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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Military
Rank 467 435 475
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +40
Contract jobs citing Military 119 121 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.60% 0.65% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 29
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£365 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 16
Average hourly rate £47.65 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.10% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £33.84 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £42.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.83 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +13.33%
Military
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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 England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19836 18541 19334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.14% 38.72% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13055 11820 12139
Average daily rate £440 £426 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 492 527 580
Average hourly rate £22.35 £22.00 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -5.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -31 55 £368 +12.94% 12
South West -1 37 £358 -10.34% 5
London -6 12 £300 -4.00% 4
North West -9 7 £415 - 2
North East - 3 £190 -
East of England +1 2 £420 +34.40% 6
West Midlands -8 2 £85 - 11
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £148 -
Military
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Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 130 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 98 (47.12%) SC Cleared
3 43 (20.67%) Degree
4 40 (19.23%) Windows
5 38 (18.27%) Software Engineering
6 36 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (16.35%) C#
8 31 (14.90%) Project Management
9 29 (13.94%) Linux
10 28 (13.46%) .NET
11 27 (12.98%) VMware
12 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 25 (12.02%) SQL
13 25 (12.02%) DV Cleared
14 23 (11.06%) Rational DOORS
15 22 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (9.62%) Java
17 19 (9.13%) C
17 19 (9.13%) Finance
18 18 (8.65%) Management Information System
18 18 (8.65%) UML
19 16 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (7.21%) SDLC
20 15 (7.21%) ITIL
21 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
21 14 (6.73%) C++
21 14 (6.73%) Firewall
22 13 (6.25%) Risk Management
23 12 (5.77%) X.400
23 12 (5.77%) Use Case

Military
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (3.37%) SharePoint
1 7 (3.37%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.37%) Apache
2 5 (2.40%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (3.85%) MS Office
1 8 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.92%) Windchill
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.48%) ENOVIA
1 1 (0.48%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.73%) Firewall
2 12 (5.77%) X.400
3 11 (5.29%) X.500
4 10 (4.81%) SMTP
5 5 (2.40%) LAN
5 5 (2.40%) SAN
5 5 (2.40%) Network Security
5 5 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.44%) WAN
7 2 (0.96%) Internet
7 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.96%) DNS
8 1 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.48%) VPN
8 1 (0.48%) OSPF
8 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.48%) Intranet
8 1 (0.48%) ATM
8 1 (0.48%) VoIP
8 1 (0.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) MS Access
6 1 (0.48%) Ingres
6 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) MySQL
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (11.06%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (2.88%) ClearCase
2 6 (2.88%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.44%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.96%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.96%) NUnit
4 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.48%) Maven
5 1 (0.48%) Selenium
5 1 (0.48%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.48%) Ant
5 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.48%) GoogleTest
General
1 19 (9.13%) Finance
2 9 (4.33%) Electronics
3 5 (2.40%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.92%) Marketing
5 3 (1.44%) Avionics
6 2 (0.96%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.96%) French Language
6 2 (0.96%) German Language
6 2 (0.96%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (17.79%) Analyst
2 28 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 21 (10.10%) Developer
4 17 (8.17%) Architect
5 16 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.81%) Consultant
8 9 (4.33%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 8 (3.85%) Systems Architect
10 7 (3.37%) Programmer
11 6 (2.88%) Security Analyst
11 6 (2.88%) Java Developer
11 6 (2.88%) Requirements Analyst
12 5 (2.40%) Network Analyst
12 5 (2.40%) Security Consultant
12 5 (2.40%) Project Planner
12 5 (2.40%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.40%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.40%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.46%) .NET
2 11 (5.29%) XML
3 8 (3.85%) CSS
3 8 (3.85%) JSP
3 8 (3.85%) HTML
4 7 (3.37%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.88%) Web Services
6 5 (2.40%) jQuery
7 4 (1.92%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.92%) XSLT
8 3 (1.44%) Ajax
9 2 (0.96%) XML-RPC
9 2 (0.96%) WF
9 2 (0.96%) XSL
9 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.96%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.96%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.48%) Itk
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.48%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.65%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.40%) Economics
5 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.96%) Replication
6 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.48%) Physics
7 1 (0.48%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.23%) Windows
2 29 (13.94%) Linux
3 9 (4.33%) UNIX
4 8 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.44%) HPUX
8 2 (0.96%) CentOS
8 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.27%) Software Engineering
2 31 (14.90%) Project Management
3 22 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.65%) UML
5 15 (7.21%) ITIL
5 15 (7.21%) SDLC
6 13 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 12 (5.77%) Use Case
8 11 (5.29%) Service Management
8 11 (5.29%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.33%) Information Security
9 9 (4.33%) Requirements Management
10 8 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 8 (3.85%) Time Management
10 8 (3.85%) Requirements Engineering
10 8 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.37%) Validation
11 7 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.37%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.37%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (16.35%) C#
2 25 (12.02%) SQL
3 20 (9.62%) Java
4 19 (9.13%) C
5 14 (6.73%) C++
6 11 (5.29%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.29%) Python
6 11 (5.29%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.33%) VBScript
8 7 (3.37%) VB
8 7 (3.37%) VBA
9 6 (2.88%) Ada
10 4 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.96%) PHP
11 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) Perl
12 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 130 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 98 (47.12%) SC Cleared
3 43 (20.67%) Degree
4 25 (12.02%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.40%) HND
5 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.92%) APMP
7 3 (1.44%) PMP
7 3 (1.44%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.44%) CISM
7 3 (1.44%) CISSP
7 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.44%) MCSE
8 2 (0.96%) CCNP
8 2 (0.96%) ISEB
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.96%) HNC
9 1 (0.48%) CCIA
9 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) DO-178B
2 4 (1.92%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.44%) DO-254
3 3 (1.44%) ARP4754
3 3 (1.44%) ARP4761
System Software
1 16 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.37%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.48%) Firmware
6 1 (0.48%) XenApp
6 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.96%) OVSD
2 2 (0.96%) Netcool
3 1 (0.48%) SCCM
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 27 (12.98%) VMware
2 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.81%) Cisco
4 8 (3.85%) HP
4 8 (3.85%) Clearswift
5 7 (3.37%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.88%) Citrix
6 6 (2.88%) Oracle
7 5 (2.40%) Juniper
7 5 (2.40%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.92%) i2
8 4 (1.92%) IBM
9 2 (0.96%) Dell
9 2 (0.96%) NetApp
9 2 (0.96%) CA
9 2 (0.96%) 3Com
9 2 (0.96%) Remedy
9 2 (0.96%) ICL
10 1 (0.48%) Google
10 1 (0.48%) Fujitsu
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