Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 278 292
Rank change year-on-year -26 +14 +18
Contract jobs citing Military 74 75 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.41% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 67
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -6.29% +15.74%
10th Percentile £163 £250 £249
90th Percentile £528 £525 £586
England median daily rate £450 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.61% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 0
South East median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% - +10.26%

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 5,496 5,333 6,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.79% 34.58% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,973 2,927 3,383
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £238 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 216 228
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.85% -6.36% +41.03%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £11.14
90th Percentile £49.88 £47.50 £49.13
England median hourly rate £26.11 £25.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year +4.43% -6.99% +18.46%

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 2018. 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 55 £450 +8.43% 17
Kent +9 8 - - 3
Thames Valley -24 4 £176 -33.68% 15
Berkshire -19 3 £176 -29.70% 6
Oxfordshire -9 1 - - 2
Surrey -34 1 - - 3
Military
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 52 (70.27%) Security Cleared
2 48 (64.86%) SC Cleared
3 29 (39.19%) C++
4 25 (33.78%) Windows
5 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
6 17 (22.97%) Ada
6 17 (22.97%) Link 16
6 17 (22.97%) Link 11
7 11 (14.86%) Finance
8 10 (13.51%) Programme Management
9 9 (12.16%) Electronics
9 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
9 9 (12.16%) Java
9 9 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
10 8 (10.81%) Simulink
10 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.81%) VMware
11 7 (9.46%) Games
11 7 (9.46%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.46%) Python
11 7 (9.46%) C
11 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
12 6 (8.11%) Change Control
12 6 (8.11%) Degree
12 6 (8.11%) Resource Management
12 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
12 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
12 6 (8.11%) Risk Management

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 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Simulink
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) Link 11
1 17 (22.97%) Link 16
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 4 (5.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.05%) DHCP
4 3 (4.05%) SAN
5 1 (1.35%) 5G
5 1 (1.35%) HSDPA
5 1 (1.35%) IPv6
5 1 (1.35%) LAN
5 1 (1.35%) MVNO
5 1 (1.35%) SMS
5 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.35%) DB2
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
2 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Electronics
3 7 (9.46%) Games
4 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.35%) Avionics
5 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Ada Developer
3 9 (12.16%) C++ Developer
4 5 (6.76%) Architect
4 5 (6.76%) Data Scientist
4 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (2.70%) Analyst
6 2 (2.70%) Automation Tester
6 2 (2.70%) Consultant
6 2 (2.70%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Test Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Tester
6 2 (2.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (1.35%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (1.35%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (1.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (1.35%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) Ajax
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) jQuery
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
2 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) PKI
3 5 (6.76%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.35%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) PMI
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.78%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) AIX
4 3 (4.05%) Solaris
4 3 (4.05%) Unix
4 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
2 10 (13.51%) Programme Management
3 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
3 9 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.46%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.11%) Change Control
6 6 (8.11%) Resource Management
6 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.76%) Chemistry
7 5 (6.76%) Coaching
7 5 (6.76%) Data Science
7 5 (6.76%) Decision-Making
7 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
7 5 (6.76%) People Management
7 5 (6.76%) Physics
7 5 (6.76%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.76%) Statistics
7 5 (6.76%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) C++
2 17 (22.97%) Ada
3 9 (12.16%) Java
4 7 (9.46%) C
4 7 (9.46%) Python
5 4 (5.41%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.05%) SQL
7 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (70.27%) Security Cleared
2 48 (64.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (5.41%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) ISEB
5 4 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CISSP
7 1 (1.35%) HNC
7 1 (1.35%) HND
7 1 (1.35%) IRCA
7 1 (1.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) PMO
2 4 (5.41%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) SCOM
2 3 (4.05%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.05%) WSUS
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) VMware
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) Progress
2 5 (6.76%) Xerox
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco
3 3 (4.05%) McAfee
4 2 (2.70%) HP
4 2 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.70%) Lumension
4 2 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (1.35%) Capita
5 1 (1.35%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.35%) ILOG
5 1 (1.35%) Juniper
5 1 (1.35%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) SAP