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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 15 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 8 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 7.55% 15.45% 17.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.33% 40.48% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 20
Median daily rate £375 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +3.23% -1.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £55.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year -55.44% +85.16%  

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 49 42 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 46.23% 38.18% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 38
Median daily rate £388 £443 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.42% -1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
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

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Gloucester

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) Analytics
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) CPLEX
5 6 (22.22%) Predictive Analytics
5 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 6 (22.22%) ILOG
5 6 (22.22%) SAS
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) Business Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Constraint Programming
7 4 (14.81%) Docker
7 4 (14.81%) Demand Management
7 4 (14.81%) J2EE
7 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) OO

DV Cleared
Top Related 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 6 (22.22%) SAS
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) CPLEX
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Broadband
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) ISDN
2 2 (7.41%) Junos
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) OrientDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) JDBC
3 2 (7.41%) JPA
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) AIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (22.22%) Predictive Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Constraint Programming
5 4 (14.81%) Demand Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Network Design
7 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
2 2 (7.41%) JNCIE
2 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
2 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) Netcool
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) ILOG
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.70%) Meridio
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) OpenText
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
4 1 (3.70%) VMware