The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 38 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.48% 1.33% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 5.63% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£450 £549 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.99% -0.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
+23.96% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.58 £26.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+74.11% -31.41%
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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 Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 71 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.72% 23.59% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 73
Average daily rate £425 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £23.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.78% +6.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) McAfee
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Sophos
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper

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Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) IPv4
3 1 (7.14%) IPv6
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Designer
2 2 (14.29%) DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Design Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (14.29%) Network Management
1 2 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
5 1 (7.14%) CISA
5 1 (7.14%) CISM
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) McAfee
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Siebel
4 2 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco