Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 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
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +86
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.37% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -12.37% +7.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £48.75 £20.39 -
% change year-on-year +139.15% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 314 139 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 29.37% 18.66% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 66 148
Essex median daily rate £495 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.75% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £325 £174 £225
90th Percentile £613 £575 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 32
Essex median hourly rate £13.83 £38.26 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.87% +13.36% -17.68%
10th Percentile £12.55 £23.63 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £39.90 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £30.48
% change year-on-year -2.78% -40.94% +41.74%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Essex

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Essex

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Harlow - 1 - - 1
DV Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) Nexpose
4 1 (25.00%) QRadar
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (25.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nexpose
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec