Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 15 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2019 3 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.54% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £275 £388 -
% change year-on-year -29.03% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 118 233 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.15% 16.77% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 143 149
Median daily rate £389 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £105
90th Percentile £599 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 38
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £11.73 £11.10 £8.39
90th Percentile £35.00 £18.95 £29.40
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +3.45%

Windows Server 2019
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2019 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2019 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Windows Server 2019.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Antivirus Management

Windows Server 2019
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Antivirus Management
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds