Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 329 326 287
Rank change year-on-year -3 -39 -52
Contract jobs citing Military 44 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.87% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 44
South East median daily rate £475 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.98% +10.36% -17.65%
10th Percentile £172 £145 £250
90th Percentile £690 £600 £479
England median daily rate £438 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +6.06% +17.86% -9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £41.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.01% -3.49% +5.04%
10th Percentile £25.00 £13.95 £40.76
90th Percentile £46.25 £46.55 £47.00
England median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -7.50% -4.76% +0.48%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,922 5,651 5,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.76% 34.14% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,795 3,105 2,885
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £224
90th Percentile £606 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 173 216
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £24.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -5.88% +2.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.80 £11.33
90th Percentile £55.89 £48.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -17 34 £540 +24.21% 28
Thames Valley +4 3 £375 -11.50% 14
West Sussex - 3 £130 - 2
Buckinghamshire +22 2 £375 +158.62% 6
Kent +13 2 - - 7
Berkshire -2 1 - - 5
Military
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Military.

1 32 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 30 (68.18%) SC Cleared
3 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (31.82%) MCSE
6 13 (29.55%) Windows
7 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.00%) Migration
9 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.45%) Linux
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (18.18%) Traceability Matrix
10 8 (18.18%) DNS
10 8 (18.18%) DHCP
10 8 (18.18%) AIX
10 8 (18.18%) JIRA
11 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
11 7 (15.91%) PKI
11 7 (15.91%) VMware
11 7 (15.91%) SQL
11 7 (15.91%) Critical Thinking
11 7 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (15.91%) Confluence
12 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (13.64%) MCSA
12 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
13 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
14 4 (9.09%) User Stories

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 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Confluence
3 2 (4.55%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DHCP
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) SSL
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Link 11
3 2 (4.55%) Link 16
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) ATM
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) Tactical Data Link
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
1 3 (6.82%) Electronics
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.82%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) User Researcher
7 2 (4.55%) Ada Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Support
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) JSON
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) RESTful
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) PKI
2 7 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) ASIC
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) PMI
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) AIX
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) VxWorks
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (18.18%) Traceability Matrix
4 7 (15.91%) Critical Thinking
4 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Service Design
7 4 (9.09%) Usability Testing
7 4 (9.09%) User Stories
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) Cryptography
8 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (4.55%) CRM
9 2 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (4.55%) Logistics
9 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) C
3 3 (6.82%) C++
3 3 (6.82%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Ada
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Jython
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 30 (68.18%) SC Cleared
3 14 (31.82%) MCSE
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.64%) MCSA
5 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.82%) Degree
7 2 (4.55%) HNC
7 2 (4.55%) HND
8 1 (2.27%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) CCNP
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.27%) DO-254
1 1 (2.27%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.27%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.27%) JTAG
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) Lotus
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Xerox
4 1 (2.27%) Actel
4 1 (2.27%) Altera
4 1 (2.27%) Atmel
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee
4 1 (2.27%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (2.27%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.27%) Serena
4 1 (2.27%) Xilinx