The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 82 77 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 235 243 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.58% 2.54% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.33% 9.83% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 133 133
Median daily rate £420 £417 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £294 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -25.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -21.63%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2518 2472 2494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.64% 25.88% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1366 1237
Median daily rate £404 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 125 104
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Hampshire +19 124 £400 - 9
Berkshire -16 65 £430 +3.11% 11
Buckinghamshire -15 29 £445 +4.70% 2
Surrey -2 5 £550 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 2 - - 2
West Sussex -25 1 £480 -30.68%
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 459 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 177 (38.56%) SC Cleared
3 110 (23.97%) Microsoft
4 96 (20.92%) Windows
5 78 (16.99%) Cisco
5 78 (16.99%) Active Directory
6 76 (16.56%) HP
7 75 (16.34%) Oracle
8 73 (15.90%) SQL
9 72 (15.69%) Juniper
10 70 (15.25%) Linux
11 59 (12.85%) Migration
12 58 (12.64%) VMware
12 58 (12.64%) SQL Server
13 55 (11.98%) ITIL
14 49 (10.68%) Service Management
14 49 (10.68%) Project Management
15 45 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
16 41 (8.93%) SAN
17 39 (8.50%) PowerShell
18 37 (8.06%) MS Excel
18 37 (8.06%) MS Office
18 37 (8.06%) Windows Server
19 36 (7.84%) Unix
20 35 (7.63%) EMC
20 35 (7.63%) Firewall
21 31 (6.75%) PRINCE2
21 31 (6.75%) SharePoint
22 30 (6.54%) Finance

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 31 (6.75%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (1.53%) Live Communications Server
4 5 (1.09%) IIS
5 4 (0.87%) JBoss
5 4 (0.87%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.65%) Apache
6 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.44%) SAS
7 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (8.06%) MS Excel
1 37 (8.06%) MS Office
2 19 (4.14%) MS Project
3 11 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.09%) IaaS
2 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.65%) PaaS
4 2 (0.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.93%) SAN
2 35 (7.63%) Firewall
3 17 (3.70%) DHCP
4 16 (3.49%) DNS
5 13 (2.83%) WAN
6 12 (2.61%) VPN
7 9 (1.96%) Internet
7 9 (1.96%) IPsec
7 9 (1.96%) VLAN
8 8 (1.74%) LAN
9 7 (1.53%) OSPF
10 6 (1.31%) NAS
11 5 (1.09%) BGP
11 5 (1.09%) FTP
11 5 (1.09%) MPLS
11 5 (1.09%) Network Security
11 5 (1.09%) SMTP
11 5 (1.09%) SSH
11 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.87%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 13 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.96%) MS Access
5 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.31%) EDRMS
7 6 (1.31%) Neo4j
7 6 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.09%) DB2
8 5 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.44%) Big Data
11 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (2.83%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.18%) MSI
3 9 (1.96%) StarTeam
3 9 (1.96%) Subversion
4 6 (1.31%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (1.31%) WiX
5 5 (1.09%) ClearCase
5 5 (1.09%) ClearQuest
6 4 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.87%) JIRA
6 4 (0.87%) JUnit
6 4 (0.87%) Maven
6 4 (0.87%) QUnit
7 3 (0.65%) jMock
7 3 (0.65%) JSUnit
7 3 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.65%) Mockito
7 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 30 (6.54%) Finance
2 13 (2.83%) Military
3 5 (1.09%) Back Office
3 5 (1.09%) Legal
3 5 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.87%) Billing
5 3 (0.65%) Law
6 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 95 (20.70%) Architect
2 46 (10.02%) Analyst
3 39 (8.50%) Developer
4 37 (8.06%) Consultant
5 35 (7.63%) Project Manager
6 31 (6.75%) Network Architect
7 28 (6.10%) Network Engineer
7 28 (6.10%) Support Engineer
8 23 (5.01%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 20 (4.36%) DBA
9 20 (4.36%) Security Consultant
10 19 (4.14%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.49%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 14 (3.05%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (3.05%) DV Cleared DBA
12 14 (3.05%) Integration Engineer
13 13 (2.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (2.83%) Administrator
13 13 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (2.83%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.10%) .NET
2 14 (3.05%) jQuery
3 13 (2.83%) HTML
4 12 (2.61%) CSS
5 11 (2.40%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.53%) XML
7 6 (1.31%) Web Services
8 5 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (1.09%) WCF
9 4 (0.87%) Spring
