The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank 385 407 359
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 25 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.033% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.036% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £263 £289
% change year-on-year
+45.23% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
20623 22454 20413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14160 15529 13843
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 400 421
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the London region.

Windows Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the London region.

Windows Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 7 £475 +18.75% 2
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Windows Systems Administrator
England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (73.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (67.92%) Active Directory
4 30 (56.60%) VMware
5 21 (39.62%) DevOps
6 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
7 19 (35.85%) SLA
8 14 (26.42%) Websense
9 13 (24.53%) SAN
10 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
10 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
12 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
12 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.98%) SCCM
13 9 (16.98%) MCSE
13 9 (16.98%) HP
14 8 (15.09%) SCOM
15 7 (13.21%) Clustering
15 7 (13.21%) 3PAR
15 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
15 7 (13.21%) Cisco
15 7 (13.21%) DNS
15 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
15 7 (13.21%) ITIL
15 7 (13.21%) Finance
16 6 (11.32%) Citrix
16 6 (11.32%) Linux

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Windows Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.32%) DHCP
3 6 (11.32%) LAN
3 6 (11.32%) NAS
4 5 (9.43%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
5 4 (7.55%) VoIP
5 4 (7.55%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.66%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.77%) VLAN
7 2 (3.77%) SMS
8 1 (1.89%) SMTP
8 1 (1.89%) FTP
8 1 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.89%) Network Security
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.89%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Clustering
2 4 (7.55%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.55%) Hedge funds
2 4 (7.55%) Thin Client
2 4 (7.55%) Replication
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (73.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.32%) Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) DevOps
2 7 (13.21%) ITIL
3 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) B2C
7 1 (1.89%) Workflow Management
7 1 (1.89%) Workflow
7 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.98%) MCSE
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.66%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) MCTS
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) CCNP
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 36 (67.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) XenApp
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Server
6 3 (5.66%) NFS
6 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.89%) XenServer
7 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) SCCM
2 8 (15.09%) SCOM
3 6 (11.32%) HP SIM
4 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
4 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.77%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (1.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) VMware
2 14 (26.42%) Websense
3 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.98%) HP
5 7 (13.21%) Cisco
5 7 (13.21%) 3PAR
6 6 (11.32%) IBM
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix
7 5 (9.43%) NetApp
8 4 (7.55%) Altiris
9 3 (5.66%) F5
10 2 (3.77%) Symantec
10 2 (3.77%) BMC
10 2 (3.77%) Sybase
10 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.77%) SAP
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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