Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 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
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 79 33
Rank change year-on-year +28 -46 +12
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 159 106 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.48% 2.87% 5.37%
As % of the General category 15.51% 10.52% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 55 132
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £278 £285 £213
90th Percentile £602 £526 £488
South East median daily rate £404 £421 £400
% change year-on-year -4.24% +5.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 20
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.25 £15.16 £13.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.19% +16.39% -21.42%
10th Percentile £10.57 £11.85 £10.13
90th Percentile £28.75 £21.27 £24.42
South East median hourly rate £15.76 £15.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.96% -2.19% -8.01%

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 1,025 1,008 1,211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.85% 27.27% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 615 785
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £212
90th Percentile £600 £545 £548
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £415
% change year-on-year +4.05% +4.22% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 53 75
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.00 £25.12 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.39% +12.90% -11.00%
10th Percentile £12.57 £12.20 £11.60
90th Percentile £51.00 £53.30 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.58 £25.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.81% +25.60% -

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Public Sector in Hampshire

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor 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 21 September 2019. 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 +30 37 £475 -5.00% 5
Winchester +2 23 £485 +15.48% 3
Portsmouth +18 20 £313 -15.99% 1
Basingstoke +12 16 £463 +23.33%
Fareham -2 10 £400 -5.55% 3
Andover +8 7 £430 +14.67%
Hook +1 4 £416 +23.33% 1
Farnborough -3 2 - - 9
Aldershot -12 1 £492 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £384 -
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
Public Sector
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 37 (23.27%) Windows
2 36 (22.64%) Security Cleared
3 33 (20.75%) SAP
3 33 (20.75%) Finance
4 31 (19.50%) Telecoms
5 29 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (18.24%) Microsoft
6 26 (16.35%) SC Cleared
7 25 (15.72%) SQL
8 24 (15.09%) Azure
9 23 (14.47%) Manufacturing
9 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (13.84%) Electronics
10 22 (13.84%) Programme Management
11 21 (13.21%) Python
11 21 (13.21%) Marketing
11 21 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
12 20 (12.58%) Windows 10
13 17 (10.69%) Migration
14 16 (10.06%) Project Management
14 16 (10.06%) Active Directory
14 16 (10.06%) Windows Server
15 15 (9.43%) Java
15 15 (9.43%) Project Delivery
16 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Office
16 14 (8.81%) Office 365
17 13 (8.18%) Citrix
17 13 (8.18%) VMware
17 13 (8.18%) Local Government
18 12 (7.55%) Firewall

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 9 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.26%) Jupyter
3 2 (1.26%) Moodle
3 2 (1.26%) SAS
4 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.89%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.26%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.63%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.09%) Azure
2 14 (8.81%) Office 365
3 9 (5.66%) SaaS
4 7 (4.40%) IaaS
4 7 (4.40%) PaaS
5 5 (3.14%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.89%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.89%) Yammer
7 2 (1.26%) AWS
7 2 (1.26%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.26%) Boomi
7 2 (1.26%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (1.26%) GCP
8 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.55%) Firewall
2 11 (6.92%) DNS
3 10 (6.29%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.14%) DHCP
5 4 (2.52%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.52%) WAN
5 4 (2.52%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.89%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.89%) Internet
6 3 (1.89%) LAN
6 3 (1.89%) Network Security
6 3 (1.89%) SAN
6 3 (1.89%) Skype
6 3 (1.89%) VoIP
7 2 (1.26%) IKE
7 2 (1.26%) MPLS
7 2 (1.26%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.26%) VLAN
7 2 (1.26%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.63%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.66%) Big Data
3 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.14%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.14%) Power BI
4 4 (2.52%) Data Lake
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.89%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.89%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.26%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.40%) JMeter
1 7 (4.40%) LoadRunner
1 7 (4.40%) Selenium
2 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.89%) JIRA
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.26%) Ant
3 2 (1.26%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.26%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.26%) Subversion
3 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.26%) TestNG
3 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.63%) LSMW
4 1 (0.63%) Mocha
General
1 33 (20.75%) Finance
2 31 (19.50%) Telecoms
3 23 (14.47%) Manufacturing
4 22 (13.84%) Electronics
5 21 (13.21%) Marketing
6 13 (8.18%) Local Government
7 2 (1.26%) Military
7 2 (1.26%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (13.84%) Analyst
2 17 (10.69%) Architect
3 15 (9.43%) Developer
4 12 (7.55%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.55%) Support Engineer
5 9 (5.66%) Consultant
5 9 (5.66%) Desktop Support
5 9 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.03%) Designer
6 8 (5.03%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Tester
7 7 (4.40%) IT Support
7 7 (4.40%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Designer
8 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.66%) Web Services
2 6 (3.77%) .NET
3 5 (3.14%) RESTful
3 5 (3.14%) SOAP
4 4 (2.52%) XML
5 3 (1.89%) SAP Basis
6 2 (1.26%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.26%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.26%) Kafka
6 2 (1.26%) MDX
6 2 (1.26%) NumPy
6 2 (1.26%) Pandas
6 2 (1.26%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.63%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.63%) Chai
7 1 (0.63%) COM
7 1 (0.63%) CSS
7 1 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.63%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.26%) CMDB
3 2 (1.26%) NHS
3 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.63%) Clustering
4 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.63%) User Experience
4 1 (0.63%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.27%) Windows
2 20 (12.58%) Windows 10
3 16 (10.06%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.92%) Linux
5 8 (5.03%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.26%) CentOS
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) Android
9 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.63%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.63%) OS/2
9 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.63%) Unix
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.84%) Programme Management
4 21 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (10.69%) Migration
6 16 (10.06%) Project Management
7 15 (9.43%) Project Delivery
8 12 (7.55%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.29%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.66%) ITIL
11 8 (5.03%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.03%) Performance Testing
11 8 (5.03%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (3.77%) Analytics
13 6 (3.77%) Performance Measurement
14 5 (3.14%) Decision-Making
14 5 (3.14%) IT Asset Management
14 5 (3.14%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.72%) SQL
2 21 (13.21%) Python
3 15 (9.43%) Java
4 8 (5.03%) C#
4 8 (5.03%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.52%) ABAP
6 4 (2.52%) C++
7 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.89%) F#
8 2 (1.26%) C
8 2 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.26%) R
8 2 (1.26%) U-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) Java 8
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.35%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.29%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.66%) Degree
5 5 (3.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.14%) CCA
5 5 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.52%) ISEB
6 4 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.26%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.63%) PMP
9 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.63%) GDPR
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (5.03%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 5 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.14%) XenApp
5 4 (2.52%) Docker
5 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.89%) DFS Replication
6 3 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.89%) vSphere
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.63%) NFS
8 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (6.29%) SCCM
2 3 (1.89%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.89%) Nessus
2 3 (1.89%) Terraform
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.26%) Oozie
4 1 (0.63%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.63%) Packer
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.63%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (20.75%) SAP
2 29 (18.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.18%) Citrix
3 13 (8.18%) VMware
4 11 (6.92%) Oracle
5 5 (3.14%) Cisco
5 5 (3.14%) Dell
5 5 (3.14%) HP
6 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.52%) Google
7 3 (1.89%) Avaya
7 3 (1.89%) Databricks
7 3 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (1.89%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.26%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.26%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.26%) Software AG
8 2 (1.26%) StreamSets
8 2 (1.26%) webMethods