The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Academic Degree
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 32 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Contract jobs citing Degree 104 93 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.77% 4.67% 4.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.81% 10.99% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 57
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £297 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +19.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.26 £43.20 £21.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.68 £57.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.44%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 702 846 785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 38.96% 42.51% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 506 485
Median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +127.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £17.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Hampshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Hampshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Hampshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Hampshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Hampshire

Degree
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 Degree within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -3 31 £313 -47.91% 12
Hook +11 15 £450 +36.36% 1
Farnborough +12 12 £463 -15.90% 4
Winchester +4 9 £410 +9.33% 7
Southampton +7 7 £488 +24.60% 12
Portsmouth -8 4 £488 +140.74% 4
Fleet - 2 £500 - 1
Gosport +23 1 £300 -25.65%
Fareham -12 1 - - 5
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 77 (33.19%) Security Cleared
2 70 (30.17%) Computer Science
3 64 (27.59%) Telecoms
4 56 (24.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 51 (21.98%) ITIL
6 50 (21.55%) SC Cleared
7 40 (17.24%) HP
8 38 (16.38%) Windows
8 38 (16.38%) Finance
9 37 (15.95%) Firewall
10 36 (15.52%) Wireless
10 36 (15.52%) Cisco
11 29 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 29 (12.50%) Linux
12 28 (12.07%) SQL
12 28 (12.07%) LAN
12 28 (12.07%) WAN
12 28 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (11.64%) Management Information System
13 27 (11.64%) Project Management
13 27 (11.64%) Network Design
14 26 (11.21%) CCNP
14 26 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (11.21%) F5
15 23 (9.91%) Validation
15 23 (9.91%) Juniper
16 22 (9.48%) Service Management
17 21 (9.05%) CheckPoint
17 21 (9.05%) CCDP
17 21 (9.05%) Agile Software Development

Degree
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 17 (7.33%) Apache
2 15 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.31%) JBoss
4 5 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.29%) IIS
5 3 (1.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.29%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.29%) TPMS
6 2 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.86%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.86%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.43%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.16%) GitHub
2 5 (2.16%) SaaS
3 3 (1.29%) Office 365
4 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.95%) Firewall
2 36 (15.52%) Wireless
3 28 (12.07%) LAN
3 28 (12.07%) WAN
4 19 (8.19%) BIG-IP
5 13 (5.60%) LTE
6 10 (4.31%) 4G
6 10 (4.31%) SAN
7 9 (3.88%) MVNO
7 9 (3.88%) NAS
8 8 (3.45%) DNS
9 7 (3.02%) Internet
10 6 (2.59%) HTTP
10 6 (2.59%) IPsec
10 6 (2.59%) TCP/IP
11 5 (2.16%) VoIP
11 5 (2.16%) VPN
12 4 (1.72%) LDAP
13 3 (1.29%) 3GPP
13 3 (1.29%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.02%) SAP HANA
3 6 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.16%) Big Data
4 5 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.16%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.16%) HBase
4 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.72%) Parquet
5 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.29%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.29%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.86%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.86%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.86%) Sisense
7 2 (0.86%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.74%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.02%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.02%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.16%) Gradle
5 3 (1.29%) JUnit
6 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.86%) GDB
6 2 (0.86%) Maven
6 2 (0.86%) MSI
6 2 (0.86%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.86%) Subversion
7 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.43%) JIRA
7 1 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.43%) XMLSpy
General
1 64 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 38 (16.38%) Finance
3 10 (4.31%) Billing
4 9 (3.88%) Electronics
5 7 (3.02%) Legal
5 7 (3.02%) Military
6 5 (2.16%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.16%) Law
6 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.72%) Retail
8 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.86%) Marketing
8 2 (0.86%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Avionics
9 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 42 (18.10%) Analyst
2 25 (10.78%) Architect
3 21 (9.05%) Network Engineer
4 18 (7.76%) Consultant
