Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 101 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 -26 +103
Contract jobs citing IaaS 72 64 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.92% 1.78% 2.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.33% 15.24% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 115
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £400 £390 £360
90th Percentile £585 £570 £628
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £17.00

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 697 420 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.62% 11.70% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 279 258
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £313
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.90% -23.16% +258.49%
10th Percentile £10.20 £14.40 £36.20
90th Percentile £28.25 £43.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +15.15% -19.51% -1.20%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +8 17 £475 -9.52%
Winchester -8 7 £460 +12.88% 3
Southampton -19 6 £500 +11.11% 1
Basingstoke +17 4 £195 -27.51% 1
Havant - 2 £575 -
Portsmouth -8 1 £525 +10.53%
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 63 (87.50%) PaaS
2 58 (80.56%) Windows
3 49 (68.06%) VMware
4 41 (56.94%) Linux
5 30 (41.67%) SaaS
5 30 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 24 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (30.56%) Service Management
8 21 (29.17%) Citrix
8 21 (29.17%) Firewall
8 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 20 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 20 (27.78%) Windows 10
10 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
10 19 (26.39%) Puppet
10 19 (26.39%) Jenkins
10 19 (26.39%) ITIL
11 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (23.61%) DevOps
12 17 (23.61%) SQL
12 17 (23.61%) Oracle
13 16 (22.22%) SAN
13 16 (22.22%) Middleware
13 16 (22.22%) Task Automation
14 15 (20.83%) Collaborative Working
14 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (19.44%) 3PAR
15 14 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.39%) nginx
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 63 (87.50%) PaaS
2 30 (41.67%) SaaS
3 24 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (15.28%) Office 365
5 6 (8.33%) Boomi
6 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.17%) Firewall
2 16 (22.22%) SAN
3 13 (18.06%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (2.78%) LAN
4 2 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Architect
2 14 (19.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (15.28%) Designer
3 11 (15.28%) Solutions Designer
4 10 (13.89%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Business Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Business Solution Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Active Directory Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Citrix Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Design Authority
9 1 (1.39%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) Middleware
2 5 (6.94%) SOAP
3 4 (5.56%) RESTful
4 3 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (2.78%) JSON
5 2 (2.78%) REST
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services Management
5 2 (2.78%) XML
6 1 (1.39%) .NET
6 1 (1.39%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.39%) HTML
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) CESG
4 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 58 (80.56%) Windows
2 41 (56.94%) Linux
3 30 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 20 (27.78%) Windows 10
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (19.44%) AIX
6 14 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (19.44%) Unix
6 14 (19.44%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) CentOS
8 1 (1.39%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.39%) Debian
8 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Service Management
2 19 (26.39%) ITIL
3 17 (23.61%) DevOps
4 16 (22.22%) Task Automation
5 15 (20.83%) Collaborative Working
6 14 (19.44%) Network Design
6 14 (19.44%) TOGAF
7 13 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.28%) User Stories
10 10 (13.89%) Scrum
11 8 (11.11%) Workflow
12 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
12 7 (9.72%) CRM
12 7 (9.72%) ERP
13 6 (8.33%) Content Management
14 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
14 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
14 5 (6.94%) Feasibility Study
14 5 (6.94%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Ruby
3 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.17%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CCIE
3 1 (1.39%) CCNP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCSA
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (19.44%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (19.44%) XenApp
4 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
4 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
4 7 (9.72%) XenServer
5 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (26.39%) Puppet
2 14 (19.44%) Data Guard
3 11 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.56%) Terraform
5 3 (4.17%) Ansible
6 2 (2.78%) SCCM
6 2 (2.78%) SCOM
6 2 (2.78%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (68.06%) VMware
2 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.17%) Citrix
4 17 (23.61%) Oracle
5 14 (19.44%) 3PAR
5 14 (19.44%) HP
5 14 (19.44%) IBM
5 14 (19.44%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco
8 6 (8.33%) Dell
8 6 (8.33%) ForgeRock
8 6 (8.33%) SAP
8 6 (8.33%) Sitecore
9 5 (6.94%) CA
10 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.17%) BMC
11 3 (4.17%) EMC
11 3 (4.17%) Google
11 3 (4.17%) Remedy