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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 32 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.18% 1.41% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.31% 5.83% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate £363 £450 £549
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -17.99%
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
Wiltshire

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
130 103 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 33.94% 24.24% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 69 55
Average daily rate £363 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £201 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.64 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.48% -53.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.73 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £11.55 £30.25
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 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
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 10 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Juniper
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
2 15 (88.24%) OSPF
2 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) IPsec
3 12 (70.59%) BT
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) JNCIS
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
5 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
5 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
5 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
5 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) SIEM
6 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
6 2 (11.76%) SCCM
6 2 (11.76%) SCOM
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Active Directory

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) BGP
1 15 (88.24%) IPsec
1 15 (88.24%) MPLS
1 15 (88.24%) OSPF
1 15 (88.24%) VPN
1 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Designer
1 15 (88.24%) Network Designer
2 3 (17.65%) IP Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) JNCIS
4 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.88%) SCSM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
1 15 (88.24%) Juniper
2 12 (70.59%) BT
3 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
3 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
3 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) VMware