Period
to 3 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Public Sector
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 50 62
Rank change year-on-year +37 +12 -29
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 139 165 132
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.12% 4.57% 3.45%
As % of the General category 40.29% 15.65% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 91 73
Median daily rate £489 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.61% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £324 £305 £313
90th Percentile £575 £625 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.62 £15.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.42% +9.60% +16.39%
10th Percentile £15.75 £10.57 £11.97
90th Percentile £29.00 £28.75 £21.27
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £16.62 £15.16
% change year-on-year +35.42% +9.60% -0.59%

Public Sector is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 345 1,054 1,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 25.13% 29.17% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 670 647
Median daily rate £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +10.97%
10th Percentile £310 £302 £270
90th Percentile £605 £600 £569
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 78 51
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.69% +16.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.19 £14.37
90th Percentile £46.76 £52.50 £49.46
Median hourly rate £30.58 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +9.20% +1.82% +41.03%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Hampshire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Public Sector in Hampshire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
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 Public Sector within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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
Southampton +8 43 £481 -14.44% 7
Winchester +8 23 £490 +13.95%
Portsmouth +24 11 £550 +34.15% 1
Fareham +22 7 £500 +49.03%
Andover +3 7 £480 +11.63%
Basingstoke +23 5 £650 +73.33% 1
Farnborough +19 3 - -
Aldershot +9 1 - -
Romsey +8 1 £375 -
Eastleigh - 1 £425 - 1
Havant - 1 - -
Public Sector
South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Public Sector 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 Public Sector.

1 53 (38.13%) Security Cleared
2 46 (33.09%) SC Cleared
3 37 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (20.86%) SAP
5 21 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (13.67%) Azure
7 18 (12.95%) Project Management
7 18 (12.95%) Finance
8 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
8 17 (12.23%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (12.23%) Marketing
9 16 (11.51%) Windows
10 15 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (9.35%) Manufacturing
11 13 (9.35%) Electronics
11 13 (9.35%) Telecoms
11 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
11 13 (9.35%) ITIL
11 13 (9.35%) Programme Management
11 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
12 12 (8.63%) DevOps
12 12 (8.63%) Test Scripting
13 11 (7.91%) Java
13 11 (7.91%) SQL
13 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (7.91%) AWS
14 10 (7.19%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (7.19%) Migration
15 9 (6.47%) User Experience

Public Sector
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 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.88%) CMS
2 4 (2.88%) Confluence
3 3 (2.16%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.44%) IIS
4 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.72%) SAS
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) Camtasia
3 1 (0.72%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) SAP Payroll
2 7 (5.04%) SAP HCM
3 6 (4.32%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.67%) Azure
2 11 (7.91%) AWS
3 6 (4.32%) Office 365
4 4 (2.88%) Boomi
4 4 (2.88%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.16%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.44%) Serverless
6 2 (1.44%) Yammer
7 1 (0.72%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Firewall
1 4 (2.88%) WAN
2 3 (2.16%) Skype
3 2 (1.44%) CTI
3 2 (1.44%) DNS
3 2 (1.44%) LAN
3 2 (1.44%) VPN
4 1 (0.72%) BGP
4 1 (0.72%) Broadband
4 1 (0.72%) DHCP
4 1 (0.72%) DSL
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.72%) MPLS
4 1 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.72%) SNMP
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) VLAN
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) Big Data
2 6 (4.32%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.16%) Power BI
4 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.44%) GIS
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.72%) Impala
6 1 (0.72%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.72%) QlikView
6 1 (0.72%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.04%) JIRA
2 5 (3.60%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.16%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.44%) Ant
4 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.44%) Maven
4 2 (1.44%) REST Assured
4 2 (1.44%) Toad
4 2 (1.44%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.72%) Gatling
5 1 (0.72%) git-flow
5 1 (0.72%) Grunt
5 1 (0.72%) gulp
5 1 (0.72%) JMeter
5 1 (0.72%) Locust
5 1 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 18 (12.95%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Marketing
3 13 (9.35%) Electronics
3 13 (9.35%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.16%) Digital Economy
4 3 (2.16%) Military
5 2 (1.44%) Local Government
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (14.39%) Architect
2 17 (12.23%) Developer
3 15 (10.79%) Analyst
4 9 (6.47%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.47%) Project Manager
5 6 (4.32%) Designer
6 5 (3.60%) Consultant
6 5 (3.60%) Data Scientist
6 5 (3.60%) SAP Configurer
6 5 (3.60%) Support Engineer
6 5 (3.60%) Technical Architect
7 4 (2.88%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (2.88%) Java Developer
7 4 (2.88%) Web Manager
7 4 (2.88%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (2.16%) AWS Architect
8 3 (2.16%) Data Acquisition Manager
8 3 (2.16%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.16%) User Researcher
8 3 (2.16%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (3.60%) Web Services
3 4 (2.88%) .NET
3 4 (2.88%) REST
3 4 (2.88%) SOAP
4 3 (2.16%) HTML
4 3 (2.16%) JSON
4 3 (2.16%) OpenID
5 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.44%) CSS
5 2 (1.44%) Node.js
5 2 (1.44%) OAuth
5 2 (1.44%) OAuth2
5 2 (1.44%) React
5 2 (1.44%) RESTful
5 2 (1.44%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.44%) Swagger
5 2 (1.44%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.72%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.47%) User Experience
3 5 (3.60%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.60%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.44%) NHS
6 2 (1.44%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.72%) Clustering
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 7 (5.04%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.60%) Linux
3 5 (3.60%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.72%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (12.95%) Project Management
4 17 (12.23%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.35%) ITIL
6 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
6 13 (9.35%) Programme Management
6 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
7 12 (8.63%) DevOps
7 12 (8.63%) Test Scripting
8 10 (7.19%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.19%) Migration
8 10 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (6.47%) Business Transformation
10 8 (5.76%) Analytics
11 7 (5.04%) Data Engineering
11 7 (5.04%) System Testing
12 6 (4.32%) Project Delivery
12 6 (4.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.91%) Java
1 11 (7.91%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) C#
2 6 (4.32%) Python
3 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.44%) C
4 2 (1.44%) Java 8
4 2 (1.44%) Scala
5 1 (0.72%) C++
5 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (38.13%) Security Cleared
2 46 (33.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.88%) CISSP
5 2 (1.44%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.44%) Degree
5 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.44%) PMP
6 1 (0.72%) CCNP
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.72%) HNC
6 1 (0.72%) HND
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.72%) MCSE
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) PMO
2 2 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) HL7
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.72%) P3O
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Terraform
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.16%) SCCM
3 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.44%) MIIS
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.72%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (20.86%) SAP
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle
4 4 (2.88%) Ariba
4 4 (2.88%) Dell
4 4 (2.88%) Google
5 3 (2.16%) F5
5 3 (2.16%) VMware
6 2 (1.44%) Adobe
6 2 (1.44%) Avaya
6 2 (1.44%) BiZZdesign
6 2 (1.44%) Databricks
6 2 (1.44%) Talend
7 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.72%) Juniper
7 1 (0.72%) Progress
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com