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 3 months to 23 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 121 142
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 27 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.16% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 2.06% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 0
Median daily rate £475 £460 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.33 £21.55
% change year-on-year +14.86% -1.02%  

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 the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 444 437 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.10% 17.14% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 238 289
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 70
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.56 £21.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.92% +29.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

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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 3 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire +18 22 £475 -13.63% 2
Cambridgeshire -1 4 £500 +13.63% 2
Norfolk - 1 £185 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (39.13%) WAN
3 17 (36.96%) LAN
4 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
5 13 (28.26%) Windows
6 11 (23.91%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (19.57%) SNMP
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco
7 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 8 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (17.39%) Compliance Management
9 7 (15.22%) Linux
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (15.22%) Migration
10 6 (13.04%) Firewall
10 6 (13.04%) Network Management
10 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
11 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) Unix
12 4 (8.70%) HP
12 4 (8.70%) Juniper
12 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.70%) Sun
12 4 (8.70%) C
12 4 (8.70%) Perl
12 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
12 4 (8.70%) HPUX
12 4 (8.70%) Solaris
12 4 (8.70%) ITIL

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 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Google Drive
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) WAN
2 17 (36.96%) LAN
3 9 (19.57%) SNMP
4 6 (13.04%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (8.70%) X.500
6 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 3 (6.52%) SAN
7 2 (4.35%) Broadband
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.35%) Internet
7 2 (4.35%) ISDN
7 2 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.35%) VPN
7 2 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.17%) Extranet
8 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Designer
2 6 (13.04%) Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Network Designer
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Support
6 2 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (6.52%) Loki
1 3 (6.52%) SignalR
2 1 (2.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) CCTV
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (15.22%) Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.87%) Unix
6 4 (8.70%) HPUX
6 4 (8.70%) Solaris
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.17%) Android
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (17.39%) Compliance Management
4 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Network Management
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Workflow
8 3 (6.52%) Workflow Management
9 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.35%) Network Design
9 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
1 4 (8.70%) Perl
1 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) APMP
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) CCSA
5 1 (2.17%) CCSE
5 1 (2.17%) CLAS
5 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) GPG13
2 1 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.17%) RMADS
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Samba
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) WSUS
2 2 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.17%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 4 (8.70%) HP
2 4 (8.70%) Juniper
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Sun
3 3 (6.52%) Citrix
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) EMC
4 2 (4.35%) F5
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) AppSense
5 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Nokia
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
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