Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 109 134
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 +20
Contract jobs citing Continuous Improvement 49 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.38% 1.51% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.88% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 40 39
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -9.64%
10th Percentile £277 £135 £174
90th Percentile £693 £548 £595
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £61.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +54.41% -8.72%

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 2,848 2,921 3,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.50% 80.18% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,698 1,878 2,167
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% +4.11%
10th Percentile £259 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £527
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 149 170
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00% +53.42%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £12.45
90th Percentile £50.83 £57.60 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.13
% change year-on-year - -17.01% +50.63%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Basingstoke -15 10 £575 +230.46% 1
Andover +13 5 £400 -
Hook +10 5 £375 +219.15%
Portsmouth +7 5 £500 - 2
Farnborough - 5 £325 - 7
Southampton +2 3 £514 +10.01% 8
Havant -8 3 - - 1
Fareham 0 2 £425 +25.00%
Winchester -9 2 £525 +20.00% 1
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
6 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.29%) .NET
6 7 (14.29%) Oracle
6 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Selenium
7 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (12.24%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) VMware
7 6 (12.24%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.20%) Finance
8 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
8 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (10.20%) Degree
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy

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 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) IaaS
3 2 (4.08%) iPaaS
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Firewall
1 3 (6.12%) MVNO
1 3 (6.12%) PuTTY
1 3 (6.12%) WinSCP
2 2 (4.08%) Intranet
2 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.04%) Broadband
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Ant
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.12%) NUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) TestNG
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Back Office
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Environment Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Head of IT
6 2 (4.08%) Head of Operations
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) jQuery
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.08%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) CMDB
3 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) PKI
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) SDLC
4 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.24%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (8.16%) DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.16%) IT Strategy
5 4 (8.16%) MVC
5 4 (8.16%) Scrum
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C#
1 4 (8.16%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) F#
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.08%) Bourne shell
3 2 (4.08%) Korn
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) CCNP
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) CCSA
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
6 1 (2.04%) HNC
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PMO
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
1 3 (6.12%) vSphere
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
1 3 (6.12%) Netcool
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCSM
3 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) BMC
6 3 (6.12%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) Pega
6 3 (6.12%) Remedy
6 3 (6.12%) Software AG
6 3 (6.12%) webMethods
7 2 (4.08%) hybris
7 2 (4.08%) Netezza
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Adobe
8 1 (2.04%) Ariba
8 1 (2.04%) Concur
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Virgin Media