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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 65 54 114
Rank change year-on-year -11 +60  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 51 79 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.74% 3.62% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.08% 42.93% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 72 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +194.11% -  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 221 184 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 11.87% 8.43% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 137 45
Median daily rate £450 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £340 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £11.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +274.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing IaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham +3 12 £488 -
Portsmouth -3 7 £500 -
Southampton - 7 £450 -
Andover - 3 £425 -
Basingstoke +6 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £600 -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 121 (77.56%) PaaS
2 96 (61.54%) VMware
3 91 (58.33%) ITIL
4 87 (55.77%) Service Management
5 69 (44.23%) Windows
6 66 (42.31%) Linux
7 54 (34.62%) Security Cleared
8 53 (33.97%) SC Cleared
9 41 (26.28%) Service Design
10 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (24.36%) CA
12 33 (21.15%) Scrum
12 33 (21.15%) User Stories
13 30 (19.23%) Cisco
14 29 (18.59%) Configuration Management
14 29 (18.59%) CMDB
15 25 (16.03%) Workflow
16 24 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
17 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (14.74%) SOAP
18 22 (14.10%) RESTful
18 22 (14.10%) Data Centre
19 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
21 17 (10.90%) Knowledge Management
22 16 (10.26%) Puppet
22 16 (10.26%) ITIL V3
22 16 (10.26%) High Availability
22 16 (10.26%) Analytics
22 16 (10.26%) Firewall

IaaS
Top Related 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 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (2.56%) IIS
3 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.64%) phpBB
5 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 121 (77.56%) PaaS
2 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.77%) SaaS
4 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.56%) Office 365
6 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.26%) Firewall
2 9 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (3.21%) LAN
3 5 (3.21%) MPLS
3 5 (3.21%) NetScaler
3 5 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (3.21%) WAN
4 3 (1.92%) Skype
5 2 (1.28%) DNS
5 2 (1.28%) Network Security
6 1 (0.64%) ATM
6 1 (0.64%) Internet
6 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.64%) LDAP
6 1 (0.64%) SAN
6 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.56%) MySQL
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.97%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.56%) Moq
4 4 (2.56%) MSTest
4 4 (2.56%) webpack
5 3 (1.92%) NuGet
5 3 (1.92%) Selenium
5 3 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.64%) Ant
6 1 (0.64%) Maven
6 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 6 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 3 (1.92%) Finance
2 3 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (0.64%) Advertising
3 1 (0.64%) Electronics
3 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.64%) Marketing
3 1 (0.64%) Military
3 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (10.90%) Architect
2 15 (9.62%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (5.13%) Engineering Manager
3 8 (5.13%) Systems Engineering Manager
3 8 (5.13%) Systems Manager
4 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst
4 7 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (4.49%) Consultant
5 6 (3.85%) Analyst
5 6 (3.85%) Azure Architect
5 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (3.21%) Developer
6 5 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (3.21%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 5 (3.21%) Service Manager
6 5 (3.21%) Technical Leader
7 4 (2.56%) Automation Architect
7 4 (2.56%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (2.56%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.74%) SOAP
2 22 (14.10%) RESTful
3 11 (7.05%) Web Services
4 5 (3.21%) .NET
4 5 (3.21%) Ajax
4 5 (3.21%) OpenID
5 4 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (2.56%) OAuth2
5 4 (2.56%) React
5 4 (2.56%) Redux
5 4 (2.56%) WCF
6 3 (1.92%) HTML
6 3 (1.92%) HTML5
6 3 (1.92%) XML
6 3 (1.92%) XML-RPC
7 1 (0.64%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) CMDB
2 22 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.97%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.49%) Taxonomies
5 5 (3.21%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.92%) User Experience
7 2 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (44.23%) Windows
2 66 (42.31%) Linux
3 4 (2.56%) Unix
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (58.33%) ITIL
2 87 (55.77%) Service Management
3 41 (26.28%) Service Design
4 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (21.15%) Scrum
5 33 (21.15%) User Stories
6 29 (18.59%) Configuration Management
7 25 (16.03%) Workflow
8 24 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (10.90%) Knowledge Management
10 16 (10.26%) Analytics
10 16 (10.26%) High Availability
10 16 (10.26%) ITIL V3
11 15 (9.62%) Release Management
11 15 (9.62%) Risk Management
12 14 (8.97%) DevOps
12 14 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (8.33%) Event Correlation
13 13 (8.33%) SIEM
13 13 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 7 (4.49%) Ruby
3 6 (3.85%) SQL
4 5 (3.21%) C#
5 4 (2.56%) ES6
5 4 (2.56%) Java
5 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.56%) TypeScript
5 4 (2.56%) VB
6 3 (1.92%) F#
6 3 (1.92%) Python
7 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.64%) C
8 1 (0.64%) PHP
8 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 53 (33.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) CCNA
5 1 (0.64%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Degree
5 1 (0.64%) MCSD
5 1 (0.64%) MCSE
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) SLA
2 11 (7.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.64%) Docker
4 1 (0.64%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (10.26%) Puppet
2 9 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.21%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (3.21%) Terraform
5 2 (1.28%) SCCM
5 2 (1.28%) SCOM
5 2 (1.28%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.64%) Ansible
6 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.64%) Piwik
6 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 96 (61.54%) VMware
2 38 (24.36%) CA
3 30 (19.23%) Cisco
4 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
5 14 (8.97%) BMC
6 9 (5.77%) Remedy
7 7 (4.49%) ArcSight
7 7 (4.49%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.85%) HP
8 6 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 6 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 6 (3.85%) Splunk
8 6 (3.85%) Symantec
9 5 (3.21%) Citrix
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle
10 2 (1.28%) SAP
11 1 (0.64%) Avaya
11 1 (0.64%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.64%) Dell
11 1 (0.64%) Red Hat