The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 215 171 208
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +37
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 218 260 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.90% 1.20% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.44% 7.88% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 126 118
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.97%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
DV Cleared
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 127 £475 - 11
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 468 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 116 (24.79%) SC Cleared
3 90 (19.23%) ITIL
4 85 (18.16%) Windows
5 66 (14.10%) Microsoft
6 58 (12.39%) SQL
7 57 (12.18%) Oracle
8 54 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 54 (11.54%) Finance
9 44 (9.40%) Java
10 42 (8.97%) PRINCE2
11 41 (8.76%) HP
12 40 (8.55%) Project Management
12 40 (8.55%) Service Delivery
13 39 (8.33%) Linux
13 39 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 39 (8.33%) MS Office
14 38 (8.12%) Service Management
15 35 (7.48%) Change Management
16 32 (6.84%) Active Directory
17 31 (6.62%) Configuration Management
18 25 (5.34%) Red Hat
18 25 (5.34%) UNIX
19 24 (5.13%) Migration
20 23 (4.91%) HTML
20 23 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
21 22 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 22 (4.70%) SCCM
21 22 (4.70%) Management Information System
22 20 (4.27%) .NET

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (3.21%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.99%) SAS
3 11 (2.35%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.14%) IIS
4 10 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.14%) CMS
4 10 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.71%) Apache
6 6 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 54 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 39 (8.33%) MS Office
3 19 (4.06%) MS Project
4 8 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.50%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.85%) PaaS
1 4 (0.85%) IaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.14%) DNS
2 9 (1.92%) DHCP
3 6 (1.28%) Internet
4 3 (0.64%) SSH
4 3 (0.64%) Firewall
4 3 (0.64%) FTP
4 3 (0.64%) LAN
4 3 (0.64%) WAN
5 2 (0.43%) SAN
5 2 (0.43%) SMTP
5 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.43%) HTTP
5 2 (0.43%) X.400
6 1 (0.21%) Network Security
6 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.21%) VLAN
6 1 (0.21%) X.509
6 1 (0.21%) Wireless
6 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.21%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (3.63%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.50%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.50%) Big Data
6 6 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.85%) Base SAS
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.21%) MySQL
10 1 (0.21%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Eclipse
1 8 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.50%) JDeveloper
3 5 (1.07%) Toad
4 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.85%) Subversion
4 4 (0.85%) JIRA
4 4 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.64%) Selenium
5 3 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.64%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.43%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.43%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.21%) Hudson
7 1 (0.21%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (0.85%) Law
3 3 (0.64%) Legal
3 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.43%) Back Office
4 2 (0.43%) Billing
4 2 (0.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.21%) Electronics
5 1 (0.21%) Publishing
5 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (14.96%) Analyst
2 58 (12.39%) Developer
3 45 (9.62%) Consultant
4 32 (6.84%) Architect
5 31 (6.62%) Project Manager
6 26 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 21 (4.49%) Tester
8 18 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 13 (2.78%) Administrator
10 12 (2.56%) Test Manager
11 11 (2.35%) Project Officer
11 11 (2.35%) Project Support Officer
12 10 (2.14%) Business Consultant
13 9 (1.92%) Business Change Consultant
13 9 (1.92%) Change Consultant
13 9 (1.92%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (1.92%) Support Analyst
13 9 (1.92%) Service Analyst
13 9 (1.92%) Test Analyst
13 9 (1.92%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.91%) HTML
2 20 (4.27%) .NET
3 17 (3.63%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 14 (2.99%) Middleware
6 12 (2.56%) J2EE
7 8 (1.71%) Java EE
8 7 (1.50%) XML
9 6 (1.28%) CSS
10 4 (0.85%) Web Services
10 4 (0.85%) Ajax
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.64%) Lucene
11 3 (0.64%) Spring
11 3 (0.64%) JSF
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle ADF
11 3 (0.64%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.21%) JPA
12 1 (0.21%) Apache CXF
12 1 (0.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.70%) Management Information System
2 14 (2.99%) Open Source
3 11 (2.35%) CESG
3 11 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 9 (1.92%) CMDB
5 7 (1.50%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (1.07%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.85%) PKI
8 3 (0.64%) RMADS
8 3 (0.64%) CCTV
8 3 (0.64%) Clustering
8 3 (0.64%) Firmware
9 2 (0.43%) Replication
9 2 (0.43%) Wiki
10 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.21%) Social Network
10 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.21%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.21%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.21%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 85 (18.16%) Windows
2 39 (8.33%) Linux
3 25 (5.34%) UNIX
4 22 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (4.06%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.14%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.50%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.07%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.64%) AIX
13 2 (0.43%) pSOS
14 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.23%) ITIL
2 42 (8.97%) PRINCE2
3 40 (8.55%) Project Management
3 40 (8.55%) Service Delivery
4 38 (8.12%) Service Management
5 35 (7.48%) Change Management
6 31 (6.62%) Configuration Management
7 24 (5.13%) Migration
8 19 (4.06%) Programme Management
8 19 (4.06%) Business Analysis
9 18 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (2.99%) Test Scripting
11 13 (2.78%) ITIL V2
11 13 (2.78%) Integration Testing
11 13 (2.78%) System Testing
11 13 (2.78%) Validation
12 12 (2.56%) Problem Management
12 12 (2.56%) Data Migration
13 11 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (12.39%) SQL
2 44 (9.40%) Java
3 17 (3.63%) VB.NET
4 12 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 11 (2.35%) C
6 9 (1.92%) Python
7 8 (1.71%) VB
8 7 (1.50%) C#
8 7 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.28%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.07%) Perl
10 5 (1.07%) VBA
11 4 (0.85%) C++
11 4 (0.85%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.64%) Ruby
12 3 (0.64%) PHP
12 3 (0.64%) VBScript
13 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.43%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 468 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 116 (24.79%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.85%) Degree
4 16 (3.42%) ISEB
4 16 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.35%) RHCE
7 7 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.28%) MCP
8 6 (1.28%) MCSE
9 5 (1.07%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (1.07%) APMP
9 5 (1.07%) MCTS
9 5 (1.07%) MCITP
9 5 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.85%) CCNP
10 4 (0.85%) CCNA
11 3 (0.64%) CITP
11 3 (0.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.63%) SLA
2 5 (1.07%) QA
3 2 (0.43%) COBIT
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (6.84%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.50%) Terminal Server
4 4 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.64%) vSphere
5 3 (0.64%) NFS
6 2 (0.43%) XenApp
7 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.21%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (4.70%) SCCM
2 13 (2.78%) WSUS
3 6 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.28%) HP NNM
3 6 (1.28%) HP SIM
4 5 (1.07%) Puppet
5 4 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (0.64%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.43%) SCOM
8 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 66 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.18%) Oracle
3 41 (8.76%) HP
4 25 (5.34%) Red Hat
5 19 (4.06%) VMware
6 10 (2.14%) Citrix
6 10 (2.14%) Cisco
6 10 (2.14%) JBoss
7 8 (1.71%) Compaq
8 7 (1.50%) Infoblox
9 5 (1.07%) IBM
9 5 (1.07%) Software AG
10 4 (0.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.85%) webMethods
10 4 (0.85%) PlateSpin
11 3 (0.64%) Open Text
12 2 (0.43%) Apple
12 2 (0.43%) Clearswift
12 2 (0.43%) Brocade
12 2 (0.43%) Fujitsu
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