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 27 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 216 274 296
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +22
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 210 137 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.81% 3.67% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 65 50
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.04 £54.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -51.78%
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
3615 3735 3540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.34% 15.84% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2406 2168
Average daily rate £425 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 114 124
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.34 £15.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.10 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

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 27 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 27 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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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 +1 62 £475 +18.75% 10
Croydon - 8 - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 410 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 117 (28.54%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (27.32%) Oracle
3 112 (27.32%) Windows
4 107 (26.10%) SC Cleared
5 89 (21.71%) Java
6 83 (20.24%) Linux
7 53 (12.93%) C#
7 53 (12.93%) JIRA
8 52 (12.68%) SQL
9 51 (12.44%) .NET
10 50 (12.20%) ITIL
11 49 (11.95%) UNIX
12 48 (11.71%) Microsoft
12 48 (11.71%) Scrum
13 46 (11.22%) Oracle Database
14 43 (10.49%) Project Management
14 43 (10.49%) JavaScript
15 39 (9.51%) SQL Server
15 39 (9.51%) WebLogic
16 38 (9.27%) HTML
16 38 (9.27%) MS Excel
16 38 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (9.02%) C
17 37 (9.02%) Configuration Management
18 35 (8.54%) Web Services
19 33 (8.05%) PRINCE2
19 33 (8.05%) Puppet
20 31 (7.56%) XML
21 29 (7.07%) Red Hat

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 39 (9.51%) WebLogic
2 20 (4.88%) Confluence
3 16 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.66%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.93%) SAS
6 10 (2.44%) IIS
7 8 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.71%) Drupal
8 7 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (1.46%) JBoss
10 5 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.98%) Oracle BPEL
11 4 (0.98%) Apache
11 4 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.73%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 38 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.10%) MS Project
3 20 (4.88%) MS Office
4 7 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.24%) Revit
7 1 (0.24%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 18 (4.39%) Maximo
2 13 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.24%) Agresso
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.22%) Office 365
2 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.37%) Internet
2 18 (4.39%) AMQP
3 15 (3.66%) SAN
3 15 (3.66%) DNS
4 12 (2.93%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.93%) LAN
5 10 (2.44%) Firewall
6 8 (1.95%) DHCP
7 7 (1.71%) WAN
7 7 (1.71%) HTTP
7 7 (1.71%) LDAP
8 5 (1.22%) VoIP
9 4 (0.98%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.98%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.98%) NAS
10 3 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.49%) Wireless Security
11 2 (0.49%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.22%) Oracle Database
2 39 (9.51%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.85%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (4.39%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.41%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.68%) Big Data
9 10 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 10 (2.44%) Base SAS
10 9 (2.20%) MySQL
11 8 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.98%) Star Schema
13 4 (0.98%) OLTP
13 4 (0.98%) TKPROF
14 3 (0.73%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (12.93%) JIRA
2 22 (5.37%) Subversion
3 21 (5.12%) Eclipse
4 18 (4.39%) Ant
4 18 (4.39%) JUnit
5 17 (4.15%) Mercurial
6 16 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (3.66%) Gradle
8 14 (3.41%) Jenkins
9 11 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.68%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.44%) Maven
11 8 (1.95%) Selenium
11 8 (1.95%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.71%) JMeter
13 6 (1.46%) Artifactory
14 5 (1.22%) LoadRunner
15 4 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (7.07%) Finance
2 11 (2.68%) Law
3 8 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.71%) Legal
5 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.73%) Banking
5 3 (0.73%) Retail
6 2 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.24%) Billing
7 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (22.68%) Developer
2 36 (8.78%) Consultant
3 35 (8.54%) Analyst
4 25 (6.10%) Java Developer
5 24 (5.85%) Tester
6 23 (5.61%) Architect
7 21 (5.12%) Project Manager
8 19 (4.63%) Applications Support
9 15 (3.66%) Change Manager
10 14 (3.41%) Business Analyst
10 14 (3.41%) Project Support Officer
10 14 (3.41%) Project Officer
11 13 (3.17%) Applications Consultant
11 13 (3.17%) Administrator
12 11 (2.68%) Automation Tester
13 10 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (2.20%) Test Analyst
14 9 (2.20%) Support Consultant
14 9 (2.20%) Performance Tester
14 9 (2.20%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.44%) .NET
2 38 (9.27%) HTML
3 35 (8.54%) Web Services
4 31 (7.56%) XML
5 26 (6.34%) CSS
6 22 (5.37%) JMS
7 19 (4.63%) Middleware
8 18 (4.39%) Java EE
8 18 (4.39%) JSON
9 17 (4.15%) J2EE
10 15 (3.66%) jQuery
11 13 (3.17%) WCF
11 13 (3.17%) CSS3
12 12 (2.93%) ASP.NET
13 11 (2.68%) XSLT
14 10 (2.44%) Hibernate
14 10 (2.44%) HTML5
14 10 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (2.20%) D3.js
15 9 (2.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.85%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.88%) User Experience
4 16 (3.90%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.95%) GIS
5 8 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.95%) Replication
6 7 (1.71%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.46%) Wiki
8 5 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.98%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.98%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.98%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.98%) W3C
9 4 (0.98%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.73%) Clustering
10 3 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.32%) Windows
2 83 (20.24%) Linux
3 49 (11.95%) UNIX
4 28 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.20%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.95%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.46%) CentOS
11 5 (1.22%) AIX
12 4 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.73%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.73%) HPUX
13 3 (0.73%) Solaris
14 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (28.54%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (12.20%) ITIL
3 48 (11.71%) Scrum
4 43 (10.49%) Project Management
5 37 (9.02%) Configuration Management
6 33 (8.05%) PRINCE2
7 28 (6.83%) SDLC
8 27 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (5.85%) Test Scripting
10 24 (5.85%) Test Automation
11 23 (5.61%) OO
12 22 (5.37%) Project Planning
13 21 (5.12%) Software Engineering
13 21 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.63%) Waterfall
14 19 (4.63%) Change Control
14 19 (4.63%) ETL
15 18 (4.39%) Change Management
15 18 (4.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.71%) Java
2 53 (12.93%) C#
3 52 (12.68%) SQL
4 43 (10.49%) JavaScript
5 37 (9.02%) C
6 25 (6.10%) Shell Script
7 24 (5.85%) PL/SQL
7 24 (5.85%) Python
8 16 (3.90%) Perl
9 14 (3.41%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.68%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.44%) SAS Macro
12 8 (1.95%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.71%) XPath
14 5 (1.22%) VBA
15 3 (0.73%) VB
16 1 (0.24%) PHP
16 1 (0.24%) Groovy
16 1 (0.24%) NATURAL
16 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 410 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 107 (26.10%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (2.93%) ISEB
5 9 (2.20%) Degree
6 8 (1.95%) APMP
6 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.71%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (1.22%) HND
10 4 (0.98%) MCSE
10 4 (0.98%) CISSP
10 4 (0.98%) CCNP
10 4 (0.98%) MCPD
11 3 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.73%) CCNA
11 3 (0.73%) RHCE
12 2 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.17%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) SLA
3 5 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.46%) vSphere
4 6 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.73%) XenApp
6 3 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.73%) Samba
7 2 (0.49%) NFS
7 2 (0.49%) Firmware
7 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 33 (8.05%) Puppet
2 12 (2.93%) SCCM
3 7 (1.71%) SCOM
3 7 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.71%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.22%) WSUS
5 4 (0.98%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (0.73%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.24%) SCSM
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (0.24%) Opsview
8 1 (0.24%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 112 (27.32%) Oracle
2 48 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.07%) Red Hat
4 28 (6.83%) Atlassian
5 27 (6.59%) HP
6 26 (6.34%) VMware
7 21 (5.12%) Cisco
8 12 (2.93%) Greenplum
9 8 (1.95%) NetApp
9 8 (1.95%) Citrix
10 7 (1.71%) Sybase
10 7 (1.71%) Google
10 7 (1.71%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.22%) ESRI
11 5 (1.22%) Splunk
12 4 (0.98%) IBM
12 4 (0.98%) Dell
13 3 (0.73%) Avaya
13 3 (0.73%) Apple
13 3 (0.73%) McAfee
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago