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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 461 463 501
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +38
Contract jobs citing Military 121 82 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.59% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 35 39
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£330 £343 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £355 £318
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £33.25 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
20395 20511 23819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.88% 42.51% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12651 13083 14394
Average daily rate £438 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 542 703
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.01 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +17 57 £350 -5.40% 21
South West -21 43 £313 -8.75% 13
London +9 8 £400 +128.57% 2
East of England -29 7 £300 - 4
West Midlands -13 3 - - 2
North East -34 2 £205 -23.86%
North West -4 1 £475 - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
Military
UK

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 203 (83.88%) Security Cleared
2 128 (52.89%) SC Cleared
3 64 (26.45%) Microsoft
4 54 (22.31%) DV Cleared
5 52 (21.49%) Windows
6 40 (16.53%) MS Excel
7 34 (14.05%) Software Engineering
8 29 (11.98%) X.400
8 29 (11.98%) X.500
9 27 (11.16%) Degree
10 26 (10.74%) Project Management
10 26 (10.74%) UML
11 25 (10.33%) SharePoint
11 25 (10.33%) ITIL
11 25 (10.33%) C
11 25 (10.33%) Management Information System
12 24 (9.92%) Oracle
12 24 (9.92%) UNIX
13 23 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (9.09%) Requirements Management
14 22 (9.09%) MS Exchange
15 21 (8.68%) Firewall
15 21 (8.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (8.26%) MS Office
17 19 (7.85%) VMware
17 19 (7.85%) Rational DOORS
18 18 (7.44%) Forefront TMG
18 18 (7.44%) SMTP
19 17 (7.02%) Configuration Management
19 17 (7.02%) Active Directory

Military
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 25 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 22 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.72%) IIS
5 8 (3.31%) Lync
5 8 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.24%) SAS
8 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.41%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.07%) TRIRIGA
3 4 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.83%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.41%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.41%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.98%) X.400
1 29 (11.98%) X.500
2 21 (8.68%) Firewall
3 18 (7.44%) SMTP
4 12 (4.96%) HTTP
5 10 (4.13%) Internet
6 9 (3.72%) FTP
6 9 (3.72%) SAN
6 9 (3.72%) Network Security
7 6 (2.48%) LDAP
7 6 (2.48%) S/MIME
8 3 (1.24%) WAN
8 3 (1.24%) LAN
9 2 (0.83%) VoIP
9 2 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.41%) NAS
10 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.41%) VPN
10 1 (0.41%) SNA
10 1 (0.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.24%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 19 (7.85%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (1.65%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (1.65%) RequisitePro
3 3 (1.24%) Automake
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.41%) ProC
General
1 14 (5.79%) Electronics
2 12 (4.96%) Aerospace
3 8 (3.31%) Finance
4 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Publishing
5 2 (0.83%) Automotive
5 2 (0.83%) Avionics
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (14.88%) Analyst
2 26 (10.74%) Architect
3 25 (10.33%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (6.61%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.20%) Software Engineer
6 13 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (4.96%) Consultant
8 11 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 9 (3.72%) Developer
9 9 (3.72%) Programme Manager
10 8 (3.31%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.31%) Support Analyst
11 7 (2.89%) Support Engineer
11 7 (2.89%) Tester
11 7 (2.89%) Administrator
11 7 (2.89%) Design Engineer
12 6 (2.48%) Systems Test Engineer
12 6 (2.48%) Desktop Support
12 6 (2.48%) Principal Systems Engineer
12 6 (2.48%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.37%) XML
2 10 (4.13%) .NET
3 6 (2.48%) JSP
4 5 (2.07%) Web Services
5 3 (1.24%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.24%) REST
5 3 (1.24%) Middleware
5 3 (1.24%) Classic ASP
5 3 (1.24%) XSLT
5 3 (1.24%) HTML
5 3 (1.24%) STL
6 2 (0.83%) Swing
7 1 (0.41%) SOAP
7 1 (0.41%) SGML
7 1 (0.41%) JSF
7 1 (0.41%) JFC
7 1 (0.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.33%) Management Information System
2 23 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.31%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.65%) Firmware
4 4 (1.65%) CMDB
4 4 (1.65%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.24%) NHS
5 3 (1.24%) Economics
5 3 (1.24%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.24%) Replication
6 2 (0.83%) Physics
6 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.83%) GIS
7 1 (0.41%) ASIC
7 1 (0.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.41%) PACS
7 1 (0.41%) CESG
7 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.49%) Windows
2 24 (9.92%) UNIX
3 21 (8.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.37%) Linux
6 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.65%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.24%) Debian
9 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.05%) Software Engineering
2 26 (10.74%) UML
2 26 (10.74%) Project Management
3 25 (10.33%) ITIL
4 22 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 17 (7.02%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.61%) Service Management
7 15 (6.20%) Service Delivery
7 15 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (6.20%) Validation
8 14 (5.79%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.79%) Integration Testing
9 13 (5.37%) Migration
9 13 (5.37%) Risk Management
10 12 (4.96%) Change Control
11 10 (4.13%) SOA
12 9 (3.72%) Change Management
12 9 (3.72%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (3.31%) MODAF
13 8 (3.31%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.33%) C
2 17 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.61%) SQL
4 14 (5.79%) VBScript
4 14 (5.79%) Java
5 12 (4.96%) C++
6 9 (3.72%) MATLAB
6 9 (3.72%) VBA
7 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.24%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.24%) C#
8 1 (0.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) VC++
8 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 203 (83.88%) Security Cleared
2 128 (52.89%) SC Cleared
3 54 (22.31%) DV Cleared
4 27 (11.16%) Degree
5 17 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.96%) MCSE
7 6 (2.48%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.07%) MOS
8 5 (2.07%) MCTS
9 3 (1.24%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.24%) CBAP
10 2 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.83%) HND
10 2 (0.83%) MAPM
10 2 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.41%) HNC
11 1 (0.41%) PhD
11 1 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.48%) QA
2 5 (2.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (7.44%) Forefront TMG
2 17 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 15 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (6.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (2.48%) SCCM
4 4 (1.65%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.24%) MOM
6 2 (0.83%) Netcool
7 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.92%) Oracle
3 19 (7.85%) VMware
4 14 (5.79%) Clearswift
5 13 (5.37%) Remedy
6 12 (4.96%) IBM
7 11 (4.55%) HP
8 7 (2.89%) Cisco
9 6 (2.48%) McAfee
10 5 (2.07%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.65%) SAP
11 4 (1.65%) Adobe
11 4 (1.65%) ESRI
12 3 (1.24%) Open Text
12 3 (1.24%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.24%) Symantec
12 3 (1.24%) ICL
12 3 (1.24%) Lumension
12 3 (1.24%) EMC
12 3 (1.24%) Intel
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