Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 28 69 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 19.18% 29.61% 26.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 64.49% 51.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 55
Cheltenham median daily rate £575 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £488 £347 £356
90th Percentile £663 £638 £545
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 107 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 38.36% 45.92% 50.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 54 93
Cheltenham median daily rate £575 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £386 £271 £263
90th Percentile £663 £563 £529
Gloucestershire median daily rate £430 £411 £413
% change year-on-year +4.56% -0.30% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.25 £31.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.80% +140.38% -65.79%
10th Percentile £16.23 £15.10 £11.72
90th Percentile £17.47 £45.33 £33.65
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.91% - -32.10%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Cheltenham

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Cheltenham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) ISEB
4 5 (17.86%) PMI
4 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Business Change Management
4 5 (17.86%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) LTE
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Puppet
7 1 (3.57%) Isilon
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.57%) Big Data
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) KVM
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Broadband
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) GSM
1 1 (3.57%) IPv4
1 1 (3.57%) LTE
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) UMTS
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Business Change Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Business Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Change Manager
1 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared Project Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Consultant
2 1 (3.57%) DBA
2 1 (3.57%) Designer
2 1 (3.57%) Developer
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared DBA
2 1 (3.57%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Lead Designer
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Network Designer
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.86%) Business Change Management
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) Programme Delivery
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps
3 1 (3.57%) Network Design
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco
1 1 (3.57%) Dell
1 1 (3.57%) EMC
1 1 (3.57%) IBM
1 1 (3.57%) Isilon
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.57%) VMware