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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 2 19 2
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 177 21 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.04% 7.19% 42.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.46% 16.80% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 7 59
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£450 £510 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £244 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.67 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -25.69%
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
288 125 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.38% 42.81% 57.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 53 67
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -48.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £32.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £33.65 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 81 £478 -13.09% 5
Gloucester +7 30 £450 -11.76% 5
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
DV Cleared
South West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 290 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 76 (26.21%) Java
3 67 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 55 (18.97%) Python
6 50 (17.24%) OO
7 49 (16.90%) C++
8 45 (15.52%) Windows
9 44 (15.17%) C
9 44 (15.17%) Perl
9 44 (15.17%) Release Management
10 43 (14.83%) Oracle
11 42 (14.48%) SQL
12 41 (14.14%) Bash Shell
13 38 (13.10%) Linux
14 37 (12.76%) ClearCase
15 36 (12.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 36 (12.41%) Subversion
15 36 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (12.07%) UNIX
17 34 (11.72%) Ruby
18 33 (11.38%) PL/SQL
19 30 (10.34%) Finance
20 28 (9.66%) Maven
20 28 (9.66%) JavaScript
21 25 (8.62%) Scrum
22 24 (8.28%) Git (software)
23 23 (7.93%) Java EE
24 22 (7.59%) Oracle Database
25 21 (7.24%) Apache Ivy

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (4.48%) JBoss
2 6 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.07%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.03%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (1.03%) Lync
4 3 (1.03%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.69%) IIS
5 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.45%) MS Project
3 8 (2.76%) MS Office
4 4 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.86%) WAN
2 16 (5.52%) LAN
3 15 (5.17%) Firewall
4 8 (2.76%) Internet
5 7 (2.41%) Wireshark
6 6 (2.07%) SSL
6 6 (2.07%) OSPF
6 6 (2.07%) BGP
6 6 (2.07%) IPsec
7 5 (1.72%) SNMP
7 5 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.72%) VPN
8 3 (1.03%) 4G
8 3 (1.03%) 2G
8 3 (1.03%) 2.5G
8 3 (1.03%) SDH
8 3 (1.03%) 3G
8 3 (1.03%) DNS
8 3 (1.03%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.59%) Oracle Database
2 9 (3.10%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (3.10%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.69%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.69%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (12.76%) ClearCase
2 36 (12.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 36 (12.41%) Subversion
3 28 (9.66%) Maven
4 24 (8.28%) Git (software)
5 21 (7.24%) Apache Ivy
5 21 (7.24%) Ant
6 17 (5.86%) LoadRunner
7 8 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.76%) SoapUI
7 8 (2.76%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (2.41%) JUnit
9 6 (2.07%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.07%) Rational Functional Tester
10 5 (1.72%) Gerrit
11 3 (1.03%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.34%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 30 (10.34%) Finance
3 7 (2.41%) Military
4 4 (1.38%) Legal
5 2 (0.69%) Law
5 2 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (34.83%) Developer
2 56 (19.31%) Java Developer
3 32 (11.03%) C++ Developer
4 24 (8.28%) Consultant
5 20 (6.90%) Analyst
6 19 (6.55%) Architect
7 15 (5.17%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.17%) Service Manager
8 13 (4.48%) Test Manager
9 12 (4.14%) Project Manager
9 12 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.79%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (3.79%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.76%) Business Analyst
11 8 (2.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 8 (2.76%) C++/Java Developer
12 7 (2.41%) DBA
12 7 (2.41%) Administrator
12 7 (2.41%) Services Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.41%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.93%) Java EE
2 16 (5.52%) J2EE
3 12 (4.14%) EJB
3 12 (4.14%) Hibernate
3 12 (4.14%) JPA
4 11 (3.79%) EJB 3.0
5 10 (3.45%) Spring
6 8 (2.76%) XML
6 8 (2.76%) Apache Camel
7 7 (2.41%) PrimeFaces
7 7 (2.41%) JAX-RS
7 7 (2.41%) JSF
7 7 (2.41%) Web Services
7 7 (2.41%) JAXB
8 6 (2.07%) Application Packaging
8 6 (2.07%) jQuery
9 5 (1.72%) HTML
10 4 (1.38%) JMS
10 4 (1.38%) HornetQ
10 4 (1.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.41%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.07%) Thin Client
3 6 (2.07%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.07%) Fat Client
4 5 (1.72%) RMADS
4 5 (1.72%) PKI
4 5 (1.72%) User Experience
4 5 (1.72%) Clustering
5 4 (1.38%) Replication
6 3 (1.03%) SCADA
6 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.03%) Economics
6 3 (1.03%) CESG
7 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.34%) Open Source
8 1 (0.34%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.52%) Windows
2 38 (13.10%) Linux
3 35 (12.07%) UNIX
4 6 (2.07%) Windows XP
4 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.03%) CentOS
6 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.24%) OO
3 44 (15.17%) Release Management
4 36 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (8.62%) Scrum
6 21 (7.24%) Test Scripting
7 18 (6.21%) Configuration Management
7 18 (6.21%) OOD
7 18 (6.21%) Service Delivery
8 17 (5.86%) PRINCE2
9 15 (5.17%) Software Engineering
9 15 (5.17%) Software Testing
10 13 (4.48%) Business Development
10 13 (4.48%) ITIL
11 12 (4.14%) Project Management
12 11 (3.79%) Information Assurance
12 11 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (3.79%) Risk Management
12 11 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (3.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.21%) Java
2 55 (18.97%) Python
3 49 (16.90%) C++
4 44 (15.17%) C
4 44 (15.17%) Perl
5 42 (14.48%) SQL
6 41 (14.14%) Bash Shell
7 34 (11.72%) Ruby
8 33 (11.38%) PL/SQL
9 28 (9.66%) JavaScript
10 13 (4.48%) Lua
10 13 (4.48%) PHP
11 3 (1.03%) C#
12 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.34%) XPath
12 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) VB
12 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 290 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.55%) ISTQB
3 15 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.79%) CISSP
5 10 (3.45%) Sun Certification
6 8 (2.76%) ISEB
7 7 (2.41%) Degree
8 5 (1.72%) CISM
8 5 (1.72%) OCPJP
9 4 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.03%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.69%) HND
11 2 (0.69%) MCSE
11 2 (0.69%) APMP
12 1 (0.34%) MCITP
12 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.34%) CWNA
12 1 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.14%) SLA
2 10 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 13 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.07%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (2.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.03%) vCloud
4 3 (1.03%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (4.83%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (3.79%) SCCM
3 5 (1.72%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.03%) Puppet
4 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.69%) Nagios
5 2 (0.69%) SCOM
5 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.34%) MOM
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (14.83%) Oracle
2 15 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.48%) Cisco
4 12 (4.14%) Citrix
5 11 (3.79%) VMware
6 10 (3.45%) HP
6 10 (3.45%) Sun
7 5 (1.72%) McAfee
8 4 (1.38%) NetApp
9 3 (1.03%) Primavera
9 3 (1.03%) Remedy
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.69%) Juniper
10 2 (0.69%) Sophos
10 2 (0.69%) Sybase
10 2 (0.69%) Altiris
11 1 (0.34%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.34%) F5
11 1 (0.34%) Lumension
11 1 (0.34%) Blue Coat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
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Posted: 9 days ago