Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Open Source
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 133 167
Rank change year-on-year -14 +34 -69
Contract jobs citing Open Source 17 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 1.05% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.31% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 16
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £475 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +43.94% -22.35%
10th Percentile £392 £330 £231
90th Percentile £537 £553 £389
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -13.00% +82.48%

Open Source 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 2839 3141 3632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 79.68% 80.35% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 2023 2232
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 163 192
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.96%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.93 £56.75 £48.70
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Hampshire

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Hampshire

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Open Source in Hampshire

Open Source
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Open Source in Hampshire

Open Source
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 Open Source within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -31 4 £342 - 2
Havant -2 2 - -
Winchester +4 1 - -
Portsmouth 0 1 £500 +5.26% 3
Southampton -1 1 - - 3
Fareham -5 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £500 -
Open Source
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (29.41%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) Apache
5 5 (29.41%) SOA
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Middleware
6 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) XSLT
6 4 (23.53%) UML
6 4 (23.53%) JBoss
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Lucene

Open Source
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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) JBoss
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.88%) Jupyter
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) BigQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
2 3 (17.65%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (23.53%) Lucene
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 3 (17.65%) D3.js
3 3 (17.65%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) Sensu
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) React
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Video on Demand
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (29.41%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 5 (29.41%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Search
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) UML
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 3 (17.65%) DRM
7 3 (17.65%) Information Security
7 3 (17.65%) OWASP
7 3 (17.65%) Secure Coding
7 3 (17.65%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 2 (11.76%) ISSAP
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 3 (17.65%) KVM
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Grafana
1 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
1 3 (17.65%) logstash
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) MuleSoft
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) WSO2
3 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
3 3 (17.65%) Splunk
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau