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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Engineer
England / London
Rank 393 386 377
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 12 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £448 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £279 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 - £23.00

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
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +1 3 £450 +41.17%
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.83%) SCCM
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) High Availability
9 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (12.50%) Unix
9 3 (12.50%) IIS
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Unix
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) BCP
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
4 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vCloud
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) Greenplum
4 2 (8.33%) RedGate
4 2 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam