The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England / West Midlands
Rank 100 125 98
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 20 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.16% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.27% 0.80% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 12
Median daily rate £408 £438 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.85% +75.00%
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 £55.55 £55.65
% change year-on-year
-30.69% -0.17%

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
468 499 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.35% 19.58% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 272 217
Median daily rate £375 £421 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% +27.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 54
Median hourly rate £20.88 £15.93 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.08% -45.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

DV Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Birmingham - 9 £163 -
Herefordshire -5 6 £625 +42.85%
Shropshire - 3 £330 - 2
Solihull - 1 - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (65.96%) SC Cleared
3 20 (42.55%) ITIL
4 19 (40.43%) PRINCE2
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.04%) BICSI Certification
5 16 (34.04%) BICSI RCDD
5 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
6 15 (31.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (31.91%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (31.91%) Project Management
7 14 (29.79%) LAN
8 13 (27.66%) Network Design
9 12 (25.53%) Degree
9 12 (25.53%) PRINCE
9 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
10 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
10 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (19.15%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
11 9 (19.15%) WCF
11 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (19.15%) .NET
11 9 (19.15%) HTML
11 9 (19.15%) Windows
11 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
11 9 (19.15%) CSS
11 9 (19.15%) CRM
11 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
11 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) LAN
2 5 (10.64%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) DHCP
4 2 (4.26%) Skype
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) HTTP
5 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.13%) NAS
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
1 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) CRM Developer
1 9 (19.15%) Developer
1 9 (19.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (8.51%) Consultant
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory Consultant
3 3 (6.38%) Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) DBA
3 3 (6.38%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
4 2 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared DBA
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
1 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
1 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (19.15%) CSS
1 9 (19.15%) HTML
1 9 (19.15%) WCF
2 1 (2.13%) Leaflet
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) HPUX
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) ITIL
2 19 (40.43%) PRINCE2
3 15 (31.91%) Project Management
4 13 (27.66%) Network Design
5 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
5 12 (25.53%) PRINCE
6 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.15%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Migration
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Service Management
10 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.26%) High Availability
10 2 (4.26%) Information Security
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
11 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
11 1 (2.13%) Database Security
11 1 (2.13%) SIEM
11 1 (2.13%) Software Distribution
11 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Jython
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (65.96%) SC Cleared
3 16 (34.04%) BICSI Certification
3 16 (34.04%) BICSI RCDD
4 15 (31.91%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (31.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (25.53%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Samba
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) WSUS
2 1 (2.13%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) BMC
4 1 (2.13%) CA
4 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.13%) Crossbeam
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) F5
4 1 (2.13%) Juniper
4 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.13%) Tandberg
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
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