The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 96 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 500 496 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.07% 2.30% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.47% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 329 416
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 34
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.73 £22.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.50% -11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.30 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Administrator
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 140 £338 -3.57% 54
Croydon -9 8 £430 +32.30% 3
Uxbridge - 7 £245 -
Canary Wharf +26 4 £115 -78.09%
Bromley - 3 - -
Brentford -1 2 £450 +45.16%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 2 £375 -0.66% 1
Feltham -7 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £70 -
Upminster - - - - 1
Romford - - - - 2
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Barking - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - - 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 309 (30.84%) Linux
2 242 (24.15%) Finance
3 237 (23.65%) Windows
4 233 (23.25%) UNIX
5 179 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 164 (16.37%) SQL
6 164 (16.37%) VMware
7 150 (14.97%) SAN
8 148 (14.77%) Oracle
9 144 (14.37%) Solaris
10 134 (13.37%) Banking
11 133 (13.27%) Microsoft
12 131 (13.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 128 (12.77%) ITIL
14 117 (11.68%) Active Directory
14 117 (11.68%) DNS
15 114 (11.38%) SQL Server
16 112 (11.18%) Puppet
17 107 (10.68%) Perl
18 105 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
19 100 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
20 99 (9.88%) SharePoint
21 94 (9.38%) Apache
21 94 (9.38%) MS Excel
22 86 (8.58%) Shell Script
23 80 (7.98%) Migration
24 76 (7.58%) Veritas
25 72 (7.19%) Java
25 72 (7.19%) IBM
26 71 (7.09%) HP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 99 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 94 (9.38%) Apache
3 66 (6.59%) Tomcat
4 60 (5.99%) MS Exchange
5 51 (5.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 47 (4.69%) IIS
7 36 (3.59%) WebSphere
8 31 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 30 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.70%) nginx
11 17 (1.70%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.40%) SAS
12 14 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (1.30%) Confluence
13 13 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
14 12 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
15 11 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 94 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.69%) MS Office
3 24 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.70%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.20%) InDesign
8 1 (0.100%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.100%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.30%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.20%) HFM
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.20%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.100%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.100%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.100%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.100%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 1 (0.100%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (2.30%) Office 365
4 14 (1.40%) Amazon S3
5 10 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.50%) Joyent
6 5 (0.50%) SaaS
7 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.40%) Force.com
8 2 (0.20%) PaaS
8 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.100%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.100%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.100%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 150 (14.97%) SAN
2 117 (11.68%) DNS
3 69 (6.89%) TCP/IP
4 64 (6.39%) NAS
5 57 (5.69%) LDAP
6 54 (5.39%) DHCP
7 35 (3.49%) Firewall
8 29 (2.89%) HTTP
9 25 (2.50%) WAN
10 24 (2.40%) LAN
11 22 (2.20%) SSH
12 21 (2.10%) FTP
13 20 (2.00%) VPN
13 20 (2.00%) Internet
14 18 (1.80%) SSL
15 16 (1.60%) SMTP
16 13 (1.30%) Intranet
17 12 (1.20%) SNMP
18 11 (1.10%) VoIP
19 10 (1.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.69%) MySQL
3 54 (5.39%) Oracle Database
4 39 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 25 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 23 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (1.70%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (1.50%) DB2
12 14 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (1.10%) MongoDB
14 11 (1.10%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (1.10%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (2.59%) JIRA
2 22 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.40%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.30%) Subversion
5 10 (1.00%) FishEye
6 9 (0.90%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.70%) Hudson
7 7 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (0.70%) ClearQuest
8 6 (0.60%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.50%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.40%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.30%) Toad
12 1 (0.100%) CA Gen
12 1 (0.100%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.100%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.100%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.100%) MSI
12 1 (0.100%) ERwin
General
1 242 (24.15%) Finance
2 134 (13.37%) Banking
3 49 (4.89%) Investment Banking
4 29 (2.89%) Retail
5 26 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 21 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.00%) Legal
7 20 (2.00%) Publishing
7 20 (2.00%) Marketing
8 19 (1.90%) Law
9 12 (1.20%) Games
9 12 (1.20%) Advertising
10 11 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.40%) Back Office
11 4 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) Billing
13 2 (0.20%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) German Language
14 1 (0.100%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.49%) Web Services
1 35 (3.49%) .NET
2 21 (2.10%) HTML
3 17 (1.70%) LAMP
4 15 (1.50%) Mason
5 14 (1.40%) J2EE
6 12 (1.20%) CSS
7 10 (1.00%) Middleware
7 10 (1.00%) XML
8 8 (0.80%) Regular Expression
9 7 (0.70%) jQuery
10 6 (0.60%) XMPP
10 6 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (0.50%) Software Packaging
11 5 (0.50%) Visualforce
11 5 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (0.40%) Flash
12 4 (0.40%) JMS
12 4 (0.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.29%) Clustering
2 30 (2.99%) Replication
3 18 (1.80%) NHS
4 17 (1.70%) CLARiiON
5 16 (1.60%) Open Source
6 14 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.30%) Hedge funds
7 13 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.10%) Symmetrix DMX
9 10 (1.00%) Wiki
10 9 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 8 (0.80%) Firmware
11 8 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.80%) Celerra
12 6 (0.60%) FMCG
13 5 (0.50%) CMDB
13 5 (0.50%) Statistics
13 5 (0.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 309 (30.84%) Linux
2 237 (23.65%) Windows
3 233 (23.25%) UNIX
4 144 (14.37%) Solaris
5 131 (13.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 100 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (5.29%) Ubuntu
9 39 (3.89%) Windows 7
10 38 (3.79%) AIX
11 27 (2.69%) CentOS
12 24 (2.40%) Debian
13 22 (2.20%) SUSE
14 17 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (1.60%) Windows XP
16 14 (1.40%) Windows 2000
17 13 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
18 8 (0.80%) zOS
19 6 (0.60%) HPUX
19 6 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (12.77%) ITIL
2 80 (7.98%) Migration
3 52 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (4.39%) Change Management
6 42 (4.19%) Configuration Management
7 39 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (3.29%) Capacity Planning
9 29 (2.89%) CRM
10 28 (2.79%) Project Management
11 24 (2.40%) Asset Management
11 24 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (2.20%) E-Commerce
13 21 (2.10%) Service Delivery
14 20 (2.00%) Service Management
14 20 (2.00%) Workflow
15 19 (1.90%) Performance Management
15 19 (1.90%) Problem Management
16 18 (1.80%) Business Continuity
17 17 (1.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 164 (16.37%) SQL
2 107 (10.68%) Perl
3 86 (8.58%) Shell Script
4 72 (7.19%) Java
5 53 (5.29%) PowerShell
6 52 (5.19%) Bash Shell
7 39 (3.89%) Python
8 33 (3.29%) Ruby
9 24 (2.40%) JavaScript
10 20 (2.00%) VBScript
10 20 (2.00%) PHP
11 19 (1.90%) Korn
11 19 (1.90%) T-SQL
12 18 (1.80%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.80%) C
13 16 (1.60%) VB
14 10 (1.00%) VBA
15 7 (0.70%) C#
16 5 (0.50%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (3.69%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.89%) Degree
4 23 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.70%) MCSE
7 13 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.30%) MCITP
8 12 (1.20%) RHCE
9 11 (1.10%) CCNA
9 11 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.90%) MCTS
10 9 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.70%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.60%) OCP
12 6 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.40%) Siebel Certification
13 4 (0.40%) CCIE
13 4 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.10%) SLA
2 18 (1.80%) QA
3 11 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.100%) EMIR
6 1 (0.100%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.100%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 117 (11.68%) Active Directory
2 105 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (5.79%) NFS
4 42 (4.19%) VMware ESX
5 34 (3.39%) vSphere
6 30 (2.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 24 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (2.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 17 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (1.60%) Samba
9 16 (1.60%) Sendmail
10 15 (1.50%) Veritas File System
10 15 (1.50%) XenApp
10 15 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (1.10%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.80%) Squid
12 8 (0.80%) Cronacle
13 7 (0.70%) KVM
13 7 (0.70%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 112 (11.18%) Puppet
2 61 (6.09%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (3.59%) Nagios
4 24 (2.40%) SCCM
5 19 (1.90%) Data Guard
6 17 (1.70%) Ganglia
6 17 (1.70%) Tivoli
7 16 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (1.20%) NetBackup
9 11 (1.10%) Cobbler
10 10 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (0.90%) HAProxy
12 8 (0.80%) BladeLogic
12 8 (0.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 8 (0.80%) SCOM
12 8 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (0.60%) HP SIM
14 6 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 4 (0.40%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 179 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 164 (16.37%) VMware
3 148 (14.77%) Oracle
4 133 (13.27%) Microsoft
5 76 (7.58%) Veritas
6 72 (7.19%) IBM
7 71 (7.09%) HP
8 67 (6.69%) EMC
9 60 (5.99%) Sun
10 56 (5.59%) Cisco
11 46 (4.59%) Citrix
12 43 (4.29%) NetApp
13 36 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (2.89%) SAP
15 22 (2.20%) Sybase
15 22 (2.20%) JBoss
16 19 (1.90%) Splunk
17 14 (1.40%) Siebel
17 14 (1.40%) SolarWinds
18 12 (1.20%) Cognos
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £15 - £19.50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis IT
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Rate: £468.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago