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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 409 383 388
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 27 49 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 22
Median daily rate £323 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £243 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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 - £90.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +261.00%
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
21053 22365 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15087 15699 15159
Median daily rate £452 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +39 2 £325 -8.45% 3
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
1 55 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 35 (63.64%) VMware
3 33 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 32 (58.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
7 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (36.36%) Citrix
9 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (30.91%) ITIL
11 16 (29.09%) DNS
12 15 (27.27%) Migration
13 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
13 14 (25.45%) XenApp
14 13 (23.64%) NetApp
14 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
15 12 (21.82%) SQL
16 11 (20.00%) DHCP
16 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 11 (20.00%) SAN
16 11 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (20.00%) vSphere
17 10 (18.18%) SCOM
17 10 (18.18%) Symantec
17 10 (18.18%) Firewall
18 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (16.36%) HP
18 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
18 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure

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 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.36%) Skype for Business
3 6 (10.91%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Project
3 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) DNS
2 11 (20.00%) DHCP
2 11 (20.00%) SAN
3 10 (18.18%) Firewall
4 5 (9.09%) VLAN
5 4 (7.27%) Extranet
5 4 (7.27%) LAN
5 4 (7.27%) Network Security
5 4 (7.27%) WAN
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.45%) Wireless
7 2 (3.64%) NAS
7 2 (3.64%) Skype
7 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.82%) Intranet
8 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Advertising
3 4 (7.27%) Back Office
4 3 (5.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) BYOD
3 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.82%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.82%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (1.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Statistics
3 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
1 55 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 32 (58.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.09%) Linux
7 4 (7.27%) Unix
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.64%) Android
8 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.64%) Solaris
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 15 (27.27%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.27%) ITIL V3
5 4 (7.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.27%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (7.27%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) High Availability
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.82%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (1.82%) MVC
8 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
2 12 (21.82%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.55%) MCSE
4 5 (9.09%) CCNA
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (25.45%) XenApp
4 11 (20.00%) vSphere
5 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
6 6 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (9.09%) UAG
7 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 4 (7.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (5.45%) ISA Server
9 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (5.45%) VMware Server
10 2 (3.64%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.82%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.82%) NFS
11 1 (1.82%) vCloud
11 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCOM
2 8 (14.55%) SCCM
3 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.27%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (7.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Nagios
4 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.64%) WSUS
5 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.82%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.82%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.82%) Graphite
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.82%) Riemann
5 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) VMware
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) Citrix
4 13 (23.64%) NetApp
5 10 (18.18%) Symantec
6 9 (16.36%) HP
7 7 (12.73%) Cisco
8 6 (10.91%) EMC
9 5 (9.09%) IBM
9 5 (9.09%) Mitel
10 4 (7.27%) Juniper
10 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.64%) Dell
12 1 (1.82%) IronPort
12 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.82%) Oracle
12 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.82%) RightFax
12 1 (1.82%) Sophos
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