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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 63 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% - 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% - 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £364 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.83% -9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.67 £18.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+49.13% -25.80%
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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
189 133 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.82% 28.18% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 82 60
Average daily rate £350 £330 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £519 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £38.75 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.78% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £16.16 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
2 7 (53.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (46.15%) Sophos
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Clearswift
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (15.38%) vCloud
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
6 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) vCloud
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) MetaFrame
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) McAfee
1 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 6 (46.15%) Sophos
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Clearswift
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
5 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Nokia
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy