The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Windows Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 262 202 244
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 168 255 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.78% 1.09% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.15% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 173 116
Median daily rate £363 £350 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £275 £185
% change year-on-year
+15.09% +48.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 17
Median hourly rate £19.75 £17.98 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +26.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £14.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £48.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
Windows Engineer
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
20603 22082 22266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.17% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14942 15388 15536
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
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 £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 375 402
Median hourly rate £17.89 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Engineer across the London region.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Engineer across the London region.

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Windows Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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 +19 23 £346 +12.60% 9
Hammersmith +8 4 £120 -22.58%
Northwood - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Windows Engineer
England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Windows Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 301 (100.00%) Windows
2 144 (47.84%) Windows Server
3 126 (41.86%) Active Directory
4 118 (39.20%) Microsoft
5 116 (38.54%) VMware
6 104 (34.55%) PowerShell
7 81 (26.91%) Windows 7
8 80 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 75 (24.92%) Finance
10 65 (21.59%) Linux
11 62 (20.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 61 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 55 (18.27%) SCCM
14 52 (17.28%) Citrix
15 47 (15.61%) Banking
16 44 (14.62%) SQL
17 43 (14.29%) Firewall
17 43 (14.29%) DevOps
18 42 (13.95%) MS Exchange
19 41 (13.62%) DNS
19 41 (13.62%) Migration
20 40 (13.29%) SQL Server
20 40 (13.29%) IIS
20 40 (13.29%) ITIL
21 37 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
22 35 (11.63%) Windows 10
23 33 (10.96%) Puppet
24 31 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
24 31 (10.30%) MS Office
25 30 (9.97%) HP

Windows Engineer 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 42 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 40 (13.29%) IIS
3 21 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (6.31%) Apache
4 19 (6.31%) Tomcat
5 17 (5.65%) Skype for Business
6 13 (4.32%) Confluence
7 8 (2.66%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.33%) JBoss
13 1 (0.33%) SAS
13 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (10.30%) MS Office
2 27 (8.97%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.33%) MS Project
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Eikon
1 1 (0.33%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.98%) Office 365
4 7 (2.33%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.29%) Firewall
2 41 (13.62%) DNS
3 28 (9.30%) SAN
4 26 (8.64%) DHCP
5 20 (6.64%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.65%) VLAN
7 13 (4.32%) VPN
8 12 (3.99%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (3.65%) LAN
10 10 (3.32%) Internet
11 9 (2.99%) WAN
12 7 (2.33%) Network Security
13 6 (1.99%) NAS
13 6 (1.99%) NetScaler
14 5 (1.66%) iSCSI
15 4 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.33%) Extranet
15 4 (1.33%) HTTP
15 4 (1.33%) LDAP
15 4 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.66%) MySQL
2 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.33%) QlikView
6 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (6.31%) TeamCity
2 18 (5.98%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.65%) JIRA
3 14 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (4.65%) Subversion
4 10 (3.32%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.99%) MSI
7 5 (1.66%) InstallShield
7 5 (1.66%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.66%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.66%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.66%) Hudson
8 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.33%) GoCD
9 1 (0.33%) Maven
9 1 (0.33%) NuGet
General
1 75 (24.92%) Finance
2 47 (15.61%) Banking
3 10 (3.32%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.33%) Law
5 6 (1.99%) Back Office
6 5 (1.66%) Retail
7 4 (1.33%) Advertising
7 4 (1.33%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.31%) .NET
2 7 (2.33%) LAMP
3 6 (1.99%) HTML
4 4 (1.33%) Middleware
5 3 (1.00%) Web Services
6 2 (0.66%) JSON
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.33%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.33%) RESTful
7 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.32%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.32%) Clustering
4 9 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.33%) NHS
6 6 (1.99%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.99%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.66%) iPhone
8 4 (1.33%) PKI
9 3 (1.00%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.00%) iPad
9 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.00%) Replication
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.66%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.66%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 301 (100.00%) Windows
2 144 (47.84%) Windows Server
3 81 (26.91%) Windows 7
4 80 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (21.59%) Linux
6 62 (20.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (11.63%) Windows 10
9 29 (9.63%) Windows 8
10 15 (4.98%) Unix
11 12 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (3.65%) Windows XP
13 9 (2.99%) Mac OS X
14 7 (2.33%) Android
15 6 (1.99%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.66%) CentOS
16 5 (1.66%) Ubuntu
17 4 (1.33%) Windows Phone
18 3 (1.00%) Mac OS
18 3 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.29%) DevOps
2 41 (13.62%) Migration
3 40 (13.29%) ITIL
4 26 (8.64%) Configuration Management
5 25 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (7.31%) Open Source
7 17 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (4.98%) Project Management
9 13 (4.32%) High Availability
10 12 (3.99%) Server Building
11 11 (3.65%) Change Management
12 9 (2.99%) E-Commerce
13 8 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (2.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (2.66%) Incident Management
13 8 (2.66%) Scrum
13 8 (2.66%) Service Delivery
13 8 (2.66%) Workflow
14 7 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 104 (34.55%) PowerShell
2 44 (14.62%) SQL
3 29 (9.63%) Bash Shell
4 28 (9.30%) VBScript
5 24 (7.97%) Python
6 23 (7.64%) Perl
7 20 (6.64%) Ruby
8 12 (3.99%) C#
9 7 (2.33%) Java
10 6 (1.99%) C++
11 5 (1.66%) C
12 3 (1.00%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.00%) Korn
12 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.00%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) AWK
13 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.33%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 24 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (6.98%) MCSE
3 14 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.66%) Degree
7 7 (2.33%) CCNA
7 7 (2.33%) MCSA
8 5 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.00%) CCNP
10 3 (1.00%) MCITP
10 3 (1.00%) MCP
10 3 (1.00%) MCTS
11 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) ACMT
12 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 126 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 61 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.64%) Hyper-V
4 21 (6.98%) vSphere
5 20 (6.64%) XenApp
6 19 (6.31%) VMware ESX
7 15 (4.98%) BitLocker
8 9 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (2.99%) VMware Server
9 8 (2.66%) Xen
10 6 (1.99%) UAG
10 6 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.66%) Docker
11 5 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (1.33%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.00%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.00%) Samba
14 2 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (18.27%) SCCM
2 33 (10.96%) Puppet
3 30 (9.97%) SCOM
4 23 (7.64%) Nagios
5 19 (6.31%) WSUS
6 17 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.99%) Ansible
7 9 (2.99%) OpenView
8 8 (2.66%) Control-M
9 7 (2.33%) SCVMM
10 6 (1.99%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (1.66%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 5 (1.66%) Perfmon
11 5 (1.66%) Terraform
12 4 (1.33%) EdgeSight
12 4 (1.33%) HP SIM
12 4 (1.33%) IBM BigFix
12 4 (1.33%) Rundeck
12 4 (1.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 118 (39.20%) Microsoft
2 116 (38.54%) VMware
3 52 (17.28%) Citrix
4 30 (9.97%) HP
5 29 (9.63%) Cisco
6 22 (7.31%) NetApp
6 22 (7.31%) Red Hat
7 21 (6.98%) Symantec
8 15 (4.98%) Dell
9 12 (3.99%) Apple
10 10 (3.32%) EMC
11 8 (2.66%) Intel Security
12 7 (2.33%) BMC
12 7 (2.33%) IBM
12 7 (2.33%) IronPort
13 6 (1.99%) CenturyLink
13 6 (1.99%) Google
13 6 (1.99%) Juniper
14 5 (1.66%) Avaya
14 5 (1.66%) CheckPoint
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