Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +86
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.38% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £48.75 £18.94 -
% change year-on-year +157.36% - -

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 271 130 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 26.08% 15.70% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 70 132
Essex median daily rate £475 £401 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.38% +33.75% -25.00%
10th Percentile £239 £164 £225
90th Percentile £613 £565 £505
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 31
Essex median hourly rate £13.50 £32.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.79% -6.43% -13.58%
10th Percentile £12.32 £20.10 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.84 £41.50 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.42
% change year-on-year -2.78% -11.83% -3.94%

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) C

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 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
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
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft