The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 524 504 510
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing Military 138 159 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.68% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 60 51
Median daily rate £326 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £245 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £523 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £370 £336
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +10.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 50 18
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.46 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £37.50 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.51 £52.17 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.46 £36.79
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +15.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19886 23512 21422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.48% 40.23% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13209 14984 13191
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 633 527
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.30 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Military as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Military
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Military within the UK.

Military Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Military
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Military Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Military
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Military within the UK.

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Military
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Military within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Military Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Military
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
England -14 120 £325 -10.95% 34
South East +11 60 £335 -14.10% 10
Hampshire -5 40 £335 -16.25% 9
South West -12 25 £350 -9.96% 14
West Midlands - 11 £300 - 1
Gloucestershire +12 10 £325 - 7
Andover - 10 £350 - 4
Hook -4 8 £324 +2.57%
North West +22 6 £83 -
London +2 6 £228 -28.90% 4
Wiltshire -1 6 £348 -15.14% 4
Bristol -10 6 £375 -0.99% 3
Scotland +11 5 £350 +12.00% 1
Middlesex - 5 £345 -
Herefordshire - 5 £300 -
Lancashire - 5 £83 -
Hereford - 5 £300 -
Cambridgeshire +23 4 £480 +14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £400 +170.27%
Reading +13 4 £250 -
East of England +11 4 £480 +74.54% 4
Berkshire +6 4 £250 -
Salisbury +3 4 £348 -15.24% 1
Huntingdon +2 4 £480 +14.28%
East Midlands -1 4 £83 -58.54%
Preston - 4 £83 -
Milton Keynes +17 3 £400 +170.27%
Glasgow +9 3 £350 - 1
Wales - 3 £408 - 6
Warwickshire - 3 - -

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 with a requirement for Military.

1 151 (65.37%) Security Cleared
2 108 (46.75%) SC Cleared
3 48 (20.78%) Windows
4 38 (16.45%) ITIL
5 35 (15.15%) Linux
6 33 (14.29%) VMware
6 33 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (13.85%) C++
7 32 (13.85%) Microsoft
8 31 (13.42%) MS Office
9 30 (12.99%) DV Cleared
10 27 (11.69%) Service Management
11 26 (11.26%) SharePoint
12 25 (10.82%) .NET
12 25 (10.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (10.82%) Driving Licence
12 25 (10.82%) Windows Server
13 24 (10.39%) Finance
14 22 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (9.09%) Telecoms
15 21 (9.09%) SQL
15 21 (9.09%) Cisco
16 20 (8.66%) C
16 20 (8.66%) MS Excel
16 20 (8.66%) Rational DOORS
16 20 (8.66%) Software Engineering
16 20 (8.66%) Requirements Management
17 19 (8.23%) JavaScript
17 19 (8.23%) SQL Server
18 18 (7.79%) HP

Military
Top Related IT Skills 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 26 (11.26%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (4.33%) Apache
4 10 (4.33%) IIS
5 7 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.03%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.73%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.87%) Moodle
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (13.42%) MS Office
2 20 (8.66%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.30%) 3ds Max
4 3 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.87%) SPSS
5 2 (0.87%) Windchill
6 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.43%) Maximo
3 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.93%) LAN
2 15 (6.49%) WAN
3 14 (6.06%) VoIP
4 13 (5.63%) Firewall
5 12 (5.19%) SNMP
6 9 (3.90%) 4G
6 9 (3.90%) DHCP
7 8 (3.46%) LTE
8 7 (3.03%) SAN
8 7 (3.03%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.60%) VPN
10 5 (2.16%) DNS
10 5 (2.16%) LDAP
11 4 (1.73%) ICMP
11 4 (1.73%) Network Security
11 4 (1.73%) Skype
11 4 (1.73%) SSH
12 3 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.30%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
5 7 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.73%) GIS
8 4 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.87%) MySQL
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (8.66%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (6.49%) Selenium
3 13 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (4.33%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.33%) SpecFlow
6 8 (3.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (2.60%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.16%) HP UFT
8 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.16%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.73%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.73%) NUnit
9 4 (1.73%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.30%) Babel
10 3 (1.30%) MSI
10 3 (1.30%) webpack
10 3 (1.30%) WiX
11 2 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 24 (10.39%) Finance
2 21 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.63%) Aerospace
4 8 (3.46%) Electronics
5 6 (2.60%) Avionics
5 6 (2.60%) Billing
6 5 (2.16%) Back Office
6 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.73%) Marketing
8 3 (1.30%) Law
8 3 (1.30%) Legal
8 3 (1.30%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 32 (13.85%) Developer
1 32 (13.85%) Systems Engineer
2 26 (11.26%) Analyst
3 22 (9.52%) Architect
4 16 (6.93%) Telecoms Engineer
5 12 (5.19%) Software Engineer
6 10 (4.33%) .NET Developer
6 10 (4.33%) Business Analyst
7 9 (3.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (3.46%) Network Engineer
9 7 (3.03%) C++ Developer
9 7 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (3.03%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.03%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.60%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (2.60%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (2.60%) C++/Java Developer
10 6 (2.60%) Embedded Engineer
10 6 (2.60%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (2.60%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.82%) .NET
2 16 (6.93%) Web Services
3 15 (6.49%) CSS
4 14 (6.06%) Ajax
4 14 (6.06%) jQuery
5 12 (5.19%) HTML
6 10 (4.33%) .NET Framework
6 10 (4.33%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (4.33%) Breeze.js
6 10 (4.33%) Durandal
6 10 (4.33%) Entity Framework
6 10 (4.33%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (4.33%) React
7 9 (3.90%) SAML
8 7 (3.03%) Django
9 6 (2.60%) OAuth2
9 6 (2.60%) OpenID
9 6 (2.60%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 5 (2.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.82%) Driving Licence
2 13 (5.63%) CESG
3 11 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (4.33%) ASIC
4 10 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.46%) Device Driver
7 6 (2.60%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.60%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.60%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.73%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.30%) User Experience
11 2 (0.87%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.87%) Neural Network
11 2 (0.87%) Ontologies
11 2 (0.87%) Remote Sensing
11 2 (0.87%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.78%) Windows
2 35 (15.15%) Linux
3 25 (10.82%) Windows Server
4 22 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.03%) Unix
8 7 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.30%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.87%) HPUX
12 1 (0.43%) Android
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.45%) ITIL
2 33 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (11.69%) Service Management
4 20 (8.66%) Requirements Management
4 20 (8.66%) Software Engineering
5 18 (7.79%) Configuration Management
5 18 (7.79%) System Testing
6 16 (6.93%) Change Management
7 15 (6.49%) Service Design
7 15 (6.49%) UML
8 14 (6.06%) Scrum
8 14 (6.06%) Use Case
9 13 (5.63%) V-Model
9 13 (5.63%) Web Development
10 12 (5.19%) Project Management
11 11 (4.76%) User Stories
12 10 (4.33%) Full Text Search
12 10 (4.33%) Network Architecture
12 10 (4.33%) OO
12 10 (4.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.85%) C++
2 21 (9.09%) SQL
3 20 (8.66%) C
4 19 (8.23%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.36%) Java
6 14 (6.06%) Python
7 12 (5.19%) C#
8 10 (4.33%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.33%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.46%) PHP
11 7 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.60%) Assembly Language
13 5 (2.16%) Perl
14 4 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.73%) VB
15 3 (1.30%) R
16 2 (0.87%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.87%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 151 (65.37%) Security Cleared
2 108 (46.75%) SC Cleared
3 30 (12.99%) DV Cleared
4 15 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.49%) Degree
5 13 (5.63%) CCNP
6 10 (4.33%) ISEB
6 10 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.90%) CCNA
7 9 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (3.03%) MCSE
9 5 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.73%) CCDP
10 4 (1.73%) CCIE
10 4 (1.73%) CISSP
10 4 (1.73%) HND
10 4 (1.73%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.30%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.30%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.90%) Def Stans
2 5 (2.16%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.16%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.30%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.87%) JTAG
4 2 (0.87%) MISRA
4 2 (0.87%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.87%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) TickIT
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) GCP
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO26262
System Software
1 25 (10.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.36%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.93%) Firmware
4 9 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.73%) vSphere
7 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (3.03%) SCCM
2 4 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.30%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.87%) Kibana
4 2 (0.87%) Netcool
4 2 (0.87%) SCOM
4 2 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (14.29%) VMware
2 32 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.09%) Cisco
4 18 (7.79%) HP
5 16 (6.93%) Oracle
6 13 (5.63%) IBM
7 7 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.60%) Remedy
9 5 (2.16%) ArcSight
9 5 (2.16%) Citrix
9 5 (2.16%) Fujitsu
9 5 (2.16%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.73%) DevExpress
10 4 (1.73%) Xerox
11 3 (1.30%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.30%) EMC
11 3 (1.30%) Juniper
11 3 (1.30%) Lumension
11 3 (1.30%) Veeam
11 3 (1.30%) Wind River
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