Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 20 June 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 22 5
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 12 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 13.48% 2.54% 16.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 5.77% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 9
Lincolnshire median daily rate £263 - £400
10th Percentile £226 - £283
90th Percentile £363 - £425
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £300 £344
% change year-on-year - -12.73% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.57% -17.65%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.89% -10.00% +11.11%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 31.46% 44.07% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 14
Lincolnshire median daily rate £258 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.63% - +72.04%
10th Percentile £110 £275 £288
90th Percentile £349 £423 £775
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 7
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +53.57% -17.22%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £18.00 £52.50 £20.95
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.10 £14.50
% change year-on-year +24.11% -2.76% +7.41%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Lincolnshire

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Lincolnshire

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Lincolnshire

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Lincolnshire

Windows Server
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Spalding - 4 - - 1
Scunthorpe - 1 £200 -
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (16.67%) High Availability
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware