The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 520 507 498
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 39 35 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.083% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 26
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £296 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £316 £278
% change year-on-year
+16.60% +13.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.82 £42.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.67% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.36 £42.50 £22.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.27 £42.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44157 42180 48388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.60% 92.69% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 25178 27561
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1998 2467
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.68 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.67% -1.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
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Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 10 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 21 £295 -30.58% 6
South East -13 5 £306 -4.29% 1
North West - 3 £450 -
West Midlands -14 2 - - 1
East of England -23 2 £165 -55.70% 3
South West -31 2 £338 -3.57%
Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £625 -
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title.

1 55 (49.55%) Windows
2 44 (39.64%) SQL Server
3 39 (35.14%) VMware
4 38 (34.23%) SQL
5 36 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (32.43%) ITIL
6 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
6 28 (25.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (22.52%) HP
8 24 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (18.02%) Active Directory
10 19 (17.12%) IBM
10 19 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (15.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (15.32%) Oracle
13 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
13 15 (13.51%) vSphere
14 14 (12.61%) Linux
15 13 (11.71%) Finance
16 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
16 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (10.81%) Retail
17 11 (9.91%) Clustering
17 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
17 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (9.91%) VBScript
17 11 (9.91%) SLA
17 11 (9.91%) DNS
17 11 (9.91%) Performance Tuning

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.01%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (6.31%) Apache
4 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.60%) IIS
6 3 (2.70%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.80%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.90%) CMS
8 1 (0.90%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.90%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Office
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Summit
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) DNS
2 8 (7.21%) SSL
3 7 (6.31%) SAN
4 6 (5.41%) HTTP
5 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.60%) SSH
5 4 (3.60%) FTP
6 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.70%) NAS
6 3 (2.70%) FCoE
6 3 (2.70%) WAN
7 2 (1.80%) LDAP
7 2 (1.80%) LAN
7 2 (1.80%) Firewall
8 1 (0.90%) IPsec
8 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.90%) Intranet
8 1 (0.90%) Internet
8 1 (0.90%) SMS
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (39.64%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (15.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.60%) QlikView
10 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.80%) VLDB
11 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.90%) MySQL
12 1 (0.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Introscope
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.90%) Toad
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.90%) Back Office
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) Middleware
2 3 (2.70%) Worklight
3 2 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.90%) XML
4 1 (0.90%) XSD
4 1 (0.90%) XSLT
4 1 (0.90%) XHTML
4 1 (0.90%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.90%) J2EE
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
4 1 (0.90%) SOAP
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Clustering
2 3 (2.70%) Replication
3 2 (1.80%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (1.80%) Open Source
3 2 (1.80%) Statistics
3 2 (1.80%) Wiki
4 1 (0.90%) DataPower
4 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.90%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.90%) PKI
4 1 (0.90%) EPoS
4 1 (0.90%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) HACMP
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.55%) Windows
2 36 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (25.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (12.61%) Linux
5 10 (9.01%) Solaris
6 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.21%) UNIX
8 4 (3.60%) AIX
9 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.80%) SUSE
10 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.80%) zOS
11 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.90%) HPUX
11 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) ITIL
2 11 (9.91%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (9.01%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (7.21%) Change Management
4 8 (7.21%) Change Control
5 7 (6.31%) Migration
6 6 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.41%) Time Management
7 5 (4.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.60%) High Availability
8 4 (3.60%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.60%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.70%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (1.80%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (1.80%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.80%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.80%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) SQL
2 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 11 (9.91%) VBScript
5 10 (9.01%) Perl
6 8 (7.21%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.41%) Jython
8 3 (2.70%) Python
8 3 (2.70%) C
9 2 (1.80%) Korn
10 1 (0.90%) XPath
10 1 (0.90%) C#
10 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.50%) MCSE
3 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.60%) Degree
4 3 (2.70%) VCP5
5 2 (1.80%) NCDA
5 2 (1.80%) MCP
5 2 (1.80%) MCITP
5 2 (1.80%) MCSA
5 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) ISEB
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 20 (18.02%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.51%) vSphere
4 6 (5.41%) NFS
4 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.70%) XenApp
7 2 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.90%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) SCCM
1 8 (7.21%) HP SIM
2 6 (5.41%) SCOM
3 4 (3.60%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.60%) WSUS
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.80%) Foglight
5 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) Puppet
6 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.90%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.90%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 39 (35.14%) VMware
2 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
3 25 (22.52%) HP
4 19 (17.12%) IBM
5 17 (15.32%) Oracle
6 9 (8.11%) NetApp
7 8 (7.21%) Citrix
8 5 (4.50%) Sun
8 5 (4.50%) McAfee
9 4 (3.60%) Sophos
9 4 (3.60%) Veeam
9 4 (3.60%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco
9 4 (3.60%) CommVault
10 3 (2.70%) StorageTek
10 3 (2.70%) Veritas
10 3 (2.70%) ATG
10 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.70%) Symantec
11 2 (1.80%) Lotus
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