The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel System Administrator
Rank 606 642 637
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Systems Administrator 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.013% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £244 £220 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £360 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £220 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -32.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -

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
46857 52091 52770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.71% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30652 33213 33381
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2008 2171
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Wintel Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Wintel Systems Administrator in the job title.

Wintel Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wintel Systems Administrator within the UK.

Wintel Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Systems Administrator within the UK.

Wintel Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Systems Administrator
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +18 7 £244 +10.79% 1
South East +19 4 £200 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £200 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £200 -
London +7 2 £288 -19.29% 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

Wintel Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Wintel Systems Administrator 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 Wintel Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Change Management
6 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (33.33%) MCSE
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) HP
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) Clustering
8 3 (25.00%) NAS
8 3 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (25.00%) Office 365
8 3 (25.00%) VCP5
9 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
9 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (16.67%) Finance
9 2 (16.67%) MCITP
9 2 (16.67%) MS Office
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Wintel Systems Administrator 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (25.00%) VCP5
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Altiris
5 1 (8.33%) arcserve
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Clearswift
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec