The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank - - 111
Contract jobs citing RSpec 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
RSpec
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
324 324 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.46% 15.28% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 201 200
Median daily rate £400 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.25 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RSpec
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

RSpec Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire