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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 92 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 201 247 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.32% 2.49% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.07% 9.42% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 124 124
Median daily rate £408 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £242 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £405
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 3
Median hourly rate £27.80 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.03% +81.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £26.79
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +15.36%
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
2217 2622 2327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.61% 26.46% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1359 1557 1197
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 117 105
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +8 102 £402 -2.60% 8
Berkshire -17 54 £425 -10.52% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 31 £390 +11.42% 1
Surrey +6 4 - - 5
East Sussex - 3 £540 -
Middlesex - 2 £500 -
Home Counties - 1 £270 -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 438 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 182 (41.55%) SC Cleared
3 120 (27.40%) Windows
4 118 (26.94%) Microsoft
5 104 (23.74%) Linux
6 102 (23.29%) Oracle
7 86 (19.63%) HP
8 84 (19.18%) Active Directory
9 80 (18.26%) SQL
10 76 (17.35%) Migration
11 69 (15.75%) ITIL
12 63 (14.38%) Cisco
13 56 (12.79%) Windows Server
14 55 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 54 (12.33%) SQL Server
16 51 (11.64%) SAN
17 50 (11.42%) VMware
18 49 (11.19%) Unix
19 46 (10.50%) Juniper
20 43 (9.82%) PowerShell
21 42 (9.59%) MS Office
22 40 (9.13%) SharePoint
23 39 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
24 38 (8.68%) EMC
24 38 (8.68%) Project Management
25 37 (8.45%) MS Excel
26 36 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
27 33 (7.53%) Windows 7
27 33 (7.53%) Service Management
28 31 (7.08%) Management Information System

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 40 (9.13%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.57%) MS Exchange
3 17 (3.88%) Documentum
4 9 (2.05%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (1.60%) Live Communications Server
7 6 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.68%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.68%) IIS
9 3 (0.68%) JBoss
9 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.46%) Apache
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (9.59%) MS Office
2 37 (8.45%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.28%) Office 365
2 2 (0.46%) IaaS
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 51 (11.64%) SAN
2 18 (4.11%) DHCP
3 17 (3.88%) DNS
4 13 (2.97%) Firewall
5 9 (2.05%) Internet
6 8 (1.83%) VLAN
7 6 (1.37%) LAN
7 6 (1.37%) Network Security
8 5 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.91%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.91%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.91%) WAN
10 3 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.68%) FTP
10 3 (0.68%) IPsec
10 3 (0.68%) OSPF
10 3 (0.68%) SMTP
10 3 (0.68%) SSH
11 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.79%) Oracle Database
3 13 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (1.83%) MS Access
6 7 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.68%) Big Data
9 3 (0.68%) EDRMS
9 3 (0.68%) Essbase
9 3 (0.68%) Hyperion Smart View
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Zeppelin
10 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (4.11%) Subversion
2 16 (3.65%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.28%) JUnit
4 8 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.83%) TortoiseSVN
5 7 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (1.37%) Selenium
6 6 (1.37%) StarTeam
7 5 (1.14%) JIRA
8 4 (0.91%) Ant
8 4 (0.91%) Maven
8 4 (0.91%) MSI
9 3 (0.68%) jMock
9 3 (0.68%) JSUnit
9 3 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.68%) Mockito
9 3 (0.68%) QUnit
9 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (5.25%) Finance
2 6 (1.37%) Military
2 6 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.14%) Billing
3 5 (1.14%) Legal
4 4 (0.91%) Back Office
5 2 (0.46%) Electronics
5 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 82 (18.72%) Architect
2 44 (10.05%) Analyst
3 43 (9.82%) Developer
4 33 (7.53%) Consultant
5 30 (6.85%) Support Engineer
6 26 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (5.25%) Network Engineer
8 19 (4.34%) Unix Engineer
9 18 (4.11%) Business Analyst
10 17 (3.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 16 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (3.42%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
12 15 (3.42%) Project Manager
12 15 (3.42%) Technical Architect
13 14 (3.20%) Integration Engineer
13 14 (3.20%) Network Architect
14 13 (2.97%) Build Engineer
15 12 (2.74%) Administrator
15 12 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.94%) .NET
2 17 (3.88%) jQuery
3 16 (3.65%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.20%) CSS
5 12 (2.74%) Web Services
6 11 (2.51%) XML
7 10 (2.28%) HTML
8 9 (2.05%) Regular Expression
8 9 (2.05%) WCF
9 6 (1.37%) J2EE
9 6 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.91%) Spring
12 3 (0.68%) Ajax
12 3 (0.68%) JAXB
12 3 (0.68%) JSP
12 3 (0.68%) JSTL
12 3 (0.68%) LAMP
12 3 (0.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.08%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.34%) Data Centre
3 13 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.74%) Clustering
4 12 (2.74%) Statistics
5 11 (2.51%) Fat Client
5 11 (2.51%) Thin Client
6 7 (1.60%) PKI
7 6 (1.37%) CESG
8 4 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.91%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.68%) CMDB
9 3 (0.68%) LPAR
9 3 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.46%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.46%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 120 (27.40%) Windows
2 104 (23.74%) Linux
3 56 (12.79%) Windows Server
4 55 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (11.19%) Unix
6 33 (7.53%) Windows 7
7 30 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (6.39%) Oracle Linux
9 25 (5.71%) HPUX
10 22 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (5.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (4.34%) Windows 10
12 13 (2.97%) AIX
12 13 (2.97%) Windows XP
13 12 (2.74%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.14%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.91%) Solaris
16 3 (0.68%) CentOS
16 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.35%) Migration
2 69 (15.75%) ITIL
3 38 (8.68%) Project Management
4 36 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (7.53%) Service Management
6 29 (6.62%) Service Delivery
7 28 (6.39%) Virtual Environments
8 20 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (4.57%) PRINCE2
9 18 (4.11%) Configuration Management
9 18 (4.11%) Data Migration
9 18 (4.11%) Open Source
9 18 (4.11%) Problem Management
10 15 (3.42%) High Availability
10 15 (3.42%) ITIL V3
10 15 (3.42%) MVC
11 14 (3.20%) Risk Management
12 13 (2.97%) Change Management
12 13 (2.97%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (2.97%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.26%) SQL
2 43 (9.82%) PowerShell
3 30 (6.85%) C#
4 24 (5.48%) Java
5 21 (4.79%) VBScript
6 20 (4.57%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.65%) VB
8 15 (3.42%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.83%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.60%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.60%) C++
10 7 (1.60%) Python
11 6 (1.37%) C
12 4 (0.91%) PHP
13 3 (0.68%) Tcl
14 2 (0.46%) Perl
14 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 438 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 182 (41.55%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.42%) BC Cleared
5 15 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (2.74%) CCNA
6 12 (2.74%) CISSP
7 10 (2.28%) CCNP
7 10 (2.28%) ISTQB
7 10 (2.28%) MCSE
7 10 (2.28%) RHCE
8 9 (2.05%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (1.60%) Degree
9 7 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.60%) MCP
10 6 (1.37%) MCITP
10 6 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.14%) MCSA
11 5 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.85%) SLA
2 8 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.14%) GPG13
3 5 (1.14%) RMADS
4 4 (0.91%) QA
5 2 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.23%) GAAP
6 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 84 (19.18%) Active Directory
2 39 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.39%) Virtual Servers
4 21 (4.79%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.28%) KVM
5 10 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (2.28%) XenApp
6 6 (1.37%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.14%) vSphere
8 4 (0.91%) NFS
9 3 (0.68%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.68%) Firmware
9 3 (0.68%) Sendmail
9 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.23%) Docker
11 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (6.62%) SCCM
2 25 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
3 22 (5.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (2.51%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (2.51%) Netcool
4 11 (2.51%) SCOM
4 11 (2.51%) WSUS
5 10 (2.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (2.05%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (1.60%) Unicenter
9 6 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (1.37%) OVSD
10 5 (1.14%) ArcSight ESM
11 4 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.91%) QRadar
12 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.46%) Kibana
13 2 (0.46%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 118 (26.94%) Microsoft
2 102 (23.29%) Oracle
3 86 (19.63%) HP
4 63 (14.38%) Cisco
5 50 (11.42%) VMware
6 46 (10.50%) Juniper
7 38 (8.68%) EMC
8 29 (6.62%) Citrix
9 25 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 21 (4.79%) Intel Security
11 13 (2.97%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.28%) ArcSight
12 10 (2.28%) Lumension
12 10 (2.28%) Veritas
13 9 (2.05%) IBM
14 7 (1.60%) CA
14 7 (1.60%) Meridio
14 7 (1.60%) Serena
15 6 (1.37%) Altiris
15 6 (1.37%) Informatica
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