The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 105 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Military 36 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 0.94% 1.02%
As % of the General category 4.50% 3.08% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 22
Median daily rate £290 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £182 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £560 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £320 £342
% change year-on-year
+5.15% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.46 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% +13.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +11.46%
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 South West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
800 973 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.53% 30.52% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 668 770
Median daily rate £388 £380 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 63
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.48 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £27.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.86 £44.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Military as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Military
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Military
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Military Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Military
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Wiltshire +15 27 £286 -11.92%
Bristol +3 5 £390 -13.33% 7
Somerset +26 4 £263 +218.18%
Gloucestershire +2 1 - - 3
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Military.

1 41 (64.06%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.13%) SC Cleared
3 29 (45.31%) ITIL
4 21 (32.81%) Service Management
5 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (26.56%) Problem Management
6 17 (26.56%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (23.44%) Windows
8 14 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 14 (21.88%) Change Management
9 13 (20.31%) VMware
9 13 (20.31%) HP
9 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (18.75%) Business Continuity
11 10 (15.63%) Replication
11 10 (15.63%) CESG
11 10 (15.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (14.06%) C++
13 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
13 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
13 8 (12.50%) Requirements Management
14 7 (10.94%) Rational DOORS
14 7 (10.94%) Scrum
14 7 (10.94%) UML
14 7 (10.94%) CCNA
14 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (9.38%) Java
15 6 (9.38%) VoIP
15 6 (9.38%) Network Architecture

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) InfoPath
1 2 (3.13%) Windchill
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) VoIP
2 4 (6.25%) DHCP
2 4 (6.25%) LAN
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) SNMP
2 4 (6.25%) WAN
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) ATM
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) OSPF
4 1 (1.56%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) NonStop SQL
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.13%) GIS
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Power BI
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Back Office
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Problem Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.69%) Network Support
6 3 (4.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Data Scientist
7 2 (3.13%) Developer
7 2 (3.13%) FPGA Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Problem Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Technician
7 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) CSS
2 2 (3.13%) Django
2 2 (3.13%) GWT
2 2 (3.13%) JavaFX
2 2 (3.13%) JSP
2 2 (3.13%) TensorFlow
2 2 (3.13%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.63%) CESG
2 10 (15.63%) Replication
3 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.81%) ASIC
4 5 (7.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.69%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
6 3 (4.69%) RIA
6 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.13%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (3.13%) Neural Network
7 2 (3.13%) Ontologies
7 2 (3.13%) Remote Sensing
7 2 (3.13%) Semantic Web
7 2 (3.13%) Statistics
8 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) ITIL
2 21 (32.81%) Service Management
3 17 (26.56%) Problem Management
4 14 (21.88%) Change Management
5 12 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) UML
8 6 (9.38%) Network Architecture
8 6 (9.38%) Use Case
9 5 (7.81%) V-Model
10 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (6.25%) Open Source
10 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.69%) Human Factors
11 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
11 3 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) C++
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) SQL
4 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.13%) Ada
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (64.06%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.13%) SC Cleared
3 17 (26.56%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 7 (10.94%) CCNA
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.81%) CCNP
7 4 (6.25%) CISSP
7 4 (6.25%) Degree
8 3 (4.69%) CLAS
8 3 (4.69%) ISEB
9 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (3.13%) CCDA
9 2 (3.13%) MCSE
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.56%) GCIA
10 1 (1.56%) GSEC
10 1 (1.56%) HNC
10 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.56%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) Firmware
4 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) Snort
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) Kibana
3 2 (3.13%) Netcool
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) HP
1 13 (20.31%) VMware
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco
4 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
4 3 (4.69%) Sophos
4 3 (4.69%) Veeam
5 2 (3.13%) Facebook
5 2 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) i2
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.56%) Nintex
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Remedy
6 1 (1.56%) Sun