Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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 > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 123 140
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -38
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 1.04% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Surrey median daily rate £525 £550 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +25.00% -2.22%
10th Percentile £513 £550 £398
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
South East median daily rate £416 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -2.12% +1.19% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £14.88 - -
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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 423 483 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.24% 20.87% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 309 501
Surrey median daily rate £441 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.82% - +0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £306
90th Percentile £575 £553 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 26
Surrey median hourly rate £19.75 £34.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.91% +76.62% -3.75%
10th Percentile £13.76 £12.55 £11.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -24.44% +13.52% +76.18%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Surrey

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Surrey

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Surrey

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 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
Staines - 1 £525 -
DV Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Psychology
3 1 (20.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Error Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Human Factors Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Error Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (20.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Psychology
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) logstash
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk