The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Wiltshire / Salisbury
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 8 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 23.53% 22.81% 6.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.63% 25.49% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.33 £21.55
% change year-on-year -1.54% -1.02%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury.

Academic & Professional Certification
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27 51 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 79.41% 89.47% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £280 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.61% +44.44%  

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salisbury citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Salisbury

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Salisbury

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Salisbury over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 5 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (13.33%) CESG
6 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Physics

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salisbury 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:

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 5 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Scientific Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Associate Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) CESG
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 5 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Physics
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) C++
1 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft