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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 545 527 494
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -33
Contract jobs citing Military 102 109 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.50% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 38
Median daily rate £390 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 25
Median hourly rate £43.00 £41.48 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £37.00 £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £58.14 £45.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.48 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.40%

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
20755 21618 21191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 38.71% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13711 13365 13196
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 542 575
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.35 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.53 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -24 92 £395 -1.25% 23
South East -10 41 £425 +6.25% 11
Hampshire -2 33 £425 +6.25% 5
South West -6 21 £390 -4.05% 7
Wiltshire +2 9 £400 -
North West -10 9 - - 2
Gosport -5 8 £525 +40.00% 1
West Midlands -7 7 £110 -60.71%
Hook -4 6 £413 +3.12%
East Midlands +14 5 - -
East of England - 5 £360 - 2
Northamptonshire - 5 - -
Fareham 0 4 £200 -50.00%
London -7 4 £301 -26.70% 1
Shropshire -29 4 £110 -60.71%
Telford -33 4 £110 -60.71%
Warrington - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +7 3 £475 +35.71% 4
Somerset +7 3 - -
Gloucestershire -1 3 £375 -16.66% 3
Corsham -1 3 £490 +71.92%
Cumbria -3 3 - -
Dorset -4 3 - - 1
Bristol -10 3 £310 -11.42% 3
Reading - 3 £475 -
Basingstoke - 3 £605 -
Weymouth +4 2 - -
Barrow-in-Furness -5 2 - -
Salisbury -7 2 £375 -9.20%

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 149 (70.62%) Security Cleared
2 122 (57.82%) SC Cleared
3 42 (19.91%) Windows
4 34 (16.11%) Linux
4 34 (16.11%) Microsoft
5 30 (14.22%) Finance
6 29 (13.74%) Cisco
7 28 (13.27%) Windows Server
8 27 (12.80%) DV Cleared
8 27 (12.80%) Software Engineering
9 26 (12.32%) Degree
10 24 (11.37%) .NET
10 24 (11.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (10.90%) Rational DOORS
11 23 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (10.90%) VMware
12 22 (10.43%) SQL
12 22 (10.43%) SharePoint
12 22 (10.43%) Active Directory
13 21 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (9.48%) HP
14 20 (9.48%) C++
15 19 (9.00%) C#
15 19 (9.00%) SQL Server
15 19 (9.00%) Configuration Management
16 18 (8.53%) MS Excel
16 18 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (8.06%) WAN
18 16 (7.58%) LAN
18 16 (7.58%) HTML

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 22 (10.43%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.16%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.74%) IIS
4 9 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.84%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.37%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.42%) Apache
8 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.47%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.69%) MS Office
3 7 (3.32%) InfoPath
4 5 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.95%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.95%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (0.95%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.47%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.06%) WAN
2 16 (7.58%) LAN
3 8 (3.79%) Firewall
3 8 (3.79%) VPN
4 7 (3.32%) BGP
4 7 (3.32%) IPsec
4 7 (3.32%) MPLS
4 7 (3.32%) OSPF
4 7 (3.32%) VoIP
5 6 (2.84%) 4G
5 6 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.84%) SAN
6 5 (2.37%) Network Security
7 4 (1.90%) IPv4
7 4 (1.90%) IPv6
7 4 (1.90%) Multicast
7 4 (1.90%) Skype
7 4 (1.90%) VLAN
8 3 (1.42%) LTE
9 2 (0.95%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.74%) Big Data
2 10 (4.74%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.84%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.37%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (1.42%) GIS
8 3 (1.42%) MySQL
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (10.90%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (6.16%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.79%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.32%) Selenium
6 6 (2.84%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (2.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (2.37%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.37%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.37%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.37%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.90%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.90%) Subversion
8 4 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.42%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.42%) JUnit
9 3 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.95%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.95%) Rational Robot
General
1 30 (14.22%) Finance
2 12 (5.69%) Aerospace
2 12 (5.69%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.32%) Billing
4 6 (2.84%) Publishing
5 5 (2.37%) Avionics
6 4 (1.90%) Electronics
6 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.42%) Law
7 3 (1.42%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (12.32%) Architect
2 23 (10.90%) Developer
3 21 (9.95%) Analyst
3 21 (9.95%) Systems Engineer
4 19 (9.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (5.21%) Administrator
5 11 (5.21%) Network Engineer
6 10 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (3.79%) Designer
7 8 (3.79%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (3.79%) IT Engineer
7 8 (3.79%) Java Engineer
7 8 (3.79%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (3.79%) Principal Engineer
7 8 (3.79%) Project Manager
7 8 (3.79%) Technical Architect
8 7 (3.32%) Network Designer
9 6 (2.84%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (2.84%) Support Engineer
9 6 (2.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.37%) .NET
2 16 (7.58%) HTML
2 16 (7.58%) jQuery
3 14 (6.64%) CSS
4 11 (5.21%) XML
5 9 (4.27%) Ajax
5 9 (4.27%) Web Services
6 7 (3.32%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.32%) Entity Framework
7 5 (2.37%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (2.37%) Breeze.js
7 5 (2.37%) Durandal
7 5 (2.37%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (2.37%) OAuth2
7 5 (2.37%) OpenID
7 5 (2.37%) React
7 5 (2.37%) SAML
7 5 (2.37%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 4 (1.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.69%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.84%) Device Driver
3 6 (2.84%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.84%) Fat Client
3 6 (2.84%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.37%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.37%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.90%) CESG
6 3 (1.42%) Physics
7 2 (0.95%) Biometrics
7 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.95%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.47%) PKI
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.91%) Windows
2 34 (16.11%) Linux
3 28 (13.27%) Windows Server
4 24 (11.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.79%) Unix
7 7 (3.32%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.90%) HPUX
10 3 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.42%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.47%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.80%) Software Engineering
2 21 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (9.00%) Configuration Management
4 15 (7.11%) Programme Management
4 15 (7.11%) Project Management
4 15 (7.11%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (7.11%) Validation
5 14 (6.64%) Migration
5 14 (6.64%) Service Management
6 13 (6.16%) ITIL
6 13 (6.16%) Requirements Management
6 13 (6.16%) UML
7 12 (5.69%) TOGAF
8 11 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (5.21%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (4.74%) Network Management
10 9 (4.27%) Change Management
10 9 (4.27%) Logistics
10 9 (4.27%) Network Design
10 9 (4.27%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.43%) SQL
2 20 (9.48%) C++
3 19 (9.00%) C#
4 16 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.11%) C
6 14 (6.64%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.69%) Java
8 7 (3.32%) VBScript
9 5 (2.37%) Ada
9 5 (2.37%) Assembly Language
9 5 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.37%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.90%) PHP
11 3 (1.42%) Perl
11 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.42%) R
11 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.95%) Python
12 2 (0.95%) VB
12 2 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 149 (70.62%) Security Cleared
2 122 (57.82%) SC Cleared
3 27 (12.80%) DV Cleared
4 26 (12.32%) Degree
5 13 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (5.21%) CCNP
7 7 (3.32%) ISEB
7 7 (3.32%) MCSE
8 6 (2.84%) HND
8 6 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (2.84%) MCAD
8 6 (2.84%) MCITP
8 6 (2.84%) MCSD
8 6 (2.84%) MCTS
9 5 (2.37%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.90%) CCIE
10 4 (1.90%) HNC
11 3 (1.42%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.42%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.16%) Def Stans
2 4 (1.90%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.42%) SLA
4 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.95%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.95%) JTAG
5 1 (0.47%) ARP4754
5 1 (0.47%) ARP4761
5 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.47%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.47%) DO-254
5 1 (0.47%) GCP
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.27%) Firmware
4 6 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.90%) vSphere
6 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) SCCM
2 3 (1.42%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.95%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Netcool
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.74%) Cisco
3 23 (10.90%) VMware
4 20 (9.48%) HP
5 16 (7.58%) Oracle
6 9 (4.27%) EMC
7 8 (3.79%) IBM
8 7 (3.32%) Citrix
9 6 (2.84%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.84%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.37%) Fujitsu
11 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.90%) Cognos
11 4 (1.90%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.42%) Adobe
12 3 (1.42%) Brocade
12 3 (1.42%) Juniper
12 3 (1.42%) Remedy
12 3 (1.42%) Wind River
13 2 (0.95%) Veeam
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