Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 63 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 -30 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 85 89 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.65% 3.23% 5.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.12% 12.18% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 52 104
Surrey median daily rate £325 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.16% +5.71%
10th Percentile £113 £136 £174
90th Percentile £506 £450 £500
South East median daily rate £388 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +10.71% +4.48% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +17.65% -
South East median hourly rate £21.97 £16.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +33.12% -24.14% +10.13%

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 562 731 683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.49% 26.50% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 447 444
Surrey median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £145 £163 £155
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 64 63
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.29% -36.36% +57.14%
10th Percentile £13.35 £13.00 £12.30
90th Percentile £51.45 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.03
% change year-on-year - +2.76% -5.39%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +18 16 £450 - 4
Guildford -24 12 £114 -40.91% 4
Redhill +4 7 £325 -13.33% 3
Woking +12 6 £250 -44.44% 1
Reigate -2 6 - - 1
Godalming - 4 £145 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £469 - 1
Leatherhead +3 2 £600 +141.21% 3
Tadworth 0 1 - -
Camberley -2 1 - - 2
Weybridge -8 1 £488 +353.49%
Horley - 1 £130 - 2
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (67.06%) Active Directory
3 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
3 41 (48.24%) Office 365
4 32 (37.65%) VMware
5 28 (32.94%) Linux
6 25 (29.41%) LAN
6 25 (29.41%) SCCM
7 24 (28.24%) WAN
8 23 (27.06%) DNS
9 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (23.53%) PowerShell
11 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 16 (18.82%) ITIL
13 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (15.29%) MS Exchange
15 12 (14.12%) Unix
15 12 (14.12%) Migration
15 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (14.12%) WebEx
15 12 (14.12%) Windows 10
15 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
16 11 (12.94%) DevOps
16 11 (12.94%) Firewall
16 11 (12.94%) Citrix
16 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (11.76%) 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 13 (15.29%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.88%) IIS
4 5 (5.88%) JBoss
5 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.71%) WildFly
6 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (48.24%) Office 365
2 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.88%) IaaS
4 5 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) LAN
2 24 (28.24%) WAN
3 23 (27.06%) DNS
4 12 (14.12%) WebEx
5 11 (12.94%) Firewall
6 10 (11.76%) DHCP
6 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.41%) Internet
7 8 (9.41%) VPN
8 5 (5.88%) Network Security
9 4 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.35%) Intranet
10 2 (2.35%) SAN
10 2 (2.35%) SSH
10 2 (2.35%) VoIP
11 1 (1.18%) IMAP
11 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.18%) Wireless
11 1 (1.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Billing
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Publishing
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Analyst
2 14 (16.47%) Support Engineer
3 13 (15.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Administrator
4 10 (11.76%) IT Support
5 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (8.24%) Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
9 4 (4.71%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) Web Services
2 8 (9.41%) LDAP
3 5 (5.88%) Middleware
4 4 (4.71%) Drools
5 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) AS400
3 5 (5.88%) iSeries
3 5 (5.88%) PKI
4 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.71%) Device Driver
4 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Linux
3 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.12%) Unix
4 12 (14.12%) Windows 10
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
9 5 (5.88%) VMS
10 4 (4.71%) Android
10 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.18%) AIX
11 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (14.12%) Migration
4 11 (12.94%) DevOps
5 9 (10.59%) Change Management
5 9 (10.59%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (10.59%) Web Filtering
6 8 (9.41%) Email Filtering
7 7 (8.24%) Identity Management
7 7 (8.24%) Privileged Access Management
8 5 (5.88%) Server Management
8 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.71%) Patch Management
9 4 (4.71%) Workflow
10 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.53%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.41%) Java
3 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.71%) Python
4 4 (4.71%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) C
5 2 (2.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.24%) MCSE
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.35%) MCSA
5 2 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.18%) MCITP
6 1 (1.18%) MCTS
6 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) COBIT
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (67.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.41%) vSphere
4 6 (7.06%) Docker
4 6 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (7.06%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (3.53%) XenApp
7 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (29.41%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.06%) WSUS
3 5 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 4 (4.71%) Ansible
4 4 (4.71%) Nagios
4 4 (4.71%) SCOM
5 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (37.65%) VMware
3 11 (12.94%) Citrix
4 8 (9.41%) McAfee
4 8 (9.41%) Oracle
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco
6 6 (7.06%) Avaya
6 6 (7.06%) Bomgar
6 6 (7.06%) CyberArk
6 6 (7.06%) Dell
6 6 (7.06%) EMC
6 6 (7.06%) IBM
6 6 (7.06%) Isilon
6 6 (7.06%) Veritas
7 5 (5.88%) Intel
7 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.71%) ForgeRock
8 4 (4.71%) Splunk
9 3 (3.53%) Symantec
10 2 (2.35%) Apple