The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 66 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 2.97% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £625 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
DV Cleared
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
197 236 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.45% 26.85% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 153 157
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £215 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 7
Median hourly rate £80.00 £21.00 £21.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -4.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £11.42 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.00 £32.50 £57.13
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Wales

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales 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
South Wales +19 1 £350 -
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) JSF
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) J2SE
3 2 (50.00%) ILOG
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) EJB
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) LiveCycle
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) FileNet

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) FileNet
1 2 (50.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) J2SE
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) ILOG
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) VMware