Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 53 34
Rank change year-on-year -11 -19 +16
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 130 126 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.52% 3.52% 5.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.86% 9.96% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 78 103
Hampshire median daily rate £470 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.33% -6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £375 £256 £320
90th Percentile £585 £481 £544
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.75% -4.76% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £67.00 - £9.00
South East median hourly rate £52.92 £12.00 £21.33
% change year-on-year +340.96% -43.74% -11.57%

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 1,197 1,265 1,556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.39% 35.38% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 735 961
Hampshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £250 £263
90th Percentile £564 £516 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 60 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +96.53%
10th Percentile £21.39 £18.18 £12.50
90th Percentile £66.38 £49.13 £56.88
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £20.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year +92.77% -11.70% -2.57%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +32 64 £450 +4.47% 10
Portsmouth -24 16 £400 +26.98%
Hook -9 15 £450 +11.52% 1
Southampton -24 5 £550 +37.50% 4
Gosport - 5 £420 - 1
Farnborough -14 3 £450 -10.00%
Andover -8 2 £510 +22.16%
Romsey - 2 £569 - 3
Fareham -4 1 £470 +66.37%
Aldershot - 1 £513 -
DV Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (39.23%) SC Cleared
3 37 (28.46%) Cisco
4 30 (23.08%) Windows
4 30 (23.08%) Firewall
5 27 (20.77%) LAN
6 26 (20.00%) WAN
6 26 (20.00%) Migration
7 21 (16.15%) Juniper
7 21 (16.15%) VMware
8 20 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (13.85%) Microsoft
11 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.08%) DevOps
12 16 (12.31%) Project Management
12 16 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (11.54%) Windows Server
14 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
14 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (10.77%) PKI
14 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
15 13 (10.00%) VPN
15 13 (10.00%) DNS
15 13 (10.00%) SAN
15 13 (10.00%) Finance
15 13 (10.00%) Business Development
16 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery

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 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.69%) IIS
3 9 (6.92%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.85%) Apache
4 5 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.77%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.15%) Amazon S3
2 8 (6.15%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (6.15%) AWS Fargate
2 8 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.08%) Firewall
2 27 (20.77%) LAN
3 26 (20.00%) WAN
4 15 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (10.00%) DNS
5 13 (10.00%) SAN
5 13 (10.00%) VPN
6 12 (9.23%) BGP
6 12 (9.23%) OSPF
7 11 (8.46%) DHCP
8 10 (7.69%) MPLS
9 9 (6.92%) Network Security
10 7 (5.38%) EIGRP
10 7 (5.38%) Internet
10 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
11 6 (4.62%) IPsec
11 6 (4.62%) VoIP
12 5 (3.85%) VLAN
13 4 (3.08%) Wireless
14 3 (2.31%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.31%) MySQL
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.08%) MSI
4 3 (2.31%) GitLab
5 2 (1.54%) Toad
6 1 (0.77%) JIRA
6 1 (0.77%) JMeter
6 1 (0.77%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.77%) Selenium
6 1 (0.77%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (10.00%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Legal
3 6 (4.62%) Military
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.69%) Architect
2 17 (13.08%) Network Engineer
3 13 (10.00%) Analyst
4 12 (9.23%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.46%) Network Architect
6 10 (7.69%) Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Cloud Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Lead Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) AWS Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Consultant
10 5 (3.85%) Migration Architect
10 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.08%) Support Specialist
11 4 (3.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) Web Services
2 8 (6.15%) Vue.js
3 4 (3.08%) Web Services Management
4 2 (1.54%) ModSecurity
5 1 (0.77%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.77%) CGI
5 1 (0.77%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.77%) HTML
5 1 (0.77%) LDAP
5 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Data Centre
1 14 (10.77%) PKI
2 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.31%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.54%) CESG
4 2 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.54%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.77%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.77%) Clustering
5 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.77%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.77%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.08%) Windows
2 20 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (8.46%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.69%) Linux
7 9 (6.92%) Unix
8 5 (3.85%) Solaris
9 4 (3.08%) AIX
9 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.08%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.08%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.31%) HPUX
10 3 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.54%) CentOS
12 1 (0.77%) SUSE
12 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) Migration
2 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.08%) DevOps
3 16 (12.31%) Project Management
4 13 (10.00%) Business Development
5 12 (9.23%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.69%) Network Design
8 9 (6.92%) ITIL
8 9 (6.92%) Service Management
9 8 (6.15%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.15%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (5.38%) Change Management
10 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (4.62%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.62%) Patch Management
11 6 (4.62%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.62%) SIEM
11 6 (4.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.23%) Python
2 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.92%) C
3 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.62%) SQL
5 5 (3.85%) Java
5 5 (3.85%) VBScript
6 4 (3.08%) VB
7 2 (1.54%) C#
7 2 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 130 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (39.23%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.23%) CCNP
5 8 (6.15%) JNCIS
5 8 (6.15%) PMP
6 7 (5.38%) CISSP
6 7 (5.38%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.85%) CCDP
7 5 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (3.85%) CISM
8 3 (2.31%) CCIE
8 3 (2.31%) Degree
8 3 (2.31%) ISEB
8 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.31%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.31%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.31%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.54%) CEH
9 2 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) RMADS
3 1 (0.77%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.69%) Docker
4 8 (6.15%) vSphere
5 5 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.31%) Snort
6 3 (2.31%) Terminal Server
6 3 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.77%) iptables
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.77%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) Ansible
2 8 (6.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (5.38%) FortiGate
3 7 (5.38%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (5.38%) SCOM
3 7 (5.38%) WSUS
4 6 (4.62%) SCCM
5 3 (2.31%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.54%) Puppet
6 2 (1.54%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.77%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.77%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.77%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.77%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.77%) SELinux
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Cisco
2 21 (16.15%) Juniper
2 21 (16.15%) VMware
3 18 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.23%) McAfee
5 10 (7.69%) Oracle
6 8 (6.15%) HP
7 6 (4.62%) Forcepoint
8 5 (3.85%) EMC
8 5 (3.85%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.08%) Lumension
9 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.31%) IBM
10 3 (2.31%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.31%) SevOne
11 2 (1.54%) F5
11 2 (1.54%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.54%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.54%) Veeam
12 1 (0.77%) ArcSight