The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Windows Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 374 367 392
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 43 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 28
Median daily rate £375 £335 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +20.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Windows Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20584 21391 22193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.95% 94.54% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15002 14791 15616
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 399 404
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Administrator across the London region.

Windows Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Administrator across the London region.

Windows Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
City of London +41 6 £420 +15.86% 1
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 London region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (62.12%) VMware
2 41 (62.12%) PowerShell
2 41 (62.12%) Windows Server
3 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (30.30%) Linux
7 19 (28.79%) SCOM
8 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (27.27%) HP
8 18 (27.27%) Finance
9 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (22.73%) DNS
11 14 (21.21%) Open Source
12 13 (19.70%) VBScript
13 12 (18.18%) IIS
13 12 (18.18%) SCCM
14 11 (16.67%) Unix
14 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 11 (16.67%) SAN
15 10 (15.15%) Migration
16 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (13.64%) Control-M
16 9 (13.64%) IBM
16 9 (13.64%) OpenView
16 9 (13.64%) WSUS
16 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (12.12%) Citrix
17 8 (12.12%) Nagios

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (18.18%) IIS
2 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.58%) Apache
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.52%) Confluence
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) HipChat
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) DNS
2 11 (16.67%) SAN
3 7 (10.61%) Internet
3 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.06%) DHCP
4 4 (6.06%) SSH
5 3 (4.55%) LDAP
5 3 (4.55%) NAS
6 2 (3.03%) Firewall
6 2 (3.03%) HTTP
6 2 (3.03%) Intranet
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security
6 2 (3.03%) X.509
7 1 (1.52%) LAN
7 1 (1.52%) SMTP
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.52%) Wireless
7 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
4 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) JRuby
1 2 (3.03%) LAMP
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) jQuery
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.55%) Fintech
2 2 (3.03%) Clustering
2 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) Derivative
3 1 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (1.52%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (62.12%) Windows Server
3 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (30.30%) Linux
5 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (16.67%) Unix
7 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.58%) Mac OS
9 4 (6.06%) Mac OS X
9 4 (6.06%) Solaris
10 3 (4.55%) AIX
10 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.03%) VyOS
12 1 (1.52%) CentOS
12 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Open Source
2 10 (15.15%) Migration
3 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.55%) Change Control
6 3 (4.55%) DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) DNA
6 3 (4.55%) High Availability
6 3 (4.55%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.03%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (3.03%) Information Security
7 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.03%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.70%) VBScript
3 7 (10.61%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.09%) Perl
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) VB
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.03%) MCSA
2 2 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (6.06%) NFS
4 4 (6.06%) vSphere
5 3 (4.55%) KVM
6 2 (3.03%) Postfix
6 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Docker
7 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.52%) Samba
7 1 (1.52%) Squid
7 1 (1.52%) vCloud
7 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) SCOM
2 12 (18.18%) SCCM
3 9 (13.64%) Control-M
3 9 (13.64%) OpenView
3 9 (13.64%) WSUS
4 8 (12.12%) Nagios
5 6 (9.09%) Puppet
6 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.03%) Ansible
7 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.03%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.52%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.52%) Casper Suite
8 1 (1.52%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.52%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 41 (62.12%) VMware
2 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.27%) HP
4 9 (13.64%) IBM
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix
6 7 (10.61%) BMC
6 7 (10.61%) NetApp
7 6 (9.09%) EMC
8 5 (7.58%) Veritas
9 4 (6.06%) Dell
9 4 (6.06%) Rackspace
10 3 (4.55%) Cisco
10 3 (4.55%) Symantec
11 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.03%) Apple
11 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
11 2 (3.03%) Brocade
11 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.03%) Vyatta
12 1 (1.52%) Isilon
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