The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 384 384 353
Rank change year-on-year
0 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 14 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.042% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.045% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Average daily rate
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£283 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £510 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £290 £233
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +24.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.71 £31.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-40.61% +57.50%
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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 3 £365 -14.11% 1
Windows Server Engineer
England

Windows Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Windows Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Server Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (44.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (28.00%) vSphere
7 6 (24.00%) SAN
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) IIS
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
9 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.00%) EMC
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco
9 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) Dell
10 3 (12.00%) Perl
10 3 (12.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 3 (12.00%) Change Management
10 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (12.00%) Clustering
10 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Windows Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) NAS
3 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) Migration
1 3 (12.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) Legato
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Altiris
7 1 (4.00%) Greenplum
7 1 (4.00%) Infoblox
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