The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Gloucestershire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 92 26 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.09% 10.74% 21.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.23% 33.33% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 47
Average daily rate
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£403 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £457 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £54.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +118.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £54.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.18% +116.00%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
208 78 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.41% 32.23% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 46 100
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £308 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 23
Average hourly rate £40.50 £54.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £29.45 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £54.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
DV Cleared
South West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 +4 21 £380 +22.58% 7
Gloucester -12 9 £450 +2.27% 8
Tewkesbury - - - -
DV Cleared
South West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (23.44%) Telecoms
3 27 (21.09%) Java
4 26 (20.31%) C
5 21 (16.41%) Windows
6 18 (14.06%) Linux
7 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.50%) Oracle
8 16 (12.50%) OO
9 14 (10.94%) Python
9 14 (10.94%) C++
9 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
10 13 (10.16%) Project Management
10 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
10 13 (10.16%) Test Scripting
11 12 (9.38%) Release Management
11 12 (9.38%) Service Delivery
12 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.59%) HP
12 11 (8.59%) ClearCase
12 11 (8.59%) SQL
12 11 (8.59%) MS Project
13 10 (7.81%) Finance
13 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.81%) VMware
13 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle Database
14 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
14 9 (7.03%) MS Office
14 9 (7.03%) ITIL

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.56%) Apache
2 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.56%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) Lync
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Project
3 9 (7.03%) MS Office
4 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Wireshark
1 3 (2.34%) Network Security
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (1.56%) AMQP
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) X.400
2 2 (1.56%) SAN
2 2 (1.56%) LAN
2 2 (1.56%) SMTP
2 2 (1.56%) DHCP
2 2 (1.56%) SNMP
2 2 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) PSTN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.56%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.78%) OLTP
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.78%) TKPROF
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) ClearCase
2 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (6.25%) Subversion
4 7 (5.47%) Maven
5 5 (3.91%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.13%) Gerrit
7 3 (2.34%) JIRA
7 3 (2.34%) Ant
7 3 (2.34%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.78%) JUnit
9 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.78%) MSI
9 1 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.78%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.78%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 30 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.81%) Finance
3 3 (2.34%) Legal
4 2 (1.56%) Military
4 2 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (17.97%) Developer
2 13 (10.16%) Analyst
3 12 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 10 (7.81%) Consultant
5 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (7.03%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.47%) Service Manager
6 7 (5.47%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Project Officer
7 6 (4.69%) Project Support Officer
8 5 (3.91%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Communications Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Requirements Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Architect
10 3 (2.34%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) JPA
1 5 (3.91%) EJB
2 4 (3.13%) HornetQ
2 4 (3.13%) JMS
2 4 (3.13%) .NET
2 4 (3.13%) EJB 3.0
2 4 (3.13%) jQuery
3 2 (1.56%) XSLT
3 2 (1.56%) XML
3 2 (1.56%) J2EE
3 2 (1.56%) Drools
3 2 (1.56%) GWT
3 2 (1.56%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.56%) Java EE
3 2 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.78%) SWT
4 1 (0.78%) HTML
4 1 (0.78%) XSD
4 1 (0.78%) SOAP
4 1 (0.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Economics
2 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.13%) Clustering
4 3 (2.34%) PKI
5 2 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.56%) SCADA
5 2 (1.56%) CMDB
5 2 (1.56%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.78%) CESG
6 1 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) RMADS
6 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.78%) W3C
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.41%) Windows
2 18 (14.06%) Linux
3 4 (3.13%) UNIX
4 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (12.50%) OO
3 13 (10.16%) Project Management
3 13 (10.16%) Test Scripting
4 12 (9.38%) Release Management
4 12 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.03%) ITIL
8 7 (5.47%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.69%) UML
10 5 (3.91%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.91%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.91%) Information Assurance
11 4 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (3.13%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.13%) Security Architecture
11 4 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.09%) Java
2 26 (20.31%) C
3 14 (10.94%) Python
3 14 (10.94%) C++
4 11 (8.59%) SQL
5 9 (7.03%) Perl
6 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.69%) Ruby
8 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.56%) VBA
9 2 (1.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.78%) XPath
10 1 (0.78%) Lua
10 1 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) C#
10 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 128 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.13%) CISSP
4 4 (3.13%) ISEB
5 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.56%) Degree
7 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) SLA
2 4 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.34%) XenApp
3 3 (2.34%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.56%) vSphere
4 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.78%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) SCCM
2 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.56%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.56%) SCOM
4 2 (1.56%) WSUS
5 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.78%) MOM
5 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) Oracle
2 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.59%) HP
4 10 (7.81%) VMware
5 7 (5.47%) JBoss
5 7 (5.47%) Citrix
6 4 (3.13%) Altiris
7 3 (2.34%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.34%) IBM
7 3 (2.34%) Sophos
7 3 (2.34%) Symantec
7 3 (2.34%) McAfee
8 2 (1.56%) Lumension
8 2 (1.56%) Remedy
8 2 (1.56%) Primavera
8 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.78%) AppSense
9 1 (0.78%) 3Com
9 1 (0.78%) Sybase
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