The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 95 110 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing IaaS 23 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.07% 0.31% 0.098%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.11% 11.86% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
Average daily rate £450 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
IaaS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
127 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.90% 2.64% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 37 22
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £519 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £8.68 £8.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+389.63% +5.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IaaS across the Hampshire region.

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 5 - -
Southampton - 3 - -
Fareham -7 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 28 (90.32%) PaaS
2 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (32.26%) SaaS
7 9 (29.03%) Public Cloud
7 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (29.03%) Citrix
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) HP
8 8 (25.81%) Python
8 8 (25.81%) Firewall
8 8 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
9 7 (22.58%) Use Case
9 7 (22.58%) SCCM
9 7 (22.58%) SCOM
9 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) CRM
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco
10 6 (19.35%) ISEB
10 6 (19.35%) CMDB
10 6 (19.35%) Ruby
10 6 (19.35%) Migration

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (90.32%) PaaS
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (32.26%) SaaS
4 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (6.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) IPsec
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Service Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.68%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) JSON
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 9 (29.03%) Public Cloud
3 6 (19.35%) CMDB
3 6 (19.35%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) VMS
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) Use Case
4 6 (19.35%) CRM
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (16.13%) Service Design
5 5 (16.13%) Service Management
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Management
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) Ruby
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) ISEB
4 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (6.45%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) KVM
2 6 (19.35%) XenServer
3 5 (16.13%) Docker
4 3 (9.68%) vCloud
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
1 7 (22.58%) SCOM
2 6 (19.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (19.35%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
4 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Citrix
2 9 (29.03%) HP
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) EMC
4 5 (16.13%) LogRhythm
5 3 (9.68%) BMC
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp