The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Windows Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 533 513 503
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 82 90 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 62 47
Median daily rate £365 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £30.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Windows Administrator
UK

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
46770 45903 45604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.69% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30997 28980 28587
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1318 1824 1939
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Windows Administrator in the job title.

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 1 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 42 £375 +11.94% 8
South East -17 17 £250 -37.50%
Yorkshire +12 11 £380 +16.92% 1
North West -11 8 £360 -4.00% 2
East Midlands +3 2 £338 +68.75% 1
South West -3 2 £381 +8.92% 1
East of England +4 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
UK

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, Windows Administrator 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 England region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (66.90%) Windows Server
3 81 (57.04%) Active Directory
4 66 (46.48%) VMware
5 58 (40.85%) Microsoft
6 53 (37.32%) PowerShell
7 48 (33.80%) Linux
8 47 (33.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (26.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (22.54%) SAN
12 29 (20.42%) SCOM
13 28 (19.72%) HP
14 26 (18.31%) SCCM
14 26 (18.31%) Finance
15 24 (16.90%) DNS
16 23 (16.20%) MS Exchange
16 23 (16.20%) SQL
17 20 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (11.27%) IBM
19 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (10.56%) Migration
20 14 (9.86%) Citrix
20 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
20 14 (9.86%) IIS
20 14 (9.86%) Open Source
21 13 (9.15%) Hyper-V
21 13 (9.15%) VBScript
21 13 (9.15%) EMC
21 13 (9.15%) Unix

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 23 (16.20%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.86%) IIS
4 12 (8.45%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.23%) Apache
7 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.52%) WordPress
8 4 (2.82%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.41%) JBoss
10 2 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.70%) Confluence
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) HipChat
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.63%) Office 365
3 6 (4.23%) SaaS
4 4 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.54%) SAN
2 24 (16.90%) DNS
3 11 (7.75%) Internet
4 9 (6.34%) DHCP
4 9 (6.34%) Firewall
5 8 (5.63%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.93%) Intranet
6 7 (4.93%) NAS
7 4 (2.82%) LAN
7 4 (2.82%) SSH
8 3 (2.11%) HTTP
8 3 (2.11%) LDAP
8 3 (2.11%) Network Security
8 3 (2.11%) VPN
9 2 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.41%) SMTP
9 2 (1.41%) VLAN
9 2 (1.41%) WAN
9 2 (1.41%) WLAN
9 2 (1.41%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.41%) DB2
5 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) Subversion
2 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (18.31%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Back Office
3 9 (6.34%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.11%) Advertising
5 3 (2.11%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Law
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) Middleware
2 2 (1.41%) .NET
2 2 (1.41%) JRuby
2 2 (1.41%) LAMP
2 2 (1.41%) Web Services
2 2 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.41%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.70%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.70%) jQuery
3 1 (0.70%) Spring
3 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.82%) Clustering
2 4 (2.82%) Replication
3 3 (2.11%) Fintech
4 2 (1.41%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Derivative
5 1 (0.70%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.70%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.70%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.70%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) iSeries
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Robotics
5 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.70%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 95 (66.90%) Windows Server
3 48 (33.80%) Linux
4 47 (33.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (26.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (9.15%) Unix
8 11 (7.75%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.93%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.52%) AIX
11 5 (3.52%) Mac OS
11 5 (3.52%) Solaris
11 5 (3.52%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.41%) VyOS
12 2 (1.41%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.41%) zOS
13 1 (0.70%) CentOS
13 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.56%) Migration
2 14 (9.86%) Open Source
3 12 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.63%) Configuration Management
5 8 (5.63%) ITIL
6 6 (4.23%) DevOps
7 5 (3.52%) CRM
8 4 (2.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.11%) Change Control
9 3 (2.11%) DNA
9 3 (2.11%) High Availability
9 3 (2.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.11%) Information Security
9 3 (2.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.11%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.11%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.11%) Server Building
10 2 (1.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.32%) PowerShell
2 23 (16.20%) SQL
3 13 (9.15%) VBScript
4 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
4 9 (6.34%) Perl
5 6 (4.23%) Python
6 4 (2.82%) VB
7 3 (2.11%) Java
8 2 (1.41%) PHP
8 2 (1.41%) Ruby
8 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.70%) C
9 1 (0.70%) C#
9 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.23%) MCSE
2 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) CCNA
4 3 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.70%) Degree
6 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 81 (57.04%) Active Directory
2 36 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.15%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (4.23%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.52%) NFS
6 5 (3.52%) vSphere
7 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.11%) KVM
8 3 (2.11%) Postfix
9 2 (1.41%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.70%) Samba
10 1 (0.70%) Squid
10 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (20.42%) SCOM
2 26 (18.31%) SCCM
3 12 (8.45%) WSUS
4 10 (7.04%) Nagios
5 9 (6.34%) Control-M
5 9 (6.34%) OpenView
5 9 (6.34%) Puppet
6 6 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.11%) Ansible
7 3 (2.11%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.70%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.70%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (0.70%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.70%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.70%) SCSM
9 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (46.48%) VMware
2 58 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 28 (19.72%) HP
4 16 (11.27%) IBM
5 14 (9.86%) Citrix
6 13 (9.15%) EMC
7 11 (7.75%) Veritas
8 10 (7.04%) NetApp
9 9 (6.34%) Oracle
10 8 (5.63%) Cisco
11 7 (4.93%) BMC
11 7 (4.93%) Dell
12 5 (3.52%) Rackspace
13 4 (2.82%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.82%) Apple
14 3 (2.11%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
15 2 (1.41%) Brocade
15 2 (1.41%) Symantec
15 2 (1.41%) Vyatta
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