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 26 February 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England / London
Rank 232 184 202
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +18
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 173 279 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.30% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.33% 7.01% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 135 122
Median daily rate £455 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £308 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £619 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +96.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £55.55 £55.65
% change year-on-year
-30.69% -0.17%

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
3244 3980 3606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 18.56% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2766 2377
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 87
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -18 32 £450 -5.26% 11
Croydon -7 10 - -
West End - 5 - - 2
Feltham - 4 £438 -
New Malden - 2 - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 450 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 157 (34.89%) SC Cleared
3 113 (25.11%) Windows
4 96 (21.33%) Linux
4 96 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (14.67%) Microsoft
6 65 (14.44%) C
7 64 (14.22%) Active Directory
7 64 (14.22%) VMware
8 62 (13.78%) MS Excel
8 62 (13.78%) JIRA
9 60 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 59 (13.11%) DevOps
11 55 (12.22%) ITIL
12 53 (11.78%) Scrum
12 53 (11.78%) Java
13 50 (11.11%) Big Data
14 49 (10.89%) Windows Server
15 46 (10.22%) Service Management
16 44 (9.78%) Oracle
16 44 (9.78%) Hadoop
17 42 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 42 (9.33%) Project Management
18 41 (9.11%) PRINCE2
18 41 (9.11%) Confluence
19 39 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
21 36 (8.00%) Change Management
21 36 (8.00%) Docker
22 35 (7.78%) BPSS Clearance

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (9.11%) Confluence
2 15 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.44%) Apache
3 11 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.78%) JBoss
6 7 (1.56%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.11%) nginx
7 5 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.67%) IIS
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Qpid
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 62 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.33%) MS Office
3 16 (3.56%) MS Project
4 15 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.89%) MS Visio
6 11 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Primavera
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (1.33%) GitHub
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.44%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.11%) Firewall
2 17 (3.78%) LAN
3 16 (3.56%) WAN
4 14 (3.11%) DNS
4 14 (3.11%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.44%) VPN
6 9 (2.00%) Internet
7 8 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (1.56%) LDAP
8 7 (1.56%) Network Security
9 6 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.33%) IPsec
9 6 (1.33%) SNMP
9 6 (1.33%) SSH
10 5 (1.11%) AMQP
10 5 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (1.11%) OpenVPN
10 5 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.89%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.11%) Big Data
2 44 (9.78%) Hadoop
3 32 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 20 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.67%) HBase
6 12 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.89%) GIS
8 4 (0.89%) Neo4j
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.44%) dBASE
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 62 (13.78%) JIRA
2 23 (5.11%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.22%) Bitbucket
4 16 (3.56%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.89%) Ant
5 13 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 9 (2.00%) IntelliJ
8 9 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
9 8 (1.78%) Gradle
10 7 (1.56%) Hudson
10 7 (1.56%) JUnit
10 7 (1.56%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.11%) Liquibase
12 5 (1.11%) Maven
12 5 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (1.11%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (6.44%) Finance
2 27 (6.00%) Military
3 4 (0.89%) Law
3 4 (0.89%) Legal
4 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.22%) Electronics
5 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.22%) Local Government
5 1 (0.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (12.00%) Analyst
2 53 (11.78%) Developer
3 46 (10.22%) Architect
4 35 (7.78%) Consultant
5 31 (6.89%) Business Analyst
6 26 (5.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (4.89%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (3.56%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
8 16 (3.56%) Support Engineer
9 14 (3.11%) Integration Engineer
10 13 (2.89%) Java Developer
10 13 (2.89%) Project Officer
11 12 (2.67%) Project Manager
12 11 (2.44%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.44%) Change Manager
12 11 (2.44%) Project Support Officer
12 11 (2.44%) Support Officer
13 10 (2.22%) Big Data Engineer
13 10 (2.22%) Data Engineer
13 10 (2.22%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.22%) HTML
2 25 (5.56%) CSS
2 25 (5.56%) Web Services
