The first table below looks at the demand for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Milton Keynes region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 21 9 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 59 61 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.74% 11.44% 5.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.05% 34.66% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 13
Average daily rate £320 £270 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £174 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £417 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-6.77% -8.52%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
256 176 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.22% 33.02% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 89 65
Average daily rate £328 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
DV Cleared
Buckinghamshire

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 69 (73.40%) SC Cleared
3 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
4 36 (38.30%) ITIL
5 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2
6 25 (26.60%) Windows
7 22 (23.40%) MS Excel
8 20 (21.28%) MS Project
9 17 (18.09%) Finance
10 13 (13.83%) HP
10 13 (13.83%) SharePoint
10 13 (13.83%) VMware
10 13 (13.83%) OVSD
10 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (13.83%) Hyper-V
11 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (12.77%) Linux
11 12 (12.77%) PRINCE
12 11 (11.70%) Project Management
12 11 (11.70%) MS Exchange
12 11 (11.70%) Project Planning
13 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (10.64%) Cisco
13 10 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (9.57%) Oracle
14 9 (9.57%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
15 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
16 7 (7.45%) MS Office

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (13.83%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.70%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.19%) CMS
6 3 (3.19%) Lync
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 20 (21.28%) MS Project
3 7 (7.45%) MS Office
4 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) SAN
1 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.13%) LAN
2 2 (2.13%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.13%) Network Security
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) WAN
2 2 (2.13%) SMTP
3 1 (1.06%) DHCP
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) X.400
3 1 (1.06%) X.500
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.06%) NAS
3 1 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Selenium
1 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Project Manager
3 9 (9.57%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.45%) Technical Architect
4 7 (7.45%) Architect
4 7 (7.45%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) Exchange Specialist
5 5 (5.32%) Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.26%) MI Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Project Officer
6 4 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (4.26%) Project Support Officer
6 4 (4.26%) Project Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Network Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (3.19%) Project Support Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (1.06%) Servlets
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.06%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) XSL
2 1 (1.06%) LAMP
2 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.06%) LINQ
2 1 (1.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.32%) CESG
2 3 (3.19%) Economics
3 1 (1.06%) CCTV
3 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.60%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Linux
3 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.26%) UNIX
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (1.06%) pSOS
8 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) ITIL
2 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2
3 12 (12.77%) PRINCE
4 11 (11.70%) Project Management
4 11 (11.70%) Project Planning
5 7 (7.45%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (5.32%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.32%) Service Management
7 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.26%) Change Management
7 4 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (4.26%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.26%) Business Development
7 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.19%) Network Management
8 3 (3.19%) Change Control
8 3 (3.19%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.19%) Information Assurance
8 3 (3.19%) Information Management
8 3 (3.19%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) VBScript
2 3 (3.19%) SQL
3 2 (2.13%) VB
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.06%) C
4 1 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 69 (73.40%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.26%) CCNP
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.19%) CCNA
6 2 (2.13%) CISSP
6 2 (2.13%) MCP
6 2 (2.13%) CISA
6 2 (2.13%) CISM
6 2 (2.13%) MCSE
6 2 (2.13%) CITP
6 2 (2.13%) APMP
7 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.06%) HNC
7 1 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 14001
3 3 (3.19%) BS15000
4 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (13.83%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.19%) NFS
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.06%) Squid
5 1 (1.06%) Postfix
5 1 (1.06%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) OVSD
2 4 (4.26%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (4.26%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (3.19%) OpenView
3 3 (3.19%) HP NNM
4 2 (2.13%) SCCM
4 2 (2.13%) SCOM
4 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.13%) Hyperic
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) HP
2 13 (13.83%) VMware
3 10 (10.64%) Cisco
4 9 (9.57%) Oracle
5 4 (4.26%) Symantec
6 3 (3.19%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.19%) F5
6 3 (3.19%) OPNET
6 3 (3.19%) NetApp
6 3 (3.19%) Citrix
7 2 (2.13%) Lumension
7 2 (2.13%) McAfee
7 2 (2.13%) Sophos
8 1 (1.06%) ICL
8 1 (1.06%) Juniper
8 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
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