Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 4 July 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 41 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 +36 -22
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 23 52 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.98% 4.60% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.00% 21.22% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 24
Median daily rate £400 £425 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.77% +17.13% +3.55%
10th Percentile £193 £142 £217
90th Percentile £509 £504 £509
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £407 £335
% change year-on-year -1.72% +21.49% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -68.00% - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 100 245 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.65% 21.66% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 132 157
Median daily rate £400 £438 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +19.91% -8.79%
10th Percentile £275 £138 £192
90th Percentile £504 £525 £509
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £368
% change year-on-year -5.88% +15.65% -6.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 33
Median hourly rate £16.38 £15.80 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.64% +12.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £14.01 £12.74 £11.30
90th Percentile £41.30 £46.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.90 £14.05
% change year-on-year +0.63% +13.17% -21.94%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Windows Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Milton Keynes

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Windows Server in Milton Keynes

Windows Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows Server in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Milton Keynes

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows Server in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) ITIL
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (34.78%) SLA
7 8 (34.78%) HP
7 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
8 7 (30.43%) Remedy
8 7 (30.43%) Public Sector
9 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
10 5 (21.74%) Azure
10 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
10 5 (21.74%) Patch Management
10 5 (21.74%) Security Patching
10 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (21.74%) WSUS
10 5 (21.74%) BladeLogic
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Vista
10 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
10 5 (21.74%) SCCM
10 5 (21.74%) Computacenter
10 5 (21.74%) VB
10 5 (21.74%) MCSA

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DMZ
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) HSRP
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Deployment Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Services Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Wintel Support
3 3 (13.04%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) ADSI
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (4.35%) SAML
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Vista
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Patch Management
2 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
2 5 (21.74%) Security Patching
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Data Encryption
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.35%) Project Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 5 (21.74%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) MCSA
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.35%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) UAG
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) BladeLogic
1 5 (21.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
1 5 (21.74%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) HP
3 7 (30.43%) Remedy
4 5 (21.74%) Computacenter
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) CommVault
5 1 (4.35%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.35%) Lumension
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas