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 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 106 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 419 495 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.99% 2.26% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.43% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 322 336
Average daily rate
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£353 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 31
Average hourly rate £21.13 £18.56 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% +0.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £125.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-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
19419 20386 17954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.45% 93.10% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13766 13980 12108
Average daily rate £438 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £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 330 383 508
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -17 84 £356 +1.78% 65
Kingston Upon Thames -3 7 £375 +66.66% 1
Docklands, London +8 4 £258 -33.97%
Uxbridge +6 2 £255 -27.14% 2
Paddington -2 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £380 -
Chiswick - 1 £125 -
Westminster - 1 £500 -
Harrow - 1 £300 -
Hayes - - - - 2
Ilford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 276 (30.94%) Linux
2 195 (21.86%) Finance
3 191 (21.41%) Windows
4 166 (18.61%) SQL
5 142 (15.92%) VMware
6 136 (15.25%) UNIX
7 127 (14.24%) Banking
8 123 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 120 (13.45%) Active Directory
10 115 (12.89%) Oracle
11 102 (11.43%) Red Hat
12 95 (10.65%) ITIL
13 90 (10.09%) SAN
14 89 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 82 (9.19%) IBM
16 80 (8.97%) SQL Server
17 77 (8.63%) Solaris
18 76 (8.52%) Shell Script
19 73 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 71 (7.96%) PowerShell
21 70 (7.85%) SharePoint
22 67 (7.51%) Migration
23 66 (7.40%) MS Excel
24 64 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
25 58 (6.50%) MS Office
26 56 (6.28%) Perl
26 56 (6.28%) Puppet
27 55 (6.17%) Oracle Database
28 53 (5.94%) Clustering
29 49 (5.49%) DevOps

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 70 (7.85%) SharePoint
2 48 (5.38%) Apache
3 42 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 38 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 36 (4.04%) Tomcat
6 26 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 26 (2.91%) IIS
7 24 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 18 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (1.57%) SAS
12 13 (1.46%) JBoss
13 12 (1.35%) Apache Spark
14 11 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
16 8 (0.90%) FileNet
16 8 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
16 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.90%) GlassFish
Applications
1 66 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 58 (6.50%) MS Office
3 22 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.56%) MS Project
6 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.34%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.22%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.22%) Stata
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) Agresso
2 4 (0.45%) HFM
3 3 (0.34%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.34%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.22%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.11%) Documaker
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.35%) SaaS
3 11 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.01%) Office 365
6 6 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.67%) Force.com
7 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.45%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.22%) Route 53
9 2 (0.22%) GitHub
9 2 (0.22%) IaaS
9 2 (0.22%) Taleo
9 2 (0.22%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.09%) SAN
2 46 (5.16%) DNS
3 36 (4.04%) TCP/IP
4 24 (2.69%) Firewall
5 23 (2.58%) SSL
6 21 (2.35%) DHCP
6 21 (2.35%) LAN
7 19 (2.13%) WAN
7 19 (2.13%) NAS
8 17 (1.91%) HTTP
9 15 (1.68%) Internet
10 14 (1.57%) LDAP
11 11 (1.23%) VoIP
12 9 (1.01%) VPN
12 9 (1.01%) NetScaler
13 7 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.78%) FTP
14 6 (0.67%) Kerberos
14 6 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 55 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 39 (4.37%) MySQL
4 34 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 26 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (2.24%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (2.02%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.79%) Big Data
12 15 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.46%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.23%) DB2
15 11 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.23%) MongoDB
16 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.57%) Maven
3 13 (1.46%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.35%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.35%) JIRA
5 11 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.90%) ClearQuest
7 7 (0.78%) Introscope
8 5 (0.56%) JUnit
8 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.56%) ClearCase
8 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.45%) Toad
9 4 (0.45%) Hudson
10 3 (0.34%) Subversion
10 3 (0.34%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.22%) Ant
11 2 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
General
1 195 (21.86%) Finance
2 127 (14.24%) Banking
3 34 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 21 (2.35%) Retail
5 19 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.57%) Advertising
7 12 (1.35%) Marketing
8 10 (1.12%) Law
8 10 (1.12%) Back Office
9 9 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.01%) Legal
10 8 (0.90%) Publishing
11 7 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.67%) Billing
13 4 (0.45%) Games
13 4 (0.45%) Front Office
14 3 (0.34%) Electronics
14 3 (0.34%) Local Government
14 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.14%) Middleware
2 26 (2.91%) .NET
3 24 (2.69%) Web Services
3 24 (2.69%) HTML
4 15 (1.68%) CSS
5 13 (1.46%) XML
6 12 (1.35%) Mason
7 11 (1.23%) Visualforce
8 8 (0.90%) Application Packaging
8 8 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (0.78%) LAMP
9 7 (0.78%) Worklight
10 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.45%) jQuery
11 3 (0.34%) Kafka
11 3 (0.34%) J2EE
11 3 (0.34%) XSLT
11 3 (0.34%) Flash
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.94%) Clustering
2 47 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.48%) Replication
4 36 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.58%) Blackberry
5 23 (2.58%) Open Source
6 10 (1.12%) Mainframe
6 10 (1.12%) NHS
7 8 (0.90%) Statistics
8 7 (0.78%) Symmetrix DMX
9 6 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.67%) Wiki
10 5 (0.56%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.56%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.45%) User Experience
11 4 (0.45%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.34%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.34%) DTV
12 3 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 276 (30.94%) Linux
2 191 (21.41%) Windows
3 136 (15.25%) UNIX
4 89 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (8.63%) Solaris
6 73 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (4.04%) AIX
9 31 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (3.03%) CentOS
11 24 (2.69%) Ubuntu
12 21 (2.35%) Windows 7
12 21 (2.35%) SUSE
13 15 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 13 (1.46%) HPUX
15 9 (1.01%) Debian
16 8 (0.90%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.56%) zOS
18 4 (0.45%) Mac OS
19 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (10.65%) ITIL
2 67 (7.51%) Migration
3 49 (5.49%) DevOps
4 48 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
5 47 (5.27%) Change Management
6 39 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 33 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (3.36%) Validation
10 24 (2.69%) Service Delivery
11 23 (2.58%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (2.35%) Unit Testing
13 20 (2.24%) CRM
14 18 (2.02%) E-Commerce
14 18 (2.02%) Workflow
14 18 (2.02%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (1.91%) Change Control
15 17 (1.91%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (1.91%) Release Management
16 16 (1.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (18.61%) SQL
2 76 (8.52%) Shell Script
3 71 (7.96%) PowerShell
4 56 (6.28%) Perl
5 41 (4.60%) Java
6 39 (4.37%) Python
6 39 (4.37%) PL/SQL
7 37 (4.15%) Bash Shell
8 22 (2.47%) PHP
9 19 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 19 (2.13%) JavaScript
10 15 (1.68%) Ruby
10 15 (1.68%) Korn
11 13 (1.46%) C
12 12 (1.35%) C#
13 11 (1.23%) VB
13 11 (1.23%) Apex Code
14 10 (1.12%) Jython
14 10 (1.12%) VBScript
15 5 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 19 (2.13%) Degree
3 18 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.90%) MCITP
7 8 (0.90%) IBM Certification
8 6 (0.67%) MCSE
9 5 (0.56%) CCNP
9 5 (0.56%) CCDP
9 5 (0.56%) CCVP
10 4 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.34%) RHCE
11 3 (0.34%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.22%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.03%) SLA
2 12 (1.35%) QA
3 9 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 120 (13.45%) Active Directory
2 64 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 24 (2.69%) vSphere
5 22 (2.47%) XenApp
6 21 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 19 (2.13%) RACF
8 16 (1.79%) XenServer
9 15 (1.68%) VMware ESX
10 14 (1.57%) Hyper-V
10 14 (1.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 13 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (1.12%) NFS
12 10 (1.12%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.78%) Veritas File System
14 6 (0.67%) KVM
14 6 (0.67%) HDFS
15 5 (0.56%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.56%) RHEV
16 4 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 56 (6.28%) Puppet
2 32 (3.59%) SCCM
2 32 (3.59%) Nagios
3 28 (3.14%) Tivoli
4 27 (3.03%) SCOM
5 25 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 16 (1.79%) Control-M
8 13 (1.46%) NetBackup
9 12 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (1.12%) HP SIM
10 10 (1.12%) Ansible
11 9 (1.01%) Data Guard
12 8 (0.90%) Ganglia
13 7 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (0.78%) BladeLogic
14 6 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
14 6 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (0.67%) Hyperic
15 5 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 142 (15.92%) VMware
2 123 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 115 (12.89%) Oracle
4 102 (11.43%) Red Hat
5 82 (9.19%) IBM
6 48 (5.38%) Citrix
7 44 (4.93%) HP
8 43 (4.82%) EMC
9 37 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (3.92%) NetApp
11 33 (3.70%) Veritas
11 33 (3.70%) Cisco
12 25 (2.80%) ServiceNow
13 21 (2.35%) SAP
14 19 (2.13%) Websense
15 16 (1.79%) Sun
16 15 (1.68%) F5
17 14 (1.57%) BMC
18 13 (1.46%) Google
19 11 (1.23%) CA
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £15 to £17 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Up to £30 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TalentFlow
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Circa £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago