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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Military
UK
Rank 509 516 531
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Military 87 108 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.55% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 44
Median daily rate £413 £405 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 12
Median hourly rate £41.64 £43.00 £36.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% +17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.40 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £68.06 £45.00
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 across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16848 19741 20056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.16% 38.59% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11055 12710 12655
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 504 432
Median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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
England +6 77 £406 -0.91% 24
South East +7 34 £408 -4.11% 8
Hampshire +1 24 £415 -0.61% 3
South West -11 21 £375 -1.96% 5
London - 15 £500 - 6
Bristol +3 9 £386 -5.79% 2
Wiltshire -5 7 £393 +12.28% 2
Berkshire +23 6 £250 - 1
Reading +15 6 £250 - 1
South Wales - 5 £625 - 2
Wales - 5 £625 - 2
Farnborough - 5 £700 -
North West +13 4 - - 4
Salisbury +4 4 £444 +49.87%
Portsmouth -2 4 £325 -18.75%
Cardiff - 4 £625 - 1
Lancashire +4 3 - -
Preston -3 3 - -
Hook -9 3 £410 -3.52%
Surrey - 3 £510 - 3
Gloucestershire +1 2 £375 -11.76% 1
Somerset -1 2 - -
Yeovil -1 2 - -
Corsham -11 2 £410 +3.79% 1
Redhill - 2 £510 -
Havant - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - - 2
Scotland - 2 - - 5
West Yorkshire +16 1 - -
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 1

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 with a requirement for Military.

1 112 (54.63%) Security Cleared
2 72 (35.12%) SC Cleared
3 51 (24.88%) Microsoft
4 42 (20.49%) Windows
5 41 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (19.51%) Active Directory
7 38 (18.54%) DV Cleared
8 31 (15.12%) MS Excel
9 29 (14.15%) C
9 29 (14.15%) VMware
10 27 (13.17%) ITIL
11 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
12 25 (12.20%) Finance
13 23 (11.22%) MS Office
13 23 (11.22%) Management Information System
14 22 (10.73%) C#
14 22 (10.73%) C++
14 22 (10.73%) SQL
14 22 (10.73%) SDLC
14 22 (10.73%) Windows Server
15 21 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (10.24%) Problem Management
15 21 (10.24%) Rational DOORS
16 20 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (9.27%) CSS
18 18 (8.78%) Information Security
18 18 (8.78%) Programme Management
19 17 (8.29%) ITIL Certification
19 17 (8.29%) Configuration Management
19 17 (8.29%) System Testing

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 7 (3.41%) Apache
2 5 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.95%) IBM Domino
3 4 (1.95%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.95%) TPMS
3 4 (1.95%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.98%) Confluence
4 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) CMS
5 1 (0.49%) phpBB
5 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.22%) MS Office
3 10 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.46%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.49%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.49%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.32%) Firewall
2 10 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.41%) VLAN
4 6 (2.93%) SNMP
5 5 (2.44%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.44%) Network Security
5 5 (2.44%) OSPF
5 5 (2.44%) VoIP
5 5 (2.44%) WAN
6 4 (1.95%) BGP
6 4 (1.95%) ICMP
6 4 (1.95%) IPv4
6 4 (1.95%) IPv6
6 4 (1.95%) LAN
6 4 (1.95%) MPLS
6 4 (1.95%) SAN
6 4 (1.95%) VPN
7 3 (1.46%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.98%) Internet
8 2 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database
1 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.93%) Big Data
2 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.46%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.98%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (0.98%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.49%) GIS
6 1 (0.49%) MySQL
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (10.24%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.39%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.90%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (2.93%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (2.93%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.95%) ClearCase
6 4 (1.95%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.95%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.46%) MSI
7 3 (1.46%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.98%) JIRA
8 2 (0.98%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.98%) VectorCAST
9 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (12.20%) Finance
2 14 (6.83%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.37%) Banking
4 8 (3.90%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.44%) Avionics
6 4 (1.95%) Legal
7 3 (1.46%) Arabic Language
7 3 (1.46%) Automotive
7 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) Back Office
8 2 (0.98%) Billing
8 2 (0.98%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
2 23 (11.22%) Software Engineer
3 17 (8.29%) Developer
4 14 (6.83%) Architect
4 14 (6.83%) Problem Manager
5 12 (5.85%) Integration Engineer
5 12 (5.85%) Trainer
6 9 (4.39%) Analyst
7 8 (3.90%) Implementation Engineer
7 8 (3.90%) Systems Integrator
8 7 (3.41%) Java Engineer
8 7 (3.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (2.93%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 5 (2.44%) Junior
10 5 (2.44%) Junior Developer
10 5 (2.44%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (2.44%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.44%) Systems Architect
10 5 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.27%) CSS
2 12 (5.85%) HTML
3 8 (3.90%) Ajax
4 6 (2.93%) jQuery
5 5 (2.44%) .NET
5 5 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.44%) JSP
6 4 (1.95%) Middleware
6 4 (1.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.95%) Web Services
7 3 (1.46%) JFC
7 3 (1.46%) Qt
7 3 (1.46%) XML
8 2 (0.98%) SOAP
9 1 (0.49%) CORBA
9 1 (0.49%) LAMP
9 1 (0.49%) RESTful
9 1 (0.49%) Smarty
9 1 (0.49%) Spring
9 1 (0.49%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.22%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.85%) Cyber Attack
4 10 (4.88%) Replication
5 5 (2.44%) CESG
6 4 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.95%) RIA
7 3 (1.46%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.98%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.98%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.49%) Windows
2 22 (10.73%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.83%) Linux
4 8 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (2.93%) Solaris
6 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.17%) ITIL
2 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
3 22 (10.73%) SDLC
4 21 (10.24%) Problem Management
5 20 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (8.78%) Information Security
6 18 (8.78%) Programme Management
7 17 (8.29%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.29%) System Testing
8 16 (7.80%) Change Management
8 16 (7.80%) Service Management
9 15 (7.32%) Regression Testing
9 15 (7.32%) UML
10 14 (6.83%) Test Strategy
11 13 (6.34%) Human Factors
12 12 (5.85%) Business Continuity
12 12 (5.85%) Coaching
12 12 (5.85%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (5.85%) Scrum
13 11 (5.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.15%) C
2 22 (10.73%) C#
2 22 (10.73%) C++
2 22 (10.73%) SQL
3 15 (7.32%) Ada
4 12 (5.85%) Java
4 12 (5.85%) Perl
5 8 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.90%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.41%) Ada 83
6 7 (3.41%) Ada 95
6 7 (3.41%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.93%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.44%) Python
9 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.98%) VBScript
10 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.49%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 112 (54.63%) Security Cleared
2 72 (35.12%) SC Cleared
3 38 (18.54%) DV Cleared
4 17 (8.29%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (7.32%) Degree
6 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.41%) MCTS
8 5 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.95%) APMP
9 4 (1.95%) CCIE
9 4 (1.95%) JNCIE
10 3 (1.46%) CCNA
10 3 (1.46%) CISSP
10 3 (1.46%) CLAS
10 3 (1.46%) ISEB
11 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.98%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.98%) MCDST
11 2 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) Def Stans
1 9 (4.39%) QA
2 8 (3.90%) DO-178B
2 8 (3.90%) IEC 61508
3 7 (3.41%) MISRA
3 7 (3.41%) MISRA C
4 6 (2.93%) ISO26262
5 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.98%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.98%) SLA
7 1 (0.49%) ARP4754
7 1 (0.49%) ARP4761
7 1 (0.49%) DO-254
System Software
1 40 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.98%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.49%) Firmware
5 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.49%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (1.95%) SCCM
2 4 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.95%) WSUS
3 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.49%) Piwik
Vendors
1 51 (24.88%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.15%) VMware
3 15 (7.32%) HP
4 10 (4.88%) Cisco
4 10 (4.88%) Oracle
5 7 (3.41%) CA
5 7 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.41%) Xerox
6 4 (1.95%) Lotus
7 3 (1.46%) IBM
7 3 (1.46%) SAP
8 2 (0.98%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.98%) Blue Coat
8 2 (0.98%) Sophos
8 2 (0.98%) Veeam
9 1 (0.49%) PTC
9 1 (0.49%) Remedy
9 1 (0.49%) Sun
9 1 (0.49%) Zend
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