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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 421 407 401
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 13 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 24
Median daily rate £350 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £263 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
20566 21246 22693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.12% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14667 15031 16334
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 345 448
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +2 2 £388 -22.50%
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) VMware
4 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) SAN
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (28.57%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) Office 365
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) NetApp
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) Migration
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (17.86%) vSphere
10 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
10 5 (17.86%) XenApp
11 4 (14.29%) Firewall
11 4 (14.29%) Law
11 4 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) LAN
11 4 (14.29%) WAN
11 4 (14.29%) DHCP
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco
11 4 (14.29%) High Availability
11 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) Skype
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) BYOD
3 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Android
5 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) ETL
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) BCP
4 1 (3.57%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) vSphere
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.14%) vCloud
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) Xen
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
1 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.57%) EdgeSight
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) Greenplum
6 2 (7.14%) RedGate
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) Tableau
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) IronPort
7 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.57%) RightFax
7 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL