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 June 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.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 51 73
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.35% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 8.33% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.33 £22.84
% change year-on-year +5.48% -6.59%  

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 129 96 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.98% 16.19% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 49 61
Median daily rate £350 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 22
Median hourly rate £19.38 £10.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.80% -36.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Cambridgeshire

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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 June 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 +9 3 £550 +37.50% 2
DV Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) JSP 440
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow Management
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) SignalR
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) Loki
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management

DV Cleared
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Public Sector Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (37.50%) Loki
1 3 (37.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Brand Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Content Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (12.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware