Period
to 23 February 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 23 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 104 86
Rank change year-on-year +27 -18 -41
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 12 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.25% 1.64% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.12% 4.12% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 36 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £316 £320 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +60.00% -36.00%
10th Percentile £285 £308 £193
90th Percentile £750 £418 £226
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £316 £320 £200
% change year-on-year -1.25% +60.00% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £32.50 £53.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.25% +122.92% -
10th Percentile £30.80 £51.75 £19.52
90th Percentile £51.23 £59.98 £26.35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.50 £53.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -39.25% +122.92% -

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 291 728 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.22% 39.76% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 524 264
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £262 £228 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £535
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 41 23
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £21.50 £26.58 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.10% +6.30% +54.70%
10th Percentile £8.38 £12.25 £16.55
90th Percentile £36.62 £43.00 £41.60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.50 £26.54 £24.50
% change year-on-year -18.98% +8.32% +51.61%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DV Cleared in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) HPUX
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Sun
4 5 (41.67%) Samba
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) X.500
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (25.00%) Server Building
6 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
6 3 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering

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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) X.500
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) HPUX
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Server Building
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) CITP
4 1 (8.33%) IISP
4 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (8.33%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Samba
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) SAP