Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 15 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.38% 3.47% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.36% 30.65% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 10
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £317 £123 £120
90th Percentile £549 £425 £361
South East median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +10.71% +2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £16.25 £21.75
% change year-on-year +41.11% -25.29% +14.47%

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 132 62 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.95% 11.33% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 44 61
East Sussex median daily rate £376 £383 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.70% +10.87% +11.29%
10th Percentile £120 £162 £180
90th Percentile £575 £609 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.25 £42.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.29% +157.58% -2.94%
10th Percentile £13.18 £41.25 £13.56
90th Percentile £32.73 £43.75 £37.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.03
% change year-on-year - +2.76% -5.39%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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
Brighton -15 6 £363 -2.03% 5
Hastings -2 4 £525 +275.00% 1
Lewes - 1 £588 -
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) SAN
6 6 (40.00%) SCCM
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) McAfee
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) XenApp
8 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) EMC
10 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (13.33%) Unix
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) SQL

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 2 (13.33%) Documentum
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SMS
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) High Availability
2 2 (13.33%) Line Management
2 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Case Management
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.67%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee
3 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Zerto
6 1 (6.67%) Ivanti
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) Splunk