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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 570 518 519
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 35 60 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 35
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£380 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £185 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £62.50 £32.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £118.75 £32.75 -
% change year-on-year
+262.59% -
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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
48378 47116 45288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31417 29051 27524
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1807 1859 1986
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.29 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Server Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 11 £450 +38.46% 5
South East -11 11 £380 +24.08% 2
Yorkshire -24 6 £350 +4.47% 1
South West -6 2 £450 +33.33% 1
North East - 2 £438 - 1
East of England -2 1 - -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
North West -27 1 £250 -39.02% 2
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 70 (60.87%) Windows
2 65 (56.52%) SQL Server
3 56 (48.70%) SQL
4 39 (33.91%) Microsoft
5 31 (26.96%) Oracle
5 31 (26.96%) VMware
6 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 29 (25.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (21.74%) Migration
10 24 (20.87%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (18.26%) T-SQL
13 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (15.65%) Linux
14 18 (15.65%) Replication
15 17 (14.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (14.78%) Citrix
16 16 (13.91%) MS Excel
16 16 (13.91%) AIX
16 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (12.17%) UNIX
18 14 (12.17%) Clustering
18 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (12.17%) Hyper-V
19 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 13 (11.30%) WebSphere

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (11.30%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (11.30%) WebSphere
2 12 (10.43%) IIS
3 10 (8.70%) CICS
3 10 (8.70%) WebSphere Process Server
3 10 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.74%) Apache
7 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.61%) Office 365
3 2 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) SAN
2 8 (6.96%) LAN
2 8 (6.96%) WAN
3 6 (5.22%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.48%) VLAN
5 3 (2.61%) Firewall
5 3 (2.61%) DNS
6 2 (1.74%) Internet
6 2 (1.74%) VPN
6 2 (1.74%) Network Security
6 2 (1.74%) NAS
7 1 (0.87%) SSL
7 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (10.43%) MySQL
8 11 (9.57%) DB2
9 9 (7.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database
10 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
11 6 (5.22%) SSDT
12 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.87%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.70%) Introscope
3 7 (6.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (5.22%) Subversion
4 6 (5.22%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.22%) WinDbg
4 6 (5.22%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.87%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.87%) ERwin
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Banking
2 2 (1.74%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Marketing
3 1 (0.87%) Law
3 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 3 (2.61%) Web Services
3 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.87%) JMS
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.87%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Replication
2 14 (12.17%) Clustering
3 10 (8.70%) LPAR
3 10 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.48%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.48%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.48%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.61%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.74%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) FMCG
8 1 (0.87%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.87%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.87%) Equities
8 1 (0.87%) Derivative
8 1 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 70 (60.87%) Windows
2 26 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (15.65%) Linux
5 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (13.91%) AIX
7 14 (12.17%) UNIX
8 12 (10.43%) Solaris
9 11 (9.57%) zOS
10 9 (7.83%) Windows 7
11 6 (5.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.87%) HPUX
12 1 (0.87%) SUSE
12 1 (0.87%) i5/OS
12 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.74%) Migration
2 24 (20.87%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (14.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (11.30%) ITIL
5 8 (6.96%) Change Management
5 8 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (6.96%) Server Building
6 7 (6.09%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.22%) Scrum
8 5 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.48%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.61%) Change Control
10 3 (2.61%) Network Load Balancing
11 2 (1.74%) Resource Management
11 2 (1.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.70%) SQL
2 21 (18.26%) T-SQL
3 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.70%) Jython
5 9 (7.83%) C#
6 7 (6.09%) C++
6 7 (6.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.22%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) C++/CLI
7 6 (5.22%) Perl
8 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.48%) Korn
10 3 (2.61%) VB
10 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.74%) VBScript
12 1 (0.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.87%) Java
12 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.57%) MCSE
3 8 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) MCITP
5 3 (2.61%) Degree
5 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) HNC
5 3 (2.61%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.74%) MCSA
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.74%) MCTS
7 1 (0.87%) RHCE
7 1 (0.87%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.87%) GxP
System Software
1 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 22 (19.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.83%) vSphere
5 8 (6.96%) VMware Server
6 7 (6.09%) XenApp
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.61%) XenServer
9 2 (1.74%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.87%) Samba
10 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.87%) SRDF
10 1 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) SCCM
2 10 (8.70%) CA Wily
3 6 (5.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.48%) HP SIM
4 4 (3.48%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.48%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.74%) SnapMirror
5 2 (1.74%) SCOM
6 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.87%) SCSM
6 1 (0.87%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 39 (33.91%) Microsoft
2 31 (26.96%) Oracle
2 31 (26.96%) VMware
3 17 (14.78%) Citrix
4 13 (11.30%) HP
4 13 (11.30%) IBM
5 10 (8.70%) CA
5 10 (8.70%) Cisco
5 10 (8.70%) 3PAR
6 6 (5.22%) Perforce
6 6 (5.22%) NetApp
7 2 (1.74%) Dell
8 1 (0.87%) EMC
8 1 (0.87%) Intel
8 1 (0.87%) CommVault
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.87%) Remedy
8 1 (0.87%) Axway
8 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds
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