The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 452 496 452
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -44
Contract jobs citing Military 138 67 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 28 40
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£341 £321 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £321 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £33.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £38.75 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Military
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20621 20176 22126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.68% 42.11% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13152 13062 13410
Average daily rate £444 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 532 676
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.33 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
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 England

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in England

Military
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in England

Military
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Military Daily Rate Histogram in England

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in England

Military
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Military Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Military
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
South East +23 74 £348 +8.75% 26
South West -13 43 £340 +5.88% 17
East of England -9 10 £288 - 3
London 0 7 £475 +18.75% 2
North West -8 1 £475 - 1
North East -40 1 £205 -23.86%
Yorkshire - 1 £100 - 5
East Midlands - - - -
Military
UK

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 204 (80.31%) Security Cleared
2 136 (53.54%) SC Cleared
3 63 (24.80%) Microsoft
4 61 (24.02%) Windows
5 57 (22.44%) DV Cleared
6 34 (13.39%) ITIL
7 31 (12.20%) MS Excel
8 30 (11.81%) C
8 30 (11.81%) Project Management
9 28 (11.02%) Management Information System
9 28 (11.02%) Degree
10 27 (10.63%) X.400
10 27 (10.63%) X.500
11 26 (10.24%) VMware
12 25 (9.84%) Oracle
12 25 (9.84%) MS Office
13 24 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (9.06%) SQL
14 23 (9.06%) Firewall
15 22 (8.66%) SharePoint
16 21 (8.27%) Software Engineering
17 20 (7.87%) Forefront TMG
17 20 (7.87%) UML
17 20 (7.87%) MS Exchange
17 20 (7.87%) Service Delivery
17 20 (7.87%) Service Management
18 19 (7.48%) PowerShell
18 19 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 18 (7.09%) UNIX

Military
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 22 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.87%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.94%) IIS
3 10 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.15%) Lync
6 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.18%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.18%) SAS
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 31 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.84%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.39%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.57%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.79%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.39%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.63%) X.400
1 27 (10.63%) X.500
2 23 (9.06%) Firewall
3 16 (6.30%) SMTP
4 13 (5.12%) HTTP
5 12 (4.72%) Internet
6 11 (4.33%) FTP
7 10 (3.94%) SAN
8 6 (2.36%) LDAP
8 6 (2.36%) S/MIME
9 3 (1.18%) WAN
9 3 (1.18%) LAN
9 3 (1.18%) Network Security
10 2 (0.79%) NAS
10 2 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.79%) VoIP
10 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.79%) DNS
11 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.76%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.18%) MySQL
5 3 (1.18%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (1.18%) Big Data
5 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (1.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (1.57%) RequisitePro
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.18%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.79%) Automake
4 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.39%) ProC
General
1 11 (4.33%) Finance
1 11 (4.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (2.36%) Electronics
3 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.18%) Avionics
4 2 (0.79%) Publishing
4 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (14.96%) Analyst
2 24 (9.45%) Architect
3 19 (7.48%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (6.69%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.30%) Developer
6 15 (5.91%) Software Engineer
7 13 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (3.94%) Consultant
9 9 (3.54%) Change Manager
9 9 (3.54%) Build Engineer
10 8 (3.15%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.15%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.15%) Support Engineer
11 7 (2.76%) Programme Manager
11 7 (2.76%) Administrator
12 6 (2.36%) Test Engineer
12 6 (2.36%) Desktop Support
12 6 (2.36%) Tester
13 5 (1.97%) Service Desk Analyst
13 5 (1.97%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.72%) XML
2 9 (3.54%) .NET
3 8 (3.15%) JSP
4 7 (2.76%) Web Services
5 6 (2.36%) HTML
6 3 (1.18%) jQuery
6 3 (1.18%) Ajax
6 3 (1.18%) REST
7 2 (0.79%) CSS
7 2 (0.79%) Swing
8 1 (0.39%) Spring
8 1 (0.39%) JSF
8 1 (0.39%) JFC
8 1 (0.39%) SOAP
8 1 (0.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.39%) JSON
8 1 (0.39%) GWT
8 1 (0.39%) JPA
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) Management Information System
2 24 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.94%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.76%) Economics
5 5 (1.97%) Physics
6 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) CMDB
6 4 (1.57%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.18%) NHS
8 2 (0.79%) Biometrics
8 2 (0.79%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.79%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.79%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.79%) GIS
9 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.39%) Open Source
9 1 (0.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.02%) Windows
2 19 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.09%) UNIX
4 15 (5.91%) Windows 7
5 12 (4.72%) Linux
6 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.57%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.18%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.79%) Debian
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.39%) ITIL
2 30 (11.81%) Project Management
3 21 (8.27%) Software Engineering
4 20 (7.87%) Service Management
4 20 (7.87%) UML
4 20 (7.87%) Service Delivery
5 18 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (7.09%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.30%) Change Management
6 16 (6.30%) Change Control
7 15 (5.91%) Risk Management
8 13 (5.12%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.12%) Integration Testing
9 12 (4.72%) Requirements Management
9 12 (4.72%) Migration
10 11 (4.33%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (3.94%) Validation
11 10 (3.94%) SOA
12 9 (3.54%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.54%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.81%) C
2 23 (9.06%) SQL
3 19 (7.48%) PowerShell
4 15 (5.91%) Java
4 15 (5.91%) VBScript
5 13 (5.12%) C++
6 8 (3.15%) VBA
7 7 (2.76%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.97%) C#
8 5 (1.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.18%) PHP
9 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.79%) Perl
10 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.39%) VC++
11 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 204 (80.31%) Security Cleared
2 136 (53.54%) SC Cleared
3 57 (22.44%) DV Cleared
4 28 (11.02%) Degree
5 16 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.33%) MCSE
7 5 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.97%) MCTS
7 5 (1.97%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.57%) MOS
8 4 (1.57%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (1.18%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.18%) CBAP
10 2 (0.79%) MAPM
10 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.79%) HND
11 1 (0.39%) HNC
11 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.36%) SLA
2 5 (1.97%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.79%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (7.87%) Forefront TMG
2 18 (7.09%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.57%) Firmware
6 3 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (6.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (2.36%) SCCM
3 6 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.57%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.18%) MOM
6 2 (0.79%) Netcool
7 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (24.80%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.24%) VMware
3 25 (9.84%) Oracle
4 15 (5.91%) Clearswift
5 14 (5.51%) Remedy
5 14 (5.51%) IBM
6 11 (4.33%) Cisco
7 9 (3.54%) HP
8 7 (2.76%) McAfee
9 5 (1.97%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.97%) SAP
10 4 (1.57%) Adobe
10 4 (1.57%) EMC
10 4 (1.57%) CA
10 4 (1.57%) NetApp
11 3 (1.18%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.18%) Software AG
11 3 (1.18%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.18%) Symantec
11 3 (1.18%) Open Text
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: £45 - £48 per hour + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Rate: 40 / hour
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Excellent rates of pay
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: Excellent rates of pay
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 20 - 22 per hour
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Rate: competitive
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