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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 277 315 221
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -94
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 146 112 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.50% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.52% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 66 151
Median daily rate £380 £335 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £173 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £250 £265
% change year-on-year
+25.50% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +50.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £18.62 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £38.80 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -7.57%
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
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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
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 10 December 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 -3 25 £388 -8.82% 5
Canary Wharf +1 1 £120 -71.25%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £175 -
Windows Engineer
England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 125 (47.35%) Active Directory
3 107 (40.53%) Microsoft
4 102 (38.64%) Windows Server
5 85 (32.20%) VMware
6 79 (29.92%) PowerShell
7 66 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 53 (20.08%) Citrix
9 51 (19.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 50 (18.94%) Finance
11 49 (18.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 49 (18.56%) SCCM
12 46 (17.42%) Windows 10
13 43 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 43 (16.29%) Migration
13 43 (16.29%) MS Exchange
14 42 (15.91%) DevOps
15 39 (14.77%) ITIL
16 36 (13.64%) Banking
16 36 (13.64%) Linux
17 35 (13.26%) SQL Server
18 34 (12.88%) Firewall
19 32 (12.12%) MS Office
20 31 (11.74%) Cisco
20 31 (11.74%) Octopus Deploy
20 31 (11.74%) Microsoft Azure
21 30 (11.36%) .NET
22 27 (10.23%) SAN
22 27 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
23 26 (9.85%) XenApp

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 43 (16.29%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.58%) IIS
3 17 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (5.30%) Skype for Business
5 11 (4.17%) Confluence
5 11 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (2.65%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.76%) Apache
10 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (12.12%) MS Office
2 21 (7.95%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Eikon
2 1 (0.38%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (9.85%) Office 365
4 10 (3.79%) G Suite
5 6 (2.27%) SaaS
6 5 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.38%) GitHub
8 1 (0.38%) IaaS
8 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.88%) Firewall
2 27 (10.23%) SAN
3 25 (9.47%) DNS
4 19 (7.20%) DHCP
5 10 (3.79%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.03%) Internet
6 8 (3.03%) LAN
6 8 (3.03%) VLAN
6 8 (3.03%) VPN
7 7 (2.65%) LDAP
7 7 (2.65%) WAN
8 6 (2.27%) Skype
9 5 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (1.89%) VoIP
10 4 (1.52%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.52%) NAS
10 4 (1.52%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.52%) SSL
11 3 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.76%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.38%) MS Access
6 1 (0.38%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 31 (11.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 26 (9.85%) TeamCity
3 23 (8.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.68%) Git (software)
5 13 (4.92%) JIRA
6 10 (3.79%) Vagrant
7 6 (2.27%) MSI
8 5 (1.89%) NuGet
9 3 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.14%) Hudson
9 3 (1.14%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (18.94%) Finance
2 36 (13.64%) Banking
3 10 (3.79%) Law
3 10 (3.79%) Retail
4 5 (1.89%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Back Office
5 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.36%) .NET
2 7 (2.65%) Middleware
2 7 (2.65%) MSMQ
2 7 (2.65%) Web Services
3 4 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.52%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.76%) JSON
6 1 (0.38%) LAMP
6 1 (0.38%) REST
6 1 (0.38%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.92%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.65%) Clustering
4 7 (2.65%) iPad
5 4 (1.52%) BYOD
5 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.52%) iPhone
5 4 (1.52%) Replication
6 3 (1.14%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.14%) PKI
7 2 (0.76%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.76%) Statistics
7 2 (0.76%) User Experience
8 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 264 (100.00%) Windows
2 102 (38.64%) Windows Server
3 66 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 51 (19.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (18.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (17.42%) Windows 10
7 36 (13.64%) Linux
8 19 (7.20%) Windows 8
9 15 (5.68%) Mac OS X
10 14 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (4.92%) Android
11 13 (4.92%) Windows XP
12 11 (4.17%) Unix
13 10 (3.79%) Apple iOS
13 10 (3.79%) Mac OS
13 10 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.52%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.14%) Solaris
15 3 (1.14%) SUSE
16 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.29%) Migration
2 42 (15.91%) DevOps
3 39 (14.77%) ITIL
4 25 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (3.41%) Application Packaging
7 9 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 8 (3.03%) Patch Management
9 7 (2.65%) Configuration Management
9 7 (2.65%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.27%) BDD
10 6 (2.27%) Coaching
10 6 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (2.27%) Open Source
10 6 (2.27%) Project Management
10 6 (2.27%) Server Building
10 6 (2.27%) TDD
11 5 (1.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.92%) PowerShell
2 19 (7.20%) SQL
3 15 (5.68%) VBScript
4 8 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.03%) Python
5 7 (2.65%) VB
6 6 (2.27%) C#
7 5 (1.89%) Perl
7 5 (1.89%) Ruby
7 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.76%) C
8 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.38%) Java
9 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.92%) MCSE
5 6 (2.27%) CCNA
5 6 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.89%) Degree
6 5 (1.89%) MCP
6 5 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.52%) MCITP
8 3 (1.14%) ACMT
8 3 (1.14%) CCA
8 3 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.14%) MCSA
8 3 (1.14%) MCTS
9 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.38%) CISSP
10 1 (0.38%) CLAS
10 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 125 (47.35%) Active Directory
2 43 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.85%) XenApp
4 21 (7.95%) Hyper-V
5 17 (6.44%) VMware ESX
6 14 (5.30%) Docker
7 13 (4.92%) XenDesktop
8 11 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (3.79%) BitLocker
10 8 (3.03%) VMware Server
10 8 (3.03%) vSphere
10 8 (3.03%) Xen
11 6 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (1.14%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.76%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.76%) vCloud
15 2 (0.76%) XenServer
16 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 49 (18.56%) SCCM
2 24 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.92%) Ansible
3 13 (4.92%) WSUS
4 12 (4.55%) Terraform
5 11 (4.17%) SCOM
6 8 (3.03%) Puppet
7 6 (2.27%) Casper Suite
7 6 (2.27%) Nagios
8 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.14%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.76%) Packer
12 1 (0.38%) EdgeSight
12 1 (0.38%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.38%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.38%) SELinux
12 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 107 (40.53%) Microsoft
2 85 (32.20%) VMware
3 53 (20.08%) Citrix
4 31 (11.74%) Cisco
5 18 (6.82%) HP
6 14 (5.30%) Apple
7 12 (4.55%) NetApp
8 10 (3.79%) Dell
8 10 (3.79%) Google
8 10 (3.79%) Symantec
9 9 (3.41%) EMC
10 8 (3.03%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.65%) Atlassian
11 7 (2.65%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.65%) Juniper
12 6 (2.27%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.89%) Bloomberg
13 5 (1.89%) IronPort
13 5 (1.89%) Reuters
14 4 (1.52%) AppSense
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