The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 28 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Military 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.59% - 2.19%
As % of the General category 4.08% - 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
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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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
98 88 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 39.04% 46.56% 51.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 96
Average daily rate £375 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Average hourly rate £40.62 £13.76 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.27% -54.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.76 £19.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £13.76 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Military
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Military
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Validation
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) MAPM
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) UML
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (60.00%) Validation
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MAPM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) EMC