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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 121 167 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.01% 33.00% 30.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.07% 64.73% 59.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 75 72
Median daily rate £450 £463 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £380 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £558 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+24.59% +12.36%
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
228 258 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.89% 50.99% 52.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 129 127
Median daily rate £430 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 23
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £27.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £43.25 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Cheltenham 0 27 £525 +16.66% 2
Gloucester +3 18 £450 -10.00% 23
Tewkesbury 0 1 £180 -
DV Cleared
South West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 264 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 103 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (37.50%) Java
4 94 (35.61%) C
5 56 (21.21%) Linux
6 53 (20.08%) Oracle
7 51 (19.32%) Python
8 37 (14.02%) Scrum
9 36 (13.64%) PRINCE2
10 35 (13.26%) Hadoop
11 34 (12.88%) Software Engineering
12 33 (12.50%) Requirements Management
13 32 (12.12%) Project Management
13 32 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (11.74%) Finance
14 31 (11.74%) Selenium
15 30 (11.36%) DevOps
15 30 (11.36%) Bash Shell
15 30 (11.36%) Information Assurance
16 29 (10.98%) Windows
17 28 (10.61%) Unix
18 27 (10.23%) Perl
18 27 (10.23%) MS Excel
19 25 (9.47%) ITIL
19 25 (9.47%) C++
20 24 (9.09%) Microsoft
21 23 (8.71%) JavaScript
22 22 (8.33%) SQL
22 22 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (8.33%) Jenkins

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 15 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (3.41%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.03%) Confluence
5 7 (2.65%) Apache
6 6 (2.27%) SAS
7 5 (1.89%) JBoss
8 4 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.14%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.65%) MS Project
3 6 (2.27%) CPLEX
4 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) MS Office
5 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.14%) Primavera
3 2 (0.76%) Maximo
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (3.79%) Amazon S3
2 9 (3.41%) Office 365
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.41%) DHCP
1 9 (3.41%) DNS
2 6 (2.27%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.76%) Firewall
4 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.26%) Hadoop
2 21 (7.95%) Oracle Database
3 20 (7.58%) Big Data
4 14 (5.30%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.41%) OrientDB
7 8 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.89%) MySQL
9 4 (1.52%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.38%) GIS
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 31 (11.74%) Selenium
2 22 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 20 (7.58%) JIRA
4 16 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (5.68%) Ant
6 13 (4.92%) Maven
7 10 (3.79%) Eclipse
7 10 (3.79%) JMeter
7 10 (3.79%) LoadRunner
8 8 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (2.65%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.65%) Git (software)
9 7 (2.65%) JUnit
10 5 (1.89%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.89%) Hudson
10 5 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (1.89%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.52%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.14%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 31 (11.74%) Finance
2 5 (1.89%) Electronics
2 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 5 (1.89%) Marketing
2 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (22.35%) Developer
2 49 (18.56%) Java Developer
3 28 (10.61%) Test Engineer
4 26 (9.85%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 25 (9.47%) Consultant
6 21 (7.95%) Project Officer
7 14 (5.30%) Project Support Officer
7 14 (5.30%) Support Officer
8 12 (4.55%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 12 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
8 12 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.55%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 11 (4.17%) CISSP Consultant
9 11 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (3.79%) Analyst
10 10 (3.79%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.41%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.41%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 9 (3.41%) Software Test Engineer
11 9 (3.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.58%) J2EE
2 15 (5.68%) Web Services
3 13 (4.92%) Spring
4 12 (4.55%) Java EE
5 11 (4.17%) EJB
5 11 (4.17%) JSON
6 8 (3.03%) HTML
7 7 (2.65%) XML
8 6 (2.27%) Hibernate
8 6 (2.27%) REST
9 5 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.89%) CSS
9 5 (1.89%) JSF
10 4 (1.52%) jQuery
10 4 (1.52%) RESTful
10 4 (1.52%) Swing
10 4 (1.52%) SWT
10 4 (1.52%) XSD
11 3 (1.14%) JDBC
11 3 (1.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.79%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (3.41%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.41%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.65%) Physics
5 6 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.27%) Wiki
6 4 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.14%) CCTV
7 3 (1.14%) Clustering
7 3 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.76%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.38%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.21%) Linux
2 29 (10.98%) Windows
3 28 (10.61%) Unix
4 13 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.27%) Solaris
5 6 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.14%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.76%) AIX
8 2 (0.76%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) HPUX
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (14.02%) Scrum
3 36 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 34 (12.88%) Software Engineering
5 33 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 32 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (12.12%) Project Management
7 30 (11.36%) DevOps
7 30 (11.36%) Information Assurance
8 25 (9.47%) ITIL
9 22 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (7.95%) Change Control
11 20 (7.58%) Document Management
12 19 (7.20%) SDLC
13 18 (6.82%) Risk Management
14 15 (5.68%) Change Management
14 15 (5.68%) Service Delivery
14 15 (5.68%) Software Testing
14 15 (5.68%) Test Scripting
15 14 (5.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 99 (37.50%) Java
2 94 (35.61%) C
3 51 (19.32%) Python
4 30 (11.36%) Bash Shell
5 27 (10.23%) Perl
6 25 (9.47%) C++
7 23 (8.71%) JavaScript
8 22 (8.33%) SQL
9 15 (5.68%) Ruby
10 13 (4.92%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.89%) C#
13 4 (1.52%) Scala
14 3 (1.14%) PHP
14 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.38%) C-shell
16 1 (0.38%) Lua
Qualifications
1 264 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.06%) ISEB
4 15 (5.68%) Degree
4 15 (5.68%) ISTQB
5 14 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (4.55%) CISSP
6 12 (4.55%) CLAS
7 5 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.89%) Sun Certification
8 4 (1.52%) CEH
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (1.52%) QA
3 4 (1.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 10 (3.79%) vSphere
2 8 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.65%) Docker
4 3 (1.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.38%) NFS
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (3.79%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.89%) Puppet
3 4 (1.52%) SCCM
3 4 (1.52%) yum
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.38%) Kibana
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (20.08%) Oracle
2 24 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.68%) Red Hat
4 14 (5.30%) HP
5 13 (4.92%) VMware
6 7 (2.65%) IBM
7 6 (2.27%) ILOG
8 5 (1.89%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.89%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.89%) SAP
9 4 (1.52%) Cisco
9 4 (1.52%) TOWER Software
10 3 (1.14%) Splunk
10 3 (1.14%) Sybase
11 2 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.38%) Apple
12 1 (0.38%) Dell
12 1 (0.38%) EMC
12 1 (0.38%) F5
12 1 (0.38%) Sun