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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 97 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 453 447 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.04% 1.98% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.13% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 304 313
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £185 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
- +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £21.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -28.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £23.63 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +6.66%
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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -10 115 £363 +5.45% 72
Docklands, London +1 5 £450 +5.88% 1
Canary Wharf -7 5 £140 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 4 £230 -38.66% 2
Croydon -11 4 £338 -17.68%
Chessington - 2 - - 1
Uxbridge -1 1 £325 +35.41%
Feltham -4 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 £375 -
Edgware - 1 £338 -
Stanmore - 1 £400 - 2
Surbiton - 1 £150 -
Paddington - 1 £375 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 291 (32.84%) Windows
2 247 (27.88%) Linux
3 208 (23.48%) Finance
4 158 (17.83%) VMware
5 147 (16.59%) Active Directory
6 141 (15.91%) SQL
7 138 (15.58%) UNIX
8 130 (14.67%) SAN
9 128 (14.45%) Oracle
10 121 (13.66%) Microsoft
11 103 (11.63%) SQL Server
12 102 (11.51%) Banking
12 102 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 94 (10.61%) ITIL
14 91 (10.27%) Red Hat
15 79 (8.92%) Cisco
15 79 (8.92%) PowerShell
16 77 (8.69%) Perl
17 76 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 75 (8.47%) IBM
19 71 (8.01%) Python
20 70 (7.90%) NetApp
21 69 (7.79%) Solaris
22 66 (7.45%) Migration
22 66 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 65 (7.34%) MS Excel
23 65 (7.34%) SharePoint
24 63 (7.11%) DNS
24 63 (7.11%) Java
24 63 (7.11%) Puppet

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 65 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 47 (5.30%) WebSphere
3 44 (4.97%) Apache
4 41 (4.63%) IIS
5 40 (4.51%) MS Exchange
6 29 (3.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 29 (3.27%) Tomcat
7 26 (2.93%) WebLogic
8 22 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (2.14%) SAS
10 17 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.81%) Apache Spark
12 15 (1.69%) JBoss
13 13 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (1.02%) WebSphere Process Server
16 8 (0.90%) Lync
16 8 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
16 8 (0.90%) FileNet
Applications
1 65 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 47 (5.30%) MS Office
3 7 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.68%) MS Project
5 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.11%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 6 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.56%) HFM
4 3 (0.34%) Agresso
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.34%) Unica
4 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.23%) Maximo
5 2 (0.23%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.69%) Office 365
3 12 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.13%) SaaS
6 7 (0.79%) IaaS
7 4 (0.45%) GitHub
7 4 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.45%) Force.com
7 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.34%) PaaS
8 3 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 130 (14.67%) SAN
2 63 (7.11%) DNS
3 60 (6.77%) NAS
4 38 (4.29%) Firewall
5 35 (3.95%) LAN
6 34 (3.84%) TCP/IP
7 29 (3.27%) SSL
8 25 (2.82%) LDAP
9 24 (2.71%) WAN
10 22 (2.48%) DHCP
10 22 (2.48%) HTTP
11 20 (2.26%) Internet
12 17 (1.92%) iSCSI
13 15 (1.69%) VPN
14 11 (1.24%) VLAN
15 9 (1.02%) SMTP
16 8 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (0.90%) VoIP
16 8 (0.90%) Intranet
17 7 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.64%) Oracle Database
3 31 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (2.93%) MySQL
6 23 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 23 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.58%) DB2
10 13 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.47%) Big Data
11 10 (1.13%) HBase
11 10 (1.13%) Base SAS
11 10 (1.13%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (1.35%) Jenkins
1 12 (1.35%) Introscope
1 12 (1.35%) Maven
2 10 (1.13%) JIRA
3 9 (1.02%) TeamCity
4 7 (0.79%) MSI
4 7 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.68%) Eclipse
5 6 (0.68%) JUnit
6 4 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.45%) Ant
6 4 (0.45%) ClearQuest
7 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.34%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.34%) Subversion
8 2 (0.23%) Hudson
9 1 (0.11%) ERwin
9 1 (0.11%) JMeter
9 1 (0.11%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 208 (23.48%) Finance
2 102 (11.51%) Banking
3 27 (3.05%) Investment Banking
4 20 (2.26%) Retail
5 19 (2.14%) Law
6 17 (1.92%) Marketing
7 15 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.90%) Back Office
10 7 (0.79%) Advertising
10 7 (0.79%) Legal
11 6 (0.68%) Billing
12 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.45%) Publishing
13 4 (0.45%) Front Office
14 3 (0.34%) Games
14 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.23%) International Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Electronics
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.61%) Web Services
2 31 (3.50%) HTML
3 25 (2.82%) .NET
4 21 (2.37%) Middleware
5 17 (1.92%) XML
6 14 (1.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (1.13%) LAMP
7 10 (1.13%) CSS
8 8 (0.90%) Worklight
9 7 (0.79%) HTML5
9 7 (0.79%) Visualforce
10 6 (0.68%) Kafka
10 6 (0.68%) Mason
10 6 (0.68%) jQuery
11 5 (0.56%) Apache Avro
12 4 (0.45%) Application Packaging
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.45%) XSLT
12 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.45%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.85%) Clustering
3 36 (4.06%) Replication
4 27 (3.05%) Open Source
5 23 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.81%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.35%) Fat Client
7 12 (1.35%) Thin Client
8 10 (1.13%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.13%) LPAR
8 10 (1.13%) Symmetrix
8 10 (1.13%) NHS
9 8 (0.90%) Statistics
10 7 (0.79%) Mainframe
10 7 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.79%) Wiki
10 7 (0.79%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.56%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 291 (32.84%) Windows
2 247 (27.88%) Linux
3 138 (15.58%) UNIX
4 102 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (7.79%) Solaris
6 66 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 57 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (3.72%) Ubuntu
10 31 (3.50%) AIX
10 31 (3.50%) Windows 7
11 20 (2.26%) CentOS
12 17 (1.92%) HPUX
13 13 (1.47%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.02%) zOS
14 9 (1.02%) Mac OS X Server
15 8 (0.90%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.79%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (10.61%) ITIL
2 66 (7.45%) Migration
3 50 (5.64%) DevOps
4 45 (5.08%) Change Management
5 44 (4.97%) Configuration Management
6 39 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (3.61%) Service Delivery
8 31 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (3.16%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (2.14%) CRM
11 19 (2.14%) Asset Management
11 19 (2.14%) Change Control
12 18 (2.03%) Workflow
13 17 (1.92%) E-Commerce
14 16 (1.81%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (1.58%) Analytics
15 14 (1.58%) Capacity Management
15 14 (1.58%) Load Balancing
15 14 (1.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (15.91%) SQL
2 79 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 77 (8.69%) Perl
4 71 (8.01%) Python
5 63 (7.11%) Java
6 44 (4.97%) Bash Shell
7 42 (4.74%) Shell Script
8 33 (3.72%) JavaScript
9 26 (2.93%) T-SQL
10 21 (2.37%) PL/SQL
11 19 (2.14%) C#
11 19 (2.14%) Korn
12 18 (2.03%) Jython
13 16 (1.81%) C
14 15 (1.69%) PHP
14 15 (1.69%) Ruby
15 14 (1.58%) VBScript
16 11 (1.24%) VB
17 7 (0.79%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 27 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (3.05%) Degree
3 21 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.03%) MCSE
4 18 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.13%) NCDA
7 7 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.79%) MCP
7 7 (0.79%) CCNA
7 7 (0.79%) MCITP
7 7 (0.79%) MCTS
7 7 (0.79%) NCIE
8 6 (0.68%) IBM Certification
8 6 (0.68%) RHCE
8 6 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.56%) CCA
9 5 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.61%) SLA
2 14 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.79%) QA
4 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) BS7799
6 1 (0.11%) Basel III
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 147 (16.59%) Active Directory
2 76 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.39%) NFS
4 27 (3.05%) vSphere
5 20 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 19 (2.14%) XenApp
7 18 (2.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 17 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.47%) HDFS
10 11 (1.24%) Samba
11 10 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.90%) KVM
12 8 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.56%) vCloud
14 5 (0.56%) Docker
15 4 (0.45%) RHEV
15 4 (0.45%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 63 (7.11%) Puppet
2 30 (3.39%) SCCM
3 26 (2.93%) SCOM
4 22 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (2.37%) Tivoli
6 19 (2.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (2.03%) WSUS
7 18 (2.03%) NetBackup
8 15 (1.69%) Nagios
9 10 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 9 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (0.90%) Ansible
11 8 (0.90%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.90%) HP SIM
12 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
13 6 (0.68%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.68%) BladeLogic
13 6 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 5 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 158 (17.83%) VMware
2 128 (14.45%) Oracle
3 121 (13.66%) Microsoft
4 91 (10.27%) Red Hat
5 79 (8.92%) Cisco
6 75 (8.47%) IBM
7 70 (7.90%) NetApp
8 59 (6.66%) HP
9 41 (4.63%) Citrix
10 39 (4.40%) EMC
11 26 (2.93%) Sybase
12 25 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (2.37%) Veritas
14 18 (2.03%) 3PAR
14 18 (2.03%) SAP
15 16 (1.81%) ServiceNow
15 16 (1.81%) Sun
16 15 (1.69%) Symantec
16 15 (1.69%) BMC
17 14 (1.58%) F5
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £160.00 - £185.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £230.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £475 - 535 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + 400+ dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £535 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago