Period
to 17 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 14 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.02% 7.19% 5.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.92% 23.33% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 19
Norfolk median daily rate £256 £170 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.74% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £151 £142 £161
90th Percentile £275 £300 £304
East of England median daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - £13.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +24.48% -34.15% -2.38%

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 52 90 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 14.94% 30.82% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 61 74
Norfolk median daily rate £293 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +44.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £151 £138 £123
90th Percentile £441 £515 £475
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 19
Norfolk median hourly rate - £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% -11.11%
East of England median hourly rate £26.44 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +60.24% -2.94% +3.03%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -9 5 £151 -4.88% 1
King's Lynn +1 1 £238 +43.94%
Windows Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 9 (64.29%) Citrix
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (57.14%) Information Management
7 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (42.86%) Service Management
8 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
9 4 (28.57%) VMware
10 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 2 (14.29%) SCCM
11 2 (14.29%) Office 365
11 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 2 (14.29%) Unix
11 2 (14.29%) Solaris
11 2 (14.29%) DHCP
11 2 (14.29%) DNS
11 2 (14.29%) SAN
12 1 (7.14%) Sophos
12 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
12 1 (7.14%) Clearswift
12 1 (7.14%) SLA
12 1 (7.14%) Cisco
12 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
12 1 (7.14%) WAN

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) DBA
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Information Management
3 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Clearswift
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos