The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 564 486 499
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 34 60 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 14
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£344 £335 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% -4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £413 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 £23.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £22.75 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £24.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
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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
47816 43935 43348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.68% 92.78% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30790 27218 24857
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1975 1911 2413
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -7 13 £316 -9.64%
West Midlands -9 6 £350 +7.69% 1
South West -25 5 £375 -
South East -30 5 £319 +8.51% 4
Yorkshire -7 4 £325 -21.21% 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 51 (54.26%) Windows
2 36 (38.30%) SQL Server
3 32 (34.04%) VMware
4 31 (32.98%) SQL
5 30 (31.91%) IBM
5 30 (31.91%) Active Directory
6 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (24.47%) ITIL
8 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (23.40%) Citrix
10 21 (22.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (21.28%) HP
12 19 (20.21%) vSphere
13 17 (18.09%) SAN
14 15 (15.96%) Clustering
14 15 (15.96%) T-SQL
14 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
15 13 (13.83%) XenApp
15 13 (13.83%) Finance
16 12 (12.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 12 (12.77%) Replication
17 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (11.70%) DNS
18 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
18 10 (10.64%) Oracle
18 10 (10.64%) Linux
18 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
1 7 (7.45%) Apache
1 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) IIS
2 6 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (5.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.26%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (4.26%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.13%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.09%) SAN
2 11 (11.70%) DNS
3 7 (7.45%) DHCP
4 5 (5.32%) SSL
5 4 (4.26%) HTTP
6 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.06%) Intranet
7 1 (1.06%) SNMP
7 1 (1.06%) LAN
7 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.13%) OLTP
11 2 (2.13%) VLDB
11 2 (2.13%) OLAP
11 2 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Introscope
2 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) German Language
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Middleware
1 4 (4.26%) Worklight
2 2 (2.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) HTML
2 2 (2.13%) CSS
2 2 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Clustering
2 12 (12.77%) Replication
3 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.51%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.32%) Fat Client
5 5 (5.32%) Thin Client
6 4 (4.26%) NHS
7 2 (2.13%) Open Source
8 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.06%) PKI
8 1 (1.06%) GIS
8 1 (1.06%) EPoS
8 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (54.26%) Windows
2 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.64%) Linux
5 7 (7.45%) UNIX
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
9 1 (1.06%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.45%) Change Management
4 7 (7.45%) Migration
5 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.19%) High Availability
6 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.19%) CRM
7 2 (2.13%) ETL
7 2 (2.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.13%) Information Management
7 2 (2.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.06%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.98%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) T-SQL
2 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.38%) VBScript
5 5 (5.32%) Jython
5 5 (5.32%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.13%) C#
9 1 (1.06%) PHP5
9 1 (1.06%) Java
9 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.38%) MCSE
3 5 (5.32%) MCP
4 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) MCITP
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 30 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.21%) vSphere
4 13 (13.83%) XenApp
5 9 (9.57%) VMware Server
6 6 (6.38%) MetaFrame
7 5 (5.32%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (3.19%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (3.19%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.06%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (8.51%) Tivoli
3 6 (6.38%) SCCM
3 6 (6.38%) SCOM
4 5 (5.32%) HP SIM
5 3 (3.19%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) VMware
2 30 (31.91%) IBM
3 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.40%) Citrix
5 20 (21.28%) HP
6 10 (10.64%) Oracle
7 9 (9.57%) 3PAR
8 7 (7.45%) NetApp
9 5 (5.32%) Veeam
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco
10 4 (4.26%) Lotus
10 4 (4.26%) AppDynamics
11 3 (3.19%) Google
11 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.19%) ATG
12 2 (2.13%) CommVault
13 1 (1.06%) Brocade
13 1 (1.06%) Wincor Nixdorf
13 1 (1.06%) Vertica
13 1 (1.06%) Talend
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