The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 21 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 56 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.65% 7.20% 11.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 25.33% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 23
Average daily rate
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£385 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £170 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.93%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
224 229 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.60% 28.41% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 128 76
Average daily rate £350 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 73 (72.28%) SC Cleared
3 51 (50.50%) ITIL
4 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
5 28 (27.72%) Windows
6 26 (25.74%) Service Management
7 22 (21.78%) Cisco
8 21 (20.79%) MS Office
9 18 (17.82%) MS Excel
10 16 (15.84%) PRINCE2
10 16 (15.84%) OVSD
11 15 (14.85%) HP
12 14 (13.86%) Linux
13 13 (12.87%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.87%) Firewall
13 13 (12.87%) Incident Management
14 12 (11.88%) VMware
14 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (11.88%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
14 12 (11.88%) SLA
15 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (10.89%) CCNP
15 11 (10.89%) CCNA
15 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
15 11 (10.89%) ITIL V3
16 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (9.90%) LAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (12.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.96%) IIS
3 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.96%) Confluence
3 4 (3.96%) Lync
3 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.98%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 21 (20.79%) MS Office
2 18 (17.82%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.94%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.94%) MS Project
4 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.97%) PaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Office 365
3 1 (0.99%) IaaS
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) Firewall
2 12 (11.88%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (9.90%) LAN
4 9 (8.91%) WAN
5 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.94%) VPN
6 6 (5.94%) Internet
6 6 (5.94%) OSPF
6 6 (5.94%) EIGRP
6 6 (5.94%) Wireless
7 5 (4.95%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (4.95%) Unified Communications
7 5 (4.95%) BGP
7 5 (4.95%) WLAN
7 5 (4.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (4.95%) Multicast
8 4 (3.96%) HSRP
8 4 (3.96%) DNS
8 4 (3.96%) SSL
8 4 (3.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.96%) Big Data
3 3 (2.97%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.98%) OLAP
4 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.98%) OLTP
4 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Ant
1 4 (3.96%) JUnit
1 4 (3.96%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.96%) Subversion
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
1 4 (3.96%) Mercurial
1 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
1 4 (3.96%) Gradle
General
1 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (15.84%) Analyst
2 12 (11.88%) Network Engineer
3 10 (9.90%) Incident Manager
4 9 (8.91%) Service Manager
5 6 (5.94%) DBA
6 5 (4.95%) Consultant
6 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Administrator
6 5 (4.95%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Transition Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Service Transition Manager
7 4 (3.96%) SCCM Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (3.96%) SQL DBA
7 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (3.96%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) J2EE
1 4 (3.96%) EJB
1 4 (3.96%) Web Services
1 4 (3.96%) JMS
1 4 (3.96%) Java EE
1 4 (3.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.96%) Open Source
3 4 (3.96%) PKI
4 3 (2.97%) Statistics
5 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Windows
2 14 (13.86%) Linux
3 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.97%) CentOS
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.98%) UNIX
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) ITIL
2 26 (25.74%) Service Management
3 16 (15.84%) PRINCE2
4 13 (12.87%) Incident Management
5 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
6 11 (10.89%) ITIL V3
7 9 (8.91%) Project Management
8 8 (7.92%) Load Balancing
8 8 (7.92%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.93%) Migration
10 6 (5.94%) Change Management
10 6 (5.94%) ITSM
11 5 (4.95%) Matrix Management
11 5 (4.95%) Fault Management
11 5 (4.95%) Validation
11 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.96%) User Stories
12 4 (3.96%) Transition Management
12 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
12 4 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.96%) C#
3 4 (3.96%) Java
4 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.99%) VBScript
5 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 73 (72.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.89%) CCNP
3 11 (10.89%) CCNA
3 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.92%) MCP
5 8 (7.92%) MCSE
5 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (5.94%) APMP
7 4 (3.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.96%) CCIE
7 4 (3.96%) CCDP
7 4 (3.96%) CCIP
8 3 (2.97%) HNC
8 3 (2.97%) HND
9 2 (1.98%) CCSA
9 2 (1.98%) CCSE
10 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) BS15000
2 1 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.96%) Firmware
5 3 (2.97%) NFS
6 2 (1.98%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.98%) UAG
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) OVSD
2 7 (6.93%) OpenView
2 7 (6.93%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.95%) SCCM
4 4 (3.96%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (3.96%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.96%) Puppet
4 4 (3.96%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.96%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.97%) SCOM
5 3 (2.97%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.99%) Cacti
7 1 (0.99%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.78%) Cisco
3 15 (14.85%) HP
4 12 (11.88%) VMware
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle
5 9 (8.91%) F5
6 7 (6.93%) Citrix
6 7 (6.93%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.94%) Juniper
8 5 (4.95%) McAfee
8 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.96%) Lumension
9 4 (3.96%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.96%) Sophos
10 3 (2.97%) NetApp
11 2 (1.98%) Nokia
11 2 (1.98%) Compuware
11 2 (1.98%) Websense
11 2 (1.98%) Remedy
11 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat