Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 28 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 46 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.94% 3.64% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.97% 12.50% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 18
Basingstoke median daily rate £424 £358 £558
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.53% -35.87% +17.37%
10th Percentile £233 £335 £375
90th Percentile £718 £465 £579
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £395 £416
% change year-on-year +1.27% -5.11% +18.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £16.75 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.81% +10.38% -27.74%
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year - -13.98% +121.43%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 288 112 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 43.44% 29.09% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 39 72
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -12.26% -7.74%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £225
90th Percentile £584 £478 £498
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £15.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.29% +7.77% +19.06%
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +55.56%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 15 (32.61%) LTE
3 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) Regression Testing
4 13 (28.26%) Motorola
4 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (26.09%) 4G
5 12 (26.09%) Analytics
5 12 (26.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (26.09%) Validation
5 12 (26.09%) Windows
6 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 11 (23.91%) HP
6 11 (23.91%) Test Management
6 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
6 11 (23.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
7 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
8 9 (19.57%) Wireless
9 8 (17.39%) Web Services
9 8 (17.39%) Oracle
9 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Pega
9 8 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (17.39%) SDLC

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 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) LTE
2 12 (26.09%) 4G
3 9 (19.57%) Wireless
4 3 (6.52%) CDMA
4 3 (6.52%) GSM
4 3 (6.52%) TETRA
4 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) 2G
6 1 (2.17%) 3G
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) SMS
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) DB2
1 2 (4.35%) Informix
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.04%) JUnit
2 6 (13.04%) Subversion
3 3 (6.52%) GDB
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) Babel
General
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) SOA Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) BSS Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Network Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) OSS Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 2 (4.35%) Mobile Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Support
9 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 6 (13.04%) Apache Axis
2 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.04%) J2SE
2 6 (13.04%) Java RMI
2 6 (13.04%) Swing
2 6 (13.04%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Browserify
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) React
3 1 (2.17%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Life Science
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.17%) Handset
5 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Android
3 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.52%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Regression Testing
2 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (26.09%) Analytics
3 12 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
3 12 (26.09%) Validation
4 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
4 11 (23.91%) Test Management
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.39%) SDLC
6 8 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Test Planning
6 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Defect Management
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) OOD
8 6 (13.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) C++
2 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
3 11 (23.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.52%) HNC
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) HND
5 2 (4.35%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.35%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) MISRA
2 1 (2.17%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.17%) P3O
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Motorola
2 11 (23.91%) HP
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Pega
4 6 (13.04%) Software AG
4 6 (13.04%) webMethods
5 3 (6.52%) Remedy
6 2 (4.35%) Sun
6 2 (4.35%) Sybase
7 1 (2.17%) BMC