The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Engineer was £456 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 59 81
Rank change year-on-year -27 +22  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 26 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.39% 2.90% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 3.04% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 19
Median daily rate £456 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.75 £47.79 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.54% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +80.85% -6.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1739 2107 2026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.24% 95.51% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 1407 1146
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 89 131
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineer
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 Infrastructure Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 0 7 £475 +22.58% 1
Southampton 0 5 £450 +15.38% 1
Portsmouth - 4 £475 -
Farnborough -5 3 - -
Fleet +16 1 £395 +17.91%
Winchester +4 1 £463 +40.15%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Infrastructure Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (44.83%) Data Centre
2 23 (39.66%) Security Cleared
2 23 (39.66%) VMware
3 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
3 21 (36.21%) Windows
3 21 (36.21%) ITIL
4 20 (34.48%) Cisco
5 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
6 13 (22.41%) Linux
7 12 (20.69%) Converged Infrastructure
7 12 (20.69%) Service Design
8 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.97%) DNS
8 11 (18.97%) Firewall
8 11 (18.97%) Information Security
9 10 (17.24%) Scrum
9 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (17.24%) LAN
9 10 (17.24%) WAN
10 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
10 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
10 9 (15.52%) Service Management
10 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
10 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (13.79%) SAN
11 8 (13.79%) DHCP

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) IIS
1 4 (6.90%) JBoss
1 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) IaaS
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) SaaS
3 3 (5.17%) PaaS
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) Mailgun
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (18.97%) DNS
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
3 10 (17.24%) LAN
3 10 (17.24%) WAN
4 8 (13.79%) DHCP
4 8 (13.79%) SAN
5 6 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (8.62%) ATM
7 4 (6.90%) Internet
7 4 (6.90%) IP Telephony
7 4 (6.90%) LDAP
7 4 (6.90%) MPLS
8 3 (5.17%) NAS
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.45%) HTTP
9 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.45%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.90%) EMC VNX
5 3 (5.17%) PKI
6 2 (3.45%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.45%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (1.72%) Clustering
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.34%) Unix
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Converged Infrastructure
2 12 (20.69%) Service Design
3 11 (18.97%) Information Security
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
5 9 (15.52%) Service Management
6 7 (12.07%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) Change Management
7 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance
7 6 (10.34%) Server Hardening
8 5 (8.62%) Security Patching
8 5 (8.62%) SIEM
9 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.90%) Cryptography
9 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
9 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.90%) Security Operations
9 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) Perl
3 3 (5.17%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) VB
4 2 (3.45%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Security Cleared
2 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) CISSP
4 5 (8.62%) GCIH
4 5 (8.62%) GIAC
5 3 (5.17%) RHCSA
6 2 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (3.45%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.72%) PA-DSS
5 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.45%) Firmware
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.45%) vSphere
7 1 (1.72%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.45%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) WSUS
4 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) VMware
2 20 (34.48%) Cisco
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.34%) EMC
6 5 (8.62%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) Juniper
8 3 (5.17%) Hitachi
8 3 (5.17%) Qualys
9 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.45%) Dell
9 2 (3.45%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.45%) IBM
10 1 (1.72%) CommVault
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle
10 1 (1.72%) Tripwire