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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 37 49 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 33 17 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.89% 2.26% 8.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.80% 11.81% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 33
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £277
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £350 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.79 £20.03 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -19.90%
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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
223 144 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.27% 19.15% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 75 111
Average daily rate £330 £268 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.36% -14.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.82 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.55% -29.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.95 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.00 £19.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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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

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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

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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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 97 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 75 (77.32%) SC Cleared
3 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
4 36 (37.11%) ITIL
5 26 (26.80%) Windows
5 26 (26.80%) PRINCE2
6 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
7 22 (22.68%) MS Project
8 20 (20.62%) Service Management
9 15 (15.46%) Finance
9 15 (15.46%) Project Management
10 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
11 13 (13.40%) HP
11 13 (13.40%) SharePoint
11 13 (13.40%) OVSD
12 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (11.34%) Hyper-V
13 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
14 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
15 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (8.25%) Cisco
16 8 (8.25%) UNIX
16 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
17 7 (7.22%) BS15000
17 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
17 7 (7.22%) VMware
17 7 (7.22%) SQL
17 7 (7.22%) Citrix
17 7 (7.22%) PRINCE

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.40%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.06%) Lync
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.03%) Apache
7 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (23.71%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.68%) MS Project
3 6 (6.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.06%) Network Security
3 2 (2.06%) X.400
3 2 (2.06%) X.500
3 2 (2.06%) WAN
3 2 (2.06%) SMTP
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 2 (2.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.03%) VoIP
4 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 15 (15.46%) Project Manager
3 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.22%) Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Architect
5 6 (6.19%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (6.19%) Network Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Problem Manager
6 5 (5.15%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Project Officer
7 4 (4.12%) MI Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (4.12%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.09%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
2 1 (1.03%) Servlets
2 1 (1.03%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) XML
2 1 (1.03%) XSL
2 1 (1.03%) LAMP
2 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.03%) LINQ
2 1 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.06%) Replication
3 1 (1.03%) VHDL
3 1 (1.03%) CESG
3 1 (1.03%) CCTV
3 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.80%) Windows
2 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.25%) UNIX
4 6 (6.19%) Linux
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) CentOS
7 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) ITIL
2 26 (26.80%) PRINCE2
3 20 (20.62%) Service Management
4 15 (15.46%) Project Management
5 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
6 7 (7.22%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.22%) PRINCE
6 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.22%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.19%) Information Assurance
7 6 (6.19%) Network Management
7 6 (6.19%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.15%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.15%) ITSM
8 5 (5.15%) CRM
8 5 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) P3M3
9 4 (4.12%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.12%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) VBScript
3 2 (2.06%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) C#
4 1 (1.03%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 97 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 75 (77.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (6.19%) HNC
4 6 (6.19%) HND
5 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.12%) MCSE
6 4 (4.12%) ISEB
6 4 (4.12%) MCP
7 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.09%) CCNP
7 3 (3.09%) CCNA
8 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.06%) CITP
8 2 (2.06%) APMP
8 2 (2.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.03%) CISA
9 1 (1.03%) CISM
9 1 (1.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) BS15000
2 6 (6.19%) SLA
3 4 (4.12%) P3O
4 2 (2.06%) QA
5 1 (1.03%) BS25999
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
1 11 (11.34%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.15%) NFS
4 4 (4.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.03%) Squid
5 1 (1.03%) Postfix
5 1 (1.03%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) OVSD
2 5 (5.15%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.06%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (2.06%) Hyperic
3 2 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.06%) SCCM
3 2 (2.06%) SCOM
4 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) HP
3 8 (8.25%) Cisco
4 7 (7.22%) VMware
4 7 (7.22%) Citrix
5 6 (6.19%) Blue Coat
5 6 (6.19%) F5
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle
6 5 (5.15%) NetApp
7 3 (3.09%) Symantec
8 2 (2.06%) ICL
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat