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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 76 100 68
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 133 139 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.30% 1.89% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 2.04% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 87 148
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £15.75 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
5314 6820 7348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.89% 92.59% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3846 5000 5346
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
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 95 147 170
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 (28.73%) Linux
2 76 (27.64%) Windows
3 72 (26.18%) Finance
4 60 (21.82%) Banking
5 51 (18.55%) Oracle
6 50 (18.18%) UNIX
7 49 (17.82%) VMware
8 47 (17.09%) ITIL
8 47 (17.09%) Citrix
9 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
10 44 (16.00%) SQL
11 39 (14.18%) Red Hat
12 37 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (12.36%) SQL Server
14 33 (12.00%) Solaris
15 32 (11.64%) Active Directory
16 31 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
16 31 (11.27%) PowerShell
17 30 (10.91%) IBM
17 30 (10.91%) Shell Script
18 28 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 27 (9.82%) SAN
19 27 (9.82%) SharePoint
20 24 (8.73%) HP
21 23 (8.36%) Cisco
21 23 (8.36%) Tivoli
21 23 (8.36%) Firewall
22 22 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
23 21 (7.64%) Veritas
23 21 (7.64%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (9.82%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (6.18%) WebLogic
3 17 (6.18%) WebSphere
4 16 (5.82%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.73%) GlassFish
6 12 (4.36%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (2.18%) IIS
9 6 (2.18%) Apache
10 3 (1.09%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.09%) Confluence
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.73%) SAS
11 2 (0.73%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.36%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) 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 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) Documaker
2 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) RMDS
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.55%) Office 365
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.73%) Force.com
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.82%) SAN
2 23 (8.36%) Firewall
3 15 (5.45%) DNS
3 15 (5.45%) LAN
3 15 (5.45%) WAN
4 13 (4.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.73%) VPN
4 13 (4.73%) NetScaler
5 11 (4.00%) VoIP
6 10 (3.64%) MPLS
7 9 (3.27%) IP Telephony
7 9 (3.27%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (2.91%) DHCP
8 8 (2.91%) LDAP
9 7 (2.55%) SSH
10 5 (1.82%) Wireless
10 5 (1.82%) SMTP
11 4 (1.45%) ISDN
11 4 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.91%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (4.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.91%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.82%) MySQL
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.73%) MS Access
11 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.73%) DB2
11 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.73%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.82%) JIRA
1 5 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.73%) Toad
4 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.36%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 72 (26.18%) Finance
2 60 (21.82%) Banking
3 12 (4.36%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.27%) Retail
5 6 (2.18%) Law
5 6 (2.18%) Legal
6 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.45%) Marketing
8 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.09%) Back Office
9 2 (0.73%) Electronics
9 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.73%) Front Office
9 2 (0.73%) Publishing
9 2 (0.73%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.27%) XMPP
2 8 (2.91%) Middleware
3 7 (2.55%) HTML
3 7 (2.55%) Mason
4 5 (1.82%) jQuery
5 4 (1.45%) CSS
5 4 (1.45%) Flash
6 3 (1.09%) XML
6 3 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.73%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.73%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.36%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.36%) HTML5
8 1 (0.36%) CSS3
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.36%) ISPF
8 1 (0.36%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.36%) Ajax
8 1 (0.36%) ODBC
8 1 (0.36%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.00%) Replication
1 11 (4.00%) Clustering
2 4 (1.45%) NHS
2 4 (1.45%) Thin Client
2 4 (1.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (1.45%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.09%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.09%) IPTV
3 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.09%) FMCG
3 3 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.09%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.09%) CLARiiON
4 2 (0.73%) Symmetrix
4 2 (0.73%) Fixed Income
4 2 (0.73%) DTV
4 2 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.73%) Linux
2 76 (27.64%) Windows
3 50 (18.18%) UNIX
4 37 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (12.00%) Solaris
6 28 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (7.27%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.27%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.82%) SUSE
11 5 (1.82%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.45%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.45%) AIX
13 3 (1.09%) Debian
13 3 (1.09%) Android
13 3 (1.09%) CentOS
14 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.73%) Fedora
14 2 (0.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.09%) ITIL
2 19 (6.91%) Change Management
3 18 (6.55%) Migration
4 17 (6.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (5.82%) Release Management
6 9 (3.27%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (2.18%) DevOps
8 5 (1.82%) CRM
8 5 (1.82%) Data Analysis
8 5 (1.82%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.45%) Asset Management
9 4 (1.45%) E-Commerce
9 4 (1.45%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (1.45%) Information Management
10 3 (1.09%) Security Testing
10 3 (1.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (1.09%) Data Migration
10 3 (1.09%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.00%) SQL
2 31 (11.27%) PowerShell
3 30 (10.91%) Shell Script
4 20 (7.27%) Perl
5 15 (5.45%) Bash Shell
6 14 (5.09%) C
7 9 (3.27%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.91%) Python
8 8 (2.91%) Java
8 8 (2.91%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.09%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.73%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.73%) VBScript
10 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.36%) COBOL
11 1 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) Jython
11 1 (0.36%) Korn
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (5.09%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.36%) MCITP
5 11 (4.00%) CCNA
5 11 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.18%) CCEE
6 6 (2.18%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.18%) CCEA
7 5 (1.82%) Degree
7 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.82%) MCTS
8 3 (1.09%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.73%) MCSE
9 2 (0.73%) RHCE
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.36%) CCIE
10 1 (0.36%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.45%) ISO 9001
2 14 (5.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.09%) SLA
4 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 31 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (7.27%) XenServer
5 18 (6.55%) XenApp
6 17 (6.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (4.73%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (4.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (3.27%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.55%) vSphere
11 6 (2.18%) Veritas File System
11 6 (2.18%) NFS
12 5 (1.82%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (1.82%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.45%) RACF
13 4 (1.45%) RHEV
13 4 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (1.09%) Sendmail
15 2 (0.73%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (8.36%) Tivoli
2 15 (5.45%) NetBackup
3 13 (4.73%) Puppet
4 10 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (3.64%) SCCM
5 9 (3.27%) OPNET
5 9 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (2.91%) Data Guard
7 6 (2.18%) Control-M
8 5 (1.82%) Nagios
8 5 (1.82%) SCOM
9 4 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (1.09%) YUM
10 3 (1.09%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.36%) RANCID
12 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 51 (18.55%) Oracle
2 49 (17.82%) VMware
3 47 (17.09%) Citrix
4 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
5 39 (14.18%) Red Hat
6 30 (10.91%) IBM
7 24 (8.73%) HP
8 23 (8.36%) Cisco
9 21 (7.64%) Veritas
10 17 (6.18%) NetApp
11 14 (5.09%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (5.09%) JBoss
12 13 (4.73%) LANDesk
13 12 (4.36%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.91%) EMC
15 6 (2.18%) Sun
16 5 (1.82%) Dell
16 5 (1.82%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.82%) Veeam
17 4 (1.45%) Atlassian
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