Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +18
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 228 180 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.47% 9.90% 8.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.95% 26.01% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 127 66
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +25.83%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £358
90th Percentile £638 £588 £711
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.26 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.99% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £36.28 £27.50
% change year-on-year -3.51% +31.91% -

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 846 692 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 42.58% 38.06% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 384 261
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.41% +8.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £345 £319
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
South West median daily rate £475 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 9
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.25 £46.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +50.00% -22.01%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £22.20
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.35 £39.00
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +1.45%

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 13 December 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
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 13 December 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
Corsham +11 93 £525 +2.44% 6
Salisbury -1 57 £450 -14.29% 2
Swindon -5 5 £535 +9.18% 3
DV Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 112 (49.12%) SC Cleared
3 66 (28.95%) Windows
4 56 (24.56%) Public Sector
5 47 (20.61%) Finance
5 47 (20.61%) JSP 440
6 46 (20.18%) PowerShell
7 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 39 (17.11%) SAP
9 38 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 37 (16.23%) Manufacturing
10 37 (16.23%) SCCM
11 36 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (15.79%) VMware
11 36 (15.79%) Programme Management
12 35 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (15.35%) Electronics
12 35 (15.35%) Marketing
12 35 (15.35%) Digital Marketing
13 33 (14.47%) ITIL
14 31 (13.60%) RMADS
15 27 (11.84%) Active Directory
15 27 (11.84%) Information Security
15 27 (11.84%) Service Management
15 27 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 27 (11.84%) Windows 10
15 27 (11.84%) Windows Server
16 26 (11.40%) Project Delivery
16 26 (11.40%) Windows 7
17 25 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing

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 7 (3.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.19%) ArcGIS
2 5 (2.19%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.32%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.44%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.44%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.21%) Azure
2 12 (5.26%) AWS
3 11 (4.82%) Office 365
4 8 (3.51%) PaaS
4 8 (3.51%) SaaS
5 4 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (1.75%) IaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Flow
6 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.82%) Firewall
2 8 (3.51%) WAN
3 6 (2.63%) LAN
3 6 (2.63%) Skype
4 5 (2.19%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.32%) DNS
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (0.88%) DHCP
7 2 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.88%) NX-OS
7 2 (0.88%) SAN
7 2 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.88%) VLAN
7 2 (0.88%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.44%) ISDN
8 1 (0.44%) VSAN
8 1 (0.44%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (0.88%) Big Data
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.44%) GIS
3 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.44%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 17 (7.46%) JIRA
2 13 (5.70%) MSI
3 10 (4.39%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.88%) GitLab
7 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
General
1 56 (24.56%) Public Sector
2 47 (20.61%) Finance
3 38 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 37 (16.23%) Manufacturing
5 35 (15.35%) Electronics
5 35 (15.35%) Marketing
6 10 (4.39%) Military
7 9 (3.95%) Publishing
8 7 (3.07%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.32%) Banking
9 3 (1.32%) Local Government
10 2 (0.88%) Billing
10 2 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (21.49%) Architect
2 23 (10.09%) Coordinator
2 23 (10.09%) Security Assurance Coordinator
3 15 (6.58%) Automation Engineer
3 15 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (6.14%) Consultant
4 14 (6.14%) Security Architect
5 13 (5.70%) Security Consultant
6 12 (5.26%) Applications Packager
6 12 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
7 11 (4.82%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 11 (4.82%) SC Cleared Application Packager
8 10 (4.39%) Analyst
8 10 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (3.95%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.51%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 8 (3.51%) Designer
11 7 (3.07%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (2.63%) Network Architect
12 6 (2.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.82%) XML
2 8 (3.51%) Software Packaging
3 6 (2.63%) Web Services
4 4 (1.75%) J2EE
4 4 (1.75%) JSON
4 4 (1.75%) Middleware
5 3 (1.32%) Apache Flex
5 3 (1.32%) JSP
5 3 (1.32%) REST
5 3 (1.32%) SOAP
6 1 (0.44%) JFC
6 1 (0.44%) KML
6 1 (0.44%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) OpenID
6 1 (0.44%) PostGIS
6 1 (0.44%) RESTful
6 1 (0.44%) SAML
6 1 (0.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.39%) PKI
4 9 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.51%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.75%) Replication
7 4 (1.75%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.88%) CESG
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 66 (28.95%) Windows
2 27 (11.84%) Windows 10
2 27 (11.84%) Windows Server
2 27 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (11.40%) Windows 7
4 24 (10.53%) Linux
5 14 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.19%) CentOS
7 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.88%) Unix
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (15.79%) Programme Management
2 35 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (15.35%) Digital Marketing
3 33 (14.47%) ITIL
4 27 (11.84%) Information Security
4 27 (11.84%) Service Management
5 26 (11.40%) Project Delivery
6 25 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (10.09%) Mentoring
8 20 (8.77%) Application Packaging
9 19 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (8.33%) IT Strategy
10 18 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (7.02%) Compatibility Testing
11 16 (7.02%) Scrum
11 16 (7.02%) Software Distribution
11 16 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.14%) Risk Management
12 14 (6.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.18%) PowerShell
2 13 (5.70%) SQL
3 11 (4.82%) C
3 11 (4.82%) Python
4 10 (4.39%) Java
5 6 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.19%) C++
7 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.88%) Groovy
7 2 (0.88%) TypeScript
7 2 (0.88%) VBScript
8 1 (0.44%) Lua
8 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 228 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 112 (49.12%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (4.39%) CISM
4 10 (4.39%) CISSP
5 9 (3.95%) Degree
6 7 (3.07%) ISEB
6 7 (3.07%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.75%) CISA
7 4 (1.75%) SANS
8 3 (1.32%) CCNA
8 3 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (0.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 2 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.61%) JSP 440
2 31 (13.60%) RMADS
3 15 (6.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (6.14%) HMG Infosec
5 11 (4.82%) NCSC
6 4 (1.75%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.44%) PMO
8 1 (0.44%) QA
8 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.26%) vSphere
5 8 (3.51%) VMware NSX
6 6 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.88%) Docker
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.44%) Firmware
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.44%) NDS
9 1 (0.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (16.23%) SCCM
2 20 (8.77%) PowerCLI
3 11 (4.82%) SCOM
4 3 (1.32%) Ansible
4 3 (1.32%) WSUS
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.88%) vRealize
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 39 (17.11%) SAP
3 36 (15.79%) VMware
4 12 (5.26%) Cisco
5 8 (3.51%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.63%) CA
6 6 (2.63%) Splunk
7 4 (1.75%) BiZZdesign
7 4 (1.75%) Databricks
7 4 (1.75%) HP
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle
8 3 (1.32%) Blue Prism
8 3 (1.32%) Citrix
8 3 (1.32%) EMC
8 3 (1.32%) ESRI
8 3 (1.32%) Remedy
8 3 (1.32%) Sparx
8 3 (1.32%) UiPath
9 2 (0.88%) Gemalto
9 2 (0.88%) Red Hat