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 26 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 83 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.58% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.52% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.93%
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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
233 162 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.16% 12.70% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 70 46
Average daily rate £375 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.75 £22.38 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+36.11% -28.00%

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
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 26 March 2015.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) Linux
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (66.67%) JIRA
4 14 (66.67%) Oracle
5 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 11 (52.38%) Hadoop
6 10 (47.62%) Puppet
6 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
6 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
6 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
6 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 10 (47.62%) Eclipse
6 10 (47.62%) OO
7 9 (42.86%) Open Source
8 8 (38.10%) Atlassian
8 8 (38.10%) AMQP
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
8 8 (38.10%) JMS
8 8 (38.10%) TDD
8 8 (38.10%) Internet
8 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
9 7 (33.33%) Subversion
9 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 7 (33.33%) Ant
9 7 (33.33%) JUnit
9 7 (33.33%) WebLogic

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) AMQP
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Hadoop
2 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
2 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
4 7 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) JIRA
2 10 (47.62%) Eclipse
3 7 (33.33%) Subversion
3 7 (33.33%) Ant
3 7 (33.33%) JUnit
3 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (33.33%) Gradle
3 7 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Account Manager
6 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) JMS
2 7 (33.33%) EJB
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) Java EE
2 7 (33.33%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) WPF
4 1 (4.76%) WinForms
4 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Open Source
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 10 (47.62%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) MapReduce
5 7 (33.33%) User Stories
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Stress Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) V-Model
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Puppet
2 7 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Atlassian
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft