Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 52 38
Rank change year-on-year -24 -14 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 103 128 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.81% 3.59% 4.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.43% 12.16% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 98 121
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £218 £290 £287
90th Percentile £583 £510 £545
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 17
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.92 £20.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.58% -58.19% +101.39%
10th Percentile £37.83 £20.00 £25.70
90th Percentile £47.83 £20.00 £47.90
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +94.44% -37.93% +27.03%

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 1,222 1,053 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.35% 29.51% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 622 796
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +5.96% -0.66%
10th Percentile £281 £206 £243
90th Percentile £569 £559 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 63 85
Hampshire median hourly rate £29.07 £36.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.36% -7.59% +73.02%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.78 £12.79
90th Percentile £48.88 £45.80 £56.70
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +57.89% -17.39% +35.29%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 £356 -12.31% 7
Portsmouth -14 12 £500 +29.87% 1
Fleet -7 10 £400 -15.79% 1
Gosport - 10 £420 -
Hook +5 9 £388 -10.92%
Farnborough -14 8 £375 -16.67% 2
Fareham +2 6 £425 +10.39%
Southampton -39 3 £388 +3.33% 1
Winchester -9 2 £450 +125.00% 2
Havant -8 1 £175 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 54 (52.43%) Security Cleared
2 50 (48.54%) Cisco
3 46 (44.66%) SC Cleared
4 36 (34.95%) VMware
5 31 (30.10%) LAN
6 29 (28.16%) Firewall
7 25 (24.27%) Windows
8 23 (22.33%) Linux
9 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
9 22 (21.36%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (20.39%) WAN
10 21 (20.39%) Migration
11 20 (19.42%) Windows Server
12 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Office
12 19 (18.45%) Active Directory
13 17 (16.50%) DNS
13 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (15.53%) DevOps
15 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (14.56%) Finance
16 14 (13.59%) Change Management
16 14 (13.59%) OSPF
16 14 (13.59%) ITIL
16 14 (13.59%) DV Cleared
17 13 (12.62%) BGP
18 12 (11.65%) MPLS
18 12 (11.65%) CCNP
19 11 (10.68%) Juniper
19 11 (10.68%) Unix
19 11 (10.68%) Service Management

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 (5.83%) IIS
1 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.88%) JBoss
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.88%) Office 365
4 3 (2.91%) IaaS
4 3 (2.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.10%) LAN
2 29 (28.16%) Firewall
3 21 (20.39%) WAN
4 17 (16.50%) DNS
5 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (13.59%) OSPF
7 13 (12.62%) BGP
8 12 (11.65%) MPLS
9 11 (10.68%) IPsec
10 10 (9.71%) VoIP
11 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
12 7 (6.80%) EIGRP
12 7 (6.80%) SAN
13 6 (5.83%) Network Security
14 5 (4.85%) BIG-IP
14 5 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (4.85%) HSRP
14 5 (4.85%) L2TP
14 5 (4.85%) RIP
15 4 (3.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.91%) RSpec
2 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.97%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.50%) Architect
3 11 (10.68%) Analyst
4 9 (8.74%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Network Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Network Support
9 4 (3.88%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) Middleware
2 3 (2.91%) Web Services
2 3 (2.91%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.91%) CCTV
2 3 (2.91%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.91%) IPTV
2 3 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (2.91%) Thin Client
2 3 (2.91%) Video on Demand
3 2 (1.94%) PKI
3 2 (1.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.97%) Clustering
4 1 (0.97%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 23 (22.33%) Linux
3 20 (19.42%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.68%) Unix
5 8 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.83%) AIX
7 4 (3.88%) HPUX
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Debian
8 1 (0.97%) Slackware
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Migration
2 16 (15.53%) DevOps
3 14 (13.59%) Change Management
3 14 (13.59%) ITIL
4 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
4 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.68%) Service Management
5 8 (7.77%) Fault Management
5 8 (7.77%) Network Design
6 6 (5.83%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.83%) Security Hardening
7 5 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.88%) BCP
8 4 (3.88%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (3.88%) Project Management
8 4 (3.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.85%) Perl
3 4 (3.88%) Java
4 3 (2.91%) Groovy
4 3 (2.91%) Ruby
4 3 (2.91%) SQL
5 2 (1.94%) Python
6 1 (0.97%) AWK
6 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 54 (52.43%) Security Cleared
2 46 (44.66%) SC Cleared
3 22 (21.36%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (13.59%) DV Cleared
5 12 (11.65%) CCNP
6 8 (7.77%) CCNA
7 6 (5.83%) CCIE
7 6 (5.83%) Degree
8 4 (3.88%) CCDE
9 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.97%) CCDP
9 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) QA
1 7 (6.80%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.88%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.91%) Docker
5 3 (2.91%) vSphere
6 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) FortiGate
1 7 (6.80%) vCenter Server
2 6 (5.83%) SCCM
3 4 (3.88%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.88%) Puppet
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (3.88%) SELinux
4 3 (2.91%) Packer
4 3 (2.91%) Terraform
5 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.97%) Ansible
6 1 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.97%) Grafana
6 1 (0.97%) Kibana
6 1 (0.97%) Nessus
6 1 (0.97%) Nmap
6 1 (0.97%) SCOM
6 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (48.54%) Cisco
2 36 (34.95%) VMware
3 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.68%) Juniper
5 10 (9.71%) Palo Alto
6 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.83%) Forcepoint
8 5 (4.85%) F5
8 5 (4.85%) McAfee
8 5 (4.85%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.88%) EMC
9 4 (3.88%) HP
9 4 (3.88%) Huawei
9 4 (3.88%) IBM
9 4 (3.88%) Oracle
9 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.91%) Citrix
10 3 (2.91%) Nokia
11 2 (1.94%) Brocade
11 2 (1.94%) NetApp