Period
to 20 November 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 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.

Microsoft Windows Clustering
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 156 166
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 +25
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Clustering 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.19% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 1.04% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £463 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +45.10% -6.59%
10th Percentile £302 £431 £288
90th Percentile £473 £494 £344
South East median daily rate £381 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -15.28% +1.12% +11.25%
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 713 481 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.98% 13.63% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 307 349
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £258
90th Percentile £575 £536 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -61.90% +200.00%
10th Percentile £11.31 £10.40 £25.75
90th Percentile £61.50 £28.38 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +17.24% -55.38% +62.50%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Clustering in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Clustering in Hampshire

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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 20 November 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 - 2 £450 -
Basingstoke +10 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £400 - 2
Havant - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Microsoft Clustering
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) EMC
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) MCP
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Veritas
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Centrify

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Server Patching
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) NsoIT
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Netcool
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Centrify
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Lumension
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Meridio
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec