Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 66 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12 -13
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 134 110 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.51% 3.09% 3.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.24% 8.97% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 38 87
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £442 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.02% +4.00% +1.19%
10th Percentile £218 £255 £320
90th Percentile £583 £541 £542
South East median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £67.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.43% - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £43.28
% change year-on-year - -72.27% +40.06%

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 1,308 1,226 1,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.29% 34.40% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 698 951
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £287 £213 £263
90th Percentile £599 £525 £560
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 57 79
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.60%
10th Percentile £18.25 £19.34 £12.50
90th Percentile £68.50 £50.00 £50.50
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £25.12 £27.50
% change year-on-year +45.30% -8.65% -11.00%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +3 51 £374 -13.17% 3
Hook +1 31 £423 -10.11% 3
Portsmouth -24 14 £475 +11.76% 5
Gosport - 11 £400 -
Southampton - 5 £550 - 5
Farnborough -12 4 £425 -15.00% 3
Romsey - 3 £500 - 2
Andover - 1 £600 -
Fareham - 1 - -
DV Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (34.33%) SC Cleared
3 33 (24.63%) Cisco
4 30 (22.39%) LAN
4 30 (22.39%) WAN
4 30 (22.39%) Windows
5 28 (20.90%) Firewall
6 26 (19.40%) Migration
7 24 (17.91%) Active Directory
8 23 (17.16%) Juniper
9 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (14.93%) VMware
11 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
11 19 (14.18%) Data Centre
12 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (11.94%) Project Management
13 16 (11.94%) PKI
13 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (11.19%) McAfee
14 15 (11.19%) CISSP
14 15 (11.19%) Python
14 15 (11.19%) Windows Server
15 14 (10.45%) Finance
16 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (8.96%) Docker
17 12 (8.96%) DevOps
18 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
18 11 (8.21%) JavaScript

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 6 (4.48%) IIS
1 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.73%) Apache
2 5 (3.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.73%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.75%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.75%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.72%) Amazon S3
2 9 (6.72%) Amazon SQS
2 9 (6.72%) AWS Fargate
2 9 (6.72%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (6.72%) Serverless
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.39%) LAN
1 30 (22.39%) WAN
2 28 (20.90%) Firewall
3 11 (8.21%) DNS
3 11 (8.21%) VPN
4 10 (7.46%) DHCP
4 10 (7.46%) MPLS
4 10 (7.46%) Network Security
5 8 (5.97%) BGP
5 8 (5.97%) OSPF
5 8 (5.97%) SAN
6 7 (5.22%) BIG-IP
6 7 (5.22%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (5.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (5.22%) VoIP
7 6 (4.48%) EIGRP
7 6 (4.48%) Internet
7 6 (4.48%) IPsec
7 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.24%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.24%) MySQL
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.75%) MS Access
5 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.24%) GitLab
3 3 (2.24%) MSI
4 2 (1.49%) JIRA
4 2 (1.49%) Toad
5 1 (0.75%) Selenium
5 1 (0.75%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Legal
3 4 (2.99%) Military
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.66%) Network Engineer
2 12 (8.96%) Analyst
2 12 (8.96%) Architect
2 12 (8.96%) Developer
3 10 (7.46%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (6.72%) Cloud Developer
4 9 (6.72%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 9 (6.72%) Support Engineer
5 8 (5.97%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.22%) Migration Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) AWS Developer
7 6 (4.48%) Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Administrator
8 5 (3.73%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (3.73%) Network Support
8 5 (3.73%) Security Administrator
8 5 (3.73%) Security Assurance Manager
8 5 (3.73%) Security Manager
9 4 (2.99%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) Vue.js
2 6 (4.48%) Web Services
3 4 (2.99%) ModSecurity
4 3 (2.24%) XML
5 2 (1.49%) Node.js
5 2 (1.49%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.75%) CGI
6 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) Kafka
6 1 (0.75%) LDAP
6 1 (0.75%) React
6 1 (0.75%) Web Services Management
6 1 (0.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.94%) PKI
3 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.22%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.48%) Smartcard
5 4 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.24%) CESG
6 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.24%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.49%) Clustering
7 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.75%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.39%) Windows
2 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.19%) Windows Server
5 10 (7.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.72%) Linux
7 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.73%) Unix
8 3 (2.24%) Solaris
8 3 (2.24%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.24%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.49%) CentOS
9 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) SUSE
10 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.40%) Migration
2 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.94%) Project Management
4 12 (8.96%) DevOps
5 11 (8.21%) Business Development
5 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
5 11 (8.21%) Information Security
6 10 (7.46%) Network Design
6 10 (7.46%) SIEM
7 7 (5.22%) Change Management
7 7 (5.22%) CRAMM
7 7 (5.22%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.22%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (5.22%) Service Management
7 7 (5.22%) Test Automation
7 7 (5.22%) Validation
8 6 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (4.48%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.48%) Scrum
9 5 (3.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.19%) Python
2 11 (8.21%) C
2 11 (8.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.46%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.97%) SQL
5 5 (3.73%) Java
6 4 (2.99%) VB
6 4 (2.99%) VBScript
7 3 (2.24%) C++
8 2 (1.49%) C#
9 1 (0.75%) Go
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 134 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (34.33%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (11.19%) CISSP
5 10 (7.46%) CCNP
6 8 (5.97%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (5.22%) CISM
7 7 (5.22%) PMP
8 6 (4.48%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.73%) CEH
9 5 (3.73%) Degree
9 5 (3.73%) SANS
10 4 (2.99%) ISEB
10 4 (2.99%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.99%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.24%) CCNA
11 3 (2.24%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.24%) JNCIE
11 3 (2.24%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) QA
1 7 (5.22%) RMADS
2 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.49%) GPG13
3 2 (1.49%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.96%) Docker
4 7 (5.22%) vSphere
5 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.49%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.75%) iptables
7 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.72%) Ansible
1 9 (6.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (4.48%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.48%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.48%) WSUS
3 4 (2.99%) SCCM
3 4 (2.99%) SCOM
4 3 (2.24%) Puppet
4 3 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.49%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.75%) Netcool
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) SELinux
6 1 (0.75%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 33 (24.63%) Cisco
2 23 (17.16%) Juniper
3 20 (14.93%) VMware
4 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
5 15 (11.19%) McAfee
6 9 (6.72%) LogRhythm
7 7 (5.22%) F5
7 7 (5.22%) Oracle
7 7 (5.22%) Riverbed
8 6 (4.48%) Citrix
8 6 (4.48%) EMC
8 6 (4.48%) Forcepoint
8 6 (4.48%) HP
9 4 (2.99%) ArcSight
9 4 (2.99%) CA
9 4 (2.99%) Lumension
9 4 (2.99%) SevOne
10 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.49%) Remedy
11 1 (0.75%) SAP