Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Windows Server Engineer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Windows Server Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 184 197
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 3 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +5.26% +22.02%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £197
90th Percentile £317 £394 £388
England median daily rate £325 £300 £323
% change year-on-year +8.33% -6.98% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £21.00 £21.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4240 5174 5880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.12% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 3323 3917
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Windows Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Windows Server Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server Engineer in Yorkshire

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server Engineer in Yorkshire

Windows Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Server Engineer in Yorkshire

Windows Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
West Yorkshire +8 2 £291 -19.10%
North Yorkshire +4 1 £275 -8.33%
Windows Server Engineer
England

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Windows Server Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas