Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 70 80
Rank change year-on-year -28 +10 +13
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.51% 0.66% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 2.48% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
South Wales median daily rate £575 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.31% +4.69% -11.11%
10th Percentile £563 £406 £335
90th Percentile £588 £464 £465
Wales median daily rate £575 £419 £425
% change year-on-year +37.31% -1.47% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £42.00 - -
Wales median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 360 242 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.26% 26.51% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 166 210
South Wales median daily rate £425 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.69% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £175 £259
90th Percentile £575 £528 £538
Wales median daily rate £425 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +13.33% -8.54% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 12
South Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £40.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.83% -30.43% +325.93%
10th Percentile £12.10 £16.75 £15.92
90th Percentile £42.00 £58.75 £73.98
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £36.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year -47.94% -36.96% +293.16%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in South Wales

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in South Wales

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in South Wales

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Newport -8 7 £575 -
DV Cleared
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South Wales region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) HNC
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Six Sigma
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) BPMN
5 1 (14.29%) Mule
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Tomcat

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (14.29%) Mule
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BPMN
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) HNC
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco