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 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 118 131 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 39 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.05% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.28% 0.67% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 4
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£435 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £27.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-21.63% -33.73%
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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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
739 599 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.85% 19.50% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 305 195
Average daily rate £386 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £575 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 71 36
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria +5 15 £378 - 3
Cheshire - 11 £650 -
Manchester - 6 £500 -
Lancashire +11 4 £385 -
Merseyside - 3 £600 -
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England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 53 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.94%) SC Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) Java
4 20 (37.74%) OO
5 19 (35.85%) SDLC
6 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (32.08%) Ant
8 16 (30.19%) JUnit
8 16 (30.19%) Oracle
8 16 (30.19%) TDD
9 15 (28.30%) SQL
10 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.42%) Linux
11 13 (24.53%) Windows
11 13 (24.53%) Scrum
11 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (24.53%) JIRA
12 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
12 12 (22.64%) SAP
13 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
14 10 (18.87%) Puppet
14 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
14 10 (18.87%) J2EE
14 10 (18.87%) Eclipse
14 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
15 9 (16.98%) OOD
15 9 (16.98%) CSS
15 9 (16.98%) OOP
15 9 (16.98%) HTML

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
1 7 (13.21%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.89%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP HR
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (3.77%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Internet
2 7 (13.21%) AMQP
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.89%) Converged Networks
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
1 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
3 8 (15.09%) Big Data
4 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) OLAP
6 1 (1.89%) MS Access
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Ant
2 16 (30.19%) JUnit
3 13 (24.53%) JIRA
4 10 (18.87%) Eclipse
5 8 (15.09%) Subversion
6 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
6 7 (13.21%) Cucumber
6 7 (13.21%) Gradle
7 6 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.89%) Maven
8 1 (1.89%) ProC
8 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Process Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) SAP HR Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Radio Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.89%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) J2EE
2 9 (16.98%) HTML
2 9 (16.98%) CSS
2 9 (16.98%) jQuery
3 8 (15.09%) Web Services
4 7 (13.21%) JMS
4 7 (13.21%) Java EE
4 7 (13.21%) JSON
4 7 (13.21%) EJB
5 4 (7.55%) .NET
6 1 (1.89%) RESTful
6 1 (1.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
5 1 (1.89%) AIX
5 1 (1.89%) HPUX
5 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) OO
2 19 (35.85%) SDLC
3 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.19%) TDD
5 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (24.53%) Scrum
6 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
7 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.98%) OOP
9 9 (16.98%) OOD
10 8 (15.09%) User Stories
10 8 (15.09%) Open Source
11 7 (13.21%) MapReduce
11 7 (13.21%) Software Delivery
11 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
12 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
12 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
12 6 (11.32%) BPMN
12 6 (11.32%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.43%) Python
5 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Lua
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.32%) MCTS
4 4 (7.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (7.55%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.77%) ISEB
6 2 (3.77%) CISSP
6 2 (3.77%) CISM
6 2 (3.77%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) OCPJP
7 1 (1.89%) CIPD
7 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) SAP
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
4 7 (13.21%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.66%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) OpenText
6 1 (1.89%) Sun
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
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