The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 76 99 65
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 129 147 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.19% 2.00% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.16% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 97 152
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £221 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £13.46 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.90 £9.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.00 £15.75 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6808 7223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.11% 92.50% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3937 4974 5219
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 146 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the City of London region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 79 (28.94%) Windows
2 77 (28.21%) Linux
3 73 (26.74%) Finance
4 63 (23.08%) Banking
5 52 (19.05%) VMware
6 51 (18.68%) ITIL
7 50 (18.32%) UNIX
7 50 (18.32%) Oracle
7 50 (18.32%) Citrix
8 48 (17.58%) Microsoft
9 43 (15.75%) SQL
10 37 (13.55%) Red Hat
10 37 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (12.82%) Active Directory
12 34 (12.45%) SQL Server
12 34 (12.45%) PowerShell
13 33 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (12.09%) Solaris
14 30 (10.99%) Shell Script
15 29 (10.62%) IBM
15 29 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 27 (9.89%) SAN
17 26 (9.52%) SharePoint
18 24 (8.79%) Tivoli
18 24 (8.79%) HP
19 23 (8.42%) Cisco
19 23 (8.42%) Firewall
20 22 (8.06%) Oracle RMAN
20 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
21 21 (7.69%) Veritas

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.59%) WebLogic
2 18 (6.59%) WebSphere
3 17 (6.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (5.86%) Tomcat
5 15 (5.49%) MS Exchange
6 14 (5.13%) GlassFish
7 10 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (2.20%) IIS
9 4 (1.47%) Apache
9 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.10%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.10%) Confluence
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.73%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.37%) Moodle
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.40%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Summit
1 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.73%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (0.73%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.37%) Documaker
2 1 (0.37%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.37%) RMDS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.20%) Office 365
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.73%) Force.com
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.89%) SAN
2 23 (8.42%) Firewall
3 16 (5.86%) DNS
4 14 (5.13%) LAN
4 14 (5.13%) WAN
5 13 (4.76%) NetScaler
5 13 (4.76%) VPN
6 12 (4.40%) TCP/IP
7 11 (4.03%) VoIP
8 10 (3.66%) MPLS
9 9 (3.30%) IP Telephony
9 9 (3.30%) Cisco IPT
9 9 (3.30%) DHCP
10 7 (2.56%) LDAP
11 6 (2.20%) SSH
12 4 (1.47%) Wireless
12 4 (1.47%) ISDN
12 4 (1.47%) SMTP
12 4 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.96%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.93%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.83%) MySQL
11 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.73%) DB2
13 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.73%) Essbase
13 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.83%) JIRA
1 5 (1.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.73%) Toad
3 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.37%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 73 (26.74%) Finance
2 63 (23.08%) Banking
3 13 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.93%) Retail
5 6 (2.20%) Law
5 6 (2.20%) Legal
6 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.10%) Back Office
6 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.10%) Games
6 3 (1.10%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Electronics
7 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.73%) Front Office
7 2 (0.73%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.30%) XMPP
2 8 (2.93%) Middleware
3 7 (2.56%) Mason
4 5 (1.83%) jQuery
4 5 (1.83%) HTML
5 4 (1.47%) CSS
5 4 (1.47%) Flash
6 3 (1.10%) Application Packaging
6 3 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.73%) XML
7 2 (0.73%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.37%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.37%) HTML5
8 1 (0.37%) CSS3
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.37%) ODBC
8 1 (0.37%) RSS
8 1 (0.37%) JMS
8 1 (0.37%) JDBC
8 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.76%) Clustering
2 11 (4.03%) Replication
3 5 (1.83%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.10%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.10%) NHS
5 3 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.73%) DTV
6 2 (0.73%) IPTV
6 2 (0.73%) Statistics
6 2 (0.73%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.73%) CMDB
6 2 (0.73%) Wiki
6 2 (0.73%) FMCG
6 2 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.94%) Windows
2 77 (28.21%) Linux
3 50 (18.32%) UNIX
4 37 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (12.09%) Solaris
6 29 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (7.33%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.93%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.83%) AIX
11 5 (1.83%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.47%) SUSE
13 3 (1.10%) Android
13 3 (1.10%) CentOS
14 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.73%) Debian
14 2 (0.73%) Fedora
14 2 (0.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.68%) ITIL
2 19 (6.96%) Change Management
3 18 (6.59%) Migration
4 17 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (6.23%) Release Management
5 10 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (2.93%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (2.20%) DevOps
7 6 (2.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (1.83%) CRM
8 5 (1.83%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.47%) Asset Management
9 4 (1.47%) Information Management
9 4 (1.47%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (1.10%) Line Management
10 3 (1.10%) Kernel Tuning
10 3 (1.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (1.10%) Data Migration
10 3 (1.10%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.75%) SQL
2 34 (12.45%) PowerShell
3 30 (10.99%) Shell Script
4 18 (6.59%) Perl
5 15 (5.49%) C
6 14 (5.13%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.30%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.56%) Python
9 5 (1.83%) Java
10 3 (1.10%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.73%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.73%) VBScript
11 2 (0.73%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) COBOL
12 1 (0.37%) Jython
12 1 (0.37%) Korn
12 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (5.13%) MCITP
4 13 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.03%) CCNA
5 11 (4.03%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.20%) CCEE
6 6 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.20%) CCEA
7 5 (1.83%) Degree
7 5 (1.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.83%) MCTS
8 3 (1.10%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.10%) MCSE
9 2 (0.73%) RHCE
9 2 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.37%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) ISO 9001
2 14 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.10%) SLA
4 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 33 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 21 (7.69%) XenServer
5 19 (6.96%) XenApp
6 17 (6.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (3.66%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.93%) vSphere
11 7 (2.56%) Veritas File System
12 5 (1.83%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.83%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.83%) NFS
13 4 (1.47%) RACF
13 4 (1.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (1.47%) RHEV
14 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (1.10%) Sendmail
15 2 (0.73%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (8.79%) Tivoli
2 16 (5.86%) NetBackup
3 13 (4.76%) Puppet
4 10 (3.66%) SCCM
4 10 (3.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (3.30%) OPNET
5 9 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (2.93%) Data Guard
7 7 (2.56%) SCOM
7 7 (2.56%) Control-M
8 6 (2.20%) Nagios
9 4 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.47%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.10%) YUM
11 2 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 52 (19.05%) VMware
2 50 (18.32%) Oracle
2 50 (18.32%) Citrix
3 48 (17.58%) Microsoft
4 37 (13.55%) Red Hat
5 29 (10.62%) IBM
6 24 (8.79%) HP
7 23 (8.42%) Cisco
8 21 (7.69%) Veritas
9 16 (5.86%) NetApp
10 14 (5.13%) JBoss
10 14 (5.13%) LANDesk
10 14 (5.13%) SolarWinds
11 13 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.56%) EMC
13 6 (2.20%) Sun
14 5 (1.83%) Dell
14 5 (1.83%) Veeam
15 4 (1.47%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.47%) Atlassian
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Lorien Resourcing
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Rate: £481.43 - £641.91 per day
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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