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 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 102 71 45
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -26
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 156 266 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.04% 2.79% 4.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 10.24% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 124 150
Median daily rate £431 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.23% +3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £355 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £428 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 4
Median hourly rate £49.47 £30.90 £22.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.08% +37.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.92 £21.55 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+32.68% +12.36%
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
1941 2598 2914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.42% 27.26% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1202 1530 1447
Median daily rate £400 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 140 140
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 3 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Hampshire -9 52 £425 - 10
Buckinghamshire +9 51 £450 +9.09% 2
Berkshire -39 35 £520 +10.63% 12
Middlesex 0 2 £450 +12.50%
Kent - 1 £700 -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 357 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 156 (43.70%) SC Cleared
3 108 (30.25%) Windows
3 108 (30.25%) Microsoft
4 90 (25.21%) Linux
5 71 (19.89%) Oracle
6 66 (18.49%) ITIL
7 60 (16.81%) Active Directory
8 55 (15.41%) Migration
9 53 (14.85%) VMware
10 51 (14.29%) HP
10 51 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 50 (14.01%) SQL
12 43 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 42 (11.76%) MS Office
13 42 (11.76%) Unix
14 41 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (10.92%) Cisco
16 37 (10.36%) Java
17 34 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
18 30 (8.40%) Finance
18 30 (8.40%) SAN
18 30 (8.40%) Red Hat
19 29 (8.12%) MS Excel
19 29 (8.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 28 (7.84%) SCCM
21 27 (7.56%) Management Information System
22 26 (7.28%) SQL Server
22 26 (7.28%) SLA
23 25 (7.00%) Service Management

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 23 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.60%) Documentum
3 18 (5.04%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.40%) Confluence
7 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.84%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.84%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Qpid
11 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 42 (11.76%) MS Office
2 29 (8.12%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.24%) MS Project
4 6 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Primavera
4 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.64%) Office 365
2 11 (3.08%) IaaS
3 5 (1.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.40%) SAN
2 13 (3.64%) DNS
3 11 (3.08%) DHCP
4 10 (2.80%) WAN
5 9 (2.52%) LAN
5 9 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.24%) Ethernet
7 7 (1.96%) Network Security
7 7 (1.96%) OSPF
8 5 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (1.40%) Firewall
8 5 (1.40%) VLAN
8 5 (1.40%) Wireless
8 5 (1.40%) X.500
9 3 (0.84%) FTP
9 3 (0.84%) HTTP
9 3 (0.84%) IPsec
9 3 (0.84%) SNMP
9 3 (0.84%) VPN
10 2 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.24%) Big Data
4 8 (2.24%) MySQL
5 7 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.68%) Essbase
6 6 (1.68%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.84%) DataStax
7 3 (0.84%) HBase
7 3 (0.84%) Hyperion Smart View
7 3 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.56%) MS Access
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (4.20%) Subversion
2 13 (3.64%) Eclipse
3 12 (3.36%) Ant
4 10 (2.80%) JUnit
5 8 (2.24%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.24%) StarTeam
5 8 (2.24%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.96%) Selenium
7 6 (1.68%) CruiseControl
7 6 (1.68%) Gradle
7 6 (1.68%) JIRA
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.12%) Hudson
9 4 (1.12%) JMeter
9 4 (1.12%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.12%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (8.40%) Finance
2 5 (1.40%) Legal
3 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.56%) Electronics
4 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.56%) Marketing
4 2 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (17.65%) Architect
2 35 (9.80%) Consultant
3 33 (9.24%) Analyst
3 33 (9.24%) Developer
4 21 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (5.32%) Network Engineer
5 19 (5.32%) Support Engineer
6 16 (4.48%) Java Developer
7 15 (4.20%) Build Engineer
7 15 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 12 (3.36%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 12 (3.36%) Support Specialist
9 11 (3.08%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.08%) Project Manager
10 10 (2.80%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
10 10 (2.80%) Linux Support
10 10 (2.80%) Service Architect
10 10 (2.80%) Unix Engineer
