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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
UK / Wales
Rank 57 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.79% 0.17% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 0.71% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £413 £220 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -51.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £30.90 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+24.59% +11.03%

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
220 140 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.70% 23.93% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 103 103
Median daily rate £400 £320 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
Median hourly rate £20.50 £47.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.38% +190.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.67 £25.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

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 16 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
South Wales - 3 £425 -
West Wales - 2 £388 -
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 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 Wales region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Dropwizard
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) JBehave
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp

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 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) JBehave
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Dropwizard
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) HPUX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) arcserve
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec