Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 17 July 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 of England > Norfolk
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 41 29
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 17 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 6.23% 1.45% 4.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.91% 6.49% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 18
Norfolk median daily rate £152 £110 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.18% -41.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £127 £96 £137
90th Percentile £292 £277 £300
East of England median daily rate £300 £328 £350
% change year-on-year -8.40% -6.43% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Norfolk median hourly rate £20.45 - £13.50
10th Percentile £20.12 - £11.48
90th Percentile £27.09 - £20.05
East of England median hourly rate £25.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +70.00% -6.25% -30.43%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 77 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 20.15% 22.25% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 83
Norfolk median daily rate £213 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% +17.19% +77.78%
10th Percentile £151 £110 £140
90th Percentile £478 £490 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 12
Norfolk median hourly rate £19.02 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.50% -33.33% -8.86%
10th Percentile £14.02 £12.00 £12.30
90th Percentile £24.60 £12.00 £22.98
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% +6.06% -5.71%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Norfolk

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Norfolk

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Norfolk over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Norfolk

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Norfolk

Windows Server
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Norwich +19 12 £153 +48.84% 5
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
7 6 (35.29%) DHCP
7 6 (35.29%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) Office 365
7 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (23.53%) SCCM
9 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
9 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
10 3 (17.65%) Skype
10 3 (17.65%) MCSE
10 3 (17.65%) CCNA
10 3 (17.65%) SLA
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
5 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Packager
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) ICT Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
3 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Application Discovery
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.88%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
1 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.88%) Xamarin