The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 151 114 128
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 6 36 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.99% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 4.79% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 1
Median daily rate £364 £393 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.32% -21.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £385
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.84 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -26.92%
DV Cleared
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
774 752 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.53% 20.67% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 362 302
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 75 52
Median hourly rate £43.00 £22.50 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.11% +11.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £11.60 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £53.54 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria -7 3 £355 -5.33%
Lancashire -7 1 £373 -3.24%
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) TDD
4 12 (36.36%) BC Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 12 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (27.27%) Java
5 9 (27.27%) SAP
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) Local Government
6 8 (24.24%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (24.24%) Java EE
6 8 (24.24%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) Change Management
7 7 (21.21%) Communications Security
7 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.18%) Information Security
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (12.12%) System Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Python
9 4 (12.12%) Bluetooth
9 4 (12.12%) C
9 4 (12.12%) C++
9 4 (12.12%) User Experience
10 3 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) CSS3

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (24.24%) Local Government
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Change Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Communications Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) UX Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Manager
6 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.06%) ABAP Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) Java EE
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) CSS3
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) User Experience
3 3 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.06%) BYOD
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 8 (24.24%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) Communications Security
5 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (18.18%) Information Security
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (12.12%) System Testing
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) OOD
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) C
2 4 (12.12%) C++
2 4 (12.12%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) ABAP
4 2 (6.06%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) BC Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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