Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 85 108
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23 -25
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 12 5 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37% 0.57% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 1.58% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 43
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £429 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.67% +40.63% +60.00%
10th Percentile £355 £450 £225
90th Percentile £485 £450 £419
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £429 £450 £320
% change year-on-year -4.67% +40.63% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.85% -39.25% +101.89%
10th Percentile £20.75 £30.80 £51.75
90th Percentile £22.25 £51.23 £55.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £53.50
% change year-on-year -33.85% -39.25% +101.89%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 273 317 979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.13% 35.86% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 254 694
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -9.33%
10th Percentile £300 £272 £220
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 67
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £21.50 £36.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.69% +29.46% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.53 £15.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.00 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.50 £36.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year -40.69% +29.46% +9.80%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 14 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) ITIL
5 8 (66.67%) HP
6 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (58.33%) SQL
6 7 (58.33%) OO
6 7 (58.33%) Middleware
6 7 (58.33%) ITSM
6 7 (58.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (58.33%) Runbook
6 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (41.67%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (41.67%) NAS
7 5 (41.67%) Software Distribution
7 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) SAN
7 5 (41.67%) HTTP
7 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 4 (33.33%) SCCM
8 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
1 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
1 5 (41.67%) NAS
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (8.33%) GitLab
General
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) ITSM
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (58.33%) Runbook
3 5 (41.67%) Software Distribution
3 5 (41.67%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
2 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 4 (33.33%) SCCM
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (25.00%) SCOM
3 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (25.00%) BMC
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat