Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 17 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 6.30% 3.51% 8.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.56% 17.33% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 24
Norfolk median daily rate £152 £275 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.91% +50.68% +4.29%
10th Percentile £133 £98 £140
90th Percentile £229 £275 £300
East of England median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.50
10th Percentile £10.50 - £11.26
90th Percentile £12.90 - £20.20
East of England median hourly rate £22.25 £16.81 £13.50
% change year-on-year +32.40% +24.48% -42.55%

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 64 75 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 23.70% 20.27% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 81
Norfolk median daily rate £212 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.91% +10.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £131 £110 £133
90th Percentile £449 £450 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.25% +8.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 7
Norfolk median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.50
10th Percentile £10.50 - £11.90
90th Percentile £18.50 - £24.70
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -28.26% +39.39% -10.81%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +12 10 £150 +36.36% 2
King's Lynn +1 1 - -
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) SAN
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 2000
8 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Citrix
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
10 2 (11.76%) IaaS
10 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring

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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) Skype
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ICT Support
5 1 (5.88%) ICT Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 2000
3 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) EMC Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec