The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cheltenham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 22 16 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Contract jobs citing Military 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.86% 1.39% 3.20%
As % of the General category 3.57% 3.57% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 28 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.14% 38.89% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 24
Average daily rate £425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £39.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £41.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Military
Gloucestershire

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Military across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Military across the Cheltenham region.

Military Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Military
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Military also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Military.

1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) EMC Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Military also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Military. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Electrical Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Electrical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC