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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 93 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 13 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.84% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.28% 6.03% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
Average daily rate £475 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
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
246 199 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.58% 13.94% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 89
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £13.49 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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

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 12 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) C
2 15 (62.50%) C++
3 14 (58.33%) Python
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Computer Forensics
3 14 (58.33%) System Testing
3 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) Information Security
5 12 (50.00%) Bluetooth
6 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Spring Security
8 3 (12.50%) Spring
8 3 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) MCP
9 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (8.33%) ISEB
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (8.33%) PMI
9 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
9 2 (8.33%) Symantec

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) GDB
General
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
1 3 (12.50%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) CESG
2 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) Computer Forensics
1 14 (58.33%) System Testing
2 13 (54.17%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) E-business
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C
1 15 (62.50%) C++
2 14 (58.33%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) MCDST
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) CITP
4 1 (4.17%) IISP
4 1 (4.17%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO26262
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Symantec
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