Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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.

Continual Improvement
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 57 123
Rank change year-on-year -31 +66 -5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 87 111 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.32% 3.11% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 3.78% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 47
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £279 £240 £211
90th Percentile £560 £536 £673
South East median daily rate £450 £428 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £63.00 £28.56 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.59% -12.12% -17.72%
10th Percentile £29.19 £25.76 £26.25
90th Percentile £66.20 £31.76 £54.20
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £25.12 £25.00
% change year-on-year +37.34% +0.48% -36.71%

Continuous Improvement 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 3,126 2,940 3,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.47% 82.45% 81.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,844 1,740 2,225
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £286 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 159 178
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.89% +68.89%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.49 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £24.75 £19.56 £22.75
% change year-on-year +26.52% -14.01% +1.11%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Continuous Improvement in Hampshire

Continuous Improvement
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 Continuous Improvement within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Havant +10 13 - - 1
Farnborough -9 13 £375 -11.76% 2
Southampton -17 12 £475 +18.75% 4
Fareham +7 9 £438 +9.38% 3
Hook -2 6 £254 +5.73%
Basingstoke -9 6 £280 -30.06% 4
Andover - 6 £375 - 2
Winchester -12 5 £450 +9.09% 1
Portsmouth -15 3 £450 +12.50% 3
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 35 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.54%) C#
3 16 (18.39%) .NET
3 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
5 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
6 13 (14.94%) Finance
7 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
7 11 (12.64%) Degree
7 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (11.49%) Change Management
8 10 (11.49%) Project Management
9 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.20%) DevOps
10 8 (9.20%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (9.20%) PMO
10 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
10 8 (9.20%) Oracle
10 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.20%) Retail
10 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
11 7 (8.05%) Unix
11 7 (8.05%) HTML
11 7 (8.05%) Linux
11 7 (8.05%) Six Sigma
11 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.05%) VMware
12 6 (6.90%) Scrum

Continuous Improvement
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 5 (5.75%) CMS
1 5 (5.75%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.15%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (3.45%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.30%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
4 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) ATM
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
1 2 (2.30%) HTTP
1 2 (2.30%) MVNO
1 2 (2.30%) PuTTY
1 2 (2.30%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (1.15%) NAS
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) SAN
2 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.75%) Selenium
4 4 (4.60%) JIRA
4 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.45%) NUnit
6 2 (2.30%) Appium
6 2 (2.30%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.30%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.30%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.30%) Toad
7 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.94%) Finance
3 8 (9.20%) Retail
4 6 (6.90%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 2 (2.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Analyst
2 16 (18.39%) Developer
3 9 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (9.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 8 (9.20%) Help Desk Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Help Desk Support
4 8 (9.20%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) IT Support
4 8 (9.20%) IT Support Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Service Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Service Desk Support
4 8 (9.20%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) HTML
3 5 (5.75%) CSS
3 5 (5.75%) React
3 5 (5.75%) XML
4 4 (4.60%) .NET Core
4 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.60%) EDI
4 4 (4.60%) Web Services
5 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.45%) jQuery
5 3 (3.45%) POSIX
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.30%) HTML5
6 2 (2.30%) REST
6 2 (2.30%) WCF
7 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.15%) NumPy
7 1 (1.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.45%) iSeries
2 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) CMDB
4 1 (1.15%) CESG
4 1 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) PDA
4 1 (1.15%) PKI
4 1 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.15%) STB
4 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
1 7 (8.05%) Unix
2 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Windows
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) AIX
6 1 (1.15%) HPUX
6 1 (1.15%) Solaris
6 1 (1.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.49%) Change Management
2 10 (11.49%) Project Management
3 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (9.20%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (9.20%) DevOps
4 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
4 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.05%) Six Sigma
6 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (6.90%) ITIL
6 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 6 (6.90%) Scrum
7 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.75%) Kanban
7 5 (5.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) C#
2 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.60%) SQL
3 3 (3.45%) Python
3 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.30%) F#
4 2 (2.30%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) C
5 1 (1.15%) ES6
5 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.30%) CISM
5 2 (2.30%) CISSP
5 2 (2.30%) ISEB
5 2 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCIE
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
6 1 (1.15%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.15%) CISA
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.15%) CRISC
6 1 (1.15%) RHCE
6 1 (1.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) PMO
2 5 (5.75%) GDPR
3 4 (4.60%) SLA
4 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Docker
1 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.75%) vSphere
2 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
2 4 (4.60%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.30%) Grafana
4 2 (2.30%) Graphite
4 2 (2.30%) HP ALM
4 2 (2.30%) Kibana
4 2 (2.30%) Netcool
5 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.15%) Salt
5 1 (1.15%) SCCM
5 1 (1.15%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle
3 7 (8.05%) VMware
4 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.60%) BMC
5 4 (4.60%) IBM
5 4 (4.60%) Remedy
5 4 (4.60%) Siebel
6 3 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (2.30%) Capita
7 2 (2.30%) Google
7 2 (2.30%) Perfecto Mobile
7 2 (2.30%) Software AG
7 2 (2.30%) webMethods
8 1 (1.15%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.15%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.15%) Splunk
8 1 (1.15%) Virgin Media
8 1 (1.15%) Workday