5 16 (6.90%) Developer
5 16 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (4.74%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.74%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (4.31%) Integration Engineer
8 9 (3.88%) Test Engineer
9 8 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (3.02%) Design Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.02%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.02%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.59%) Programme Manager
11 6 (2.59%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 6 (2.59%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.03%) XML
2 10 (4.31%) .NET
2 10 (4.31%) REST
2 10 (4.31%) Web Services
3 8 (3.45%) J2EE
3 8 (3.45%) SAP Basis
4 7 (3.02%) Spring
5 6 (2.59%) JSON
6 5 (2.16%) CSS
6 5 (2.16%) HTML
6 5 (2.16%) Kafka
6 5 (2.16%) Middleware
7 4 (1.72%) jQuery
7 4 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.29%) HTML5
8 3 (1.29%) OAuth
8 3 (1.29%) SAML
8 3 (1.29%) XSLT
9 2 (0.86%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 70 (30.17%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (11.64%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.17%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.88%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.02%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.59%) Clustering
7 6 (2.59%) Web 2.0
8 5 (2.16%) MPEG
9 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.72%) Life Science
10 3 (1.29%) PKI
10 3 (1.29%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.29%) Replication
10 3 (1.29%) STB
10 3 (1.29%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.86%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.86%) iPad
11 2 (0.86%) NHS
11 2 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.38%) Windows
2 29 (12.50%) Linux
3 10 (4.31%) Unix
4 9 (3.88%) Solaris
5 8 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.02%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.72%) CentOS
7 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.29%) Android
8 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.43%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.98%) ITIL
2 27 (11.64%) Network Design
2 27 (11.64%) Project Management
3 23 (9.91%) Validation
4 22 (9.48%) Service Management
5 21 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (8.62%) UML
7 19 (8.19%) Analytics
8 18 (7.76%) Customer Requirements
8 18 (7.76%) Incident Management
8 18 (7.76%) ITSM
9 17 (7.33%) DevOps
10 15 (6.47%) Information Security
10 15 (6.47%) ITIL V3
11 14 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (6.03%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.60%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.17%) Regression Testing
13 12 (5.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.07%) SQL
2 19 (8.19%) C
3 14 (6.03%) Java
4 10 (4.31%) C#
5 8 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.02%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.16%) Python
7 5 (2.16%) VBScript
8 4 (1.72%) PHP
9 3 (1.29%) ANSI SQL
9 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.29%) C++
9 3 (1.29%) Perl
9 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.86%) ABAP
11 1 (0.43%) Groovy
11 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.43%) R
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (33.19%) Security Cleared
2 56 (24.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (21.55%) SC Cleared
4 26 (11.21%) CCNP
4 26 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (9.05%) CCDP
6 20 (8.62%) CCSA
7 19 (8.19%) CCIE
7 19 (8.19%) CCIP
7 19 (8.19%) CCSE
7 19 (8.19%) JNCIA
7 19 (8.19%) JNCIE
8 18 (7.76%) HP ASE
8 18 (7.76%) HP MASE
9 15 (6.47%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (5.17%) ISTQB
11 11 (4.74%) DV Cleared
12 9 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (3.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.90%) QA
2 8 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.45%) PMO
3 6 (2.59%) PA-DSS
4 3 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.29%) SLA
5 2 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.86%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.86%) RMADS
6 1 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.16%) HDFS
5 3 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.29%) vSphere
6 2 (0.86%) Docker
6 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (9.05%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.31%) Netcool
3 9 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (3.45%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (1.72%) Ansible
6 4 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.29%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.29%) Puppet
8 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.86%) SCCM
8 2 (0.86%) WSUS
9 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.43%) Nessus
9 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (17.24%) HP
2 36 (15.52%) Cisco
3 29 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (11.21%) F5
5 23 (9.91%) Juniper
6 21 (9.05%) CheckPoint
7 19 (8.19%) Aruba
7 19 (8.19%) Fortinet
7 19 (8.19%) Riverbed
8 16 (6.90%) Motorola
9 13 (5.60%) Oracle
10 12 (5.17%) Remedy
10 12 (5.17%) SAP
11 11 (4.74%) VMware
12 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.31%) Splunk
13 9 (3.88%) NetApp
14 8 (3.45%) Gemalto
15 7 (3.02%) Citrix
16 6 (2.59%) Veritas
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