The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 84 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.087% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.67 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -25.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 172 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.10% 15.05% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 86 75
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £226 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DV Cleared across the Manchester region.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Manchester region.

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) AMQP
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) JMS
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Ant
6 2 (25.00%) JUnit
6 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (25.00%) EJB
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) OO

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) AMQP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Gradle
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) EJB
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCPD
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft