Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Administrator
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +115
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.62% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
North East median daily rate £375 - -
England median daily rate £375 £330 £355
% change year-on-year +13.64% -7.04% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -19.23% +44.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,238 1,153 2,474
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 94.59% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 760 1,680
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £225
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 54 127
North East median hourly rate £14.77 £17.49 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -34.00% +51.43%
10th Percentile £10.42 £9.50 £10.24
90th Percentile £40.55 £47.50 £32.55
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.67 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.92% +0.93% +2.78%

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Windows Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the North East

Windows Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Administrator in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Administrator in the North East

Windows Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Administrator in the North East

Windows Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 8 £375 -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Windows Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (62.50%) Security Hardening
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) BMC
4 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (50.00%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (62.50%) Security Hardening
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) SCOM
2 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) BMC
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) EMC