The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Middlesex region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 26 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Military 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.88% 1.30% -
As % of the General category 2.82% 3.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +14.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.32 £36.64 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +4.69%
General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
71 77 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.28% 33.33% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 34 36
Average daily rate £375 £313 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £541 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £29.00 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Military
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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 28 July 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 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Electronics
3 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
4 11 (64.71%) C++
5 10 (58.82%) Linux
6 9 (52.94%) UML
7 7 (41.18%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
7 7 (41.18%) Validation
7 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
8 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
9 5 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (23.53%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (17.65%) C
11 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
11 3 (17.65%) Debian
11 3 (17.65%) STL
11 3 (17.65%) Intel
11 3 (17.65%) Automake
12 2 (11.76%) Degree
12 2 (11.76%) IBM
13 1 (5.88%) Retail
13 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
13 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
13 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
13 1 (5.88%) Firmware
13 1 (5.88%) RequisitePro
13 1 (5.88%) Management Information System

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (23.53%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (17.65%) Automake
4 1 (5.88%) RequisitePro
General
1 13 (76.47%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Hardware Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Physics
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) Validation
3 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
4 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) V-Model
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
3 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Intel
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 48 minutes ago