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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
England / London
Rank 394 386 359
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 11 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 35
Median daily rate £350 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.38% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £208 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-56.96% -

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
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -2 3 £350 -10.82% 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
4 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 18 (40.91%) SAN
5 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (38.64%) Linux
6 17 (38.64%) SCCM
7 16 (36.36%) DNS
7 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (25.00%) Citrix
12 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.45%) IIS
13 8 (18.18%) SQL
13 8 (18.18%) Unix
14 7 (15.91%) Perl
14 7 (15.91%) ITIL
15 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
15 6 (13.64%) Finance
15 6 (13.64%) Migration
15 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (13.64%) TeamCity
15 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
15 6 (13.64%) NAS
15 6 (13.64%) XenApp
16 5 (11.36%) Data Centre

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 9 (20.45%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) SAN
2 16 (36.36%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) NAS
4 5 (11.36%) DHCP
4 5 (11.36%) Firewall
5 4 (9.09%) Internet
5 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.82%) LDAP
7 2 (4.55%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.55%) LAN
7 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.55%) SMTP
7 2 (4.55%) SSH
7 2 (4.55%) VLAN
7 2 (4.55%) WAN
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.27%) FCoE
8 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (38.64%) Linux
5 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (18.18%) Unix
8 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (9.09%) Solaris
10 2 (4.55%) CentOS
10 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.27%) SUSE
11 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 5 (11.36%) DevOps
4 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Operations Management
4 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (2.27%) ETL
5 1 (2.27%) High Availability
5 1 (2.27%) Information Management
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.27%) ITSM
5 1 (2.27%) Line Management
5 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.27%) Network Management
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) VBScript
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) MCSE
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.64%) XenApp
4 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.55%) BitLocker
7 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.27%) NFS
8 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (38.64%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Terraform
3 3 (6.82%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.27%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.27%) OpenView
5 1 (2.27%) Packer
5 1 (2.27%) Puppet
5 1 (2.27%) SafeCom
5 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) VMware
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) EMC
4 5 (11.36%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Escenic
5 4 (9.09%) Tableau
5 4 (9.09%) Veeam
6 3 (6.82%) Dell
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Remedy
8 1 (2.27%) Reuters
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec