Period
to 23 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Military over the 6 months to 23 July 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 West
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 134 170
Rank change year-on-year +10 +36 -24
Contract jobs citing Military 76 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.43% 1.20% 0.60%
As % of the General category 4.25% 3.67% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 19
South West median daily rate £450 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +14.48% +5.84%
10th Percentile £301 £312 £312
90th Percentile £582 £518 £462
England median daily rate £424 £420 £350
% change year-on-year +0.95% +20.00% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £42.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.47% +1.81%
10th Percentile £45.25 £20.46 £37.00
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.70 £44.13
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -17.84%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,787 1,800 1,785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.56% 32.77% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,114 1,216 1,271
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £271 £238 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 110
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% - +6.64%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £54.50
England median hourly rate £26.88 £24.47 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% -2.13% +11.11%

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Military in the South West

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Military in the South West

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in the South West over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Military in the South West

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Military in the South West

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in the South West over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Military in the South West

Military
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Wiltshire +7 32 £440 +5.39% 5
Somerset +9 10 - - 3
Gloucestershire 0 5 £195 -39.81% 4
Bristol -18 3 £475 +10.47% 5
Dorset - 2 - - 5
Military
England

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

1 71 (93.42%) Security Cleared
2 38 (50.00%) Project Management
3 37 (48.68%) Infrastructure Management
4 27 (35.53%) SC Cleared
5 26 (34.21%) Single Sign-On
6 20 (26.32%) Service Management
7 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (22.37%) Management Information System
8 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
9 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
10 11 (14.47%) Validation
11 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
11 10 (13.16%) Finance
11 10 (13.16%) NsoIT
11 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (10.53%) Windows
13 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
13 8 (10.53%) PRINCE
13 8 (10.53%) Process Improvement
14 7 (9.21%) APMP
14 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (9.21%) Remediation Plan
14 7 (9.21%) Gantt Chart
15 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
15 6 (7.89%) Migration
15 6 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
15 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
15 6 (7.89%) Release Management

Military
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.32%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
1 3 (3.95%) Intranet
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
2 2 (2.63%) SAN
2 2 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (1.32%) Anycast
3 1 (1.32%) BGP-4
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Multicast
3 1 (1.32%) Tactical Data Link
3 1 (1.32%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) MS Access
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.32%) Electronics
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
2 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (13.16%) Project Manager
1 10 (13.16%) Release Manager
2 9 (11.84%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 7 (9.21%) Service Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Service Management Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Service Management Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Auditor
8 3 (3.95%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Auditor
9 2 (2.63%) FPGA Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Governance Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Migration Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Programme Assurance Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Service Design Manager
9 2 (2.63%) VHDL Design Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) JFC
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.95%) VHDL
4 2 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.63%) NHS
4 2 (2.63%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Solaris
2 1 (1.32%) Unix
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Project Management
2 37 (48.68%) Infrastructure Management
3 20 (26.32%) Service Management
4 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
6 11 (14.47%) Validation
7 10 (13.16%) NsoIT
7 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 8 (10.53%) Process Improvement
9 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.21%) Gantt Chart
9 7 (9.21%) Remediation Plan
10 6 (7.89%) DevOps
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL
10 6 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (7.89%) Release Management
10 6 (7.89%) SDLC
10 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) C
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) C++
3 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (93.42%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) APMP
4 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.32%) CISA
6 1 (1.32%) CISM
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.32%) Degree
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) PMO
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) DO-254
2 1 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (34.21%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.32%) Netcool
3 1 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.32%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) EMC
2 2 (2.63%) HP
2 2 (2.63%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.32%) Citrix
3 1 (1.32%) Meridio
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Progress
3 1 (1.32%) Remedy
3 1 (1.32%) Veritas