The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 118 - 146
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Military 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% - 0.032%
As % of the General category 0.72% - 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £356 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £377
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £41.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.26% -2.96%
Military
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
831 800 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.74% 29.94% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 461 562
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £229 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 60
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Military
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Military
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Military Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Military
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £356 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) CGI
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Ada
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C#

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (10.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Research Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Tester
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) CGI
2 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Ada
3 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (10.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP