Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 27 43
Rank change year-on-year -21 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 162 206 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.40% 5.94% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.87% 17.12% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 112 104
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £294 £271 £227
90th Percentile £605 £609 £514
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 24
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26.50 £18.45 £16.08
90th Percentile £67.00 £46.33 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £44.46 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +20.16% -7.50% -

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 1,168 1,203 1,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 31.76% 34.69% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 677 930
Hampshire median daily rate £423 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +2.89% +3.67%
10th Percentile £281 £220 £267
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 64 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +77.08%
10th Percentile £21.60 £19.91 £12.50
90th Percentile £60.68 £47.91 £58.38
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year +72.97% -15.91% -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +1 40 £388 -22.50% 16
Farnborough -3 21 £363 -19.44% 13
Southampton -22 13 £376 -18.65% 27
Hook -5 12 £300 -22.58%
Basingstoke -24 10 £325 -19.75% 25
Aldershot +1 7 £433 - 1
Gosport -11 5 £463 -
Fareham -5 4 £319 -25.00% 33
Winchester -13 4 £475 +18.75% 2
Eastleigh +4 1 £475 +31.03% 6
Fleet -23 1 - - 1
Andover - 1 £600 -
Havant - 1 £650 - 2
Waterlooville - 1 £500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 55 (33.95%) Java
2 45 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (24.69%) Finance
5 38 (23.46%) SC Cleared
5 38 (23.46%) Computer Science
6 36 (22.22%) Linux
7 32 (19.75%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (18.52%) Windows
9 28 (17.28%) Python
10 27 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 26 (16.05%) Unix
11 26 (16.05%) SQL
11 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
11 26 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (14.81%) Mathematics
13 22 (13.58%) Project Management
14 20 (12.35%) Web Services
14 20 (12.35%) Use Case
14 20 (12.35%) Apache Spark
15 19 (11.73%) C#
15 19 (11.73%) Computer Science Degree
16 17 (10.49%) Data Science
16 17 (10.49%) .NET
16 17 (10.49%) UML
16 17 (10.49%) Eclipse
16 17 (10.49%) Spring
16 17 (10.49%) Subversion
16 17 (10.49%) Machine Learning
16 17 (10.49%) Big Data

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 20 (12.35%) Apache Spark
2 14 (8.64%) Apache
2 14 (8.64%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.79%) JBoss
4 8 (4.94%) GlassFish
4 8 (4.94%) Jupyter
5 6 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.23%) Confluence
7 2 (1.23%) Drupal
7 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.23%) GemFire
7 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.62%) SPSS
5 1 (0.62%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Remedy AR System
1 6 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.47%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.23%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.23%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.62%) Primavera
5 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.32%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (1.85%) Office 365
4 3 (1.85%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.85%) PaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.23%) GitHub
5 2 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.23%) npm
5 2 (1.23%) SAP Leonardo
6 1 (0.62%) Boomi
6 1 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) SNMP
2 5 (3.09%) Internet
3 4 (2.47%) BGP
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.47%) DNS
3 4 (2.47%) DVB
3 4 (2.47%) HSRP
3 4 (2.47%) IPsec
3 4 (2.47%) L2TP
3 4 (2.47%) LAN
3 4 (2.47%) MPLS
3 4 (2.47%) OSPF
3 4 (2.47%) RIP
3 4 (2.47%) WAN
3 4 (2.47%) Wireless
4 3 (1.85%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.23%) 3GPP
5 2 (1.23%) ATM
5 2 (1.23%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.49%) Big Data
2 15 (9.26%) Hadoop
3 13 (8.02%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.32%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (3.70%) MySQL
5 6 (3.70%) Power BI
5 6 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.85%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.23%) GIS
7 2 (1.23%) HBase
7 2 (1.23%) OLTP
8 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.62%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Eclipse
1 17 (10.49%) Subversion
2 14 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.41%) NetBeans
4 8 (4.94%) JUnit
4 8 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.32%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.09%) JIRA
6 5 (3.09%) LabVIEW
6 5 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (3.09%) Selenium
7 4 (2.47%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.23%) Babel
9 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.23%) Gradle
9 2 (1.23%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.62%) Phabricator
General
1 40 (24.69%) Finance
2 15 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.70%) Electronics
3 6 (3.70%) Military
4 4 (2.47%) Legal
4 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.85%) Avionics
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (27.16%) Developer
2 25 (15.43%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.96%) Analyst
4 14 (8.64%) Apache Spark Developer
4 14 (8.64%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.64%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.41%) Big Data Developer
6 9 (5.56%) Architect
6 9 (5.56%) Consultant
7 7 (4.32%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.32%) Business IT Analyst
7 7 (4.32%) IT Analyst
7 7 (4.32%) IT Business Analyst
7 7 (4.32%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.32%) Test Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.09%) Java Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Software Analyst
9 5 (3.09%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.35%) Web Services
2 17 (10.49%) .NET
2 17 (10.49%) Spring
3 16 (9.88%) HTML
3 16 (9.88%) Kafka
4 13 (8.02%) CSS
5 11 (6.79%) RESTful
6 10 (6.17%) HTML5
6 10 (6.17%) XML
7 9 (5.56%) jQuery
7 9 (5.56%) SOAP
8 8 (4.94%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.94%) TensorFlow
9 7 (4.32%) PySpark
9 7 (4.32%) Spring Boot
10 6 (3.70%) Ajax
10 6 (3.70%) Java RMI
10 6 (3.70%) Keras
10 6 (3.70%) Pandas
10 6 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.46%) Computer Science
2 26 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.88%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (9.88%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.94%) PMI
5 5 (3.09%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.09%) Life Science
6 4 (2.47%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.47%) User Experience
7 3 (1.85%) Fintech
7 3 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.23%) Arduino
8 2 (1.23%) CESG
8 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.23%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.23%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.62%) STB
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.22%) Linux
2 30 (18.52%) Windows
3 26 (16.05%) Unix
4 7 (4.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.85%) Android
6 3 (1.85%) Solaris
7 2 (1.23%) Debian
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.75%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 24 (14.81%) Mathematics
5 22 (13.58%) Project Management
6 20 (12.35%) Use Case
7 17 (10.49%) Business Analysis
7 17 (10.49%) Data Science
7 17 (10.49%) Machine Learning
7 17 (10.49%) UML
8 16 (9.88%) Artificial Intelligence
8 16 (9.88%) Decision-Making
9 14 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.64%) Network Management
10 13 (8.02%) Issue Tracking
11 12 (7.41%) OO
11 12 (7.41%) Physics
12 10 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (6.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.95%) Java
2 28 (17.28%) Python
3 26 (16.05%) SQL
4 19 (11.73%) C#
5 16 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 15 (9.26%) C
7 12 (7.41%) C++
8 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.32%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.47%) PHP
9 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.47%) Tcl
10 3 (1.85%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.23%) Jython
11 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.23%) Perl
11 2 (1.23%) R
11 2 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 38 (23.46%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.94%) PMI Certification
5 7 (4.32%) CBAP
6 5 (3.09%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.47%) CCNA
7 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.85%) CISSP
8 3 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.85%) MCSE
8 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.85%) PMP
9 2 (1.23%) CISA
9 2 (1.23%) CISM
9 2 (1.23%) CRISC
9 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) PMO
3 3 (1.85%) MISRA
3 3 (1.85%) SLA
4 2 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (8.02%) HDFS
2 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (2.47%) Docker
4 4 (2.47%) Firmware
5 2 (1.23%) vSphere
6 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Kibana
1 4 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.23%) Ansible
3 2 (1.23%) Grafana
3 2 (1.23%) Graphite
3 2 (1.23%) logstash
3 2 (1.23%) Puppet
4 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.62%) MOM
4 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.62%) SCCM
4 1 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.88%) Oracle
3 11 (6.79%) Cisco
3 11 (6.79%) SAP
4 10 (6.17%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.32%) Remedy
5 7 (4.32%) VMware
6 6 (3.70%) BMC
6 6 (3.70%) Tableau
7 4 (2.47%) HP
7 4 (2.47%) Juniper
8 3 (1.85%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.85%) Serena
9 2 (1.23%) Ariba
9 2 (1.23%) Citrix
9 2 (1.23%) Google
9 2 (1.23%) Nintex
9 2 (1.23%) Software AG
9 2 (1.23%) Splunk
9 2 (1.23%) Zend