Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Military in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Military over the 6 months to 17 October 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 174 182
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +22
Contract jobs citing Military 12 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.59% 0.043%
As % of the General category 0.96% 2.08% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 1
West Midlands median daily rate £456 £385 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +108.11% -40.80%
10th Percentile £213 £315 £180
90th Percentile £538 £471 £190
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +18.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £11.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.30% +92.39% -8.21%
10th Percentile £42.50 £14.45 £10.59
90th Percentile £47.50 £30.55 £11.76
England median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.85% +2.50% +3.90%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,256 1,445 1,595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.73% 28.40% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 819 979
West Midlands median daily rate £449 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +8.28% -1.88%
10th Percentile £216 £263 £220
90th Percentile £604 £575 £563
England median daily rate £498 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +4.74% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 100 94
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £23.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.25% +52.35%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.24 £12.08
90th Percentile £42.63 £33.75 £51.05
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.61
% change year-on-year +2.33% -4.91% +9.39%

Military
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Military in the West Midlands

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Military in the West Midlands

Military
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Military in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Military in the West Midlands

Military
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Military in the West Midlands

Military
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Military within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Solihull - 4 - -
Herefordshire -5 3 £525 +40.00%
Shropshire - 3 £225 - 1
Worcestershire -1 1 £388 -11.43% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Military
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Military.

1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Public Sector
4 3 (25.00%) Security Auditing
4 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) InfoPath
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VBScript
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) MCSD
4 3 (25.00%) WAN

Military
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) X.500
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) HSRP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) Multicast
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) PBX
3 1 (8.33%) PPP
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BI Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) ASIC
3 1 (8.33%) CPLD
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Security Auditing
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) MCSD
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) APMP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) GPG13
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (8.33%) BT
3 1 (8.33%) CenturyLink
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) M86 Security
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) Meraki
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) SAP