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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 195 174 221
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +47
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 224 262 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.20% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.27% 7.30% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 130 54
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £309 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £575 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £370 £385
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+108.03% -26.20%
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
3570 3591 2928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.00% 16.40% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2439 2283 1828
Average daily rate £425 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 78 124
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.66 £35.80 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
City of London -75 40 £456 -8.75% 4
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Romford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 349 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 105 (30.09%) Oracle
3 97 (27.79%) SC Cleared
4 74 (21.20%) Windows
5 73 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (17.77%) Java
7 59 (16.91%) Linux
8 52 (14.90%) ITIL
9 48 (13.75%) UNIX
9 48 (13.75%) Project Management
10 46 (13.18%) SQL
11 43 (12.32%) .NET
12 42 (12.03%) Microsoft
13 41 (11.75%) WebLogic
14 36 (10.32%) JavaScript
14 36 (10.32%) HP
14 36 (10.32%) Finance
15 32 (9.17%) Service Delivery
15 32 (9.17%) C#
15 32 (9.17%) HTML
16 31 (8.88%) Scrum
17 30 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (8.02%) Oracle Database
19 27 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (7.74%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (7.74%) VMware
19 27 (7.74%) J2EE
19 27 (7.74%) PL/SQL
20 25 (7.16%) MS Excel
20 25 (7.16%) Active Directory

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (11.75%) WebLogic
2 22 (6.30%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.58%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (3.15%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.87%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.01%) IIS
6 7 (2.01%) JBoss
6 7 (2.01%) Oracle BPEL
7 6 (1.72%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.43%) Apache
9 4 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.15%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.86%) Eucalyptus
11 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.57%) SAS
11 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.57%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.58%) MS Project
3 5 (1.43%) MS Office
3 5 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (5.16%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.87%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
2 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.30%) DNS
2 15 (4.30%) Internet
3 12 (3.44%) SAN
4 10 (2.87%) DHCP
5 9 (2.58%) Firewall
5 9 (2.58%) Wireshark
6 8 (2.29%) HTTP
7 6 (1.72%) LDAP
7 6 (1.72%) SSL
7 6 (1.72%) NAS
8 5 (1.43%) VPN
9 4 (1.15%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.86%) VLAN
10 3 (0.86%) Network Security
10 3 (0.86%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.86%) LAN
10 3 (0.86%) VoIP
10 3 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.02%) Oracle Database
2 21 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (4.01%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.58%) MySQL
6 8 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.01%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.43%) EDRMS
10 4 (1.15%) Big Data
11 3 (0.86%) TKPROF
11 3 (0.86%) OLTP
12 2 (0.57%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.29%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.29%) DB2
13 1 (0.29%) MS Access
13 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (3.72%) JIRA
2 10 (2.87%) Eclipse
3 7 (2.01%) Subversion
4 5 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (1.15%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.15%) Selenium
5 4 (1.15%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.15%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (0.86%) JMeter
6 3 (0.86%) Maven
6 3 (0.86%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.86%) Ant
6 3 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.57%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.57%) MSI
7 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (10.32%) Finance
2 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (0.86%) Legal
3 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.57%) Banking
4 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
4 2 (0.57%) Law
5 1 (0.29%) Marketing
5 1 (0.29%) Billing
5 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.29%) Military
5 1 (0.29%) Electronics
5 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 47 (13.47%) Developer
2 46 (13.18%) Analyst
3 34 (9.74%) Consultant
4 29 (8.31%) Architect
5 25 (7.16%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.88%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.30%) Applications Support
8 17 (4.87%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.72%) Test Analyst
9 13 (3.72%) J2EE Developer
10 11 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (3.15%) Applications Support Consultant
10 11 (3.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (3.15%) Applications Consultant
10 11 (3.15%) Support Engineer
10 11 (3.15%) Test Manager
10 11 (3.15%) Support Consultant
11 10 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (2.58%) Tester
12 9 (2.58%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.32%) .NET
2 32 (9.17%) HTML
3 27 (7.74%) J2EE
4 22 (6.30%) ASP.NET
5 19 (5.44%) JSP
6 15 (4.30%) Web Services
6 15 (4.30%) Middleware
7 13 (3.72%) Java EE
8 12 (3.44%) JPA
9 11 (3.15%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (2.87%) Hibernate
10 10 (2.87%) Spring
10 10 (2.87%) XML
11 9 (2.58%) JSF
12 7 (2.01%) CSS
13 6 (1.72%) Oracle ADF
13 6 (1.72%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
14 5 (1.43%) EJB
15 4 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.87%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.87%) Replication
3 9 (2.58%) Open Source
4 6 (1.72%) Clustering
5 5 (1.43%) CESG
5 5 (1.43%) GIS
5 5 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.86%) W3C
6 3 (0.86%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.86%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.57%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (0.57%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.57%) iPad
7 2 (0.57%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 74 (21.20%) Windows
2 59 (16.91%) Linux
3 48 (13.75%) UNIX
4 30 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (7.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.43%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.15%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.86%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.86%) AIX
10 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.29%) CentOS
11 1 (0.29%) Android
11 1 (0.29%) SUSE
11 1 (0.29%) webOS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (14.90%) ITIL
3 48 (13.75%) Project Management
4 32 (9.17%) Service Delivery
5 31 (8.88%) Scrum
6 24 (6.88%) Migration
7 21 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 19 (5.44%) Service Management
8 19 (5.44%) Test Scripting
9 18 (5.16%) DevOps
10 17 (4.87%) Knowledge Management
11 16 (4.58%) Data Migration
12 15 (4.30%) BPEL
12 15 (4.30%) OO
12 15 (4.30%) Configuration Management
12 15 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (3.72%) Business Analysis
14 12 (3.44%) Test Strategy
15 11 (3.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (17.77%) Java
2 46 (13.18%) SQL
3 36 (10.32%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.17%) C#
5 27 (7.74%) PL/SQL
6 17 (4.87%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.01%) C
8 10 (2.87%) Python
9 8 (2.29%) VB
9 8 (2.29%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.01%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.43%) Perl
12 4 (1.15%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.86%) XPath
14 2 (0.57%) VBA
14 2 (0.57%) C++
15 1 (0.29%) PHP
15 1 (0.29%) VC++
15 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 349 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (27.79%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.30%) ISTQB
4 16 (4.58%) ISEB
5 11 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.43%) CISSP
9 5 (1.43%) Degree
10 4 (1.15%) MCITP
10 4 (1.15%) MCP
11 3 (0.86%) MCSE
11 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.86%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.57%) MCPD
12 2 (0.57%) CCNA
12 2 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.87%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.86%) COBIT
4 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.57%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
4 2 (0.57%) GAAP
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (7.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.15%) vSphere
4 7 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.43%) XenApp
5 5 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.15%) Firmware
6 4 (1.15%) Nmap
7 3 (0.86%) NFS
7 3 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.29%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (4.30%) Puppet
2 10 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.72%) SCCM
4 5 (1.43%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.15%) Nessus
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.86%) SCOM
6 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.57%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.29%) SCSM
8 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (30.09%) Oracle
2 42 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 36 (10.32%) HP
4 27 (7.74%) VMware
5 24 (6.88%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.01%) Citrix
7 13 (3.72%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.58%) Cisco
9 7 (2.01%) NetApp
10 6 (1.72%) Infoblox
11 5 (1.43%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.43%) ESRI
11 5 (1.43%) McAfee
11 5 (1.43%) IBM
11 5 (1.43%) Sybase
12 4 (1.15%) Google
13 3 (0.86%) TOWER Software
13 3 (0.86%) F5
13 3 (0.86%) SAP
13 3 (0.86%) Sun
London
LA International
Rate: Excellent Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £530 - £590 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 - £580 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £560.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £450 - £557 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 10 days ago