Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 20 June 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 31 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 13 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.95% 3.57% 7.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.83% 16.18% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Portsmouth median daily rate £285 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% -18.75% +45.45%
10th Percentile £163 £225 £330
90th Percentile £479 £465 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +13.64% -5.71% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 12
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.96 £14.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +213.98% -70.73% -
10th Percentile £39.72 £14.00 £35.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £14.00 £47.98
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.42 £15.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year +182.80% -68.64% +122.47%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 94 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.57% 22.08% 36.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 63
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £132 £230 £281
90th Percentile £500 £519 £524
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 20
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.96 £43.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.09% -10.10% +228.05%
10th Percentile £16.35 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.72 £53.50 £50.26
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +36.67% -61.04% +120.00%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Portsmouth

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Portsmouth

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Portsmouth

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) IPsec
5 8 (61.54%) Degree
5 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 8 (61.54%) DNS
5 8 (61.54%) CCNA
5 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 8 (61.54%) WAN
5 8 (61.54%) RIP
5 8 (61.54%) Juniper
5 8 (61.54%) MPLS
5 8 (61.54%) OSPF
5 8 (61.54%) BGP
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) L2TP
5 8 (61.54%) HSRP
6 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) HP
9 3 (23.08%) VPN
9 3 (23.08%) IIS
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (61.54%) BGP
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) HSRP
2 8 (61.54%) IPsec
2 8 (61.54%) L2TP
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) MPLS
2 8 (61.54%) OSPF
2 8 (61.54%) RIP
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) DMZ
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) IT Architect
3 3 (23.08%) IT Security Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Security Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
2 3 (23.08%) Web Filtering
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) UAG
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle