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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 72 91 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -37
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 240 210 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.72% 2.23% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.64% 8.97% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 121 138
Median daily rate £411 £417 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.43% +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £326 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £385
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 3
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -38.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.63 £21.55 £18.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.83 £24.12 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £22.84 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -16.96%
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
2489 2342 2484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.23% 24.82% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1319 1231
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 122 102
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +19 129 £400 +5.82% 8
Berkshire -6 69 £435 +4.31% 9
Buckinghamshire -5 29 £390 -12.11% 1
Surrey 0 4 £550 - 5
East Sussex +12 2 £540 -21.73% 1
Oxfordshire +9 1 - - 3
West Sussex -18 1 £480 -30.68%
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 470 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 200 (42.55%) SC Cleared
3 108 (22.98%) Windows
3 108 (22.98%) Microsoft
4 99 (21.06%) HP
5 94 (20.00%) Oracle
6 88 (18.72%) Linux
7 83 (17.66%) Active Directory
8 75 (15.96%) SQL
9 71 (15.11%) Cisco
10 63 (13.40%) Juniper
11 61 (12.98%) ITIL
12 59 (12.55%) Migration
13 57 (12.13%) VMware
14 54 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (11.28%) Project Management
15 53 (11.28%) SQL Server
15 53 (11.28%) SAN
16 46 (9.79%) Unix
17 45 (9.57%) Service Management
17 45 (9.57%) Windows Server
18 43 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (8.94%) MS Office
20 40 (8.51%) EMC
21 39 (8.30%) PowerShell
21 39 (8.30%) Virtual Environments
22 37 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
23 36 (7.66%) Oracle Linux
24 35 (7.45%) MS Excel
25 34 (7.23%) Virtual Servers

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 29 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.04%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (1.49%) Live Communications Server
4 5 (1.06%) IIS
5 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.85%) JBoss
5 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.64%) Apache
6 3 (0.64%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.43%) SAS
7 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 42 (8.94%) MS Office
2 35 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.98%) MS Project
4 12 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.06%) IaaS
2 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.85%) Office 365
3 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.64%) PaaS
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (11.28%) SAN
2 25 (5.32%) Firewall
3 20 (4.26%) DHCP
4 18 (3.83%) DNS
5 9 (1.91%) Internet
5 9 (1.91%) VLAN
5 9 (1.91%) WAN
6 7 (1.49%) IPsec
6 7 (1.49%) OSPF
6 7 (1.49%) VPN
7 5 (1.06%) BGP
7 5 (1.06%) LAN
7 5 (1.06%) MPLS
7 5 (1.06%) Network Security
8 4 (0.85%) EIGRP
8 4 (0.85%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.64%) FTP
9 3 (0.64%) SMTP
9 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.40%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.91%) MS Access
6 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.43%) Big Data
10 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.43%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (2.77%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.91%) MSI
2 9 (1.91%) StarTeam
2 9 (1.91%) Subversion
3 6 (1.28%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (1.28%) WiX
4 5 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.85%) JIRA
5 4 (0.85%) JUnit
5 4 (0.85%) Maven
5 4 (0.85%) QUnit
5 4 (0.85%) Selenium
6 3 (0.64%) jMock
6 3 (0.64%) JSUnit
6 3 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (0.64%) Mockito
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (6.81%) Finance
2 11 (2.34%) Military
3 7 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.06%) Back Office
4 5 (1.06%) Billing
5 4 (0.85%) Legal
6 2 (0.43%) Electronics
6 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (17.87%) Architect
2 48 (10.21%) Analyst
3 43 (9.15%) Developer
4 35 (7.45%) Project Manager
5 28 (5.96%) Support Engineer
6 27 (5.74%) Consultant
7 25 (5.32%) Network Architect
8 24 (5.11%) Unix Engineer
9 22 (4.68%) Network Engineer
10 21 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (4.47%) Business Analyst
11 18 (3.83%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
11 18 (3.83%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 16 (3.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (3.40%) DBA
13 15 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (3.19%) Integration Engineer
14 13 (2.77%) Administrator
14 13 (2.77%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.02%) .NET
2 16 (3.40%) jQuery
3 12 (2.55%) ASP.NET
3 12 (2.55%) CSS
4 10 (2.13%) HTML
5 9 (1.91%) Web Services
6 6 (1.28%) WCF
7 5 (1.06%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (1.06%) XML
8 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.85%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (0.85%) Spring
9 3 (0.64%) Ajax
9 3 (0.64%) Buster.JS
9 3 (0.64%) JAXB
9 3 (0.64%) JSP
9 3 (0.64%) JSTL
9 3 (0.64%) RequireJS
9 3 (0.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.32%) Management Information System
2 22 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.04%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.40%) Statistics
5 15 (3.19%) PKI
6 10 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 10 (2.13%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.28%) Clustering
8 4 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.85%) CESG
8 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.85%) LPAR
9 3 (0.64%) CMDB
9 3 (0.64%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.64%) Replication
9 3 (0.64%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.21%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 108 (22.98%) Windows
2 88 (18.72%) Linux
3 54 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (9.79%) Unix
5 45 (9.57%) Windows Server
6 36 (7.66%) Oracle Linux
7 33 (7.02%) HPUX
8 26 (5.53%) Windows 7
9 24 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (3.40%) Windows 10
11 16 (3.40%) Windows Vista
12 15 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (2.34%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.91%) AIX
15 4 (0.85%) CentOS
15 4 (0.85%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (12.98%) ITIL
2 59 (12.55%) Migration
3 53 (11.28%) Project Management
4 45 (9.57%) Service Management
5 39 (8.30%) Virtual Environments
6 37 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (7.02%) PRINCE2
8 25 (5.32%) Service Delivery
9 19 (4.04%) Configuration Management
10 18 (3.83%) Open Source
11 17 (3.62%) Information Assurance
12 16 (3.40%) Logistics
13 15 (3.19%) Change Management
13 15 (3.19%) Risk Management
13 15 (3.19%) Validation
14 14 (2.98%) ITIL V3
14 14 (2.98%) Problem Management
15 13 (2.77%) High Availability
15 13 (2.77%) MVC
16 12 (2.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.96%) SQL
2 39 (8.30%) PowerShell
3 26 (5.53%) VBScript
4 25 (5.32%) C#
5 20 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.98%) C++
6 14 (2.98%) Java
6 14 (2.98%) VB
7 9 (1.91%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.70%) PHP
8 8 (1.70%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.70%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.49%) C
9 7 (1.49%) Python
10 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.21%) Tcl
12 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 470 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 200 (42.55%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.40%) CESG Certified Professional
6 13 (2.77%) CLAS
6 13 (2.77%) MCSE
7 8 (1.70%) CCNP
8 7 (1.49%) CCNA
8 7 (1.49%) ISEB
8 7 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.49%) MCP
8 7 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.28%) CISSP
10 5 (1.06%) APMP
10 5 (1.06%) RHCE
11 4 (0.85%) Degree
11 4 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.04%) SLA
2 15 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.34%) RMADS
4 5 (1.06%) GPG13
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) GAAP
5 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 83 (17.66%) Active Directory
2 43 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (7.23%) Virtual Servers
4 20 (4.26%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.70%) XenApp
6 7 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.06%) KVM
8 5 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.06%) vSphere
9 4 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.85%) NFS
10 3 (0.64%) Firmware
10 3 (0.64%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.21%) Docker
12 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (7.02%) HP Data Protector
2 25 (5.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 23 (4.89%) SCCM
4 11 (2.34%) SCOM
5 10 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (1.91%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.91%) Netcool
7 8 (1.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 8 (1.70%) WSUS
8 7 (1.49%) Unicenter
9 5 (1.06%) ArcSight ESM
9 5 (1.06%) OVSD
10 4 (0.85%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.43%) Kibana
12 2 (0.43%) ThinApp
13 1 (0.21%) Endace
13 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 108 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 99 (21.06%) HP
3 94 (20.00%) Oracle
4 71 (15.11%) Cisco
5 63 (13.40%) Juniper
6 57 (12.13%) VMware
7 40 (8.51%) EMC
8 30 (6.38%) Citrix
9 19 (4.04%) SolarWinds
10 17 (3.62%) Lumension
11 16 (3.40%) Red Hat
12 11 (2.34%) Intel Security
13 10 (2.13%) Veritas
14 8 (1.70%) CA
15 7 (1.49%) ArcSight
15 7 (1.49%) IBM
15 7 (1.49%) Meridio
15 7 (1.49%) Serena
16 6 (1.28%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.28%) IFS
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