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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 406 399 397
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 28 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 25
Median daily rate £411 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £268 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £420 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £293 £270
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
20566 21246 22693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.12% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14667 15031 16334
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 345 448
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +4 5 £460 +22.66% 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (72.50%) VMware
3 48 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 38 (47.50%) PowerShell
5 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 32 (40.00%) Linux
7 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (31.25%) DNS
10 22 (27.50%) SAN
11 20 (25.00%) SCCM
12 19 (23.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (22.50%) IIS
14 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (21.25%) Citrix
15 16 (20.00%) SCOM
16 15 (18.75%) EMC
16 15 (18.75%) SQL
16 15 (18.75%) Finance
17 14 (17.50%) ITIL
18 13 (16.25%) Perl
19 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
19 12 (15.00%) VMware ESX
19 12 (15.00%) Firewall
19 12 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
20 11 (13.75%) NAS
20 11 (13.75%) Bash Shell
20 11 (13.75%) 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 18 (22.50%) IIS
2 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.50%) Apache
4 5 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Office 365
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.25%) DNS
2 22 (27.50%) SAN
3 12 (15.00%) Firewall
4 11 (13.75%) NAS
5 8 (10.00%) Internet
6 7 (8.75%) DHCP
7 5 (6.25%) X.509
8 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.75%) FCoE
9 3 (3.75%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.75%) LDAP
9 3 (3.75%) SMTP
10 2 (2.50%) HTTP
10 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.50%) SSH
10 2 (2.50%) VLAN
11 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.25%) FTP
11 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Back Office
3 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Publishing
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
1 5 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.00%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (40.00%) Linux
4 32 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (23.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.00%) Unix
8 5 (6.25%) Solaris
9 4 (5.00%) CentOS
10 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.25%) SUSE
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) ITIL
2 12 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.75%) Migration
5 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.25%) DevOps
6 5 (6.25%) Open Source
6 5 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (5.00%) Change Management
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) Data Management
8 3 (3.75%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.75%) Release Management
9 2 (2.50%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.50%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.50%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.50%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) PowerShell
2 15 (18.75%) SQL
3 13 (16.25%) Perl
4 11 (13.75%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.75%) Python
5 7 (8.75%) VBScript
6 6 (7.50%) PHP
6 6 (7.50%) VB
7 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.50%) C
9 1 (1.25%) C#
9 1 (1.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) MCP
1 3 (3.75%) MCSE
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (7.50%) XenApp
4 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (5.00%) vSphere
6 3 (3.75%) NFS
6 3 (3.75%) VMware Server
6 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.50%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.50%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) SCCM
2 16 (20.00%) SCOM
3 11 (13.75%) Puppet
4 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (8.75%) Terraform
5 7 (8.75%) WSUS
6 6 (7.50%) Ansible
6 6 (7.50%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (6.25%) Nagios
7 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.50%) OpenView
8 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.25%) Packer
9 1 (1.25%) SafeCom
9 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 58 (72.50%) VMware
2 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (21.25%) Citrix
4 15 (18.75%) EMC
5 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 11 (13.75%) Cisco
7 10 (12.50%) HP
8 8 (10.00%) Dell
8 8 (10.00%) NetApp
9 7 (8.75%) Oracle
10 6 (7.50%) IBM
10 6 (7.50%) Intel Security
11 5 (6.25%) Escenic
11 5 (6.25%) Tableau
11 5 (6.25%) Veeam
12 4 (5.00%) Qualys
12 4 (5.00%) Veritas
13 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.50%) Remedy
13 2 (2.50%) Symantec