The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Military
Rank 70 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Military 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.50% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £345 £298
% change year-on-year
+23.18% +15.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
Military
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
148 199 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.31% 29.18% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 126 121
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £54.05 £16.25 £12.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+232.61% +28.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.98 £11.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £27.50 £22.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Military across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Military Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Military
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Military
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 1 - -
Military
UK

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Military also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Military.

1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) DirectX
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
1 3 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (42.86%) Games
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
1 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) Multicast
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Military
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Military also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Military. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) Multicast
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) DirectX
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft