Period
to 18 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 16 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 +15
Contract jobs citing DV Cleared 155 103 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.02% 8.33% 4.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.49% 23.46% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 61 37
Wiltshire median daily rate £519 £475 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +30.14% -18.89%
10th Percentile £413 £351 £313
90th Percentile £588 £700 £546
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £32.85 £42.50 £39.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £47.50 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +15.54% +18.18% -

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 633 439 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 36.82% 35.52% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 250 355
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £225
90th Percentile £625 £591 £584
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.50 £33.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.85% -18.29% +9.33%
10th Percentile £32.53 £22.28 £23.45
90th Percentile £47.00 £42.25 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £38.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.87% +40.00% -29.94%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 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 - 88 £525 - 9
Corsham -15 22 £449 -5.53% 6
Swindon -1 13 £490 +24.05% 1
DV Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (38.06%) SC Cleared
3 53 (34.19%) Windows
4 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
5 42 (27.10%) Linux
5 42 (27.10%) PowerShell
6 41 (26.45%) Technical Architecture
7 35 (22.58%) JSP 440
7 35 (22.58%) IT Strategy
8 34 (21.94%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (20.65%) Cisco
10 31 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
11 30 (19.35%) ITIL
11 30 (19.35%) SCCM
12 29 (18.71%) Service Management
13 27 (17.42%) Windows Server
14 26 (16.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 26 (16.77%) Finance
14 26 (16.77%) Python
14 26 (16.77%) HMG Infosec
14 26 (16.77%) Windows 7
14 26 (16.77%) Information Security
15 22 (14.19%) VMware
15 22 (14.19%) Customer Engagement
15 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (14.19%) C
16 20 (12.90%) TOGAF
16 20 (12.90%) Software Engineering
17 19 (12.26%) Microsoft App-V
17 19 (12.26%) Information Assurance

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 8 (5.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.87%) Apache
3 6 (3.87%) Confluence
4 5 (3.23%) IIS
5 4 (2.58%) ColdFusion
5 4 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.29%) CMS
6 2 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.10%) WAN
2 9 (5.81%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (4.52%) Firewall
3 7 (4.52%) SAN
3 7 (4.52%) Unified Communications
4 6 (3.87%) LAN
5 5 (3.23%) Internet
5 5 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.58%) VLAN
6 4 (2.58%) VoIP
7 3 (1.94%) DHCP
7 3 (1.94%) DNS
7 3 (1.94%) VSAN
8 2 (1.29%) BGP
8 2 (1.29%) Broadband
8 2 (1.29%) Junos
8 2 (1.29%) NAS
9 1 (0.65%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.58%) MySQL
2 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (10.97%) MSI
2 6 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (3.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (16.77%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) Banking
3 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.81%) Electronics
4 9 (5.81%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.81%) Marketing
5 5 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (38.06%) Architect
2 32 (20.65%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (10.97%) Applications Packager
4 13 (8.39%) Security Architect
5 11 (7.10%) Network Engineer
6 10 (6.45%) Applications Architect
7 9 (5.81%) Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 9 (5.81%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Coordinator
9 7 (4.52%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Security Assurance Coordinator
10 6 (3.87%) Consultant
10 6 (3.87%) Lead Architect
10 6 (3.87%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.87%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Network Architect
12 4 (2.58%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.26%) XML
2 17 (10.97%) Web Services
3 15 (9.68%) JSON
3 15 (9.68%) JSP
3 15 (9.68%) SOAP
4 5 (3.23%) .NET
5 4 (2.58%) CSS
5 4 (2.58%) HTML
5 4 (2.58%) jQuery
5 4 (2.58%) LAMP
6 3 (1.94%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.94%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.94%) REST
7 2 (1.29%) JFC
7 2 (1.29%) KML
7 2 (1.29%) Software Packaging
7 2 (1.29%) WCF
8 1 (0.65%) Flash
8 1 (0.65%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.52%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.87%) PKI
6 4 (2.58%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (1.94%) CESG
7 3 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.65%) Replication
9 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (34.19%) Windows
2 42 (27.10%) Linux
3 27 (17.42%) Windows Server
4 26 (16.77%) Windows 7
5 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (7.74%) Windows 10
8 6 (3.87%) Unix
9 4 (2.58%) Solaris
10 2 (1.29%) CentOS
10 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.45%) Technical Architecture
2 35 (22.58%) IT Strategy
3 31 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
4 30 (19.35%) ITIL
5 29 (18.71%) Service Management
6 26 (16.77%) Information Security
7 22 (14.19%) Customer Engagement
8 20 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 20 (12.90%) TOGAF
9 19 (12.26%) Compatibility Testing
9 19 (12.26%) Information Assurance
9 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
9 19 (12.26%) Software Distribution
10 18 (11.61%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (11.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (10.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (9.68%) DSDM
13 14 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (8.39%) Configuration Management
14 13 (8.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.10%) PowerShell
2 26 (16.77%) Python
3 22 (14.19%) C
4 17 (10.97%) Java
5 15 (9.68%) C++
6 7 (4.52%) SQL
7 5 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.58%) PHP
8 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 155 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (38.06%) SC Cleared
3 18 (11.61%) CISSP
4 15 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (9.03%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (9.03%) CISM
6 12 (7.74%) CISA
6 12 (7.74%) ISSAP
6 12 (7.74%) ISSEP
7 10 (6.45%) RHCE
8 8 (5.16%) Degree
9 7 (4.52%) CCNA
10 5 (3.23%) CCNP
11 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.94%) CEH
12 3 (1.94%) HNC
12 3 (1.94%) MCSE
12 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.94%) OCA
12 3 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (22.58%) JSP 440
2 26 (16.77%) HMG Infosec
2 26 (16.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (4.52%) RMADS
4 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (12.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (10.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.58%) vSphere
4 3 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.29%) Firmware
5 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.65%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (19.35%) SCCM
2 13 (8.39%) SCOM
3 10 (6.45%) Puppet
4 8 (5.16%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (2.58%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.94%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.94%) PowerCLI
6 3 (1.94%) vRealize
6 3 (1.94%) WSUS
7 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.29%) Opsview
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.65%) Cisco
3 22 (14.19%) VMware
4 11 (7.10%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.10%) SAP
5 10 (6.45%) Oracle
6 6 (3.87%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.58%) HP
8 3 (1.94%) Adobe
8 3 (1.94%) Citrix
8 3 (1.94%) McAfee
8 3 (1.94%) Scality
9 2 (1.29%) Cognos
9 2 (1.29%) Juniper
10 1 (0.65%) EMC
10 1 (0.65%) NetApp
10 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.65%) Remedy
10 1 (0.65%) Symantec
10 1 (0.65%) Veritas