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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 99 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 499 446 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.13% 1.92% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 2.06% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 309 302
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 19
Average hourly rate £18.27 £17.50 £19.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -11.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.10 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £23.30 £145.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.55 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.23% -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
21543 21605 21608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.95% 92.86% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15058 15017 14639
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 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 382 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -3 133 £363 +10.68% 52
Canary Wharf - 9 £400 -
Docklands, London 0 5 £450 +233.33%
Croydon -7 5 £325 -16.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +3 2 £215 -42.66%
Uxbridge +1 1 £325 - 1
Bromley -1 1 £250 - 2
Feltham -3 1 - -
Paddington -9 1 £375 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £375 -
Ilford - 1 £155 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £150 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 325 (35.21%) Windows
2 253 (27.41%) Linux
3 206 (22.32%) Finance
4 176 (19.07%) VMware
5 164 (17.77%) Active Directory
6 149 (16.14%) UNIX
7 145 (15.71%) Microsoft
8 141 (15.28%) SAN
9 136 (14.73%) SQL
10 122 (13.22%) Oracle
11 110 (11.92%) SQL Server
12 105 (11.38%) Banking
13 100 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 97 (10.51%) PowerShell
15 95 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 90 (9.75%) ITIL
17 88 (9.53%) Red Hat
18 87 (9.43%) Cisco
19 86 (9.32%) IBM
20 81 (8.78%) Solaris
20 81 (8.78%) Python
20 81 (8.78%) Perl
21 79 (8.56%) DNS
22 77 (8.34%) MS Excel
23 76 (8.23%) HP
24 72 (7.80%) SharePoint
25 70 (7.58%) Migration
25 70 (7.58%) NAS
26 69 (7.48%) NetApp
27 64 (6.93%) Java

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 55 (5.96%) WebSphere
3 51 (5.53%) MS Exchange
4 49 (5.31%) IIS
5 46 (4.98%) Apache
6 33 (3.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 29 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (2.93%) Tomcat
9 23 (2.49%) WebLogic
9 23 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (2.06%) JBoss
11 18 (1.95%) SAS
12 15 (1.63%) Confluence
13 14 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (1.52%) Lync
14 11 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (1.19%) CICS
15 10 (1.08%) WebSphere Process Server
15 10 (1.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 77 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.53%) MS Office
3 10 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.87%) MS Project
5 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.22%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.11%) Vectorworks
8 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 17 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 6 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.54%) HFM
3 5 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.22%) Maximo
6 2 (0.22%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.11%) Unica
7 1 (0.11%) Unica Affinium
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.52%) Office 365
3 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.98%) GitHub
6 8 (0.87%) IaaS
6 8 (0.87%) SaaS
7 4 (0.43%) PaaS
7 4 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.33%) Force.com
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
9 1 (0.11%) Yammer
9 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 141 (15.28%) SAN
2 79 (8.56%) DNS
3 70 (7.58%) NAS
4 47 (5.09%) Firewall
5 42 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 41 (4.44%) LAN
7 35 (3.79%) SSL
8 32 (3.47%) LDAP
9 25 (2.71%) WAN
9 25 (2.71%) Internet
10 23 (2.49%) HTTP
11 22 (2.38%) Intranet
12 19 (2.06%) iSCSI
13 17 (1.84%) DHCP
14 15 (1.63%) SMTP
15 13 (1.41%) BIG-IP
16 12 (1.30%) VLAN
16 12 (1.30%) VPN
17 9 (0.98%) Network Security
18 8 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.77%) Oracle Database
3 32 (3.47%) MySQL
3 32 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (2.17%) DB2
6 17 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (1.63%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.08%) HBase
9 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.08%) Base SAS
9 10 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (0.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 9 (0.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (2.06%) JIRA
2 13 (1.41%) Maven
2 13 (1.41%) Introscope
3 12 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.76%) MSI
6 6 (0.65%) JUnit
6 6 (0.65%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.54%) Subversion
8 4 (0.43%) Ant
8 4 (0.43%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.22%) Hudson
10 1 (0.11%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.11%) Gradle
10 1 (0.11%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.11%) Selenium
10 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.11%) ERwin
10 1 (0.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 206 (22.32%) Finance
2 105 (11.38%) Banking
3 37 (4.01%) Investment Banking
4 23 (2.49%) Marketing
5 21 (2.28%) Retail
6 17 (1.84%) Law
7 13 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.87%) Back Office
10 7 (0.76%) Advertising
11 6 (0.65%) Publishing
12 5 (0.54%) Legal
13 4 (0.43%) Billing
14 3 (0.33%) Games
14 3 (0.33%) Front Office
15 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.22%) International Banking
16 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.11%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.79%) HTML
2 31 (3.36%) .NET
3 29 (3.14%) Web Services
4 23 (2.49%) WebSphere MQ
5 17 (1.84%) Middleware
6 16 (1.73%) XML
7 12 (1.30%) LAMP
7 12 (1.30%) CSS
8 10 (1.08%) EJB
9 8 (0.87%) HTML5
10 7 (0.76%) Worklight
10 7 (0.76%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.54%) JavaBeans
11 5 (0.54%) Memcached
11 5 (0.54%) jQuery
11 5 (0.54%) Apache Avro
12 4 (0.43%) Mason
12 4 (0.43%) Visualforce
12 4 (0.43%) Ajax
12 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (5.96%) Data Centre
2 46 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.88%) Clustering
4 39 (4.23%) Replication
5 27 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.38%) EMC VMAX
7 18 (1.95%) EMC VNX
8 16 (1.73%) Blackberry
9 14 (1.52%) Thin Client
9 14 (1.52%) Wiki
9 14 (1.52%) Fat Client
9 14 (1.52%) LPAR
10 12 (1.30%) Symmetrix
11 11 (1.19%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.08%) Mainframe
13 9 (0.98%) NHS
14 8 (0.87%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.76%) Statistics
15 7 (0.76%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 325 (35.21%) Windows
2 253 (27.41%) Linux
3 149 (16.14%) UNIX
4 100 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (8.78%) Solaris
6 62 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 58 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (3.90%) AIX
10 30 (3.25%) Ubuntu
10 30 (3.25%) Windows 7
11 21 (2.28%) CentOS
12 20 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
13 17 (1.84%) Windows 8
14 16 (1.73%) HPUX
15 15 (1.63%) zOS
16 14 (1.52%) Mac OS X Server
17 12 (1.30%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 8 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (9.75%) ITIL
2 70 (7.58%) Migration
3 49 (5.31%) DevOps
4 41 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 37 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 36 (3.90%) Change Management
7 33 (3.58%) Performance Tuning
8 29 (3.14%) Service Delivery
8 29 (3.14%) CRM
9 25 (2.71%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (2.71%) Open Source
10 24 (2.60%) Workflow
11 22 (2.38%) E-Commerce
12 20 (2.17%) Change Control
13 19 (2.06%) Capacity Management
13 19 (2.06%) Asset Management
14 18 (1.95%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (1.84%) Project Management
16 16 (1.73%) Load Balancing
16 16 (1.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 136 (14.73%) SQL
2 97 (10.51%) PowerShell
3 81 (8.78%) Perl
3 81 (8.78%) Python
4 64 (6.93%) Java
5 53 (5.74%) Bash Shell
6 44 (4.77%) JavaScript
7 43 (4.66%) Shell Script
8 26 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 21 (2.28%) VBScript
10 20 (2.17%) C#
11 19 (2.06%) Jython
11 19 (2.06%) C
12 18 (1.95%) VB
13 17 (1.84%) PHP
13 17 (1.84%) Korn
14 11 (1.19%) Ruby
14 11 (1.19%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.54%) C++
16 4 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 38 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 36 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.93%) MCSE
4 26 (2.82%) Degree
5 17 (1.84%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.63%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.19%) NCDA
8 11 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.08%) RHCE
9 10 (1.08%) CCNA
10 9 (0.98%) MCP
11 7 (0.76%) NCIE
11 7 (0.76%) MCITP
12 6 (0.65%) IBM Certification
12 6 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.65%) CCA
12 6 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (0.54%) MCSA
13 5 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.82%) SLA
2 12 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (1.08%) QA
4 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.22%) BS7799
5 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) Basel III
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 164 (17.77%) Active Directory
2 95 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.68%) NFS
4 33 (3.58%) vSphere
5 23 (2.49%) XenApp
6 22 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 21 (2.28%) XenDesktop
7 21 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (2.17%) VMware ESX
9 19 (2.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (1.63%) Samba
11 12 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.08%) HDFS
13 9 (0.98%) KVM
14 8 (0.87%) vCloud
14 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.65%) Terminal Services
17 5 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
17 5 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 63 (6.83%) Puppet
2 25 (2.71%) SCCM
3 23 (2.49%) SCOM
4 22 (2.38%) WSUS
4 22 (2.38%) Nagios
5 21 (2.28%) NetBackup
6 20 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 20 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (1.95%) EMC VPLEX
7 18 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (1.19%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.08%) HP SIM
10 8 (0.87%) Ansible
11 7 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (0.65%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.65%) CA Wily
12 6 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 176 (19.07%) VMware
2 145 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 122 (13.22%) Oracle
4 88 (9.53%) Red Hat
5 87 (9.43%) Cisco
6 86 (9.32%) IBM
7 76 (8.23%) HP
8 69 (7.48%) NetApp
9 52 (5.63%) Citrix
10 41 (4.44%) EMC
11 27 (2.93%) Sybase
12 24 (2.60%) Veritas
13 21 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (2.06%) Sun
15 18 (1.95%) BMC
15 18 (1.95%) Symantec
15 18 (1.95%) 3PAR
15 18 (1.95%) F5
16 17 (1.84%) Apple
17 16 (1.73%) CA
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable + Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £350 - 380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 90 per day (180 per day pro rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 120pd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £130 - £190 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago