The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 20 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Military 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.49% 2.00% 0.95%
As % of the General category 5.56% 13.33% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
+20.47% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.70 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -13.64%
Military
Hampshire

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

General Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
36 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.87% 15.00% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Average daily rate £365 £363 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £285 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £423 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 £31.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Military
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (10.00%) DVB
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Information Officer
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Migration Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Officer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) Java RMI
3 1 (10.00%) JavaFX
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Swing
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) HPUX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (10.00%) SysML
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Tcl
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCAD
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSD
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft