Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 106 84
Rank change year-on-year +14 -22 +31
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 73 81 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.19% 2.10% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.47% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 47 45
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £465 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +16.25% -
10th Percentile £366 £249 £240
90th Percentile £560 £575 £595
South East median daily rate £463 £475 £428
% change year-on-year -2.63% +11.11% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.54 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.94% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.33 £47.50 £26.87
% change year-on-year -46.68% +76.81% -41.48%

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 2,850 3,282 2,946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.59% 85.18% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,721 2,070 1,753
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £293 £300 £240
90th Percentile £594 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 155 113
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +16.38%
10th Percentile £13.60 £11.85 £12.24
90th Percentile £51.64 £57.43 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £25.12 £22.75
% change year-on-year +3.50% +10.42% -6.09%

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 11 December 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
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 11 December 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
Southampton +15 18 £475 - 7
Winchester +3 11 £500 -11.11% 1
Basingstoke 0 6 £375 +44.51% 1
Havant +4 5 £525 +10.53%
Hook +7 4 £400 +68.42%
Farnborough 0 4 £425 +2.41% 2
Fleet +20 3 £540 -
Portsmouth +15 2 £500 +129.89% 8
Fareham -3 2 £469 -8.54% 3
Andover +2 1 £400 +10.34%
Aldershot -17 1 £400 -15.12%
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Azure
3 21 (28.77%) QA
4 16 (21.92%) Finance
5 14 (19.18%) TeamCity
5 14 (19.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (19.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (17.81%) webpack
6 13 (17.81%) gulp
6 13 (17.81%) BDD
6 13 (17.81%) C#
7 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.07%) Umbraco
8 11 (15.07%) Degree
8 11 (15.07%) Redis
8 11 (15.07%) SpecFlow
8 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (15.07%) PaaS
8 11 (15.07%) Jasmine
8 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (15.07%) MVC
8 11 (15.07%) .NET
8 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
8 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.07%) Swagger
8 11 (15.07%) Babel
8 11 (15.07%) .NET Core
9 10 (13.70%) ITIL
9 10 (13.70%) Windows
10 9 (12.33%) Active Directory

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 11 (15.07%) Umbraco
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.37%) Documentum
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.25%) Azure
2 11 (15.07%) PaaS
3 9 (12.33%) AWS
4 8 (10.96%) IaaS
5 7 (9.59%) Office 365
6 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (8.22%) GitHub
7 3 (4.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (4.11%) Azure Stack
8 2 (2.74%) Loggly
8 2 (2.74%) npm
9 1 (1.37%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (1.37%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (1.37%) GCP
9 1 (1.37%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Skype
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 3 (4.11%) VLAN
2 3 (4.11%) VoIP
3 2 (2.74%) BGP
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (2.74%) OSPF
3 2 (2.74%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.74%) VPN
3 2 (2.74%) WebEx
4 1 (1.37%) Broadband
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Redis
2 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.37%) Power BI
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Octopus Deploy
1 14 (19.18%) TeamCity
2 13 (17.81%) gulp
2 13 (17.81%) webpack
3 11 (15.07%) Babel
3 11 (15.07%) Jasmine
3 11 (15.07%) SpecFlow
4 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.11%) JIRA
5 3 (4.11%) JMeter
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) ERwin
6 2 (2.74%) Grunt
6 2 (2.74%) Postman
6 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) GitLab
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) French Language
3 4 (5.48%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.11%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 2 (2.74%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Military
6 1 (1.37%) Automotive
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Senior Developer
3 11 (15.07%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.07%) C# Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (12.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Azure Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
1 11 (15.07%) .NET Core
1 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
1 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
1 11 (15.07%) Swagger
2 5 (6.85%) Spring
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) CSS
4 3 (4.11%) GWT
4 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.11%) Velocity
4 3 (4.11%) XML
4 3 (4.11%) XMPP
5 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.74%) Ember.js
5 2 (2.74%) OOCSS
5 2 (2.74%) REST
5 2 (2.74%) Sass
5 2 (2.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.22%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) PDA
4 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.11%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
5 2 (2.74%) TM Forum
6 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.37%) iPhone
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) VMS
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) CentOS
5 1 (1.37%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (17.81%) BDD
4 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
5 11 (15.07%) MVC
6 10 (13.70%) ITIL
7 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.33%) Scrum
7 9 (12.33%) Technical Leadership
8 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (9.59%) Process Improvement
9 6 (8.22%) Application Packaging
9 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
9 6 (8.22%) Compliance Management
9 6 (8.22%) DevOps
9 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (8.22%) Market Research
9 6 (8.22%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 5 (6.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) C#
2 7 (9.59%) Python
3 6 (8.22%) Java
4 4 (5.48%) C
4 4 (5.48%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.74%) Java 8
6 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) CCIE
5 1 (1.37%) CCNP
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) IRCA
5 1 (1.37%) ISEB
5 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) MCITP
5 1 (1.37%) MCTS
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) QA
2 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (4.11%) PMO
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) Docker
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.37%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) SCCM
1 7 (9.59%) Terraform
2 6 (8.22%) Ansible
2 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.22%) Puppet
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (4.11%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.74%) Nessus
6 1 (1.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Google
3 5 (6.85%) Arqiva
4 4 (5.48%) VMware
5 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.11%) Proofpoint
5 3 (4.11%) Remedy
5 3 (4.11%) Zscaler
6 2 (2.74%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.74%) Casewise
6 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) Dell
6 2 (2.74%) F5
6 2 (2.74%) New Relic
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix
7 1 (1.37%) McAfee
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.37%) SAP