Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 21 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.

Benchmarking
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 165 184
Rank change year-on-year +21 +19 -11
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 19 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.54% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Hampshire median daily rate - £425 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +55.39% -20.72%
South East median daily rate £383 £395 £416
% change year-on-year -3.16% -5.11% +41.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £22.59 £36.00
% change year-on-year +46.08% -37.25% -

Benchmarking 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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2839 3125 3654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 79.97% 80.35% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 2014 2248
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 163 193
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.02%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.93 £56.75 £48.65
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Hampshire

Benchmarking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Benchmarking in Hampshire

Benchmarking
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Benchmarking in Hampshire

Benchmarking
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 Benchmarking within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Farnborough +6 6 - -
Benchmarking
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 18 (94.74%) Java
1 18 (94.74%) J2EE
1 18 (94.74%) Unix
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) Apache
1 18 (94.74%) Shell Script
1 18 (94.74%) Middleware
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
1 18 (94.74%) JSON
1 18 (94.74%) Unit Testing
1 18 (94.74%) System Testing
1 18 (94.74%) Git (software)
1 18 (94.74%) Hadoop
1 18 (94.74%) HBase
1 18 (94.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 18 (94.74%) Kafka
1 18 (94.74%) GitHub
1 18 (94.74%) Gradle
1 18 (94.74%) Jenkins
1 18 (94.74%) HDFS
1 18 (94.74%) Virtual Team
1 18 (94.74%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 16 (84.21%) Big Data
3 13 (68.42%) MapReduce
3 13 (68.42%) Spring Integration
3 13 (68.42%) GemFire
3 13 (68.42%) PaaS

Benchmarking
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 18 (94.74%) Apache
2 13 (68.42%) Apache Spark
2 13 (68.42%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (68.42%) GemFire
2 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (94.74%) GitHub
2 13 (68.42%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) Hadoop
1 18 (94.74%) HBase
2 16 (84.21%) Big Data
3 13 (68.42%) Apache Hive
3 13 (68.42%) OLTP
4 5 (26.32%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Git (software)
1 18 (94.74%) Gradle
1 18 (94.74%) Jenkins
2 13 (68.42%) IntelliJ
2 13 (68.42%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) Java Developer
3 12 (63.16%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) J2EE
1 18 (94.74%) JSON
1 18 (94.74%) Kafka
1 18 (94.74%) Middleware
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 13 (68.42%) Apache Camel
2 13 (68.42%) RESTful
2 13 (68.42%) Spark Streaming
2 13 (68.42%) Spring Boot
2 13 (68.42%) Spring Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Avro
3 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (26.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Linux Command Line
1 18 (94.74%) Virtual Team
2 13 (68.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) Unix
2 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) System Testing
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
1 18 (94.74%) Unit Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Acceptance Criteria
2 13 (68.42%) ETL
2 13 (68.42%) MapReduce
2 13 (68.42%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (68.42%) Scrum
2 13 (68.42%) User Stories
2 13 (68.42%) Validation
3 5 (26.32%) BDD
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
1 18 (94.74%) Shell Script
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 18 (94.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Red Hat