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 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 19 37 24
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13  
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.53% 0.72% 3.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.28% 1.90% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £260 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.55% -35.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -0.64% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.40% +26.18%  

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 114 105 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 45.06% 37.63% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 18
Median daily rate £269 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.23% +23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £216 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £440 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £82.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.69% +650.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Basingstoke

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Contract Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Law
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Remedy
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) PMO
4 3 (16.67%) Business Development
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Replication
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Altiris
5 2 (11.11%) Physics
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related 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 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
3 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.56%) DWDM
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) LTE
3 1 (5.56%) MVNO
3 1 (5.56%) NFC
3 1 (5.56%) RFID
3 1 (5.56%) SDH
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Law
1 5 (27.78%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (5.56%) French Language
4 1 (5.56%) German Language
4 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Commercial Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) BSS Architect
4 1 (5.56%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Contract Management Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) OSS Architect
4 1 (5.56%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Contract Management
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.11%) Physics
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.56%) eTOM
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) HND
4 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Remedy
2 2 (11.11%) Altiris
2 2 (11.11%) EMC
2 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Motorola