Period
to 29 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Military over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Military
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 393 508 695
Rank change year-on-year +115 +187 -11
Contract jobs citing Military 114 274 182
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.97% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 177 77
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £264 £344 £255
90th Percentile £665 £600 £700
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -1.20%
10th Percentile £26.25 £36.80 £13.00
90th Percentile £57.75 £52.00 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +1.12% +21.09% -13.53%

Military is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 12,742 28,140 37,661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.60% 37.72% 39.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,245 18,349 25,020
Median daily rate £500 £495 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +2.06% +2.11%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £300
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £495 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.05% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 891 1,017
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +2.33% -2.34%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.44 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £28.93 £22.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +29.62% +6.26% -4.11%

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Military as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Military in England

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Military in England.

Daily rate trend for Military in England

Military
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Military in England over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Military in England

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Military in England.

Hourly rate trend for Military in England

Military
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Military in England over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Military in England

Military
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the England region over the 6 months to 29 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +38 43 £400 -11.11% 45
East of England +100 35 £648 +17.73% 23
London +151 14 £660 +46.67% 13
Midlands +80 11 £488 +14.71% 13
South East +99 10 £575 +29.21% 24
West Midlands +59 9 £488 +14.71% 8
East Midlands - 2 £446 - 5
North of England +126 1 £413 -18.32% 14
Yorkshire +61 1 £413 -18.32% 7
Military
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Military also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Military.

1 86 (75.44%) Security Cleared
2 61 (53.51%) SC Cleared
3 42 (36.84%) DV Cleared
4 31 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 24 (21.05%) Validation
7 23 (20.18%) Aerospace
8 17 (14.91%) Project Management
8 17 (14.91%) Requirements Management
9 16 (14.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 16 (14.04%) Finance
9 16 (14.04%) C#
9 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
9 16 (14.04%) Windows
10 15 (13.16%) C++
10 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
10 15 (13.16%) VHDL
11 14 (12.28%) PRINCE2
11 14 (12.28%) Degree
11 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
12 13 (11.40%) Java
12 13 (11.40%) Visual Studio
13 12 (10.53%) Linux
13 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
13 12 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (9.65%) Test Strategy
14 11 (9.65%) FMECA
14 11 (9.65%) EMC
14 11 (9.65%) Ethernet
14 11 (9.65%) ITIL

Military
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.39%) IIS
3 3 (2.63%) Confluence
3 3 (2.63%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.63%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.75%) Simulink
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) AWS
1 2 (1.75%) Azure
1 2 (1.75%) GCP
2 1 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
2 1 (0.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.65%) Ethernet
3 5 (4.39%) SAN
4 3 (2.63%) DHCP
4 3 (2.63%) DNS
4 3 (2.63%) Skype
4 3 (2.63%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.75%) LAN
5 2 (1.75%) Multicast
5 2 (1.75%) Network Security
5 2 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) BGP
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.88%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.88%) Firewall
6 1 (0.88%) OSPF
6 1 (0.88%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.88%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (3.51%) GIS
3 3 (2.63%) Big Data
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.75%) HBase
4 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (8.77%) Eclipse
3 10 (8.77%) NetBeans
4 7 (6.14%) JIRA
5 5 (4.39%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (20.18%) Aerospace
2 16 (14.04%) Finance
3 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 11 (9.65%) Automotive
5 7 (6.14%) Public Sector
6 6 (5.26%) Electronics
6 6 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.51%) Law
7 4 (3.51%) Marketing
8 3 (2.63%) Police
9 1 (0.88%) Banking
9 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (8.77%) Analyst
1 10 (8.77%) Design Engineer
1 10 (8.77%) Electronics Engineer
1 10 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (7.02%) Developer
2 8 (7.02%) Digital Design Engineer
2 8 (7.02%) Hardware Engineer
3 7 (6.14%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
4 6 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 6 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 5 (4.39%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (4.39%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 5 (4.39%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 5 (4.39%) FPGA Engineer
5 5 (4.39%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (3.51%) Architect
6 4 (3.51%) Consultant
6 4 (3.51%) PCB Engineer
6 4 (3.51%) Test Engineer
7 3 (2.63%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) .NET
1 10 (8.77%) Node.js
1 10 (8.77%) Qt
1 10 (8.77%) Web Services
2 5 (4.39%) ActiveX
2 5 (4.39%) DirectX
2 5 (4.39%) MFC
2 5 (4.39%) OpenGL
3 3 (2.63%) CSS
3 3 (2.63%) HTML
3 3 (2.63%) jQuery
3 3 (2.63%) XML
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Avro
4 2 (1.75%) Spring
5 1 (0.88%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (0.88%) Keras
5 1 (0.88%) ModSecurity
5 1 (0.88%) PyTorch
5 1 (0.88%) scikit-learn
5 1 (0.88%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (13.16%) VHDL
3 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.63%) PKI
5 3 (2.63%) User Experience
6 2 (1.75%) CCTV
6 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.04%) Windows
2 12 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.75%) Unix
6 1 (0.88%) Solaris
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.05%) Validation
3 17 (14.91%) Project Management
3 17 (14.91%) Requirements Management
4 14 (12.28%) PRINCE2
4 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
5 11 (9.65%) FMEA
5 11 (9.65%) FMECA
5 11 (9.65%) ITIL
5 11 (9.65%) Schematic Capture
5 11 (9.65%) Test Strategy
6 10 (8.77%) CAD
6 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
6 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 8 (7.02%) Change Control
9 7 (6.14%) Information Assurance
10 6 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) C#
1 16 (14.04%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.16%) C++
3 13 (11.40%) Java
4 8 (7.02%) SQL
5 5 (4.39%) C
5 5 (4.39%) GLSL
5 5 (4.39%) HLSL
5 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.51%) Python
7 3 (2.63%) VBScript
8 2 (1.75%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.75%) Perl
8 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (75.44%) Security Cleared
2 61 (53.51%) SC Cleared
3 42 (36.84%) DV Cleared
4 14 (12.28%) Degree
5 8 (7.02%) PMP
6 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
7 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.51%) ISEB
8 4 (3.51%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.51%) MCSD
9 3 (2.63%) APMP
10 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.75%) MCSA
10 2 (1.75%) MCSE
11 1 (0.88%) CCDE
11 1 (0.88%) CCIE
11 1 (0.88%) CCNP
11 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.88%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) ECSS
2 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.88%) PMO
2 1 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.75%) HDFS
3 2 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) SCCM
1 2 (1.75%) WSUS
2 1 (0.88%) Kibana
2 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) EMC
3 4 (3.51%) SAP
4 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco
4 3 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.75%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.75%) Google
5 2 (1.75%) Veeam
6 1 (0.88%) BiZZdesign
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix
6 1 (0.88%) Databricks
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) Juniper
6 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.88%) Remedy
6 1 (0.88%) Sparx