Period
to 19 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 41 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.29% 1.20% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 4.17% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 12
Southampton median daily rate £419 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.52% -19.44% +9.09%
10th Percentile £275 £231 £363
90th Percentile £524 £547 £486
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £36.21 -

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 150 120 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 32.26% 28.92% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 77 78
Southampton median daily rate £425 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +26.32%
10th Percentile £225 £138 £168
90th Percentile £575 £565 £612
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +4.88% -3.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 16
Southampton median hourly rate £43.75 £20.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% +41.54% -21.50%
10th Percentile £11.85 £20.00 £10.37
90th Percentile £52.88 £52.00 £18.32
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year -33.33% +58.90% -55.05%

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019, 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 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) GPON
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN

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 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) GPON
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Progress
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) VMware