The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 107 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 12 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Median daily rate £320 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+32.68% +12.36%
DV Cleared
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
490 546 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.80% 18.90% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 301 263
Median daily rate £330 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Renfrewshire -3 7 £320 -20.00%
Glasgow +6 2 - - 2
South Lanarkshire - 2 £289 - 1
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
5 7 (31.82%) JSP 440
5 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 7 (31.82%) ITSM
6 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 6 (27.27%) Service Management
7 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 4 (18.18%) BICSI Certification
8 4 (18.18%) BICSI RCDD
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
5 2 (9.09%) HTTP
5 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) Junos
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) ITSM
3 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 6 (27.27%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
7 2 (9.09%) Software Distribution
7 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (4.55%) Escalation Management
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) Jython
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C-shell
4 1 (4.55%) Korn
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) BICSI Certification
3 4 (18.18%) BICSI RCDD
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) BladeLogic
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) SCOrch
2 2 (9.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) BMC
2 3 (13.64%) CA
2 3 (13.64%) Dell
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat