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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 25 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Military 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.63% 0.80% 1.43%
As % of the General category 4.49% 2.25% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 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 £325 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.79 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -6.66%
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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
89 89 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 36.33% 35.74% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 49
Average daily rate £359 £344 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.36% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £588 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £26.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 August 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 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) Electronics
3 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 10 (55.56%) UML
5 10 (55.56%) C++
6 8 (44.44%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) OO
6 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
7 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
7 6 (33.33%) Validation
8 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
8 5 (27.78%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (16.67%) Automake
10 3 (16.67%) STL
10 3 (16.67%) Intel
10 3 (16.67%) C
10 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
10 3 (16.67%) Debian
11 2 (11.11%) Swing
11 2 (11.11%) IBM
11 2 (11.11%) Degree
12 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
12 1 (5.56%) Physics
12 1 (5.56%) Use Case
12 1 (5.56%) Retail
12 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
12 1 (5.56%) V-Model

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (27.78%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (16.67%) Automake
4 1 (5.56%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (77.78%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Hardware Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) STL
2 2 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) UML
3 8 (44.44%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 6 (33.33%) Validation
5 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) V-Model
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Intel
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Pegasus