Period
to 19 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 58 49
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.97% 0.49% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 0.52% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £363 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% -6.08%
10th Percentile £205 £369 £413
90th Percentile £416 £405 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £353 £450 £369
% change year-on-year -21.56% +21.95% -7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.15
% change year-on-year - +5.87% -

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 474 579 567
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 87.94% 94.15% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 282 267
Basingstoke median daily rate £378 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £181 £213 £198
90th Percentile £500 £500 £547
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 55 32
Basingstoke median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +33.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.44 £12.68
90th Percentile £36.40 £35.50 £28.63
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +43.88%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) IIS
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Terraform
6 5 (31.25%) Decision-Making
6 5 (31.25%) Debian
6 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
7 4 (25.00%) SCOM

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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JMeter
1 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Military
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Debian
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) CentOS
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Decision-Making
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Demand Management
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) V-Model
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Terraform
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
3 1 (6.25%) SCSM
3 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Brocade
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds