The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 3 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 148 33 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.45% 8.46% 39.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.52% 23.74% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 19 72
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£466 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £248 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £710 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -8.33%
DV Cleared
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
233 139 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.94% 35.64% 53.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 67 89
Average daily rate £450 £355 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 13
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 49 £458 -8.40% 6
Gloucester +18 15 £500 +38.88% 9
Tewkesbury - - - -
DV Cleared
South West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 329 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 93 (28.27%) Java
3 91 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (22.80%) C
5 73 (22.19%) Python
6 69 (20.97%) Oracle
7 65 (19.76%) SQL
8 54 (16.41%) UNIX
9 49 (14.89%) Linux
10 46 (13.98%) Perl
11 45 (13.68%) Bash Shell
12 44 (13.37%) J2EE
13 43 (13.07%) C++
13 43 (13.07%) Scrum
14 42 (12.77%) PL/SQL
14 42 (12.77%) OO
15 41 (12.46%) Windows
16 39 (11.85%) Ruby
16 39 (11.85%) Oracle Database
17 38 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (11.25%) Release Management
19 36 (10.94%) Subversion
19 36 (10.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 36 (10.94%) ClearCase
20 35 (10.64%) SC Cleared
21 29 (8.81%) Web Services
22 28 (8.51%) Finance
23 27 (8.21%) Telecoms
23 27 (8.21%) JavaScript
23 27 (8.21%) OOD

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (5.78%) JBoss
2 7 (2.13%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.82%) CMS
4 4 (1.22%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.91%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.61%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (0.61%) Node.js
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.91%) MS Project
3 2 (0.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (6.99%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.21%) WAN
1 27 (8.21%) LAN
2 23 (6.99%) Firewall
3 16 (4.86%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.26%) Wireshark
5 12 (3.65%) DNS
6 11 (3.34%) SDH
7 10 (3.04%) 3G
7 10 (3.04%) 2G
7 10 (3.04%) 2.5G
8 9 (2.74%) 4G
9 8 (2.43%) Network Security
9 8 (2.43%) IPsec
9 8 (2.43%) OSPF
9 8 (2.43%) BGP
9 8 (2.43%) SSL
10 7 (2.13%) VPN
11 6 (1.82%) VoIP
12 5 (1.52%) Internet
13 4 (1.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.85%) Oracle Database
2 12 (3.65%) MySQL
2 12 (3.65%) Oracle9i Database
2 12 (3.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (3.04%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.61%) SQLite
9 1 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 36 (10.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 36 (10.94%) ClearCase
1 36 (10.94%) Subversion
2 21 (6.38%) Maven
2 21 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.47%) Ant
3 18 (5.47%) Apache Ivy
4 16 (4.86%) LoadRunner
4 16 (4.86%) SoapUI
4 16 (4.86%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (3.65%) JIRA
6 8 (2.43%) Rational Functional Tester
7 7 (2.13%) JUnit
8 4 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.91%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (0.91%) Mockito
10 1 (0.30%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 28 (8.51%) Finance
2 27 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.82%) Military
4 2 (0.61%) Law
4 2 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.30%) Publishing
5 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 117 (35.56%) Developer
2 64 (19.45%) Java Developer
3 29 (8.81%) C++ Developer
3 29 (8.81%) Architect
4 23 (6.99%) DBA
5 22 (6.69%) Oracle DBA
6 20 (6.08%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.47%) Analyst
8 13 (3.95%) Project Manager
8 13 (3.95%) Consultant
9 12 (3.65%) Network Engineer
9 12 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (3.34%) Test Manager
11 10 (3.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 10 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (2.74%) Test Analyst
12 9 (2.74%) Service Manager
13 8 (2.43%) Business Analyst
13 8 (2.43%) Tester
13 8 (2.43%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (13.37%) J2EE
2 29 (8.81%) Web Services
3 24 (7.29%) Hibernate
3 24 (7.29%) Java EE
4 21 (6.38%) XML
5 19 (5.78%) EJB
5 19 (5.78%) JSF
6 16 (4.86%) JPA
6 16 (4.86%) EJB 3.0
6 16 (4.86%) JAXB
7 11 (3.34%) STL
8 8 (2.43%) HTML
9 6 (1.82%) Spring
9 6 (1.82%) RESTful
9 6 (1.82%) Apache Camel
10 5 (1.52%) Django
11 4 (1.22%) PrimeFaces
11 4 (1.22%) JAX-RS
12 3 (0.91%) HTML5
12 3 (0.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.08%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.22%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.22%) Replication
7 3 (0.91%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.91%) Statistics
7 3 (0.91%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.61%) Open Source
8 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.61%) Clustering
8 2 (0.61%) CESG
8 2 (0.61%) PKI
9 1 (0.30%) SCADA
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) Wiki
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.41%) UNIX
2 49 (14.89%) Linux
3 41 (12.46%) Windows
4 8 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.91%) CentOS
5 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (13.07%) Scrum
3 42 (12.77%) OO
4 38 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (11.25%) Release Management
6 27 (8.21%) OOD
7 22 (6.69%) PRINCE2
8 21 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (5.47%) ITIL
10 17 (5.17%) Software Engineering
10 17 (5.17%) Test Scripting
11 16 (4.86%) Configuration Management
11 16 (4.86%) Change Control
11 16 (4.86%) Functional Testing
12 15 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (3.95%) Risk Management
13 13 (3.95%) Software Testing
14 12 (3.65%) Security Architecture
14 12 (3.65%) Information Assurance
15 11 (3.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (28.27%) Java
2 75 (22.80%) C
3 73 (22.19%) Python
4 65 (19.76%) SQL
5 46 (13.98%) Perl
6 45 (13.68%) Bash Shell
7 43 (13.07%) C++
8 42 (12.77%) PL/SQL
9 39 (11.85%) Ruby
10 27 (8.21%) JavaScript
11 15 (4.56%) PHP
11 15 (4.56%) Lua
12 6 (1.82%) C#
13 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 329 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.17%) CISSP
4 14 (4.26%) ISTQB
5 11 (3.34%) Sun Certification
6 9 (2.74%) OCPJP
6 9 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (2.43%) Degree
7 8 (2.43%) CISM
8 7 (2.13%) ISEB
8 7 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.91%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.30%) APMP
10 1 (0.30%) CCIA
10 1 (0.30%) CCA
10 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CCEA
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.13%) SLA
2 7 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.22%) vSphere
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.91%) vCloud
6 2 (0.61%) Firmware
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.91%) Puppet
3 3 (0.91%) SCCM
3 3 (0.91%) Nagios
4 2 (0.61%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.30%) Nessus
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 69 (20.97%) Oracle
2 17 (5.17%) Cisco
3 11 (3.34%) Sun
3 11 (3.34%) Citrix
4 10 (3.04%) VMware
5 8 (2.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.13%) McAfee
7 5 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.52%) HP
8 4 (1.22%) Sybase
8 4 (1.22%) NetApp
9 2 (0.61%) Juniper
9 2 (0.61%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.30%) F5
10 1 (0.30%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.30%) Informatica
10 1 (0.30%) Dell
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
10 1 (0.30%) Veritas
10 1 (0.30%) Blue Coat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Cheltenham
Computer Futures
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