Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 13 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 +5
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 94 121 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.32% 9.01% 4.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.49% 23.22% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 70 41
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £460 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +26.03% -14.12%
10th Percentile £386 £347 £313
90th Percentile £618 £657 £494
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% +23.64% -

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 418 521 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.55% 38.79% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 312 324
Wiltshire median daily rate £456 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% +11.11% -1.92%
10th Percentile £338 £287 £256
90th Percentile £588 £593 £560
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 14
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.75 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.33% +22.95% +100.00%
10th Percentile £35.00 £31.13 £20.98
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £41.27 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +3.16% +10.34% -9.38%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DV Cleared in Wiltshire

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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
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 18 August 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
Salisbury +4 36 £475 +13.10% 14
Corsham +1 24 £500 +5.26% 2
Swindon +3 13 £450 +13.92%
Chippenham -10 1 - -
DV Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (27.66%) SC Cleared
2 26 (27.66%) Cisco
3 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.40%) Service Management
4 21 (22.34%) Windows
5 16 (17.02%) ITIL
5 16 (17.02%) VMware
6 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (14.89%) SCCM
7 14 (14.89%) Active Directory
8 13 (13.83%) JSP 440
8 13 (13.83%) Windows Server
9 12 (12.77%) CISSP
9 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
10 11 (11.70%) SCOM
10 11 (11.70%) Incident Management
10 11 (11.70%) Information Assurance
10 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
11 10 (10.64%) Security Architecture
11 10 (10.64%) ArchiMate
11 10 (10.64%) Software-Defined Networking
11 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
11 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.64%) Project Management
12 9 (9.57%) C
12 9 (9.57%) WAN
12 9 (9.57%) Risk Management

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 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Software-Defined Networking
2 9 (9.57%) WAN
3 7 (7.45%) LAN
4 5 (5.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (5.32%) SAN
4 5 (5.32%) VoIP
5 4 (4.26%) Broadband
5 4 (4.26%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.26%) VLAN
6 3 (3.19%) BGP
6 3 (3.19%) DHCP
6 3 (3.19%) DNS
6 3 (3.19%) EIGRP
6 3 (3.19%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.13%) Firewall
7 2 (2.13%) Internet
7 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.13%) Network Security
7 2 (2.13%) NX-OS
8 1 (1.06%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) Big Data
1 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MSI
2 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.51%) Finance
3 7 (7.45%) Military
4 5 (5.32%) Electronics
4 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Architect
2 11 (11.70%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 11 (11.70%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Security Architect
4 9 (9.57%) Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Consultant
6 5 (5.32%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.32%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Applications Packager
7 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Security Assurance Coordinator
7 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.26%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared Application Packager
8 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) JFC
2 1 (1.06%) LDAP
2 1 (1.06%) REST
2 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) PKI
2 6 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.32%) CESG
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
6 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Windows
2 13 (13.83%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.51%) Linux
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.32%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.13%) Solaris
6 2 (2.13%) Unix
7 1 (1.06%) CentOS
7 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Service Management
2 16 (17.02%) ITIL
3 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 11 (11.70%) Incident Management
4 11 (11.70%) Information Assurance
4 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.64%) ArchiMate
5 10 (10.64%) Project Management
5 10 (10.64%) Security Architecture
6 9 (9.57%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (9.57%) Migration
6 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
7 8 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.45%) Information Security
8 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.45%) Service Design
8 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) C
2 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (27.66%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (12.77%) CISSP
4 8 (8.51%) CISM
5 7 (7.45%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (6.38%) CCNP
6 6 (6.38%) CISA
7 5 (5.32%) CCNA
8 4 (4.26%) ISSAP
8 4 (4.26%) ISSEP
9 3 (3.19%) CEH
9 3 (3.19%) HNC
10 2 (2.13%) CCIE
10 2 (2.13%) ISEB
10 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
10 2 (2.13%) SSCP
10 2 (2.13%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.06%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) JSP 440
2 5 (5.32%) HMG Infosec
3 4 (4.26%) RMADS
4 3 (3.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.19%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) SCCM
2 11 (11.70%) SCOM
3 6 (6.38%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (6.38%) vCenter Server
4 4 (4.26%) Opsview
5 3 (3.19%) WSUS
6 2 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.13%) vRealize
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.06%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Cisco
2 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.02%) VMware
4 7 (7.45%) SAP
5 3 (3.19%) McAfee
5 3 (3.19%) Scality
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix
6 2 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.06%) Juniper
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle
7 1 (1.06%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.06%) Remedy
7 1 (1.06%) Sophos
7 1 (1.06%) Splunk
7 1 (1.06%) Symantec