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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 393 388 410
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 50 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 24
Median daily rate £378 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 - £30.00
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
21633 22222 23362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15369 15688 16222
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 347 444
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -2 2 £381 +3.04% 2
Surbiton - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (71.11%) VMware
3 54 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 53 (58.89%) PowerShell
5 41 (45.56%) Active Directory
6 39 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (42.22%) Microsoft
8 33 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (34.44%) Linux
10 26 (28.89%) Finance
11 23 (25.56%) SCOM
11 23 (25.56%) DNS
12 21 (23.33%) IIS
13 18 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (18.89%) Citrix
14 17 (18.89%) SAN
15 16 (17.78%) HP
15 16 (17.78%) SQL
15 16 (17.78%) SCCM
15 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (16.67%) Open Source
16 15 (16.67%) Perl
17 14 (15.56%) ITIL
17 14 (15.56%) EMC
18 13 (14.44%) Bash Shell
18 13 (14.44%) Puppet
18 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (14.44%) VBScript
18 13 (14.44%) Configuration Management

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 21 (23.33%) IIS
2 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.11%) Apache
4 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.11%) Confluence
9 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) DNS
2 17 (18.89%) SAN
3 12 (13.33%) Firewall
4 10 (11.11%) NAS
5 8 (8.89%) Internet
6 7 (7.78%) X.509
7 6 (6.67%) DHCP
8 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.33%) FCoE
9 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.22%) HTTP
10 2 (2.22%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.22%) LDAP
10 2 (2.22%) SMTP
10 2 (2.22%) SSH
11 1 (1.11%) SSL
11 1 (1.11%) VPN
11 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (28.89%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Back Office
3 6 (6.67%) Publishing
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Advertising
6 2 (2.22%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
1 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (1.11%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.33%) Clustering
3 3 (3.33%) Fintech
4 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Derivative
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 39 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (34.44%) Linux
6 18 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.67%) Unix
9 4 (4.44%) Solaris
10 3 (3.33%) CentOS
11 2 (2.22%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (16.67%) Open Source
3 14 (15.56%) ITIL
4 13 (14.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.78%) Migration
5 7 (7.78%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (6.67%) DevOps
6 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.44%) Change Management
8 4 (4.44%) High Availability
8 4 (4.44%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.33%) Data Management
9 3 (3.33%) DNA
9 3 (3.33%) Release Management
9 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.22%) Investment Management
10 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.89%) PowerShell
2 16 (17.78%) SQL
3 15 (16.67%) Perl
4 13 (14.44%) Bash Shell
4 13 (14.44%) VBScript
5 8 (8.89%) Python
6 7 (7.78%) PHP
7 6 (6.67%) VB
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) C
9 1 (1.11%) Java
9 1 (1.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.56%) MCSE
3 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) MCP
4 2 (2.22%) CCNA
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (1.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (45.56%) Active Directory
2 33 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 6 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (3.33%) NFS
7 2 (2.22%) Postfix
7 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.22%) vSphere
7 2 (2.22%) XenApp
8 1 (1.11%) Docker
8 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.11%) Squid
8 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (25.56%) SCOM
2 16 (17.78%) SCCM
3 13 (14.44%) Puppet
4 11 (12.22%) WSUS
5 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (8.89%) OpenView
6 7 (7.78%) Ansible
6 7 (7.78%) Nagios
7 6 (6.67%) Control-M
7 6 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (5.56%) Terraform
9 1 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.11%) SafeCom
9 1 (1.11%) SnapVault
9 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (71.11%) VMware
2 38 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.89%) Citrix
4 16 (17.78%) HP
5 14 (15.56%) EMC
6 11 (12.22%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.89%) Cisco
7 8 (8.89%) Dell
7 8 (8.89%) NetApp
8 6 (6.67%) Intel Security
8 6 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (4.44%) BMC
9 4 (4.44%) Escenic
9 4 (4.44%) IBM
9 4 (4.44%) Qualys
9 4 (4.44%) Tableau
9 4 (4.44%) Veritas
10 3 (3.33%) Veeam
11 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
11 2 (2.22%) Symantec