Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Server Patching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Server Patching over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 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.

Server Patching
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 165 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - +176
Contract jobs citing Server Patching 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £375 -
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Server Patching is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,257 3,026 2,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.28% 89.42% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,476 2,061 1,710
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £275 £305 £277
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 68 55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +19.72% +5.19%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.04 £8.41
90th Percentile £34.70 £35.98 £34.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +25.00% -3.45%

Server Patching
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Server Patching as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Server Patching in West Yorkshire

Server Patching
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Patching in West Yorkshire

Server Patching
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Patching within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Leeds +27 5 £438 -
Server Patching
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Server Patching 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Server Patching.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Server Building
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap
1 5 (100.00%) Preventative Maintenance
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server

Server Patching
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Preventative Maintenance
1 5 (100.00%) Server Building
1 5 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware