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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 105 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 463 534 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.89% 2.13% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.29% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 350 392
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 £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 33
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.35 £25.30 £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
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
22622 23362 24347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.29% 92.98% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15682 16056 16013
Average daily rate £425 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 425 621
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.41 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% -0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 123 £300 -20.00% 61
Croydon -11 2 £400 +18.51% 1
Bromley - 2 £300 - 1
Uxbridge -7 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - - 1
Harrow - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 4
Twickenham - - - - 1
Carshalton - - - -
Barking - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 280 (30.17%) Linux
2 209 (22.52%) Windows
3 192 (20.69%) Finance
4 165 (17.78%) SQL
5 161 (17.35%) UNIX
6 160 (17.24%) VMware
7 137 (14.76%) Banking
8 132 (14.22%) Oracle
9 128 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 124 (13.36%) ITIL
11 110 (11.85%) Active Directory
12 108 (11.64%) Red Hat
13 102 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 99 (10.67%) Citrix
15 98 (10.56%) Shell Script
16 96 (10.34%) SQL Server
17 93 (10.02%) IBM
18 92 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
19 85 (9.16%) Perl
20 79 (8.51%) SAN
21 77 (8.30%) Solaris
22 76 (8.19%) DNS
23 75 (8.08%) PowerShell
24 74 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 71 (7.65%) HP
26 69 (7.44%) MS Excel
27 67 (7.22%) Migration
28 66 (7.11%) Oracle Database
29 64 (6.90%) SharePoint
30 59 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 64 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 55 (5.93%) WebSphere
3 46 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 45 (4.85%) Apache
5 32 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 31 (3.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 31 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (2.91%) WebLogic
8 26 (2.80%) IIS
9 21 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (2.26%) GlassFish
10 20 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (1.62%) SAS
12 13 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
15 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.97%) Confluence
16 8 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 69 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.85%) MS Office
3 21 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.54%) MS Project
6 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.75%) JDE OneWorld
1 7 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 5 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.32%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.22%) Summit
5 2 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.08%) Office 365
3 9 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.75%) Taleo
5 5 (0.54%) SaaS
5 5 (0.54%) Force.com
5 5 (0.54%) Joyent
6 4 (0.43%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.51%) SAN
2 76 (8.19%) DNS
3 53 (5.71%) Firewall
4 41 (4.42%) TCP/IP
5 33 (3.56%) LDAP
6 32 (3.45%) DHCP
7 27 (2.91%) LAN
8 26 (2.80%) WAN
8 26 (2.80%) SSL
9 22 (2.37%) HTTP
9 22 (2.37%) VPN
10 20 (2.16%) NetScaler
11 19 (2.05%) NAS
12 17 (1.83%) VoIP
13 13 (1.40%) Cisco IPT
14 12 (1.29%) SSH
15 11 (1.19%) FTP
15 11 (1.19%) SMTP
16 9 (0.97%) MPLS
16 9 (0.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.11%) Oracle Database
3 54 (5.82%) MySQL
4 41 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (2.80%) RDBMS
8 25 (2.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 22 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.62%) DB2
12 15 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
15 10 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (2.37%) JIRA
2 17 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.19%) Maven
4 11 (1.19%) Introscope
5 6 (0.65%) Subversion
5 6 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.65%) Hudson
6 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.54%) Toad
7 4 (0.43%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.32%) Ant
8 3 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.22%) FishEye
9 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.22%) ERwin
9 2 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 192 (20.69%) Finance
2 137 (14.76%) Banking
3 38 (4.09%) Retail
4 35 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.26%) Legal
6 16 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.51%) Law
7 14 (1.51%) Publishing
8 12 (1.29%) Marketing
9 9 (0.97%) Advertising
10 8 (0.86%) Games
11 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.43%) Back Office
11 4 (0.43%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.32%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.22%) Local Government
13 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.91%) Middleware
2 25 (2.69%) CSS
3 24 (2.59%) HTML
4 17 (1.83%) .NET
4 17 (1.83%) Web Services
5 13 (1.40%) XML
5 13 (1.40%) WebSphere MQ
6 12 (1.29%) LAMP
7 10 (1.08%) Mason
7 10 (1.08%) Worklight
