Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 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
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 146 128
Rank change year-on-year +56 -18 +15
Contract jobs citing Military 60 90 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 2.01% 1.44% 1.52%
As % of the General category 6.68% 4.08% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 25
Median daily rate £510 £480 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.45% +11.14%
10th Percentile £293 £325 £303
90th Percentile £750 £638 £600
England median daily rate £465 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -7.00% +11.11% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.63 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.48% -10.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £25.90 £40.88 £45.25
90th Percentile £43.63 £49.75 £53.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £42.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.18% -0.59%

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 898 2,206 2,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.11% 35.27% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 1,403 1,295
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £288 £268
90th Percentile £662 £643 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 132 95
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.60 £14.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.00 £51.05
Median hourly rate £27.32 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.76% +2.22% +5.88%

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Military as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Military in the South West.

Daily rate trend for Military in the South West

Military
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Military in the South West over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Military in the South West

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Military in the South West.

Hourly rate trend for Military in the South West

Military
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Military in the South West over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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 10 July 2020. 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 +32 35 £400 -20.99% 2
Gloucestershire +40 9 £710 +38.54% 8
Bristol +22 9 £438 -20.45% 4
Cornwall - 2 £550 - 1
Somerset +8 1 £475 - 3
Military
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 54 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (56.67%) SC Cleared
3 27 (45.00%) DV Cleared
4 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 17 (28.33%) Linux
7 15 (25.00%) Windows
8 12 (20.00%) Finance
8 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.67%) JIRA
10 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
10 9 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
11 8 (13.33%) Project Management
11 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
11 8 (13.33%) ISEB
11 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
12 7 (11.67%) Degree
12 7 (11.67%) Wireshark
12 7 (11.67%) Scrum
12 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.67%) C
12 7 (11.67%) Aerospace
12 7 (11.67%) User Experience
13 6 (10.00%) Bitbucket
13 6 (10.00%) Node.js
13 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (10.00%) C#
13 6 (10.00%) C++

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 5 (8.33%) Confluence
2 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Wireshark
2 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.33%) DNS
4 4 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.00%) DHCP
5 3 (5.00%) Link 16
5 3 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (3.33%) IPv6
7 1 (1.67%) Skype
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) JIRA
2 6 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Aerospace
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.33%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.00%) Electronics
5 3 (5.00%) Law
5 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.00%) User Researcher
4 3 (5.00%) Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Author
5 2 (3.33%) Consultant
5 2 (3.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Project Control Officer
5 2 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (3.33%) Project Officer
5 2 (3.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Technical Author
5 2 (3.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) Node.js
1 6 (10.00%) Qt
1 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) ActiveX
2 5 (8.33%) DirectX
2 5 (8.33%) MFC
2 5 (8.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) User Experience
3 4 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.00%) CAN bus
4 3 (5.00%) PKI
5 2 (3.33%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.67%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.33%) Project Management
4 8 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (11.67%) Scrum
5 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.33%) Analytics
7 5 (8.33%) Change Control
7 5 (8.33%) Critical Thinking
7 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.33%) Validation
8 4 (6.67%) Project Delivery
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) C
2 6 (10.00%) C#
2 6 (10.00%) C++
2 6 (10.00%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) GLSL
3 5 (8.33%) HLSL
4 4 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (56.67%) SC Cleared
3 27 (45.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) ISEB
4 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (11.67%) Degree
6 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (6.67%) PMP
8 3 (5.00%) APMP
8 3 (5.00%) MCSA
8 3 (5.00%) MCSE
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) RMADS
2 2 (3.33%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Snort
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (6.67%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) EMC
4 1 (1.67%) Pegasus