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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 521 509 503
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 65 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 25
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £237 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £355 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
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 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 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 3 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 -2 29 £325 +20.37% 4
South East -9 14 £400 +29.03% 4
North East -14 8 £500 +104.08%
East of England +4 7 £320 +29.29% 1
South West -8 2 £250 -9.09%
Yorkshire -19 2 £275 - 1
West Midlands -6 1 £450 +63.63% 1
North West -15 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 £200 -
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Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (52.54%) VMware
3 59 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 53 (44.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (44.07%) Microsoft
6 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (33.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (31.36%) PowerShell
9 31 (26.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (24.58%) DNS
11 26 (22.03%) HP
12 24 (20.34%) Citrix
12 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
12 24 (20.34%) Finance
13 23 (19.49%) SQL
14 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
14 21 (17.80%) Migration
15 20 (16.95%) SCCM
16 19 (16.10%) Clustering
16 19 (16.10%) IBM
16 19 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (16.10%) SAN
17 18 (15.25%) IIS
18 17 (14.41%) MS Exchange
18 17 (14.41%) DHCP
19 16 (13.56%) Cisco
19 16 (13.56%) ITIL
20 15 (12.71%) Hyper-V
21 14 (11.86%) XenApp
22 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 18 (15.25%) IIS
2 17 (14.41%) MS Exchange
3 12 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.69%) TPMS
8 1 (0.85%) Lync
8 1 (0.85%) SAS
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.39%) Office 365
2 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.58%) DNS
2 19 (16.10%) SAN
3 17 (14.41%) DHCP
4 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 12 (10.17%) NAS
5 9 (7.63%) LAN
6 8 (6.78%) WAN
7 5 (4.24%) Ethernet
7 5 (4.24%) VPN
8 4 (3.39%) Firewall
8 4 (3.39%) VLAN
8 4 (3.39%) LDAP
9 3 (2.54%) FTP
9 3 (2.54%) SMTP
9 3 (2.54%) Internet
10 2 (1.69%) VoIP
10 2 (1.69%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.85%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Subversion
1 2 (1.69%) JIRA
1 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (20.34%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Banking
3 2 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 2 (1.69%) XML
2 2 (1.69%) XML Messaging
2 2 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Clustering
2 9 (7.63%) Replication
3 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.39%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.39%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.85%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.85%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 118 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (44.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (33.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.32%) Linux
6 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.24%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (3.39%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.69%) UNIX
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.80%) Migration
2 16 (13.56%) ITIL
3 13 (11.02%) DevOps
4 11 (9.32%) Server Building
5 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (5.93%) Problem Management
5 7 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.93%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.24%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.39%) Patch Management
7 4 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.39%) Change Management
8 3 (2.54%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.54%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (1.69%) B2C
9 2 (1.69%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.36%) PowerShell
2 23 (19.49%) SQL
3 7 (5.93%) VBScript
3 7 (5.93%) VB
4 5 (4.24%) C
5 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.69%) C#
6 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.17%) MCSE
4 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.54%) MCP
7 2 (1.69%) HNC
7 2 (1.69%) MCTS
7 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.69%) Degree
8 1 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.85%) MCSA
8 1 (0.85%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.85%) GxP
System Software
1 59 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 31 (26.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.86%) XenApp
5 13 (11.02%) vSphere
6 9 (7.63%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.24%) NFS
7 5 (4.24%) VMware Server
8 4 (3.39%) XenServer
9 3 (2.54%) vCloud
9 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.69%) Samba
10 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.85%) Firmware
11 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (16.95%) SCCM
2 12 (10.17%) SCOM
3 8 (6.78%) HP SIM
4 5 (4.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.39%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.54%) MOM
6 3 (2.54%) Puppet
6 3 (2.54%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.69%) OpenView
7 2 (1.69%) Control-M
7 2 (1.69%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.69%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.85%) WSUS
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.85%) SCSM
8 1 (0.85%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 62 (52.54%) VMware
2 52 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 26 (22.03%) HP
4 24 (20.34%) Citrix
5 19 (16.10%) IBM
6 16 (13.56%) Cisco
7 12 (10.17%) NetApp
8 6 (5.08%) Oracle
9 5 (4.24%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.24%) Websense
10 4 (3.39%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.39%) EMC
10 4 (3.39%) BMC
11 3 (2.54%) CA
11 3 (2.54%) Dell
11 3 (2.54%) Sybase
12 2 (1.69%) Symantec
13 1 (0.85%) McAfee
13 1 (0.85%) AppSense
13 1 (0.85%) Altiris
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