Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 113 84
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29 -22
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 6 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.65% 1.63% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 3.40% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 45 11
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £320 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +60.00% -42.86%
North East median daily rate £450 £320 £200
% change year-on-year +40.63% +60.00% -39.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.50 £53.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.25% +101.89% -
10th Percentile £30.80 £51.75 £22.67
90th Percentile £51.23 £55.25 £44.25
North East median hourly rate £32.50 £53.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -39.25% +101.89% -

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 333 1118 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.20% 47.96% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 799 283
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £275 £220 £231
90th Percentile £534 £489 £535
North East median daily rate £365 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +10.61% -12.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 76 44
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +9.80% +41.67%
10th Percentile £10.60 £15.00 £14.27
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £41.73
North East median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £22.18
% change year-on-year +42.86% +26.27% -19.36%

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

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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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +38 6 £450 +40.63% 1
DV Cleared
North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) PKI
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 3 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Server Building
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) MOM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec