The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Windows Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Windows Server Engineer
Rank 653 642 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Windows Server Engineer 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.012% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.013% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £388 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

Senior Windows Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Windows Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Windows Server Engineer within the UK.

Senior Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Windows Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Windows Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Senior Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Windows Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Windows Server Engineer within the UK.

Senior Windows Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Windows Server Engineer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Windows Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +1 8 £388 -6.06% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £406 - 1
Leeds - 4 £406 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £406 - 1
London 0 3 £290 -27.50%
Bristol - 1 £488 -
South West - 1 £488 -

Senior Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Windows Server Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) SCOM
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (30.77%) MS Project
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec

Senior Windows Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) Extranet
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) BYOD
3 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Phone
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (30.77%) UAG
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
1 4 (30.77%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IronPort
5 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) RightFax
5 1 (7.69%) Tripwire