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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 471 482 446
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Contract jobs citing Military 127 64 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.62% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 21 33
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£340 £321 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £255 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £403 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £334 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.20% -9.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 22
Average hourly rate £38.75 £34.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +0.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £31.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £38.71 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.97% -2.85%
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
20409 19820 19855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.70% 41.85% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13284 12899 11897
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 513 734
Average hourly rate £22.67 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +13 67 £350 +2.94% 13
South West -16 35 £340 +5.90% 23
London +15 9 £315 - 5
East of England -9 9 £288 +12.74% 5
North East - 2 £344 -
Yorkshire - 1 £100 -
East Midlands - - - - 7
North West - - - - 6
Military
UK

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 191 (79.58%) Security Cleared
2 131 (54.58%) SC Cleared
3 62 (25.83%) Windows
4 57 (23.75%) Microsoft
5 52 (21.67%) DV Cleared
6 35 (14.58%) ITIL
7 27 (11.25%) VMware
7 27 (11.25%) Degree
8 26 (10.83%) Project Management
9 24 (10.00%) X.400
9 24 (10.00%) X.500
9 24 (10.00%) Oracle
10 23 (9.58%) MS Office
10 23 (9.58%) C
10 23 (9.58%) SQL
10 23 (9.58%) MS Excel
10 23 (9.58%) SharePoint
11 21 (8.75%) MS Exchange
12 20 (8.33%) UNIX
12 20 (8.33%) Service Management
12 20 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 20 (8.33%) Management Information System
12 20 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 19 (7.92%) Firewall
13 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (7.92%) PowerShell
13 19 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (7.50%) Forefront TMG
14 18 (7.50%) Active Directory
14 18 (7.50%) UML

Military
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.75%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (4.17%) IIS
4 9 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.33%) Lync
6 5 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.25%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.25%) SAS
7 3 (1.25%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 23 (9.58%) MS Office
1 23 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (4.58%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.67%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.83%) TRIRIGA
4 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.42%) Maximo
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.42%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.00%) X.400
1 24 (10.00%) X.500
2 19 (7.92%) Firewall
3 15 (6.25%) SMTP
4 12 (5.00%) Internet
5 11 (4.58%) FTP
5 11 (4.58%) HTTP
6 8 (3.33%) SAN
7 7 (2.92%) LDAP
8 5 (2.08%) VoIP
9 4 (1.67%) S/MIME
10 3 (1.25%) LAN
10 3 (1.25%) WAN
11 2 (0.83%) NAS
11 2 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.42%) Wireless
12 1 (0.42%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.42%) MPLS
12 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.92%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.25%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (1.25%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (1.25%) MySQL
5 3 (1.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.08%) RequisitePro
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.25%) NetBeans
4 3 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.42%) ProC
6 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (6.25%) Finance
2 13 (5.42%) Aerospace
3 10 (4.17%) Electronics
4 3 (1.25%) Avionics
5 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (15.42%) Analyst
2 19 (7.92%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (7.50%) Architect
4 16 (6.67%) Developer
5 15 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 14 (5.83%) Consultant
6 14 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.17%) Build Engineer
8 10 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.33%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.33%) Change Manager
10 7 (2.92%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (2.92%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.92%) Administrator
11 6 (2.50%) Desktop Support
11 6 (2.50%) Test Engineer
12 5 (2.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.08%) Service Analyst
12 5 (2.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.42%) XML
2 8 (3.33%) .NET
3 7 (2.92%) JSP
4 6 (2.50%) HTML
5 5 (2.08%) Web Services
6 4 (1.67%) CSS
7 3 (1.25%) jQuery
7 3 (1.25%) Ajax
8 2 (0.83%) Swing
9 1 (0.42%) Spring
9 1 (0.42%) OpenGL
9 1 (0.42%) SOAP
9 1 (0.42%) GWT
9 1 (0.42%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.42%) JSON
9 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.42%) JPA
9 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.92%) Economics
4 6 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.67%) Physics
5 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.67%) CMDB
6 3 (1.25%) NHS
6 3 (1.25%) Open Source
7 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.83%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.83%) Biometrics
7 2 (0.83%) GIS
7 2 (0.83%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.42%) VLE
8 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.83%) Windows
2 20 (8.33%) UNIX
3 17 (7.08%) Windows 7
3 17 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (3.75%) Linux
5 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.42%) VMS
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.58%) ITIL
2 26 (10.83%) Project Management
3 20 (8.33%) Service Management
3 20 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 20 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 18 (7.50%) UML
5 15 (6.25%) Change Management
6 14 (5.83%) Configuration Management
6 14 (5.83%) Integration Testing
7 13 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (5.42%) Risk Management
8 11 (4.58%) Use Case
9 10 (4.17%) Requirements Management
9 10 (4.17%) Change Control
10 9 (3.75%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (3.75%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.33%) Data Modelling
11 8 (3.33%) Validation
12 7 (2.92%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.58%) C
1 23 (9.58%) SQL
2 19 (7.92%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.83%) VBScript
3 14 (5.83%) C++
4 11 (4.58%) Java
5 7 (2.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.92%) C#
5 7 (2.92%) VBA
6 5 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.25%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.25%) PHP
7 3 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.83%) Ada
8 2 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.42%) Delphi
9 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 191 (79.58%) Security Cleared
2 131 (54.58%) SC Cleared
3 52 (21.67%) DV Cleared
4 27 (11.25%) Degree
5 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.83%) MCSE
7 5 (2.08%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.08%) MCTS
8 4 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.25%) MOS
9 3 (1.25%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.83%) MAPM
10 2 (0.83%) APMP
10 2 (0.83%) CCNA
11 1 (0.42%) GCIH
11 1 (0.42%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.50%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) SLA
3 3 (1.25%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.83%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.83%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.42%) ARP4754
System Software
1 18 (7.50%) Forefront TMG
1 18 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.08%) Firmware
5 3 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.08%) SCCM
4 4 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.25%) MOM
6 2 (0.83%) Netcool
7 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.25%) VMware
3 24 (10.00%) Oracle
4 14 (5.83%) Remedy
4 14 (5.83%) Clearswift
5 12 (5.00%) Cisco
6 10 (4.17%) IBM
7 8 (3.33%) SAP
8 7 (2.92%) HP
9 6 (2.50%) McAfee
10 5 (2.08%) EMC
10 5 (2.08%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.67%) NetApp
11 4 (1.67%) Primavera
12 3 (1.25%) Symantec
12 3 (1.25%) CA
12 3 (1.25%) Lumension
13 2 (0.83%) Progress
13 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.83%) Adobe
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Rate: £450-£520/Day
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
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Rate: From £35 to £38 per hour Dep On Exp
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Boeing
Rate: Competitive
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Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour
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Stockport
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour
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Yeovil
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Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
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