Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Specialist was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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 Specialist
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 140 155
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 13 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.37% 0.82% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 28
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +4.53%
10th Percentile £315 £363 £315
90th Percentile £505 £472 £460
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3378 3596 4215
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 92.47% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 2239 2581
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £230 £258
90th Percentile £536 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 246 278
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.07 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.72% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.68 £53.13 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Specialist in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Hampshire

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Portsmouth -4 3 £388 -10.14%
Southampton - 3 £330 -
Farnborough +5 2 £500 -
Winchester -3 1 £408 +1.88%
Infrastructure Specialist
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
6 3 (23.08%) Docker
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
6 3 (23.08%) flannel
6 3 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Specialist 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 (23.08%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) SWIFT
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps
1 3 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCDP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCSA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 3 (23.08%) flannel
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (15.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp