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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 503 489 488
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 65 60 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 21
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£365 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £404 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.61 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
-42.85% -
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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
45223 44184 38331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27836 26935 22544
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1797 1892 2027
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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 +10 33 £373 +6.42% 5
South East -4 12 £450 - 3
East of England +3 4 £333 -9.52% 3
West Midlands -3 4 £300 -
South West -8 4 £325 -19.95%
North West -22 1 £425 +183.33% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 49 (52.69%) Windows
2 46 (49.46%) SQL Server
3 41 (44.09%) SQL
4 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 27 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (24.73%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (24.73%) VMware
7 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (17.20%) Oracle
9 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (15.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (15.05%) HP
10 14 (15.05%) IBM
10 14 (15.05%) Finance
10 14 (15.05%) Clustering
11 13 (13.98%) SAN
11 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (12.90%) Replication
12 12 (12.90%) Citrix
13 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (11.83%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (11.83%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (10.75%) vSphere
15 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (9.68%) VMware Server
15 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
15 9 (9.68%) T-SQL

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (7.53%) WebSphere
1 7 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (5.38%) IIS
3 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.08%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.08%) SAS
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) SAN
2 6 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 6 (6.45%) DNS
3 5 (5.38%) LAN
3 5 (5.38%) WAN
4 2 (2.15%) VPN
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.08%) HTTP
5 1 (1.08%) SNMP
5 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (49.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.30%) MySQL
8 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.15%) OLAP
9 2 (2.15%) OLTP
10 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.08%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.08%) SQLite
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.08%) ERwin
2 1 (1.08%) Introscope
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.08%) Worklight
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Clustering
2 12 (12.90%) Replication
3 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.30%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.30%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.15%) NHS
6 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.08%) Open Source
7 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.08%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.08%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.08%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 49 (52.69%) Windows
2 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.45%) UNIX
6 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.23%) Linux
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.08%) AIX
9 1 (1.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (11.83%) Performance Monitoring
2 11 (11.83%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (9.68%) ITIL
4 8 (8.60%) Migration
5 7 (7.53%) Change Management
6 6 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.15%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.15%) ETL
9 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.08%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (1.08%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.08%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (1.08%) OpenUP
10 1 (1.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.09%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.30%) Python
4 4 (4.30%) Jython
5 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.23%) Tcl
5 3 (3.23%) VBScript
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) C#
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) Korn
7 1 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (1.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.68%) MCSE
3 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) MCITP
5 3 (3.23%) Degree
6 2 (2.15%) MCP
6 2 (2.15%) HNC
6 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.75%) vSphere
4 9 (9.68%) VMware Server
5 7 (7.53%) XenApp
6 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.15%) MetaFrame
7 2 (2.15%) XenServer
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.08%) SRDF
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (6.45%) HP SIM
2 5 (5.38%) SCOM
3 4 (4.30%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.30%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.08%) SCSM
4 1 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.73%) VMware
3 16 (17.20%) Oracle
4 14 (15.05%) HP
4 14 (15.05%) IBM
5 12 (12.90%) Citrix
6 8 (8.60%) 3PAR
7 6 (6.45%) Cisco
8 3 (3.23%) NetApp
8 3 (3.23%) Lotus
9 2 (2.15%) Dell
9 2 (2.15%) EMC
10 1 (1.08%) Brocade
10 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.08%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.08%) Red Gate
10 1 (1.08%) Vertica
10 1 (1.08%) Talend
10 1 (1.08%) Remedy
10 1 (1.08%) CA
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