Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 23 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 +25
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 195 68 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 10.52% 6.25% 4.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.74% 18.78% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 43 33
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +28.21% +7.59%
10th Percentile £413 £361 £270
90th Percentile £588 £895 £563
South West median daily rate £500 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.00 - £41.00
10th Percentile £30.88 - £36.75
90th Percentile £48.75 - £47.50
South West median hourly rate £34.25 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +24.55% - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 703 362 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 37.92% 33.27% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 219 353
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £230
90th Percentile £625 £630 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 24
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £29.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.68% -24.03% +6.21%
10th Percentile £35.00 £21.05 £28.78
90th Percentile £49.95 £39.13 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +22.14% -11.49% -5.13%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Wiltshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DV Cleared in Wiltshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Wiltshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DV Cleared in Wiltshire

DV Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DV Cleared in Wiltshire

DV Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Salisbury +15 106 £525 +0.96% 9
Corsham -9 37 £506 +6.58% 12
Swindon -8 13 £490 -2.00%
Chippenham -3 2 £350 -34.88% 3
DV Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 195 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (41.03%) SC Cleared
3 63 (32.31%) PowerShell
4 60 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 59 (30.26%) Windows
6 51 (26.15%) Linux
7 48 (24.62%) JSP 440
7 48 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
9 43 (22.05%) Critical Thinking
10 42 (21.54%) IT Strategy
11 37 (18.97%) Finance
11 37 (18.97%) SCCM
12 36 (18.46%) Information Security
12 36 (18.46%) ITIL
13 35 (17.95%) Python
14 34 (17.44%) HMG Infosec
14 34 (17.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 30 (15.38%) Software Distribution
15 30 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
15 30 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
16 29 (14.87%) Enterprise Architecture
17 28 (14.36%) TOGAF
17 28 (14.36%) Software Engineering
17 28 (14.36%) C
17 28 (14.36%) Service Management
17 28 (14.36%) Windows 7
18 27 (13.85%) Windows Server
18 27 (13.85%) XML
18 27 (13.85%) DSDM

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (5.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.10%) Apache
2 8 (4.10%) Confluence
2 8 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.08%) IIS
4 4 (2.05%) ColdFusion
4 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.54%) CMS
5 3 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.05%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.67%) Firewall
2 10 (5.13%) WAN
3 9 (4.62%) LAN
4 6 (3.08%) Internet
4 6 (3.08%) SAN
4 6 (3.08%) Software-Defined Networking
4 6 (3.08%) Unified Communications
5 5 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.56%) VoIP
6 4 (2.05%) DHCP
6 4 (2.05%) DNS
6 4 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.05%) Junos
6 4 (2.05%) Skype
6 4 (2.05%) VSAN
7 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.03%) BGP
8 2 (1.03%) OSPF
9 1 (0.51%) MPLS
9 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) MySQL
2 4 (2.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (10.77%) MSI
2 8 (4.10%) JIRA
3 6 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (18.97%) Finance
2 17 (8.72%) Banking
3 15 (7.69%) Electronics
3 15 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 15 (7.69%) Marketing
3 15 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (35.90%) Architect
2 41 (21.03%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (10.77%) Applications Packager
4 14 (7.18%) Applications Architect
5 13 (6.67%) Analyst
5 13 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 12 (6.15%) Coordinator
6 12 (6.15%) Security Assurance Coordinator
7 10 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 10 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 8 (4.10%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.59%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.59%) Lead Architect
9 7 (3.59%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.59%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.85%) XML
2 25 (12.82%) Web Services
3 23 (11.79%) JSON
3 23 (11.79%) JSP
3 23 (11.79%) SOAP
4 9 (4.62%) Software Packaging
5 6 (3.08%) .NET
6 4 (2.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.05%) CSS
6 4 (2.05%) HTML
6 4 (2.05%) jQuery
6 4 (2.05%) LAMP
7 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.54%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.54%) REST
8 2 (1.03%) KML
8 2 (1.03%) WCF
9 1 (0.51%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.51%) JFC
9 1 (0.51%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.67%) PKI
3 10 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.08%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.51%) CESG
7 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.51%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.26%) Windows
2 51 (26.15%) Linux
3 28 (14.36%) Windows 7
4 27 (13.85%) Windows Server
5 26 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.15%) Windows 10
9 7 (3.59%) Unix
10 5 (2.56%) Solaris
11 3 (1.54%) CentOS
11 3 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.54%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
2 43 (22.05%) Critical Thinking
3 42 (21.54%) IT Strategy
4 36 (18.46%) Information Security
4 36 (18.46%) ITIL
5 30 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
5 30 (15.38%) Software Distribution
6 29 (14.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 28 (14.36%) Service Management
7 28 (14.36%) Software Engineering
7 28 (14.36%) TOGAF
8 27 (13.85%) DSDM
9 25 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (12.31%) Mentoring
11 23 (11.79%) Customer Engagement
12 22 (11.28%) Configuration Management
13 18 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (8.72%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 63 (32.31%) PowerShell
2 35 (17.95%) Python
3 28 (14.36%) C
4 25 (12.82%) Java
5 23 (11.79%) C++
6 11 (5.64%) SQL
7 5 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.05%) PHP
8 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.54%) C#
10 1 (0.51%) Lua
Qualifications
1 195 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (41.03%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.18%) CISSP
4 13 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 13 (6.67%) CISM
5 12 (6.15%) CISA
5 12 (6.15%) ISSAP
5 12 (6.15%) ISSEP
5 12 (6.15%) RHCE
6 10 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.13%) Degree
7 5 (2.56%) CCNA
8 4 (2.05%) APMP
8 4 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.54%) MCSA
9 3 (1.54%) MCSE
9 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.54%) OCA
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (24.62%) JSP 440
2 34 (17.44%) HMG Infosec
2 34 (17.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (6.15%) RMADS
System Software
1 30 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 22 (11.28%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.08%) Firmware
6 5 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.05%) vSphere
8 3 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.54%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (18.97%) SCCM
2 12 (6.15%) Puppet
3 9 (4.62%) SCOM
4 8 (4.10%) vCenter Server
5 5 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.54%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.54%) PowerCLI
6 3 (1.54%) WSUS
7 2 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.03%) vRealize
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (0.51%) Netcool
8 1 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.51%) Opsview
8 1 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 60 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.31%) Cisco
3 23 (11.79%) VMware
4 16 (8.21%) SAP
5 13 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 12 (6.15%) Oracle
7 10 (5.13%) Atlassian
7 10 (5.13%) Citrix
8 6 (3.08%) HP
9 5 (2.56%) Juniper
9 5 (2.56%) Scality
10 4 (2.05%) CA
10 4 (2.05%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.54%) Adobe
11 3 (1.54%) McAfee
12 2 (1.03%) Cognos
12 2 (1.03%) EMC
12 2 (1.03%) Remedy
12 2 (1.03%) Veritas
13 1 (0.51%) Pegasus