Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support was £113 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

First Line Support
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 140 140
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 25 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.67% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.06% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 3
Hampshire median daily rate £113 £170 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +13.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £93 £91 £106
90th Percentile £152 £205 £220
South East median daily rate £125 £128 £125
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +10.64% +4.44%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.00 £8.68
90th Percentile £15.70 £15.00 £14.28
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £12.43 £12.50
% change year-on-year +12.63% -0.56% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3544 4047 4201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 94.68% 94.45% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2623 2560
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £249 £256 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £524
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 216 277
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -32.69%
10th Percentile £11.08 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.46 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -14 6 £135 -22.86%
Southampton +1 5 £110 -4.35%
Portsmouth 0 4 £110 -
Havant - 3 - -
Petersfield +1 2 £95 +31.03%
Bordon - 2 - -
Eastleigh - 2 £110 -
Fareham -13 1 - -
Liss - 1 £95 -
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 1st Line Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Remedy
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (12.00%) Android
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) SLA
7 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.00%) Skype
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco
8 2 (8.00%) Sun
8 2 (8.00%) Unix
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) Sybase
8 2 (8.00%) DB2
8 2 (8.00%) Solaris
8 2 (8.00%) Informix
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) Skype
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Broadband
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
1 2 (8.00%) Informix
General
1 2 (8.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.00%) Android
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) Document Management
2 2 (8.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) Email Management
3 1 (4.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.00%) Apple
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Google
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Sun
4 2 (8.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.00%) Peregrine
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) Spiceworks
Hampshire
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