The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Military
England / North West
Rank 135 141 145
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Military 4 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.51% 1.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% +21.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.82 £43.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +18.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
792 1223 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.17% 32.38% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 757 672
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £259 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 62 61
Median hourly rate £38.46 £26.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.34% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Military as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Military
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Military
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Military Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Military
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +8 3 - -
Cumbria -2 1 - -
Military
England

Military
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Military also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Military.

1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Avionics
3 3 (50.00%) Ada
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) HOOD
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) VectorCAST
4 2 (33.33%) Hazard Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (33.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (50.00%) Avionics
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) HOOD
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Hazard Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ada
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared