Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 91 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +86
Contract jobs citing IaaS 76 65 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.06% 1.85% 2.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.67% 14.13% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 53 69
Hampshire median daily rate £488 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.37% -21.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £424 £375 £375
90th Percentile £575 £585 £1,000
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +38.89%
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 712 460 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.26% 13.10% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 279 215
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £326 £162 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £603
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.25 £18.50 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.16% -66.06% +263.33%
10th Percentile £10.16 £9.68 £16.40
90th Percentile £80.03 £43.54 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +6.06% -15.86% +22.56%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +3 18 £488 -7.14%
Winchester -8 10 £475 +16.56%
Havant - 10 £575 -
Southampton -27 4 £500 -13.04% 3
Portsmouth - 3 £538 -
Basingstoke +8 2 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 72 (94.74%) PaaS
2 68 (89.47%) Windows
3 51 (67.11%) Linux
4 43 (56.58%) VMware
5 34 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 29 (38.16%) SaaS
7 29 (38.16%) Windows Server
8 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (34.21%) Service Management
9 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
10 24 (31.58%) ITIL
11 22 (28.95%) DevOps
11 22 (28.95%) Windows 10
12 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
13 20 (26.32%) Citrix
14 19 (25.00%) Firewall
14 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
14 19 (25.00%) Puppet
14 19 (25.00%) Terraform
15 18 (23.68%) Collaborative Working
16 17 (22.37%) Public Cloud
16 17 (22.37%) HP
16 17 (22.37%) SQL
17 16 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (19.74%) TOGAF
18 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (18.42%) NetScaler
19 14 (18.42%) Ansible

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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (94.74%) PaaS
2 34 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (38.16%) SaaS
4 16 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (14.47%) Office 365
6 8 (10.53%) Boomi
7 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) NetScaler
2 14 (18.42%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.11%) Visual Studio
4 12 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Architect
2 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
3 12 (15.79%) Designer
3 12 (15.79%) Solutions Designer
4 9 (11.84%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Business Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Business Solution Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (2.63%) Consultant
8 2 (2.63%) Developer
8 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.63%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (1.32%) Automation Consultant
9 1 (1.32%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (1.32%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Middleware
2 12 (15.79%) JSON
3 7 (9.21%) SOAP
4 5 (6.58%) RESTful
5 2 (2.63%) JDBC
5 2 (2.63%) ODBC
5 2 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Public Cloud
2 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 12 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.95%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.63%) CMDB
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.32%) PKI
7 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 51 (67.11%) Linux
3 29 (38.16%) Windows Server
4 22 (28.95%) Windows 10
5 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (18.42%) AIX
6 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (18.42%) Windows XP
7 13 (17.11%) Unix
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (34.21%) Service Management
2 24 (31.58%) ITIL
3 22 (28.95%) DevOps
4 18 (23.68%) Collaborative Working
5 15 (19.74%) TOGAF
6 14 (18.42%) Network Design
7 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (17.11%) Scrum
7 13 (17.11%) Task Automation
7 13 (17.11%) User Stories
8 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
10 10 (13.16%) Workflow
11 9 (11.84%) CRM
12 8 (10.53%) Content Management
12 8 (10.53%) ERP
13 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (9.21%) Feasibility Study
13 7 (9.21%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) Ruby
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.95%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (18.42%) XenApp
4 8 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.89%) XenServer
6 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Puppet
1 19 (25.00%) Terraform
2 14 (18.42%) Ansible
2 14 (18.42%) Data Guard
2 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (15.79%) CloudForms
3 12 (15.79%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.32%) SCOM
4 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) VMware
2 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.32%) Citrix
4 17 (22.37%) HP
5 14 (18.42%) 3PAR
5 14 (18.42%) IBM
5 14 (18.42%) Oracle
5 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
6 9 (11.84%) CA
6 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
7 8 (10.53%) Dell
7 8 (10.53%) ForgeRock
7 8 (10.53%) SAP
7 8 (10.53%) Sitecore
8 7 (9.21%) BMC
9 6 (7.89%) Cisco
10 5 (6.58%) Remedy
11 3 (3.95%) Google
12 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.32%) Veritas