10 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.65%) Buster.JS
10 3 (0.65%) Flash
10 3 (0.65%) JAXB
10 3 (0.65%) JSP
10 3 (0.65%) JSTL
10 3 (0.65%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (0.65%) Regular Expression
10 3 (0.65%) RequireJS
10 3 (0.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.45%) PKI
3 23 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.83%) Statistics
6 10 (2.18%) Fat Client
6 10 (2.18%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.09%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.09%) HACMP
8 4 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.87%) CESG
8 4 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.65%) CMDB
9 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.65%) Replication
9 3 (0.65%) SCADA
9 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 96 (20.92%) Windows
2 70 (15.25%) Linux
3 45 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (8.06%) Windows Server
5 36 (7.84%) Unix
6 24 (5.23%) Windows 7
7 20 (4.36%) Oracle Linux
8 18 (3.92%) HPUX
8 18 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (3.70%) Windows Vista
10 13 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.40%) Windows 10
12 9 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.74%) AIX
14 4 (0.87%) CentOS
14 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.22%) Android
16 1 (0.22%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (12.85%) Migration
2 55 (11.98%) ITIL
3 49 (10.68%) Project Management
3 49 (10.68%) Service Management
4 31 (6.75%) PRINCE2
5 27 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (5.45%) Information Assurance
6 25 (5.45%) Service Delivery
7 22 (4.79%) Risk Management
8 19 (4.14%) Configuration Management
8 19 (4.14%) Open Source
9 17 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (3.49%) Logistics
11 13 (2.83%) Change Management
11 13 (2.83%) ITIL V3
11 13 (2.83%) Validation
12 11 (2.40%) MVC
12 11 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (2.18%) Network Design
13 10 (2.18%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.90%) SQL
2 39 (8.50%) PowerShell
3 25 (5.45%) VBScript
4 24 (5.23%) C#
5 19 (4.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.83%) C++
7 12 (2.61%) Java
7 12 (2.61%) VB
8 9 (1.96%) C
8 9 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.31%) PHP
10 6 (1.31%) Python
11 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.22%) C-shell
12 1 (0.22%) Perl
12 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 459 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 177 (38.56%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (5.45%) CESG Certified Professional
5 22 (4.79%) CLAS
6 17 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (2.18%) MCSE
8 8 (1.74%) CCNA
8 8 (1.74%) CCNP
8 8 (1.74%) ISEB
8 8 (1.74%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.31%) APMP
10 6 (1.31%) MCP
11 5 (1.09%) CISSP
11 5 (1.09%) Degree
11 5 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.09%) MCITP
12 4 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.70%) RMADS
3 14 (3.05%) SLA
4 3 (0.65%) GPG13
4 3 (0.65%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 78 (16.99%) Active Directory
2 45 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.01%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.31%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.31%) XenApp
5 5 (1.09%) Sendmail
5 5 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.09%) vSphere
6 4 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.87%) NFS
7 3 (0.65%) Firmware
8 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (5.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (4.36%) SCCM
3 18 (3.92%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (1.96%) SCOM
5 7 (1.53%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.53%) Netcool
5 7 (1.53%) Unicenter
5 7 (1.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (1.31%) WSUS
7 5 (1.09%) OVSD
8 4 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.65%) ArcSight ESM
9 3 (0.65%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.44%) Kibana
10 2 (0.44%) ThinApp
11 1 (0.22%) Endace
11 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 110 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 78 (16.99%) Cisco
3 76 (16.56%) HP
4 75 (16.34%) Oracle
5 72 (15.69%) Juniper
6 58 (12.64%) VMware
7 35 (7.63%) EMC
8 28 (6.10%) Citrix
9 18 (3.92%) Lumension
9 18 (3.92%) SolarWinds
10 14 (3.05%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.18%) Intel Security
12 7 (1.53%) IBM
12 7 (1.53%) Meridio
12 7 (1.53%) Veritas
13 6 (1.31%) Borland
13 6 (1.31%) CA
13 6 (1.31%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.31%) IFS
14 5 (1.09%) Serena
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £25 - £28 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + expenses
Posted: 12 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £424 - £466 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £269 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £24.00 - £24.12 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago