Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 343 324
Rank change year-on-year +73 -19 -42
Contract jobs citing Military 83 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.64% 0.68% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 18 43
South East median daily rate £475 £423 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.29% +0.71% +20.00%
10th Percentile £330 £351 £167
90th Percentile £600 £526 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 5
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -1.20% -
10th Percentile £40.00 £23.60 £12.75
90th Percentile £53.40 £45.50 £49.50
England median hourly rate £45.32 £41.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.20% +9.21%

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 5,055 5,710 6,302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.72% 34.43% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,735 3,281 3,464
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.57% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £246
90th Percentile £625 £588 £571
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 180 260
South East median hourly rate £26.75 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.88% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.98 £11.71
90th Percentile £49.55 £53.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.67 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.73% - +8.17%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +43 67 £475 +12.29% 29
Kent +9 6 £340 - 12
Thames Valley +27 4 £375 - 12
Berkshire - 3 - - 4
West Sussex - 2 £288 - 8
Middlesex - 1 £500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 - 3
Surrey - 1 £563 - 11
Military
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 69 (83.13%) Security Cleared
2 57 (68.67%) SC Cleared
3 26 (31.33%) Configuration Management
4 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
5 22 (26.51%) SQL
6 20 (24.10%) Degree
7 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
7 17 (20.48%) C
7 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (19.28%) .NET
9 15 (18.07%) C#
10 14 (16.87%) Finance
10 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
10 14 (16.87%) Windows
11 13 (15.66%) Validation
11 13 (15.66%) DV Cleared
12 12 (14.46%) Linux
13 11 (13.25%) C++
13 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.05%) VB.NET
14 10 (12.05%) VBA
14 10 (12.05%) MS Access
14 10 (12.05%) Project Management
15 9 (10.84%) Python
15 9 (10.84%) HTML
15 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (10.84%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
16 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2

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 5 (6.02%) Captiva
1 5 (6.02%) Documentum
2 4 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.43%) Simulink
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.20%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.20%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Azure
2 1 (1.20%) AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) SMTP
1 4 (4.82%) X.400
2 2 (2.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.41%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.41%) Multicast
2 2 (2.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.20%) DHCP
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) MS Access
2 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.02%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) Big Data
3 4 (4.82%) MariaDB
3 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.41%) InfluxDB
5 2 (2.41%) OpenTSDB
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (2.41%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.20%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) JIRA
2 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) Subversion
3 4 (4.82%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.41%) VectorCAST
4 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.20%) MSTest
5 1 (1.20%) NUnit
5 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Electronics
3 6 (7.23%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.82%) Avionics
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Public Sector
5 3 (3.61%) Law
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Games
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.20%) Back Office
7 1 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Police
Job Titles
1 15 (18.07%) Software Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (7.23%) Applications Developer
4 6 (7.23%) Test Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Communications Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Database Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) VBA Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Architect
8 2 (2.41%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.41%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.41%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) DBA
8 2 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (2.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) .NET
2 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.84%) HTML
4 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.02%) JPA
5 4 (4.82%) CSS
5 4 (4.82%) HTML5
6 3 (3.61%) Bulma
6 3 (3.61%) React
6 3 (3.61%) Semantic UI
6 3 (3.61%) Vue.js
7 2 (2.41%) XML
8 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) BAPI
8 1 (1.20%) JSON
8 1 (1.20%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (1.20%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (1.20%) Web Services
8 1 (1.20%) XSLT
8 1 (1.20%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.61%) Fibre Optics
3 3 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Acoustics
5 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 12 (14.46%) Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.02%) Android
4 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) Solaris
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Configuration Management
2 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
3 13 (15.66%) Validation
4 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.05%) Project Management
6 9 (10.84%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (8.43%) Scrum
9 6 (7.23%) Coaching
9 6 (7.23%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.02%) CRM
10 5 (6.02%) MVC
10 5 (6.02%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineering
11 4 (4.82%) CAE
11 4 (4.82%) UML
11 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) C
3 15 (18.07%) C#
4 11 (13.25%) C++
5 10 (12.05%) VB.NET
5 10 (12.05%) VBA
6 9 (10.84%) Python
7 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.23%) MATLAB
9 5 (6.02%) Java
9 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.82%) PHP
10 4 (4.82%) VB
11 2 (2.41%) Ada
11 2 (2.41%) Ada 95
11 2 (2.41%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.41%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.20%) ABAP
12 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.20%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 69 (83.13%) Security Cleared
2 57 (68.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (24.10%) Degree
4 13 (15.66%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (6.02%) HND
6 3 (3.61%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.20%) APMP
8 1 (1.20%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.20%) HNC
8 1 (1.20%) MBA
8 1 (1.20%) MCSA
8 1 (1.20%) MCSE
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.20%) PMP
8 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) ARP4754
1 4 (4.82%) ARP4761
1 4 (4.82%) Def Stans
1 4 (4.82%) DO-178B
1 4 (4.82%) DO-254
1 4 (4.82%) HAZOP
1 4 (4.82%) IEC 61508
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.20%) MISRA
4 1 (1.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.41%) Docker
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) WSUS
2 2 (2.41%) Consul
2 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.41%) Mesos
2 2 (2.41%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.20%) Ansible
3 1 (1.20%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.20%) Packer
3 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Cisco
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle
4 5 (6.02%) Blue Coat
4 5 (6.02%) Micro Focus
4 5 (6.02%) OpenText
4 5 (6.02%) Riverbed
4 5 (6.02%) Telerik
5 4 (4.82%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) Lumension
6 3 (3.61%) VMware
7 2 (2.41%) Google
7 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.41%) Splunk
8 1 (1.20%) Apple
8 1 (1.20%) CA
8 1 (1.20%) HP