The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 43 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 9 34 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.98% 7.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 16.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.93%
DV Cleared
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 205 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.67% 44.96% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 126 13
Average daily rate £325 £245 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 0
Average hourly rate £16.16 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 9 £275 +12.24%
DV Cleared
North East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) ITIL
5 9 (39.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) HP
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
7 6 (26.09%) Solaris
7 6 (26.09%) UNIX
7 6 (26.09%) EMC
7 6 (26.09%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) vSphere
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) Change Management
10 3 (13.04%) Clustering
10 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (8.70%) CA

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Documentum
4 1 (4.35%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Support
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) JPA
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Java SE
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (26.09%) Solaris
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Content Management
4 1 (4.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) COBOL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) OCP
3 1 (4.35%) OCA
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.35%) OCAJ
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) EMC
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) CA
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (4.35%) OpenText
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix