Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 24 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 15 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.24% 5.26% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.74% 17.98% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 9
Portsmouth median daily rate £285 £273 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% -35.88% +63.46%
10th Percentile £111 £197 £353
90th Percentile £360 £406 £628
Hampshire median daily rate £378 £341 £360
% change year-on-year +10.87% -5.42% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £29.25 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.85% +103.53%
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.85 £18.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year +26.92% -62.37% +102.46%

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 76 89 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 26.57% 29.28% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 41
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +24.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £117 £241 £263
90th Percentile £441 £525 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £383 £363
% change year-on-year +4.58% +5.52% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Portsmouth median hourly rate £30.00 £44.46 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.52% +163.47% -15.63%
10th Percentile £13.56 £18.88 £10.40
90th Percentile £40.15 £53.13 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +37.93% -17.14% +8.29%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) DMZ
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) UAG
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (33.33%) Server Hardening
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 5 (33.33%) Web Filtering

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 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DMZ
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) IT Architect
1 5 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) Build Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security
1 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (33.33%) Server Hardening
1 5 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 4 (26.67%) Server Building
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSA
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) UAG
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) Meraki
5 2 (13.33%) Veeam