Period
to 5 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Housing Association in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Housing Association over the 6 months to 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Housing Association
UK
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 659 838 851
Rank change year-on-year +179 +13 -42
Contract jobs citing Housing Association 31 40 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.041% 0.037%
As % of the General category 0.13% 0.10% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 29
Median daily rate £400 £430 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +10.97% +6.90%
10th Percentile £151 £333 £249
90th Percentile £500 £563 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -32.12% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £23.75 - £17.25
10th Percentile £18.95 - £13.58
90th Percentile £28.75 - £24.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - £17.00

Housing Association is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 22,999 38,601 42,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.35% 39.82% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,456 25,337 27,567
Median daily rate £480 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.83% +1.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £280
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 837 1,031 1,103
Median hourly rate £24.35 £22.50 £21.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.22% +2.74% +1.86%
10th Percentile £12.92 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.00 £48.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.59 £21.24
% change year-on-year -0.39% +1.62% +5.72%

Housing Association
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Housing Association as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Housing Association in the UK

Housing Association
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Housing Association.

Daily rate trend for Housing Association in the UK

Housing Association
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Housing Association over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Housing Association in the UK

Housing Association
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Housing Association.

Hourly rate trend for Housing Association in the UK

Housing Association
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Housing Association within the UK over the 6 months to 5 April 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
England +160 28 £400 -9.09% 11
UK excluding London +147 18 £280 -32.12% 5
London +149 13 £450 - 7
Midlands +65 6 £400 +3.23%
North of England +71 5 £160 -62.35% 3
West Midlands +61 5 £400 -1.54%
North West +34 5 £160 -62.35% 3
South West +30 3 - -
Work from Home +14 3 £400 - 1
Scotland - 3 £210 - 1
South East +90 1 £350 - 1
East Midlands +30 1 - -

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Housing Association 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 with a requirement for Housing Association.

1 9 (29.03%) Windows
1 9 (29.03%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
5 5 (16.13%) Power BI
5 5 (16.13%) Power Platform
5 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) CRM
5 5 (16.13%) Local Government
5 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 5 (16.13%) Azure
5 5 (16.13%) Office 365
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.90%) Northgate
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (12.90%) Finance
6 4 (12.90%) Housing Management
6 4 (12.90%) Social Housing
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (12.90%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving

Housing Association
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (9.68%) CMS
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (3.23%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Azure
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
1 5 (16.13%) Power Platform
2 4 (12.90%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Power BI
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Local Government
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Social Housing
3 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.45%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) CRM Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Strategic Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) IT Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
1 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) RESTful
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.90%) Housing Management
5 3 (9.68%) BPR
5 3 (9.68%) Content Management
5 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) SOLID
6 2 (6.45%) User Stories
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Northgate
3 2 (6.45%) GFI Software
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.45%) Sophos
4 1 (3.23%) Capita
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Civica
4 1 (3.23%) OpenText