The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 117 111 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 428 499 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.80% 1.99% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.14% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 310 389
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £10.33 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £16.88 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Administrator across the London region.

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the London region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +24 133 £300 -20.00% 44
Croydon +3 2 £400 +23.07% 1
Bromley - 1 £300 - 1
Harrow - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - - 1
Barking - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 272 (30.32%) Linux
2 224 (24.97%) Windows
3 193 (21.52%) Finance
4 154 (17.17%) SQL
5 151 (16.83%) VMware
6 150 (16.72%) UNIX
7 133 (14.83%) Banking
8 132 (14.72%) Oracle
9 124 (13.82%) Microsoft
10 111 (12.37%) Active Directory
10 111 (12.37%) Red Hat
11 110 (12.26%) ITIL
12 98 (10.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 94 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 94 (10.48%) SQL Server
13 94 (10.48%) Citrix
14 88 (9.81%) Shell Script
15 87 (9.70%) SAN
16 85 (9.48%) Perl
17 80 (8.92%) IBM
18 79 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 70 (7.80%) DNS
20 69 (7.69%) Solaris
20 69 (7.69%) HP
21 68 (7.58%) Puppet
21 68 (7.58%) PowerShell
22 67 (7.47%) SharePoint
23 66 (7.36%) Migration
24 65 (7.25%) MS Excel
25 62 (6.91%) Oracle Database

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 67 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 49 (5.46%) WebSphere
3 47 (5.24%) Apache
4 39 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 35 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 35 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 30 (3.34%) IIS
7 27 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (2.68%) WebLogic
9 21 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (2.12%) SAS
11 17 (1.90%) GlassFish
12 14 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (1.11%) Confluence
16 8 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
17 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (0.67%) nginx
Applications
1 65 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.24%) MS Office
3 13 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.45%) MS Project
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.22%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.78%) JDE OneWorld
1 7 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (0.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 5 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.33%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.45%) Office 365
2 11 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.00%) Force.com
4 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.78%) Taleo
5 6 (0.67%) SaaS
6 5 (0.56%) Joyent
7 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.11%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 87 (9.70%) SAN
2 70 (7.80%) DNS
3 56 (6.24%) Firewall
4 38 (4.24%) TCP/IP
5 35 (3.90%) LDAP
6 33 (3.68%) NAS
7 28 (3.12%) DHCP
8 26 (2.90%) LAN
9 25 (2.79%) WAN
9 25 (2.79%) VPN
10 24 (2.68%) SSL
11 22 (2.45%) HTTP
12 19 (2.12%) VoIP
13 18 (2.01%) NetScaler
14 13 (1.45%) SSH
14 13 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
14 13 (1.45%) SMTP
15 12 (1.34%) MPLS
16 11 (1.23%) IP Telephony
16 11 (1.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.91%) Oracle Database
3 49 (5.46%) MySQL
4 40 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 36 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (2.68%) RDBMS
8 21 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.23%) DB2
15 9 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (3.34%) JIRA
2 18 (2.01%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.23%) Maven
4 7 (0.78%) Introscope
4 7 (0.78%) Subversion
5 6 (0.67%) Hudson
6 5 (0.56%) Toad
7 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.45%) ClearQuest
7 4 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.45%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.33%) Ant
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.22%) FishEye
10 1 (0.11%) CA Gen
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 193 (21.52%) Finance
2 133 (14.83%) Banking
3 35 (3.90%) Retail
4 34 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.45%) Legal
6 16 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.67%) Publishing
8 13 (1.45%) Marketing
9 11 (1.23%) Law
10 10 (1.11%) Games
11 8 (0.89%) Advertising
12 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.56%) Electronics
14 4 (0.45%) Back Office
14 4 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.22%) Front Office
16 2 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.68%) HTML
2 23 (2.56%) Middleware
3 22 (2.45%) CSS
4 21 (2.34%) Web Services
5 14 (1.56%) Mason
6 13 (1.45%) LAMP
6 13 (1.45%) XML
7 12 (1.34%) .NET
8 11 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (1.23%) XMPP
8 11 (1.23%) Visualforce
9 8 (0.89%) jQuery
10 7 (0.78%) Application Packaging
11 6 (0.67%) Software Packaging
11 6 (0.67%) JSON
11 6 (0.67%) Worklight
12 5 (0.56%) Django
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Streams
13 4 (0.45%) Flash
14 3 (0.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.46%) Clustering
2 36 (4.01%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.12%) Replication
4 20 (2.23%) Open Source
5 17 (1.90%) NHS
6 16 (1.78%) Blackberry
7 15 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.11%) Statistics
10 9 (1.00%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.89%) E-Learning
12 7 (0.78%) AS400
12 7 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.67%) Learning Management System
13 6 (0.67%) Wiki
14 4 (0.45%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.45%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 272 (30.32%) Linux
2 224 (24.97%) Windows
3 150 (16.72%) UNIX
4 98 (10.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 69 (7.69%) Solaris
7 59 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (5.02%) Ubuntu
9 43 (4.79%) Windows 7
10 26 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (2.45%) Debian
11 22 (2.45%) AIX
12 20 (2.23%) SUSE
13 16 (1.78%) CentOS
14 14 (1.56%) Windows XP
15 13 (1.45%) Windows 2000
16 10 (1.11%) zOS
17 4 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.45%) HPUX
18 3 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (12.26%) ITIL
2 66 (7.36%) Migration
3 46 (5.13%) DevOps
4 41 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
5 39 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (4.24%) Change Management
7 28 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (2.90%) Configuration Management
9 25 (2.79%) CRM
9 25 (2.79%) Release Management
10 21 (2.34%) Performance Monitoring
11 19 (2.12%) E-Commerce
12 18 (2.01%) Service Delivery
12 18 (2.01%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (1.90%) Load Balancing
13 17 (1.90%) Project Management
14 16 (1.78%) Service Management
14 16 (1.78%) Asset Management
14 16 (1.78%) Data Management
14 16 (1.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 154 (17.17%) SQL
2 88 (9.81%) Shell Script
3 85 (9.48%) Perl
4 68 (7.58%) PowerShell
5 59 (6.58%) Bash Shell
6 51 (5.69%) Python
7 46 (5.13%) Java
8 24 (2.68%) C
9 23 (2.56%) VBScript
9 23 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 23 (2.56%) Ruby
10 19 (2.12%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.01%) JavaScript
11 18 (2.01%) Korn
12 14 (1.56%) VB
13 12 (1.34%) PHP
14 11 (1.23%) Apex Code
15 9 (1.00%) C#
16 8 (0.89%) Jython
17 7 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.46%) Degree
4 21 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.23%) SC Cleared
6 19 (2.12%) MCITP
7 15 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.67%) CCNA
8 10 (1.11%) MCSE
8 10 (1.11%) RHCE
8 10 (1.11%) MCTS
9 9 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (0.78%) CCEA
11 6 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.67%) CCEE
12 5 (0.56%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.33%) OCP
14 3 (0.33%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.01%) SLA
2 19 (2.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.67%) QA
5 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) EMIR
6 2 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 111 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 94 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.24%) vSphere
4 35 (3.90%) Oracle RMAN
5 32 (3.57%) XenApp
6 30 (3.34%) Oracle RAC
7 27 (3.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 22 (2.45%) XenServer
9 20 (2.23%) XenDesktop
10 19 (2.12%) VMware ESX
11 18 (2.01%) NFS
11 18 (2.01%) RACF
12 14 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (1.45%) Hyper-V
14 10 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 10 (1.11%) Veritas File System
15 8 (0.89%) Sendmail
15 8 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.67%) KVM
17 5 (0.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 68 (7.58%) Puppet
2 30 (3.34%) Tivoli
3 28 (3.12%) Nagios
4 25 (2.79%) SCCM
5 24 (2.68%) NetBackup
6 22 (2.45%) Data Guard
7 18 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (1.56%) SCOM
10 13 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
11 11 (1.23%) HP SIM
11 11 (1.23%) ZABBIX
11 11 (1.23%) OPNET
12 10 (1.11%) Control-M
13 9 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
13 9 (1.00%) Ganglia
14 8 (0.89%) Hyperic
15 7 (0.78%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.67%) YUM
Vendors
1 151 (16.83%) VMware
2 132 (14.72%) Oracle
3 124 (13.82%) Microsoft
4 111 (12.37%) Red Hat
5 94 (10.48%) Citrix
6 80 (8.92%) IBM
7 69 (7.69%) HP
8 53 (5.91%) Cisco
9 48 (5.35%) Salesforce.com
10 39 (4.35%) NetApp
11 37 (4.12%) Veritas
12 26 (2.90%) JBoss
12 26 (2.90%) EMC
13 19 (2.12%) SAP
14 16 (1.78%) SolarWinds
15 15 (1.67%) Sun
15 15 (1.67%) LANDesk
16 11 (1.23%) Atlassian
16 11 (1.23%) Sybase
17 10 (1.11%) Cognos
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Questor Resourcing
Rate: to £25k - 3 month temp role
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £225 - £275 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 6-10 Per Hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £430 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £125.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180.00 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hudson
Salary: excellent benefits including final salary Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 10-13 Per Hour
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £24.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 100-180 Per Day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 16 days ago