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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 155 141 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing Military 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.24% 0.032%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.68% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £348 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £37.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +76.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.83 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +3.12%
Military
England

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
1236 1326 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.94% 35.65% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 743 601
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 42
Median hourly rate £20.50 £15.98 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.32% -41.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £47.58 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 4 - - 1
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
4 4 (21.05%) ISEB
4 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
4 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) System Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
4 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
4 4 (21.05%) Skype
5 3 (15.79%) Multimedia
5 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) 3ds Max
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
3 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.53%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.26%) MagicDraw
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Robot
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
1 3 (15.79%) Multimedia
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Multimedia Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos BI Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Flash
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) SGML
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) XSD
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
1 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
3 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (21.05%) System Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Management
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Ada
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) ISEB
3 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Autodesk
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle