The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 37 26
Rank change year-on-year -10 -11  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.74% 0.32% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.34% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £400 - £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £23.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.19% -34.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 388 292 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 95.80% 93.59% 89.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 132 119
Median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Basingstoke region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) RHCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware