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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Military
England / South West
Rank 115 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Military 21 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 1.14% 0.82%
As % of the General category 2.35% 3.49% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 14
Median daily rate £375 £383 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +17.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £470 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £405 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £40.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% +5.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.40 £35.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £43.70 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £43.00 £36.70
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +17.16%

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
894 974 997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.09% 32.53% 31.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 667 670
Median daily rate £390 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 54 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £21.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £57.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +10 9 £386 -5.79% 2
Wiltshire -7 7 £393 +12.28% 1
Gloucestershire +1 2 £375 -11.76% 1
Somerset -1 2 - -
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 28 (47.46%) SC Cleared
3 24 (40.68%) ITIL
4 18 (30.51%) Problem Management
4 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (28.81%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (27.12%) Service Management
7 15 (25.42%) Windows
8 13 (22.03%) Change Management
8 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
9 12 (20.34%) HP
9 12 (20.34%) VMware
9 12 (20.34%) Business Continuity
9 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (16.95%) Replication
10 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 9 (15.25%) Scrum
12 8 (13.56%) Finance
13 6 (10.17%) Requirements Management
13 6 (10.17%) Project Management
13 6 (10.17%) SQL
14 5 (8.47%) C++
14 5 (8.47%) UML
14 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
14 5 (8.47%) Human Factors
14 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
14 5 (8.47%) CESG
14 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
14 5 (8.47%) Rational DOORS

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 4 (6.78%) Apache
1 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.69%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SAN
1 3 (5.08%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) ATM
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) OSPF
2 1 (1.69%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (1.69%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VLAN
2 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (3.39%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.69%) GIS
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Avionics
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Problem Manager
2 5 (8.47%) Analyst
2 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Coordinator
3 4 (6.78%) Java Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Architect
4 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Problem Manager
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Project Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Technician
5 2 (3.39%) Service Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) CSS
1 4 (6.78%) HTML
1 4 (6.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Replication
3 5 (8.47%) CESG
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.39%) RIA
6 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) ITIL
2 18 (30.51%) Problem Management
3 16 (27.12%) Service Management
4 13 (22.03%) Change Management
5 12 (20.34%) Business Continuity
6 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.25%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
8 6 (10.17%) Requirements Management
9 5 (8.47%) Human Factors
9 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) UML
10 4 (6.78%) Change Control
10 4 (6.78%) OO
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
10 4 (6.78%) Time Management
10 4 (6.78%) Web Development
11 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) C++
3 4 (6.78%) Ada
3 4 (6.78%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) Java
4 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 28 (47.46%) SC Cleared
3 17 (28.81%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.78%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) CCNA
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.08%) CISSP
5 3 (5.08%) CLAS
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.39%) MCSE
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.69%) APMP
7 1 (1.69%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) CIPD
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.69%) MCIPD
7 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.69%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.69%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) Firmware
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) HP
1 12 (20.34%) VMware
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Sophos
3 2 (3.39%) Veeam
4 1 (1.69%) PTC
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
4 1 (1.69%) Sun