The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 275 242 285
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +43
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 146 181 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.74% 4.84% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 43
Average daily rate
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£468 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £252 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.13% +11.47%
DV Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3899 3741 3371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.31% 14.97% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2426 2142
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 89 108
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in London

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in London

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in London

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
City of London -50 34 £469 +13.63% 26
Southwark - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Romford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 299 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (33.78%) SC Cleared
3 94 (31.44%) Oracle
4 59 (19.73%) HP
5 56 (18.73%) Windows
6 55 (18.39%) .NET
7 50 (16.72%) SQL
8 49 (16.39%) Linux
9 48 (16.05%) Java
9 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
10 47 (15.72%) UNIX
11 42 (14.05%) Project Management
12 41 (13.71%) ITIL
13 38 (12.71%) ISTQB
14 33 (11.04%) Oracle EBS
15 32 (10.70%) Finance
15 32 (10.70%) JavaScript
15 32 (10.70%) C#
16 31 (10.37%) HTML
16 31 (10.37%) ASP.NET
16 31 (10.37%) MS Excel
17 30 (10.03%) JSP
17 30 (10.03%) Migration
17 30 (10.03%) Knowledge Management
18 29 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (9.70%) Oracle Reports
19 28 (9.36%) Oracle Database
20 25 (8.36%) VMware
21 24 (8.03%) WebLogic
21 24 (8.03%) Analytical Skills

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 24 (8.03%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 13 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.34%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.01%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.01%) IIS
6 6 (2.01%) JBoss
6 6 (2.01%) Apache
7 5 (1.67%) Oracle BPEL
7 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.34%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.00%) Eucalyptus
9 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.00%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.67%) Confluence
10 2 (0.67%) SAS
10 2 (0.67%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.68%) MS Office
3 7 (2.34%) MS Project
4 6 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (11.04%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.67%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.02%) SAN
2 20 (6.69%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.01%) HTTP
3 12 (4.01%) Internet
4 11 (3.68%) DNS
5 10 (3.34%) Wireshark
6 8 (2.68%) DHCP
7 7 (2.34%) SSL
8 5 (1.67%) WAN
8 5 (1.67%) LAN
8 5 (1.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.34%) VPN
9 4 (1.34%) LDAP
9 4 (1.34%) Network Security
10 3 (1.00%) Firewall
10 3 (1.00%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.00%) NAS
11 2 (0.67%) VLAN
11 2 (0.67%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.70%) Oracle Reports
2 28 (9.36%) Oracle Database
3 22 (7.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.01%) MySQL
7 5 (1.67%) EDRMS
7 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.67%) Big Data
8 4 (1.34%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.00%) MS Access
10 2 (0.67%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.67%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.33%) TKPROF
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (2.68%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (1.67%) JIRA
2 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.34%) Fiddler
4 3 (1.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.67%) Subversion
5 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.33%) MSI
6 1 (0.33%) NUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.33%) GDB
General
1 32 (10.70%) Finance
2 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.00%) Banking
4 3 (1.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Military
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (13.38%) Analyst
2 33 (11.04%) Developer
3 28 (9.36%) Architect
4 23 (7.69%) Consultant
5 20 (6.69%) Project Manager
6 17 (5.69%) Test Manager
7 16 (5.35%) Applications Support
8 15 (5.02%) Test Analyst
8 15 (5.02%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.01%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.34%) Test Leader
11 8 (2.68%) Support Engineer
12 7 (2.34%) Applications Consultant
12 7 (2.34%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.34%) Support Consultant
12 7 (2.34%) Applications Support Consultant
12 7 (2.34%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (2.01%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (2.01%) Systems Engineer
14 5 (1.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.39%) .NET
2 31 (10.37%) ASP.NET
2 31 (10.37%) HTML
3 30 (10.03%) JSP
4 12 (4.01%) J2EE
5 11 (3.68%) Java EE
5 11 (3.68%) JSF
6 8 (2.68%) XML
7 7 (2.34%) Middleware
8 6 (2.01%) WPF
8 6 (2.01%) Web Services
8 6 (2.01%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (1.67%) Spring
9 5 (1.67%) SAML
9 5 (1.67%) JPA
9 5 (1.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.67%) Hibernate
9 5 (1.67%) XSD
9 5 (1.67%) SOAP
10 3 (1.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.68%) Replication
3 7 (2.34%) Clustering
4 6 (2.01%) CESG
5 4 (1.34%) User Experience
5 4 (1.34%) GIS
6 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.00%) Human Factors
7 2 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.67%) RMADS
7 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.67%) DataPower
7 2 (0.67%) Open Source
7 2 (0.67%) iPad
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.73%) Windows
2 49 (16.39%) Linux
3 47 (15.72%) UNIX
4 23 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.34%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.67%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.34%) AIX
9 2 (0.67%) HPUX
9 2 (0.67%) Solaris
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.05%) Project Management
2 41 (13.71%) ITIL
3 30 (10.03%) Migration
3 30 (10.03%) Knowledge Management
4 29 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 21 (7.02%) Test Scripting
7 16 (5.35%) Service Management
8 15 (5.02%) CRM
8 15 (5.02%) Data Migration
8 15 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (4.68%) BPEL
10 13 (4.35%) Test Automation
11 12 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (3.68%) PRINCE2
13 10 (3.34%) Scrum
13 10 (3.34%) Change Management
13 10 (3.34%) Validation
14 9 (3.01%) Business Analysis
14 9 (3.01%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.72%) SQL
2 48 (16.05%) Java
3 32 (10.70%) JavaScript
3 32 (10.70%) C#
4 23 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 13 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 13 (4.35%) VB
6 7 (2.34%) C
7 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.67%) Python
9 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.34%) VBA
9 4 (1.34%) Perl
10 2 (0.67%) C++
10 2 (0.67%) Ruby
10 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.33%) XPath
11 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.33%) VC++
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 299 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (33.78%) SC Cleared
3 38 (12.71%) ISTQB
4 22 (7.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 22 (7.36%) ISEB
5 17 (5.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.34%) Degree
8 6 (2.01%) CISSP
8 6 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (1.00%) CCNA
11 2 (0.67%) MCITP
11 2 (0.67%) PMP
11 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.67%) ACCA
11 2 (0.67%) CISM
11 2 (0.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.01%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) SLA
2 4 (1.34%) COBIT
3 2 (0.67%) GAAP
3 2 (0.67%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 19 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.34%) vSphere
4 5 (1.67%) Nmap
4 5 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.67%) Firmware
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.00%) NFS
6 3 (1.00%) XenApp
7 2 (0.67%) Samba
8 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.35%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.67%) Puppet
2 5 (1.67%) Nessus
2 5 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (1.34%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.34%) SCCM
4 2 (0.67%) SCOM
4 2 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.33%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 94 (31.44%) Oracle
2 59 (19.73%) HP
3 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
4 25 (8.36%) VMware
5 21 (7.02%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.68%) Citrix
7 11 (3.68%) Cisco
8 6 (2.01%) IBM
8 6 (2.01%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.67%) NetApp
9 5 (1.67%) Blue Coat
9 5 (1.67%) Infoblox
9 5 (1.67%) Symantec
9 5 (1.67%) McAfee
10 4 (1.34%) ESRI
10 4 (1.34%) Apple
10 4 (1.34%) Sybase
10 4 (1.34%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.00%) SAP
12 2 (0.67%) Remedy
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £530 - £560 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £520 - £570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago