Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 57 41
Rank change year-on-year -38 -16 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 67 87 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.06% 3.32% 5.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.67% 12.41% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 57 111
Surrey median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £103 £116 £174
90th Percentile £525 £450 £538
South East median daily rate £381 £340 £349
% change year-on-year +11.91% -2.51% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +17.65% -29.17%
South East median hourly rate £21.75 £16.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year +31.82% -22.64% +1.57%

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 628 701 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.28% 26.77% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 438 508
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £185 £181 £175
90th Percentile £575 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 57 53
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £21.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.58% -46.25% +122.22%
10th Percentile £12.09 £12.70 £11.45
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 23 September 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
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 23 September 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
Epsom +12 12 £450 +38.46% 2
Guildford -23 11 £109 -44.59% 10
Redhill +10 5 £325 - 1
Camberley -8 3 £555 +70.77%
Reigate -22 3 - - 5
Tadworth +2 1 - -
Leatherhead -3 1 £425 +20.57% 1
Weybridge -17 1 £488 +364.29% 1
Godalming - 1 £135 - 1
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) Active Directory
3 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
4 31 (46.27%) VMware
5 25 (37.31%) Linux
6 23 (34.33%) SCCM
7 22 (32.84%) Office 365
8 20 (29.85%) ITIL
9 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.88%) DNS
9 16 (23.88%) LAN
9 16 (23.88%) WAN
9 16 (23.88%) Citrix
9 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (19.40%) Finance
10 13 (19.40%) Unix
11 12 (17.91%) XenDesktop
12 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
12 11 (16.42%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
13 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
14 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (13.43%) WSUS
14 9 (13.43%) LDAP
14 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification

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 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 5 (7.46%) JBoss
4 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.97%) WildFly
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.84%) Office 365
2 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) DNS
1 16 (23.88%) LAN
1 16 (23.88%) WAN
2 8 (11.94%) Internet
3 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.45%) VPN
3 7 (10.45%) WebEx
4 6 (8.96%) DHCP
5 4 (5.97%) Network Security
5 4 (5.97%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.99%) Firewall
6 2 (2.99%) Intranet
6 2 (2.99%) SAN
6 2 (2.99%) Skype
6 2 (2.99%) SSH
6 2 (2.99%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) Converged Networks
7 1 (1.49%) IMAP
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
7 1 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) DB2
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Bower
1 2 (2.99%) FxCop
1 2 (2.99%) Grunt
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.99%) JSHint
1 2 (2.99%) Moq
1 2 (2.99%) NDepend
1 2 (2.99%) NUnit
1 2 (2.99%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.99%) Selenium
1 2 (2.99%) StyleCop
1 2 (2.99%) Subversion
1 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Server Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) IT Support
5 6 (8.96%) SCCM Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) LDAP
2 8 (11.94%) Web Services
3 5 (7.46%) Middleware
4 4 (5.97%) .NET
4 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.97%) Drools
5 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 2 (2.99%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) HTML5
5 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.99%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) AS400
3 5 (7.46%) iSeries
4 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.97%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.48%) PKI
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Linux
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.40%) Unix
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.49%) AIX
7 1 (1.49%) CentOS
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (11.94%) Change Management
3 8 (11.94%) Privileged Access Management
4 7 (10.45%) Migration
5 6 (8.96%) Identity Management
5 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.96%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (7.46%) DevOps
6 5 (7.46%) Server Management
7 4 (5.97%) Application Packaging
7 4 (5.97%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.97%) Email Filtering
7 4 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.97%) Web Filtering
7 4 (5.97%) Workflow
8 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.48%) Information Security
8 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.94%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) Python
4 5 (7.46%) SQL
5 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) C#
7 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.96%) MCSE
4 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Degree
5 3 (4.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) MCSA
6 2 (2.99%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.49%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) MCTS
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (65.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.91%) XenDesktop
4 11 (16.42%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.96%) XenServer
7 4 (5.97%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.99%) XenApp
9 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (34.33%) SCCM
2 9 (13.43%) WSUS
3 6 (8.96%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.97%) Ansible
4 4 (5.97%) Nagios
4 4 (5.97%) SCOM
5 3 (4.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.49%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 31 (46.27%) VMware
3 16 (23.88%) Citrix
4 8 (11.94%) McAfee
4 8 (11.94%) Oracle
5 7 (10.45%) Bomgar
5 7 (10.45%) IBM
6 6 (8.96%) Cisco
6 6 (8.96%) Dell
6 6 (8.96%) EMC
6 6 (8.96%) Isilon
6 6 (8.96%) Veritas
7 5 (7.46%) CyberArk
7 5 (7.46%) Intel
7 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.97%) ForgeRock
8 4 (5.97%) Ivanti
8 4 (5.97%) Splunk
9 3 (4.48%) Lieberman
10 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow