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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Military
Rank 117 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Military 24 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.88% 0.90%
As % of the General category 2.46% 2.67% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 11
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£336 £410 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.04% +6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £583 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £385
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.88%
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
977 938 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.48% 33.18% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 568 609
Average daily rate £415 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 36
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.75 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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 5 March 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
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 5 March 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 +8 12 £288 -4.16% 5
Bristol -13 6 £343 -14.25% 4
Gloucestershire -15 3 - -
Somerset -1 2 - - 2
Devon - - - - 2
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 50 (89.29%) Security Cleared
2 35 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 13 (23.21%) Windows
5 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (17.86%) Project Management
8 9 (16.07%) SQL
9 8 (14.29%) MCSE
9 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 8 (14.29%) Finance
9 8 (14.29%) Degree
10 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.71%) C
10 6 (10.71%) C++
10 6 (10.71%) Java
10 6 (10.71%) Remedy
10 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
10 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
11 5 (8.93%) UNIX
11 5 (8.93%) MODAF
12 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
12 4 (7.14%) ITIL
12 4 (7.14%) UML
12 4 (7.14%) Service Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.36%) Lync
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.36%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) VoIP
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) MS Access
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) NetBeans
2 2 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
2 5 (8.93%) Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Programmer
3 4 (7.14%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Administrator
4 3 (5.36%) Architect
4 3 (5.36%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Systems Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Project Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) JSP
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
1 2 (3.57%) XML
1 2 (3.57%) XSLT
1 2 (3.57%) Spring
1 2 (3.57%) GWT
1 2 (3.57%) JPA
1 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Open Source
2 3 (5.36%) Physics
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.93%) UNIX
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Project Management
2 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (8.93%) MODAF
5 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.14%) Service Management
5 4 (7.14%) ITIL
5 4 (7.14%) UML
5 4 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.36%) Monte Carlo Method
6 3 (5.36%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (5.36%) Markov Chain
6 3 (5.36%) Line Management
6 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Information Security
6 3 (5.36%) Information Management
6 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) C
2 6 (10.71%) C++
2 6 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (89.29%) Security Cleared
2 35 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (14.29%) MCSE
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 4 (7.14%) VCP4
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.36%) MCTS
8 1 (1.79%) CCNA
8 1 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.79%) ARP4754
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) SCCM
1 3 (5.36%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.71%) Remedy
2 3 (5.36%) McAfee
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 2 (3.57%) HP
3 2 (3.57%) BT
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) i2
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) ANSYS
4 1 (1.79%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.79%) EMC
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
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