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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 105 122 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs citing IaaS 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 3.30% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £750 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
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
68 91 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.63% 4.44% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 26
Average daily rate £513 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.41% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £57.50 £9.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+538.88% -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Havant - 1 £425 -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) HP
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) PaaS
3 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Migration
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (29.41%) XenServer
6 5 (29.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (29.41%) CMDB
6 5 (29.41%) Use Case
6 5 (29.41%) Billing
6 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (29.41%) Private Cloud
6 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
6 5 (29.41%) HP SiteScope
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) KVM
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) EMC
8 3 (17.65%) ISEB
8 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (11.76%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (47.06%) PaaS
3 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (29.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Project Implementation Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) CMDB
2 5 (29.41%) Private Cloud
2 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (29.41%) Use Case
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 3 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) KVM
2 5 (29.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (29.41%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 8 (47.06%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) BMC
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft