Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -24 +8 +43
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 111 170 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.05% 4.61% 4.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.87% 15.51% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 145 155
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £290 £320 £297
90th Percentile £588 £575 £700
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.82% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 11
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £19.03 £24.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -20.71% -44.19% +145.71%

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 1,021 1,096 1,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.05% 29.73% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 686 784
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £211 £254 £251
90th Percentile £548 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 75 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.59% -54.67% +128.24%
10th Percentile £16.38 £11.87 £13.03
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.50 £52.38
South East median hourly rate £29.13 £18.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +57.43% -29.52% +59.09%

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 21 February 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
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 21 February 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 +2 34 £428 +35.71% 3
Southampton +10 8 £350 -10.83% 6
Winchester -16 8 £488 +13.04% 2
Hook +2 5 £418 +30.47% 1
Portsmouth -9 5 £450 +8.43% 2
Fareham -13 5 £425 -22.73%
Aldershot 0 4 £438 - 2
Fleet -4 4 £340 -14.47% 2
Havant -7 3 £375 -28.23%
Farnborough -11 3 £575 +29.21% 6
Eastleigh -3 2 - - 2
Andover +7 1 £152 -78.99% 1
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 46 (41.44%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 36 (32.43%) Migration
4 30 (27.03%) Cisco
5 27 (24.32%) VMware
6 25 (22.52%) WAN
7 22 (19.82%) Firewall
8 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (18.02%) LAN
9 19 (17.12%) DNS
9 19 (17.12%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (17.12%) Wireless
10 18 (16.22%) Project Management
10 18 (16.22%) ITIL
11 16 (14.41%) CCNP
12 15 (13.51%) DAB
13 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
13 14 (12.61%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (11.71%) Windows
15 12 (10.81%) Linux
15 12 (10.81%) VPN
15 12 (10.81%) SAN
16 11 (9.91%) DV Cleared
17 10 (9.01%) BGP
17 10 (9.01%) Change Management
17 10 (9.01%) OSPF
18 9 (8.11%) EMC
18 9 (8.11%) Apache
18 9 (8.11%) Juniper
18 9 (8.11%) Telecoms

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 9 (8.11%) Apache
2 6 (5.41%) IIS
3 4 (3.60%) JBoss
3 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.50%) Office 365
4 4 (3.60%) IaaS
5 2 (1.80%) PaaS
5 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) WAN
2 22 (19.82%) Firewall
3 20 (18.02%) LAN
4 19 (17.12%) DNS
4 19 (17.12%) Wireless
5 15 (13.51%) DAB
6 14 (12.61%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (10.81%) SAN
7 12 (10.81%) VPN
8 10 (9.01%) BGP
8 10 (9.01%) OSPF
9 6 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (5.41%) DHCP
9 6 (5.41%) IP Telephony
9 6 (5.41%) VLAN
10 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.70%) ATM
12 2 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.80%) Network Security
12 2 (1.80%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) MySQL
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Back Office
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (24.32%) Architect
2 21 (18.92%) Network Architect
3 12 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Data Centre Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Network Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.50%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Consultant
6 4 (3.60%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Data Centre Manager
6 4 (3.60%) Data Manager
6 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (3.60%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (2.70%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Middleware
2 1 (0.90%) EDI
2 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.80%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (1.80%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.80%) PKI
4 2 (1.80%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Replication
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Windows
2 12 (10.81%) Linux
3 8 (7.21%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.31%) Unix
5 5 (4.50%) Debian
5 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.70%) AIX
6 3 (2.70%) Solaris
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) HPUX
8 1 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Migration
2 18 (16.22%) ITIL
2 18 (16.22%) Project Management
3 10 (9.01%) Change Management
4 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.11%) DevOps
5 8 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.31%) IT Strategy
6 7 (6.31%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.41%) Converged Infrastructure
7 6 (5.41%) Network Management
7 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.50%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (4.50%) Data Management
8 5 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.50%) Service Management
8 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.50%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) SQL
2 5 (4.50%) Perl
3 2 (1.80%) Java
4 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (41.44%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.12%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (14.41%) CCNP
5 11 (9.91%) DV Cleared
6 8 (7.21%) CCDP
7 6 (5.41%) CCNA
7 6 (5.41%) JNCIS
8 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.70%) CCSA
9 3 (2.70%) Degree
9 3 (2.70%) MCSA
9 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.80%) CCIE
10 2 (1.80%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (1.80%) CISM
10 2 (1.80%) CISSP
10 2 (1.80%) MCSE
11 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.70%) SLA
3 2 (1.80%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.21%) vSphere
3 7 (6.31%) VMware NSX
4 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.50%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) Terraform
2 4 (3.60%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (3.60%) Puppet
2 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (3.60%) SELinux
3 2 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.80%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.90%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.90%) SCCM
4 1 (0.90%) SCOM
4 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Cisco
2 27 (24.32%) VMware
3 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.11%) EMC
4 9 (8.11%) Juniper
5 8 (7.21%) Brocade
5 8 (7.21%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.41%) Fujitsu
7 5 (4.50%) F5
8 4 (3.60%) HP
9 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.90%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.90%) Citrix
10 1 (0.90%) CommVault
10 1 (0.90%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.90%) IBM
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle
10 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.90%) Splunk