Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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 as a Service (IaaS)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 36 28
Rank change year-on-year -25 -8 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 3 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.57% 2.11% 5.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.16% 8.70% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Southampton median daily rate £500 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +43.75% -
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £425 £525
% change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 139 115 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.38% 24.31% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 56 35
Southampton median daily rate £475 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £355 £135 £305
90th Percentile £570 £525 £553
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £380 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.00 £13.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year +115.38% -76.15% +211.43%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Southampton

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) ESRI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet

IaaS
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 3 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ESRI
1 1 (33.33%) VMware