Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 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 Engineering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 71 92
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21 -11
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 44 127 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.77% 3.45% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.90% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 98 48
Median daily rate £450 £364 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% -1.36% -18.06%
10th Percentile £331 £300 £244
90th Percentile £520 £470 £441
South East median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £25.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +69.97% +91.98%
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £22.30
% change year-on-year -24.71% +90.58% -15.05%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,370 3,258 3,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.27% 88.48% 84.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 2,026 1,870
Median daily rate £465 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.23% +3.00% +5.46%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £285
90th Percentile £600 £580 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 196 129
Median hourly rate £31.61 £33.40 £33.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +0.78% +0.42%
10th Percentile £16.76 £13.07 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +23.00% +26.39%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Hampshire

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Southampton +10 10 £406 +16.07% 1
Farnborough +27 8 £520 +73.33% 1
Winchester +1 7 £513 +34.87% 2
Portsmouth +9 3 £356 +1.79% 1
Basingstoke +33 2 - - 1
Hook +12 2 £425 +17.24%
Fleet +3 2 £300 -8.56% 1
Eastleigh +3 1 - - 2
Andover - 1 £362 -
Bordon - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 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 Infrastructure Engineering.

1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) VMware
3 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
4 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 20 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
5 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
6 17 (38.64%) Azure
7 14 (31.82%) Office 365
8 13 (29.55%) vSphere
8 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
8 13 (29.55%) Firewall
9 10 (22.73%) ITIL
9 10 (22.73%) JIRA
9 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2016
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
11 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
11 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 8 (18.18%) SCCM
12 7 (15.91%) VLAN
12 7 (15.91%) EMC
12 7 (15.91%) Citrix
12 7 (15.91%) Skype
12 7 (15.91%) GitHub
12 7 (15.91%) Ansible
13 6 (13.64%) Docker
13 6 (13.64%) Go
13 6 (13.64%) Jenkins

Infrastructure Engineering
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 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Azure
2 14 (31.82%) Office 365
3 7 (15.91%) GitHub
4 6 (13.64%) Yammer
5 5 (11.36%) AWS
5 5 (11.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.27%) IaaS
6 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) Skype
2 7 (15.91%) VLAN
3 6 (13.64%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (13.64%) SAN
3 6 (13.64%) SNMP
4 5 (11.36%) DNS
5 4 (9.09%) LAN
5 4 (9.09%) WAN
6 3 (6.82%) BGP
6 3 (6.82%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.55%) VoIP
7 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.27%) Junos
8 1 (2.27%) NAS
8 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) GitLab
2 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.82%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Designer
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (13.64%) gRPC
1 6 (13.64%) REST
1 6 (13.64%) RESTful
1 6 (13.64%) Swagger
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) PKI
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) BBC
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (20.45%) Linux
5 6 (13.64%) CentOS
5 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure as Code
3 6 (13.64%) Microservices
4 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.09%) Change Control
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Project Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (4.55%) Architectural Design
7 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 6 (13.64%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) Go
2 6 (13.64%) Python
3 4 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
2 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) HNC
5 1 (2.27%) HND
5 1 (2.27%) ISEB
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) vSphere
4 6 (13.64%) Docker
5 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.55%) XenApp
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.27%) UAG
8 1 (2.27%) vCloud
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 7 (15.91%) Ansible
3 6 (13.64%) Grafana
3 6 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.64%) Packer
3 6 (13.64%) Prometheus
3 6 (13.64%) Puppet
3 6 (13.64%) Terraform
3 6 (13.64%) ZABBIX
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (6.82%) AirWatch
5 3 (6.82%) vRealize
6 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.27%) HP ALM
6 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) SCOM
6 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) VMware
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
3 7 (15.91%) EMC
4 6 (13.64%) Atlassian
4 6 (13.64%) Dell
4 6 (13.64%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Splunk
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco
6 4 (9.09%) McAfee
7 3 (6.82%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
9 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.27%) Ivanti
9 1 (2.27%) Juniper
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.27%) Symantec