Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 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.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 153 158
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 +11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 6 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.16% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.96% 1.57% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 18
Hampshire median daily rate £435 £345 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.09% -16.26% -3.06%
10th Percentile £413 £323 £319
90th Percentile £494 £356 £414
South East median daily rate £430 £325 £410
% change year-on-year +32.31% -20.73% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 - £30.00

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 626 510 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.49% 14.43% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 331 329
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £270 £285
90th Percentile £565 £525 £545
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +12.62% +53.05%
10th Percentile £15.11 £10.13 £17.45
90th Percentile £43.50 £74.34 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £16.81 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.96% -46.15% +75.68%

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 24 May 2018. 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
Winchester - 5 £430 - 1
Microsoft Clustering
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Clustering.

1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) MCSA
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Centrify
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Arqiva

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:

General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSA
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Centrify
3 1 (16.67%) Arqiva