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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 123 100 115
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Contract jobs citing Military 18 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 1.18% 1.03%
As % of the General category 2.15% 3.86% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 11
Median daily rate £385 £407 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.28% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Median hourly rate £42.63 £37.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.20% -12.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £41.48 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -2.40%
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
838 959 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.52% 30.64% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 651 671
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 64 57
Median hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £10.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -6 8 £450 +10.70%
Somerset +10 3 - -
Gloucestershire -3 3 £375 -16.66% 6
Dorset -7 3 - - 1
Bristol -6 1 £210 -47.50% 1
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
2 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Finance
4 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 10 (20.83%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.75%) Degree
5 9 (18.75%) C++
6 8 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 8 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.50%) Linux
7 6 (12.50%) UML
7 6 (12.50%) Big Data
7 6 (12.50%) Time Management
7 6 (12.50%) Requirements Management
8 5 (10.42%) Def Stans
8 5 (10.42%) HND
8 5 (10.42%) Windows
8 5 (10.42%) SQL
8 5 (10.42%) C#
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
9 4 (8.33%) CCNP

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 3 (6.25%) Apache
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) BGP
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) IPsec
2 3 (6.25%) MPLS
2 3 (6.25%) OSPF
2 3 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) 4G
4 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) LTE
4 1 (2.08%) RS-422
4 1 (2.08%) RSVP
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Big Data
2 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.17%) CppUnit
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) NetBeans
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Avionics
5 1 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Java Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Data Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Network Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Data Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Data Network Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) CSS
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) JSP
3 2 (4.17%) J2EE
3 2 (4.17%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) JFC
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.17%) CESG
1 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.08%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
1 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 6 (12.50%) Requirements Management
2 6 (12.50%) Time Management
2 6 (12.50%) UML
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 4 (8.33%) Change Control
4 4 (8.33%) OO
4 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) Network Management
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) C++
2 8 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) C#
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C
5 3 (6.25%) Ada
6 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Security Cleared
2 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) Degree
4 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.42%) HND
6 4 (8.33%) CCNP
7 3 (6.25%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.17%) CCNA
8 2 (4.17%) HNC
8 2 (4.17%) MCSE
9 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.08%) ISEB
9 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
9 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.08%) MCAD
9 1 (2.08%) MCITP
9 1 (2.08%) MCSD
9 1 (2.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Def Stans
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) TickIT
3 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.08%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.08%) GCP
3 1 (2.08%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Firmware
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Cisco
2 4 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 4 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 3 (6.25%) Juniper
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Sourcefire
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.08%) Avaya
5 1 (2.08%) BMC
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) i2
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) Remedy
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.08%) Sophos
5 1 (2.08%) Veeam