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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Military
Rank 117 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing Military 23 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.98% 0.88%
As % of the General category 2.26% 3.02% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 12
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£333 £400 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.87% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £295 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.94% -23.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.70 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £41.51 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +18.58%
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
1018 796 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.90% 32.46% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 534 615
Average daily rate £425 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £269 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 32 48
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 £12.78 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Military across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Military Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
Wiltshire -1 11 £288 -4.16% 1
Bristol -12 5 £405 +1.25% 2
Gloucestershire -19 3 - - 1
Somerset - 3 - - 6
Devon - - - - 1
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 51 (83.61%) Security Cleared
2 37 (60.66%) SC Cleared
3 17 (27.87%) Windows
4 15 (24.59%) DV Cleared
5 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
6 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (14.75%) Project Management
7 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
7 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.11%) MCSE
8 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
8 8 (13.11%) Remedy
8 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (13.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (11.48%) C++
9 7 (11.48%) SQL
9 7 (11.48%) UNIX
9 7 (11.48%) Finance
9 7 (11.48%) Degree
10 6 (9.84%) Aerospace
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL
10 6 (9.84%) Java
10 6 (9.84%) Service Management
10 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
11 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
11 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
11 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
11 5 (8.20%) MCTS
12 4 (6.56%) Information Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.92%) Lync
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.92%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.28%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) VoIP
2 2 (3.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) NetBeans
1 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.28%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Analyst
2 7 (11.48%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Programmer
5 4 (6.56%) Administrator
5 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Desktop Support
6 3 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) GWT
1 2 (3.28%) JPA
1 2 (3.28%) Apache Camel
1 2 (3.28%) Spring
1 2 (3.28%) JSP
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Physics
2 3 (4.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.28%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.28%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.48%) UNIX
4 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Project Management
1 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
2 6 (9.84%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Service Management
3 4 (6.56%) Information Management
3 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
4 3 (4.92%) UML
4 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.92%) MODAF
4 3 (4.92%) Bayesian Methods
4 3 (4.92%) Markov Chain
4 3 (4.92%) Line Management
4 3 (4.92%) Monte Carlo Method
4 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
4 3 (4.92%) Time Management
5 2 (3.28%) Use Case
5 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) C++
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) C
4 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) Security Cleared
2 37 (60.66%) SC Cleared
3 15 (24.59%) DV Cleared
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (13.11%) MCSE
6 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 5 (8.20%) MCTS
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.28%) APMP
10 1 (1.64%) CCNA
10 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.64%) ARP4754
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Remedy
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) McAfee
4 3 (4.92%) HP
5 2 (3.28%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) BT
5 2 (3.28%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) ANSYS
6 1 (1.64%) RedPrairie
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