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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 167 169 184
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 764 704 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.55% 1.41% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.17% 7.49% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 373 276
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 £322 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £562 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £385
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.55 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -31.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.28 £18.22 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £37.86 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.84 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -26.92%
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
10661 9399 9311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.58% 18.77% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6734 5581 5446
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 470 435
Median hourly rate £27.90 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +21 247 £420 +0.71% 24
South West +9 231 £450 - 31
London +6 228 £500 +5.26% 19
North East -46 18 £265 +51.42%
West Midlands -24 11 £425 +15.25% 2
East of England +13 10 £440 +4.76% 4
East Midlands -16 9 £400 -1.71%
North West -37 6 £364 -7.32% 7
Yorkshire -2 2 - -
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1581 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 543 (34.35%) SC Cleared
3 311 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 269 (17.01%) Windows
5 267 (16.89%) Linux
6 258 (16.32%) Java
7 239 (15.12%) Oracle
8 225 (14.23%) Microsoft
9 198 (12.52%) ITIL
10 190 (12.02%) SQL
11 179 (11.32%) C
12 162 (10.25%) Project Management
13 159 (10.06%) Active Directory
14 152 (9.61%) HP
15 151 (9.55%) Cisco
16 129 (8.16%) JavaScript
17 121 (7.65%) SQL Server
18 119 (7.53%) PRINCE2
19 117 (7.40%) Unix
20 113 (7.15%) VMware
21 111 (7.02%) Migration
22 110 (6.96%) Finance
23 105 (6.64%) MS Excel
24 104 (6.58%) Juniper
25 99 (6.26%) Python
26 92 (5.82%) Service Management
26 92 (5.82%) Windows Server
27 91 (5.76%) HTML
28 89 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
29 86 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure

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 80 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.40%) JBoss
3 37 (2.34%) Confluence
3 37 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 30 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 28 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 26 (1.64%) IIS
7 20 (1.27%) Apache
7 20 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.14%) GlassFish
9 17 (1.08%) SAS
9 17 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (1.01%) nginx
11 13 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.82%) Skype for Business
12 10 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (0.44%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 105 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 65 (4.11%) MS Office
3 40 (2.53%) MS Project
4 16 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.76%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.25%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.19%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.13%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.76%) Primavera
3 11 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.25%) Maximo
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.01%) GitHub
3 13 (0.82%) Office 365
4 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.32%) IaaS
4 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.32%) PaaS
4 5 (0.32%) SaaS
5 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.063%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.063%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.62%) WAN
2 71 (4.49%) Firewall
3 70 (4.43%) SAN
4 68 (4.30%) VPN
5 45 (2.85%) TCP/IP
6 41 (2.59%) IPsec
6 41 (2.59%) OSPF
7 38 (2.40%) BGP
7 38 (2.40%) Internet
7 38 (2.40%) MPLS
8 37 (2.34%) DHCP
9 36 (2.28%) DNS
10 33 (2.09%) Network Security
11 22 (1.39%) EIGRP
12 21 (1.33%) Broadband
12 21 (1.33%) ISDN
13 20 (1.27%) Wireless
14 18 (1.14%) LAN
15 14 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.81%) Hadoop
3 58 (3.67%) Oracle Database
4 47 (2.97%) Big Data
5 35 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 33 (2.09%) NoSQL
7 26 (1.64%) GIS
8 23 (1.45%) MongoDB
9 22 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.01%) MySQL
12 15 (0.95%) Neo4j
12 15 (0.95%) OrientDB
12 15 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (0.63%) MS Access
16 10 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (4.30%) JIRA
2 39 (2.47%) Visual Studio
3 38 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 36 (2.28%) Git (software)
5 26 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 26 (1.64%) Selenium
6 25 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (1.52%) JUnit
8 22 (1.39%) Subversion
9 16 (1.01%) Artifactory
9 16 (1.01%) GitLab
10 15 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
10 15 (0.95%) Maven
11 14 (0.89%) Bitbucket
12 12 (0.76%) Ant
13 11 (0.70%) ClearCase
13 11 (0.70%) LoadRunner
13 11 (0.70%) MSI
13 11 (0.70%) WebDriver
14 10 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 110 (6.96%) Finance
2 30 (1.90%) Telecoms
3 27 (1.71%) Military
4 19 (1.20%) Law
5 14 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 14 (0.89%) Marketing
6 12 (0.76%) Electronics
7 11 (0.70%) Legal
8 9 (0.57%) Back Office
8 9 (0.57%) Billing
9 8 (0.51%) Local Government
10 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.063%) Avionics
11 1 (0.063%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.063%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.063%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.063%) Retail
Job Titles
1 296 (18.72%) Developer
2 168 (10.63%) Architect
3 140 (8.86%) Analyst
4 129 (8.16%) Consultant
5 113 (7.15%) Java Developer
6 90 (5.69%) Project Manager
7 62 (3.92%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 60 (3.80%) Support Engineer
9 54 (3.42%) Business Analyst
10 48 (3.04%) Designer
11 45 (2.85%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 39 (2.47%) Network Engineer
13 38 (2.40%) Administrator
14 37 (2.34%) Network Designer
15 36 (2.28%) Applications Developer
16 33 (2.09%) Integration Engineer
17 32 (2.02%) Unix Engineer
18 31 (1.96%) C++ Developer
18 31 (1.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 31 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (5.76%) HTML
2 85 (5.38%) Web Services
3 75 (4.74%) CSS
4 74 (4.68%) jQuery
5 62 (3.92%) .NET
6 58 (3.67%) J2EE
7 43 (2.72%) Java EE
8 41 (2.59%) XML
9 31 (1.96%) JSON
10 30 (1.90%) HTML5
10 30 (1.90%) Spring
11 29 (1.83%) EJB
12 24 (1.52%) CSS3
13 19 (1.20%) ASP.NET
14 17 (1.08%) AngularJS
14 17 (1.08%) Hibernate
15 16 (1.01%) Grails
15 16 (1.01%) JSF
15 16 (1.01%) Sensu
16 15 (0.95%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (3.29%) Management Information System
3 45 (2.85%) Data Centre
4 36 (2.28%) Visualisation
5 31 (1.96%) User Experience
6 25 (1.58%) PKI
7 22 (1.39%) CESG
7 22 (1.39%) Clustering
8 19 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
9 18 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.01%) Statistics
10 16 (1.01%) Wiki
11 15 (0.95%) Fat Client
11 15 (0.95%) Thin Client
12 14 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.82%) Blackberry
13 13 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
14 8 (0.51%) Ergonomics
14 8 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 269 (17.01%) Windows
2 267 (16.89%) Linux
3 117 (7.40%) Unix
4 92 (5.82%) Windows Server
5 76 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (2.97%) Windows 7
8 39 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
9 35 (2.21%) HPUX
10 34 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (1.71%) Windows 10
13 25 (1.58%) AIX
14 19 (1.20%) Windows Vista
15 16 (1.01%) CoreOS
16 15 (0.95%) Windows XP
17 13 (0.82%) Android
18 12 (0.76%) Apple iOS
19 9 (0.57%) webOS
19 9 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (12.52%) ITIL
3 162 (10.25%) Project Management
4 119 (7.53%) PRINCE2
5 111 (7.02%) Migration
6 92 (5.82%) Service Management
7 84 (5.31%) Scrum
8 83 (5.25%) Service Delivery
9 82 (5.19%) Change Management
10 76 (4.81%) DevOps
11 73 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 70 (4.43%) Information Assurance
13 62 (3.92%) Configuration Management
14 57 (3.61%) Software Engineering
15 55 (3.48%) TDD
16 50 (3.16%) Risk Management
17 48 (3.04%) Test Scripting
18 46 (2.91%) Cybersecurity
18 46 (2.91%) Open Source
19 44 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 258 (16.32%) Java
2 190 (12.02%) SQL
3 179 (11.32%) C
4 129 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 99 (6.26%) Python
6 82 (5.19%) C++
7 68 (4.30%) C#
8 66 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 48 (3.04%) Perl
10 47 (2.97%) Bash Shell
11 43 (2.72%) PL/SQL
11 43 (2.72%) VBScript
12 41 (2.59%) Ruby
13 24 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 24 (1.52%) VB
14 21 (1.33%) PHP
15 16 (1.01%) Go
15 16 (1.01%) Groovy
16 15 (0.95%) Scala
17 11 (0.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1581 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 543 (34.35%) SC Cleared
3 89 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 55 (3.48%) ISEB
5 51 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 48 (3.04%) BC Cleared
7 47 (2.97%) CCNP
8 40 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (2.47%) CISSP
10 37 (2.34%) CLAS
11 26 (1.64%) CCNA
11 26 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 23 (1.45%) CESG Certified Professional
13 22 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 21 (1.33%) JNCIP
15 20 (1.27%) MCSE
16 19 (1.20%) Degree
17 18 (1.14%) JNCIS
18 17 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (2.34%) SLA
3 35 (2.21%) QA
4 28 (1.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 28 (1.77%) JSP 440
5 23 (1.45%) RMADS
6 5 (0.32%) GPG13
7 4 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.13%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) GxP
8 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.063%) GAAP
9 1 (0.063%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 159 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 86 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 37 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (1.08%) Docker
6 16 (1.01%) Ceph
6 16 (1.01%) etcd
6 16 (1.01%) flannel
6 16 (1.01%) GlusterFS
6 16 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.82%) vSphere
7 13 (0.82%) XenApp
7 13 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.76%) KVM
8 12 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.70%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.51%) Firmware
10 8 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 47 (2.97%) SCCM
2 35 (2.21%) Puppet
3 33 (2.09%) HP Data Protector
4 25 (1.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 24 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 18 (1.14%) SCOM
8 16 (1.01%) Ansible
8 16 (1.01%) Graphite
8 16 (1.01%) HAProxy
8 16 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 16 (1.01%) Kubernetes
8 16 (1.01%) logstash
8 16 (1.01%) NetBackup
8 16 (1.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 16 (1.01%) rkt
9 11 (0.70%) WSUS
10 10 (0.63%) Netcool
10 10 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 239 (15.12%) Oracle
2 225 (14.23%) Microsoft
3 152 (9.61%) HP
4 151 (9.55%) Cisco
5 113 (7.15%) VMware
6 104 (6.58%) Juniper
7 66 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 51 (3.23%) Citrix
8 51 (3.23%) EMC
9 35 (2.21%) Atlassian
10 28 (1.77%) IBM
11 25 (1.58%) SAP
12 24 (1.52%) Lumension
13 23 (1.45%) SolarWinds
14 22 (1.39%) Intel Security
15 16 (1.01%) BT
16 15 (0.95%) Sybase
17 14 (0.89%) CA
18 13 (0.82%) ArcSight
19 12 (0.76%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £18 - £25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £25 - £28 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Methods Professional Services Limited
Rate: £NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £70 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £420 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Rate: £420 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £420 - £500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £420 - £520 per day
Posted: 11 days ago