Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 78 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 110 105 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.08% 2.84% 3.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.95% 8.88% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 62 104
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £440 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -0.28% +3.82%
10th Percentile £280 £234 £263
90th Percentile £546 £575 £512
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £428
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.33 £44.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.02% +120.00% -52.38%
South East median hourly rate £80.00 £42.96 £12.25
% change year-on-year +86.22% +250.69% -51.00%

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 1,105 1,182 1,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.95% 31.92% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 648 606
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +5.26%
10th Percentile £296 £284 £235
90th Percentile £588 £564 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 69 67
Hampshire median hourly rate £31.42 £33.14 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.18% +1.97% -16.93%
10th Percentile £12.03 £10.60 £12.14
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.57 £44.65
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £23.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +23.40% +25.33% -16.67%

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019. 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 +10 28 £360 +10.77% 6
Hook +10 17 £400 -
Southampton +16 14 £450 +16.13% 3
Portsmouth -8 11 £350 -30.00% 5
Fareham +1 10 £450 +35.85% 4
Farnborough -3 6 £300 +16.50% 1
Fleet +2 5 £475 -17.57%
Gosport -4 5 £425 -1.16%
Winchester +10 3 £600 +56.35% 2
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 41 (37.27%) Cisco
2 31 (28.18%) Security Cleared
3 29 (26.36%) WAN
4 28 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (23.64%) LAN
5 26 (23.64%) VMware
6 25 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 25 (22.73%) CCNP
7 24 (21.82%) F5
8 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (19.09%) Firewall
10 20 (18.18%) MPLS
10 20 (18.18%) BGP
11 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
12 18 (16.36%) Windows
13 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
14 16 (14.55%) Project Management
15 15 (13.64%) ITIL
16 13 (11.82%) OSPF
16 13 (11.82%) Windows Server
17 12 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (10.91%) Project Delivery
17 12 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (10.91%) Migration
17 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
17 12 (10.91%) Juniper
17 12 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (10.00%) Brocade
18 11 (10.00%) Fortinet
18 11 (10.00%) SAN

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 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.55%) Apache
3 5 (4.55%) JBoss
3 5 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.91%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.91%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Office 365
2 6 (5.45%) Azure
3 5 (4.55%) AWS
4 3 (2.73%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (2.73%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.73%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.91%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.91%) GCP
5 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.36%) WAN
2 26 (23.64%) LAN
3 21 (19.09%) Firewall
4 20 (18.18%) BGP
4 20 (18.18%) MPLS
5 13 (11.82%) OSPF
6 12 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (10.00%) SAN
7 11 (10.00%) VPN
8 10 (9.09%) DWDM
8 10 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 10 (9.09%) LTE
8 10 (9.09%) Network Security
9 9 (8.18%) DNS
10 8 (7.27%) IPsec
11 7 (6.36%) BIG-IP
11 7 (6.36%) VoIP
12 5 (4.55%) Internet
12 5 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) MS Access
2 1 (0.91%) Big Data
2 1 (0.91%) BigQuery
2 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Artifactory
1 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 25 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.27%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Banking
3 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.82%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.91%) French Language
4 1 (0.91%) German Language
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.36%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.73%) Architect
4 10 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Consultant
5 9 (8.18%) IP Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Core Network Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Network Support
8 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) Web Services
2 5 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (0.91%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.91%) Kafka
3 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.64%) PMI
4 3 (2.73%) CESG
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.82%) Clustering
5 2 (1.82%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (1.82%) Life Science
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.91%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.91%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.36%) Windows
2 13 (11.82%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.18%) Linux
4 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.73%) Unix
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.91%) AIX
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.55%) Project Management
2 15 (13.64%) ITIL
3 12 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (10.91%) Migration
3 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
3 12 (10.91%) Project Delivery
4 9 (8.18%) Configuration Management
4 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.27%) Business Continuity
5 8 (7.27%) High Availability
5 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (6.36%) Capacity Management
7 6 (5.45%) Change Control
7 6 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.45%) Presales
7 6 (5.45%) Tech Ops
8 5 (4.55%) Feasibility Study
8 5 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
2 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.91%) C
2 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Security Cleared
2 28 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (22.73%) CCNP
4 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.45%) CCDP
5 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.55%) CCNA
6 5 (4.55%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.64%) Degree
7 4 (3.64%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (2.73%) CCIE
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIS
8 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.73%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.82%) CCDA
9 2 (1.82%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.82%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.73%) PMO
2 3 (2.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.36%) VMware NSX
4 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.64%) vSphere
6 3 (2.73%) Docker
6 3 (2.73%) vCloud
7 2 (1.82%) Firmware
7 2 (1.82%) NFS
8 1 (0.91%) XenApp
8 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Ansible
1 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.55%) Puppet
2 4 (3.64%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.64%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (2.73%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.91%) SCCM
4 1 (0.91%) SCOM
4 1 (0.91%) Terraform
4 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (37.27%) Cisco
2 26 (23.64%) VMware
3 24 (21.82%) F5
4 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
5 12 (10.91%) Juniper
6 11 (10.00%) Brocade
6 11 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 10 (9.09%) HP
8 8 (7.27%) EMC
9 7 (6.36%) McAfee
9 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.36%) Riverbed
10 5 (4.55%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.64%) Dell
11 4 (3.64%) Veeam
12 3 (2.73%) Citrix
12 3 (2.73%) Oracle
12 3 (2.73%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.82%) Meraki
13 2 (1.82%) Remedy