The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 99 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 16 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 0.52% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Median daily rate £380 £357 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.44% -16.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £327 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Infrastructure Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1844 2013 1931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.94% 94.95% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1279 1106
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 153 118
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Hampshire region.

Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -10 4 £375 +5.04%
Farnborough - 3 £385 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Infrastructure Specialist
South East

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Infrastructure Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) vSphere
4 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (29.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
8 7 (25.93%) Converged Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) Puppet
9 6 (22.22%) Docker
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) IPv4
9 6 (22.22%) IPv6
9 6 (22.22%) SAN
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
10 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
10 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
10 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (3.70%) Apache TomEE
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) IPv4
2 6 (22.22%) IPv6
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) FTP
4 4 (14.81%) Internet
4 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.81%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (14.81%) SSL
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (14.81%) EMC VNX
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 3 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.70%) EPoS
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows
6 1 (3.70%) HPUX
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
3 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
3 4 (14.81%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) Service Design
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) vSphere
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
4 6 (22.22%) Docker
5 4 (14.81%) UAG
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (3.70%) Arqiva
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) Lumension
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas