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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Administrator
Rank 520 523 493
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 59 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.060% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.065% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £215 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £237
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +47.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +7.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £20.60 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £23.50 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
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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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 +21 27 £350 +16.66% 3
South East -20 13 £225 -35.71%
North West - 7 £325 -
East of England -7 5 - -
West Midlands -2 4 £195 -35.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £390 -
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Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (70.91%) Active Directory
3 68 (61.82%) VMware
4 60 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (30.00%) Citrix
6 33 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 31 (28.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (28.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (24.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (23.64%) VMware ESX
9 26 (23.64%) Finance
10 23 (20.91%) Clustering
10 23 (20.91%) IIS
10 23 (20.91%) MCSE
10 23 (20.91%) PowerShell
11 22 (20.00%) SAN
12 19 (17.27%) SLA
13 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
13 18 (16.36%) SCCM
14 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
14 17 (15.45%) DNS
15 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
16 15 (13.64%) XenApp
16 15 (13.64%) SC Cleared
17 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
17 14 (12.73%) Windows 2000 Server
17 14 (12.73%) DevOps
18 13 (11.82%) ITIL
19 12 (10.91%) Windows 2000

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (20.91%) IIS
2 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
3 11 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.91%) Lync
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.00%) SAN
2 17 (15.45%) DNS
3 12 (10.91%) NAS
4 11 (10.00%) DHCP
5 9 (8.18%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.55%) Firewall
7 4 (3.64%) FTP
7 4 (3.64%) LAN
7 4 (3.64%) VoIP
8 3 (2.73%) HTTP
8 3 (2.73%) SNMP
8 3 (2.73%) SSL
8 3 (2.73%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.73%) VLAN
9 2 (1.82%) Broadband
9 2 (1.82%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.82%) Internet
9 2 (1.82%) WAN
9 2 (1.82%) SMTP
9 2 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.91%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Subversion
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
1 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (23.64%) Finance
2 9 (8.18%) Banking
3 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) XML
1 2 (1.82%) XML Messaging
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Clustering
2 10 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.55%) Replication
4 4 (3.64%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.82%) iPhone
5 2 (1.82%) iPad
5 2 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 110 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (28.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (10.91%) Windows 2000
8 11 (10.00%) Linux
9 9 (8.18%) Windows NT
10 5 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.55%) UNIX
11 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.73%) DevOps
2 13 (11.82%) ITIL
3 11 (10.00%) Change Management
4 7 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.45%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 5 (4.55%) Migration
6 5 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.82%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (1.82%) Project Management
7 2 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.82%) Software Distribution
7 2 (1.82%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.91%) Load Balancing
8 1 (0.91%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.91%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.27%) SQL
3 5 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (0.91%) VB
4 1 (0.91%) Python
4 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (24.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (20.91%) MCSE
3 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.27%) Degree
6 4 (3.64%) MCITP
7 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 31 (28.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (23.64%) VMware ESX
4 15 (13.64%) XenApp
5 12 (10.91%) Terminal Services
6 9 (8.18%) vSphere
7 7 (6.36%) ISA Server
7 7 (6.36%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.55%) VMware Server
8 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (4.55%) XenServer
9 3 (2.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.82%) NFS
10 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.91%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 18 (16.36%) SCCM
2 12 (10.91%) SCOM
3 10 (9.09%) BladeLogic
4 5 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 5 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.73%) SCSM
7 2 (1.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.82%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.82%) Puppet
8 1 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.91%) Legato
8 1 (0.91%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.91%) WSUS
8 1 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 68 (61.82%) VMware
2 33 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.00%) Citrix
3 12 (10.91%) Websense
4 11 (10.00%) HP
4 11 (10.00%) IBM
5 10 (9.09%) Intel
6 7 (6.36%) 3PAR
7 5 (4.55%) Veeam
7 5 (4.55%) NetApp
7 5 (4.55%) Symantec
8 4 (3.64%) Altiris
9 3 (2.73%) F5
9 3 (2.73%) RightFax
9 3 (2.73%) EMC
9 3 (2.73%) Oracle
10 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.82%) SAP
10 2 (1.82%) Cisco
10 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
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