Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 67 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 -28 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 106 118 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.79% 3.16% 4.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.65% 10.34% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 65 143
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £307 £244 £314
90th Percentile £542 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £36.21 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £20.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year +117.86% +29.09% -62.79%

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 1,226 1,141 1,126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.31% 30.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 635 689
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.88% -3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £243 £262
90th Percentile £575 £538 £582
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 66 84
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +58.90% -55.05%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.56 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £54.75 £46.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £20.66 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.85% +21.50% -29.17%

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 20 April 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
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 20 April 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 +2 26 £365 -10.98% 2
Winchester +4 11 £388 -8.82% 2
Hook +2 11 £375 -10.18%
Gosport -14 10 £415 -5.68% 2
Fleet -1 9 £375 -31.82% 2
Fareham +2 6 £400 -5.88%
Southampton -10 6 £419 +15.52%
Aldershot -13 3 £725 +65.71%
Andover +9 2 - -
Farnborough -10 2 - - 3
Portsmouth -26 2 £350 -30.00% 1
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 39 (36.79%) Security Cleared
2 34 (32.08%) Cisco
3 32 (30.19%) VMware
4 28 (26.42%) Linux
5 26 (24.53%) Firewall
6 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
7 24 (22.64%) Windows
8 23 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (17.92%) ITIL
9 19 (17.92%) Red Hat
10 18 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (16.04%) LAN
12 16 (15.09%) Telecoms
12 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (15.09%) CCNP
13 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
13 15 (14.15%) Migration
13 15 (14.15%) Project Management
13 15 (14.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (13.21%) DevOps
14 14 (13.21%) Network Security
15 13 (12.26%) WAN
15 13 (12.26%) Puppet
16 12 (11.32%) F5
16 12 (11.32%) Windows Server
16 12 (11.32%) Configuration Management
16 12 (11.32%) McAfee
17 11 (10.38%) Citrix
17 11 (10.38%) DV Cleared
17 11 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus

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 (8.49%) JBoss
2 8 (7.55%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.94%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (6.60%) OpenShift
2 5 (4.72%) IaaS
3 3 (2.83%) PaaS
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.89%) Datadog
4 2 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.89%) SaaS
5 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.53%) Firewall
2 17 (16.04%) LAN
3 14 (13.21%) Network Security
4 13 (12.26%) WAN
5 11 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (8.49%) MPLS
6 9 (8.49%) SAN
7 8 (7.55%) BGP
7 8 (7.55%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (7.55%) OSPF
8 7 (6.60%) BIG-IP
8 7 (6.60%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.72%) DNS
9 5 (4.72%) NX-OS
10 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.77%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.77%) VPN
11 3 (2.83%) LTE
11 3 (2.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) MS Access
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.83%) Artifactory
3 3 (2.83%) JIRA
4 2 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.94%) ScriptRunner
5 1 (0.94%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.66%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.04%) Project Manager
3 10 (9.43%) Architect
3 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Designer
7 5 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Data Centre Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Network Support
8 4 (3.77%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (0.94%) .NET
3 1 (0.94%) Java EE
3 1 (0.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.77%) Replication
4 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.83%) CMDB
5 2 (1.89%) CESG
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.89%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.94%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.94%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Linux
2 24 (22.64%) Windows
3 18 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (11.32%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.55%) Unix
6 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.77%) CentOS
8 2 (1.89%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.94%) AIX
9 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.92%) ITIL
2 15 (14.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (14.15%) Migration
2 15 (14.15%) Project Management
3 14 (13.21%) DevOps
4 12 (11.32%) Configuration Management
5 10 (9.43%) Change Management
5 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (9.43%) Service Management
6 8 (7.55%) Capacity Management
6 8 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.60%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.66%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.66%) Tech Ops
8 6 (5.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.60%) Java
2 4 (3.77%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) SQL
4 1 (0.94%) PHP
4 1 (0.94%) Python
4 1 (0.94%) Ruby
4 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (36.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
3 16 (15.09%) CCNP
3 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.38%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (6.60%) Degree
6 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.83%) RHCSA
8 2 (1.89%) CCIE
8 2 (1.89%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.89%) MCSE
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.94%) CCNA
9 1 (0.94%) CCSA
9 1 (0.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.49%) Docker
3 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.60%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.72%) vSphere
5 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.89%) NFS
6 2 (1.89%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.89%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.94%) Firmware
7 1 (0.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) Puppet
2 10 (9.43%) Ansible
3 9 (8.49%) Kubernetes
4 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.72%) Packer
5 5 (4.72%) Terraform
6 4 (3.77%) SCOM
7 3 (2.83%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.83%) Nessus
8 2 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.89%) SCCM
8 2 (1.89%) SELinux
8 2 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.94%) Nagios
9 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (32.08%) Cisco
2 32 (30.19%) VMware
3 19 (17.92%) Red Hat
4 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (11.32%) F5
5 12 (11.32%) McAfee
6 11 (10.38%) Citrix
7 7 (6.60%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.60%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.66%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.72%) CA
9 5 (4.72%) EMC
9 5 (4.72%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.77%) Brocade
10 4 (3.77%) Dell
10 4 (3.77%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
11 3 (2.83%) HP
11 3 (2.83%) Meraki
11 3 (2.83%) ServiceNow