The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Tyne and Wear 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 39 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.10% 1.48% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 4.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£341 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £54.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-68.38% +116.00%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 61 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.48% 30.05% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 24 76
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
Average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.01 £21.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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North East

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

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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 23 July 2014. 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 -13 4 £341 -31.83%
DV Cleared
North East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) Veritas
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
6 9 (40.91%) Clustering
6 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) UNIX
7 8 (36.36%) SAN
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) Solaris
8 7 (31.82%) DHCP
9 6 (27.27%) CA
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (27.27%) Service Management
10 5 (22.73%) Change Management
10 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
10 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 5 (22.73%) AIX
10 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
10 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 4 (18.18%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (9.09%) DTS
5 1 (4.55%) IDOL
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Server Support
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Development DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Development DBA
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.55%) Celerra
3 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (36.36%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) Solaris
5 5 (22.73%) AIX
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) MCDBA
3 3 (13.64%) MCT
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Veritas
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) CA
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) EMC