The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 95 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.083% 0.57% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 2.23% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 359 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.81% 25.37% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 166 149
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.35 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (16.67%) LoadUI
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Unix

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) LoadUI
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Service Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft