Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 June 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 53 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 -30 +17
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 145 130 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.91% 3.62% 6.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.93% 9.02% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 94 120
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £369 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.50% -10.55% +3.13%
10th Percentile £363 £269 £307
90th Percentile £563 £487 £525
South East median daily rate £395 £404 £420
% change year-on-year -2.11% -3.93% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £12.00 £55.55
% change year-on-year +133.33% -78.40% +157.77%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,327 1,442 1,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.80% 40.19% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 861 1,093
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £267 £270 £263
90th Percentile £539 £525 £519
South East median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +3.91% +2.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 98 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -10.11% +176.74%
10th Percentile £20.35 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £52.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -44.44% +60.00%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Hampshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Hampshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Hampshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Hampshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Basingstoke +25 80 £270 +0.19% 5
Hook -7 18 £500 +31.58% 2
Portsmouth -7 7 £400 +31.15%
Gosport - 4 £430 -
Andover -5 2 £420 -7.44%
Fareham -3 1 £470 +66.37%
Southampton -4 1 - - 4
Farnborough -16 1 £475 -32.14% 1
Aldershot - 1 £513 -
DV Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 145 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 55 (37.93%) Windows
3 54 (37.24%) Active Directory
4 46 (31.72%) VMware
5 45 (31.03%) SC Cleared
6 38 (26.21%) Cisco
6 38 (26.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (24.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 35 (24.14%) Firewall
9 34 (23.45%) Migration
10 30 (20.69%) Windows Server
11 29 (20.00%) LAN
12 28 (19.31%) Juniper
13 27 (18.62%) DNS
14 26 (17.93%) WAN
15 23 (15.86%) PowerShell
15 23 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (14.48%) PKI
16 21 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (13.10%) CCNP
18 19 (13.10%) Oracle
19 17 (11.72%) SQL
19 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
19 17 (11.72%) VPN
19 17 (11.72%) OSPF
19 17 (11.72%) BGP
19 17 (11.72%) VLAN

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.21%) IIS
3 8 (5.52%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (4.83%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.69%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) IaaS
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.14%) Firewall
2 29 (20.00%) LAN
3 27 (18.62%) DNS
4 26 (17.93%) WAN
5 20 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (11.72%) BGP
6 17 (11.72%) OSPF
6 17 (11.72%) VLAN
6 17 (11.72%) VPN
7 15 (10.34%) DHCP
8 10 (6.90%) DAB
8 10 (6.90%) Network Security
8 10 (6.90%) Wireless
9 9 (6.21%) SAN
10 6 (4.14%) SSL
11 4 (2.76%) Cisco ISE
11 4 (2.76%) Internet
12 2 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (1.38%) SNMP
12 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) DTS
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.69%) MySQL
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.90%) MSI
2 2 (1.38%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.69%) Ant
3 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) JMeter
3 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) SilkTest
3 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.69%) TestNG
General
1 4 (2.76%) Military
2 3 (2.07%) Finance
2 3 (2.07%) Legal
3 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (27.59%) Architect
2 28 (19.31%) Network Architect
3 15 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 10 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
5 9 (6.21%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (6.21%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.52%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 6 (4.14%) Analyst
7 6 (4.14%) Build Engineer
8 5 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (2.76%) Administrator
9 4 (2.76%) Consultant
9 4 (2.76%) DBA
9 4 (2.76%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 3 (2.07%) Design Engineer
10 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared DBA
10 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Management Architect
10 3 (2.07%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.14%) 802.1X
1 6 (4.14%) Web Services
2 4 (2.76%) Web Services Management
3 2 (1.38%) XML
4 1 (0.69%) .NET
4 1 (0.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) PKI
2 17 (11.72%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.07%) Replication
6 2 (1.38%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.69%) CMDB
7 1 (0.69%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.93%) Windows
2 36 (24.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.90%) Linux
5 10 (6.90%) Windows Vista
6 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.83%) Unix
8 4 (2.76%) AIX
8 4 (2.76%) Solaris
8 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.76%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.07%) HPUX
9 3 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.69%) CentOS
11 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) Migration
2 23 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (9.66%) Network Management
4 12 (8.28%) ITIL
5 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
6 10 (6.90%) DevOps
6 10 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.52%) Project Management
8 7 (4.83%) IT Strategy
9 6 (4.14%) Cryptography
9 6 (4.14%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (4.14%) Line Management
9 6 (4.14%) Matrix Management
10 5 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.45%) Business Development
10 5 (3.45%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (3.45%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (2.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.72%) SQL
3 5 (3.45%) Java
4 4 (2.76%) C
4 4 (2.76%) VBScript
5 3 (2.07%) C#
5 3 (2.07%) VB
6 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.69%) C++
6 1 (0.69%) F#
6 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 145 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 21 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (13.10%) CCNP
5 14 (9.66%) CCDP
5 14 (9.66%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.38%) CCIE
6 2 (1.38%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (1.38%) CISM
6 2 (1.38%) CISSP
7 1 (0.69%) APMP
7 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.69%) CCIE Security
7 1 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.69%) OCP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) RMADS
3 1 (0.69%) GPG13
3 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (37.24%) Active Directory
2 38 (26.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.34%) vSphere
4 10 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (6.90%) VMware NSX
5 5 (3.45%) Terminal Server
6 4 (2.76%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.07%) Snort
7 3 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.38%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) SCOM
2 11 (7.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (7.59%) SCCM
3 5 (3.45%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.76%) WSUS
5 3 (2.07%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.38%) SCSM
6 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.38%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.38%) WMI
7 1 (0.69%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.69%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.69%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.69%) Nessus
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.69%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 46 (31.72%) VMware
2 38 (26.21%) Cisco
3 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 28 (19.31%) Juniper
5 19 (13.10%) Oracle
6 16 (11.03%) McAfee
7 12 (8.28%) Lumension
8 10 (6.90%) Brocade
8 10 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 8 (5.52%) HP
10 7 (4.83%) Veeam
11 5 (3.45%) Fujitsu
11 5 (3.45%) Remedy
12 4 (2.76%) Riverbed
13 3 (2.07%) Borland
13 3 (2.07%) Gemalto
13 3 (2.07%) IBM
14 2 (1.38%) EMC
14 2 (1.38%) Palo Alto
15 1 (0.69%) F5