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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 77 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 136 154 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.30% 2.12% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.30% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 131
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £206 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.73 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £45.00 £22.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -5.35%
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
5463 6690 7160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.22% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4023 4855 5145
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 137 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 84 (29.79%) Linux
2 77 (27.30%) Windows
3 64 (22.70%) Banking
4 63 (22.34%) Finance
5 58 (20.57%) Oracle
6 56 (19.86%) ITIL
7 54 (19.15%) SQL
7 54 (19.15%) Microsoft
7 54 (19.15%) VMware
8 53 (18.79%) Citrix
9 50 (17.73%) UNIX
10 38 (13.48%) Shell Script
10 38 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (13.12%) PowerShell
11 37 (13.12%) Active Directory
12 33 (11.70%) Solaris
12 33 (11.70%) SQL Server
13 31 (10.99%) Red Hat
13 31 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (9.57%) XenServer
14 27 (9.57%) HP
15 26 (9.22%) IBM
15 26 (9.22%) Tivoli
16 25 (8.87%) Oracle RMAN
16 25 (8.87%) Oracle Database
17 23 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (8.16%) Release Management
17 23 (8.16%) Veritas
17 23 (8.16%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 23 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.80%) WebSphere
3 21 (7.45%) WebLogic
4 20 (7.09%) Tomcat
5 18 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 18 (6.38%) GlassFish
6 13 (4.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.13%) IIS
9 4 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.06%) Apache
10 3 (1.06%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.06%) Confluence
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.71%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 23 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.67%) MS Office
3 7 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.06%) MS Project
5 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Summit
1 2 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.35%) Documaker
2 1 (0.35%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.35%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.06%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
2 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.71%) Force.com
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.09%) SAN
1 20 (7.09%) Firewall
2 18 (6.38%) DNS
3 16 (5.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.96%) WAN
4 14 (4.96%) LAN
5 12 (4.26%) NetScaler
6 11 (3.90%) DHCP
6 11 (3.90%) VPN
7 9 (3.19%) LDAP
7 9 (3.19%) VoIP
8 8 (2.84%) MPLS
9 7 (2.48%) IP Telephony
9 7 (2.48%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (2.13%) SSH
10 6 (2.13%) Wireless
11 4 (1.42%) ISDN
11 4 (1.42%) SMTP
11 4 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.06%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.87%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.84%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.77%) MySQL
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.71%) DB2
11 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.71%) Essbase
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.42%) JIRA
2 4 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.06%) Toad
4 2 (0.71%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (22.70%) Banking
2 63 (22.34%) Finance
3 15 (5.32%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.84%) Retail
5 6 (2.13%) Legal
6 5 (1.77%) Law
7 3 (1.06%) Back Office
8 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Front Office
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.35%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.48%) XMPP
2 6 (2.13%) Middleware
2 6 (2.13%) HTML
2 6 (2.13%) Mason
3 5 (1.77%) CSS
4 4 (1.42%) XML
4 4 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.06%) jQuery
6 2 (0.71%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.71%) XSLT
6 2 (0.71%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.35%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.35%) HTML5
7 1 (0.35%) CSS3
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.35%) ODBC
7 1 (0.35%) RSS
7 1 (0.35%) JMS
7 1 (0.35%) JDBC
7 1 (0.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.67%) Clustering
3 14 (4.96%) Replication
4 5 (1.77%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.42%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.42%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.06%) Open Source
6 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.06%) CMDB
6 3 (1.06%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.06%) Statistics
6 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.71%) NHS
7 2 (0.71%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.71%) Wiki
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 84 (29.79%) Linux
2 77 (27.30%) Windows
3 50 (17.73%) UNIX
4 33 (11.70%) Solaris
5 31 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.67%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.84%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.13%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.77%) AIX
12 5 (1.77%) SUSE
13 4 (1.42%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.42%) CentOS
14 3 (1.06%) Android
15 2 (0.71%) Debian
15 2 (0.71%) Fedora
15 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.86%) ITIL
2 23 (8.16%) Release Management
3 15 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (4.96%) Change Management
4 14 (4.96%) Migration
4 14 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (2.13%) Data Analysis
6 5 (1.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (1.77%) CRM
6 5 (1.77%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (1.77%) DevOps
7 4 (1.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (1.42%) Configuration Management
7 4 (1.42%) E-Commerce
7 4 (1.42%) Incident Management
7 4 (1.42%) Validation
7 4 (1.42%) Asset Management
8 3 (1.06%) Information Management
8 3 (1.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (1.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.15%) SQL
2 38 (13.48%) Shell Script
3 37 (13.12%) PowerShell
4 20 (7.09%) C
5 15 (5.32%) Perl
6 13 (4.61%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.90%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.48%) Python
9 5 (1.77%) Java
10 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.06%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.71%) XPath
11 2 (0.71%) VBScript
11 2 (0.71%) VB
11 2 (0.71%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.35%) JCL
12 1 (0.35%) Jython
12 1 (0.35%) Korn
12 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.26%) MCITP
3 12 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.19%) CCNA
5 8 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (2.13%) CCEA
7 6 (2.13%) Degree
7 6 (2.13%) CCEE
8 3 (1.06%) MCTS
8 3 (1.06%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.06%) IBM Certification
8 3 (1.06%) MCSE
9 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.35%) CCIE
9 1 (0.35%) CCA
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.35%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.09%) ISO 9001
2 12 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.06%) SLA
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (13.12%) Active Directory
3 27 (9.57%) XenServer
4 25 (8.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 19 (6.74%) XenApp
6 18 (6.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (3.19%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.84%) vSphere
11 7 (2.48%) Veritas File System
12 5 (1.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (1.77%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.77%) RHEV
13 4 (1.42%) RACF
13 4 (1.42%) VMware ESX
14 3 (1.06%) NFS
14 3 (1.06%) Sendmail
15 2 (0.71%) OpenSSH
15 2 (0.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (9.22%) Tivoli
2 15 (5.32%) NetBackup
3 11 (3.90%) Puppet
4 8 (2.84%) SCCM
4 8 (2.84%) Data Guard
4 8 (2.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (2.48%) OPNET
5 7 (2.48%) Control-M
5 7 (2.48%) SCOM
5 7 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (1.42%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (1.42%) Nagios
7 4 (1.42%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.06%) YUM
9 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.35%) RANCID
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 58 (20.57%) Oracle
2 54 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 54 (19.15%) VMware
3 53 (18.79%) Citrix
4 31 (10.99%) Red Hat
5 27 (9.57%) HP
6 26 (9.22%) IBM
7 23 (8.16%) Veritas
8 21 (7.45%) Cisco
9 18 (6.38%) JBoss
9 18 (6.38%) LANDesk
10 12 (4.26%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.26%) NetApp
11 11 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.48%) Sun
13 5 (1.77%) BMC
13 5 (1.77%) Veeam
13 5 (1.77%) Cyber-Ark
14 4 (1.42%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.42%) 3PAR
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £110.00 - £130.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £370 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £170 - £225 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago