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 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 91 75 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 13 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.08% 0.83% 2.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 2.71% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 9
Median daily rate £320 £241 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.64% -22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £233 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £311 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
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
554 258 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.94% 30.46% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 157 109
Median daily rate £330 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £520 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £17.77 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.99 £38.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 13 £320 +32.64% 1
DV Cleared
North East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) ITIL
3 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 19 (59.38%) SC Cleared
4 18 (56.25%) HP
5 16 (50.00%) SAN
6 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
6 15 (46.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (37.50%) SLA
7 12 (37.50%) AIX
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle
8 10 (31.25%) EMC
9 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
10 8 (25.00%) RHCE
10 8 (25.00%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) Windows
10 8 (25.00%) Clustering
10 8 (25.00%) High Availability
10 8 (25.00%) KVM
10 8 (25.00%) Compliance Management
11 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
11 7 (21.88%) IBM
11 7 (21.88%) Middleware
11 7 (21.88%) Firewall
12 6 (18.75%) ITSM
12 6 (18.75%) CA
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.75%) OO

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
4 5 (15.63%) HTTP
4 5 (15.63%) HTTPS
4 5 (15.63%) NAS
5 3 (9.38%) LAN
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.25%) Skype
7 1 (3.13%) DNS
7 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Server Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Support
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Server Support
3 6 (18.75%) Server Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Security Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (37.50%) AIX
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) Unix
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) Compliance Management
3 8 (25.00%) High Availability
4 6 (18.75%) ITSM
4 6 (18.75%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Software Distribution
5 5 (15.63%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Network Design
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Boundary Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) Jython
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) C-shell
4 1 (3.13%) Korn
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (59.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) RHCE
4 3 (9.38%) BICSI Certification
4 3 (9.38%) BICSI RCDD
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (25.00%) KVM
3 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Samba
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (18.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 4 (12.50%) BladeLogic
3 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 4 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 4 (12.50%) WSUS
4 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) HP
2 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
3 10 (31.25%) EMC
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 7 (21.88%) IBM
5 6 (18.75%) CA
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) BMC
6 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 4 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco
7 2 (6.25%) Lumension
7 2 (6.25%) Remedy
7 2 (6.25%) VMware