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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 550 509 490
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -19
Contract jobs citing Military 96 129 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 43
Median daily rate £380 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 48 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +11.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.00 £33.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £52.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.83 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +3.12%

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
19822 21841 20480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.81% 39.62% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 14018 12847
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £613 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 530 561
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -28 86 £395 +12.85% 45
South East -7 50 £406 +11.30% 20
Hampshire +18 42 £400 +9.58% 7
South West -19 12 £375 +8.69% 12
Andover - 9 £375 -
Hook 0 8 £343 -6.02%
London -11 7 £253 -15.75% 2
Wiltshire -4 6 £375 +15.38% 1
Gosport -9 6 £487 +8.22%
North West -11 5 - - 3
East of England +13 4 £448 +6.54% 2
Lancashire -3 4 - - 1
Scotland -18 4 £350 - 3
West Midlands -27 4 £110 +29.41% 6
Cambridgeshire +18 3 £480 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £480 +224.32%
Glasgow +5 3 £350 -
Reading +1 3 £475 -
Huntingdon 0 3 £480 +14.28%
East Midlands 0 3 - -
Northamptonshire -1 3 - -
Berkshire -9 3 £475 - 1
Shropshire -28 3 £110 -
Telford -29 3 £110 -
Somerset +7 2 - - 1
Preston +1 2 - - 1
Salisbury -3 2 £369 -
Fareham -5 2 £338 -15.62%
Gloucestershire -7 2 £380 -15.55% 7
Dorset -10 2 - -

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 148 (74.75%) Security Cleared
2 112 (56.57%) SC Cleared
3 50 (25.25%) Windows
4 34 (17.17%) Microsoft
5 32 (16.16%) Linux
6 30 (15.15%) Windows Server
7 29 (14.65%) Finance
8 28 (14.14%) DV Cleared
9 27 (13.64%) VMware
9 27 (13.64%) ITIL
9 27 (13.64%) Cisco
10 25 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (12.63%) Software Engineering
11 24 (12.12%) Active Directory
11 24 (12.12%) SharePoint
11 24 (12.12%) .NET
11 24 (12.12%) Service Management
12 22 (11.11%) SQL
12 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (10.61%) MS Office
13 21 (10.61%) Configuration Management
13 21 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (10.10%) HP
15 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
15 19 (9.60%) C
15 19 (9.60%) C++
15 19 (9.60%) MS Excel
16 18 (9.09%) Degree
17 17 (8.59%) C#

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 24 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.56%) IIS
4 10 (5.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.53%) Apache
5 5 (2.53%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.02%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (10.61%) MS Office
2 19 (9.60%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.52%) 3ds Max
4 3 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.52%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.52%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.01%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.01%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (1.01%) SPSS
6 1 (0.51%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.51%) Maximo
3 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) LAN
1 15 (7.58%) WAN
2 11 (5.56%) Firewall
3 10 (5.05%) VoIP
4 9 (4.55%) VPN
5 8 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (4.04%) SAN
6 7 (3.54%) 4G
6 7 (3.54%) BGP
6 7 (3.54%) IPsec
6 7 (3.54%) MPLS
6 7 (3.54%) OSPF
7 6 (3.03%) LTE
8 4 (2.02%) IPv4
8 4 (2.02%) IPv6
8 4 (2.02%) Multicast
8 4 (2.02%) Skype
8 4 (2.02%) VLAN
9 3 (1.52%) DNS
9 3 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.05%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (3.54%) InterSystems Cache
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.02%) Big Data
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.01%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (1.01%) GIS
9 2 (1.01%) MySQL
10 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (8.08%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (6.06%) Selenium
3 10 (5.05%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.05%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 9 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 6 (3.03%) Jasmine
6 6 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.02%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.52%) Babel
8 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.52%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.52%) NUnit
8 3 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.52%) webpack
9 2 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 29 (14.65%) Finance
2 15 (7.58%) Aerospace
3 8 (4.04%) Electronics
4 7 (3.54%) Billing
4 7 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.03%) Avionics
6 3 (1.52%) Back Office
6 3 (1.52%) Law
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.52%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.52%) Publishing
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (14.14%) Developer
2 24 (12.12%) Architect
3 20 (10.10%) Analyst
4 18 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (8.08%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.05%) Network Engineer
7 9 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (4.04%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.54%) Designer
9 7 (3.54%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.03%) Administrator
10 6 (3.03%) Network Designer
10 6 (3.03%) Tester
11 5 (2.53%) C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (2.53%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (2.53%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.53%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.53%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.12%) .NET
2 16 (8.08%) jQuery
3 13 (6.57%) Ajax
3 13 (6.57%) CSS
3 13 (6.57%) Web Services
4 11 (5.56%) HTML
5 10 (5.05%) .NET Framework
5 10 (5.05%) Entity Framework
6 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (4.55%) Breeze.js
6 9 (4.55%) Durandal
6 9 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (4.55%) React
6 9 (4.55%) SAML
7 7 (3.54%) OAuth2
7 7 (3.54%) OpenID
7 7 (3.54%) XML
8 6 (3.03%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (5.05%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.54%) Device Driver
4 6 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 6 (3.03%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.53%) CESG
6 4 (2.02%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.01%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.51%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.51%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.25%) Windows
2 32 (16.16%) Linux
3 30 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 25 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.05%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.04%) Unix
8 7 (3.54%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.02%) HPUX
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.02%) VxWorks
11 3 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.51%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.64%) ITIL
2 25 (12.63%) Software Engineering
3 24 (12.12%) Service Management
4 21 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (10.61%) Configuration Management
5 16 (8.08%) System Testing
6 14 (7.07%) Project Management
6 14 (7.07%) Validation
7 13 (6.57%) Service Design
8 12 (6.06%) Migration
8 12 (6.06%) Requirements Management
8 12 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (5.56%) Web Development
10 10 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.05%) SDLC
11 9 (4.55%) Change Management
11 9 (4.55%) Integration Testing
11 9 (4.55%) TOGAF
11 9 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.11%) SQL
2 19 (9.60%) C
2 19 (9.60%) C++
3 17 (8.59%) C#
3 17 (8.59%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.06%) Java
5 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.55%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.53%) Assembly Language
8 5 (2.53%) PHP
9 4 (2.02%) Ada
9 4 (2.02%) Perl
9 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.02%) VB
10 3 (1.52%) Python
10 3 (1.52%) R
10 3 (1.52%) VBScript
11 2 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 148 (74.75%) Security Cleared
2 112 (56.57%) SC Cleared
3 28 (14.14%) DV Cleared
4 18 (9.09%) Degree
5 15 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (6.57%) CCNP
7 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.04%) ISEB
9 7 (3.54%) HND
9 7 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (3.54%) MCSE
10 5 (2.53%) CCIE
10 5 (2.53%) CCNA
10 5 (2.53%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.52%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.52%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.01%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) Def Stans
2 5 (2.53%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.02%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.52%) IEC 61508
4 3 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.52%) SLA
5 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.01%) JTAG
5 2 (1.01%) QA
5 2 (1.01%) TickIT
6 1 (0.51%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.51%) ARP4761
6 1 (0.51%) DO-254
6 1 (0.51%) GCP
6 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (4.55%) Firmware
5 8 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.02%) vSphere
7 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) SCCM
2 4 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.01%) SCOM
5 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.64%) Cisco
2 27 (13.64%) VMware
3 20 (10.10%) HP
4 12 (6.06%) Oracle
5 7 (3.54%) Citrix
5 7 (3.54%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 5 (2.53%) Adobe
7 5 (2.53%) Fujitsu
7 5 (2.53%) IBM
7 5 (2.53%) Remedy
8 4 (2.02%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.02%) EMC
9 3 (1.52%) Autodesk
9 3 (1.52%) Brocade
9 3 (1.52%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.52%) Juniper
9 3 (1.52%) Sophos
9 3 (1.52%) Veeam
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