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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 77 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 13 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.54% 1.63% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 6.67% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
Median daily rate £323 £200 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.25% -35.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £212 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 £24.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £27.67
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +34.06%

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
273 165 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.27% 24.41% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 104 92
Median daily rate £345 £348 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.15 £26.00 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +75.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -18 13 £323 +61.25%
DV Cleared
North East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (93.55%) SC Cleared
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 21 (67.74%) HP
4 19 (61.29%) Windows
4 19 (61.29%) ITIL
5 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
6 15 (48.39%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Unix
7 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (32.26%) Perl
8 10 (32.26%) VB
8 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
8 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
8 10 (32.26%) Middleware
8 10 (32.26%) HP SiteScope
8 10 (32.26%) Server Monitoring
9 9 (29.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 9 (29.03%) ITSM
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) OO
10 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
10 8 (25.81%) SAN
10 8 (25.81%) CA
11 7 (22.58%) Firewall
11 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
11 7 (22.58%) HTTP
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 7 (22.58%) NAS
11 7 (22.58%) iSCSI

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) HP Helion
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.81%) SAN
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) HTTP
3 7 (22.58%) HTTPS
3 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
3 7 (22.58%) NAS
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 15 (48.39%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Unix
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) AIX
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Server Monitoring
3 9 (29.03%) ITSM
3 9 (29.03%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) Software Distribution
4 7 (22.58%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (12.90%) Change Control
5 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Network Design
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) Microservices
7 1 (3.23%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Perl
3 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
3 10 (32.26%) VB
4 5 (16.13%) Jython
4 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) VBScript
6 2 (6.45%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (93.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BICSI Certification
3 3 (9.68%) BICSI RCDD
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) OCA
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (29.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (19.35%) Puppet
4 5 (16.13%) BladeLogic
4 5 (16.13%) SCOrch
5 4 (12.90%) SCCM
6 3 (9.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) WSUS
7 2 (6.45%) MOM
7 2 (6.45%) SCOM
7 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
8 1 (3.23%) Ansible
8 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) HP
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) CA
4 5 (16.13%) BMC
4 5 (16.13%) Dell
5 3 (9.68%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat