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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 71 84 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 252 237 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.86% 2.48% 3.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.69% 9.46% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 119 126
Median daily rate £411 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.24% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £417 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 3
Median hourly rate £25.93 £24.12 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +41.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
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
2358 2504 2411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.73% 26.22% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1484 1175
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
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 99 113 84
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.61% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.16 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +9 128 £400 +2.56% 4
Berkshire -5 73 £438 - 7
Buckinghamshire -3 34 £390 +11.42%
Surrey - 6 £550 - 1
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 30 July 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.

1 484 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 210 (43.39%) SC Cleared
3 127 (26.24%) Microsoft
4 124 (25.62%) Windows
5 109 (22.52%) Oracle
6 106 (21.90%) Linux
7 94 (19.42%) SQL
8 92 (19.01%) Active Directory
9 91 (18.80%) HP
10 76 (15.70%) Migration
11 71 (14.67%) ITIL
12 67 (13.84%) Cisco
13 62 (12.81%) SQL Server
14 60 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 59 (12.19%) VMware
16 56 (11.57%) Project Management
17 55 (11.36%) Windows Server
18 51 (10.54%) Juniper
19 49 (10.12%) SAN
19 49 (10.12%) Unix
20 45 (9.30%) MS Office
21 44 (9.09%) PowerShell
22 43 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
23 42 (8.68%) Service Management
24 40 (8.26%) MS Excel
25 38 (7.85%) Finance
26 37 (7.64%) EMC
27 35 (7.23%) SharePoint
28 32 (6.61%) .NET

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 35 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.93%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.07%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.65%) Documentum
4 8 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (1.45%) Live Communications Server
6 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.83%) IIS
7 4 (0.83%) JBoss
7 4 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.62%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.41%) Apache
9 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.41%) SAS
9 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (9.30%) MS Office
2 40 (8.26%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.21%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.45%) Office 365
2 3 (0.62%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.12%) SAN
2 20 (4.13%) Firewall
3 19 (3.93%) DHCP
4 18 (3.72%) DNS
5 9 (1.86%) Internet
6 8 (1.65%) VLAN
7 7 (1.45%) Network Security
7 7 (1.45%) WAN
8 6 (1.24%) IPsec
8 6 (1.24%) LAN
8 6 (1.24%) OSPF
9 4 (0.83%) BGP
9 4 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.83%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.83%) MPLS
9 4 (0.83%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.83%) VPN
10 3 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.62%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.34%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.86%) MS Access
8 8 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.62%) Essbase
13 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.62%) Hyperion Smart View
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Zeppelin
14 2 (0.41%) Big Data
14 2 (0.41%) EDRMS
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (3.10%) Subversion
1 15 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.65%) StarTeam
2 8 (1.65%) TortoiseSVN
3 7 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.45%) JUnit
3 7 (1.45%) MSI
3 7 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (1.24%) WiX
5 5 (1.03%) Selenium
6 4 (0.83%) JIRA
6 4 (0.83%) Maven
6 4 (0.83%) QUnit
7 3 (0.62%) Ant
7 3 (0.62%) jMock
7 3 (0.62%) JSUnit
7 3 (0.62%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.62%) Mockito
7 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (7.85%) Finance
2 8 (1.65%) Military
3 7 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.03%) Billing
5 4 (0.83%) Back Office
5 4 (0.83%) Legal
6 2 (0.41%) Electronics
6 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (16.12%) Architect
2 48 (9.92%) Analyst
2 48 (9.92%) Developer
3 40 (8.26%) Consultant
4 30 (6.20%) Project Manager
5 24 (4.96%) Support Engineer
6 23 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 21 (4.34%) Business Analyst
9 19 (3.93%) Unix Engineer
10 17 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
11 16 (3.31%) DBA
11 16 (3.31%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 15 (3.10%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
12 15 (3.10%) Network Architect
13 14 (2.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 14 (2.89%) Administrator
13 14 (2.89%) Technical Architect
14 13 (2.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 13 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.61%) .NET
2 17 (3.51%) jQuery
3 15 (3.10%) ASP.NET
4 14 (2.89%) CSS
5 12 (2.48%) Web Services
6 11 (2.27%) HTML
7 9 (1.86%) Regular Expression
7 9 (1.86%) WCF
8 8 (1.65%) XML
9 6 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (1.03%) J2EE
11 4 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.83%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (0.83%) Spring
12 3 (0.62%) Ajax
12 3 (0.62%) Buster.JS
12 3 (0.62%) JSP
12 3 (0.62%) JSTL
12 3 (0.62%) RequireJS
12 3 (0.62%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.20%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.72%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.10%) Statistics
5 12 (2.48%) Fat Client
5 12 (2.48%) PKI
5 12 (2.48%) Thin Client
6 10 (2.07%) Clustering
7 5 (1.03%) CESG
8 4 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.83%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.83%) LPAR
9 3 (0.62%) CMDB
9 3 (0.62%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.41%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.21%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 124 (25.62%) Windows
2 106 (21.90%) Linux
3 60 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 49 (10.12%) Unix
6 29 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 29 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (5.79%) Oracle Linux
8 26 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (5.17%) HPUX
10 21 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (3.31%) Windows 10
12 14 (2.89%) Windows Vista
13 12 (2.48%) AIX
14 11 (2.27%) Windows XP
15 5 (1.03%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.83%) CentOS
16 4 (0.83%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.62%) Solaris
18 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (15.70%) Migration
2 71 (14.67%) ITIL
3 56 (11.57%) Project Management
4 42 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (8.68%) Service Management
5 31 (6.40%) PRINCE2
6 30 (6.20%) Service Delivery
7 29 (5.99%) Virtual Environments
8 21 (4.34%) Configuration Management
9 20 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (4.13%) Open Source
10 18 (3.72%) Data Migration
11 17 (3.51%) Change Management
11 17 (3.51%) Logistics
11 17 (3.51%) Validation
12 16 (3.31%) High Availability
12 16 (3.31%) ITIL V3
13 15 (3.10%) Information Assurance
13 15 (3.10%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.89%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 94 (19.42%) SQL
2 44 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.99%) C#
4 27 (5.58%) VBScript
5 21 (4.34%) Java
6 20 (4.13%) JavaScript
7 17 (3.51%) VB
8 15 (3.10%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.69%) C++
10 9 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.86%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.86%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.65%) PHP
11 8 (1.65%) Python
12 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.24%) C
13 3 (0.62%) Tcl
14 2 (0.41%) Perl
15 1 (0.21%) F#
15 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 484 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 210 (43.39%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (3.10%) BC Cleared
4 15 (3.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (2.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 13 (2.69%) MCSE
6 12 (2.48%) CCNP
7 11 (2.27%) CISSP
7 11 (2.27%) ISTQB
8 10 (2.07%) CCNA
9 9 (1.86%) CLAS
9 9 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.86%) RHCE
10 8 (1.65%) Degree
11 7 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.45%) MCP
11 7 (1.45%) MCSA
12 6 (1.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.17%) SLA
2 12 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.86%) RMADS
4 5 (1.03%) GPG13
5 4 (0.83%) QA
6 2 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) GAAP
7 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
System Software
1 92 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 43 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (5.37%) Virtual Servers
4 22 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.07%) XenApp
6 9 (1.86%) KVM
6 9 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.24%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.03%) vSphere
10 4 (0.83%) NFS
11 3 (0.62%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.62%) Firmware
11 3 (0.62%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.21%) Docker
13 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (5.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 26 (5.37%) SCCM
3 25 (5.17%) HP Data Protector
4 11 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (2.27%) Netcool
4 11 (2.27%) SCOM
5 9 (1.86%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (1.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (1.65%) WSUS
7 7 (1.45%) OVSD
7 7 (1.45%) Unicenter
8 6 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (1.03%) ArcSight ESM
10 4 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.83%) QRadar
11 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.41%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 127 (26.24%) Microsoft
2 109 (22.52%) Oracle
3 91 (18.80%) HP
4 67 (13.84%) Cisco
5 59 (12.19%) VMware
6 51 (10.54%) Juniper
7 37 (7.64%) EMC
8 30 (6.20%) Citrix
9 24 (4.96%) Red Hat
10 23 (4.75%) Intel Security
11 18 (3.72%) Lumension
12 14 (2.89%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.07%) Veritas
14 9 (1.86%) ArcSight
14 9 (1.86%) IBM
15 7 (1.45%) CA
15 7 (1.45%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.45%) Meridio
15 7 (1.45%) Serena
16 6 (1.24%) Borland
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