The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Server Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 585 535 545
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 44 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 30
Median daily rate £350 £363 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +27.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% -8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 -
% change year-on-year
+78.08% -
Server Administrator
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Server Administrator in the job title.

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Server Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Server Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Server Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Server Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Server Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 20 £350 -10.25% 1
Yorkshire +13 8 £375 +70.45%
North West -8 5 £338 -
South West -5 4 - - 1
South East -19 4 £358 -1.37% 2
East Midlands +8 1 £338 +8.00%
West Midlands -16 1 - -
North East - 1 £315 -
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Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Server Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 37 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 27 (36.49%) Active Directory
4 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
5 20 (27.03%) Linux
5 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (24.32%) SQL
7 16 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
8 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (20.27%) IBM
8 15 (20.27%) VMware
9 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 13 (17.57%) DNS
11 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (14.86%) Finance
12 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
12 11 (14.86%) AIX
13 10 (13.51%) ITIL
13 10 (13.51%) Unix
13 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
14 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (12.16%) Oracle
14 9 (12.16%) SSL
14 9 (12.16%) HP
14 9 (12.16%) SAN
14 9 (12.16%) Middleware
14 9 (12.16%) Clustering
14 9 (12.16%) Jython
15 8 (10.81%) NetApp

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
1 16 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) Apache
3 6 (8.11%) IIS
4 5 (6.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.05%) LiveLink
6 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.70%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.70%) JBoss
7 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.35%) Confluence
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.35%) SAS
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) DNS
2 9 (12.16%) SAN
2 9 (12.16%) SSL
3 7 (9.46%) Firewall
3 7 (9.46%) HTTP
4 4 (5.41%) LAN
4 4 (5.41%) WAN
5 3 (4.05%) Internet
6 2 (2.70%) Intranet
6 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.70%) NAS
6 2 (2.70%) Network Security
6 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.35%) FCoE
7 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.35%) SMTP
7 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) DB2
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) GIS
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Introscope
2 2 (2.70%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.70%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 2 (2.70%) J2EE
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.35%) JDBC
3 1 (1.35%) JMS
3 1 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.35%) Servlets
3 1 (1.35%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) Replication
3 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.35%) FMCG
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 37 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (27.03%) Linux
3 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (14.86%) AIX
7 10 (13.51%) Unix
8 7 (9.46%) Solaris
9 4 (5.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (4.05%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.35%) CentOS
12 1 (1.35%) HPUX
12 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.35%) SUSE
12 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) Migration
3 5 (6.76%) CRM
3 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (5.41%) High Availability
4 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.05%) Change Management
5 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.05%) Server Building
6 2 (2.70%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (2.70%) Database Tuning
6 2 (2.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (1.35%) BPEL
7 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.16%) Jython
4 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.41%) Perl
5 4 (5.41%) Python
6 2 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) Korn
7 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.70%) MCSE
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) ACSP
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) BS7799
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (36.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.35%) Docker
5 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.35%) NFS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Xen
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) Nagios
2 5 (6.76%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) WSUS
3 2 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.35%) Ambari
4 1 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (1.35%) Puppet
4 1 (1.35%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) IBM
2 15 (20.27%) VMware
3 9 (12.16%) HP
3 9 (12.16%) Oracle
4 8 (10.81%) NetApp
5 5 (6.76%) Citrix
5 5 (6.76%) Dell
6 4 (5.41%) OpenText
7 3 (4.05%) ATG
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.70%) Adobe
8 2 (2.70%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco
8 2 (2.70%) EMC
8 2 (2.70%) Lotus
8 2 (2.70%) SAP
8 2 (2.70%) Sun
8 2 (2.70%) Symantec
8 2 (2.70%) Veritas
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