The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 48 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £55.55 £32.50
% change year-on-year -55.44% +70.92%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 101 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.42% 16.26% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 49 42
Median daily rate £399 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £200 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.66% +380.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Cambridge +16 2 £550 -
DV Cleared
East of England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) JSP 440
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) PRINCE
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Requirements Management
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) C
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) GIS

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (7.69%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) System Design Authority
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Loki
1 1 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SignalR
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
3 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
1 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Management
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Ontologies
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) XPath
2 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CLAS
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Capita