The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 201 222 216
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing Military 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.027% 0.040%
As % of the General category 0.033% 0.049% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
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£173 £174 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -23.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -10.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3060 4114 4425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.52% 56.43% 59.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2330 3053 3322
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 64 60
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £52.25 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Military
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Military across the City of London region.

Military Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Military
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) RequisitePro
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (50.00%) RequisitePro
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) EMC