The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Windows Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 103 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £250 £438 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +53.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Windows Server Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1841 2340 2485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.75% 91.98% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1216 1304
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 147 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

Windows Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Server Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Windows Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 4 £250 -42.85%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Windows Server Engineer
South East

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Windows Server Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (16.67%) MS Access
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas