Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 33 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.53% 5.66% 6.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.85% 15.52% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 10
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £400 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +76.80% -46.76%
10th Percentile £332 £76 £80
90th Percentile £628 £500 £324
Hampshire median daily rate £414 £425 £393
% change year-on-year -2.65% +8.28% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 9
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% -5.92%
10th Percentile £37.94 £28.81 £40.75
90th Percentile £47.40 £45.22 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -10.11% +36.92%

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 151 116 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 34.47% 36.48% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 49 49
Portsmouth median daily rate £500 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £269 £277 £213
90th Percentile £638 £478 £528
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 20
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -5.92% +6.88%
10th Percentile £39.51 £17.03 £34.58
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.17 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +4.94% -3.57% +140.00%

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 20 August 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

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
4 11 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (30.30%) Python
5 10 (30.30%) Cisco
6 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
6 8 (24.24%) DNS
6 8 (24.24%) LAN
6 8 (24.24%) WAN
6 8 (24.24%) RIP
6 8 (24.24%) CCNA
6 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (24.24%) Juniper
6 8 (24.24%) MPLS
6 8 (24.24%) OSPF
6 8 (24.24%) BGP
6 8 (24.24%) UML
6 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) L2TP
6 8 (24.24%) IPsec
6 8 (24.24%) Network Management
6 8 (24.24%) HSRP
6 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
7 6 (18.18%) Issue Tracking

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 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) GlassFish
3 4 (12.12%) Jupyter
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Azure Machine Learning
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) BGP
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) HSRP
1 8 (24.24%) IPsec
1 8 (24.24%) L2TP
1 8 (24.24%) LAN
1 8 (24.24%) MPLS
1 8 (24.24%) OSPF
1 8 (24.24%) RIP
1 8 (24.24%) WAN
2 5 (15.15%) SNMP
3 2 (6.06%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (12.12%) Power BI
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) NetBeans
3 4 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (12.12%) Rational Functional Tester
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.06%) ClearCase
5 2 (6.06%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Data Scientist
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Designer
5 1 (3.03%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Head of Projects
5 1 (3.03%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Keras
1 4 (12.12%) Pandas
1 4 (12.12%) PySpark
1 4 (12.12%) TensorFlow
2 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) LDAP
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) Java RMI
3 2 (6.06%) JavaFX
3 2 (6.06%) JSF
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) Swing
3 2 (6.06%) XHTML
3 2 (6.06%) XSL
3 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) PMI
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Network Management
2 8 (24.24%) UML
3 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (15.15%) Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (12.12%) Data Science
5 4 (12.12%) Deep Learning
5 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.12%) Physics
5 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Tcl
6 1 (3.03%) ABAP
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) APMG
5 1 (3.03%) APMP
5 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) CITP
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) MAPM
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MOM
1 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Tableau
5 2 (6.06%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy