Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 41 47
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +49
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 113 186 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.20% 4.88% 4.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.61% 15.68% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 151 146
Hampshire median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £262 £319 £309
90th Percentile £491 £575 £700
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 18
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £35.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.25% +19.58% +33.33%
South East median hourly rate £20.33 £25.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year -19.89% -7.73% -35.29%

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 973 1186 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.58% 31.10% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 738 782
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +9.29%
10th Percentile £206 £238 £258
90th Percentile £538 £575 £526
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 75 91
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.63 £34.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +14.57% +79.43%
10th Percentile £12.06 £11.90 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.98 £58.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +17.65%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 -8 31 £413 +30.95%
Southampton -1 10 £363 -14.71% 5
Farnborough -3 8 £438 -5.91% 1
Fareham -3 7 £385 -30.00%
Hook -1 6 £400 +25.00%
Portsmouth -11 6 £385 -9.41% 1
Fleet -2 5 £340 -6.08%
Aldershot 0 4 £438 -
Winchester -10 4 £188 -55.88%
Eastleigh -4 3 £250 -45.36% 1
Andover - 2 £244 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 51 (45.13%) Security Cleared
2 48 (42.48%) SC Cleared
3 35 (30.97%) Migration
4 27 (23.89%) LAN
5 26 (23.01%) WAN
6 24 (21.24%) VMware
7 21 (18.58%) Cisco
8 18 (15.93%) Project Management
9 16 (14.16%) Wireless
9 16 (14.16%) DNS
9 16 (14.16%) Linux
10 15 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (12.39%) Firewall
12 13 (11.50%) Service Delivery
12 13 (11.50%) Windows
13 12 (10.62%) CCNA
14 11 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (8.85%) EMC
15 10 (8.85%) Microsoft
15 10 (8.85%) SAN
15 10 (8.85%) ITIL
16 9 (7.96%) Finance
16 9 (7.96%) F5
16 9 (7.96%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (7.08%) Data Centre Operations
17 8 (7.08%) Change Management
17 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
17 8 (7.08%) DAB
18 7 (6.19%) Red Hat

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 6 (5.31%) Apache
2 5 (4.42%) JBoss
2 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.89%) LAN
2 26 (23.01%) WAN
3 16 (14.16%) DNS
3 16 (14.16%) Wireless
4 14 (12.39%) Firewall
5 10 (8.85%) SAN
6 9 (7.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (7.08%) DAB
8 6 (5.31%) BGP
8 6 (5.31%) OSPF
8 6 (5.31%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (4.42%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.54%) LTE
11 3 (2.65%) ATM
11 3 (2.65%) MPLS
11 3 (2.65%) VPN
12 2 (1.77%) IPsec
12 2 (1.77%) Network Security
12 2 (1.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) MS Access
2 2 (1.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) DB2
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.77%) MSI
General
1 9 (7.96%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.65%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (20.35%) Architect
2 15 (13.27%) Network Architect
3 14 (12.39%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.50%) Data Centre Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Migration Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Migration Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Build Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Data Centre Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Data Centre Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) Middleware
2 2 (1.77%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) EDI
3 1 (0.88%) JSON
3 1 (0.88%) RAML
3 1 (0.88%) REST
3 1 (0.88%) Sensu
3 1 (0.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.31%) Mainframe
2 2 (1.77%) EMC VNX
2 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.77%) PKI
3 1 (0.88%) CESG
3 1 (0.88%) CMDB
3 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.88%) Replication
3 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.16%) Linux
2 13 (11.50%) Windows
3 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.31%) Unix
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.54%) Solaris
7 3 (2.65%) AIX
7 3 (2.65%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.88%) Debian
8 1 (0.88%) HPUX
8 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Migration
2 18 (15.93%) Project Management
3 13 (11.50%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.85%) ITIL
5 8 (7.08%) Change Management
5 8 (7.08%) Data Centre Operations
6 7 (6.19%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.31%) DevOps
7 6 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.31%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.42%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.42%) High Availability
8 5 (4.42%) Integration Testing
8 5 (4.42%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.42%) Service Management
8 5 (4.42%) Stress Testing
8 5 (4.42%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (3.54%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) Perl
2 3 (2.65%) SQL
3 2 (1.77%) Java
3 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (45.13%) Security Cleared
2 48 (42.48%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (10.62%) CCNA
5 6 (5.31%) CCNP
5 6 (5.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.65%) CCSA
6 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.77%) Degree
7 2 (1.77%) MCSA
7 2 (1.77%) MCSE
7 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CCIE Data Center
8 1 (0.88%) CISSP
8 1 (0.88%) GCIH
8 1 (0.88%) ISEB
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.77%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.42%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (4.42%) vSphere
3 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Puppet
1 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (3.54%) SELinux
3 2 (1.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.88%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.88%) Netcool
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView
4 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (21.24%) VMware
2 21 (18.58%) Cisco
3 10 (8.85%) EMC
3 10 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.96%) F5
5 7 (6.19%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.31%) Brocade
6 6 (5.31%) Fujitsu
7 5 (4.42%) Juniper
8 4 (3.54%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.54%) HP
9 3 (2.65%) IBM
9 3 (2.65%) Motorola
10 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.77%) Citrix
10 2 (1.77%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.88%) NetApp
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle
11 1 (0.88%) Remedy
11 1 (0.88%) Veritas