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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
UK / England
Rank 533 553 502
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 27 58 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 60
Median daily rate £338 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £191 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £39.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.55% +154.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £39.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-64.55% +97.50%

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
38923 45199 45004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.07% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25520 29485 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1530 1806
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +4 11 £350 -9.38% 11
North West +31 5 £333 -2.20%
South East +10 5 £345 +12.19% 4
East Midlands - 4 £306 -
West Midlands +9 1 £225 - 2
East of England - 1 - - 3
Windows Administrator
UK

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) VMware
3 41 (55.41%) Active Directory
4 39 (52.70%) Windows Server
5 27 (36.49%) DNS
6 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (31.08%) SAN
8 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 22 (29.73%) Linux
8 22 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (28.38%) SCCM
10 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
11 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
12 13 (17.57%) Citrix
13 12 (16.22%) SQL
14 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
15 10 (13.51%) IIS
15 10 (13.51%) ITIL
15 10 (13.51%) Unix
15 10 (13.51%) Firewall
16 9 (12.16%) Perl
16 9 (12.16%) EMC
16 9 (12.16%) DHCP
17 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
17 8 (10.81%) Oracle
17 8 (10.81%) VMware ESX
17 8 (10.81%) Migration

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 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.51%) IIS
3 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.76%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.05%) Apache
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Office 365
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.49%) DNS
2 23 (31.08%) SAN
3 10 (13.51%) Firewall
4 9 (12.16%) DHCP
5 8 (10.81%) Internet
5 8 (10.81%) NAS
5 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.46%) VPN
7 6 (8.11%) LAN
7 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 5 (6.76%) LDAP
9 4 (5.41%) Intranet
10 3 (4.05%) VLAN
11 2 (2.70%) HTTP
11 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.70%) SMTP
11 2 (2.70%) SSH
12 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Back Office
3 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Law
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Middleware
2 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.11%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.70%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.35%) Life Science
6 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (52.70%) Windows Server
3 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (29.73%) Linux
6 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
8 10 (13.51%) Unix
9 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (6.76%) Solaris
11 2 (2.70%) AIX
11 2 (2.70%) CentOS
11 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.35%) Android
12 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.35%) SUSE
12 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Migration
3 5 (6.76%) DevOps
4 3 (4.05%) Change Management
4 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.70%) Operations Management
5 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.70%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (2.70%) Release Management
5 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.70%) Security Patching
5 2 (2.70%) Security Testing
5 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.35%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (1.35%) Server Building
6 1 (1.35%) Service Design
6 1 (1.35%) Time Management
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
2 12 (16.22%) SQL
3 9 (12.16%) Perl
4 5 (6.76%) VB
5 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.05%) VBScript
7 2 (2.70%) C
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.35%) C#
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) MCSE
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (55.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.81%) VMware ESX
4 7 (9.46%) vSphere
4 7 (9.46%) XenApp
5 4 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (4.05%) BitLocker
6 3 (4.05%) NFS
6 3 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.70%) SRDF
7 2 (2.70%) Veritas File System
7 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) Firmware
8 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (28.38%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) Terraform
3 3 (4.05%) Nagios
4 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) Ansible
5 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.35%) OpenView
5 1 (1.35%) Packer
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.35%) SafeCom
5 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) VMware
2 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.57%) Citrix
4 9 (12.16%) EMC
5 8 (10.81%) IBM
5 8 (10.81%) Oracle
6 7 (9.46%) Cisco
6 7 (9.46%) HP
7 5 (6.76%) NetApp
7 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.41%) Dell
8 4 (5.41%) Escenic
8 4 (5.41%) Tableau
8 4 (5.41%) Veeam
8 4 (5.41%) Veritas
9 3 (4.05%) Sun
10 2 (2.70%) Lotus
10 2 (2.70%) SAP
10 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.70%) Symantec
Worcester, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20. per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago