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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 101 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 3.10% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
- +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £22.84 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -16.96%
DV Cleared
North West

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
261 290 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 17.61% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 127 71
Median daily rate £363 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £230 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.75 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
5 12 (52.17%) C
5 12 (52.17%) C++
5 12 (52.17%) Python
5 12 (52.17%) Information Security
6 11 (47.83%) Bluetooth
6 11 (47.83%) Computer Forensics
6 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
6 11 (47.83%) System Testing
7 8 (34.78%) Local Government
7 8 (34.78%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (34.78%) Java EE
7 8 (34.78%) Java
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
9 4 (17.39%) User Experience
10 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
10 3 (13.04%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (13.04%) CSS3
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) HTML
10 3 (13.04%) OOD
10 3 (13.04%) CSS
10 3 (13.04%) OO
10 3 (13.04%) JIRA

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) GDB
General
1 8 (34.78%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Python Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 4 (17.39%) UX Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Java EE
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) CSS3
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) TDD
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
4 12 (52.17%) Information Security
5 11 (47.83%) Computer Forensics
5 11 (47.83%) System Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (34.78%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.04%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) OOD
8 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
9 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
9 2 (8.70%) ITIL
9 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
9 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
10 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C
1 12 (52.17%) C++
1 12 (52.17%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCDST
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) CITP
4 1 (4.35%) IISP
4 1 (4.35%) MBCS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Symantec