Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 42 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 23 11 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.46% 2.30% 7.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.75% 11.46% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 35
East Sussex median daily rate £310 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.73% -11.29% -0.80%
10th Percentile £123 £156 £185
90th Percentile £410 £378 £395
South East median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
East Sussex median hourly rate £40.00 - £18.50
10th Percentile £37.50 - £11.80
90th Percentile £42.50 - £26.60
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -41.82% +41.03% +13.04%

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 80 96 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.50% 20.04% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 54 60
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +18.33% -
10th Percentile £122 £254 £150
90th Percentile £575 £525 £401
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
East Sussex median hourly rate £41.25 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.81% +3.23% -18.21%
10th Percentile £37.88 £14.01 £9.95
90th Percentile £43.63 £44.38 £27.94
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +25.00%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +9 10 £350 +16.67%
Hastings - 3 £140 - 2
Eastbourne -1 1 £125 -34.21%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
5 7 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (17.39%) vSphere
8 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (17.39%) Office 365
9 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (13.04%) Email Migration
9 3 (13.04%) XenApp
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
9 3 (13.04%) LAN
9 3 (13.04%) WAN
9 3 (13.04%) DHCP
9 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) DNS

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 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Server Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) ICT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSL
1 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
6 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Solaris
7 2 (8.70%) Unix
8 1 (4.35%) Android
8 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Email Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Security
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.70%) Server Patching
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 7 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
1 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) CommVault
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
5 1 (4.35%) Nintex
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds