Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 July 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 86 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 -53 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 72 62 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.19% 2.44% 5.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.21% 8.71% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 130
Surrey median daily rate £330 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.05% +0.36% -
10th Percentile £108 £103 £174
90th Percentile £525 £478 £538
South East median daily rate £360 £338 £345
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.17% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% -55.68% +46.67%
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £21.33
% change year-on-year +25.00% -29.68% +6.65%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 705 712 932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.47% 28.08% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 452 621
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.80% +11.33%
10th Percentile £180 £185 £185
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 44 71
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £17.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.52% -56.88% +158.06%
10th Percentile £11.84 £12.66 £11.81
90th Percentile £53.13 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.84% -18.42% +15.15%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Surrey

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Surrey

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Surrey

Windows Server
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 in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Surrey

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Server in Surrey

Windows Server
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 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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 -6 15 £173 -6.76% 8
Epsom +4 9 £375 +15.38% 1
Camberley -6 4 £555 +23.33%
Staines -21 2 £205 -22.64%
Reigate -28 2 - - 3
Redhill - 2 £431 - 2
Woking +4 1 - - 1
Leatherhead -3 1 £425 +21.00% 2
Cranleigh - 1 £140 -
Godalming - 1 £135 - 1
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 40 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 37 (51.39%) VMware
5 27 (37.50%) SCCM
6 24 (33.33%) ITIL
7 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (29.17%) Office 365
9 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (26.39%) Linux
9 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (25.00%) DNS
11 16 (22.22%) LAN
11 16 (22.22%) Finance
12 15 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
12 15 (20.83%) WAN
12 15 (20.83%) Citrix
12 15 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (19.44%) WSUS
14 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
14 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.67%) Windows 10
15 11 (15.28%) XenDesktop
16 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
17 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
17 9 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (12.50%) XenServer

Windows Server
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 6 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (8.33%) IIS
1 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 3 (4.17%) WildFly
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Office 365
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) DNS
2 16 (22.22%) LAN
3 15 (20.83%) WAN
4 9 (12.50%) DHCP
5 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.33%) Firewall
6 6 (8.33%) VPN
7 5 (6.94%) WebEx
8 3 (4.17%) Internet
8 3 (4.17%) SAN
9 2 (2.78%) IMAP
9 2 (2.78%) Intranet
9 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.78%) Skype
9 2 (2.78%) SNMP
9 2 (2.78%) VoIP
9 2 (2.78%) Wireless
10 1 (1.39%) HTTP
10 1 (1.39%) SMS
10 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Bower
1 2 (2.78%) FxCop
1 2 (2.78%) Grunt
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
1 2 (2.78%) JSHint
1 2 (2.78%) Moq
1 2 (2.78%) NDepend
1 2 (2.78%) NUnit
1 2 (2.78%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.78%) Selenium
1 2 (2.78%) StyleCop
1 2 (2.78%) Subversion
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Server Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Windows Server Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) IT Support
7 7 (9.72%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Consultant
9 5 (6.94%) IT Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Administrator
10 4 (5.56%) Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Web Services
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.56%) Drools
3 4 (5.56%) LDAP
4 3 (4.17%) Middleware
5 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) HTML5
5 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) Node.js
5 2 (2.78%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.78%) XACML
6 1 (1.39%) JSON
6 1 (1.39%) REST
6 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) PKI
3 2 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) AS400
4 1 (1.39%) CCTV
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) iSeries
4 1 (1.39%) IVR
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (26.39%) Linux
3 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 12 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 6 (8.33%) Unix
7 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.78%) CentOS
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (9.72%) Change Management
4 6 (8.33%) Migration
5 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (5.56%) Application Packaging
6 4 (5.56%) DevOps
6 4 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.56%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.17%) High Availability
7 3 (4.17%) Privileged Access Management
7 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.78%) Analytics
8 2 (2.78%) BDD
8 2 (2.78%) Information Security
8 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.72%) Java
3 6 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.56%) SQL
5 2 (2.78%) C
5 2 (2.78%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) Perl
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.33%) MCSE
4 3 (4.17%) CCNA
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.78%) CCNP
5 2 (2.78%) Degree
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.39%) APMP
6 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
6 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 15 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (15.28%) XenDesktop
5 9 (12.50%) XenServer
6 5 (6.94%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (4.17%) XenApp
8 1 (1.39%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.39%) Firmware
8 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (37.50%) SCCM
2 14 (19.44%) WSUS
3 5 (6.94%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.56%) Ansible
4 4 (5.56%) Nagios
4 4 (5.56%) SCOM
5 2 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.78%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.39%) Nessus
6 1 (1.39%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.39%) WMI
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (51.39%) VMware
3 15 (20.83%) Citrix
4 7 (9.72%) Ivanti
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco
5 6 (8.33%) McAfee
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle
6 5 (6.94%) Intel
6 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.94%) Veritas
7 4 (5.56%) ForgeRock
7 4 (5.56%) Splunk
8 3 (4.17%) Bomgar
9 2 (2.78%) Avaya
9 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.78%) Mitel
9 2 (2.78%) NetApp
9 2 (2.78%) Symantec
9 2 (2.78%) Wyse