Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 27 November 2021 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 26 10
Rank change year-on-year -18 -16 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 7 3 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 2.02% 1.53% 11.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.45% 21.43% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 27
10th Percentile £293 £199 £300
25th Percentile £300 £253 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £350 £450
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% -22.22% -2.70%
75th Percentile £341 £441 £519
90th Percentile £343 £491 £560
South Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.60 £15.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +164.00% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £38.00 £13.65 £18.70
% change year-on-year +178.34% -26.97% -18.72%

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 Newport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 67 14 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 19.36% 7.14% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 10 59
10th Percentile £192 £119 £225
25th Percentile £413 £131 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £240 £400
Median % change year-on-year +111.67% -40.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £638 £331 £475
90th Percentile £658 £503 £525
South Wales median daily rate £480 £310 £400
% change year-on-year +54.68% -22.50% +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Median hourly rate £38.80 £18.00 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +115.56% -57.14% +133.33%
South Wales median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.31% -21.21% +32.93%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Newport

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Daily rate trend for Windows Server in Newport

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 2 (28.57%) Aruba
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (28.57%) Meraki
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Key Vault
2 1 (14.29%) Power Automate
2 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
2 1 (14.29%) PowerApps
2 1 (14.29%) ShareGate
2 1 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Platform Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) OAuth
1 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Records Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Meraki
4 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Nintex