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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
UK / England
Rank 537 536 500
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 33 58 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 54
Median daily rate £350 £320 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £191 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £404 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £280
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -5 18 £375 +7.14% 8
South East +19 5 £315 +6.77% 4
North West +19 3 £423 +24.33% 1
East Midlands +5 3 £313 -
Yorkshire +6 2 £340 +54.54%
East of England +5 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
UK

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (57.73%) VMware
3 54 (55.67%) Windows Server
4 50 (51.55%) Active Directory
5 38 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (34.02%) PowerShell
7 33 (34.02%) DNS
8 31 (31.96%) Linux
9 29 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (28.87%) SCCM
11 27 (27.84%) SAN
12 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
13 20 (20.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (17.53%) SQL
15 16 (16.49%) MS Exchange
16 15 (15.46%) IIS
17 14 (14.43%) Citrix
18 13 (13.40%) ITIL
18 13 (13.40%) VMware ESX
19 12 (12.37%) NAS
19 12 (12.37%) Firewall
19 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
19 12 (12.37%) EMC
20 11 (11.34%) Perl
21 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 10 (10.31%) Windows 7
21 10 (10.31%) Oracle
21 10 (10.31%) HP
21 10 (10.31%) SLA

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 16 (16.49%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.46%) IIS
3 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.09%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.06%) Apache
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.22%) Office 365
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.06%) SaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.02%) DNS
2 27 (27.84%) SAN
3 12 (12.37%) Firewall
3 12 (12.37%) NAS
4 9 (9.28%) DHCP
5 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.19%) Internet
7 5 (5.15%) LAN
7 5 (5.15%) LDAP
7 5 (5.15%) VPN
7 5 (5.15%) WAN
8 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.09%) FCoE
9 3 (3.09%) VLAN
10 2 (2.06%) HTTP
10 2 (2.06%) Intranet
10 2 (2.06%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.06%) SMTP
10 2 (2.06%) SSH
11 1 (1.03%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Back Office
4 3 (3.09%) Publishing
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) .NET
1 6 (6.19%) Middleware
2 5 (5.15%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.12%) Clustering
3 3 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Replication
4 2 (2.06%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (2.06%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (55.67%) Windows Server
3 38 (39.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (31.96%) Linux
6 20 (20.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.31%) Windows 7
8 9 (9.28%) Unix
9 6 (6.19%) Solaris
10 5 (5.15%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.09%) CentOS
12 2 (2.06%) AIX
12 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.03%) SUSE
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.40%) ITIL
2 9 (9.28%) DevOps
2 9 (9.28%) Migration
3 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
3 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (4.12%) Change Management
5 3 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.09%) Data Management
5 3 (3.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (3.09%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.09%) Release Management
5 3 (3.09%) Security Patching
6 2 (2.06%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.06%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.06%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (2.06%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.02%) PowerShell
2 17 (17.53%) SQL
3 11 (11.34%) Perl
4 6 (6.19%) VB
5 4 (4.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.12%) Python
5 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.09%) C#
6 3 (3.09%) VBScript
7 2 (2.06%) C
7 2 (2.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) MCSE
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.09%) MCP
2 3 (3.09%) MCSA
2 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) CCNA
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (51.55%) Active Directory
2 29 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.40%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.22%) XenApp
6 6 (6.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (6.19%) vSphere
7 5 (5.15%) NFS
8 3 (3.09%) BitLocker
8 3 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.09%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.06%) Docker
9 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.06%) SRDF
9 2 (2.06%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.06%) Veritas File System
9 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (28.87%) SCCM
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (7.22%) SCOM
3 7 (7.22%) Terraform
4 6 (6.19%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (5.15%) Puppet
6 4 (4.12%) Ansible
7 3 (3.09%) Nagios
7 3 (3.09%) WSUS
8 2 (2.06%) OpenView
8 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.06%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.03%) Packer
9 1 (1.03%) SafeCom
9 1 (1.03%) Salt
9 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.03%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (57.73%) VMware
2 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.43%) Citrix
4 12 (12.37%) EMC
5 10 (10.31%) HP
5 10 (10.31%) Oracle
6 9 (9.28%) IBM
7 8 (8.25%) NetApp
8 7 (7.22%) Cisco
9 6 (6.19%) Dell
9 6 (6.19%) Intel Security
9 6 (6.19%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.19%) Veritas
10 5 (5.15%) Escenic
10 5 (5.15%) Tableau
10 5 (5.15%) Veeam
11 4 (4.12%) Altiris
11 4 (4.12%) Qualys
12 3 (3.09%) Sun
13 2 (2.06%) Remedy
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