Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 63 35
Rank change year-on-year +26 -28 +9
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 142 144 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.29% 3.73% 5.07%
As % of the General category 20.91% 14.66% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 76 111
Hampshire median daily rate £465 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.80% +1.22% +1.30%
10th Percentile £300 £299 £243
90th Percentile £619 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £439 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 12
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.00 £18.50 £16.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.73% +12.70% +21.82%
10th Percentile £14.94 £11.54 £9.79
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.26 £23.16
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £15.16
% change year-on-year -6.25% +31.93% -1.27%

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 679 982 1,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 25.32% 25.45% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 653 678
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £237
90th Percentile £588 £600 £549
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 70 42
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £24.91 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.43% +27.74% -22.77%
10th Percentile £13.30 £11.50 £10.83
90th Percentile £50.00 £64.08 £45.70
South East median hourly rate £20.95 £24.68 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.10% +16.13% -8.37%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 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
Winchester +5 26 £470 +13.94% 1
Southampton -6 21 £525 +16.67% 10
Basingstoke +24 15 £500 +33.33% 2
Fareham +19 14 £446 +22.27% 1
Andover +7 11 £388 +3.46% 2
Portsmouth +11 8 £463 +13.85% 3
Gosport - 5 £658 - 7
Hook +11 3 £575 +39.39% 2
Aldershot +5 3 £288 - 4
Romsey +8 2 £538 +30.30% 2
Havant - 1 - -
Public Sector
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 43 (30.28%) Security Cleared
2 33 (23.24%) SC Cleared
2 33 (23.24%) SAP
2 33 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.54%) Project Management
4 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
5 23 (16.20%) Finance
6 22 (15.49%) Telecoms
6 22 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (14.79%) Mentoring
8 20 (14.08%) Azure
8 20 (14.08%) Windows
9 19 (13.38%) Marketing
10 18 (12.68%) Manufacturing
10 18 (12.68%) Test Scripting
11 17 (11.97%) Programme Management
12 16 (11.27%) Electronics
12 16 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (10.56%) System Testing
13 15 (10.56%) SQL
13 15 (10.56%) Python
13 15 (10.56%) SAP Payroll
14 14 (9.86%) VMware
14 14 (9.86%) SAP HCM
15 13 (9.15%) ITIL
15 13 (9.15%) Migration
16 12 (8.45%) Local Government
16 12 (8.45%) Linux
16 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
16 12 (8.45%) SAP BW

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 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.41%) Apache
3 2 (1.41%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.11%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.70%) InVision
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (10.56%) SAP Payroll
2 14 (9.86%) SAP HCM
3 7 (4.93%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.08%) Azure
2 10 (7.04%) Office 365
3 6 (4.23%) Power Platform
4 4 (2.82%) AWS
4 4 (2.82%) Yammer
5 3 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (2.11%) G Suite
5 3 (2.11%) PaaS
6 2 (1.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.70%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.70%) Boomi
7 1 (0.70%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.70%) GCP
7 1 (0.70%) GitHub
7 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) DNS
2 5 (3.52%) Firewall
3 4 (2.82%) DHCP
3 4 (2.82%) WAN
4 3 (2.11%) LAN
4 3 (2.11%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.11%) Skype
4 3 (2.11%) VLAN
5 2 (1.41%) 5G
5 2 (1.41%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.41%) SAN
5 2 (1.41%) SSL
5 2 (1.41%) VoIP
5 2 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.41%) WinSCP
5 2 (1.41%) Wireless
6 1 (0.70%) DWDM
6 1 (0.70%) IPsec
6 1 (0.70%) SDH
6 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.45%) SAP BW
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.23%) Power BI
5 5 (3.52%) Big Data
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.82%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.11%) GIS
7 3 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.41%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) JIRA
2 5 (3.52%) Selenium
3 4 (2.82%) Bugzilla
3 4 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.82%) Subversion
4 3 (2.11%) GitLab
4 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.41%) Ant
5 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.41%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.41%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.41%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.41%) TestNG
6 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) JMeter
