The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 105 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 17 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.95% 0.60% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.64% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 31
Median daily rate £400 £350 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.03 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £23.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year -38.19% -31.85%  

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 1711 1884 2012
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.32% 94.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1185 1271
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 100 149
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £15.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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
Hook - 4 £400 -
Portsmouth -4 3 £281 -19.64%
Basingstoke -10 3 £400 - 2
Fareham - 1 £475 - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) ITIL
3 20 (45.45%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (40.91%) Cisco
4 18 (40.91%) Data Centre
5 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 13 (29.55%) Service Design
6 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) Converged Infrastructure
7 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (25.00%) DNS
8 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (25.00%) Scrum
8 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 10 (22.73%) LAN
9 10 (22.73%) WAN
10 9 (20.45%) DHCP
10 9 (20.45%) Service Management
10 9 (20.45%) Firewall
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 15288
11 8 (18.18%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
13 6 (13.64%) ATM
14 5 (11.36%) Information Security

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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) JBoss
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) IaaS
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Mailgun
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 10 (22.73%) LAN
3 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.73%) WAN
4 9 (20.45%) DHCP
4 9 (20.45%) Firewall
5 6 (13.64%) ATM
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.82%) LDAP
6 3 (6.82%) SAN
6 3 (6.82%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.55%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.55%) MPLS
7 2 (4.55%) NAS
7 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.18%) Linux
5 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.27%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Service Design
3 12 (27.27%) Converged Infrastructure
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (20.45%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Information Security
7 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) SIEM
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 3 (6.82%) Information Assurance
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Security Patching
8 3 (6.82%) Server Hardening
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (6.82%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Perl
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.82%) Python
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) CISSP
3 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) GCIH
3 4 (9.09%) GIAC
4 3 (6.82%) RHCSA
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.55%) Firmware
4 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.27%) SRDF
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
1 4 (9.09%) SCOM
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) Cisco
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) Juniper
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) Lumension
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) Meraki
8 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
Hampshire
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