Period
to 7 December 2019

The median contractor rate for a Windows Server Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Windows Server Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 129 114
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.14% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.15% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Bristol median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
South West median daily rate £356 £262 £195
% change year-on-year +35.97% +34.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £47.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £47.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,885 2,062 1,866
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 95.68% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,242 1,425 1,270
Bristol median daily rate £420 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £600 £550 £525
South West median daily rate £433 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.76% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 83 60
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +114.29% -28.57%
10th Percentile £12.44 £14.61 £11.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.63 £50.03
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +36.36% +6.80%

Windows Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server Engineer in Bristol

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server Engineer in Bristol

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server Engineer in Bristol

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, Windows Server Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SAP