Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acceptance Criteria over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Acceptance Criteria
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 38 40
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.22% 0.84% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.12% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 15
Basingstoke median daily rate £356 £340 £558
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% -39.01% -
10th Percentile £343 £335 £378
90th Percentile £395 £345 £579
Hampshire median daily rate £431 £356 £380
% change year-on-year +21.05% -6.25% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £39.37 £39.37
% change year-on-year -41.58% - +15.79%

Acceptance Criteria is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 487 269 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 84.55% 75.35% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 156 260
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% -8.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £213 £158 £185
90th Percentile £538 £469 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 19
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.27% -14.29% +29.63%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.28
90th Percentile £41.12 £31.35 £32.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £29.72
% change year-on-year +7.38% +25.34% +32.09%

Acceptance Criteria
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Acceptance Criteria as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Acceptance Criteria in Basingstoke

Acceptance Criteria
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Acceptance Criteria in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Acceptance Criteria in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Traceability Matrix
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu

Acceptance Criteria
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Bid Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Traceability Matrix
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu