The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South East region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 182 199 204
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing Military 62 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the General category 1.93% 1.30% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 14
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£350 £366 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £366 £315
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.35 £34.14 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £42.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.79 £36.64 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.34% -0.29%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3213 3067 3885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.53% 36.38% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1495 1677
Average daily rate £370 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 136 167
Average hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Military
England

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Military
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Military
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Military Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Military
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +9 54 £350 -11.39% 5
Middlesex 0 4 £315 +1.61% 3
Berkshire +3 1 - - 1
Surrey -2 1 £248 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £575 - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 143 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 86 (55.13%) SC Cleared
3 48 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 33 (21.15%) Windows
5 32 (20.51%) MS Excel
6 30 (19.23%) C
7 29 (18.59%) Oracle
8 27 (17.31%) X.400
9 26 (16.67%) X.500
9 26 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
10 25 (16.03%) DV Cleared
11 20 (12.82%) VMware
12 19 (12.18%) Linux
12 19 (12.18%) UNIX
13 18 (11.54%) SMTP
13 18 (11.54%) Electronics
13 18 (11.54%) Degree
14 17 (10.90%) Firewall
15 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (9.62%) MS Exchange
16 15 (9.62%) VBScript
16 15 (9.62%) C++
17 14 (8.97%) Java
17 14 (8.97%) Forefront TMG
18 13 (8.33%) PowerShell
18 13 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (8.33%) ITIL
18 13 (8.33%) UML
18 13 (8.33%) SharePoint

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.77%) IIS
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.92%) SAS
7 3 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.92%) Lync
8 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.28%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 32 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.05%) MS Office
3 7 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.31%) X.400
2 26 (16.67%) X.500
3 18 (11.54%) SMTP
4 17 (10.90%) Firewall
5 12 (7.69%) HTTP
6 9 (5.77%) FTP
6 9 (5.77%) Internet
6 9 (5.77%) Network Security
7 6 (3.85%) SAN
7 6 (3.85%) LDAP
8 5 (3.21%) S/MIME
9 2 (1.28%) DNS
10 1 (0.64%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.64%) LAN
10 1 (0.64%) WAN
10 1 (0.64%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.64%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (7.05%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.92%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.64%) DTS
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (4.49%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.56%) Hudson
4 4 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (2.56%) Toad
4 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.92%) Automake
6 2 (1.28%) Subversion
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.64%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.64%) ProC
7 1 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 18 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (1.92%) Finance
3 2 (1.28%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.28%) Avionics
4 1 (0.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Games
4 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (16.03%) Architect
2 16 (10.26%) Analyst
3 13 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 11 (7.05%) Tester
4 11 (7.05%) Consultant
4 11 (7.05%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Developer
5 10 (6.41%) Design Engineer
6 8 (5.13%) Test Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (3.21%) Systems Test Engineer
10 4 (2.56%) Training Consultant
10 4 (2.56%) Applications Architect
10 4 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (2.56%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.05%) .NET
2 10 (6.41%) XML
3 6 (3.85%) HTML
3 6 (3.85%) Web Services
4 5 (3.21%) JSP
5 4 (2.56%) CSS
5 4 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.56%) jQuery
5 4 (2.56%) Ajax
6 3 (1.92%) REST
6 3 (1.92%) XSLT
6 3 (1.92%) Middleware
6 3 (1.92%) Classic ASP
6 3 (1.92%) STL
7 1 (0.64%) SOAP
7 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.64%) JSF
7 1 (0.64%) JFC
7 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.85%) Replication
4 4 (2.56%) Physics
4 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.92%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.92%) CESG
5 3 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.28%) Economics
6 2 (1.28%) Firmware
7 1 (0.64%) Open Source
7 1 (0.64%) VHDL
7 1 (0.64%) Verilog
7 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.15%) Windows
2 19 (12.18%) Linux
2 19 (12.18%) UNIX
3 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.41%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.92%) Debian
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (8.33%) ITIL
2 13 (8.33%) UML
2 13 (8.33%) Migration
3 10 (6.41%) SOA
3 10 (6.41%) Project Management
4 9 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (5.77%) Programme Management
4 9 (5.77%) Unit Testing
5 8 (5.13%) Integration Testing
5 8 (5.13%) Multithreading
5 8 (5.13%) MODAF
5 8 (5.13%) Validation
5 8 (5.13%) Service Management
5 8 (5.13%) OO
6 7 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (4.49%) Risk Management
6 7 (4.49%) Requirements Management
6 7 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.23%) C
2 15 (9.62%) C++
2 15 (9.62%) VBScript
3 14 (8.97%) Java
4 13 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.69%) SQL
6 8 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 7 (4.49%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.49%) C#
7 7 (4.49%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.21%) VBA
9 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.92%) Perl
10 2 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) Tcl
11 1 (0.64%) PHP
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 143 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 86 (55.13%) SC Cleared
3 25 (16.03%) DV Cleared
4 18 (11.54%) Degree
5 5 (3.21%) MOS
5 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.21%) ISEB
5 5 (3.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.56%) MCSE
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.92%) CISA
7 3 (1.92%) CISM
7 3 (1.92%) MBA
7 3 (1.92%) CISSP
7 3 (1.92%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.64%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (8.97%) Forefront TMG
2 13 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.92%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.64%) vSphere
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.28%) MOM
5 1 (0.64%) SCCM
5 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 48 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.59%) Oracle
3 20 (12.82%) VMware
4 13 (8.33%) HP
5 10 (6.41%) Clearswift
6 6 (3.85%) ICL
7 5 (3.21%) IBM
8 4 (2.56%) Cisco
8 4 (2.56%) Adobe
9 3 (1.92%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.92%) Intel
9 3 (1.92%) Software AG
9 3 (1.92%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.92%) Serena
9 3 (1.92%) Open Text
10 2 (1.28%) ESRI
10 2 (1.28%) Symantec
10 2 (1.28%) Progress
11 1 (0.64%) EMC
11 1 (0.64%) Remedy
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