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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 326 258 227
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 115 180 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.78% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.82% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 116 128
Median daily rate £394 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £164 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £263 £260
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 24
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £24.42 £18.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.13 £15.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -4.96%
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
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 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
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 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 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 -16 14 £400 +14.28% 8
Canary Wharf - 2 £223 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £450 -
Harrow - 1 £488 -
Surbiton - 1 £260 -
Uxbridge - 1 £350 -
Windows Engineer
England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 280 (100.00%) Windows
2 130 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 125 (44.64%) Microsoft
4 111 (39.64%) Windows Server
5 107 (38.21%) PowerShell
6 103 (36.79%) VMware
7 74 (26.43%) Windows 7
8 69 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 65 (23.21%) Finance
10 63 (22.50%) SCCM
11 60 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 56 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 56 (20.00%) Citrix
13 46 (16.43%) ITIL
13 46 (16.43%) Linux
14 45 (16.07%) DevOps
15 43 (15.36%) Windows 10
16 41 (14.64%) Banking
17 40 (14.29%) Migration
18 38 (13.57%) SQL
18 38 (13.57%) SQL Server
18 38 (13.57%) MS Exchange
19 35 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (12.14%) DNS
21 32 (11.43%) IIS
21 32 (11.43%) SAN
22 31 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (11.07%) Firewall
23 30 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
23 30 (10.71%) 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 38 (13.57%) MS Exchange
2 32 (11.43%) IIS
3 16 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 12 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.93%) Apache
5 11 (3.93%) Confluence
5 11 (3.93%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (10.71%) MS Office
2 27 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.43%) MS Project
3 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) HipChat
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Eikon
1 1 (0.36%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.21%) Office 365
2 21 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.57%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.71%) IaaS
4 2 (0.71%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.14%) DNS
2 32 (11.43%) SAN
3 31 (11.07%) Firewall
4 23 (8.21%) DHCP
5 16 (5.71%) VLAN
6 13 (4.64%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.57%) LAN
8 9 (3.21%) WAN
9 7 (2.50%) Internet
9 7 (2.50%) Network Security
9 7 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (2.50%) VPN
10 6 (2.14%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.79%) NAS
11 5 (1.79%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.43%) Extranet
12 4 (1.43%) Skype
13 3 (1.07%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.79%) MySQL
4 4 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.36%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 29 (10.36%) Octopus Deploy
1 29 (10.36%) TeamCity
2 16 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.36%) JIRA
4 9 (3.21%) Subversion
5 6 (2.14%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.14%) MSI
5 6 (2.14%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.79%) InstallShield
6 5 (1.79%) WinDbg
7 3 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.07%) Hudson
7 3 (1.07%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.36%) NuGet
General
1 65 (23.21%) Finance
2 41 (14.64%) Banking
3 12 (4.29%) Law
4 8 (2.86%) Back Office
5 6 (2.14%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.14%) Retail
6 5 (1.79%) Legal
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (2.14%) Middleware
3 5 (1.79%) Web Services
4 4 (1.43%) LAMP
5 3 (1.07%) MSMQ
5 3 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.71%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.36%) JSON
7 1 (0.36%) REST
7 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.64%) Blackberry
3 7 (2.50%) Clustering
4 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.43%) BYOD
5 4 (1.43%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.43%) iPhone
5 4 (1.43%) PKI
6 3 (1.07%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.07%) iPad
6 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.07%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.71%) NHS
7 2 (0.71%) Replication
7 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 280 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (39.64%) Windows Server
3 74 (26.43%) Windows 7
4 69 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (16.43%) Linux
7 43 (15.36%) Windows 10
8 31 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (9.64%) Windows 8
10 15 (5.36%) Mac OS X
11 11 (3.93%) Windows XP
12 9 (3.21%) Android
12 9 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (3.21%) Unix
13 8 (2.86%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.43%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.43%) SUSE
14 4 (1.43%) Windows Phone
15 3 (1.07%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.43%) ITIL
2 45 (16.07%) DevOps
3 40 (14.29%) Migration
4 35 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 18 (6.43%) Open Source
8 16 (5.71%) Project Management
9 12 (4.29%) E-Commerce
9 12 (4.29%) High Availability
10 11 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.21%) Workflow
12 8 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (2.86%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (2.50%) Server Building
13 7 (2.50%) Service Management
14 6 (2.14%) Change Management
14 6 (2.14%) ITSM
14 6 (2.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 107 (38.21%) PowerShell
2 38 (13.57%) SQL
3 28 (10.00%) VBScript
4 22 (7.86%) Bash Shell
5 16 (5.71%) Ruby
6 14 (5.00%) Python
7 12 (4.29%) Perl
8 10 (3.57%) C#
9 5 (1.79%) C++
10 4 (1.43%) C
10 4 (1.43%) VB
11 3 (1.07%) Java
12 2 (0.71%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.71%) Korn
13 1 (0.36%) AWK
13 1 (0.36%) PHP
13 1 (0.36%) sed
13 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.64%) MCSE
3 15 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (3.57%) CCNA
5 10 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.21%) Degree
6 9 (3.21%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.14%) MCITP
7 6 (2.14%) MCSA
7 6 (2.14%) MCTS
8 5 (1.79%) MCP
8 5 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.43%) ACMT
9 4 (1.43%) CCA
9 4 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.71%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 56 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.29%) Hyper-V
3 26 (9.29%) XenApp
4 19 (6.79%) BitLocker
5 17 (6.07%) vSphere
6 14 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 14 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 13 (4.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (3.93%) Xen
9 10 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (3.21%) XenDesktop
11 7 (2.50%) Docker
12 6 (2.14%) UAG
13 5 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (1.07%) DFS Replication
14 3 (1.07%) ISA Server
14 3 (1.07%) vCloud
15 2 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (22.50%) SCCM
2 25 (8.93%) SCOM
2 25 (8.93%) WSUS
3 23 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (7.50%) Puppet
5 15 (5.36%) Ansible
6 14 (5.00%) Terraform
7 13 (4.64%) Nagios
8 7 (2.50%) OpenView
9 6 (2.14%) Casper Suite
9 6 (2.14%) Control-M
10 5 (1.79%) Perfmon
10 5 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (1.43%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.43%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.43%) IBM BigFix
11 4 (1.43%) Rundeck
11 4 (1.43%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 125 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 103 (36.79%) VMware
3 56 (20.00%) Citrix
4 30 (10.71%) Cisco
4 30 (10.71%) HP
5 23 (8.21%) Symantec
6 17 (6.07%) NetApp
7 14 (5.00%) Apple
7 14 (5.00%) Dell
8 13 (4.64%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.57%) Google
10 9 (3.21%) EMC
10 9 (3.21%) Intel Security
10 9 (3.21%) IronPort
11 6 (2.14%) Altiris
11 6 (2.14%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.14%) Lumension
12 5 (1.79%) BMC
12 5 (1.79%) IBM
12 5 (1.79%) Juniper
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