Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Clustering over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 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.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 171 183
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 -18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.14% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 0.84% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Hampshire median daily rate £463 £319 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.10% -4.85% +3.08%
10th Percentile £431 £288 £319
90th Percentile £494 £344 £352
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Clustering is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 433 475 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 12.27% 12.45% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 313 227
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £251 £263
90th Percentile £538 £544 £475
South East median daily rate £433 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +8.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 10
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £38.00 £16.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +127.82% -38.22%
10th Percentile £10.40 £14.78 £11.79
90th Percentile £27.39 £58.75 £21.25
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -35.63% +8.75% -3.61%

Microsoft Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Clustering in Hampshire

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Hampshire

Microsoft Clustering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Clustering in Hampshire

Microsoft Clustering
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 Microsoft Clustering within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Basingstoke - 1 £463 -
Microsoft Clustering
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Clustering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) PowerCLI
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
5 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (20.00%) Zerto
5 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) vMotion
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS

Microsoft Clustering
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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Extranet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Messaging Support
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (20.00%) vMotion
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Zerto