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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 391 373 396
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 35 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 21
Median daily rate £306 £344 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £242 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £238
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £162.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-78.92% +550.00%
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
20697 21745 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.60% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15018 15188 15374
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +29 5 £240 -22.26% 3
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
1 57 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 35 (61.40%) VMware
3 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (29.82%) Citrix
9 17 (29.82%) ITIL
10 16 (28.07%) DNS
11 15 (26.32%) Migration
12 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
13 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
14 11 (19.30%) vSphere
14 11 (19.30%) XenApp
14 11 (19.30%) Firewall
14 11 (19.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (19.30%) SQL
14 11 (19.30%) NetApp
15 10 (17.54%) HP
15 10 (17.54%) DHCP
15 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
16 9 (15.79%) SCOM
16 9 (15.79%) Symantec
17 8 (14.04%) SAN
17 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (14.04%) MCSE
17 8 (14.04%) Finance

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 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Project
3 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (12.28%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) DNS
2 11 (19.30%) Firewall
3 10 (17.54%) DHCP
4 8 (14.04%) SAN
5 6 (10.53%) VLAN
6 4 (7.02%) Extranet
6 4 (7.02%) LAN
6 4 (7.02%) Network Security
6 4 (7.02%) WAN
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (5.26%) VoIP
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
8 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.51%) NAS
8 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.51%) VPN
9 1 (1.75%) FTP
9 1 (1.75%) Intranet
9 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 4 (7.02%) Back Office
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) NHS
2 2 (3.51%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) BYOD
3 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) PKI
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
1 57 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.28%) Linux
7 4 (7.02%) Unix
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Phone
8 3 (5.26%) Android
8 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.51%) Solaris
10 1 (1.75%) CentOS
10 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Migration
3 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.02%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 4 (7.02%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (7.02%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.51%) High Availability
7 2 (3.51%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) BCP
8 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.75%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.75%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 11 (19.30%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.04%) MCSE
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.77%) CCNA
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.30%) vSphere
3 11 (19.30%) XenApp
4 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.77%) UAG
6 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.51%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.75%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.75%) NFS
9 1 (1.75%) vCloud
9 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) SCOM
2 8 (14.04%) SCCM
3 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.02%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (7.02%) Puppet
3 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) WSUS
5 1 (1.75%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.75%) Graphite
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Nagios
5 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.75%) Riemann
5 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) VMware
2 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix
4 11 (19.30%) NetApp
5 10 (17.54%) HP
6 9 (15.79%) Symantec
7 7 (12.28%) Cisco
8 6 (10.53%) EMC
8 6 (10.53%) IBM
9 5 (8.77%) Mitel
10 4 (7.02%) Juniper
11 2 (3.51%) Dell
11 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.75%) Oracle
12 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.75%) RightFax
12 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.75%) Sophos