The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Rackspace.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 118 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £413 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.96% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rackspace
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1096 1010 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.78% 47.46% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 658 559
Median daily rate £382 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 58 62
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.15% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.83 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Rackspace
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Rackspace Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Rackspace
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 Rackspace within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Farnborough - 2 £413 -
Rackspace
South East

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet

Rackspace
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet