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 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 72 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +8
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.78% 2.45% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 7.00% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate £285 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +23.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.55 £46.58 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +66.33%
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
176 243 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.33% 35.01% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 112 70
Average daily rate £338 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £543 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Average hourly rate £48.00 £15.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+204.76% +5.00%
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 Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Wales 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
South Wales -23 4 £350 -22.22%
North Wales - 1 £220 -
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) LiveCycle
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) JSF
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) JPA
4 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Java SE
4 3 (33.33%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Dojo
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) JRules
4 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
1 3 (33.33%) FileNet
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) LiveCycle
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Ant
1 3 (33.33%) DbUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Hudson
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) Spock
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (33.33%) Dojo
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
1 3 (33.33%) Java SE
1 3 (33.33%) JPA
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) JRules
1 3 (33.33%) JSF
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) nmon
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 3 (33.33%) ILOG
2 3 (33.33%) Kofax
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware