Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 65 110
Rank change year-on-year +26 +45 -3
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 22 56 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 3.14% 2.94% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.87% 11.86% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 15
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +18.48%
10th Percentile £396 £413 £318
90th Percentile £613 £680 £610
South West median daily rate £506 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +1.15% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £66.00 £32.50 £37.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.08% -13.45% -
10th Percentile £56.60 £31.25 £35.08
90th Percentile £69.80 £33.75 £41.61
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +53.85% +8.33% +9.09%

DV Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 223 472 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 31.86% 24.78% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 273 310
Median daily rate £425 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.27% +22.50% -
10th Percentile £193 £295 £269
90th Percentile £577 £671 £550
South West median daily rate £468 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -3.61% +7.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 52
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £37.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.96% +115.86%
10th Percentile £15.04 £19.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £67.80 £52.50 £64.75
Median hourly rate £48.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.94% +6.25% +23.08%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Bristol

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Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Bristol

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Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing DV Cleared in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for DV Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 6 (27.27%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Contract Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery Management
5 4 (18.18%) Remediation Plan
5 4 (18.18%) Compliance Audit
5 4 (18.18%) Project Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 4 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (18.18%) SSCP
5 4 (18.18%) CISM
5 4 (18.18%) C
5 4 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (18.18%) CISSP
6 3 (13.64%) Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Spring
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) People Management
7 2 (9.09%) Gemalto
7 2 (9.09%) SAP

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) BGP
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) OSPF
1 1 (4.55%) Skype
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cypress.io
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Assurance Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CGI
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) OpenLayers
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
2 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) ITSM
1 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 6 (27.27%) Service Management
2 5 (22.73%) Contract Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery Management
3 4 (18.18%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 4 (18.18%) Project Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Remediation Plan
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) People Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (18.18%) CISM
4 4 (18.18%) CISSP
4 4 (18.18%) SSCP
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) HNC
5 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) Gemalto
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Thales
2 1 (4.55%) VMware