Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 40 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.49% 5.48% 4.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.10% 14.53% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £500 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +194.12% -61.14%
10th Percentile £309 £388 £80
90th Percentile £501 £585 £455
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 5
Portsmouth median hourly rate £44.46 £43.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.39% +3.61% -13.23%
10th Percentile £37.50 £25.83 £40.30
90th Percentile £82.63 £45.21 £47.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -13.98%

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 181 117 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 33.90% 37.74% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 50 45
Portsmouth median daily rate £475 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +11.11% -15.63%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £202
90th Percentile £650 £500 £610
Hampshire median daily rate £417 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.13% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 19
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.21% -7.05%
10th Percentile £38.50 £33.55 £16.00
90th Percentile £78.17 £59.45 £54.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +33.33%

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 13 November 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 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) Python
3 14 (35.00%) UML
4 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (30.00%) Windows
6 11 (27.50%) Linux
6 11 (27.50%) Unix
6 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
6 11 (27.50%) Subversion
6 11 (27.50%) Issue Tracking
7 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.00%) Finance
7 10 (25.00%) NetBeans
7 10 (25.00%) SNMP
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
8 9 (22.50%) Network Management
9 8 (20.00%) SQL
9 8 (20.00%) SysML
10 7 (17.50%) Cisco
10 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (15.00%) SAP
12 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 5 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 5 (12.50%) ERP

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 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (10.00%) Jupyter
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) SAP Leonardo
3 1 (2.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (5.00%) DVB
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) HSRP
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) L2TP
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) OSPF
3 1 (2.50%) RIP
3 1 (2.50%) VXLAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Power BI
2 4 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) QlikView
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
1 11 (27.50%) Subversion
2 10 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) JUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) LSMW
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Software Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Controller
6 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 4 (10.00%) Keras
2 4 (10.00%) Pandas
2 4 (10.00%) PySpark
2 4 (10.00%) TensorFlow
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) LDAP
3 3 (7.50%) Swing
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.00%) Java RMI
4 2 (5.00%) JSP
4 2 (5.00%) Servlets
4 2 (5.00%) XHTML
4 2 (5.00%) XSL
4 2 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.50%) ASIC
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) UML
3 11 (27.50%) Issue Tracking
4 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (22.50%) Network Management
6 8 (20.00%) SysML
7 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (12.50%) ERP
8 5 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 5 (12.50%) Requirements Management
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Data Science
9 4 (10.00%) Deep Learning
9 4 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Java
1 16 (40.00%) Python
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Tcl
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) ABAP
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) APMP
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) MOM
1 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco
3 6 (15.00%) SAP
4 4 (10.00%) Tableau
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) Ariba
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Concur
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy