The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 541 526 512
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 54 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.089% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.096% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 20
Average daily rate
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£413 £285 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -14.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £374 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.13 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Administrator across the England region.

Windows Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Administrator across the England region.

Windows Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 27 £425 +41.66% 6
South East -9 8 £363 +16.93% 2
North East - 8 £500 -
South West -5 4 £250 +11.11%
East of England -4 2 £315 +27.27% 1
Yorkshire -22 2 £275 -
North West - 2 £313 -
West Midlands -4 1 £450 +72.24% 1
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Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Windows Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Administrator in their job title.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (50.41%) Active Directory
3 60 (49.59%) VMware
4 52 (42.98%) Microsoft
5 50 (41.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (35.54%) PowerShell
6 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (30.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (23.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (22.31%) Finance
10 26 (21.49%) DNS
10 26 (21.49%) SQL
11 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
11 25 (20.66%) HP
11 25 (20.66%) Citrix
12 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (17.36%) Migration
13 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
14 19 (15.70%) ITIL
14 19 (15.70%) SCCM
15 18 (14.88%) Cisco
15 18 (14.88%) IBM
16 17 (14.05%) SAN
16 17 (14.05%) IIS
16 17 (14.05%) Clustering
17 16 (13.22%) MS Exchange
18 15 (12.40%) DHCP
19 14 (11.57%) NetApp
19 14 (11.57%) MCSE
19 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Windows Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.05%) IIS
2 16 (13.22%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.65%) TPMS
8 1 (0.83%) Lync
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Office 365
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.49%) DNS
2 17 (14.05%) SAN
3 15 (12.40%) DHCP
4 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.44%) NAS
5 7 (5.79%) LAN
5 7 (5.79%) WAN
6 5 (4.13%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.31%) VPN
7 4 (3.31%) LDAP
8 3 (2.48%) FTP
8 3 (2.48%) SMTP
8 3 (2.48%) Firewall
8 3 (2.48%) VLAN
9 2 (1.65%) Internet
10 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Subversion
1 3 (2.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Law
3 3 (2.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) .NET
2 2 (1.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Clustering
2 9 (7.44%) Replication
3 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.79%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (4.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.31%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.31%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.48%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (41.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (30.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.09%) Linux
6 7 (5.79%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (5.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.65%) UNIX
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) Migration
2 19 (15.70%) ITIL
3 11 (9.09%) Server Building
4 9 (7.44%) DevOps
5 7 (5.79%) Problem Management
5 7 (5.79%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.31%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.48%) Change Management
8 3 (2.48%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.65%) Workflow Management
9 2 (1.65%) Workflow
9 2 (1.65%) Project Management
9 2 (1.65%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.65%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.65%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (35.54%) PowerShell
2 26 (21.49%) SQL
3 12 (9.92%) VBScript
4 8 (6.61%) VB
5 7 (5.79%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.13%) C
7 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.57%) MCSE
3 11 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.44%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.65%) MCP
6 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.65%) Degree
6 2 (1.65%) MCTS
7 1 (0.83%) MCITP
7 1 (0.83%) MCSA
7 1 (0.83%) CCNP
7 1 (0.83%) CCNA
7 1 (0.83%) HNC
7 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) GxP
System Software
1 61 (50.41%) Active Directory
2 29 (23.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 14 (11.57%) XenApp
4 12 (9.92%) vSphere
5 7 (5.79%) vCloud
6 5 (4.13%) VMware Server
6 5 (4.13%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.31%) NFS
7 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.48%) Samba
8 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.65%) XenServer
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) SCCM
2 11 (9.09%) SCOM
3 6 (4.96%) HP SIM
4 5 (4.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.31%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.48%) OpenView
6 3 (2.48%) MOM
6 3 (2.48%) Control-M
6 3 (2.48%) Puppet
6 3 (2.48%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (1.65%) SCSM
7 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.65%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.83%) WSUS
8 1 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.83%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 60 (49.59%) VMware
2 52 (42.98%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.66%) HP
3 25 (20.66%) Citrix
4 18 (14.88%) Cisco
4 18 (14.88%) IBM
5 14 (11.57%) NetApp
6 7 (5.79%) Websense
7 6 (4.96%) Oracle
8 4 (3.31%) EMC
8 4 (3.31%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.31%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.48%) Sybase
9 3 (2.48%) BMC
9 3 (2.48%) CA
10 2 (1.65%) Dell
11 1 (0.83%) Intel
11 1 (0.83%) AppSense
11 1 (0.83%) Altiris
11 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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