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 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 82 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 125 131 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.32% 2.22% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 2.40% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 94 98
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £190 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.73 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £11.05 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £65.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
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
5000 5454 6805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.87% 92.22% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3945 3942 4964
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 93 149
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.13 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2015.

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 2015.

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 2015, 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 89 (35.74%) Finance
2 77 (30.92%) Windows
3 71 (28.51%) Linux
4 63 (25.30%) UNIX
5 57 (22.89%) Banking
6 53 (21.29%) SAN
7 41 (16.47%) Active Directory
8 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
8 36 (14.46%) VMware
9 34 (13.65%) IBM
9 34 (13.65%) Oracle
10 30 (12.05%) Solaris
11 29 (11.65%) Red Hat
12 28 (11.24%) MS Excel
13 27 (10.84%) ITIL
13 27 (10.84%) HP
14 26 (10.44%) SQL
15 25 (10.04%) DNS
15 25 (10.04%) Clustering
16 23 (9.24%) EMC
17 22 (8.84%) NetApp
18 21 (8.43%) TCP/IP
18 21 (8.43%) SQL Server
18 21 (8.43%) PowerShell
19 20 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (8.03%) SSL
19 20 (8.03%) Shell Script
20 19 (7.63%) Investment Banking
20 19 (7.63%) Veritas
20 19 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.61%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.81%) Apache
4 6 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.01%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.01%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.01%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (1.61%) IIS
6 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.20%) Liferay
7 3 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.80%) JBoss
8 2 (0.80%) SAS
8 2 (0.80%) Confluence
8 2 (0.80%) Lync
8 2 (0.80%) Node.js
8 2 (0.80%) WorkSite
Applications
1 28 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.62%) MS Office
3 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.20%) MS Project
5 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) HFM
1 4 (1.61%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.01%) SaaS
2 4 (1.61%) Office 365
3 2 (0.80%) GitHub
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Yammer
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Force.com
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (21.29%) SAN
2 25 (10.04%) DNS
3 21 (8.43%) TCP/IP
4 20 (8.03%) SSL
5 19 (7.63%) NAS
6 18 (7.23%) Firewall
7 14 (5.62%) Intranet
7 14 (5.62%) Internet
7 14 (5.62%) HTTP
8 11 (4.42%) LAN
9 10 (4.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (4.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (3.61%) LDAP
10 9 (3.61%) SMTP
10 9 (3.61%) Extranet
11 8 (3.21%) BIG-IP
12 7 (2.81%) WAN
13 6 (2.41%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.61%) FTP
14 4 (1.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (4.82%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.81%) MySQL
6 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.20%) DTS
10 2 (0.80%) Informix
10 2 (0.80%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.80%) Big Data
10 2 (0.80%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 5 (2.01%) JIRA
2 3 (1.20%) Subversion
2 3 (1.20%) Toad
3 1 (0.40%) ERwin
General
1 89 (35.74%) Finance
2 57 (22.89%) Banking
3 19 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.02%) Law
5 8 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.01%) Retail
6 5 (2.01%) Advertising
7 4 (1.61%) Publishing
7 4 (1.61%) Marketing
8 3 (1.20%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.20%) Billing
8 3 (1.20%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.61%) Middleware
2 7 (2.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.61%) LAMP
4 3 (1.20%) JMS
4 3 (1.20%) .NET
5 2 (0.80%) EJB
5 2 (0.80%) Web Services
5 2 (0.80%) XML
5 2 (0.80%) JavaBeans
5 2 (0.80%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.40%) Mason
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.40%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.40%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.40%) MCollective
6 1 (0.40%) Akka
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.40%) WSDL
6 1 (0.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.04%) Clustering
2 18 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.83%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.02%) EMC VMAX
5 9 (3.61%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.21%) Replication
7 6 (2.41%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.41%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.41%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.01%) EMC VNX
8 5 (2.01%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.61%) Symmetrix
10 3 (1.20%) DataPower
10 3 (1.20%) CMDB
11 2 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.80%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (0.80%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.80%) HACMP
11 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 77 (30.92%) Windows
2 71 (28.51%) Linux
3 63 (25.30%) UNIX
4 30 (12.05%) Solaris
5 20 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.42%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.42%) AIX
8 6 (2.41%) SUSE
8 6 (2.41%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (2.01%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.01%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.61%) HPUX
10 4 (1.61%) Debian
10 4 (1.61%) CentOS
10 4 (1.61%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.20%) i5/OS
11 3 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.84%) ITIL
2 13 (5.22%) Change Management
3 11 (4.42%) Project Management
3 11 (4.42%) Service Delivery
3 11 (4.42%) Migration
4 10 (4.02%) Patch Management
5 9 (3.61%) Server Building
5 9 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (3.61%) CRM
6 8 (3.21%) Load Balancing
6 8 (3.21%) Capacity Management
7 6 (2.41%) Change Control
7 6 (2.41%) Data Entry
7 6 (2.41%) DevOps
7 6 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.01%) Risk Management
8 5 (2.01%) Configuration Management
8 5 (2.01%) Open Source
8 5 (2.01%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (2.01%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.44%) SQL
2 21 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 20 (8.03%) Shell Script
4 15 (6.02%) Perl
4 15 (6.02%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.82%) Java
6 9 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.61%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.61%) Python
7 8 (3.21%) VB
8 7 (2.81%) Korn
9 5 (2.01%) VBScript
9 5 (2.01%) PHP
10 4 (1.61%) C
11 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.80%) Ruby
13 1 (0.40%) Scala
13 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.61%) MCSE
3 8 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (3.21%) Degree
4 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.61%) NCDA
5 4 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.61%) RHCE
6 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.20%) NCIE
7 2 (0.80%) MCP
7 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) CCNA
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCSA
8 1 (0.40%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.40%) OCP
8 1 (0.40%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.40%) RHCA
8 1 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.41%) SLA
3 4 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) COBIT
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) BS7799
System Software
1 41 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.62%) vSphere
4 12 (4.82%) NFS
5 10 (4.02%) XenApp
5 10 (4.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (3.21%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (2.01%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.61%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (1.20%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
11 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.80%) Samba
13 1 (0.40%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.40%) Firmware
13 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.82%) Tivoli
2 11 (4.42%) Puppet
3 9 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (2.81%) EMC VPLEX
5 6 (2.41%) SCCM
6 5 (2.01%) SCOM
6 5 (2.01%) HP SIM
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.01%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.61%) Control-M
7 4 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.20%) OpenView
8 3 (1.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (1.20%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.80%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
1 36 (14.46%) VMware
2 34 (13.65%) IBM
2 34 (13.65%) Oracle
3 29 (11.65%) Red Hat
4 27 (10.84%) HP
5 23 (9.24%) EMC
6 22 (8.84%) NetApp
7 19 (7.63%) Veritas
8 18 (7.23%) Cisco
9 15 (6.02%) Citrix
10 11 (4.42%) Sybase
10 11 (4.42%) F5
11 9 (3.61%) 3PAR
11 9 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (3.21%) Remedy
13 6 (2.41%) BMC
13 6 (2.41%) Hyperion
14 5 (2.01%) Lotus
15 3 (1.20%) Symantec
City, London
Salt
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £387 per day
Posted: 27 days ago