The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Engineer
Rank 255 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% - 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% - 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £28.75
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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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8981 7849 7624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.31% 91.97% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 4174 3698
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 442 656
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Windows Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Windows Systems Engineer
England

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Windows Systems Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (40.00%) Route 53
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Broadband
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE

Windows Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Windows Systems Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Route 53
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) UAG
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) HP