The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England / Midlands
Rank 17 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.45% - 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £48.53 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-20.65% +29.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.97% 11.36% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 9
Median daily rate £325 £445 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% +30.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

DV Cleared
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) OSCP
2 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (75.00%) OSCP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat