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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 59 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -18
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 13 12 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.83% 3.08% 10.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 9.52% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 22
Average daily rate £200 £275 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +12.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +23.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.68 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.94 - £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.42 - £28.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
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
196 126 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.57% 32.31% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 74 88
Average daily rate £350 £338 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £20.68 £14.80 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.69% -40.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £11.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £16.16 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -29 13 £200 -27.27%
DV Cleared
North East

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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%) SC Cleared
3 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 15 (68.18%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) SAN
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) Service Management
6 7 (31.82%) Migration
6 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
6 7 (31.82%) Veritas
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 6 (27.27%) AIX
7 6 (27.27%) Solaris
8 5 (22.73%) C++
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) BC Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (18.18%) EMC VNX
9 4 (18.18%) NAS
9 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (18.18%) EMC
9 4 (18.18%) Replication
9 4 (18.18%) Celerra
9 4 (18.18%) CLARiiON

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) NetBackup Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) NetBackup Support
3 4 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Java Architect
4 3 (13.64%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Storage Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SAN Support
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) Java EE
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Celerra
1 4 (18.18%) CLARiiON
1 4 (18.18%) EMC VNX
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
1 4 (18.18%) Symmetrix
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) AIX
3 6 (27.27%) Solaris
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) ArchiMate
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (86.36%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) BC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (4.55%) Netcool
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Veritas
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp