Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Windows Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2019 over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 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 Server 2019
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 178 -
Rank change year-on-year +92 - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2019 21 3 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.31% 0.081% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
South East median daily rate £448 £525 -
% change year-on-year -14.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £43.00 - -

Windows Server 2019 is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 426 1,045 1,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.54% 28.20% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 641 567
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £135 £225 £209
90th Percentile £562 £573 £540
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -3.03% - +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 85 81
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -24.44% +50.00%
10th Percentile £12.27 £10.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.33% -4.17% +12.90%

Windows Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2019 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2019
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server 2019 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2019
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2019 in Hampshire

Windows Server 2019
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 Windows Server 2019 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Havant - 11 £450 -
Portsmouth - 3 £280 -
Bordon - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £350 -
Basingstoke +34 1 - - 2
Winchester - 1 £513 -
Windows Server 2019
South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2019 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 Windows Server 2019.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 17 (80.95%) DNS
3 17 (80.95%) VMware
4 16 (76.19%) DHCP
5 15 (71.43%) PowerShell
6 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
7 12 (57.14%) Azure
7 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (52.38%) Clustering
8 11 (52.38%) Failover Clustering
8 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (42.86%) High Availability
10 8 (38.10%) SNMP
10 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
10 8 (38.10%) WAN
10 8 (38.10%) SMTP
10 8 (38.10%) LDAP
11 6 (28.57%) Linux
11 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
12 5 (23.81%) DevOps
12 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (19.05%) vCenter Server
13 4 (19.05%) Office 365
13 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
13 4 (19.05%) PowerCLI

Windows Server 2019
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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) AWS
3 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) DNS
2 16 (76.19%) DHCP
3 8 (38.10%) SMTP
3 8 (38.10%) SNMP
3 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 3 (14.29%) Skype
4 3 (14.29%) VSAN
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) FTP
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (14.29%) Unix
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) High Availability
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Security Hardening
4 2 (9.52%) Server Building
4 2 (9.52%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (4.76%) Personalization
5 1 (4.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) NCSC
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) UAG
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Failover Clustering
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) PowerCLI
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) vCenter Server
3 3 (14.29%) Terraform
4 2 (9.52%) HAProxy
4 2 (9.52%) SafeCom
4 2 (9.52%) SCCM
5 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Veeam
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Gemalto
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds