Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Center
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 46 26
Rank change year-on-year -24 -20 +49
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 120 145 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.16% 4.09% 5.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.15% 12.99% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 121 176
Hampshire median daily rate £429 £450 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.72% +9.99% +2.92%
10th Percentile £317 £313 £309
90th Percentile £588 £575 £625
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 15
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.96 - £42.00
10th Percentile £30.00 - £36.30
90th Percentile £47.83 - £47.83
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% -70.73% +148.48%

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,182 1,116 1,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 31.10% 31.45% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 695 845
Hampshire median daily rate £423 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.39% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £269 £264 £258
90th Percentile £550 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 92 58
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -48.05% +71.11%
10th Percentile £11.38 £12.50 £13.31
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £48.86
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +94.12% -29.17% +45.45%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Hampshire

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Centre in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Hampshire

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Hampshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Hampshire

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Hampshire

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Hampshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Centre in Hampshire

Data Centre
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 Data Centre within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -4 26 £410 +26.15% 8
Portsmouth -3 13 £500 +23.08% 3
Winchester -3 10 £425 -5.56% 1
Gosport - 9 £440 -
Hook +6 8 £420 -6.67% 1
Havant +3 5 £425 -18.66%
Fleet -5 3 £576 +37.20%
Southampton -8 3 £506 +21.26% 6
Farnborough -13 3 £575 +45.57% 1
Fareham -19 3 £481 +1.32% 2
Eastleigh - 2 - - 6
Aldershot - 2 £425 -
Andover -6 1 - -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 55 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 48 (40.00%) VMware
3 47 (39.17%) Cisco
4 41 (34.17%) SC Cleared
5 37 (30.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (26.67%) Windows
7 31 (25.83%) LAN
8 30 (25.00%) WAN
8 30 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (25.00%) Firewall
9 27 (22.50%) DNS
10 25 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 23 (19.17%) Active Directory
13 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
13 22 (18.33%) CCNP
14 21 (17.50%) Linux
15 20 (16.67%) ITIL
15 20 (16.67%) OSPF
15 20 (16.67%) BGP
16 18 (15.00%) Juniper
16 18 (15.00%) DV Cleared
17 17 (14.17%) Migration
18 16 (13.33%) VPN
19 15 (12.50%) SAN
19 15 (12.50%) DHCP
20 14 (11.67%) AIX
20 14 (11.67%) Virtual Servers
21 13 (10.83%) DevOps
21 13 (10.83%) Wireless

Data Centre
Co-occurring 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 11 (9.17%) IIS
2 6 (5.00%) Apache
3 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) IaaS
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.67%) Office 365
4 2 (1.67%) PaaS
4 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.83%) LAN
2 30 (25.00%) Firewall
2 30 (25.00%) WAN
3 27 (22.50%) DNS
4 25 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (16.67%) BGP
5 20 (16.67%) OSPF
6 16 (13.33%) VPN
7 15 (12.50%) DHCP
7 15 (12.50%) SAN
8 13 (10.83%) Wireless
9 12 (10.00%) DAB
10 11 (9.17%) Network Security
11 10 (8.33%) VLAN
12 8 (6.67%) MPLS
12 8 (6.67%) RIP
13 7 (5.83%) HSRP
13 7 (5.83%) IPsec
13 7 (5.83%) L2TP
14 6 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) MySQL
1 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) RSpec
1 3 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.83%) Finance
3 6 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (16.67%) Architect
1 20 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.00%) Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) Network Architect
4 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) Data Centre Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Consultant
8 5 (4.17%) Data Centre Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Data Centre Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Middleware
1 2 (1.67%) Web Services
1 2 (1.67%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Driving Licence
2 6 (5.00%) CMDB
3 4 (3.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.67%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.67%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.67%) Windows
2 24 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (17.50%) Linux
4 14 (11.67%) AIX
5 8 (6.67%) Unix
6 6 (5.00%) Debian
6 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.17%) HPUX
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Slackware
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) ITIL
2 17 (14.17%) Migration
3 13 (10.83%) Configuration Management
3 13 (10.83%) DevOps
4 10 (8.33%) Network Management
5 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 8 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (6.67%) Project Management
6 8 (6.67%) Service Management
7 6 (5.00%) Change Management
7 6 (5.00%) Fault Management
7 6 (5.00%) IT Strategy
7 6 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.17%) Data Management
8 5 (4.17%) Decision-Making
8 5 (4.17%) Network Design
8 5 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (2.50%) Groovy
2 3 (2.50%) Java
2 3 (2.50%) Python
2 3 (2.50%) Ruby
3 2 (1.67%) Perl
3 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) AWK
4 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 41 (34.17%) SC Cleared
3 30 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (18.33%) CCNP
5 18 (15.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (10.00%) CCDP
7 10 (8.33%) CCNA
7 10 (8.33%) JNCIS
8 9 (7.50%) Degree
9 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.67%) CCIE
10 2 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (1.67%) CISM
10 2 (1.67%) CISSP
10 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.83%) MCSA
11 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.67%) PMO
3 1 (0.83%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 37 (30.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (19.17%) Active Directory
3 14 (11.67%) Virtual Servers
4 12 (10.00%) VMware NSX
5 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.00%) vSphere
6 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.50%) Docker
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) SCCM
2 8 (6.67%) Terraform
3 6 (5.00%) vCenter Server
4 5 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (4.17%) Nessus
5 4 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.50%) Packer
7 2 (1.67%) Ansible
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.67%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.67%) SCOM
7 2 (1.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.83%) Kibana
8 1 (0.83%) Nmap
8 1 (0.83%) SELinux
8 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (40.00%) VMware
2 47 (39.17%) Cisco
3 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
4 18 (15.00%) Juniper
5 12 (10.00%) Brocade
6 8 (6.67%) HP
6 8 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 7 (5.83%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.83%) EMC
7 7 (5.83%) F5
8 6 (5.00%) Citrix
8 6 (5.00%) Oracle
8 6 (5.00%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.17%) IBM
9 5 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.17%) Snow
10 4 (3.33%) Dell
10 4 (3.33%) Qualys
11 3 (2.50%) McAfee
11 3 (2.50%) Riverbed