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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 385 380 394
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 51 52 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 24
Median daily rate £350 £390 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £218 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £31.50 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -33.33%
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
21053 22365 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15087 15699 15159
Median daily rate £452 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +38 1 £400 -3.03%
Surbiton - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (70.73%) VMware
3 54 (65.85%) PowerShell
4 50 (60.98%) Windows Server
5 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
6 40 (48.78%) Active Directory
7 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (39.02%) SCOM
9 30 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (34.15%) Linux
11 27 (32.93%) Finance
12 23 (28.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (23.17%) DNS
14 18 (21.95%) Open Source
15 17 (20.73%) HP
16 16 (19.51%) VBScript
16 16 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (18.29%) EMC
18 14 (17.07%) Citrix
18 14 (17.07%) IIS
18 14 (17.07%) WSUS
18 14 (17.07%) SCCM
18 14 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
19 13 (15.85%) Virtual Environments
19 13 (15.85%) Nagios
20 12 (14.63%) NetApp
20 12 (14.63%) Configuration Management
20 12 (14.63%) Back Office
20 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
20 12 (14.63%) Puppet

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 14 (17.07%) IIS
2 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.20%) Apache
4 8 (9.76%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
10 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.22%) Confluence
10 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) IaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.17%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) Internet
2 9 (10.98%) SAN
3 8 (9.76%) Firewall
4 7 (8.54%) X.509
5 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.66%) DHCP
7 2 (2.44%) HTTP
7 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.44%) LDAP
7 2 (2.44%) SMTP
7 2 (2.44%) SSH
8 1 (1.22%) FCoE
8 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.22%) LAN
8 1 (1.22%) NAS
8 1 (1.22%) SSL
8 1 (1.22%) VPN
8 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) JIRA
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Back Office
3 5 (6.10%) Publishing
4 4 (4.88%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.88%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.66%) Fintech
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Derivative
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (60.98%) Windows Server
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (34.15%) Linux
5 23 (28.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (13.41%) Unix
8 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.10%) Mac OS
9 5 (6.10%) Solaris
10 3 (3.66%) AIX
10 3 (3.66%) CentOS
10 3 (3.66%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Open Source
2 14 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (15.85%) Virtual Environments
4 12 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.76%) ITIL
6 7 (8.54%) Migration
7 6 (7.32%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.88%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.66%) DevOps
9 3 (3.66%) DNA
9 3 (3.66%) High Availability
9 3 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.44%) Change Control
10 2 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.44%) Information Security
10 2 (2.44%) Investment Management
10 2 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.85%) PowerShell
2 16 (19.51%) VBScript
3 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
4 11 (13.41%) Perl
5 8 (9.76%) Python
5 8 (9.76%) SQL
6 7 (8.54%) PHP
7 4 (4.88%) VB
8 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) Java
9 1 (1.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.66%) MCSE
3 2 (2.44%) CCNA
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.44%) MCP
3 2 (2.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 30 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.44%) Postfix
8 1 (1.22%) Docker
8 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.22%) Samba
8 1 (1.22%) Squid
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.22%) vSphere
8 1 (1.22%) XenApp
8 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (39.02%) SCOM
2 14 (17.07%) SCCM
2 14 (17.07%) WSUS
3 13 (15.85%) Nagios
4 12 (14.63%) Puppet
5 10 (12.20%) OpenView
6 9 (10.98%) Control-M
7 6 (7.32%) Ansible
8 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (1.22%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 58 (70.73%) VMware
2 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.73%) HP
4 15 (18.29%) EMC
5 14 (17.07%) Citrix
6 12 (14.63%) NetApp
7 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
8 9 (10.98%) Dell
9 8 (9.76%) IBM
10 7 (8.54%) BMC
10 7 (8.54%) Cisco
11 6 (7.32%) Veritas
12 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.44%) Apple
12 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.44%) CA
12 2 (2.44%) Symantec
13 1 (1.22%) F5
13 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
13 1 (1.22%) Varonis