Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 55 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.12% 0.73% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.77% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 - £315
10th Percentile £367 - £308
90th Percentile £506 - £380
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +8.57% -7.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £54.13 £41.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year +30.43% +41.88% -24.84%

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 501 520 316
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.30% 94.55% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 266 166
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +15.94% -6.12%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £163
90th Percentile £578 £541 £463
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 36
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.75 £18.04 £21.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.89% -14.85% +41.23%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £172.50 £40.19 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -19.52%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) SAML
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
1 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds