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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 480 498 497
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Military 100 82 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 29
Average daily rate £430 £343 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.54% +16.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £485 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £345 £298
% change year-on-year
+23.18% +15.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 15
Average hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
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
18182 17872 18059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.53% 38.78% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11922 11662 11396
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £611 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 412 573
Average hourly rate £31.42 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
South East +14 47 £450 +20.75% 14
South West +12 32 £360 +8.27% 14
North West -6 14 - - 3
West Midlands -17 3 £388 +19.23%
East of England - 3 £353 - 6
North East -25 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Military
UK

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 167 (62.08%) Security Cleared
2 149 (55.39%) SC Cleared
3 53 (19.70%) Oracle
4 40 (14.87%) Microsoft
5 37 (13.75%) SQL
5 37 (13.75%) Windows
6 36 (13.38%) Linux
7 35 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (12.64%) Degree
9 32 (11.90%) .NET
9 32 (11.90%) TOGAF
9 32 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
10 29 (10.78%) C++
11 28 (10.41%) Software Engineering
11 28 (10.41%) Technical Architecture
12 27 (10.04%) WebLogic
13 26 (9.67%) C#
14 25 (9.29%) JavaScript
14 25 (9.29%) VMware
14 25 (9.29%) jQuery
14 25 (9.29%) Oracle Database
15 24 (8.92%) Telecoms
15 24 (8.92%) C
16 23 (8.55%) HTML
16 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
16 23 (8.55%) Unix
16 23 (8.55%) DV Cleared
16 23 (8.55%) Rational DOORS
17 22 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (8.18%) UML

Military
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (10.04%) WebLogic
2 16 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.35%) IIS
4 8 (2.97%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.74%) Apache
7 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.35%) MS Office
2 9 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.23%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.49%) PaintShop Pro
5 4 (1.49%) Simulink
6 2 (0.74%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.37%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.37%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.60%) VoIP
2 6 (2.23%) 4G
2 6 (2.23%) Network Security
2 6 (2.23%) WAN
3 5 (1.86%) Firewall
3 5 (1.86%) LAN
4 4 (1.49%) IPsec
4 4 (1.49%) VPN
5 3 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.12%) SAN
6 2 (0.74%) ATM
6 2 (0.74%) BGP
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.74%) HTTP
6 2 (0.74%) Internet
6 2 (0.74%) LTE
6 2 (0.74%) MPLS
6 2 (0.74%) OSPF
6 2 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 25 (9.29%) Oracle Database
3 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (7.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (7.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 17 (6.32%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (5.20%) Oracle Discoverer
7 14 (5.20%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (4.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 12 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (3.72%) Big Data
10 6 (2.23%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.86%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.74%) Ingres
13 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (8.55%) Rational DOORS
2 22 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.69%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.69%) Oracle APEX
4 14 (5.20%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (4.46%) Selenium
5 12 (4.46%) TeamCity
5 12 (4.46%) Visual Studio
6 10 (3.72%) ClearCase
7 7 (2.60%) HP UFT
8 6 (2.23%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.23%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (1.86%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.86%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.86%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.86%) Subversion
10 4 (1.49%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.12%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.12%) CppUnit
General
1 24 (8.92%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.18%) Finance
3 11 (4.09%) Aerospace
4 8 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Automotive
5 1 (0.37%) Avionics
5 1 (0.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Billing
5 1 (0.37%) Electronics
5 1 (0.37%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (17.10%) Architect
2 33 (12.27%) Developer
3 29 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (7.43%) Software Engineer
5 19 (7.06%) Telecoms Engineer
6 18 (6.69%) Oracle Architect
7 15 (5.58%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (5.20%) Analyst
8 14 (5.20%) Oracle Developer
8 14 (5.20%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.46%) Administrator
10 10 (3.72%) Consultant
11 9 (3.35%) Tester
12 8 (2.97%) Network Engineer
13 7 (2.60%) Java Engineer
13 7 (2.60%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (2.60%) Technical Architect
14 6 (2.23%) Principal Engineer
14 6 (2.23%) Project Engineer
14 6 (2.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.90%) .NET
2 25 (9.29%) jQuery
3 23 (8.55%) HTML
4 22 (8.18%) CSS
5 18 (6.69%) Ajax
6 13 (4.83%) XML
7 12 (4.46%) Middleware
7 12 (4.46%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (3.35%) Web Services
9 7 (2.60%) .NET Framework
9 7 (2.60%) Entity Framework
10 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.86%) Breeze.js
10 5 (1.86%) Durandal
10 5 (1.86%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.86%) OpenID
10 5 (1.86%) React
10 5 (1.86%) SAML
10 5 (1.86%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.81%) Driving Licence
2 17 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.23%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.86%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.12%) Physics
6 3 (1.12%) Replication
7 2 (0.74%) Biometrics
7 2 (0.74%) CESG
7 2 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.37%) Economics
8 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.75%) Windows
2 36 (13.38%) Linux
3 23 (8.55%) Unix
4 19 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.32%) Windows Server
6 15 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.46%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.60%) HPUX
9 6 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.23%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.86%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.74%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.37%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (11.90%) TOGAF
3 28 (10.41%) Software Engineering
3 28 (10.41%) Technical Architecture
4 22 (8.18%) UML
5 20 (7.43%) Analytics
6 19 (7.06%) Information Architecture
7 18 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (6.69%) Configuration Management
7 18 (6.69%) E-business
7 18 (6.69%) ITIL
8 17 (6.32%) Programme Management
9 15 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (5.58%) Requirements Management
10 14 (5.20%) Test Scripting
11 12 (4.46%) Project Management
12 11 (4.09%) FMECA
13 10 (3.72%) Logistics
14 9 (3.35%) System Testing
14 9 (3.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.75%) SQL
2 29 (10.78%) C++
3 26 (9.67%) C#
4 25 (9.29%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.92%) C
6 18 (6.69%) Java
7 12 (4.46%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.46%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.46%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.72%) Perl
8 10 (3.72%) VBScript
9 9 (3.35%) Ada
10 6 (2.23%) VB
11 5 (1.86%) Python
11 5 (1.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.86%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.12%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.12%) PHP
13 2 (0.74%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.74%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 167 (62.08%) Security Cleared
2 149 (55.39%) SC Cleared
3 34 (12.64%) Degree
4 23 (8.55%) DV Cleared
5 12 (4.46%) HNC
6 10 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.35%) ISEB
8 8 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (2.60%) CCNP
9 7 (2.60%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.23%) HND
11 5 (1.86%) APMP
11 5 (1.86%) MCAD
11 5 (1.86%) MCITP
11 5 (1.86%) MCSD
11 5 (1.86%) MCTS
12 3 (1.12%) CCNA
13 2 (0.74%) CCIE
13 2 (0.74%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.20%) Def Stans
2 5 (1.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.12%) ARP4754
3 3 (1.12%) ARP4761
3 3 (1.12%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.74%) DO-254
4 2 (0.74%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.74%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.37%) Firmware
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Netcool
2 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 53 (19.70%) Oracle
2 40 (14.87%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.29%) VMware
4 22 (8.18%) Cisco
5 19 (7.06%) HP
6 12 (4.46%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.97%) Citrix
8 6 (2.23%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.86%) EMC
9 5 (1.86%) IBM
10 4 (1.49%) Cognos
11 2 (0.74%) Adobe
11 2 (0.74%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.74%) IronPort
11 2 (0.74%) NetApp
11 2 (0.74%) SAP
12 1 (0.37%) Aquila
12 1 (0.37%) Meridio
12 1 (0.37%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.37%) Xilinx
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