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (16.20%) Finance
2 22 (15.49%) Telecoms
3 19 (13.38%) Marketing
4 18 (12.68%) Manufacturing
5 16 (11.27%) Electronics
6 12 (8.45%) Local Government
7 5 (3.52%) Publishing
8 4 (2.82%) Legal
9 3 (2.11%) Military
10 2 (1.41%) Retail
11 1 (0.70%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 16 (11.27%) Analyst
1 16 (11.27%) Architect
2 14 (9.86%) Developer
3 11 (7.75%) Consultant
4 10 (7.04%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.04%) SAP Consultant
4 10 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (6.34%) HR Consultant
5 9 (6.34%) SAP HR Consultant
6 6 (4.23%) Designer
6 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.52%) Azure Specialist
7 5 (3.52%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.52%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (3.52%) Information Manager
7 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Specialist
7 5 (3.52%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 5 (3.52%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
7 5 (3.52%) Tester
8 4 (2.82%) SAP Configurer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.45%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (4.93%) Web Services
3 4 (2.82%) .NET
4 2 (1.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.41%) Apache NiFi
4 2 (1.41%) Kafka
4 2 (1.41%) Middleware
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.70%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.70%) Django
5 1 (0.70%) HTML
5 1 (0.70%) Node.js
5 1 (0.70%) NumPy
5 1 (0.70%) Pandas
5 1 (0.70%) PySpark
5 1 (0.70%) React
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) RESTful
5 1 (0.70%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.70%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (3.52%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.52%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.11%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.11%) Smart City
5 2 (1.41%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.41%) NHS
5 2 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.08%) Windows
2 12 (8.45%) Linux
3 9 (6.34%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.93%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.41%) CentOS
8 2 (1.41%) Unix
8 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.70%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.70%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.54%) Project Management
3 22 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (14.79%) Mentoring
5 18 (12.68%) Test Scripting
6 17 (11.97%) Programme Management
7 16 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (10.56%) System Testing
9 13 (9.15%) ITIL
9 13 (9.15%) Migration
10 10 (7.04%) Analytics
10 10 (7.04%) Information Governance
10 10 (7.04%) Scrum
10 10 (7.04%) Test Automation
11 9 (6.34%) Data Protection
12 8 (5.63%) Decision-Making
12 8 (5.63%) DevOps
12 8 (5.63%) Project Delivery
13 7 (4.93%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.56%) Python
1 15 (10.56%) SQL
2 5 (3.52%) C
2 5 (3.52%) C#
2 5 (3.52%) Java
3 4 (2.82%) C++
3 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.41%) F#
4 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.41%) Scala
5 1 (0.70%) ABAP
5 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.70%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.70%) PHP
5 1 (0.70%) R
5 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (30.28%) Security Cleared
2 33 (23.24%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.75%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.23%) Degree
5 3 (2.11%) CCA
5 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.11%) ISEB
6 2 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.41%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.41%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.70%) PhD
7 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) GDPR
2 4 (2.82%) PMO
2 4 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.93%) Docker
4 6 (4.23%) XenApp
4 6 (4.23%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.52%) DFS Replication
6 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.11%) Shibboleth
6 3 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.11%) vSphere
7 2 (1.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) SCCM
2 5 (3.52%) Ansible
3 2 (1.41%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.41%) Terraform
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.70%) Oozie
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (23.24%) SAP
2 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.86%) VMware
4 8 (5.63%) Oracle
5 7 (4.93%) Citrix
6 4 (2.82%) Cisco
7 3 (2.11%) Adobe
7 3 (2.11%) ForgeRock
7 3 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (1.41%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.41%) Databricks
8 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.41%) Software AG
8 2 (1.41%) Virgin Media
8 2 (1.41%) webMethods
9 1 (0.70%) Dell
9 1 (0.70%) Juniper
9 1 (0.70%) McAfee
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.70%) StreamSets