The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Military 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.20% - 1.48%
As % of the General category 3.41% - 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£280 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £355 £318
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
88 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.34% 29.68% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 32 44
Average daily rate £363 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -6.25%
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 Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Military across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Military
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Military across the Middlesex region.

Military Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Military across the Middlesex region.

Military Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) Electronics
3 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) UML
5 7 (43.75%) C++
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (31.25%) Requirements Management
7 3 (18.75%) C
7 3 (18.75%) Validation
7 3 (18.75%) Device Driver
7 3 (18.75%) Debian
7 3 (18.75%) Intel
7 3 (18.75%) STL
7 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
7 3 (18.75%) Automake
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Swing
8 2 (12.50%) IBM
9 1 (6.25%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) LabWindows
9 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (6.25%) EMC
9 1 (6.25%) Pegasus

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LabWindows
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (18.75%) Automake
3 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (6.25%) RequisitePro
General
1 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Test Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) STL
2 2 (12.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 5 (31.25%) Requirements Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) V-Model
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
3 3 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Intel
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Pegasus