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 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 233 269 225
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -44
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 186 147 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.28% 4.00% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 101 90
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -33.73%
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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
3524 3678 3207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.82% 16.22% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2279 2519 1908
Average daily rate £415 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 123 125
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £54.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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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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 -41 38 £450 -5.26% 5
Croydon -5 2 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 426 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 134 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (31.46%) Oracle
3 108 (25.35%) Windows
4 97 (22.77%) Java
5 88 (20.66%) SC Cleared
6 84 (19.72%) Linux
7 61 (14.32%) ITIL
7 61 (14.32%) SQL
8 56 (13.15%) Project Management
9 54 (12.68%) WebLogic
10 52 (12.21%) C#
11 51 (11.97%) Scrum
12 46 (10.80%) UNIX
13 45 (10.56%) Microsoft
14 44 (10.33%) JavaScript
15 43 (10.09%) .NET
15 43 (10.09%) Oracle Database
16 39 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (8.92%) SQL Server
17 38 (8.92%) HTML
18 36 (8.45%) PRINCE2
19 35 (8.22%) J2EE
20 34 (7.98%) Web Services
21 33 (7.75%) Finance
22 32 (7.51%) PL/SQL
22 32 (7.51%) Puppet
23 31 (7.28%) VMware
23 31 (7.28%) Configuration Management
24 30 (7.04%) JIRA

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 54 (12.68%) WebLogic
2 25 (5.87%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.58%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (1.88%) IIS
7 7 (1.64%) JBoss
7 7 (1.64%) Drupal
8 6 (1.41%) GlassFish
8 6 (1.41%) Confluence
8 6 (1.41%) SAS
8 6 (1.41%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.70%) Eucalyptus
11 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
11 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.93%) MS Project
3 17 (3.99%) MS Office
4 4 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.47%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) Revit
7 1 (0.23%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 16 (3.76%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (2.82%) Maximo
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.70%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.76%) Internet
2 15 (3.52%) DNS
3 14 (3.29%) SAN
3 14 (3.29%) Firewall
4 13 (3.05%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.58%) LAN
6 9 (2.11%) LDAP
7 8 (1.88%) DHCP
7 8 (1.88%) NAS
8 7 (1.64%) AMQP
9 6 (1.41%) VoIP
9 6 (1.41%) WAN
10 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.94%) HTTP
10 4 (0.94%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.47%) VPN
12 2 (0.47%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.09%) Oracle Database
2 38 (8.92%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (3.52%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.58%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.35%) MySQL
8 9 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (1.41%) Big Data
10 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.17%) Star Schema
10 5 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.94%) OLTP
11 4 (0.94%) Base SAS
11 4 (0.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (0.94%) TKPROF
12 3 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (7.04%) JIRA
2 26 (6.10%) Eclipse
3 16 (3.76%) Subversion
4 15 (3.52%) Ant
5 14 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.58%) JUnit
8 9 (2.11%) JMeter
9 8 (1.88%) Mercurial
9 8 (1.88%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.64%) Gradle
10 7 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.41%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (1.41%) Maven
11 6 (1.41%) Selenium
11 6 (1.41%) ClearCase
12 5 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (1.17%) Artifactory
12 5 (1.17%) NeoLoad
13 4 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (7.75%) Finance
2 9 (2.11%) Law
2 9 (2.11%) Legal
3 8 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.23%) Banking
4 1 (0.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (19.48%) Developer
2 48 (11.27%) Analyst
3 38 (8.92%) Consultant
4 29 (6.81%) Java Developer
5 26 (6.10%) Project Manager
6 22 (5.16%) Applications Support
7 21 (4.93%) Tester
8 17 (3.99%) Architect
8 17 (3.99%) Business Analyst
8 17 (3.99%) Administrator
8 17 (3.99%) Change Manager
9 15 (3.52%) Applications Consultant
10 14 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
10 14 (3.29%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.29%) J2EE Developer
11 12 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (2.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (2.58%) Support Engineer
12 11 (2.58%) Support Consultant
12 11 (2.58%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.09%) .NET
2 38 (8.92%) HTML
3 35 (8.22%) J2EE
4 34 (7.98%) Web Services
5 29 (6.81%) XML
6 21 (4.93%) Middleware
7 20 (4.69%) CSS
8 15 (3.52%) Hibernate
9 13 (3.05%) ASP.NET
10 12 (2.82%) Java EE
10 12 (2.82%) WCF
11 11 (2.58%) JPA
12 10 (2.35%) XSLT
12 10 (2.35%) JMS
13 9 (2.11%) EJB
13 9 (2.11%) Spring
13 9 (2.11%) JSF
13 9 (2.11%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.11%) Oracle ADF
14 8 (1.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.87%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.52%) Visualisation
4 11 (2.58%) Replication
5 9 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.11%) User Experience
6 8 (1.88%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.17%) Wiki
10 4 (0.94%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.94%) W3C
10 4 (0.94%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.70%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.70%) CESG
11 3 (0.70%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.70%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 108 (25.35%) Windows
2 84 (19.72%) Linux
3 46 (10.80%) UNIX
4 23 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.88%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.17%) AIX
10 5 (1.17%) CentOS
11 3 (0.70%) HPUX
11 3 (0.70%) Solaris
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.47%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.23%) Android
13 1 (0.23%) webOS
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (14.32%) ITIL
3 56 (13.15%) Project Management
4 51 (11.97%) Scrum
5 36 (8.45%) PRINCE2
6 31 (7.28%) Configuration Management
7 29 (6.81%) OO
8 28 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (6.34%) SDLC
10 24 (5.63%) Test Scripting
11 21 (4.93%) Service Delivery
12 20 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (4.46%) Project Planning
13 19 (4.46%) DevOps
14 17 (3.99%) Test Automation
14 17 (3.99%) Open Source
14 17 (3.99%) Waterfall
14 17 (3.99%) Change Management
14 17 (3.99%) Software Engineering
15 16 (3.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (22.77%) Java
2 61 (14.32%) SQL
3 52 (12.21%) C#
4 44 (10.33%) JavaScript
5 32 (7.51%) PL/SQL
6 26 (6.10%) Shell Script
7 25 (5.87%) C
8 24 (5.63%) Python
9 15 (3.52%) Perl
10 14 (3.29%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.88%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.41%) XPath
14 5 (1.17%) VB
15 4 (0.94%) SAS Macro
16 3 (0.70%) VBA
17 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 426 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 88 (20.66%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.88%) Degree
6 7 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.41%) APMP
7 6 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.41%) ISEB
7 6 (1.41%) MCP
7 6 (1.41%) MCSE
8 5 (1.17%) HND
8 5 (1.17%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.94%) MCITP
9 4 (0.94%) CISSP
9 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.70%) RHCE
10 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.64%) QA
2 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (5.87%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.64%) vSphere
4 7 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.70%) Firmware
8 3 (0.70%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.70%) XenApp
9 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.47%) Samba
10 1 (0.23%) NFS
10 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 32 (7.51%) Puppet
2 12 (2.82%) SCCM
3 6 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.17%) SCOM
4 5 (1.17%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle Flashback
5 4 (0.94%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.94%) WSUS
6 3 (0.70%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 134 (31.46%) Oracle
2 45 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.28%) VMware
4 28 (6.57%) Red Hat
5 25 (5.87%) HP
6 18 (4.23%) Cisco
6 18 (4.23%) Atlassian
7 13 (3.05%) NetApp
8 11 (2.58%) Sybase
9 10 (2.35%) Citrix
10 6 (1.41%) Greenplum
10 6 (1.41%) Google
11 5 (1.17%) Splunk
11 5 (1.17%) IBM
11 5 (1.17%) Sun
12 4 (0.94%) Dell
12 4 (0.94%) Apple
12 4 (0.94%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.94%) McAfee
12 4 (0.94%) Infoblox
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £535 per day
Posted: 6 days ago