The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 6 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.83% 21.36% 9.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.43% 45.83% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Median daily rate £400 £443 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.60% -11.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £354 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.33 £22.84
% change year-on-year +5.48% -6.59%  

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 Gloucester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 28 48 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 27.18% 46.60% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 24
Median daily rate £394 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £324 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Gloucester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Gloucester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Gloucester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Demand Management
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Netcool
5 2 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Broadband
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) ISDN
2 2 (14.29%) Junos
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
General
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared DBA
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Demand Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.14%) MODAF
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
2 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
2 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
2 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) Netcool
1 2 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Juniper
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee
2 1 (7.14%) Meridio
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas
2 1 (7.14%) VMware