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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 49 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 8 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.47% 1.72% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.06% 4.52% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Median daily rate £350 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -10.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -21.63%
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
158 310 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.99% 38.18% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 191 144
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £8.70 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £29.10 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 May 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 +2 8 £350 -12.50%
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 8 (42.11%) Document Management
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) SOAP
4 8 (42.11%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
5 7 (36.84%) ABAP
5 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (31.58%) JBoss
6 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
6 6 (31.58%) JUnit
6 6 (31.58%) Selenium
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) DbUnit
6 6 (31.58%) Spock
6 6 (31.58%) JSTS
7 5 (26.32%) Splunk
7 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (26.32%) Hudson
7 5 (26.32%) SAPscript
7 5 (26.32%) Confluence
7 5 (26.32%) LiveCycle

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 6 (31.58%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) Confluence
2 5 (26.32%) FileNet
2 5 (26.32%) LiveCycle
3 3 (15.79%) GeoServer
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) MQSeries
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Gliffy
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) DbUnit
2 6 (31.58%) JUnit
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) Spock
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 5 (26.32%) Ant
3 5 (26.32%) Hudson
3 5 (26.32%) Maven
3 5 (26.32%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) Burp Suite
4 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) SAP Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) UI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) SSIS Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) SSRS Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
2 8 (42.11%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
3 6 (31.58%) JSTS
4 5 (26.32%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) JSF
4 5 (26.32%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) Dojo
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE
5 3 (15.79%) Java SE
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) JRules
5 3 (15.79%) OpenLayers
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) AIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Document Management
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
4 3 (15.79%) V-Model
4 3 (15.79%) Volume Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) ABAP
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SAPscript
5 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) BC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) nmon
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) Adobe
2 5 (26.32%) ILOG
2 5 (26.32%) Splunk
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
4 3 (15.79%) Kofax
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) VMware