Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 -22
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 117 165 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.29% 4.24% 4.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.22% 11.21% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 96 98
Hampshire median daily rate £390 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £320 £325
90th Percentile £510 £523 £613
South East median daily rate £416 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -2.12% +1.19% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £43.28 £30.90
% change year-on-year -72.27% +40.06% +81.02%

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 1269 1472 1843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.66% 37.81% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 977 1101
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £212 £270 £269
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 83 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £18.92 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £52.00 £49.88
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Basingstoke -10 41 £432 +1.53% 2
Hook +1 33 £425 +15.65%
Portsmouth +21 20 £305 -21.79% 2
Farnborough +10 6 £500 -
Fareham - 2 £231 -
Winchester +11 1 £434 -
Fleet - 1 - -
DV Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 117 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (41.03%) Windows
3 38 (32.48%) VMware
4 35 (29.91%) Migration
5 34 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (28.21%) Active Directory
7 29 (24.79%) LAN
8 28 (23.93%) Juniper
9 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (21.37%) PowerShell
10 25 (21.37%) Cisco
11 23 (19.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 23 (19.66%) Windows Server
12 22 (18.80%) Lumension
12 22 (18.80%) McAfee
13 20 (17.09%) HP
14 19 (16.24%) SC Cleared
14 19 (16.24%) Windows Vista
15 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (15.38%) SQL
15 18 (15.38%) Oracle
16 17 (14.53%) WAN
16 17 (14.53%) Firewall
17 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
18 15 (12.82%) MSI
19 12 (10.26%) BGP
19 12 (10.26%) OSPF
19 12 (10.26%) VLAN
20 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development

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 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.42%) Documentum
3 2 (1.71%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.79%) LAN
2 17 (14.53%) Firewall
2 17 (14.53%) WAN
3 12 (10.26%) BGP
3 12 (10.26%) OSPF
3 12 (10.26%) VLAN
4 9 (7.69%) SAN
5 6 (5.13%) DNS
6 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.56%) Skype
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.71%) Junos
9 1 (0.85%) DASS2
9 1 (0.85%) DPNSS
9 1 (0.85%) H.323
9 1 (0.85%) ISDN
9 1 (0.85%) Megaco
9 1 (0.85%) MGCP
9 1 (0.85%) PBX
9 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.56%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MSI
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.56%) Toad
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.13%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.24%) Architect
3 12 (10.26%) Network Architect
4 11 (9.40%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) Migration Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Build Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Administrator
6 7 (5.98%) Migration Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Coordinator
8 5 (4.27%) DBA
8 5 (4.27%) DV Cleared DBA
8 5 (4.27%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.27%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (4.27%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.42%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
1 2 (1.71%) J2EE
1 2 (1.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.56%) Smartcard
3 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) Clustering
3 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (41.03%) Windows
2 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (19.66%) Windows Server
4 19 (16.24%) Windows Vista
5 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.27%) Unix
8 4 (3.42%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.56%) Solaris
9 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Migration
2 11 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (8.55%) Network Planning
4 9 (7.69%) Network Design
5 8 (6.84%) Project Management
6 7 (5.98%) Test Scripting
7 6 (5.13%) Information Security
7 6 (5.13%) Integration Testing
7 6 (5.13%) ITIL
7 6 (5.13%) Software Delivery
8 5 (4.27%) Service Management
8 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.42%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.42%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.42%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (3.42%) Validation
9 4 (3.42%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.37%) PowerShell
2 18 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (3.42%) VBScript
4 3 (2.56%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (16.24%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.98%) CCNA
5 6 (5.13%) CCNP
5 6 (5.13%) MCSA
5 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.56%) MCSE
7 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.71%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.85%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.42%) PMO
4 3 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 34 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (28.21%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (6.84%) vSphere
4 5 (4.27%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (19.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (32.48%) VMware
2 28 (23.93%) Juniper
3 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 25 (21.37%) Cisco
5 22 (18.80%) Lumension
5 22 (18.80%) McAfee
6 20 (17.09%) HP
7 18 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (3.42%) Sophos
8 4 (3.42%) Veeam
9 3 (2.56%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.56%) Borland
9 3 (2.56%) Citrix
9 3 (2.56%) RedGate
10 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.85%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.85%) IBM
10 1 (0.85%) NetApp
10 1 (0.85%) Veritas