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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 390 377 389
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 43 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 31
Median daily rate £380 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £260 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.25 -
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
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +31 3 £520 +60.00% 2
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 45 (65.22%) VMware
4 41 (59.42%) Windows Server
5 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
6 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
7 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (34.78%) SCOM
8 23 (33.33%) Finance
9 20 (28.99%) Linux
10 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (26.09%) Open Source
12 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (24.64%) HP
13 16 (23.19%) VBScript
14 14 (20.29%) DNS
15 12 (17.39%) SCCM
16 11 (15.94%) Unix
16 11 (15.94%) IIS
16 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
17 10 (14.49%) Citrix
17 10 (14.49%) SAN
17 10 (14.49%) WSUS
17 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
18 9 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
18 9 (13.04%) EMC
18 9 (13.04%) OpenView
18 9 (13.04%) Control-M
18 9 (13.04%) Nagios
19 8 (11.59%) NetApp

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 11 (15.94%) IIS
1 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
2 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) HipChat
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) DNS
2 10 (14.49%) SAN
3 7 (10.14%) Internet
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.35%) DHCP
5 3 (4.35%) LDAP
5 3 (4.35%) SSH
5 3 (4.35%) X.509
6 2 (2.90%) Firewall
6 2 (2.90%) HTTP
6 2 (2.90%) NAS
6 2 (2.90%) SMTP
7 1 (1.45%) FCoE
7 1 (1.45%) Intranet
7 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.45%) LAN
7 1 (1.45%) Network Security
7 1 (1.45%) SSL
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.90%) DB2
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Back Office
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) German Language
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) LAMP
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.45%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.35%) Clustering
1 3 (4.35%) Fintech
1 3 (4.35%) Replication
2 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (59.42%) Windows Server
3 24 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (28.99%) Linux
5 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.94%) Unix
7 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (7.25%) Mac OS
10 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X
10 4 (5.80%) Solaris
11 3 (4.35%) AIX
11 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.45%) CentOS
12 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.45%) VyOS
12 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Open Source
2 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (10.14%) Migration
5 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.70%) ITIL
6 3 (4.35%) Change Control
6 3 (4.35%) DevOps
6 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.35%) DNA
6 3 (4.35%) High Availability
6 3 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (2.90%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (2.90%) Database Tuning
7 2 (2.90%) Information Security
7 2 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.90%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.90%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 16 (23.19%) VBScript
3 7 (10.14%) Perl
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.80%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
6 3 (4.35%) VB
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) Java
8 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) MCSA
2 2 (2.90%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 33 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (4.35%) NFS
6 2 (2.90%) Postfix
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.90%) vSphere
7 1 (1.45%) Docker
7 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.45%) Samba
7 1 (1.45%) Squid
7 1 (1.45%) vCloud
7 1 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.45%) XenApp
7 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (34.78%) SCOM
2 12 (17.39%) SCCM
3 10 (14.49%) WSUS
4 9 (13.04%) Control-M
4 9 (13.04%) Nagios
4 9 (13.04%) OpenView
5 6 (8.70%) Puppet
6 3 (4.35%) Ansible
7 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.45%) Casper Suite
8 1 (1.45%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.45%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 45 (65.22%) VMware
2 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.64%) HP
4 10 (14.49%) Citrix
5 9 (13.04%) EMC
6 8 (11.59%) IBM
6 8 (11.59%) NetApp
7 7 (10.14%) BMC
8 6 (8.70%) Dell
9 5 (7.25%) Veritas
10 4 (5.80%) Cisco
10 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.90%) Apple
11 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.90%) CA
11 2 (2.90%) Symantec
12 1 (1.45%) Dell KACE
12 1 (1.45%) Isilon
12 1 (1.45%) Veeam