The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Military over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank 108 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Military 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.048% 0.047%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £339 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.36% -8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
707 654 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.84% 31.53% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 368 276
Average daily rate £375 £375 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £200 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 71
Average hourly rate £29.10 £20.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.47% -42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £11.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Military
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Military Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Military
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Military Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) GIS
5 2 (25.00%) ESRI
5 2 (25.00%) TRIRIGA
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (12.50%) Automotive
6 1 (12.50%) Publishing
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
6 1 (12.50%) Maximo
6 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo
2 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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