Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 97 108
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 +22
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 78 60 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.10% 1.74% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.09% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 46
Hampshire median daily rate £465 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -1.54% +1.56%
10th Percentile £244 £269 £135
90th Percentile £643 £661 £523
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.50 £24.56 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.48% -10.69% -
10th Percentile £24.81 £24.28 £22.25
90th Percentile £64.73 £24.84 £32.75
South East median hourly rate £37.00 £26.87 £27.50
% change year-on-year +37.73% -2.31% +61.76%

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 3,197 2,865 2,954
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.94% 83.16% 82.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,040 1,723 1,898
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £254
90th Percentile £575 £548 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 106 157
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.33% +5.26% -18.57%
10th Percentile £11.71 £10.40 £11.99
90th Percentile £60.34 £49.04 £54.45
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.10% +6.67% -21.05%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -2 14 £260 -54.87% 6
Southampton -8 13 £475 -26.92% 6
Fareham +3 8 £550 +37.50% 2
Aldershot - 8 £471 -
Hook +2 7 £300 -2.44% 1
Havant -3 4 £475 -
Portsmouth -29 4 £450 +12.50% 7
Winchester -3 3 £625 +19.05%
Farnborough -13 3 £465 +43.08% 7
Fleet - 1 - - 3
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
4 18 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 16 (20.51%) C#
6 15 (19.23%) Finance
6 15 (19.23%) DevOps
7 14 (17.95%) JIRA
7 14 (17.95%) Scrum
8 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (15.38%) Decision-Making
9 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (14.10%) Project Management
9 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
10 10 (12.82%) Test Automation
10 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
10 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (11.54%) .NET
11 9 (11.54%) VMware
11 9 (11.54%) MVC
11 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (11.54%) Android
12 8 (10.26%) Integration Testing
12 8 (10.26%) Test Management
12 8 (10.26%) SCCM
12 8 (10.26%) Kanban
12 8 (10.26%) Puppet
12 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS

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 (6.41%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (8.97%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) ATM
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.28%) QlikView
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) JIRA
2 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.97%) Selenium
3 7 (8.97%) Subversion
4 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Military
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Developer
2 9 (11.54%) C# Developer
3 8 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Test Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Architect
5 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Data Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (5.13%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Project Controller
7 3 (3.85%) Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Azure Developer
7 3 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) CSS
2 5 (6.41%) Entity Framework
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) WCF
3 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (5.13%) WinForms
3 4 (5.13%) XML
4 3 (3.85%) Middleware
5 2 (2.56%) React
5 2 (2.56%) WPF
6 1 (1.28%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.28%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) Java EE
6 1 (1.28%) jQuery
6 1 (1.28%) LINQ
6 1 (1.28%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.41%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) Taxonomies
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) iSeries
6 1 (1.28%) Life Science
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Android
2 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.23%) DevOps
3 14 (17.95%) Scrum
4 12 (15.38%) Decision-Making
5 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (14.10%) Project Management
6 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.54%) MVC
8 8 (10.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 8 (10.26%) High Availability
8 8 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Kanban
8 8 (10.26%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.26%) Test Management
9 7 (8.97%) Auto-Scaling
9 7 (8.97%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) C#
2 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.56%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 18 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) PMO
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.85%) GDPR
3 3 (3.85%) QA
4 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Ansible
1 8 (10.26%) Puppet
1 8 (10.26%) SCCM
2 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) VMware
3 8 (10.26%) Micro Focus
4 5 (6.41%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.13%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.85%) Citrix
7 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco
7 2 (2.56%) Juniper
7 2 (2.56%) Splunk
7 2 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.28%) BMC
8 1 (1.28%) Capita
8 1 (1.28%) Cognos
8 1 (1.28%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.28%) Google
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) Remedy