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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 111 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Military 26 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 1.18% 1.30%
As % of the General category 3.06% 3.69% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 32
Median daily rate £341 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% +55.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £305 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £389 £330
% change year-on-year
-13.82% +17.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 4
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.23 £40.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% +3.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £34.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £48.00 £42.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +0.95%
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
850 1058 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.00% 31.95% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 705 804
Median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 70 44
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £17.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £48.50 £41.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 9 £325 -22.38% 4
Gloucestershire +4 8 £338 - 4
Wiltshire +3 5 £333 -31.44%
Somerset +26 2 - - 3
Dorset -8 2 £350 - 3
Military
England

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 20 (48.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
5 7 (17.07%) Requirements Management
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) UML
6 6 (14.63%) Java
6 6 (14.63%) WAN
6 6 (14.63%) CCNP
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (14.63%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Finance
6 6 (14.63%) Use Case
7 5 (12.20%) SCCM
7 5 (12.20%) Degree
7 5 (12.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (12.20%) V-Model
7 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) CESG
7 5 (12.20%) ASIC
7 5 (12.20%) Firewall
7 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
7 5 (12.20%) IBM
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.76%) Firmware
8 4 (9.76%) CCNA
8 4 (9.76%) SNMP
8 4 (9.76%) DHCP

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 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Moodle
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
1 2 (4.88%) Windchill
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) WAN
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) SNMP
4 3 (7.32%) VoIP
5 2 (4.88%) BGP
5 2 (4.88%) IPsec
5 2 (4.88%) MPLS
5 2 (4.88%) OSPF
5 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.44%) RS-422
6 1 (2.44%) RSVP
6 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) GIS
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.88%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Avionics
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Network Support
4 3 (7.32%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) ASIC Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Data Scientist
5 2 (4.88%) Designer
5 2 (4.88%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Service Design Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) Django
2 2 (4.88%) GWT
2 2 (4.88%) JavaFX
2 2 (4.88%) JSP
2 2 (4.88%) TensorFlow
2 2 (4.88%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) ASIC
1 5 (12.20%) CESG
1 5 (12.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) RIA
2 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.88%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Neural Network
3 2 (4.88%) Ontologies
3 2 (4.88%) Remote Sensing
3 2 (4.88%) Semantic Web
3 2 (4.88%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
1 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
1 7 (17.07%) Requirements Management
1 7 (17.07%) UML
2 6 (14.63%) Service Management
2 6 (14.63%) Use Case
3 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
3 5 (12.20%) V-Model
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Change Control
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Human Factors
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C++
2 6 (14.63%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Ada
4 2 (4.88%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 20 (48.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) CCNP
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.20%) Degree
6 4 (9.76%) CCNA
7 2 (4.88%) CCDA
7 2 (4.88%) HND
7 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
7 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.44%) CISSP
8 1 (2.44%) GCIA
8 1 (2.44%) HNC
8 1 (2.44%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Def Stans
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.44%) GCP
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Snort
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) Kibana
2 2 (4.88%) Netcool
2 2 (4.88%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) IBM
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Facebook
3 2 (4.88%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) i2
3 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.88%) Juniper
4 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.44%) BT
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Nintex
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) Sophos
4 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.44%) Veeam
4 1 (2.44%) VMware