The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 38 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 12 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.48% 0.21% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.95% 0.89% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £364 £389
% change year-on-year
+23.79% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £28.10 £39.05
% change year-on-year
+98.07% -28.05%
DV Cleared
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
151 112 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.20% 23.73% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 63 52
Average daily rate £450 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £15.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £21.56 £23.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 4 £590 -
DV Cleared
Wales

DV Cleared
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) MCTS
2 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (46.67%) MCPD
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) Time Management
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) CRM
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) MCAD
2 7 (46.67%) MCSD
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (33.33%) MCP
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) McAfee
5 3 (20.00%) Sophos
6 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.67%) VCP4
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) Migration

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) CRM Business Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) CRM Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) CRM
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Time Management
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) MCTS
2 7 (46.67%) MCPD
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) MCAD
2 7 (46.67%) MCSD
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (33.33%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) VCP4
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) McAfee
3 3 (20.00%) Sophos