Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 46 68
Rank change year-on-year -45 +22 +6
Contract jobs citing SDLC 84 141 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.29% 4.02% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 4.87% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 81 81
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £365 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% +8.96% -11.84%
10th Percentile £327 £285 £250
90th Percentile £521 £506 £484
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% -12.50%

SDLC 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 3,077 2,895 3,144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.73% 82.55% 82.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,856 1,738 2,022
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £290 £246 £250
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 131 181
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +47.41%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.24 £12.08
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Hampshire

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Hampshire

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SDLC in Hampshire

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDLC in Hampshire

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SDLC in Hampshire

SDLC
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 SDLC within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Portsmouth -24 19 £375 +13.64% 2
Basingstoke +7 16 £425 -8.60% 13
Southampton -25 12 £475 +35.71% 6
Havant -5 9 £450 +18.03% 2
Farnborough -12 2 - -
Petersfield - 2 £273 - 1
Eastleigh +4 1 £475 +35.71%
Hook -4 1 - -
Fareham -5 1 £500 +5.26% 1
Winchester -12 1 - -
SDLC
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC 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 SDLC.

1 56 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) SQL
3 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 30 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
6 24 (28.57%) .NET
6 24 (28.57%) Project Management
7 21 (25.00%) Web Services
8 20 (23.81%) Windows
8 20 (23.81%) MVC
9 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
9 19 (22.62%) C#
9 19 (22.62%) JIRA
10 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (21.43%) TDD
10 18 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 17 (20.24%) Finance
12 16 (19.05%) Scrum
12 16 (19.05%) CSS
12 16 (19.05%) MongoDB
13 15 (17.86%) Node.js
13 15 (17.86%) jQuery
13 15 (17.86%) HTML
13 15 (17.86%) Linux
14 14 (16.67%) WCF
14 14 (16.67%) REST
14 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 13 (15.48%) RESTful
15 13 (15.48%) Microservices
16 12 (14.29%) Bitbucket

SDLC
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 (5.95%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.57%) GemFire
3 3 (3.57%) JBoss
4 2 (2.38%) Confluence
4 2 (2.38%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.19%) Ethereum
5 1 (1.19%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.33%) Azure Functions
3 7 (8.33%) Serverless
4 5 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.95%) Azure Machine Learning
4 5 (5.95%) PaaS
4 5 (5.95%) SaaS
5 4 (4.76%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (2.38%) GitHub
6 2 (2.38%) npm
7 1 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) DNS
2 5 (5.95%) Internet
3 3 (3.57%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) IMAP
3 3 (3.57%) NAS
3 3 (3.57%) SAN
3 3 (3.57%) SMTP
4 2 (2.38%) DVB
4 2 (2.38%) SNMP
5 1 (1.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.52%) Big Data
5 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (4.76%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.76%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (22.62%) JIRA
2 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 11 (13.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
6 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.76%) Subversion
8 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.57%) Gerrit
8 3 (3.57%) JUnit
8 3 (3.57%) Maven
8 3 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (3.57%) Toad
9 2 (2.38%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.38%) Bower
9 2 (2.38%) Gradle
9 2 (2.38%) Spinnaker
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Billing
4 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.38%) Back Office
4 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 3 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) SDLC Manager
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Transformation Programme Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) .NET
2 21 (25.00%) Web Services
3 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
4 18 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 16 (19.05%) CSS
6 15 (17.86%) HTML
6 15 (17.86%) jQuery
6 15 (17.86%) Node.js
7 14 (16.67%) REST
7 14 (16.67%) WCF
8 13 (15.48%) RESTful
9 10 (11.90%) .NET Core
9 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (11.90%) JSON
9 10 (11.90%) XML
10 8 (9.52%) Ajax
10 8 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (8.33%) SAML
12 6 (7.14%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) W3C
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Windows
2 15 (17.86%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) AIX
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.19%) CentOS
5 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) Project Management
3 20 (23.81%) MVC
4 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (21.43%) TDD
5 16 (19.05%) Scrum
6 13 (15.48%) Microservices
7 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 12 (14.29%) Kanban
7 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (13.10%) DevOps
8 11 (13.10%) Software Delivery
9 10 (11.90%) Change Management
9 10 (11.90%) Data Modelling
10 9 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (10.71%) Project Governance
11 8 (9.52%) API Development
11 8 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (9.52%) Supplier Management
11 8 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) SQL
2 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.62%) C#
4 10 (11.90%) Python
5 9 (10.71%) Java
6 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.76%) C++
8 4 (4.76%) Ruby
9 3 (3.57%) C
9 3 (3.57%) Groovy
9 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.38%) Perl
10 2 (2.38%) Tcl
11 1 (1.19%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (1.19%) Scala
11 1 (1.19%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) PMP
2 6 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) Degree
4 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) GDPR
2 2 (2.38%) PMO
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.95%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.76%) Puppet
3 4 (4.76%) Terraform
4 1 (1.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Databricks
3 3 (3.57%) F5
4 2 (2.38%) Tableau
5 1 (1.19%) Cognos
5 1 (1.19%) Progress
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) VMware
5 1 (1.19%) Workday