Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 79 59
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 139 123 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.01% 3.30% 3.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.19% 10.00% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 84 89
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £279 £274 £273
90th Percentile £550 £559 £490
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.42 £39.46 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.63% +97.29% -48.05%
South East median hourly rate £76.25 £23.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +231.52% +27.78% -33.33%

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 1,054 1,230 1,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.41% 32.98% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 769 581
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £178
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £428 £400
% change year-on-year +0.58% +6.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 57 55
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +49.09% -32.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.60 £10.74
90th Percentile £51.17 £50.00 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £23.50 £19.34
% change year-on-year +31.91% +21.51% -14.04%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +4 24 £300 -22.58% 6
Southampton +18 16 £450 +16.13% 6
Portsmouth +16 16 £300 -40.00% 4
Winchester +13 16 £450 +28.57% 1
Fareham +5 12 £438 +2.94% 3
Hook +4 12 £400 +6.67%
Gosport -2 9 £400 -2.44%
Farnborough -12 6 £388 +26.02% 1
Andover - 2 - -
Aldershot -11 1 - -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 61 (43.88%) Cisco
2 49 (35.25%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (30.94%) WAN
4 42 (30.22%) VMware
5 40 (28.78%) LAN
5 40 (28.78%) Security Cleared
6 38 (27.34%) Microsoft
7 35 (25.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (23.02%) F5
9 31 (22.30%) CCNP
9 31 (22.30%) Windows
10 30 (21.58%) Firewall
11 29 (20.86%) MPLS
12 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
13 27 (19.42%) BGP
14 26 (18.71%) Telecoms
15 24 (17.27%) Office 365
16 22 (15.83%) Active Directory
17 21 (15.11%) Windows Server
18 20 (14.39%) VPN
19 19 (13.67%) Web Services
20 18 (12.95%) CCNA
20 18 (12.95%) Cisco Nexus
21 17 (12.23%) Hybrid Cloud
21 17 (12.23%) ITIL
22 16 (11.51%) CheckPoint
22 16 (11.51%) Citrix
23 15 (10.79%) Juniper
24 14 (10.07%) DNS
24 14 (10.07%) Ethernet

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 12 (8.63%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.04%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.72%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.27%) Office 365
2 12 (8.63%) Azure
3 4 (2.88%) AWS
4 3 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (2.16%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.72%) GCP
5 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.94%) WAN
2 40 (28.78%) LAN
3 30 (21.58%) Firewall
4 29 (20.86%) MPLS
5 27 (19.42%) BGP
6 20 (14.39%) VPN
7 18 (12.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (10.07%) DNS
8 14 (10.07%) Ethernet
8 14 (10.07%) OSPF
9 13 (9.35%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (9.35%) DWDM
9 13 (9.35%) Network Security
10 10 (7.19%) SAN
11 9 (6.47%) IPsec
12 8 (5.76%) BIG-IP
12 8 (5.76%) HSRP
13 7 (5.04%) L2TP
13 7 (5.04%) LTE
13 7 (5.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.44%) MS Access
2 1 (0.72%) Big Data
2 1 (0.72%) BigQuery
2 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 26 (18.71%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.91%) Finance
3 3 (2.16%) Banking
3 3 (2.16%) French Language
3 3 (2.16%) German Language
3 3 (2.16%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.16%) Retail
3 3 (2.16%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (30.94%) Network Engineer
2 26 (18.71%) Architect
3 17 (12.23%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (9.35%) Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Consultant
6 11 (7.91%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (7.19%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.47%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (5.76%) IP Network Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Network Support
9 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Technical Business Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) Core Network Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) IP Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Network Support Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (4.32%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.67%) Web Services
2 2 (1.44%) Kafka
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) LDAP
3 1 (0.72%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (8.63%) Private Cloud
3 10 (7.19%) Smart Meter
4 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.32%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.32%) Fibre Optics
5 6 (4.32%) PMI
6 4 (2.88%) Clustering
7 3 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) Replication
9 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.72%) CESG
9 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.72%) Life Science
9 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.72%) NHS
9 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.30%) Windows
2 21 (15.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.04%) Linux
3 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.16%) Unix
7 1 (0.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.23%) ITIL
2 14 (10.07%) Presales
2 14 (10.07%) Time Management
3 13 (9.35%) Migration
4 12 (8.63%) Network Virtualisation
4 12 (8.63%) Project Management
5 9 (6.47%) Configuration Management
5 9 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (5.76%) Feasibility Study
6 8 (5.76%) Service Design
6 8 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.04%) High Availability
7 7 (5.04%) Project Delivery
7 7 (5.04%) Test Scripting
8 5 (3.60%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (3.60%) DevOps
8 5 (3.60%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.16%) SQL
2 2 (1.44%) Python
3 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
3 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.72%) C
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (35.25%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (28.78%) Security Cleared
3 31 (22.30%) CCNP
4 28 (20.14%) SC Cleared
5 18 (12.95%) CCNA
6 12 (8.63%) CCIE
7 11 (7.91%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.76%) CBAP
8 8 (5.76%) IIBA
9 7 (5.04%) CCDP
10 6 (4.32%) Degree
10 6 (4.32%) PMI Certification
11 4 (2.88%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.88%) MCSE
11 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (2.16%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.16%) MCSA
13 2 (1.44%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) COBIT
2 2 (1.44%) PMO
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (25.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (15.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.60%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.16%) vCloud
5 3 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.16%) vSphere
6 2 (1.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.72%) Docker
7 1 (0.72%) Firmware
7 1 (0.72%) Postfix
7 1 (0.72%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.72%) XenApp
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.44%) Nagios
1 2 (1.44%) SCOM
1 2 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.72%) Ansible
2 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.72%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Terraform
2 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.72%) vRealize
2 1 (0.72%) yum
Vendors
1 61 (43.88%) Cisco
2 42 (30.22%) VMware
3 38 (27.34%) Microsoft
4 32 (23.02%) F5
5 16 (11.51%) CheckPoint
5 16 (11.51%) Citrix
6 15 (10.79%) Juniper
7 13 (9.35%) Fortinet
8 10 (7.19%) Palo Alto
9 9 (6.47%) HP
10 8 (5.76%) Brocade
10 8 (5.76%) McAfee
11 7 (5.04%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.60%) Dell
13 4 (2.88%) EMC
14 3 (2.16%) Oracle
14 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.16%) Veeam
15 2 (1.44%) Aruba
15 2 (1.44%) IBM