Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 65 68
Rank change year-on-year -27 +3 +19
Contract jobs citing SDLC 87 111 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.29% 2.98% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.62% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 100
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +19.40% -10.67%
10th Percentile £325 £298 £250
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £470 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +11.90% +12.00% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -5.92%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.96% -22.83%

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 3,150 3,064 3,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 82.96% 82.28% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,830 1,822 2,267
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% +3.35% +3.33%
10th Percentile £287 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £544 £527
South East median daily rate £438 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +4.60% +4.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 184 170
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.14 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% -6.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.74 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.38 £55.05
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +25.60% -15.79% +10.21%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -10 17 £375 +15.38% 11
Southampton -10 15 £475 +35.71% 8
Havant +3 12 £450 -
Basingstoke +16 10 £425 - 5
Farnborough -19 5 £413 - 2
Hook +14 4 £388 +44.05%
Fareham -7 3 £500 +5.26% 4
Winchester -8 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £475 - 4
Petersfield - 1 £275 - 2
SDLC
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 31 (35.63%) SQL
4 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 27 (31.03%) Project Management
6 25 (28.74%) HTML
7 23 (26.44%) Linux
8 22 (25.29%) Finance
9 21 (24.14%) Scrum
9 21 (24.14%) .NET
10 20 (22.99%) Windows
10 20 (22.99%) MVC
10 20 (22.99%) TDD
11 19 (21.84%) CSS
11 19 (21.84%) AngularJS
11 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
11 19 (21.84%) Relational Database
12 18 (20.69%) Web Services
12 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (19.54%) JIRA
13 17 (19.54%) C#
14 16 (18.39%) PRINCE2
14 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
14 16 (18.39%) Change Management
14 16 (18.39%) REST
15 15 (17.24%) RDBMS
15 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
15 15 (17.24%) Oracle
15 15 (17.24%) jQuery

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 9 (10.34%) GemFire
2 8 (9.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.45%) Apache
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.45%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.30%) Confluence
5 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.15%) Ethereum
6 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.15%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.05%) Serverless
3 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (5.75%) Azure Machine Learning
3 5 (5.75%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 5 (5.75%) PaaS
3 5 (5.75%) SaaS
4 4 (4.60%) Office 365
5 2 (2.30%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.15%) GitHub
6 1 (1.15%) npm
6 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) Broadband
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) Internet
4 2 (2.30%) IMAP
4 2 (2.30%) NAS
4 2 (2.30%) SAN
4 2 (2.30%) SMTP
5 1 (1.15%) DVB
5 1 (1.15%) SNMP
5 1 (1.15%) Tactical Data Link
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Relational Database
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 15 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 12 (13.79%) NoSQL
5 11 (12.64%) MongoDB
6 9 (10.34%) Big Data
7 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
8 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.75%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (5.75%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (5.75%) Data Lake
9 5 (5.75%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (3.45%) QlikView
11 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
2 17 (19.54%) JIRA
3 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.79%) Visual Studio
5 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (9.20%) Bitbucket
6 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.05%) Mockito
8 6 (6.90%) Selenium
8 6 (6.90%) Subversion
9 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
9 5 (5.75%) JUnit
9 5 (5.75%) Maven
10 4 (4.60%) DbUnit
10 4 (4.60%) HttpUnit
10 4 (4.60%) JMeter
10 4 (4.60%) NUnit
10 4 (4.60%) XMLUnit
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Retail
3 7 (8.05%) Billing
4 4 (4.60%) Back Office
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Avionics
7 1 (1.15%) Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) Project Manager
3 10 (11.49%) Architect
4 7 (8.05%) Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.60%) GDPR Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Azure Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Data Analytics Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Migration Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.74%) HTML
2 21 (24.14%) .NET
3 19 (21.84%) AngularJS
3 19 (21.84%) CSS
4 18 (20.69%) Web Services
5 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
5 16 (18.39%) REST
6 15 (17.24%) jQuery
7 14 (16.09%) XML
8 13 (14.94%) JSON
8 13 (14.94%) RESTful
9 12 (13.79%) Ajax
9 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (13.79%) Spring
10 11 (12.64%) Node.js
11 10 (11.49%) HTML5
12 9 (10.34%) CSS3
13 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
13 8 (9.20%) JSF
13 8 (9.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.60%) Replication
3 4 (4.60%) W3C
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Linux
2 20 (22.99%) Windows
3 11 (12.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) AIX
4 1 (1.15%) CentOS
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.03%) Project Management
3 21 (24.14%) Scrum
4 20 (22.99%) MVC
4 20 (22.99%) TDD
5 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (18.39%) Change Management
6 16 (18.39%) PRINCE2
7 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
7 14 (16.09%) Matrix Organization
7 14 (16.09%) Supplier Management
8 13 (14.94%) Project Governance
9 11 (12.64%) DevOps
9 11 (12.64%) Kanban
9 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.20%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 7 (8.05%) Identity Management
11 7 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (8.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
2 31 (35.63%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) C#
4 14 (16.09%) Java
5 11 (12.64%) Java 8
6 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
7 9 (10.34%) C++
8 7 (8.05%) Python
8 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.75%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.30%) Groovy
10 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.15%) Ada
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.15%) C
11 1 (1.15%) ES6
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (1.15%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) PMP
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.75%) Degree
4 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.45%) ISEB
6 2 (2.30%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.30%) IIBA
7 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) GDPR
3 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.30%) P3O
4 2 (2.30%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Docker
2 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 5 (5.75%) Terraform
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.45%) Databricks
4 3 (3.45%) Tableau
5 2 (2.30%) F5
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Cognos
6 1 (1.15%) Netezza
6 1 (1.15%) Progress
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) Verint
6 1 (1.15%) VMware