66 (4.39%) ISEB
5 61 (4.06%) BC Cleared
6 50 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (3.32%) ISTQB
7 45 (2.99%) CISSP
8 44 (2.93%) Degree
8 44 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 38 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (1.80%) APMP
11 26 (1.73%) CCNA
12 23 (1.53%) CLAS
12 23 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (1.46%) CESG Certified Professional
14 20 (1.33%) RHCE
15 17 (1.13%) CCNP
15 17 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 15 (1.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.12%) SLA
2 54 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.53%) JSP 440
4 29 (1.93%) RMADS
5 26 (1.73%) QA
6 17 (1.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.40%) GPG13
9 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 2 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.13%) GxP
9 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.066%) GAAP
10 1 (0.066%) GCP
10 1 (0.066%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.066%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.066%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.066%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 154 (10.24%) Active Directory
2 84 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 35 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 31 (2.06%) vSphere
5 24 (1.60%) Docker
5 24 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (1.20%) KVM
7 16 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.00%) HDFS
9 10 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (0.60%) XenApp
11 8 (0.53%) NFS
12 7 (0.47%) Apache Flume
12 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (0.47%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.40%) Firmware
13 6 (0.40%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 49 (3.26%) SCCM
2 38 (2.53%) Puppet
3 30 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
4 26 (1.73%) HP Data Protector
5 22 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
6 21 (1.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 21 (1.40%) WSUS
7 20 (1.33%) NetBackup
7 20 (1.33%) SCOM
8 15 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
9 11 (0.73%) Netcool
10 10 (0.66%) Nessus
11 9 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (0.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (0.53%) QRadar
12 8 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 245 (16.29%) Oracle
2 222 (14.76%) Microsoft
3 140 (9.31%) HP
4 126 (8.38%) Cisco
5 123 (8.18%) VMware
6 98 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 50 (3.32%) EMC
8 49 (3.26%) Juniper
9 45 (2.99%) Atlassian
10 39 (2.59%) Citrix
11 34 (2.26%) IBM
12 33 (2.19%) Intel Security
13 23 (1.53%) ArcSight
14 21 (1.40%) CheckPoint
14 21 (1.40%) SAP
15 20 (1.33%) Sybase
16 19 (1.26%) SolarWinds
16 19 (1.26%) Splunk
17 18 (1.20%) Cloudera
18 16 (1.06%) Symantec
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