Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 115 86
Rank change year-on-year -9 -29 +1
Contract jobs citing SLA 58 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.51% 1.33% 2.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.91% 10.33% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 42
Hampshire median daily rate £260 £331 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.51% -17.19% +4.23%
10th Percentile £111 £121 £250
90th Percentile £595 £486 £499
South East median daily rate £320 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -1.54% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 14
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% -18.84%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.80 £12.50
90th Percentile £21.35 £13.20 £43.38
South East median hourly rate £14.05 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -19.71% +25.00% -24.32%

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 389 455 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.10% 12.84% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 267 281
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £250
90th Percentile £601 £570 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 33
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.88 £40.31 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.13% +61.22% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £35.16 £52.80 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +42.86% -18.79%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
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 SLA within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Southampton -11 11 £314 +69.59% 3
Basingstoke +4 7 £121 -72.61% 6
Fareham -5 7 £483 +98.97% 1
Portsmouth -21 7 £450 +40.63% 7
Aldershot - 6 £225 -
Hook +5 4 £263 -
Farnborough - 4 £140 - 2
Romsey - 3 £100 -
Yateley - 2 £149 - 1
Havant -8 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 £210 -
Fleet - 1 - -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SLA 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 SLA.

1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
4 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
4 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 10 (17.24%) SQL
6 9 (15.52%) Linux
6 9 (15.52%) Cisco
6 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
7 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
7 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.07%) Remedy
8 7 (12.07%) Service Management
8 7 (12.07%) Finance
8 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (12.07%) SAP
8 7 (12.07%) Java
8 7 (12.07%) Performance Management
8 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
9 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (10.34%) Huawei
9 6 (10.34%) SCCM
9 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
9 6 (10.34%) Line Management
9 6 (10.34%) IaaS
9 6 (10.34%) XML
9 6 (10.34%) Oracle
9 6 (10.34%) CRM
9 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.34%) ITSM

SLA
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 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) Moodle
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP ERP
2 3 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) IaaS
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Office 365
3 4 (6.90%) PaaS
4 3 (5.17%) Boomi
5 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) LAN
1 3 (5.17%) VPN
1 3 (5.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) Broadband
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) SNMP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) HBase
4 1 (1.72%) Mahout
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (13.79%) Analyst
1 8 (13.79%) Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Integration Developer
5 4 (6.90%) SAP Developer
5 4 (6.90%) SAP PI Developer
5 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.17%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support
6 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) XML
2 4 (6.90%) IDoc
2 4 (6.90%) LDAP
2 4 (6.90%) Middleware
2 4 (6.90%) SAP ALE
2 4 (6.90%) SAP PI
2 4 (6.90%) XML Schema
3 3 (5.17%) JDBC
3 3 (5.17%) ODBC
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) HTML5
4 1 (1.72%) jQuery
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) Node.js
4 1 (1.72%) Spring
4 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) CMDB
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.45%) Solaris
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Performance Management
2 7 (12.07%) Service Management
3 6 (10.34%) CRM
3 6 (10.34%) ITSM
3 6 (10.34%) Line Management
3 6 (10.34%) Project Management
3 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.90%) Analytics
5 4 (6.90%) Business Development
5 4 (6.90%) Change Management
5 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.90%) Data Mapping
5 4 (6.90%) EAI
5 4 (6.90%) ERP
5 4 (6.90%) ETL
5 4 (6.90%) Fault Management
5 4 (6.90%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) ABAP
3 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.45%) Master's Degree
5 2 (3.45%) MCSA
5 2 (3.45%) MCSE
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) CITP
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.72%) HDFS
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) MOM
2 4 (6.90%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.72%) Ambari
3 1 (1.72%) Ansible
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.72%) Oozie
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) Remedy
3 7 (12.07%) SAP
4 6 (10.34%) Huawei
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle
5 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.17%) Apple
6 3 (5.17%) Axosoft
6 3 (5.17%) BMC
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) Alibaba
7 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.45%) Virgin Media
8 1 (1.72%) CommVault
8 1 (1.72%) EMC
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat