The first table below looks at the demand for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 61 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.91% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 0.91% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-6.77% -8.52%
Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 110 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.57% 17.21% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 57 83
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -49.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £52.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
DV Cleared
East of England

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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Vacancies
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East of England

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) HP NNM
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) McAfee
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (11.11%) X.400
4 1 (11.11%) X.500
4 1 (11.11%) WSUS

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) X.400
1 1 (11.11%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Transition Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP NNM
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee
1 2 (22.22%) VMware