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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Military
Rank 436 472 480
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +8
Contract jobs citing Military 165 117 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.77% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 40
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£381 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £105 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 21 8
Average hourly rate £43.83 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £30.00 £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.39 £42.50 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.23 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.98% +10.71%
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
21379 19765 20532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.68% 38.61% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13972 12471 13046
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 510 537
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +12 95 £400 +14.28% 11
South West +9 47 £388 +89.02% 7
London -6 7 £323 -10.41% 3
East of England +6 5 £275 -12.00% 3
North West -17 4 - - 2
North East -23 4 £190 -7.31%
East Midlands - 3 £199 - 1
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Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 179 (65.33%) Security Cleared
2 144 (52.55%) SC Cleared
3 47 (17.15%) Windows
4 46 (16.79%) Degree
5 43 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (15.69%) Linux
6 41 (14.96%) VMware
6 41 (14.96%) Software Engineering
7 40 (14.60%) Oracle
8 35 (12.77%) C#
9 34 (12.41%) Rational DOORS
10 32 (11.68%) Microsoft
11 31 (11.31%) SQL
11 31 (11.31%) .NET
11 31 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (10.22%) Project Management
13 27 (9.85%) UML
13 27 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (9.49%) TOGAF
14 26 (9.49%) C
15 25 (9.12%) Java
15 25 (9.12%) DV Cleared
16 22 (8.03%) Oracle BI EE
17 21 (7.66%) Technical Architecture
17 21 (7.66%) Finance
18 19 (6.93%) Oracle Database
19 18 (6.57%) WebLogic
19 18 (6.57%) ITIL
19 18 (6.57%) UNIX
20 17 (6.20%) Requirements Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (6.57%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (2.19%) Apache
4 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.09%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.73%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.36%) IIS
7 1 (0.36%) Node.js
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (5.11%) MS Office
2 12 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.46%) Windchill
4 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) Simulink
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.38%) Firewall
2 10 (3.65%) SMTP
2 10 (3.65%) X.400
3 9 (3.28%) Network Security
4 7 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (2.55%) VoIP
5 6 (2.19%) LAN
5 6 (2.19%) SAN
6 5 (1.82%) X.500
6 5 (1.82%) 4G
7 3 (1.09%) IPsec
7 3 (1.09%) VPN
7 3 (1.09%) DNS
7 3 (1.09%) SSL
7 3 (1.09%) WAN
7 3 (1.09%) HTTP
8 2 (0.73%) ATM
8 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.36%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.03%) Oracle BI EE
2 19 (6.93%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (5.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (4.01%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (4.01%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.73%) Big Data
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.73%) MySQL
8 2 (0.73%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 34 (12.41%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (4.01%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.92%) ClearCase
5 7 (2.55%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.19%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.46%) Selenium
7 4 (1.46%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (1.09%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.09%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.09%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.73%) NUnit
9 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.73%) Subversion
10 1 (0.36%) JIRA
10 1 (0.36%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 21 (7.66%) Finance
2 10 (3.65%) Electronics
3 5 (1.82%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.46%) Marketing
4 4 (1.46%) Avionics
5 3 (1.09%) Games
6 2 (0.73%) French Language
6 2 (0.73%) German Language
6 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (17.52%) Architect
2 40 (14.60%) Analyst
3 31 (11.31%) Software Engineer
4 26 (9.49%) Developer
5 21 (7.66%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (6.93%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.74%) Oracle Architect
8 11 (4.01%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.01%) Systems Architect
9 9 (3.28%) Consultant
9 9 (3.28%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 8 (2.92%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (2.55%) Test Engineer
11 7 (2.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.55%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (2.55%) Requirements Analyst
12 6 (2.19%) Enterprise Architect
12 6 (2.19%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.19%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.31%) .NET
2 16 (5.84%) CSS
3 13 (4.74%) HTML
4 10 (3.65%) JSP
4 10 (3.65%) jQuery
5 9 (3.28%) Ajax
6 8 (2.92%) Middleware
7 7 (2.55%) XML
8 6 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.09%) XSLT
10 2 (0.73%) Web Services
10 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.73%) XML-RPC
10 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.36%) Java EE
11 1 (0.36%) wxWidgets
11 1 (0.36%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.36%) Spring
11 1 (0.36%) Motif
11 1 (0.36%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.82%) Economics
3 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.46%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.09%) Replication
6 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.73%) PKI
6 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.36%) Physics
7 1 (0.36%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.36%) CESG
7 1 (0.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.15%) Windows
2 43 (15.69%) Linux
3 18 (6.57%) UNIX
4 14 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.55%) HPUX
7 3 (1.09%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (14.96%) Software Engineering
2 31 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.22%) Project Management
4 27 (9.85%) UML
5 26 (9.49%) TOGAF
6 21 (7.66%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (6.57%) ITIL
8 17 (6.20%) Requirements Management
9 16 (5.84%) Analytics
10 15 (5.47%) SDLC
11 14 (5.11%) Information Architecture
11 14 (5.11%) Use Case
11 14 (5.11%) E-business
12 13 (4.74%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.38%) Service Management
14 10 (3.65%) Configuration Management
14 10 (3.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (3.65%) Information Security
14 10 (3.65%) Requirements Engineering
15 9 (3.28%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.77%) C#
2 31 (11.31%) SQL
3 26 (9.49%) C
4 25 (9.12%) Java
5 14 (5.11%) C++
6 11 (4.01%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.01%) VB
6 11 (4.01%) Python
7 10 (3.65%) VBScript
8 8 (2.92%) Perl
8 8 (2.92%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.55%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.19%) VBA
10 6 (2.19%) Ada
10 6 (2.19%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.73%) PHP
12 2 (0.73%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.73%) Korn
Qualifications
1 179 (65.33%) Security Cleared
2 144 (52.55%) SC Cleared
3 46 (16.79%) Degree
4 25 (9.12%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.19%) HND
6 4 (1.46%) ISEB
6 4 (1.46%) APMP
7 3 (1.09%) HNC
7 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.09%) CISSP
7 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.09%) PMP
7 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.09%) CISM
8 2 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.73%) CCNP
9 1 (0.36%) CCNA
9 1 (0.36%) MCSE
9 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.55%) DO-178B
2 5 (1.82%) IEC 61508
2 5 (1.82%) ARP4754
2 5 (1.82%) ARP4761
3 4 (1.46%) DO-254
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 27 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.36%) Firmware
6 1 (0.36%) XenApp
6 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.09%) Netcool
3 2 (0.73%) OVSD
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (14.96%) VMware
2 40 (14.60%) Oracle
3 32 (11.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.74%) HP
4 13 (4.74%) Cisco
5 11 (4.01%) Citrix
6 8 (2.92%) SolarWinds
7 7 (2.55%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.19%) i2
9 5 (1.82%) Juniper
9 5 (1.82%) IBM
9 5 (1.82%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.09%) Clearswift
10 3 (1.09%) EMC
10 3 (1.09%) NetApp
11 2 (0.73%) Dell
11 2 (0.73%) Remedy
11 2 (0.73%) IronPort
11 2 (0.73%) 3Com
12 1 (0.36%) Lumension
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