The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 20 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.76% 2.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 19.05% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £363 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
DV Cleared
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.48% 17.02% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 16
Average daily rate £363 £245 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.95% -18.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ipswich +11 4 £363 -27.50% 1
DV Cleared
East of England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
2 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BGP
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) OSPF
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
1 3 (42.86%) IP Designer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Platform Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Server Hardening
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Check_MK
1 2 (28.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper