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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England / London
Rank 194 190 211
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 227 263 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.26% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.05% 6.96% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 125 97
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £328 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £612 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.30 £27.83
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +41.19%

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
3219 3777 3661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 18.03% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2188 2501 2533
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 £625 £613 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 68 62
Median hourly rate £30.75 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.77% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.13 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +4 44 £415 -12.63% 4
Croydon +4 26 - -
Feltham +4 8 £475 - 1
New Malden - 2 - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 510 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 173 (33.92%) SC Cleared
3 128 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (22.35%) Windows
5 112 (21.96%) Linux
6 77 (15.10%) Java
7 75 (14.71%) C
8 74 (14.51%) JIRA
9 72 (14.12%) Scrum
10 68 (13.33%) VMware
11 66 (12.94%) DevOps
12 64 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
12 64 (12.55%) Microsoft
13 62 (12.16%) Active Directory
14 59 (11.57%) MS Excel
15 58 (11.37%) ITIL
16 57 (11.18%) Big Data
17 56 (10.98%) Project Management
17 56 (10.98%) PRINCE2
18 55 (10.78%) Oracle
19 50 (9.80%) Service Management
20 49 (9.61%) Hadoop
20 49 (9.61%) BPSS Clearance
21 48 (9.41%) Confluence
22 47 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
23 46 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
23 46 (9.02%) BC Cleared
24 41 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
24 41 (8.04%) Windows Server
25 39 (7.65%) Docker

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 48 (9.41%) Confluence
2 29 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (2.94%) Apache
4 15 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.76%) JBoss
7 8 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.98%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.98%) nginx
10 4 (0.78%) IIS
11 3 (0.59%) Drupal
11 3 (0.59%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.31%) MS Project
3 20 (3.92%) MS Office
4 14 (2.75%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.37%) HipChat
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Revit
7 1 (0.20%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Primavera
2 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (1.18%) GitHub
4 4 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.78%) Office 365
5 3 (0.59%) IaaS
6 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.39%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.69%) Firewall
2 21 (4.12%) LAN
2 21 (4.12%) WAN
3 19 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.94%) DNS
5 14 (2.75%) VPN
6 12 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (2.16%) Internet
8 10 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (1.76%) IPsec
9 9 (1.76%) LDAP
10 8 (1.57%) SSH
11 7 (1.37%) Network Security
11 7 (1.37%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (1.37%) OpenVPN
11 7 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
12 6 (1.18%) SNMP
12 6 (1.18%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.98%) SSL
14 4 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.18%) Big Data
2 49 (9.61%) Hadoop
3 38 (7.45%) SQL Server
4 36 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.51%) Oracle Database
6 18 (3.53%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.55%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.35%) HBase
9 11 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.18%) Apache Hive
11 5 (0.98%) Apache Accumulo
11 5 (0.98%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (0.78%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.39%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 74 (14.51%) JIRA
2 29 (5.69%) Jenkins
3 21 (4.12%) Bitbucket
4 20 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 16 (3.14%) Ant
7 13 (2.55%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.55%) Eclipse
7 13 (2.55%) Mercurial
8 11 (2.16%) JIRA Agile
8 11 (2.16%) JUnit
9 10 (1.96%) Vagrant
10 9 (1.76%) Gradle
10 9 (1.76%) IntelliJ
11 8 (1.57%) Hudson
11 8 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (1.37%) Liquibase
12 7 (1.37%) Maven
12 7 (1.37%) Selenium
12 7 (1.37%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (5.29%) Finance
2 23 (4.51%) Military
3 6 (1.18%) Law
4 4 (0.78%) Legal
5 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.39%) Electronics
6 2 (0.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (13.14%) Developer
2 58 (11.37%) Analyst
3 48 (9.41%) Architect
4 42 (8.24%) Consultant
5 32 (6.27%) Business Analyst
6 29 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 22 (4.31%) Project Manager
9 19 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (3.53%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
10 18 (3.53%) Java Developer
11 13 (2.55%) Applications Support
11 13 (2.55%) Change Manager
11 13 (2.55%) Integration Engineer
12 12 (2.35%) Big Data Engineer
12 12 (2.35%) Data Engineer
12 12 (2.35%) Project Officer
13 11 (2.16%) DevOps Consultant
13 11 (2.16%) DV Cleared Java Developer
13 11 (2.16%) DV Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.88%) HTML
1 30 (5.88%) Web Services
2 29 (5.69%) .NET
3 28 (5.49%) CSS
4 20 (3.92%) XML
5 19 (3.73%) Software Packaging
6 15 (2.94%) HTML5
6 15 (2.94%) Spring
7 13 (2.55%) EJB
7 13 (2.55%) ELK Stack
7 13 (2.55%) Java EE
8 12 (2.35%) CSS3
8 12 (2.35%) J2EE
8 12 (2.35%) REST
8 12 (2.35%) XSD
9 10 (1.96%) AngularJS
9 10 (1.96%) JMS
9 10 (1.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 10 (1.96%) Spring Boot
10 9 (1.76%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.35%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (1.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.57%) PKI
4 8 (1.57%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.37%) User Experience
6 6 (1.18%) PMI
7 5 (0.98%) Ergonomics
8 4 (0.78%) CMDB
8 4 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.78%) Replication
8 4 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.59%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.59%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.59%) Psychology
9 3 (0.59%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.59%) Wiki
10 2 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 114 (22.35%) Windows
2 112 (21.96%) Linux
3 41 (8.04%) Windows Server
4 34 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (4.90%) Unix
6 15 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.96%) CentOS
8 10 (1.96%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.57%) CoreOS
10 6 (1.18%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.98%) RancherOS
11 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.98%) VyOS
12 4 (0.78%) Android
12 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.59%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.39%) AIX
14 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (14.12%) Scrum
3 66 (12.94%) DevOps
4 58 (11.37%) ITIL
5 56 (10.98%) PRINCE2
5 56 (10.98%) Project Management
6 50 (9.80%) Service Management
7 47 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (7.25%) Open Source
10 36 (7.06%) Change Management
11 32 (6.27%) UML
12 31 (6.08%) Service Delivery
12 31 (6.08%) TDD
13 28 (5.49%) Business Analysis
14 27 (5.29%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (5.29%) Software Engineering
15 26 (5.10%) Configuration Management
16 23 (4.51%) SDLC
17 22 (4.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.10%) Java
2 75 (14.71%) C
3 34 (6.67%) Python
4 30 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 28 (5.49%) SQL
6 25 (4.90%) C#
7 21 (4.12%) Bash Shell
8 14 (2.75%) Perl
9 13 (2.55%) Ruby
10 12 (2.35%) JavaScript
11 11 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.76%) Go
13 8 (1.57%) C++
13 8 (1.57%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.18%) Scala
15 5 (0.98%) Groovy
15 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.39%) Lisp
16 2 (0.39%) Prolog
16 2 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 510 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 173 (33.92%) SC Cleared
3 49 (9.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 46 (9.02%) BC Cleared
5 28 (5.49%) Degree
6 23 (4.51%) ISEB
6 23 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (3.14%) CBAP
8 12 (2.35%) CITP
9 11 (2.16%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (1.96%) APMP
10 10 (1.96%) CISSP
10 10 (1.96%) ISTQB
11 9 (1.76%) HNC
12 7 (1.37%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (1.18%) IIBA
13 6 (1.18%) PMP
14 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.96%) QA
4 9 (1.76%) RMADS
5 5 (0.98%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.78%) COBIT
6 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.59%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.39%) SLA
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.20%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.20%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 62 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 41 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (7.65%) Docker
4 17 (3.33%) XenDesktop
5 14 (2.75%) vCloud
6 12 (2.35%) HDFS
6 12 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (2.16%) vSphere
8 10 (1.96%) Hyper-V
9 9 (1.76%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (1.37%) Postfix
10 7 (1.37%) Squid
11 6 (1.18%) Samba
12 5 (0.98%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.98%) Corosync
13 4 (0.78%) NFS
14 3 (0.59%) XenApp
15 2 (0.39%) Firmware
15 2 (0.39%) Snort
15 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (7.45%) Puppet
2 19 (3.73%) Kubernetes
3 18 (3.53%) Terraform
3 18 (3.53%) ZABBIX
4 17 (3.33%) SCCM
5 13 (2.55%) Ansible
6 11 (2.16%) Nessus
7 10 (1.96%) Consul
7 10 (1.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (1.96%) Packer
8 9 (1.76%) Kibana
8 9 (1.76%) logstash
9 8 (1.57%) Sysdig
10 7 (1.37%) Data Guard
10 7 (1.37%) Rancher
10 7 (1.37%) rkt
11 6 (1.18%) SELinux
12 5 (0.98%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 68 (13.33%) VMware
2 64 (12.55%) Microsoft
3 55 (10.78%) Oracle
4 26 (5.10%) Atlassian
5 25 (4.90%) Red Hat
6 23 (4.51%) Cisco
7 19 (3.73%) CheckPoint
7 19 (3.73%) Citrix
8 16 (3.14%) Hortonworks
9 13 (2.55%) IBM
10 11 (2.16%) AppDynamics
11 10 (1.96%) AlienVault
12 7 (1.37%) Sonatype
13 6 (1.18%) Cloudera
13 6 (1.18%) HP
13 6 (1.18%) OpenText
13 6 (1.18%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.98%) Google
14 5 (0.98%) Sybase
14 5 (0.98%) Vyatta
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £825 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago