Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +1
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 103 283 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.54% 30.83% 32.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.83% 62.33% 60.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 126 156
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £225 £319 £350
90th Percentile £663 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10th Percentile £22.88 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £40.25 £28.75 £28.75
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 235 454 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 35.44% 49.46% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 243 280
Gloucestershire median daily rate £430 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £189 £230 £239
90th Percentile £663 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.91% - -32.10%
10th Percentile £16.79 £14.60 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.45 £44.48 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Gloucestershire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham 0 29 £575 +27.78% 1
Gloucester -14 16 £350 -22.22% 3
DV Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 103 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (40.78%) C
3 38 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (28.16%) Java
5 22 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
7 13 (12.62%) PRINCE2
7 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
8 12 (11.65%) Project Management
8 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
9 11 (10.68%) Active Directory
9 11 (10.68%) Web Services
10 10 (9.71%) J2EE
11 9 (8.74%) SQL
11 9 (8.74%) Scrum
11 9 (8.74%) Finance
12 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.77%) Change Control
12 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
12 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
12 8 (7.77%) Information Assurance
12 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.77%) ITIL
12 8 (7.77%) Windows
12 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (6.80%) Cisco
13 7 (6.80%) Linux
13 7 (6.80%) Document Management
13 7 (6.80%) Use Case

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (5.83%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.83%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.94%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (0.97%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) LAN
1 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.83%) WAN
2 5 (4.85%) Firewall
3 4 (3.88%) Network Security
4 3 (2.91%) DHCP
4 3 (2.91%) DNS
4 3 (2.91%) Wireless
5 2 (1.94%) Broadband
5 2 (1.94%) Junos
5 2 (1.94%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.97%) GSM
6 1 (0.97%) Internet
6 1 (0.97%) IPv4
6 1 (0.97%) ISDN
6 1 (0.97%) LTE
6 1 (0.97%) UMTS
6 1 (0.97%) VoIP
6 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Big Data
1 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.97%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (0.97%) GIS
2 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Ant
1 2 (1.94%) JMeter
1 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.94%) Selenium
1 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.97%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.97%) EasyMock
2 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.97%) Gradle
2 1 (0.97%) Hudson
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) JUnit
2 1 (0.97%) Maven
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 2 (1.94%) Military
2 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (21.36%) Developer
2 20 (19.42%) Java Developer
3 9 (8.74%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
4 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.80%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (6.80%) Project Control Officer
4 7 (6.80%) Project Officer
5 6 (5.83%) Applications Support
5 6 (5.83%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Business Change Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Business Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.88%) Applications Architect
8 3 (2.91%) Consultant
8 3 (2.91%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) Web Services
2 10 (9.71%) J2EE
3 3 (2.91%) CSS
3 3 (2.91%) HTML
3 3 (2.91%) XML
4 2 (1.94%) .NET
4 2 (1.94%) JDBC
4 2 (1.94%) JSON
4 2 (1.94%) RESTful
4 2 (1.94%) SOAP
4 2 (1.94%) XSD
5 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.97%) EJB
5 1 (0.97%) Java EE
5 1 (0.97%) JMS
5 1 (0.97%) Node.js
5 1 (0.97%) React
5 1 (0.97%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) PMI
2 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Replication
4 1 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Linux
3 5 (4.85%) Unix
4 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.94%) Solaris
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
4 13 (12.62%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.65%) Project Management
6 9 (8.74%) Scrum
7 8 (7.77%) Change Control
7 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.77%) Information Assurance
7 8 (7.77%) ITIL
7 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.80%) Document Management
8 7 (6.80%) Requirements Management
8 7 (6.80%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (6.80%) Use Case
9 5 (4.85%) Business Change Management
9 5 (4.85%) Network Design
9 5 (4.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.78%) C
2 29 (28.16%) Java
3 9 (8.74%) SQL
4 5 (4.85%) C++
4 5 (4.85%) Python
5 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.94%) C#
6 2 (1.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.97%) Lua
7 1 (0.97%) PHP
7 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 103 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (4.85%) ISEB
4 5 (4.85%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.91%) CCNP
7 2 (1.94%) CISSP
8 1 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.97%) CLAS
8 1 (0.97%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.97%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.97%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) KVM
3 1 (0.97%) Firmware
3 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.94%) Puppet
1 2 (1.94%) SCOM
2 1 (0.97%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.97%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) Remedy
5 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.91%) VMware
6 2 (1.94%) Dell
6 2 (1.94%) Juniper
6 2 (1.94%) Polycom
7 1 (0.97%) EMC
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) Isilon
7 1 (0.97%) NEC