Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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 Virtual Server
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 134 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.45% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 0
East Midlands median daily rate - £400 -
England median daily rate £400 £330 £308
% change year-on-year +21.21% +7.32% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.48 £14.75 -
% change year-on-year +18.51% - -

Microsoft Virtual Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 437 384 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.58% 11.64% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 212 127
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +19.23% -5.80%
10th Percentile £186 £140 £153
90th Percentile £501 £525 £493
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 79
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.50 £9.90
90th Percentile £33.08 £20.44 £20.10
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the East Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the East Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the East Midlands