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 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 Server Engineer
Rank 433 411 403
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 10 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 26
Median daily rate £380 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £442 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £294 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
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
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 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 29 September 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 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 +5 1 - - 1
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
1 46 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 32 (69.57%) VMware
2 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (36.96%) Citrix
9 16 (34.78%) DNS
10 15 (32.61%) ITIL
11 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
12 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
12 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
13 12 (26.09%) vSphere
14 11 (23.91%) XenApp
14 11 (23.91%) SAN
14 11 (23.91%) Firewall
15 10 (21.74%) Migration
15 10 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (21.74%) SCOM
15 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (21.74%) Symantec
15 10 (21.74%) SQL
15 10 (21.74%) Office 365
16 9 (19.57%) Skype for Business
16 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
16 9 (19.57%) MCSE
16 9 (19.57%) SharePoint

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 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.57%) Skype for Business
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Project
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
3 2 (4.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
2 11 (23.91%) SAN
3 9 (19.57%) DHCP
4 5 (10.87%) VLAN
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.70%) Extranet
5 4 (8.70%) LAN
5 4 (8.70%) Network Security
5 4 (8.70%) WAN
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 2 (4.35%) MPLS
7 2 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (4.35%) Skype
7 2 (4.35%) VPN
8 1 (2.17%) Intranet
8 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Back Office
1 4 (8.70%) Banking
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) BYOD
3 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
1 46 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Linux
7 4 (8.70%) Unix
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Phone
8 2 (4.35%) Android
8 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Solaris
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (8.70%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (2.17%) DevOps
8 1 (2.17%) MVC
8 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (19.57%) MCSE
3 5 (10.87%) CCNA
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSA
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.09%) vSphere
4 11 (23.91%) XenApp
5 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
6 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
6 6 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (10.87%) UAG
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (6.52%) ISA Server
9 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
10 2 (4.35%) vCloud
11 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
11 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
11 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (2.17%) Xen
11 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCOM
2 8 (17.39%) SCCM
3 4 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.70%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
5 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.17%) Puppet
5 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) VMware
2 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.96%) Citrix
4 10 (21.74%) Symantec
5 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 9 (19.57%) HP
5 9 (19.57%) NetApp
6 5 (10.87%) IBM
7 4 (8.70%) EMC
7 4 (8.70%) Juniper
7 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.52%) Mitel
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) Greenplum
10 1 (2.17%) IronPort
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle
10 1 (2.17%) RedGate
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam