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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 560 500 505
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 29 60 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.14% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £424 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £21.00
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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
46377 43815 42054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.76% 92.62% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29997 26942 24224
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £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 1904 1934 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
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 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 0 7 £363 +3.57% 2
South West -32 6 £375 -6.25% 2
West Midlands -1 5 £350 +16.66%
South East -37 5 £319 -17.74% 5
Yorkshire -15 4 £325 -21.21% 2
North West - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 43 (51.81%) Windows
2 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
3 29 (34.94%) SQL
4 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
4 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
5 26 (31.33%) VMware
6 25 (30.12%) IBM
7 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (24.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (22.89%) Citrix
9 17 (20.48%) HP
9 17 (20.48%) SAN
10 16 (19.28%) vSphere
11 15 (18.07%) T-SQL
12 14 (16.87%) ITIL
12 14 (16.87%) Clustering
12 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (15.66%) XenApp
14 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
14 12 (14.46%) Replication
14 12 (14.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (13.25%) Finance
15 11 (13.25%) DNS
15 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (12.05%) MS Excel

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (8.43%) MS Exchange
1 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
2 6 (7.23%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (3.61%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.61%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.20%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) SAN
2 11 (13.25%) DNS
3 7 (8.43%) DHCP
4 4 (4.82%) SSL
4 4 (4.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.20%) SNMP
5 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) WAN
5 1 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (6.02%) RDBMS
8 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.61%) MySQL
10 3 (3.61%) OLAP
10 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.41%) OLTP
11 2 (2.41%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Introscope
2 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) German Language
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Worklight
1 4 (4.82%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.20%) XHTML
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Clustering
2 12 (14.46%) Replication
3 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.64%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.02%) Thin Client
5 5 (6.02%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.82%) NHS
7 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) GIS
7 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.20%) EPoS
7 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.05%) Linux
5 8 (9.64%) UNIX
6 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.20%) HPUX
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.43%) Change Management
5 6 (7.23%) Migration
6 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) ETL
7 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.61%) High Availability
8 2 (2.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.41%) Information Management
8 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.41%) CRM
9 1 (1.20%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.20%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.20%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) SQL
2 15 (18.07%) T-SQL
3 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.02%) Python
6 4 (4.82%) Jython
6 4 (4.82%) Perl
7 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.61%) VBScript
8 2 (2.41%) C#
9 1 (1.20%) Java
9 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.23%) MCSE
3 5 (6.02%) MCP
4 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) Degree
5 2 (2.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (19.28%) vSphere
4 13 (15.66%) XenApp
5 9 (10.84%) VMware Server
6 6 (7.23%) MetaFrame
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (3.61%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (3.61%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (9.64%) Tivoli
3 6 (7.23%) SCCM
3 6 (7.23%) SCOM
4 3 (3.61%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.61%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.20%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (31.33%) VMware
3 25 (30.12%) IBM
4 19 (22.89%) Citrix
5 17 (20.48%) HP
6 9 (10.84%) Oracle
6 9 (10.84%) 3PAR
7 7 (8.43%) NetApp
8 5 (6.02%) Veeam
9 4 (4.82%) AppDynamics
9 4 (4.82%) Cisco
10 3 (3.61%) ATG
10 3 (3.61%) Lotus
10 3 (3.61%) Google
10 3 (3.61%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.41%) CommVault
12 1 (1.20%) ESRI
12 1 (1.20%) Symantec
12 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.20%) Apple
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