Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 80 52
Rank change year-on-year -16 -28 +130
Contract jobs citing IaaS 84 83 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.18% 2.35% 3.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.28% 16.21% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 108
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +25.37%
10th Percentile £404 £363 £392
90th Percentile £575 £549 £629
South East median daily rate £488 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 817 512 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.20% 14.52% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 288 277
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £388 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -17.55% +10.59%
10th Percentile £356 £150 £313
90th Percentile £600 £538 £618
South East median daily rate £469 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +9.01% -4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 8
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.38 £13.00 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +164.42% -76.15% +156.47%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.81 £15.41
90th Percentile £71.58 £41.45 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Hampshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Hampshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Hampshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Hampshire

IaaS
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 IaaS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Fareham -11 20 £500 -4.76% 3
Havant +3 11 £575 -
Winchester -2 11 £475 +15.15%
Basingstoke +2 6 £307 +2.33% 3
Southampton -21 3 £500 -9.09%
Portsmouth -22 3 £538 +43.33%
Eastleigh - 1 - -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 76 (90.48%) PaaS
2 66 (78.57%) Windows
3 47 (55.95%) Linux
4 43 (51.19%) VMware
5 41 (48.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (36.90%) SaaS
7 30 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 28 (33.33%) Service Management
9 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (29.76%) ITIL
11 24 (28.57%) Windows 10
12 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
13 22 (26.19%) SQL
13 22 (26.19%) DevOps
13 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
14 21 (25.00%) Terraform
15 20 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (23.81%) Firewall
16 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
16 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (21.43%) Public Cloud
17 17 (20.24%) Collaborative Working
17 17 (20.24%) Puppet
17 17 (20.24%) HP
17 17 (20.24%) Citrix
18 16 (19.05%) TOGAF
19 15 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
19 15 (17.86%) SAN

IaaS
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 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (90.48%) PaaS
2 41 (48.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (36.90%) SaaS
4 20 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (16.67%) Office 365
6 10 (11.90%) Boomi
7 3 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.19%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Firewall
2 15 (17.86%) SAN
3 13 (15.48%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (3.57%) DHCP
4 3 (3.57%) DNS
4 3 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.19%) LAN
5 1 (1.19%) VPN
5 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (2.38%) Big Data
3 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.19%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.19%) HBase
4 1 (1.19%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.19%) Mahout
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Power BI
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 30 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 12 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Architect
2 15 (17.86%) Designer
2 15 (17.86%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (15.48%) Solutions Designer
4 10 (11.90%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Business Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Business Solution Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
10 3 (3.57%) Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.57%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.38%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Designer
11 2 (2.38%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) Middleware
2 13 (15.48%) JSON
3 7 (8.33%) RESTful
3 7 (8.33%) SOAP
4 3 (3.57%) JDBC
4 3 (3.57%) ODBC
5 2 (2.38%) Flask
5 2 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.38%) Spring
5 2 (2.38%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.19%) Web Services
6 1 (1.19%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.57%) CMDB
6 3 (3.57%) PKI
7 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.38%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.19%) Blog
8 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.19%) Replication
8 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (78.57%) Windows
2 47 (55.95%) Linux
3 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 24 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (16.67%) AIX
6 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (16.67%) Unix
6 14 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Service Management
2 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.76%) ITIL
4 22 (26.19%) DevOps
5 17 (20.24%) Collaborative Working
6 16 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 14 (16.67%) Network Design
8 12 (14.29%) CRM
8 12 (14.29%) Scrum
8 12 (14.29%) Task Automation
8 12 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 11 (13.10%) Content Management
9 11 (13.10%) ERP
9 11 (13.10%) User Stories
10 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.90%) Workflow
11 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
11 9 (10.71%) Data Protection
11 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) SQL
2 7 (8.33%) Python
2 7 (8.33%) Ruby
3 5 (5.95%) Java
3 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.38%) Go
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) C++
5 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) MCSE
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.38%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (16.67%) XenApp
4 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 6 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.57%) XenServer
8 2 (2.38%) Docker
8 2 (2.38%) vSphere
9 1 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (1.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (25.00%) Terraform
2 17 (20.24%) Puppet
3 14 (16.67%) Data Guard
3 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (15.48%) Ansible
5 12 (14.29%) CloudForms
5 12 (14.29%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.57%) SCOM
7 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.19%) Ambari
8 1 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.19%) Oozie
8 1 (1.19%) SCCM
8 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (51.19%) VMware
2 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.24%) Citrix
3 17 (20.24%) HP
4 15 (17.86%) Oracle
5 14 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 14 (16.67%) IBM
5 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 12 (14.29%) Cisco
7 10 (11.90%) Dell
7 10 (11.90%) ForgeRock
7 10 (11.90%) SAP
7 10 (11.90%) Sitecore
8 9 (10.71%) BMC
8 9 (10.71%) CA
9 8 (9.52%) ServiceNow
10 7 (8.33%) Remedy
11 4 (4.76%) Google
11 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.38%) EMC