Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £294 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 64 48
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.36% 1.02% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.07% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £294 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.19% -8.82% -6.08%
10th Percentile £205 £314 £413
90th Percentile £524 £405 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £352 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -12.13% +18.52% -12.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £54.13 £41.50 £40.15
% change year-on-year +30.43% +3.38% +3.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 417 653 520
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.48% 94.78% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 313 244
Basingstoke median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - -1.64%
10th Percentile £192 £215 £195
90th Percentile £514 £502 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 43
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.00 £23.14 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +19.06% +2.29%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £43.20 £39.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.50% - +42.86%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Basingstoke

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Basingstoke

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Basingstoke

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) SCOM
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) DevOps
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) C
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
8 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
8 2 (18.18%) Perfmon
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) V-Model
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) Perfmon
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (9.09%) Nagios
4 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) SCSM
4 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk