The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank - 56 43
Contract jobs citing Military 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the General category - 0.64% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.34% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.70 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+17.16% -13.64%
Military
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
131 157 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.39% 30.19% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 114 113
Average daily rate £375 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £474 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £60.03 £16.25 £11.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+269.38% +41.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.72 £11.00 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.50 £27.50 £13.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Military
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) DirectX
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
1 3 (50.00%) WPF
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) Multicast
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Military
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) DirectX
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
1 3 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft