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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 126 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Military 13 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 1.10% 0.99%
As % of the General category 1.51% 3.64% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 11
Median daily rate £375 £345 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £490 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 10
Median hourly rate £39.00 £41.24 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.83 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +3.12%
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
862 934 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.92% 30.33% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 652 674
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 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 69 57
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.32 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £53.84 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -7 6 £375 +15.38% 2
Gloucestershire -5 3 £375 -16.66% 6
Somerset +4 2 - - 1
Dorset -9 2 - -
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 26 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) C++
6 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
6 7 (19.44%) Degree
6 7 (19.44%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (16.67%) Java
7 6 (16.67%) Cisco
8 5 (13.89%) Project Management
8 5 (13.89%) HND
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Time Management
9 4 (11.11%) Def Stans
9 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
9 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
9 4 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) C
9 4 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (11.11%) WAN
10 3 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Linux
10 3 (8.33%) C#
10 3 (8.33%) SQL
10 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
10 3 (8.33%) BGP

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 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) BGP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) IPsec
2 3 (8.33%) MPLS
2 3 (8.33%) OSPF
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) RS-422
4 1 (2.78%) RSVP
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.33%) Billing
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Avionics
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Java Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Designer
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Designer
5 2 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) J2EE
1 2 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (2.78%) JavaFX
2 1 (2.78%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.56%) CESG
1 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Time Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 4 (11.11%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) UML
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (8.33%) Change Control
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C++
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) C
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Ada
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) HND
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.33%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.56%) HNC
7 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.78%) ISEB
7 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.78%) MCSE
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Def Stans
2 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.56%) TickIT
3 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.78%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.78%) GCP
3 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
2 3 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.78%) BT
4 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) Sophos
4 1 (2.78%) Veeam