The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 35 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Military 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% 1.43% 0.24%
As % of the General category 3.51% 6.85% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £377
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £38.63 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £41.24 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.26% -2.96%
Military
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
57 73 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.80% 20.86% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 69
Average daily rate £350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £675 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Military
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) FrameMaker
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Avionics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft