Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Site Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Site Server over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 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 Site Server
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 887 -
Rank change year-on-year +40 - +860
Contract jobs citing Site Server 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.001% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.037% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Site Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16091 19654 20037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.92% 17.86% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10397 12838 12317
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 469 691
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £20.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.36% +7.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £45.80 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.84
% change year-on-year -7.32% +8.81% +10.82%

Site Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Site Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Site Server in the UK

Site Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Site Server in the UK

Site Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Site Server over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Site Server in the UK

Site Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Site Server in the UK

Site Server
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Site Server within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
England +65 6 £288 - 2
UK excluding London - 6 £288 - 1
North of England - 3 £300 -
North West - 3 £300 -
East of England - 3 £190 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Site Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Site Server.

1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (50.00%) Software Packaging
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Site Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware