Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Site Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Site Server over the 6 months to 20 October 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 Site Server
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 835 830 882
Rank change year-on-year -5 +52 -
Contract jobs citing Site Server 16 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.013% 0.001%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.078% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
England median daily rate £375 £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -40.91% -
10th Percentile £275 £232 £525
90th Percentile £583 £565 £575
UK median daily rate £375 £325 £550
% change year-on-year +15.38% -40.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Site Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,734 15,352 18,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.82% 16.80% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,352 10,122 12,094
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £631 £612 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £420
% change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 382 475
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.88 £48.75 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.88% - -

Site Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Site Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Site Server in England

Site Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Site Server in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Site Server in England

Site Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Site Server in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Site Server in England

Site Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Site Server in England

Site Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Site Server within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Midlands - 8 £300 -
East Midlands - 6 £300 -
London -15 3 - - 2
South West - 3 £525 -
North West -13 2 £375 +25.00%
North of England -24 2 £375 +25.00%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Site Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Site 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 England region with a requirement for Site Server.

1 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Aerospace
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) XenApp
6 4 (25.00%) AIX
6 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) Unisys
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) zOS
6 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (12.50%) F5
8 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (12.50%) Symantec

Site Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (56.25%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Aerospace
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
2 4 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Unisys
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec