The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Military over the 3 months to 23 April 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
England / North West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 152 140
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Contract jobs citing Military 6 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.62% 0.74% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £369
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Median hourly rate £49.00 £40.25 £42.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -5.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £21.75 £36.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £43.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £43.00 £40.15
% change year-on-year +5.81% +7.09%  

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 964 1359 1397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.10% 34.18% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 841 737
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 47 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.06 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.61% +16.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £57.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +14.28%  

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Military in the North West

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Military in the North West

Military
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Lancashire +13 4 - -
Cumbria +4 2 - -
Military
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Military.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Ada
4 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
4 3 (27.27%) HOOD
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Avionics
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (18.18%) VectorCAST
5 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Hazard Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) CESG
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Java

Military
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (18.18%) VectorCAST
4 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
2 3 (27.27%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Ada Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CESG
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) HOOD
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Hazard Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Ada
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared