Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 13 December 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 26 34
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 33 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 15.14% 2.92% 3.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.90% 17.78% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 7
Warrington median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +63.64%
10th Percentile £309 £328 £224
90th Percentile £414 £484 £479
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £398
% change year-on-year - -5.66% +25.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.92% -38.10% +75.00%

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 45 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.61% 16.42% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 65
Warrington median daily rate £363 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% -13.16% +18.75%
10th Percentile £160 £150 £141
90th Percentile £433 £575 £670
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% -11.76% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Warrington median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% +6.38% -30.88%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £18.25 £13.75 £13.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.18
% change year-on-year +34.62% -8.32% -16.59%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Warrington

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Warrington

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Warrington over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server in Warrington

Windows Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (60.61%) VMware
4 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 15 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (42.42%) Office 365
7 11 (33.33%) LAN
7 11 (33.33%) WAN
8 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
9 9 (27.27%) DNS
9 9 (27.27%) DHCP
10 8 (24.24%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.18%) Migration
13 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (15.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (15.15%) SCCM
13 5 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (12.12%) SCOM
14 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
14 4 (12.12%) AirWatch
14 4 (12.12%) IaaS
14 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
14 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (12.12%) Process Management
14 4 (12.12%) Clustering

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (42.42%) Office 365
3 4 (12.12%) IaaS
4 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) LAN
1 11 (33.33%) WAN
2 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 9 (27.27%) DHCP
3 9 (27.27%) DNS
4 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 4 (12.12%) SAN
6 3 (9.09%) Firewall
7 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.06%) Network Security
8 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.03%) MPLS
8 1 (3.03%) SSL
8 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Chocolatey
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
3 4 (12.12%) Process Management
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) Xen
5 1 (3.03%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) AirWatch
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.03%) Foglight
5 1 (3.03%) Nagios
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) VMware
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Blue Coat
3 4 (12.12%) McAfee
3 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
4 3 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) CommVault
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) TippingPoint