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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 105 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 456 483 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.05% 2.04% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.21% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 329 341
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +23.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -25.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £162.20 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -17.85%
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
20567 21903 20424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.35% 92.65% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14117 15218 13827
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 381 411
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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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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 -9 101 £325 -3.70% 69
Uxbridge 0 4 £300 +22.44%
Feltham +2 3 - -
Docklands, London +1 3 £384 -9.70%
Croydon -7 3 £325 -24.41% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £245 -34.66% 1
Chessington - 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Bromley +6 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf -8 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £375 -
Edgware - 1 £338 -
Stanmore - 1 £400 -
Hayes - 1 £325 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £338 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 262 (29.94%) Windows
2 231 (26.40%) Linux
3 205 (23.43%) Finance
4 159 (18.17%) SQL
5 147 (16.80%) VMware
6 142 (16.23%) Active Directory
7 135 (15.43%) UNIX
8 131 (14.97%) Oracle
9 123 (14.06%) Microsoft
10 114 (13.03%) Banking
11 110 (12.57%) SAN
12 101 (11.54%) SQL Server
13 98 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 87 (9.94%) Red Hat
15 80 (9.14%) ITIL
16 72 (8.23%) MS Excel
16 72 (8.23%) Cisco
16 72 (8.23%) SharePoint
17 68 (7.77%) Migration
17 68 (7.77%) PowerShell
18 67 (7.66%) Puppet
18 67 (7.66%) IBM
19 64 (7.31%) Solaris
19 64 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
19 64 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 61 (6.97%) Python
20 61 (6.97%) Perl
21 58 (6.63%) NetApp
22 56 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
22 56 (6.40%) DevOps

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 72 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 47 (5.37%) Apache
3 42 (4.80%) WebSphere
4 34 (3.89%) IIS
5 31 (3.54%) MS Exchange
6 30 (3.43%) Tomcat
6 30 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 25 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 21 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (2.06%) SAS
10 17 (1.94%) Apache Spark
11 15 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (1.14%) JBoss
14 9 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
14 9 (1.03%) WebSphere Process Server
15 8 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.91%) FileNet
16 7 (0.80%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 72 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 55 (6.29%) MS Office
3 10 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.69%) MS Project
5 6 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.46%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.34%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.57%) HFM
2 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.46%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.34%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.34%) Agresso
4 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.34%) Unica
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.23%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.23%) Maximo
5 2 (0.23%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.11%) Unica Affinium
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.71%) Office 365
3 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.91%) SaaS
5 6 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.57%) IaaS
7 4 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.34%) Force.com
8 3 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.23%) GitHub
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.23%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.11%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 110 (12.57%) SAN
2 53 (6.06%) DNS
3 44 (5.03%) NAS
4 36 (4.11%) Firewall
5 32 (3.66%) LAN
6 30 (3.43%) TCP/IP
7 23 (2.63%) DHCP
8 22 (2.51%) LDAP
9 21 (2.40%) SSL
10 20 (2.29%) WAN
11 19 (2.17%) HTTP
12 15 (1.71%) VPN
13 14 (1.60%) Internet
14 11 (1.26%) VLAN
15 9 (1.03%) iSCSI
16 8 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (0.80%) Kerberos
17 7 (0.80%) VoIP
17 7 (0.80%) Intranet
18 6 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 36 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 27 (3.09%) MySQL
7 25 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.71%) Big Data
11 13 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (1.49%) DB2
11 13 (1.49%) Apache Hive
11 13 (1.49%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.37%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.26%) HBase
14 10 (1.14%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 15 (1.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (1.37%) Introscope
3 11 (1.26%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.03%) Maven
4 9 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.91%) JIRA
6 7 (0.80%) MSI
7 5 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.57%) JUnit
7 5 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.46%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.34%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.34%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.34%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.23%) Hudson
10 2 (0.23%) Ant
11 1 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.11%) ERwin
11 1 (0.11%) JMeter
General
1 205 (23.43%) Finance
2 114 (13.03%) Banking
3 25 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 15 (1.71%) Retail
5 14 (1.60%) Financial Institution
5 14 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.60%) Marketing
6 12 (1.37%) Law
7 9 (1.03%) Legal
8 8 (0.91%) Back Office
9 7 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.80%) Advertising
9 7 (0.80%) Billing
10 5 (0.57%) Front Office
11 4 (0.46%) Games
12 3 (0.34%) Publishing
12 3 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
13 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.23%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.89%) HTML
2 31 (3.54%) Web Services
3 28 (3.20%) .NET
4 22 (2.51%) Middleware
5 14 (1.60%) XML
6 11 (1.26%) CSS
7 8 (0.91%) Worklight
8 7 (0.80%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (0.80%) Visualforce
9 6 (0.69%) Kafka
9 6 (0.69%) HTML5
9 6 (0.69%) LAMP
10 5 (0.57%) Mason
10 5 (0.57%) jQuery
10 5 (0.57%) Apache Avro
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.46%) Application Packaging
11 4 (0.46%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.46%) Flash
11 4 (0.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.69%) Clustering
3 38 (4.34%) Replication
4 27 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.97%) Open Source
6 15 (1.71%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 12 (1.37%) Thin Client
8 10 (1.14%) Symmetrix
9 9 (1.03%) NHS
9 9 (1.03%) Statistics
9 9 (1.03%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.91%) LPAR
11 7 (0.80%) Wiki
11 7 (0.80%) Symmetrix DMX
12 6 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.69%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 262 (29.94%) Windows
2 231 (26.40%) Linux
3 135 (15.43%) UNIX
4 98 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (7.31%) Solaris
5 64 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (3.77%) AIX
9 32 (3.66%) Windows 7
10 31 (3.54%) Ubuntu
11 25 (2.86%) CentOS
12 18 (2.06%) HPUX
13 12 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.03%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.03%) Mac OS X Server
14 9 (1.03%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.91%) SUSE
15 8 (0.91%) zOS
16 6 (0.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (9.14%) ITIL
2 68 (7.77%) Migration
3 56 (6.40%) DevOps
4 45 (5.14%) Configuration Management
5 39 (4.46%) Change Management
6 36 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (3.43%) CRM
10 28 (3.20%) Service Delivery
11 26 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (2.17%) Asset Management
13 18 (2.06%) Workflow
14 17 (1.94%) E-Commerce
14 17 (1.94%) Performance Monitoring
15 16 (1.83%) Change Control
16 15 (1.71%) Validation
16 15 (1.71%) Mentoring
17 14 (1.60%) Capacity Management
17 14 (1.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 159 (18.17%) SQL
2 68 (7.77%) PowerShell
3 61 (6.97%) Python
3 61 (6.97%) Perl
4 50 (5.71%) Java
5 47 (5.37%) Shell Script
6 35 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 32 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 30 (3.43%) PL/SQL
9 24 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 20 (2.29%) C#
11 19 (2.17%) Korn
12 18 (2.06%) Jython
13 16 (1.83%) PHP
13 16 (1.83%) VBScript
14 15 (1.71%) C
15 13 (1.49%) Ruby
16 12 (1.37%) VB
17 7 (0.80%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.46%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (5.03%) Security Cleared
2 26 (2.97%) Degree
3 22 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.49%) MCSE
7 7 (0.80%) MCTS
7 7 (0.80%) MCITP
7 7 (0.80%) NCDA
7 7 (0.80%) NCIE
8 6 (0.69%) IBM Certification
8 6 (0.69%) RHCE
9 5 (0.57%) CCNA
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.46%) SAS Certification
10 4 (0.46%) MCP
11 3 (0.34%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.66%) SLA
2 11 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.03%) QA
4 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 142 (16.23%) Active Directory
2 64 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 21 (2.40%) vSphere
5 19 (2.17%) NFS
6 16 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 13 (1.49%) HDFS
8 12 (1.37%) XenApp
8 12 (1.37%) Samba
9 11 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (1.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 8 (0.91%) KVM
12 7 (0.80%) vCloud
13 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.57%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.46%) Docker
15 4 (0.46%) RHEV
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 67 (7.66%) Puppet
2 28 (3.20%) SCCM
2 28 (3.20%) SCOM
3 26 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (2.51%) Nagios
4 22 (2.51%) Tivoli
5 21 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 17 (1.94%) WSUS
7 11 (1.26%) Ansible
8 10 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (1.14%) Control-M
9 9 (1.03%) NetBackup
9 9 (1.03%) HP SIM
10 7 (0.80%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.80%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
11 6 (0.69%) BladeLogic
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 147 (16.80%) VMware
2 131 (14.97%) Oracle
3 123 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 87 (9.94%) Red Hat
5 72 (8.23%) Cisco
6 67 (7.66%) IBM
7 58 (6.63%) NetApp
8 53 (6.06%) HP
9 45 (5.14%) EMC
10 28 (3.20%) Citrix
11 25 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
12 24 (2.74%) Veritas
13 23 (2.63%) Sybase
13 23 (2.63%) SAP
14 16 (1.83%) 3PAR
14 16 (1.83%) Sun
15 14 (1.60%) Websense
15 14 (1.60%) BMC
16 13 (1.49%) Apple
16 13 (1.49%) F5
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