The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Windows Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 415 366 412
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 29 54 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.24% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.26% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 11
Median daily rate £350 £356 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £293 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -15.96%
Windows Server 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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Server 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 Server Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 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 +21 3 £155 -57.82% 1
Windows Server Engineer
England

Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Windows Server 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 Server Engineer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
1 58 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 28 (48.28%) VMware
3 27 (46.55%) Active Directory
4 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (27.59%) Migration
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
8 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
9 14 (24.14%) Banking
10 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
11 12 (20.69%) DNS
11 12 (20.69%) Citrix
12 11 (18.97%) ITIL
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.97%) SQL
13 10 (17.24%) IIS
14 8 (13.79%) Firewall
14 8 (13.79%) DHCP
15 7 (12.07%) NetApp
16 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
16 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (10.34%) Office 365
16 6 (10.34%) XenApp
17 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
17 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
17 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
17 5 (8.62%) Data Centre

Windows Server 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 10 (17.24%) IIS
2 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) DNS
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 5 (8.62%) SAN
4 4 (6.90%) DMZ
4 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) VLAN
4 4 (6.90%) VoIP
5 3 (5.17%) VPN
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.45%) Extranet
6 2 (3.45%) LAN
6 2 (3.45%) NAS
6 2 (3.45%) Network Security
6 2 (3.45%) Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) Intranet
7 1 (1.72%) Skype
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
2 2 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.72%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
1 58 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.90%) Linux
7 2 (3.45%) Android
7 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.45%) Solaris
7 2 (3.45%) Unix
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Migration
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
3 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
3 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.17%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.45%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.45%) DevOps
4 2 (3.45%) High Availability
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.45%) Project Management
4 2 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.97%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.90%) CCNA
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) MCITP
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (46.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.17%) UAG
5 3 (5.17%) vSphere
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.72%) NFS
7 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.45%) IBM BigFix
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
3 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.72%) Graphite
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Riemann
4 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) VMware
2 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.69%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) NetApp
5 5 (8.62%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) EMC
5 5 (8.62%) HP
5 5 (8.62%) Mitel
6 4 (6.90%) IBM
6 4 (6.90%) Juniper
6 4 (6.90%) Symantec
7 2 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.72%) Sophos