Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 141 145
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Military 88 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.55% 1.11% 1.15%
As % of the General category 4.58% 3.66% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 31
South West median daily rate £420 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.23% -16.67% +18.18%
10th Percentile £321 £210 £250
90th Percentile £588 £430 £575
England median daily rate £410 £335 £365
% change year-on-year +22.39% -8.22% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 29
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £42.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -8.15% +6.15%
10th Percentile £11.79 £35.50 £36.00
90th Percentile £43.15 £43.30 £48.00
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £42.00
% change year-on-year +0.91% -2.08% +12.00%

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 1920 1722 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.88% 30.27% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1232 1391
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £263
90th Percentile £574 £563 £535
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 91 122
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -16.10% +44.28%
10th Percentile £12.49 £12.00 £16.38
90th Percentile £56.50 £49.75 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 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
Wiltshire +15 51 £438 +49.19% 4
Bristol -7 16 £375 +15.38% 1
Somerset +2 11 £408 +55.24%
Dorset +7 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire +8 2 - - 1
Devon - 1 £83 -
Military
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West region with a requirement for Military.

1 67 (76.14%) Security Cleared
2 51 (57.95%) SC Cleared
3 20 (22.73%) DV Cleared
3 20 (22.73%) Finance
4 17 (19.32%) Risk Management
5 16 (18.18%) Degree
6 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
6 15 (17.05%) Programme Management
6 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Project
7 14 (15.91%) ITIL
8 13 (14.77%) Manufacturing
9 12 (13.64%) Project Management
10 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.23%) SAP
12 9 (10.23%) Electronics
12 9 (10.23%) Logistics
12 9 (10.23%) Marketing
12 9 (10.23%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.23%) Use Case
12 9 (10.23%) Rational DOORS
12 9 (10.23%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (9.09%) Validation
13 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
14 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
14 7 (7.95%) ISTQB
14 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 2 (2.27%) CMS
1 2 (2.27%) SAS
1 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Apache
2 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.41%) Windchill
3 2 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) VPN
2 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.27%) LAN
2 2 (2.27%) VLAN
2 2 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.27%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) Big Data
2 1 (1.14%) GIS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
3 13 (14.77%) Manufacturing
4 9 (10.23%) Electronics
4 9 (10.23%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
2 9 (10.23%) Architect
2 9 (10.23%) Technical Support
3 6 (6.82%) Service Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Analyst
4 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 3 (3.41%) Business Architect
5 3 (3.41%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) System Design Authority
6 2 (2.27%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (2.27%) Change Manager
6 2 (2.27%) Data Analyst
6 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.27%) Java Developer
6 2 (2.27%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (2.27%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) JFC
1 3 (3.41%) REST
1 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.55%) NHS
5 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.27%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.14%) PKI
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.55%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.27%) Unix
3 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Risk Management
2 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.05%) Programme Management
3 14 (15.91%) ITIL
4 12 (13.64%) Project Management
5 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.23%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (10.23%) Logistics
7 9 (10.23%) System Integration Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Use Case
7 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 8 (9.09%) Validation
9 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.68%) Demand Management
10 5 (5.68%) Requirements Management
10 5 (5.68%) Service Design
10 5 (5.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Java
3 2 (2.27%) C++
3 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.14%) Ada
4 1 (1.14%) C
4 1 (1.14%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 67 (76.14%) Security Cleared
2 51 (57.95%) SC Cleared
3 20 (22.73%) DV Cleared
4 16 (18.18%) Degree
5 7 (7.95%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.55%) NVQ Level 4
8 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (2.27%) APMP
9 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.14%) CISSP
10 1 (1.14%) CITP
10 1 (1.14%) HNC
10 1 (1.14%) ISEB
10 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.14%) PMP
10 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Def Stans
1 4 (4.55%) ECSS
2 3 (3.41%) PMO
3 2 (2.27%) HL7
3 2 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) SAP
2 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) EMC