Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 61 33
Rank change year-on-year +15 -28 -11
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 133 111 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.75% 3.02% 5.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.61% 7.63% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 74 111
Hampshire median daily rate £468 £367 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.63% -13.76% -
10th Percentile £256 £295 £325
90th Percentile £550 £533 £688
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £37.10 £37.09
% change year-on-year -67.65% +0.01% +33.27%

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 1,253 1,454 1,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.35% 39.52% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 960 1,096
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +5.44%
10th Percentile £231 £282 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 102 69
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +165.63%
10th Percentile £16.92 £12.50 £12.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £54.88 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +13 69 £400 +48.70% 17
Hook +7 29 £475 +48.44% 1
Portsmouth +7 9 £350 +7.69% 1
Farnborough -3 3 - - 2
Southampton +7 1 - -
DV Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 59 (44.36%) Windows
4 44 (33.08%) VMware
5 42 (31.58%) Migration
6 39 (29.32%) Microsoft
7 38 (28.57%) LAN
7 38 (28.57%) Juniper
8 36 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (24.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (23.31%) WAN
11 30 (22.56%) PowerShell
11 30 (22.56%) Windows Server
12 29 (21.80%) Cisco
13 27 (20.30%) SC Cleared
14 26 (19.55%) SQL
14 26 (19.55%) Firewall
15 23 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 21 (15.79%) Oracle
17 20 (15.04%) McAfee
17 20 (15.04%) Lumension
18 18 (13.53%) DNS
19 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Office
19 17 (12.78%) Windows Vista
20 16 (12.03%) MSI
20 16 (12.03%) VMware ESXi
21 15 (11.28%) vSphere
22 14 (10.53%) BGP
22 14 (10.53%) OSPF

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 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.26%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.57%) LAN
2 31 (23.31%) WAN
3 26 (19.55%) Firewall
4 18 (13.53%) DNS
5 14 (10.53%) BGP
5 14 (10.53%) OSPF
5 14 (10.53%) VLAN
6 10 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (5.26%) DAB
7 7 (5.26%) Wireless
8 6 (4.51%) DHCP
8 6 (4.51%) VPN
9 3 (2.26%) Junos
10 2 (1.50%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (1.50%) Network Security
10 2 (1.50%) Skype
10 2 (1.50%) SNMP
11 1 (0.75%) DWDM
11 1 (0.75%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.26%) DTS
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (12.03%) MSI
2 2 (1.50%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 2 (1.50%) Military
2 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (27.82%) Architect
2 26 (19.55%) Network Architect
3 22 (16.54%) Network Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) Build Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Migration Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Administrator
8 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Server Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) DBA
11 4 (3.01%) Design Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) Oracle DBA
12 3 (2.26%) Information Analyst
12 3 (2.26%) Information Security Analyst
12 3 (2.26%) IT Administrator
12 3 (2.26%) Network Administrator
12 3 (2.26%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.02%) CMDB
3 7 (5.26%) Clustering
3 7 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.51%) PKI
5 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.26%) Replication
6 3 (2.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 59 (44.36%) Windows
2 33 (24.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (22.56%) Windows Server
4 23 (17.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (12.78%) Windows Vista
6 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.76%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.75%) CentOS
8 1 (0.75%) Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Solaris
8 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.58%) Migration
2 9 (6.77%) Network Design
3 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
3 8 (6.02%) IT Strategy
3 8 (6.02%) Network Management
4 6 (4.51%) Network Planning
5 5 (3.76%) Server Building
6 4 (3.01%) Validation
7 3 (2.26%) Information Security
7 3 (2.26%) Project Management
8 2 (1.50%) Business Development
8 2 (1.50%) Defect Management
8 2 (1.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (1.50%) Integration Testing
8 2 (1.50%) ITIL
8 2 (1.50%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.50%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.50%) Test Strategy
9 1 (0.75%) DevOps
9 1 (0.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.56%) PowerShell
2 26 (19.55%) SQL
3 3 (2.26%) VB
3 3 (2.26%) VBScript
4 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 133 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (20.30%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.02%) JNCIS
5 6 (4.51%) CCDP
5 6 (4.51%) CCNP
6 5 (3.76%) MCSA
6 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.26%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.50%) CCNA
8 2 (1.50%) MCSE
9 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 63 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 36 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.03%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (11.28%) vSphere
5 6 (4.51%) VMware NSX
6 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.50%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (6.02%) SCCM
3 7 (5.26%) SCOM
4 5 (3.76%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.50%) SCSM
5 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.50%) WMI
6 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.75%) Netcool
6 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (33.08%) VMware
2 39 (29.32%) Microsoft
3 38 (28.57%) Juniper
4 29 (21.80%) Cisco
5 21 (15.79%) Oracle
6 20 (15.04%) Lumension
6 20 (15.04%) McAfee
7 13 (9.77%) HP
8 7 (5.26%) Veeam
9 6 (4.51%) Brocade
9 6 (4.51%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.76%) Borland
10 5 (3.76%) Remedy
11 3 (2.26%) Citrix
11 3 (2.26%) Fujitsu
11 3 (2.26%) Gemalto
11 3 (2.26%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.75%) RedGate
12 1 (0.75%) Veritas