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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 3 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 139 33 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.45% 9.65% 43.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.61% 26.40% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 15 96
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£458 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.22% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £266 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £47.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +21.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.93%
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
222 125 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.03% 36.55% 57.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 56 115
Average daily rate £450 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 18
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.75 £29.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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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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 +3 48 £458 +0.38% 10
Gloucester +12 21 £450 +11.11% 8
Tewkesbury - - - -
DV Cleared
South West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 317 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 87 (27.44%) Java
3 85 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (23.34%) Python
5 63 (19.87%) C
5 63 (19.87%) SQL
6 60 (18.93%) Oracle
7 53 (16.72%) UNIX
8 52 (16.40%) Perl
9 51 (16.09%) Bash Shell
10 49 (15.46%) C++
11 46 (14.51%) OO
12 44 (13.88%) PL/SQL
12 44 (13.88%) Ruby
13 42 (13.25%) Scrum
13 42 (13.25%) Linux
14 41 (12.93%) Release Management
15 40 (12.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 40 (12.62%) ClearCase
15 40 (12.62%) Subversion
16 39 (12.30%) Windows
16 39 (12.30%) J2EE
16 39 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (11.04%) Oracle Database
18 33 (10.41%) SC Cleared
19 29 (9.15%) Telecoms
19 29 (9.15%) JavaScript
20 27 (8.52%) OOD
21 26 (8.20%) LAN
21 26 (8.20%) WAN

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (5.36%) JBoss
2 7 (2.21%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.89%) CMS
4 4 (1.26%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.95%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.63%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Project
3 2 (0.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (7.26%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.84%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.20%) WAN
1 26 (8.20%) LAN
2 22 (6.94%) Firewall
3 16 (5.05%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.42%) Wireshark
5 11 (3.47%) SDH
6 10 (3.15%) DNS
6 10 (3.15%) 3G
6 10 (3.15%) 2G
6 10 (3.15%) 2.5G
7 9 (2.84%) 4G
8 8 (2.52%) Network Security
8 8 (2.52%) IPsec
8 8 (2.52%) OSPF
8 8 (2.52%) BGP
8 8 (2.52%) SSL
9 6 (1.89%) VoIP
9 6 (1.89%) VPN
9 6 (1.89%) Internet
10 4 (1.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.04%) Oracle Database
2 12 (3.79%) Oracle9i Database
2 12 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (2.52%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.21%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.58%) MySQL
7 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.63%) SQLite
9 1 (0.32%) QlikView
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 40 (12.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 40 (12.62%) ClearCase
1 40 (12.62%) Subversion
2 23 (7.26%) Maven
2 23 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.31%) Ant
3 20 (6.31%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (5.36%) LoadRunner
5 14 (4.42%) SoapUI
6 12 (3.79%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (3.15%) JIRA
8 9 (2.84%) Rational Functional Tester
9 6 (1.89%) JUnit
10 5 (1.58%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.58%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (0.63%) Mockito
13 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
13 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 29 (9.15%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.20%) Finance
3 6 (1.89%) Military
4 2 (0.63%) Law
4 2 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.32%) Publishing
5 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 118 (37.22%) Developer
2 66 (20.82%) Java Developer
3 33 (10.41%) C++ Developer
4 24 (7.57%) Architect
5 22 (6.94%) DBA
5 22 (6.94%) Oracle DBA
6 20 (6.31%) Senior Developer
7 19 (5.99%) Analyst
8 15 (4.73%) Consultant
9 13 (4.10%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.79%) Test Manager
10 12 (3.79%) Network Engineer
10 12 (3.79%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (3.47%) Test Analyst
11 11 (3.47%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 9 (2.84%) Project Officer
12 9 (2.84%) Service Manager
12 9 (2.84%) Project Support Officer
12 9 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (2.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.30%) J2EE
2 25 (7.89%) Java EE
3 23 (7.26%) Web Services
4 22 (6.94%) Hibernate
5 18 (5.68%) XML
6 17 (5.36%) EJB
7 16 (5.05%) JSF
8 14 (4.42%) JAXB
8 14 (4.42%) JPA
8 14 (4.42%) EJB 3.0
9 11 (3.47%) STL
10 8 (2.52%) Spring
11 7 (2.21%) HTML
11 7 (2.21%) Apache Camel
12 5 (1.58%) RESTful
13 4 (1.26%) PrimeFaces
13 4 (1.26%) JAX-RS
14 3 (0.95%) SWT
14 3 (0.95%) Application Packaging
14 3 (0.95%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.68%) Management Information System
2 14 (4.42%) Client/Server
2 14 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.26%) Replication
6 3 (0.95%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.95%) Statistics
6 3 (0.95%) Fat Client
6 3 (0.95%) RMADS
7 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.63%) Clustering
7 2 (0.63%) CESG
7 2 (0.63%) PKI
8 1 (0.32%) SCADA
8 1 (0.32%) GIS
8 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.32%) Open Source
8 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.72%) UNIX
2 42 (13.25%) Linux
3 39 (12.30%) Windows
4 7 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.95%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.95%) CentOS
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.51%) OO
3 42 (13.25%) Scrum
4 41 (12.93%) Release Management
5 39 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (8.52%) OOD
7 22 (6.94%) PRINCE2
8 21 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (6.31%) Test Scripting
10 17 (5.36%) Software Engineering
10 17 (5.36%) Configuration Management
11 16 (5.05%) Change Control
12 15 (4.73%) Functional Testing
13 14 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (4.42%) Software Testing
14 13 (4.10%) ITIL
15 12 (3.79%) Information Assurance
16 10 (3.15%) Project Management
16 10 (3.15%) Risk Management
17 9 (2.84%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (27.44%) Java
2 74 (23.34%) Python
3 63 (19.87%) SQL
3 63 (19.87%) C
4 52 (16.40%) Perl
5 51 (16.09%) Bash Shell
6 49 (15.46%) C++
7 44 (13.88%) PL/SQL
7 44 (13.88%) Ruby
8 29 (9.15%) JavaScript
9 17 (5.36%) PHP
9 17 (5.36%) Lua
10 5 (1.58%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.26%) C#
12 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 317 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.41%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.73%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.79%) CISSP
4 12 (3.79%) Sun Certification
5 10 (3.15%) OCPJP
6 9 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (2.52%) Degree
7 8 (2.52%) ISEB
8 7 (2.21%) CISM
8 7 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.95%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.32%) APMP
10 1 (0.32%) CCIA
10 1 (0.32%) CWNA
10 1 (0.32%) GCIA
10 1 (0.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.21%) SLA
3 6 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.26%) vSphere
5 3 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.95%) vCloud
6 2 (0.63%) Firmware
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.95%) Puppet
3 3 (0.95%) SCCM
3 3 (0.95%) Nagios
4 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.32%) Nessus
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 60 (18.93%) Oracle
2 17 (5.36%) Cisco
3 12 (3.79%) Sun
4 11 (3.47%) Citrix
5 10 (3.15%) VMware
6 8 (2.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.58%) HP
7 5 (1.58%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.58%) McAfee
8 4 (1.26%) NetApp
8 4 (1.26%) Sybase
9 2 (0.63%) Juniper
9 2 (0.63%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.32%) F5
10 1 (0.32%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.32%) Informatica
10 1 (0.32%) Dell
10 1 (0.32%) Veritas
10 1 (0.32%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.32%) Sourcefire
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