Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 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.

Academic Degree
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 26 41
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 186 226 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.94% 6.29% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.80% 17.04% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 130 125
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £225
90th Percentile £601 £575 £533
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 18
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -10.61% +49.17%
10th Percentile £21.70 £16.32 £19.68
90th Percentile £47.99 £44.34 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +46.55% -23.68% -3.80%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,257 1,326 1,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.39% 36.91% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 758 1,063
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £263
90th Percentile £568 £513 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 78 61
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +142.86%
10th Percentile £19.45 £16.29 £12.50
90th Percentile £54.05 £48.75 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +70.37% -19.00% +3.65%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 6 months to 18 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
Portsmouth +8 33 £400 - 13
Farnborough -13 20 £375 -16.67% 12
Hook -4 17 £300 -28.99%
Southampton -11 13 £335 -24.51% 29
Basingstoke -29 12 £325 -7.14% 32
Winchester -14 11 £475 +15.50% 3
Aldershot +2 6 £465 - 4
Gosport -12 5 £463 +54.17%
Fareham 0 3 £438 -2.78% 11
Havant 0 2 £650 - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £475 - 4
Fleet -9 1 - - 3
Waterlooville - 1 £500 - 2
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 59 (31.72%) Java
2 55 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (23.66%) Finance
4 43 (23.12%) Computer Science
4 43 (23.12%) Security Cleared
5 38 (20.43%) SC Cleared
6 35 (18.82%) Linux
7 31 (16.67%) Apache Spark
7 31 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (16.13%) Big Data
9 29 (15.59%) Kafka
10 28 (15.05%) Unix
10 28 (15.05%) Spring
11 27 (14.52%) Mathematics
12 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
12 26 (13.98%) Python
13 25 (13.44%) C#
13 25 (13.44%) Greenfield Project
14 24 (12.90%) Decision-Making
14 24 (12.90%) Microsoft
14 24 (12.90%) Project Management
15 23 (12.37%) SQL
15 23 (12.37%) Windows
15 23 (12.37%) Software Engineering
16 22 (11.83%) Web Services
17 21 (11.29%) Use Case
17 21 (11.29%) Jenkins
17 21 (11.29%) Hadoop
18 20 (10.75%) Amazon AWS

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 31 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 20 (10.75%) Apache
3 15 (8.06%) JBoss
4 10 (5.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (4.30%) Jupyter
5 8 (4.30%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.23%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (3.23%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.15%) GemFire
9 3 (1.61%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 3 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.08%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.08%) CMS
10 2 (1.08%) IIS
10 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.54%) SPSS
6 1 (0.54%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (5.38%) SAP HR
2 6 (3.23%) Remedy AR System
2 6 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.08%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.54%) Primavera
5 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.38%) GitHub
4 7 (3.76%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (2.15%) PaaS
6 3 (1.61%) Office 365
6 3 (1.61%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.08%) npm
8 1 (0.54%) Boomi
8 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.38%) BGP
1 10 (5.38%) LAN
1 10 (5.38%) MPLS
1 10 (5.38%) WAN
2 9 (4.84%) Kerberos
2 9 (4.84%) OSPF
3 8 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (4.30%) DNS
3 8 (4.30%) HSRP
3 8 (4.30%) IPsec
3 8 (4.30%) L2TP
3 8 (4.30%) RIP
3 8 (4.30%) Wireless
4 7 (3.76%) SNMP
5 3 (1.61%) Internet
6 2 (1.08%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.08%) Bluetooth
6 2 (1.08%) DVB
6 2 (1.08%) Firewall
6 2 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.13%) Big Data
2 21 (11.29%) Hadoop
3 10 (5.38%) HBase
4 9 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.30%) Geospatial Data
6 6 (3.23%) Parquet
6 6 (3.23%) Power BI
7 5 (2.69%) MySQL
8 4 (2.15%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.08%) GIS
10 2 (1.08%) OLTP
10 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.08%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.54%) QGIS
11 1 (0.54%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.29%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.84%) Subversion
4 9 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.30%) Gradle
5 8 (4.30%) JUnit
6 7 (3.76%) Selenium
7 5 (2.69%) LabVIEW
7 5 (2.69%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.15%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (2.15%) Rational Functional Tester
9 3 (1.61%) JIRA
9 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.08%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.08%) Babel
10 2 (1.08%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.08%) Phabricator
General
1 44 (23.66%) Finance
2 10 (5.38%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.69%) Electronics
3 5 (2.69%) Military
4 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.08%) Avionics
4 2 (1.08%) Billing
4 2 (1.08%) Legal
4 2 (1.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Automotive
5 1 (0.54%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) German Language
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (27.42%) Developer
2 24 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.75%) Analyst
4 19 (10.22%) Apache Spark Developer
5 18 (9.68%) Big Data Developer
6 15 (8.06%) Consultant
7 13 (6.99%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.45%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.38%) SAP Consultant
10 9 (4.84%) Data Scientist
10 9 (4.84%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.30%) HR Consultant
11 8 (4.30%) SAP HR Consultant
11 8 (4.30%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.76%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.76%) Business IT Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) IT Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) IT Business Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.59%) Kafka
2 28 (15.05%) Spring
3 22 (11.83%) Web Services
4 19 (10.22%) .NET
4 19 (10.22%) RabbitMQ
4 19 (10.22%) RESTful
5 12 (6.45%) Spring Boot
6 11 (5.91%) JSON
6 11 (5.91%) Middleware
6 11 (5.91%) Spark Streaming
6 11 (5.91%) Spring Integration
6 11 (5.91%) XML
7 10 (5.38%) HTML
8 9 (4.84%) REST
9 8 (4.30%) CSS
9 8 (4.30%) PySpark
10 7 (3.76%) HTML5
10 7 (3.76%) Pandas
10 7 (3.76%) SOAP
10 7 (3.76%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 43 (23.12%) Computer Science
2 31 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (13.44%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (5.91%) Virtual Team
5 10 (5.38%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.30%) PMI
7 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.69%) User Experience
9 3 (1.61%) Arduino
9 3 (1.61%) Raspberry Pi
9 3 (1.61%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.08%) CESG
10 2 (1.08%) Fintech
10 2 (1.08%) FMCG
10 2 (1.08%) Life Science
10 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.08%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.82%) Linux
2 28 (15.05%) Unix
3 23 (12.37%) Windows
4 11 (5.91%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.15%) Android
6 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.08%) Solaris
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (14.52%) Mathematics
4 24 (12.90%) Decision-Making
4 24 (12.90%) Project Management
5 23 (12.37%) Software Engineering
6 21 (11.29%) Use Case
7 19 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.22%) Data Science
7 19 (10.22%) Microservices
8 18 (9.68%) Scrum
9 17 (9.14%) Machine Learning
10 16 (8.60%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (8.60%) Business Analysis
11 15 (8.06%) Test Scripting
12 14 (7.53%) Analytics
12 14 (7.53%) OO
13 13 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (6.99%) Physics
13 13 (6.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (31.72%) Java
2 26 (13.98%) Python
3 25 (13.44%) C#
4 23 (12.37%) SQL
5 13 (6.99%) C
6 12 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.84%) C++
8 6 (3.23%) ABAP
8 6 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.23%) R
9 5 (2.69%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.15%) Perl
10 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.61%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.08%) PHP
12 2 (1.08%) Tcl
12 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (23.12%) Security Cleared
2 38 (20.43%) SC Cleared
3 19 (10.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.38%) PMI Certification
6 8 (4.30%) CCNA
7 6 (3.23%) CBAP
8 5 (2.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.69%) PMP
9 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.61%) MCSE
9 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
10 2 (1.08%) CISSP
10 2 (1.08%) CRISC
10 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.08%) IIBA
10 2 (1.08%) OCA
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
2 5 (2.69%) PMO
3 3 (1.61%) MISRA
3 3 (1.61%) SLA
4 2 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.08%) GDPR
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (10.75%) HDFS
2 19 (10.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.15%) Firmware
6 3 (1.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.61%) Ansible
2 3 (1.61%) Kibana
2 3 (1.61%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.08%) Grafana
3 2 (1.08%) Graphite
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.54%) logstash
4 1 (0.54%) MOM
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) Puppet
4 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.54%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.75%) SAP
3 14 (7.53%) Oracle
4 12 (6.45%) Cisco
5 11 (5.91%) VMware
6 9 (4.84%) Hortonworks
6 9 (4.84%) Juniper
7 7 (3.76%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.76%) Remedy
7 7 (3.76%) Tableau
8 6 (3.23%) BMC
9 4 (2.15%) HP
10 3 (1.61%) Citrix
10 3 (1.61%) Serena
11 2 (1.08%) Capita
11 2 (1.08%) Google
11 2 (1.08%) Nintex
11 2 (1.08%) Software AG
12 1 (0.54%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.54%) Xamarin