The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Academic Degree
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.56% 5.63% 5.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.97% 10.91% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Median daily rate £338 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.75% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £403 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £750 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 179 165 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 46.98% 51.56% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 47 40
Median daily rate £350 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +1.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £702 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.88% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Basingstoke

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Basingstoke

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Basingstoke

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Basingstoke

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
3 11 (28.21%) ITIL
3 11 (28.21%) HP
4 10 (25.64%) Motorola
5 9 (23.08%) Remedy
5 9 (23.08%) LTE
5 9 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL V3
7 7 (17.95%) Analytics
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) Wireless
8 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
8 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 6 (15.38%) Ericsson
8 6 (15.38%) Windows
8 6 (15.38%) 4G
8 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.82%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (12.82%) MVNO
9 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.82%) Test Management
9 5 (12.82%) Change Management
9 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Validation
10 4 (10.26%) Finance

Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LTE
2 7 (17.95%) Wireless
3 6 (15.38%) 4G
4 5 (12.82%) MVNO
5 3 (7.69%) CDMA
5 3 (7.69%) DNS
5 3 (7.69%) GSM
5 3 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) TETRA
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) BGP
7 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
7 1 (2.56%) DVB
7 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.56%) MPLS
7 1 (2.56%) RFID
7 1 (2.56%) TACACS
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) DB2
2 2 (5.13%) Informix
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) Sisense
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.13%) JUnit
1 2 (5.13%) MSI
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Law
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (10.26%) Analyst
1 4 (10.26%) Commercial Manager
1 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Developer
2 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
2 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
2 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Architect
3 2 (5.13%) BSS Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Integration Manager
3 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) NOC Technician
3 2 (5.13%) OSS Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Axis
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.13%) J2SE
2 2 (5.13%) Java RMI
2 2 (5.13%) Swing
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Blog
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL V3
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics
3 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.82%) Change Management
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.82%) Test Management
5 5 (12.82%) Validation
6 4 (10.26%) Contract Management
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (7.69%) HNC
6 2 (5.13%) Sun Certification
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.56%) HND
7 1 (2.56%) ISEB
7 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PMO
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.69%) Netcool
3 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) HP
2 10 (25.64%) Motorola
3 9 (23.08%) Remedy
4 6 (15.38%) Ericsson
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.13%) Altiris
7 2 (5.13%) EMC
7 2 (5.13%) McAfee
7 2 (5.13%) Software AG
7 2 (5.13%) Sun
7 2 (5.13%) Sybase
7 2 (5.13%) webMethods
8 1 (2.56%) BMC
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto