Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Server Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 120 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +106
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.14% 0.051% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.053% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £300 - -
South West median daily rate £319 £195 -
% change year-on-year +63.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 2,007 1,876 1,661
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.04% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,361 1,278 1,175
Bristol median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £259 £213 £231
90th Percentile £538 £522 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 59 82
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.57% -28.57% +53.13%
10th Percentile £15.08 £11.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.63 £51.95 £47.40
South West median hourly rate £38.14 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.20% +28.00% -9.09%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 November 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DKIM
1 1 (33.33%) DMARC
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam