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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 458 544 508
Rank change year-on-year +86 -36  
Contract jobs citing Military 124 88 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 51 45
Median daily rate £425 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.38% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £487 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +10.52% +8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 10 39
Median hourly rate £43.75 £36.25 £47.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -24.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £27.00 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.45 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.76 £40.00 £43.83
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.73%  

Military is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16622 17963 19919
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 39.14% 36.38% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11010 12219 13079
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 436 492
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Military as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
South West +28 36 £425 +13.33% 12
South East +12 32 £423 +5.62% 19
London +31 22 £600 +137.38% 2
North West +24 9 £246 - 2
East Midlands 0 9 - - 1
North East +73 6 £328 -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
East of England -5 3 - - 2
Military
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 137 (64.02%) Security Cleared
2 91 (42.52%) SC Cleared
3 45 (21.03%) Microsoft
4 43 (20.09%) DV Cleared
5 41 (19.16%) Windows
6 37 (17.29%) Software Engineering
7 34 (15.89%) Degree
8 31 (14.49%) Programme Management
9 30 (14.02%) C
10 28 (13.08%) Finance
11 24 (11.21%) Active Directory
11 24 (11.21%) C++
12 23 (10.75%) UML
12 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (10.28%) Telecoms
13 22 (10.28%) Management Information System
14 21 (9.81%) C#
15 20 (9.35%) Ada
16 19 (8.88%) Cisco
16 19 (8.88%) Link 16
16 19 (8.88%) Rational DOORS
17 18 (8.41%) Microsoft Office
17 18 (8.41%) Firewall
17 18 (8.41%) Manufacturing
18 17 (7.94%) SOA
18 17 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (7.94%) Test Strategy
19 16 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
19 16 (7.48%) Avionics
20 15 (7.01%) Network Security

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 10 (4.67%) ArcGIS
2 9 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.74%) NServiceBus
3 8 (3.74%) TPMS
4 7 (3.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.40%) Apache
5 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) phpBB
7 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (8.41%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.47%) CATIA
6 1 (0.47%) Simulink
6 1 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.47%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.47%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (3.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.40%) IaaS
2 3 (1.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.88%) Link 16
2 18 (8.41%) Firewall
3 15 (7.01%) Network Security
4 14 (6.54%) SNMP
5 13 (6.07%) BGP
5 13 (6.07%) ICMP
5 13 (6.07%) IPv4
5 13 (6.07%) IPv6
5 13 (6.07%) MPLS
5 13 (6.07%) OSPF
5 13 (6.07%) VLAN
5 13 (6.07%) VPN
6 9 (4.21%) Link 11
7 6 (2.80%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.87%) Tactical Data Link
9 3 (1.40%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.93%) DHCP
10 2 (0.93%) DNS
10 2 (0.93%) WAN
11 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.34%) GIS
3 3 (1.40%) Big Data
3 3 (1.40%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (0.93%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (0.93%) Spatial Data
5 1 (0.47%) DB2
5 1 (0.47%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (8.88%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (2.80%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.34%) ClearQuest
3 5 (2.34%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.87%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.40%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.40%) Rational Statemate
6 2 (0.93%) Redmine
7 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.47%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
7 1 (0.47%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (13.08%) Finance
2 22 (10.28%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.41%) Manufacturing
4 16 (7.48%) Avionics
5 9 (4.21%) Electronics
6 8 (3.74%) Marketing
7 6 (2.80%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.87%) Back Office
9 3 (1.40%) Banking
9 3 (1.40%) Billing
9 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (12.15%) Software Engineer
2 25 (11.68%) Systems Engineer
3 22 (10.28%) Architect
4 13 (6.07%) Network Architect
5 12 (5.61%) Analyst
5 12 (5.61%) Developer
6 11 (5.14%) Programme Manager
7 10 (4.67%) Ada Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Ada Software Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (4.21%) Telecoms Architect
9 8 (3.74%) Cisco Architect
9 8 (3.74%) Cisco Network Architect
9 8 (3.74%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 8 (3.74%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.74%) Trainer
10 6 (2.80%) Ada Developer
10 6 (2.80%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (2.80%) Project Engineer
11 5 (2.34%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.14%) .NET
2 10 (4.67%) COM
2 10 (4.67%) DCOM
2 10 (4.67%) WPF
3 7 (3.27%) CSS
3 7 (3.27%) Web Services
4 3 (1.40%) HTML
4 3 (1.40%) JFC
4 3 (1.40%) Middleware
4 3 (1.40%) Node.js
4 3 (1.40%) Qt
4 3 (1.40%) REST
5 2 (0.93%) JSP
6 1 (0.47%) LAMP
6 1 (0.47%) Smarty
6 1 (0.47%) SOAP
6 1 (0.47%) Swing
6 1 (0.47%) WAP
6 1 (0.47%) WML
6 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.28%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (5.14%) User Experience
5 7 (3.27%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (2.80%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.80%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (2.34%) CESG
7 5 (2.34%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.87%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (1.87%) NHS
9 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.40%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.93%) ASIC
10 2 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.93%) RIA
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.47%) PMI
11 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.16%) Windows
2 11 (5.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.21%) Linux
4 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.80%) Unix
5 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.87%) Solaris
6 4 (1.87%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.87%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.29%) Software Engineering
2 31 (14.49%) Programme Management
3 23 (10.75%) UML
4 17 (7.94%) SOA
4 17 (7.94%) Test Strategy
5 16 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (6.54%) Network Management
7 14 (6.54%) Scrum
7 14 (6.54%) Software Testing
8 13 (6.07%) People Management
8 13 (6.07%) SDLC
9 12 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.61%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (5.61%) OO
9 12 (5.61%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.14%) Information Security
11 10 (4.67%) Logistics
11 10 (4.67%) Mathematics
11 10 (4.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.02%) C
2 24 (11.21%) C++
3 21 (9.81%) C#
4 20 (9.35%) Ada
5 13 (6.07%) SQL
6 11 (5.14%) Java
7 10 (4.67%) VB
8 4 (1.87%) Ada 95
8 4 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.40%) Ada 83
10 2 (0.93%) Perl
10 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.47%) PHP
11 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 137 (64.02%) Security Cleared
2 91 (42.52%) SC Cleared
3 43 (20.09%) DV Cleared
4 34 (15.89%) Degree
5 17 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (6.07%) CCIE
6 13 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (6.07%) JNCIE
7 8 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.34%) APMP
9 4 (1.87%) CFA
9 4 (1.87%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.40%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.40%) CAPM
10 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.40%) MCDST
10 3 (1.40%) MCTS
11 2 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.93%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) MIL-STD-1553
2 6 (2.80%) SLA
3 5 (2.34%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.87%) QA
5 3 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.93%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.93%) HL7
6 2 (0.93%) PMO
7 1 (0.47%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.47%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 24 (11.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.34%) Docker
4 4 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.40%) Firmware
6 1 (0.47%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) Netcool
1 4 (1.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (1.87%) SCCM
2 3 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.47%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.47%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.47%) OVSD
3 1 (0.47%) Piwik
3 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (21.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) Cisco
3 9 (4.21%) SAP
3 9 (4.21%) VMware
4 6 (2.80%) IBM
4 6 (2.80%) Xerox
5 5 (2.34%) HP
5 5 (2.34%) Oracle
6 4 (1.87%) NetApp
7 3 (1.40%) Citrix
7 3 (1.40%) Veritas
8 2 (0.93%) Becrypt
8 2 (0.93%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.93%) Lumension
8 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.47%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.47%) BT
9 1 (0.47%) Juniper
9 1 (0.47%) PTC
9 1 (0.47%) Zend
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