Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Server Engineer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Windows Server Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 140 146
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Surrey median daily rate £325 £229 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.08% -46.18% +41.67%
10th Percentile £120 £103 £381
90th Percentile £450 £366 £438
South East median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,109 2,366 2,520
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.64% 94.72% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,164 1,616 1,672
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £245
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 149
Surrey median hourly rate £24.75 £19.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -16.30% +27.78%
10th Percentile £11.34 £13.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £51.20 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +14.29%

Windows Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server Engineer in Surrey

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server Engineer in Surrey

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server Engineer in Surrey

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server Engineer in Surrey

Windows Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 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
Guildford - 3 £119 - 1
Windows Server Engineer
South East

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Windows Server Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) WSUS
4 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
4 8 (72.73%) XenServer
4 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
4 8 (72.73%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (72.73%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (72.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Ivanti
6 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) WebEx
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) WebEx
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Root Cause Analysis
1 8 (72.73%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Disk Encryption
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (72.73%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
3 8 (72.73%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 8 (72.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Ivanti
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Ericsson