8 9 (0.97%) Visualforce
9 8 (0.86%) jQuery
9 8 (0.86%) XMPP
9 8 (0.86%) Application Packaging
10 6 (0.65%) Software Packaging
10 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.65%) JSON
11 5 (0.54%) Django
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle Streams
13 3 (0.32%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.53%) Management Information System
2 42 (4.53%) Clustering
3 32 (3.45%) Replication
4 25 (2.69%) Blackberry
5 22 (2.37%) Open Source
6 16 (1.72%) NHS
7 13 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.29%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.97%) E-Learning
11 8 (0.86%) Statistics
12 7 (0.75%) AS400
12 7 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.65%) Learning Management System
13 6 (0.65%) Wiki
14 5 (0.54%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.54%) VSAM
14 5 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 280 (30.17%) Linux
2 209 (22.52%) Windows
3 161 (17.35%) UNIX
4 92 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (8.30%) Solaris
6 74 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (4.09%) Windows 7
9 36 (3.88%) Ubuntu
10 29 (3.13%) AIX
11 25 (2.69%) SUSE
12 22 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (2.05%) CentOS
14 13 (1.40%) Debian
15 12 (1.29%) Windows XP
16 11 (1.19%) zOS
17 7 (0.75%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.54%) HPUX
19 4 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
20 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (13.36%) ITIL
2 67 (7.22%) Migration
3 51 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (4.53%) DevOps
5 40 (4.31%) Change Management
6 36 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (3.56%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (2.91%) Release Management
8 27 (2.91%) Performance Monitoring
9 25 (2.69%) CRM
10 23 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (2.48%) Validation
11 20 (2.16%) Configuration Management
11 20 (2.16%) Service Management
12 19 (2.05%) E-Commerce
12 19 (2.05%) Workflow
12 19 (2.05%) Load Balancing
13 18 (1.94%) Unit Testing
14 17 (1.83%) Asset Management
14 17 (1.83%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 165 (17.78%) SQL
2 98 (10.56%) Shell Script
3 85 (9.16%) Perl
4 75 (8.08%) PowerShell
5 53 (5.71%) Python
6 52 (5.60%) Bash Shell
7 33 (3.56%) Java
8 30 (3.23%) C
9 26 (2.80%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.48%) VBScript
11 22 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 22 (2.37%) JavaScript
12 20 (2.16%) Ruby
13 17 (1.83%) PHP
14 16 (1.72%) Korn
15 15 (1.62%) VB
16 12 (1.29%) C#
17 11 (1.19%) Jython
18 9 (0.97%) Apex Code
19 7 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.91%) Degree
4 21 (2.26%) MCITP
5 20 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.29%) CCNA
9 10 (1.08%) MCTS
10 9 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (0.97%) RHCE
11 8 (0.86%) MCSE
12 7 (0.75%) CCEA
13 6 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.65%) CCEE
13 6 (0.65%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.54%) CCNP
14 5 (0.54%) CCDP
14 5 (0.54%) CCVP
15 4 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.80%) SLA
2 19 (2.05%) ISO 9001
3 17 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.19%) QA
5 5 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) EMIR
6 2 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 110 (11.85%) Active Directory
2 102 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (4.74%) vSphere
4 42 (4.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 36 (3.88%) XenApp
6 32 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
7 29 (3.13%) XenServer
7 29 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 22 (2.37%) RACF
9 21 (2.26%) XenDesktop
10 17 (1.83%) VMware ESX
11 15 (1.62%) NFS
12 13 (1.40%) Hyper-V
12 13 (1.40%) Veritas File System
13 12 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 8 (0.86%) Sendmail
16 7 (0.75%) KVM
17 6 (0.65%) RHEV
17 6 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 59 (6.36%) Puppet
2 40 (4.31%) Tivoli
3 30 (3.23%) Nagios
4 26 (2.80%) NetBackup
5 24 (2.59%) SCCM
5 24 (2.59%) Data Guard
6 23 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 16 (1.72%) SCOM
7 16 (1.72%) HP SIM
7 16 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (1.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (1.51%) Control-M
10 13 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
12 11 (1.19%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.97%) Ganglia
14 8 (0.86%) OPNET
14 8 (0.86%) Hyperic
15 7 (0.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
16 6 (0.65%) YUM
Vendors
1 160 (17.24%) VMware
2 132 (14.22%) Oracle
3 128 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 108 (11.64%) Red Hat
5 99 (10.67%) Citrix
6 93 (10.02%) IBM
7 71 (7.65%) HP
8 48 (5.17%) Cisco
9 43 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
10 39 (4.20%) Veritas
11 29 (3.13%) EMC
12 27 (2.91%) NetApp
13 26 (2.80%) JBoss
14 20 (2.16%) LANDesk
14 20 (2.16%) ServiceNow
15 19 (2.05%) SAP
16 18 (1.94%) SolarWinds
17 16 (1.72%) Sun
18 13 (1.40%) BMC
18 13 (1.40%) Google
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £170 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £120 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
HomeSense UK
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £175 to £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Questor Resourcing
Rate: to £22k - 3 month temp role
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £337.50 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £315 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago