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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 98 79 108
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Contract jobs citing Military 44 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 1.31% 0.88%
As % of the General category 3.72% 4.08% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 13
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£313 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £241 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £355 £309
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +14.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £41.23 £34.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.26% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £34.00 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1184 710 1257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.69% 32.18% 40.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 482 840
Average daily rate £400 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 69
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.48 £40.75 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -10 12 £105 -71.23% 2
Gloucestershire -7 11 £418 - 4
Bristol -20 9 £280 -13.97% 4
Devon - 3 £330 - 1
Somerset -16 2 - - 1
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 58 (79.45%) Security Cleared
2 42 (57.53%) SC Cleared
3 22 (30.14%) Windows
4 19 (26.03%) DV Cleared
5 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
5 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
5 13 (17.81%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
6 12 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (16.44%) Project Management
7 11 (15.07%) Remedy
7 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
7 11 (15.07%) UML
7 11 (15.07%) ITIL
7 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (15.07%) Requirements Management
8 10 (13.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (10.96%) Degree
9 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
9 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
9 8 (10.96%) Service Management
10 7 (9.59%) Validation
10 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.59%) UNIX
10 7 (9.59%) MCSE
11 6 (8.22%) MATLAB
11 6 (8.22%) Aerospace
11 6 (8.22%) Risk Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.22%) Lync
4 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.74%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (8.22%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.22%) Administrator
5 6 (8.22%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Desktop Support
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.11%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.59%) UNIX
4 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) Project Management
2 11 (15.07%) UML
2 11 (15.07%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
2 11 (15.07%) Requirements Management
3 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.96%) Service Management
4 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.59%) Validation
5 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
5 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.85%) Information Management
6 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.48%) Change Control
7 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Data Analytics
8 3 (4.11%) Analytics
8 3 (4.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Logistics
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) MATLAB
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) Java
3 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.37%) C
3 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 58 (79.45%) Security Cleared
2 42 (57.53%) SC Cleared
3 19 (26.03%) DV Cleared
4 12 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.96%) Degree
6 7 (9.59%) MCSE
7 5 (6.85%) MCTS
8 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.11%) CBAP
9 2 (2.74%) MAPM
10 1 (1.37%) APMP
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) SCCM
1 5 (6.85%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Remedy
3 5 (6.85%) McAfee
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) HP
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.37%) EMC
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec
6 1 (1.37%) Lumension
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