The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 9 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 11 41 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 10.68% 28.28% 9.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.29% 53.25% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 3
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
DV Cleared
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 77 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.18% 53.10% 49.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 63 32
Average daily rate £400 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £380 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £470 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared.

1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) Python
5 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) Selenium
6 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
7 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
7 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
8 7 (24.14%) J2EE
8 7 (24.14%) C++
8 7 (24.14%) HTML
8 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
9 6 (20.69%) Open Source
9 6 (20.69%) LoadRunner
9 6 (20.69%) ISEB
9 6 (20.69%) Unix
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
10 5 (17.24%) Big Data
10 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 5 (17.24%) Perl
10 5 (17.24%) HP
10 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (17.24%) VMware

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) SNMP
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
2 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) LoadRunner
4 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
5 4 (13.79%) HP UFT
6 3 (10.34%) Ant
6 3 (10.34%) JMeter
6 3 (10.34%) Maven
6 3 (10.34%) RSpec
7 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
7 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.90%) JBehave
7 2 (6.90%) JUnit
7 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (3.45%) Protractor
8 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
4 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Security Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Web Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Tester
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Release and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
1 7 (24.14%) J2EE
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) Java EE
5 2 (6.90%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) Drools
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) JMS
5 2 (6.90%) JSF
5 2 (6.90%) XSLT
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) CGI
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) GWT
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (3.45%) RESTful
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Open Source
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) V-Model
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.90%) Release Management
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) System Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) UML
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Python
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
6 7 (24.14%) C++
6 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
7 5 (17.24%) Perl
7 5 (17.24%) Ruby
8 4 (13.79%) C#
8 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
9 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.34%) VB
10 2 (6.90%) C
11 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) OpenView
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) HP
1 5 (17.24%) VMware
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) OpenText
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Sophos
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft