The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 115 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.098% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.03% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -2.77%
Technical Specialist
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
1973 1911 1632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.72% 93.49% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1259 1114 904
Average daily rate £375 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 108 158
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Specialist in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Hampshire region.

Technical Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 3 £500 - 1
Winchester - 2 £450 -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) McAfee
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (30.00%) Varonis
2 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (20.00%) Lync
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Netcool
4 1 (10.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Netcool
2 1 (10.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) McAfee
2 3 (30.00%) Varonis
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
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