The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had OSS Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSS Engineer
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an OSS Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OSS Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1960 1976 1827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.15% 93.96% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1223 1242 1049
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 139 111
Median hourly rate £19.72 £15.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.29% -39.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

OSS Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured OSS Engineer in the job title.

OSS Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OSS Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OSS Engineer across the Hampshire region.

OSS Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

OSS Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSS Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 2 £375 -
OSS Engineer
South East

OSS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, OSS Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring OSS Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
1 7 (63.64%) Smart Meter
2 5 (45.45%) Asset Management
2 5 (45.45%) Network Management
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) HND
4 3 (27.27%) OpenView
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) OpenNMS
5 2 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (18.18%) Case Management
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing

OSS Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Smart Meter
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Asset Management
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Case Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) V-Model
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) HND
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) OpenNMS
1 3 (27.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Arqiva