11 9 (2.52%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.04%) .NET
2 16 (4.48%) XML
3 13 (3.64%) CSS
4 11 (3.08%) Web Services
5 10 (2.80%) HTML
5 10 (2.80%) jQuery
6 7 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.68%) J2EE
7 6 (1.68%) Regular Expression
7 6 (1.68%) WDK
8 5 (1.40%) Java EE
8 5 (1.40%) JSON
8 5 (1.40%) WCF
8 5 (1.40%) XSLT
9 4 (1.12%) EJB
9 4 (1.12%) JMS
9 4 (1.12%) XSD
10 3 (0.84%) Ajax
10 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.56%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.16%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.76%) Clustering
4 16 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.96%) CESG
5 7 (1.96%) PKI
6 6 (1.68%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.68%) Taxonomies
6 6 (1.68%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.40%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.12%) Replication
8 4 (1.12%) Statistics
9 3 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.84%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.56%) LPAR
11 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.28%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 108 (30.25%) Windows
2 90 (25.21%) Linux
3 51 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 42 (11.76%) Unix
5 41 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (8.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 20 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (4.20%) AIX
11 14 (3.92%) HPUX
12 12 (3.36%) Windows 10
13 11 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (2.24%) Solaris
15 7 (1.96%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.68%) CentOS
16 6 (1.68%) Windows Vista
17 4 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
19 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.49%) ITIL
2 55 (15.41%) Migration
3 34 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (7.00%) Service Management
5 24 (6.72%) Project Management
6 19 (5.32%) Service Delivery
7 18 (5.04%) PRINCE2
8 17 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (4.48%) Virtual Environments
10 15 (4.20%) Data Migration
10 15 (4.20%) Risk Management
11 14 (3.92%) High Availability
11 14 (3.92%) ITIL V3
11 14 (3.92%) Open Source
11 14 (3.92%) Service Design
12 13 (3.64%) Problem Management
13 12 (3.36%) Scrum
14 11 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (3.08%) Security Architecture
14 11 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.01%) SQL
2 37 (10.36%) Java
3 21 (5.88%) C#
3 21 (5.88%) Python
4 20 (5.60%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.04%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.92%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.08%) Perl
8 8 (2.24%) C
8 8 (2.24%) VB
8 8 (2.24%) VBScript
9 7 (1.96%) C++
10 4 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.12%) Ruby
10 4 (1.12%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.84%) PHP
11 3 (0.84%) Tcl
11 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Jython
Qualifications
1 357 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 156 (43.70%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (4.76%) CCNP
5 15 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.64%) BC Cleared
6 13 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (3.64%) CCNA
7 12 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (3.08%) CISSP
9 10 (2.80%) Degree
9 10 (2.80%) RHCE
9 10 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (2.24%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.12%) BICSI Certification
14 4 (1.12%) BICSI RCDD
14 4 (1.12%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.28%) SLA
2 12 (3.36%) QA
3 7 (1.96%) JSP 440
3 7 (1.96%) RMADS
4 2 (0.56%) GPG13
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 60 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 43 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.20%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (2.80%) KVM
5 10 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.40%) vCloud
7 5 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.40%) vSphere
8 4 (1.12%) Docker
8 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.12%) Samba
8 4 (1.12%) XenApp
9 3 (0.84%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.84%) HDFS
10 2 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (7.84%) SCCM
2 15 (4.20%) SCOM
3 14 (3.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (2.80%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (2.52%) Netcool
6 9 (2.52%) WSUS
7 6 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (1.68%) OVSD
8 4 (1.12%) Puppet
8 4 (1.12%) QRadar
8 4 (1.12%) vMotion
9 3 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.84%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.84%) vRealize
10 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 108 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 71 (19.89%) Oracle
3 53 (14.85%) VMware
4 51 (14.29%) HP
5 39 (10.92%) Cisco
6 30 (8.40%) Red Hat
7 24 (6.72%) Juniper
8 21 (5.88%) EMC
9 19 (5.32%) Intel Security
10 13 (3.64%) Citrix
11 10 (2.80%) IBM
12 8 (2.24%) ArcSight
13 7 (1.96%) Lumension
14 6 (1.68%) Altiris
14 6 (1.68%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.68%) Informatica
15 5 (1.40%) CheckPoint
16 4 (1.12%) BMC
16 4 (1.12%) Sun
16 4 (1.12%) Veritas
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