Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 157 159
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +14
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 34 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.83% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.11% 4.36% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 15
East of England median daily rate £600 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% +24.14%
10th Percentile £382 £388 £195
90th Percentile £677 £713 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
East of England median hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.60% -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -56.36% -28.57% +40.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 828 917 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.20% 20.64% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 459 483
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £230 £165 £201
90th Percentile £588 £576 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 87 108
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -54.29% +20.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.50 £11.54
90th Percentile £66.81 £42.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +36.17% -21.67% +11.42%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in the East of England

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +29 22 £650 +18.18% 2
Hertfordshire +1 8 £413 +81.32% 1
Bedfordshire +17 2 £575 +27.78%
Essex +1 1 - - 1
East Anglia - 1 £450 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Data Science
4 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 10 (29.41%) Algorithms
5 9 (26.47%) DevOps
6 8 (23.53%) Apache
6 8 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (23.53%) Apache NiFi
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
7 7 (20.59%) Degree
7 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) Machine Learning
7 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
8 6 (17.65%) Hortonworks
8 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
8 6 (17.65%) Docker
8 6 (17.65%) Linux
8 6 (17.65%) Python
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) Windows
9 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
9 5 (14.71%) vSphere
9 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.76%) SQL
10 4 (11.76%) .NET
10 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 3 (8.82%) Apache Zeppelin

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DHCP
1 3 (8.82%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Zeppelin
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Data Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Data Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Apache NiFi
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) D3.js
3 3 (8.82%) Django
3 3 (8.82%) Kafka
3 3 (8.82%) React
3 3 (8.82%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.88%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.94%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Data Science
3 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 9 (26.47%) DevOps
5 8 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (20.59%) Machine Learning
7 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Data Management
8 2 (5.88%) DSDM
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
9 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.94%) Project Management
9 1 (2.94%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) R
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Docker
2 5 (14.71%) vSphere
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Kibana
3 1 (2.94%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.94%) QRadar
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Hortonworks
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (2.94%) Rapid7