The table below looks at the statistics for Site Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Site Server over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Site Server
Rank 573 553 519
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -34
Contract jobs citing Site Server 4 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.044% 0.094% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
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£140 £415 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.26% +59.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £415 -
% change year-on-year
-66.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £160.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £160.00 -
% change year-on-year
-88.12% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9068 8553 8305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.57% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5692 5071 4672
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 331 435
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

Site Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Site Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Site Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Site Server
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Site Server within the UK.

Site Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Site Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Site Server within the UK.

Site Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Site Server
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Site Server within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 4 £140 -66.26% 3
East of England - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Ipswich - - - - 1
London - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1

Site Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Site Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Site Server.

1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) CMDB
1 5 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office

Site Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Site Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Site Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XSLT
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) CMDB
2 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
1 5 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft