The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 26 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 2 5 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.36% 8.06% 53.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% 27.78% 82.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 81
Average daily rate £405 £480 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £392 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-6.77% -8.52%
Qualifications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 18 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.61% 29.03% 64.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 104
Average daily rate £450 £378 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -16.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
DV Cleared
Gloucestershire

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
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 17 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Economics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Economics
1 1 (7.69%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle