Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Military over the 6 months to 25 July 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 288 298
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 -83
Contract jobs citing Military 75 98 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.32% 1.63% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 73 48
South East median daily rate £420 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% +4.90%
10th Percentile £181 £243 £263
90th Percentile £503 £563 £475
England median daily rate £418 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +19.29% -4.11% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 17
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £40.00 £47.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.38% -16.30% +12.45%
10th Percentile £12.75 £37.60 £39.06
90th Percentile £49.88 £42.90 £52.19
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year +11.84% -17.84% +8.82%

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5687 6003 6830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 35.42% 32.26% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3114 3357 3702
South East median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +1.39% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £230 £235
90th Percentile £571 £563 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 201 189
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -0.04%
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.25 £11.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Military as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Military in the South East

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Military in the South East

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Military in the South East

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Military in the South East

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Military in the South East

Military
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Hampshire 0 60 £420 +6.33% 2
Thames Valley +5 8 £250 -44.44% 6
Berkshire +33 5 £248 -47.89% 4
Surrey +2 5 £465 +52.46% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £373 - 1
Buckinghamshire -24 1 £145 -67.78% 1
Kent - 1 £405 -
Military
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Military.

1 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (61.33%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.67%) Windows
3 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.33%) C++
5 12 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
6 11 (14.67%) Ada
7 10 (13.33%) Link 16
7 10 (13.33%) Link 11
8 8 (10.67%) C
8 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
8 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.67%) Logistics
9 7 (9.33%) HP
9 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (8.00%) Unix
10 6 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (8.00%) Degree
10 6 (8.00%) Scrum
10 6 (8.00%) VMware
10 6 (8.00%) Tactical Data Link
10 6 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (8.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (8.00%) TPMS
10 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (8.00%) Rational DOORS

Military
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (8.00%) TPMS
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) phpBB
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) IaaS
1 4 (5.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Link 11
1 10 (13.33%) Link 16
2 6 (8.00%) Tactical Data Link
3 4 (5.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) 2G
4 1 (1.33%) 3G
4 1 (1.33%) 4G
4 1 (1.33%) ATM
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) SDH
4 1 (1.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) DB2
1 1 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (1.33%) GIS
1 1 (1.33%) MySQL
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 5 (6.67%) ClearQuest
3 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.33%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Electronics
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 12 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (10.67%) Developer
2 8 (10.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Ada Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Ada Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Tester
6 4 (5.33%) Trainer
7 3 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Ada Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Logistics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Ajax
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Tika
2 1 (1.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.33%) LAMP
2 1 (1.33%) Smarty
2 1 (1.33%) SOAP
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Unix
2 6 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (8.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) Solaris
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.00%) Programme Management
3 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.67%) Logistics
4 6 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (8.00%) Scrum
5 5 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 5 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.00%) DevOps
7 3 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (4.00%) Line Management
7 3 (4.00%) MODAF
7 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.00%) Process Management
7 3 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) C++
2 11 (14.67%) Ada
3 8 (10.67%) C
4 5 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (61.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) CFA
5 2 (2.67%) ISEB
6 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.33%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.33%) PMO
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) Docker
4 1 (1.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) OVSD
3 1 (1.33%) Piwik
3 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) HP
3 6 (8.00%) VMware
4 5 (6.67%) Citrix
4 5 (6.67%) IBM
5 4 (5.33%) SAP
6 3 (4.00%) Veritas
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle
8 1 (1.33%) BT
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco
8 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.33%) Zend