Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 8 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 4 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 4.12% 12.59% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 32.73% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £300 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £280 £298
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -42.86%
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £17.44
% change year-on-year +38.89% +3.23% -3.13%

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 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 28.87% 38.46% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 15
Lincolnshire median daily rate £250 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -11.43% +68.67%
10th Percentile £134 £172 £150
90th Percentile £325 £525 £485
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 7
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £16.68 £19.50 £30.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +5.73% +11.11% +8.00%

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 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 11 December 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 2 £300 -
Windows Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Meraki
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Synology
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Synology