Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 June 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 121
Rank change year-on-year -10 +42 -52
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 14 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.31% 1.95% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 6.19% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 12
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £316 £364 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.26% +45.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £275 £306 £225
90th Percentile £750 £488 £324
North East median daily rate £316 £353 £250
% change year-on-year -10.50% +41.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £29.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% +58.11% -32.73%
10th Percentile £22.45 £25.25 £18.25
90th Percentile £30.75 £43.50 £18.75
North East median hourly rate £29.50 £29.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +0.85% +58.11% -32.73%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 378 307 1,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.29% 31.58% 51.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 212 717
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £359 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +15.73% -8.15%
10th Percentile £192 £226 £221
90th Percentile £541 £525 £451
North East median daily rate £335 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -4.29% +12.90% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 65
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.16% +25.00% +73.27%
10th Percentile £8.38 £16.08 £15.00
90th Percentile £36.25 £43.45 £36.30
North East median hourly rate £15.49 £34.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -54.44% +21.43% +73.27%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Tyne and Wear

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 14 £316 -13.26%
DV Cleared
North East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (64.29%) HP
5 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) Perl
6 6 (42.86%) HPUX
6 6 (42.86%) Solaris
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Sun
6 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (42.86%) Samba
6 6 (42.86%) Unix
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (35.71%) X.500
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) DHCP
8 4 (28.57%) DNS
8 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) McAfee
8 4 (28.57%) Clustering
8 4 (28.57%) PKI
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 4 (28.57%) PowerShell

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) X.500
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) HPUX
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (21.43%) Server Building
1 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) CITP
4 1 (7.14%) IISP
4 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MBCS
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Samba
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Sun
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) McAfee
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) SAP