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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 225 277 284
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +7
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 218 136 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.11% 3.73% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 74 59
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.73% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £31.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-31.04% -30.55%
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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
3568 3644 3421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.90% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2296 2398 2075
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 110 129
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.47 £15.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £38.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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 -7 53 £475 +11.76% 10
Croydon - 8 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
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England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 453 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 136 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (29.36%) Oracle
4 127 (28.04%) Windows
5 102 (22.52%) Java
5 102 (22.52%) SC Cleared
6 91 (20.09%) Linux
7 63 (13.91%) C#
7 63 (13.91%) SQL
8 60 (13.25%) ITIL
9 59 (13.02%) .NET
10 58 (12.80%) Scrum
11 57 (12.58%) UNIX
12 54 (11.92%) Oracle Database
13 53 (11.70%) Project Management
13 53 (11.70%) JIRA
14 52 (11.48%) Microsoft
15 48 (10.60%) JavaScript
16 47 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
17 46 (10.15%) WebLogic
18 43 (9.49%) C
19 41 (9.05%) SQL Server
20 40 (8.83%) Configuration Management
21 39 (8.61%) HTML
21 39 (8.61%) Web Services
21 39 (8.61%) MS Excel
22 34 (7.51%) Puppet
23 33 (7.28%) PRINCE2
23 33 (7.28%) PL/SQL
23 33 (7.28%) Finance

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 46 (10.15%) WebLogic
2 20 (4.42%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.97%) Confluence
4 17 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.65%) SAS
7 10 (2.21%) IIS
8 8 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (1.55%) Drupal
10 6 (1.32%) Oracle BPEL
11 5 (1.10%) JBoss
11 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.88%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.88%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.66%) Eucalyptus
13 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 39 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.42%) MS Project
2 20 (4.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) Revit
5 1 (0.22%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 17 (3.75%) Maximo
2 14 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Primavera
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.88%) Office 365
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) IaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.08%) Internet
2 19 (4.19%) AMQP
3 17 (3.75%) DNS
4 16 (3.53%) SAN
5 14 (3.09%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.87%) LAN
6 13 (2.87%) Firewall
7 8 (1.77%) WAN
7 8 (1.77%) DHCP
8 7 (1.55%) LDAP
8 7 (1.55%) NAS
9 6 (1.32%) VoIP
9 6 (1.32%) HTTP
10 4 (0.88%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.88%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.44%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.92%) Oracle Database
2 41 (9.05%) SQL Server
3 30 (6.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (4.86%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.42%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.65%) Big Data
9 11 (2.43%) MySQL
10 10 (2.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 10 (2.21%) Base SAS
11 9 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.10%) Star Schema
14 5 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.88%) OLTP
15 4 (0.88%) TKPROF
16 3 (0.66%) Data Mining
17 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (11.70%) JIRA
2 24 (5.30%) Eclipse
3 23 (5.08%) Subversion
4 18 (3.97%) Ant
4 18 (3.97%) JUnit
5 17 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (3.75%) Mercurial
6 15 (3.31%) Gradle
6 15 (3.31%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.21%) Selenium
7 10 (2.21%) JMeter
7 10 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.55%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.55%) Maven
9 6 (1.32%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.10%) NeoLoad
10 5 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.88%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (7.28%) Finance
2 9 (1.99%) Law
3 8 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.55%) Legal
5 2 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.22%) Banking
6 1 (0.22%) Retail
6 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 105 (23.18%) Developer
2 46 (10.15%) Consultant
3 41 (9.05%) Analyst
4 28 (6.18%) Java Developer
5 27 (5.96%) Tester
6 25 (5.52%) Applications Support
7 23 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 22 (4.86%) Architect
9 19 (4.19%) Change Manager
10 17 (3.75%) Applications Consultant
11 15 (3.31%) Administrator
11 15 (3.31%) Business Analyst
12 14 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (2.87%) Support Consultant
13 13 (2.87%) Test Analyst
13 13 (2.87%) Applications Support Consultant
14 12 (2.65%) .NET Developer
14 12 (2.65%) Performance Tester
15 11 (2.43%) Project Support Officer
15 11 (2.43%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (13.02%) .NET
2 39 (8.61%) Web Services
2 39 (8.61%) HTML
3 29 (6.40%) XML
4 27 (5.96%) J2EE
4 27 (5.96%) CSS
5 22 (4.86%) JMS
6 20 (4.42%) Java EE
7 17 (3.75%) Middleware
8 16 (3.53%) JSON
8 16 (3.53%) WCF
9 15 (3.31%) jQuery
9 15 (3.31%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.87%) .NET Framework
10 13 (2.87%) CSS3
11 12 (2.65%) Hibernate
12 10 (2.21%) XSLT
12 10 (2.21%) HTML5
13 9 (1.99%) WPF
13 9 (1.99%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.96%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.19%) Visualisation
4 17 (3.75%) User Experience
5 11 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.21%) Replication
7 9 (1.99%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.99%) GIS
8 7 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.32%) Wiki
10 5 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.88%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.88%) W3C
11 4 (0.88%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.88%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.66%) Freedom of Information
12 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 127 (28.04%) Windows
2 91 (20.09%) Linux
3 57 (12.58%) UNIX
4 31 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.99%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.32%) AIX
9 6 (1.32%) CentOS
10 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.66%) HPUX
10 3 (0.66%) Solaris
10 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.22%) Android
12 1 (0.22%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (13.25%) ITIL
3 58 (12.80%) Scrum
4 53 (11.70%) Project Management
5 40 (8.83%) Configuration Management
6 33 (7.28%) PRINCE2
7 31 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (6.62%) SDLC
9 28 (6.18%) OO
9 28 (6.18%) Test Scripting
10 26 (5.74%) Test Automation
11 25 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
12 22 (4.86%) Service Delivery
13 21 (4.64%) Software Engineering
14 20 (4.42%) Change Management
15 19 (4.19%) Project Planning
15 19 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (3.97%) Unit Testing
16 18 (3.97%) Migration
16 18 (3.97%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 102 (22.52%) Java
2 63 (13.91%) C#
2 63 (13.91%) SQL
3 48 (10.60%) JavaScript
4 43 (9.49%) C
5 33 (7.28%) PL/SQL
6 28 (6.18%) Shell Script
7 26 (5.74%) Python
8 16 (3.53%) Perl
9 15 (3.31%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.21%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.21%) SAS Macro
12 7 (1.55%) XPath
13 6 (1.32%) VB
14 5 (1.10%) VBA
15 1 (0.22%) Groovy
15 1 (0.22%) NATURAL
15 1 (0.22%) Ruby
15 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 453 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 102 (22.52%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.77%) Degree
5 7 (1.55%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.55%) MCSE
6 6 (1.32%) ISEB
6 6 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.32%) APMP
6 6 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.10%) HND
7 5 (1.10%) MCPD
7 5 (1.10%) MCP
8 4 (0.88%) CCNP
8 4 (0.88%) MCITP
8 4 (0.88%) CISSP
9 3 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.43%) QA
2 5 (1.10%) SLA
3 4 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.55%) vSphere
3 7 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.66%) Firmware
5 3 (0.66%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.66%) Samba
6 2 (0.44%) NFS
6 2 (0.44%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 34 (7.51%) Puppet
2 9 (1.99%) Vagrant
2 9 (1.99%) SCCM
3 7 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.10%) SCOM
5 4 (0.88%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.66%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.66%) WSUS
7 2 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.22%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (0.22%) Opsview
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 133 (29.36%) Oracle
2 52 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.06%) Red Hat
4 30 (6.62%) VMware
5 29 (6.40%) Atlassian
6 28 (6.18%) HP
7 24 (5.30%) Cisco
8 12 (2.65%) NetApp
8 12 (2.65%) Greenplum
9 10 (2.21%) Sybase
10 8 (1.77%) Google
11 7 (1.55%) Citrix
12 6 (1.32%) ESRI
13 5 (1.10%) Splunk
13 5 (1.10%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.88%) Infoblox
14 4 (0.88%) TOWER Software
14 4 (0.88%) McAfee
15 3 (0.66%) Sun
15 3 (0.66%) Brocade
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Capita - ITMS
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
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