Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Center
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 38 42
Rank change year-on-year -27 +4 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 3 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.57% 2.32% 2.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 9.09% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 13
Southampton median daily rate £275 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% -6.25% -38.46%
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £424
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.29% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +40.00% +5.26% -45.92%

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 192 121 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.29% 25.47% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 69 95
Southampton median daily rate £513 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £267 £114 £230
90th Percentile £538 £571 £588
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 13
Southampton median hourly rate £13.00 £20.12 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.39% +54.77% -53.57%
10th Percentile £10.12 £17.73 £10.73
90th Percentile £14.60 £47.50 £21.28
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £26.50
% change year-on-year +8.04% -12.68% -11.67%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Southampton

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Centre in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Southampton

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Southampton over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Southampton

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CommVault
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware