Period
to 26 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Windows Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2016 over the 6 months to 26 January 2022 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 2016
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 96 72 88
Rank change year-on-year -24 +16 +36
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 2016 7 2 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.25% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.10% 1.16% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
10th Percentile £243 - £122
25th Percentile £303 £258 £189
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £265 £315
Median % change year-on-year +22.64% -15.87% +2.86%
75th Percentile £372 £273 £384
90th Percentile £423 - £438
England median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
10th Percentile - - £11.03
25th Percentile - - £12.15
Median hourly rate - - £14.39
75th Percentile - - £15.20
90th Percentile - - £15.68
England median hourly rate £40.50 £37.75 £22.63
% change year-on-year +7.27% +66.85% -23.09%

Windows Server 2016 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 334 172 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.10% 21.58% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 105 224
10th Percentile £125 £124 £135
25th Percentile £163 £183 £185
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £350 £313
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -14.28%
75th Percentile £438 £420 £438
90th Percentile £530 £498 £509
England median daily rate £495 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +15.12% +4.24% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 12 89
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.39 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.39 £13.72 £12.36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year - - -3.23%
75th Percentile £20.00 £17.13 £17.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £17.95 -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £17.16
% change year-on-year +12.68% +3.44% +0.20%

Windows Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2016
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2016
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2016
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server 2016 in the East Midlands

Windows Server 2016
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2016 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire -3 3 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £320 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 - 3
Windows Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 2016 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Server 2016.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 3 (42.86%) Azure
6 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
7 1 (14.29%) Server Building
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 10

Windows Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Server Building
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL