Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 23 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.78% 4.24% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.54% 25.27% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 6
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +68.67% -36.15%
10th Percentile £120 £123 £130
90th Percentile £560 £445 £388
South East median daily rate £389 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +11.07% +3.70% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £40.00 -
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £15.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +203.68% -42.73% +37.50%

Windows Server 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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 148 91 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 24.34% 16.79% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 65 40
East Sussex median daily rate £376 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +11.11% +8.87%
10th Percentile £154 £121 £209
90th Percentile £575 £575 £519
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 10
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -18.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.25 £12.48 £14.01
90th Percentile £44.70 £32.17 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +9.38% -15.79%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in East Sussex

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in East Sussex

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in East Sussex

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in East Sussex

Windows Server
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hastings +8 10 £525 +275.00% 1
Brighton -15 6 £363 -3.33% 4
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Citrix
4 14 (60.87%) Finance
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
8 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Unix
8 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (26.09%) SAN
9 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
10 5 (21.74%) SCCM
10 5 (21.74%) Aerospace
10 5 (21.74%) Automotive
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
10 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (17.39%) McAfee
11 4 (17.39%) XenApp
11 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
12 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Remedy
12 3 (13.04%) HP

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Documentum
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
2 6 (26.09%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Aerospace
2 5 (21.74%) Automotive
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Server Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Architect
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (4.35%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.04%) EMC VNX
2 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.35%) Case Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
4 4 (17.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.35%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Citrix
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) McAfee
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Remedy
6 2 (8.70%) Zerto
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
7 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk