Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Security Patching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Patching over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 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.

Security Patching
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 171 170
Rank change year-on-year +67 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Patching 2 8 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.12% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £575 £350 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -44.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £538 £338 £583
90th Percentile £613 £393 £638
South East median daily rate £400 £520 £460
% change year-on-year -23.08% +13.04% +27.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year +19.05% - -

Security Patching 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 1,397 3,294 3,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.71% 88.76% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 2,064 1,868
Median daily rate £460 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £593 £584 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 197 136
Median hourly rate £31.61 £33.40 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £14.84 £12.83 £12.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £58.44 £51.25
Median hourly rate £29.40 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% +26.00% +25.00%

Security Patching
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Security Patching as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Patching in Hampshire

Security Patching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Security Patching in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Security Patching in Hampshire

Security Patching
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 Security Patching within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 5 July 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
Basingstoke +27 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £575 - 1
Security Patching
South East

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Security Patching 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 Security Patching.

1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Value Proposition
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible

Security Patching
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware