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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Military
Rank 107 108 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing Military 39 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.19% 1.15% 1.31%
As % of the General category 3.94% 3.40% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 7
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£345 £333 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £95 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £460 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £340 £370
% change year-on-year
-2.20% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £34.42 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.92% -27.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £34.32 £35.39
% change year-on-year
+24.56% -3.03%
Military
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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
990 1028 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.23% 33.77% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 689 475
Average daily rate £400 £380 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 48 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +70.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Bristol +6 13 £370 -13.45% 1
Dorset +2 8 - - 4
Gloucestershire 0 7 - -
Wiltshire -10 6 £372 +246.04% 2
Somerset +3 2 - - 2
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 35 (50.72%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) UML
4 13 (18.84%) Degree
4 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (17.39%) Project Management
6 11 (15.94%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (13.04%) SQL
7 9 (13.04%) C
8 8 (11.59%) Cisco
8 8 (11.59%) Finance
8 8 (11.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (11.59%) Network Security
9 7 (10.14%) MODAF
9 7 (10.14%) SysML
9 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
9 7 (10.14%) Java
10 6 (8.70%) VoIP
10 6 (8.70%) HTML
10 6 (8.70%) CSS
10 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.70%) Firewall
10 6 (8.70%) Time Management
10 6 (8.70%) Requirements Engineering
11 5 (7.25%) ArcSight
11 5 (7.25%) SIEM
11 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (7.25%) Web Development
11 5 (7.25%) SolarWinds
11 5 (7.25%) Computer Forensics

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (7.25%) Apache
1 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.45%) Node.js
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.80%) Windchill
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Network Security
2 6 (8.70%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) VoIP
3 5 (7.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.35%) 4G
5 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.45%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.45%) WebEx
5 1 (1.45%) VLAN
5 1 (1.45%) Wireless
5 1 (1.45%) DHCP
5 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) VPN
5 1 (1.45%) DNS
5 1 (1.45%) Intranet
5 1 (1.45%) OSPF
5 1 (1.45%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) MS Access
2 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Publishing
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Systems Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Network Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.80%) VBA Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Network Security Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Communications Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Business Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Requirements Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) CSS
1 6 (8.70%) HTML
2 5 (7.25%) JSP
3 4 (5.80%) XML
3 4 (5.80%) XSLT
4 2 (2.90%) Middleware
5 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.45%) Spring
5 1 (1.45%) Java EE
5 1 (1.45%) jQuery
5 1 (1.45%) HTML5
5 1 (1.45%) CSS3
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) UML
2 12 (17.39%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) MODAF
3 7 (10.14%) SysML
4 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.70%) Time Management
4 6 (8.70%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Security
5 5 (7.25%) Web Development
5 5 (7.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (7.25%) Web Design
5 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (7.25%) SIEM
5 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (5.80%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (5.80%) Information Management
6 4 (5.80%) Information Security
6 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.80%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) C
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) VBScript
3 4 (5.80%) VB
3 4 (5.80%) VBA
4 2 (2.90%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) Ada
5 1 (1.45%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.84%) Degree
4 8 (11.59%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) APMP
6 1 (1.45%) CCIA
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) CCA
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCEA
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Cisco
2 5 (7.25%) Juniper
2 5 (7.25%) SolarWinds
2 5 (7.25%) ArcSight
3 4 (5.80%) i2
4 2 (2.90%) EMC
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) Remedy
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
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