3 18 (4.00%) .NET
3 18 (4.00%) Software Packaging
4 14 (3.11%) HTML5
4 14 (3.11%) XML
5 12 (2.67%) CSS3
5 12 (2.67%) Spring
6 11 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
6 11 (2.44%) REST
7 10 (2.22%) EJB
7 10 (2.22%) Java EE
7 10 (2.22%) JMS
7 10 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 10 (2.22%) Spring Boot
8 9 (2.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.00%) Apache Camel
9 8 (1.78%) XSLT
10 7 (1.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.22%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.67%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.56%) PKI
5 6 (1.33%) Replication
6 5 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.11%) PMI
6 5 (1.11%) User Experience
7 4 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.67%) CMDB
9 2 (0.44%) CESG
9 2 (0.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.44%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.44%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.22%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.22%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 113 (25.11%) Windows
2 96 (21.33%) Linux
3 49 (10.89%) Windows Server
4 29 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (4.89%) Unix
6 21 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 10 (2.22%) CentOS
10 8 (1.78%) CoreOS
11 6 (1.33%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.11%) RancherOS
12 5 (1.11%) VyOS
13 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.67%) Android
14 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.67%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.44%) AIX
16 1 (0.22%) Solaris
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (13.11%) DevOps
3 55 (12.22%) ITIL
4 53 (11.78%) Scrum
5 46 (10.22%) Service Management
6 42 (9.33%) Project Management
7 41 (9.11%) PRINCE2
8 39 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (8.00%) Change Management
11 29 (6.44%) Service Delivery
11 29 (6.44%) UML
12 27 (6.00%) Programme Management
13 26 (5.78%) Business Analysis
14 25 (5.56%) SDLC
15 23 (5.11%) Open Source
15 23 (5.11%) TDD
16 22 (4.89%) Migration
16 22 (4.89%) Risk Management
17 21 (4.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.44%) C
2 53 (11.78%) Java
3 23 (5.11%) Python
3 23 (5.11%) SQL
4 21 (4.67%) PowerShell
5 19 (4.22%) C#
6 17 (3.78%) Bash Shell
7 14 (3.11%) Perl
8 12 (2.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (2.44%) Ruby
10 9 (2.00%) Go
10 9 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.33%) C++
12 6 (1.33%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.11%) Groovy
14 3 (0.67%) Scala
15 2 (0.44%) tcsh
15 2 (0.44%) VB
16 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 450 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 157 (34.89%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 31 (6.89%) BC Cleared
5 30 (6.67%) Degree
6 18 (4.00%) ISEB
7 16 (3.56%) CBAP
8 12 (2.67%) CITP
9 10 (2.22%) Chartered Engineer
10 9 (2.00%) HNC
10 9 (2.00%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (1.33%) CISSP
13 6 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (1.33%) IIBA
13 6 (1.33%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.33%) PMP
14 5 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.67%) JSP 440
2 8 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.78%) QA
3 7 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.11%) PMO
4 5 (1.11%) RMADS
5 4 (0.89%) COBIT
5 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.67%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 2 (0.44%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.44%) SLA
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.22%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.22%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 64 (14.22%) Active Directory
2 42 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.00%) Docker
4 16 (3.56%) XenDesktop
5 13 (2.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (2.89%) vCloud
6 10 (2.22%) HDFS
6 10 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (1.56%) vSphere
9 5 (1.11%) Corosync
9 5 (1.11%) Postfix
9 5 (1.11%) Samba
9 5 (1.11%) Squid
10 4 (0.89%) XenApp
11 3 (0.67%) NFS
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.44%) Firmware
12 2 (0.44%) Snort
12 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (7.11%) Puppet
2 17 (3.78%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.78%) SCCM
3 16 (3.56%) Terraform
3 16 (3.56%) ZABBIX
4 12 (2.67%) Ansible
5 8 (1.78%) Consul
5 8 (1.78%) Packer
5 8 (1.78%) Sysdig
6 7 (1.56%) Data Guard
6 7 (1.56%) Kibana
6 7 (1.56%) logstash
6 7 (1.56%) Nessus
6 7 (1.56%) rkt
7 6 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (1.33%) SELinux
8 5 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (1.11%) HAProxy
8 5 (1.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 66 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 64 (14.22%) VMware
3 44 (9.78%) Oracle
4 30 (6.67%) Citrix
5 23 (5.11%) Red Hat
6 19 (4.22%) Atlassian
6 19 (4.22%) CheckPoint
7 17 (3.78%) Hortonworks
8 16 (3.56%) Cisco
9 9 (2.00%) AppDynamics
10 7 (1.56%) Google
10 7 (1.56%) IBM
11 6 (1.33%) AlienVault
12 5 (1.11%) Sonatype
12 5 (1.11%) Vyatta
13 4 (0.89%) OpenText
13 4 (0.89%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.89%) Tableau
14 3 (0.67%) CA
14 3 (0.67%) HP
London
Prime Recruitment
Rate: £Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
West End
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago