The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.71% - 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £200
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - -
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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 Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 154 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 89.36% 89.53% 91.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 48
Average daily rate £285 £312 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £464 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £33.68 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.54% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.84 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Server Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Server Administrator
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft