The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Swindon region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 45 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.11% 2.50% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.49% 13.46% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate £569 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £538 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £669 £650 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-6.77% -8.52%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 52 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.04% 18.57% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 52
Average daily rate £400 £420 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
DV Cleared
Wiltshire

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (16.67%) Nessus
5 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 1 (16.67%) Nmap

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire