Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 May 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.

Academic Degree
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 6.60% 4.45% 5.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.52% 12.15% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 7
Portsmouth median daily rate £528 £173 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +206.09% -43.90% -33.15%
10th Percentile £245 £107 £261
90th Percentile £611 £413 £465
Hampshire median daily rate £444 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +4.41% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% -11.14% +107.96%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.60 £23.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +79.37% -50.00% +39.71%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 107 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 35.64% 36.64% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 48
Portsmouth median daily rate £425 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% +32.94%
10th Percentile £174 £241 £253
90th Percentile £545 £498 £533
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 17
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -11.14% +44.94%
10th Percentile £39.12 £11.78 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.00 £50.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.46 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.31% -22.22% +178.47%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Portsmouth

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Portsmouth

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Portsmouth

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Degree.

1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) MPLS
6 7 (35.00%) OSPF
6 7 (35.00%) BGP
6 7 (35.00%) DNS
6 7 (35.00%) L2TP
6 7 (35.00%) IPsec
6 7 (35.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 7 (35.00%) RIP
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Juniper
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (35.00%) HSRP
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (30.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (25.00%) Network Management
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (10.00%) Jupyter
4 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PS
1 1 (5.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) BGP
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
1 7 (35.00%) HSRP
1 7 (35.00%) IPsec
1 7 (35.00%) L2TP
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
1 7 (35.00%) MPLS
1 7 (35.00%) OSPF
1 7 (35.00%) RIP
1 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.00%) NetBeans
1 3 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (15.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Switch Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Projects
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Pandas
2 1 (5.00%) D3.js
2 1 (5.00%) Keras
2 1 (5.00%) Matplotlib
2 1 (5.00%) NumPy
2 1 (5.00%) PySpark
2 1 (5.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Data Science
4 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.00%) Statistics
4 3 (15.00%) SysML
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (5.00%) APMG
5 1 (5.00%) CITP
5 1 (5.00%) MAPM
5 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.00%) PMP
5 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Ariba
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) SAP