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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 261 306 285
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -21
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 155 120 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.12% 3.22% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 60 61
Average daily rate
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£500 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £34.50 £51.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+69.76% -14.00%
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
3765 3731 3714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.51% 14.80% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 2344 2206
Average daily rate £425 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 103 143
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.65 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 +22 50 £450 +5.88% 14
Feltham - - - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 77 (25.41%) SC Cleared
3 73 (24.09%) Oracle
4 66 (21.78%) ITIL
5 58 (19.14%) HP
6 47 (15.51%) Microsoft
7 46 (15.18%) Windows
8 43 (14.19%) SQL
9 41 (13.53%) Java
10 40 (13.20%) MS Excel
11 36 (11.88%) .NET
12 35 (11.55%) Linux
13 32 (10.56%) Service Management
14 31 (10.23%) ISTQB
15 29 (9.57%) Configuration Management
16 28 (9.24%) Project Management
17 27 (8.91%) Migration
17 27 (8.91%) UNIX
18 26 (8.58%) Oracle Database
19 25 (8.25%) HTML
20 24 (7.92%) Oracle Reports
20 24 (7.92%) Oracle EBS
21 23 (7.59%) Finance
21 23 (7.59%) JavaScript
21 23 (7.59%) MS Office
22 22 (7.26%) ASP.NET
22 22 (7.26%) JSP
22 22 (7.26%) Service Delivery
22 22 (7.26%) Knowledge Management
23 21 (6.93%) Test Scripting

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (5.94%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.30%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (2.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.31%) CMS
5 6 (1.98%) Confluence
5 6 (1.98%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.32%) SAS
7 4 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.99%) Apache
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.66%) Eucalyptus
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 40 (13.20%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.59%) MS Office
3 13 (4.29%) MS Project
4 10 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.65%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (7.92%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) IaaS
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.66%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.95%) SAN
2 9 (2.97%) Internet
3 8 (2.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.31%) HTTP
5 5 (1.65%) LAN
5 5 (1.65%) WAN
6 4 (1.32%) SSL
7 3 (0.99%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.99%) AMQP
7 3 (0.99%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.99%) DNS
8 2 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.66%) LDAP
8 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.33%) SSH
9 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.33%) NAS
9 1 (0.33%) Network Security
9 1 (0.33%) FTP
9 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.58%) Oracle Database
2 24 (7.92%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (4.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.31%) Big Data
6 5 (1.65%) EDRMS
7 4 (1.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (1.32%) Base SAS
7 4 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.66%) MS Access
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (1.98%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (1.98%) Eclipse
1 6 (1.98%) JIRA
2 5 (1.65%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.32%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (1.32%) ClearQuest
3 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.32%) Subversion
4 3 (0.99%) Mercurial
4 3 (0.99%) Toad
5 2 (0.66%) Ant
5 2 (0.66%) JUnit
5 2 (0.66%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.33%) NUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) Hudson
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (7.59%) Finance
2 6 (1.98%) Billing
3 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.99%) Banking
4 3 (0.99%) Marketing
4 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.66%) Electronics
5 2 (0.66%) Law
5 2 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (19.14%) Analyst
2 36 (11.88%) Developer
3 20 (6.60%) Test Analyst
3 20 (6.60%) Architect
4 16 (5.28%) Project Manager
4 16 (5.28%) Test Manager
5 15 (4.95%) Java Developer
6 13 (4.29%) Consultant
7 8 (2.64%) Project Support Officer
7 8 (2.64%) Support Engineer
7 8 (2.64%) Project Officer
7 8 (2.64%) Configuration Analyst
8 7 (2.31%) DBA
8 7 (2.31%) Service Analyst
9 5 (1.65%) Test Leader
9 5 (1.65%) Administrator
9 5 (1.65%) Technical Architect
9 5 (1.65%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (1.32%) .NET Developer
10 4 (1.32%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.88%) .NET
2 25 (8.25%) HTML
3 22 (7.26%) ASP.NET
3 22 (7.26%) JSP
4 12 (3.96%) J2EE
5 11 (3.63%) JSF
6 10 (3.30%) XML
7 6 (1.98%) WPF
8 5 (1.65%) Java EE
8 5 (1.65%) XSD
8 5 (1.65%) Web Services
8 5 (1.65%) SOAP
8 5 (1.65%) EJB
9 4 (1.32%) Swing
9 4 (1.32%) SWT
10 3 (0.99%) Lucene
10 3 (0.99%) JSON
10 3 (0.99%) JMS
10 3 (0.99%) SAML
10 3 (0.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.64%) CMDB
3 7 (2.31%) Replication
4 5 (1.65%) Firmware
5 4 (1.32%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.99%) CESG
6 3 (0.99%) Statistics
6 3 (0.99%) Wiki
6 3 (0.99%) Open Source
6 3 (0.99%) Clustering
7 2 (0.66%) DTV
7 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.66%) DataPower
7 2 (0.66%) Human Factors
7 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) CCTV
8 1 (0.33%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.33%) Derivative
8 1 (0.33%) PKI
8 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.18%) Windows
2 35 (11.55%) Linux
3 27 (8.91%) UNIX
4 15 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.98%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Android
10 1 (0.33%) HPUX
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (21.78%) ITIL
2 32 (10.56%) Service Management
3 29 (9.57%) Configuration Management
4 28 (9.24%) Project Management
5 27 (8.91%) Migration
6 22 (7.26%) Service Delivery
6 22 (7.26%) Knowledge Management
7 21 (6.93%) Test Scripting
8 20 (6.60%) PRINCE2
9 16 (5.28%) Data Migration
10 14 (4.62%) Change Management
11 13 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (3.63%) Test Automation
12 11 (3.63%) ITIL V2
12 11 (3.63%) Business Continuity
13 10 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (3.30%) ITIL V3
13 10 (3.30%) CRM
13 10 (3.30%) ETL
14 9 (2.97%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (14.19%) SQL
2 41 (13.53%) Java
3 23 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.93%) C#
5 19 (6.27%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.96%) VB
7 11 (3.63%) C
8 7 (2.31%) VBA
9 6 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.66%) Python
11 2 (0.66%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.66%) Ruby
12 1 (0.33%) XPath
12 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.33%) C++
12 1 (0.33%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 303 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 77 (25.41%) SC Cleared
3 31 (10.23%) ISTQB
4 20 (6.60%) ISEB
5 17 (5.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 15 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.64%) CTC Cleared
9 7 (2.31%) Degree
9 7 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.99%) MCITP
11 3 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.66%) HNC
12 2 (0.66%) PMP
12 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.66%) CISSP
12 2 (0.66%) CCIE
12 2 (0.66%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.96%) QA
2 6 (1.98%) SLA
2 6 (1.98%) COBIT
3 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.99%) Nmap
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.66%) XenApp
6 2 (0.66%) vSphere
7 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) NFS
7 1 (0.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (3.63%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.97%) SCCM
2 9 (2.97%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.32%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (0.99%) Nessus
5 3 (0.99%) HP NNM
5 3 (0.99%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.99%) Puppet
5 3 (0.99%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.66%) SCOM
7 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.33%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 73 (24.09%) Oracle
2 58 (19.14%) HP
3 47 (15.51%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.94%) VMware
5 15 (4.95%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.29%) Cisco
7 12 (3.96%) Citrix
8 6 (1.98%) Symantec
8 6 (1.98%) Apple
9 5 (1.65%) IBM
9 5 (1.65%) JBoss
9 5 (1.65%) Sybase
9 5 (1.65%) Remedy
10 4 (1.32%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.32%) NetApp
10 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.99%) Brocade
11 3 (0.99%) PlateSpin
11 3 (0.99%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.99%) Infoblox
London
2Source Talent
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £160 - £205 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago