Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 656 631 580
Rank change year-on-year -25 -51 +19
Contract jobs citing Military 207 229 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.64% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 153 144
England median daily rate £410 £335 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.39% -8.22% +7.35%
10th Percentile £145 £163 £81
90th Percentile £580 £535 £571
UK median daily rate £410 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +20.94% -3.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 61
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% -2.08% +12.00%
10th Percentile £11.49 £12.09 £35.00
90th Percentile £60.26 £47.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £41.80
% change year-on-year +0.59% +1.08% +11.47%

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 37642 35711 41369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.70% 36.61% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25237 24010 26934
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 871 1122
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%
10th Percentile £12.09 £11.38 £11.90
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.75 £47.71
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% - +13.64%

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Military in England

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Military in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Military in England

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Military in England

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Military in England

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor 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 24 November 2017. 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 +21 88 £420 +29.23% 7
South East -40 53 £425 +25.00% 6
London -9 30 £400 -44.83% 5
North of England +56 13 £189 +128.79% 1
East of England +3 12 £356 -25.78%
North West +28 7 - - 1
Midlands +22 7 £83 - 1
Yorkshire +27 5 £295 -54.62%
East Midlands -1 4 £83 -
West Midlands +11 3 £134 -55.42% 1
North East +62 1 £83 -
Military
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Military.

1 132 (63.77%) Security Cleared
2 95 (45.89%) SC Cleared
3 35 (16.91%) DV Cleared
4 34 (16.43%) Degree
4 34 (16.43%) Finance
5 32 (15.46%) Telecoms
6 28 (13.53%) Programme Management
7 24 (11.59%) Risk Management
7 24 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (11.59%) Software Engineering
8 23 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 20 (9.66%) ITIL
10 19 (9.18%) Driving Licence
11 18 (8.70%) Windows
11 18 (8.70%) Management Information System
11 18 (8.70%) Manufacturing
12 17 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (8.21%) Project Management
13 16 (7.73%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (7.25%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (7.25%) Logistics
14 15 (7.25%) SQL
14 15 (7.25%) Microsoft Project
15 13 (6.28%) C
15 13 (6.28%) SAP
15 13 (6.28%) Linux
15 13 (6.28%) Scrum
16 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (5.80%) Law

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 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.45%) ArcGIS
2 3 (1.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) NServiceBus
3 2 (0.97%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.48%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (7.25%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (3.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.45%) Windchill
6 2 (0.97%) SPSS
7 1 (0.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (2.90%) Primavera
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.48%) Relativity
3 1 (0.48%) Ringtail
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) IaaS
1 3 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) Link 16
2 6 (2.90%) Link 11
2 6 (2.90%) Tactical Data Link
3 4 (1.93%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.93%) VPN
4 3 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.97%) LAN
5 2 (0.97%) VLAN
5 2 (0.97%) WAN
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
6 1 (0.48%) DNS
6 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.90%) GIS
2 4 (1.93%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (1.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.45%) Big Data
4 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.48%) MS Access
5 1 (0.48%) MySQL
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.25%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.93%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.45%) NetBeans
4 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.48%) JIRA
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (16.43%) Finance
2 32 (15.46%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.80%) Electronics
4 12 (5.80%) Law
5 11 (5.31%) Marketing
6 8 (3.86%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.45%) Avionics
7 3 (1.45%) Back Office
7 3 (1.45%) Legal
8 2 (0.97%) Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Billing
8 2 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (9.66%) Analyst
2 16 (7.73%) Telecoms Engineer
3 13 (6.28%) Architect
4 12 (5.80%) Developer
4 12 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (5.31%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.31%) Technical Support
6 10 (4.83%) Software Engineer
7 7 (3.38%) Support Engineer
8 6 (2.90%) Service Manager
9 5 (2.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (2.42%) Business Analyst
9 5 (2.42%) Consultant
9 5 (2.42%) Trainer
10 4 (1.93%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (1.93%) Hardware Engineer
10 4 (1.93%) Security Analyst
10 4 (1.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (1.93%) Technical Architect
10 4 (1.93%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.42%) Middleware
1 5 (2.42%) Web Services
2 3 (1.45%) JFC
2 3 (1.45%) REST
3 2 (0.97%) .NET
3 2 (0.97%) COM
3 2 (0.97%) CSS
3 2 (0.97%) DCOM
3 2 (0.97%) HTML
3 2 (0.97%) Kafka
3 2 (0.97%) Qt
3 2 (0.97%) WPF
3 2 (0.97%) XML
4 1 (0.48%) Ajax
4 1 (0.48%) Django
4 1 (0.48%) jQuery
4 1 (0.48%) JSP
4 1 (0.48%) Node.js
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.48%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.18%) Driving Licence
2 18 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.93%) NHS
7 3 (1.45%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.97%) CMDB
8 2 (0.97%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.97%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.97%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
9 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.70%) Windows
2 13 (6.28%) Linux
3 10 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.86%) Unix
5 7 (3.38%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.42%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.93%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Solaris
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.53%) Programme Management
2 24 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (11.59%) Risk Management
2 24 (11.59%) Software Engineering
3 20 (9.66%) ITIL
4 17 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (8.21%) Project Management
5 16 (7.73%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (7.25%) Logistics
7 13 (6.28%) Scrum
8 12 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 12 (5.80%) Service Delivery
8 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (4.83%) Process Improvement
10 10 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (4.83%) Validation
11 9 (4.35%) Requirements Management
11 9 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.25%) SQL
2 13 (6.28%) C
3 12 (5.80%) C++
4 7 (3.38%) Ada
4 7 (3.38%) Java
5 6 (2.90%) C#
5 6 (2.90%) Python
6 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.97%) PHP
7 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.97%) VB
8 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.48%) Perl
8 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (63.77%) Security Cleared
2 95 (45.89%) SC Cleared
3 35 (16.91%) DV Cleared
4 34 (16.43%) Degree
5 8 (3.86%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.93%) NVQ Level 4
8 4 (1.93%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.45%) CAPM
9 3 (1.45%) HND
9 3 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.97%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.97%) APMP
10 2 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.97%) HNC
10 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.97%) MCDST
10 2 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.86%) Def Stans
1 8 (3.86%) SLA
2 7 (3.38%) JSP 440
2 7 (3.38%) QA
3 5 (2.42%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.93%) ECSS
4 4 (1.93%) PMO
5 3 (1.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (1.45%) MIL-STD-1553
6 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.97%) HL7
7 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.90%) Docker
2 6 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.93%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.45%) OVSD
3 1 (0.48%) EnCase
3 1 (0.48%) FTK
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.48%) Netcool
3 1 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.48%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 23 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.28%) SAP
3 12 (5.80%) Oracle
4 8 (3.86%) HP
4 8 (3.86%) Xerox
5 7 (3.38%) VMware
6 6 (2.90%) Citrix
7 5 (2.42%) Cisco
7 5 (2.42%) IBM
8 4 (1.93%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.93%) EMC
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.97%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) Cognos
10 1 (0.48%) ESRI
10 1 (0.48%) Google
10 1 (0.48%) Lumension
10 1 (0.48%) Meridio
10 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.48%) Veritas