The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 365 376 335
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 33 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.085% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 19
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £244
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.96 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +34.28%
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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
City of London +16 7 £400 - 3
Hayes - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) VMware
3 35 (64.81%) Active Directory
3 35 (64.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (37.04%) PowerShell
5 17 (31.48%) DevOps
6 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (25.93%) Websense
7 14 (25.93%) SLA
8 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (22.22%) Finance
10 11 (20.37%) SAN
10 11 (20.37%) HP
10 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.52%) IBM
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.52%) Clustering
12 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 9 (16.67%) Citrix
13 8 (14.81%) SCCM
13 8 (14.81%) vSphere
13 8 (14.81%) XenApp
14 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.96%) 3PAR
14 7 (12.96%) VMware ESX
14 7 (12.96%) Linux
14 7 (12.96%) IIS
14 7 (12.96%) DNS
15 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
16 5 (9.26%) VoIP

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 5 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) Lync
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.26%) VoIP
4 5 (9.26%) NAS
5 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.41%) DHCP
6 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 2 (3.70%) VLAN
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) VPN
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
7 2 (3.70%) SMS
8 1 (1.85%) WAN
8 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Clustering
2 5 (9.26%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Replication
3 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.96%) Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.85%) UNIX
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) DevOps
2 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL
4 3 (5.56%) Change Management
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Software Distribution
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) Migration
5 2 (3.70%) B2C
6 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.85%) MOF
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.85%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) VBScript
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (64.81%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) vSphere
3 8 (14.81%) XenApp
4 7 (12.96%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.41%) VMware Server
6 3 (5.56%) NFS
6 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.70%) XenServer
7 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) HP SIM
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) BladeLogic
4 2 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.85%) Puppet
5 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (25.93%) Websense
3 11 (20.37%) HP
4 10 (18.52%) IBM
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.67%) Citrix
6 7 (12.96%) 3PAR
7 5 (9.26%) NetApp
8 4 (7.41%) Altiris
8 4 (7.41%) F5
8 4 (7.41%) Veeam
9 3 (5.56%) RightFax
10 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.70%) BMC
10 2 (3.70%) Symantec
10 2 (3.70%) EMC
10 2 (3.70%) Intel
10 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.70%) SAP
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