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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 386 371 399
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 31 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 19
Median daily rate £290 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £260 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £413 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £238
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -19.35%
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
20584 21391 22193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.95% 94.54% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15002 14791 15616
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 399 404
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +37 4 £240 -27.54% 5
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
1 56 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 32 (57.14%) VMware
2 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (32.14%) Migration
6 15 (26.79%) PowerShell
6 15 (26.79%) ITIL
6 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
7 14 (25.00%) DNS
7 14 (25.00%) Citrix
8 13 (23.21%) Finance
9 12 (21.43%) Banking
10 11 (19.64%) SQL
11 10 (17.86%) Firewall
12 9 (16.07%) IIS
12 9 (16.07%) XenApp
13 8 (14.29%) DHCP
14 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.50%) NetApp
14 7 (12.50%) HP
14 7 (12.50%) Symantec
14 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
15 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (10.71%) vSphere

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 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
4 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Project
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) DNS
2 10 (17.86%) Firewall
3 8 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (8.93%) SAN
4 5 (8.93%) VLAN
5 4 (7.14%) DMZ
5 4 (7.14%) Extranet
5 4 (7.14%) Network Security
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (5.36%) VoIP
6 3 (5.36%) Wireless
7 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) FTP
8 1 (1.79%) Intranet
8 1 (1.79%) LAN
8 1 (1.79%) WAN
8 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) NHS
2 2 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
3 1 (1.79%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
1 56 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.93%) Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Phone
8 3 (5.36%) Unix
9 2 (3.57%) Android
9 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.57%) Solaris
10 1 (1.79%) CentOS
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Migration
2 15 (26.79%) ITIL
3 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 4 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.14%) Project Management
4 4 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.36%) DevOps
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (1.79%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.79%) High Availability
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) PowerShell
2 11 (19.64%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) C#
3 2 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.71%) MCSE
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.14%) CCNA
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) MCSA
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) XenApp
4 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (10.71%) vSphere
5 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.93%) UAG
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.79%) NFS
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCOM
2 5 (8.93%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) SCCM
3 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.14%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (7.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.79%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.79%) Graphite
4 1 (1.79%) Nagios
4 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) Riemann
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) VMware
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (12.50%) HP
4 7 (12.50%) NetApp
4 7 (12.50%) Symantec
5 6 (10.71%) IBM
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco
6 5 (8.93%) Mitel
7 4 (7.14%) EMC
7 4 (7.14%) Juniper
8 2 (3.57%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle
9 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) Sophos
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