The first 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 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 East of England 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 143 109 127
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +18
Contract jobs citing Military 1 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.094% 1.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £254
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1060 759 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.62% 33.70% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 371 478
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 90
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Military
England

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 7
Essex - - - - 2
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Sun
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Electrical Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Support
2 1 (10.00%) Electrical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Strategic Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) EMC