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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / Hampshire
Rank 81 105 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -24  
Contract jobs citing Open Source 34 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.83% 0.96% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.21% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 22
Median daily rate £450 £315 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £293 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £373 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +12.12% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.31% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £39.90
% change year-on-year +23.07% -18.54%  

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1737 1736
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.81% 79.61% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1170 998
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 66 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Open Source as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Open Source in Hampshire

Open Source
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 24 March 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 +4 5 £314 -10.28%
Southampton - 5 - - 2
Winchester +3 3 £435 +45.00%
Andover - 2 £538 - 1
Fareham - 1 £275 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £475 - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 36 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 34 (58.62%) Linux
3 31 (53.45%) SC Cleared
4 24 (41.38%) Tomcat
5 23 (39.66%) Shell Script
5 23 (39.66%) WebSphere
6 22 (37.93%) Bash Shell
6 22 (37.93%) Red Hat
7 21 (36.21%) JBoss
7 21 (36.21%) Apache TomEE
7 21 (36.21%) Apache Geronimo
8 20 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (34.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 20 (34.48%) IBM
9 19 (32.76%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (32.76%) IBM Integration Bus
9 19 (32.76%) Analytics
10 16 (27.59%) VMware
11 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
14 9 (15.52%) Python
15 8 (13.79%) Oracle
15 8 (13.79%) Cisco
15 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
15 8 (13.79%) DevOps
16 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (12.07%) Java
16 7 (12.07%) SQL

Open Source
Top Related 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 24 (41.38%) Tomcat
2 23 (39.66%) WebSphere
3 21 (36.21%) Apache Geronimo
3 21 (36.21%) Apache TomEE
3 21 (36.21%) JBoss
4 20 (34.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (12.07%) Apache
6 3 (5.17%) GlassFish
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.45%) ArcGIS
7 2 (3.45%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) PaaS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) DNS
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) 3GPP
2 2 (3.45%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) BGP
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.72%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Big Data
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Billing
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) WebSphere Specialist
2 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Server Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Scala Developer
6 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) IBM Integration Bus
1 19 (32.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
2 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 6 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) ATL
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.17%) JSON
3 3 (5.17%) Qt
3 3 (5.17%) RESTful
3 3 (5.17%) STL
4 2 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Drill
4 2 (3.45%) J2EE
4 2 (3.45%) Middleware
4 2 (3.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.45%) REST
4 2 (3.45%) SOAP
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (58.62%) Linux
2 20 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.34%) Unix
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Analytics
2 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.79%) DevOps
5 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (6.90%) Microservices
7 4 (6.90%) OO
8 3 (5.17%) BDD
8 3 (5.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (5.17%) ITIL
8 3 (5.17%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.17%) TDD
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
9 2 (3.45%) Post-Production
9 2 (3.45%) Privileged Password Management
9 2 (3.45%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) Shell Script
2 22 (37.93%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.52%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.90%) C
6 4 (6.90%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) C++
7 3 (5.17%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.17%) Scala
8 2 (3.45%) VB
8 2 (3.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 36 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 31 (53.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) MCITP
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) RHCA
5 1 (1.72%) RHCE
5 1 (1.72%) SANS
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.62%) Docker
5 2 (3.45%) vCloud
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.72%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Marathon
1 3 (5.17%) Mesos
1 3 (5.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
1 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.45%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) Nagios
3 1 (1.72%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 20 (34.48%) IBM
3 16 (27.59%) VMware
4 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
6 6 (10.34%) Juniper
7 3 (5.17%) HP
7 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.45%) ESRI
8 2 (3.45%) F5
8 2 (3.45%) MapR
8 2 (3.45%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.72%) Citrix
9 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) SAP
9 1 (1.72%) Sun
9 1 (1.72%) Veritas
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