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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 104 96 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 466 536 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.95% 2.15% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.30% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 356 364
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 31
Average hourly rate £13.60 £19.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.85 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £62.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.58 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+10.49% -1.27%
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
22031 23293 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 93.24% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15796 16084 13908
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 386 507
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 -2 120 £305 -18.66% 73
Kingston Upon Thames -3 4 £333 +8.57% 2
Docklands, London +18 3 £353 +8.46%
Bromley +4 3 £270 -32.50% 1
Uxbridge +1 3 £255 -27.14% 1
Chiswick - 2 £113 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - - 1
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Carshalton - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Edgware - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 271 (30.01%) Linux
2 190 (21.04%) Finance
3 186 (20.60%) Windows
4 170 (18.83%) SQL
5 152 (16.83%) VMware
6 138 (15.28%) Microsoft
7 134 (14.84%) UNIX
8 127 (14.06%) Banking
9 121 (13.40%) Oracle
10 105 (11.63%) Active Directory
11 96 (10.63%) ITIL
12 93 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 91 (10.08%) Red Hat
13 91 (10.08%) Shell Script
14 83 (9.19%) SQL Server
15 80 (8.86%) IBM
16 79 (8.75%) PowerShell
17 77 (8.53%) MS Excel
18 75 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
19 73 (8.08%) Citrix
20 71 (7.86%) SAN
21 68 (7.53%) Migration
22 65 (7.20%) Solaris
23 63 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 62 (6.87%) Perl
24 62 (6.87%) SharePoint
24 62 (6.87%) DNS
25 59 (6.53%) Oracle Database
26 55 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
26 55 (6.09%) MS Office

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 62 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 51 (5.65%) WebSphere
3 50 (5.54%) Apache
4 42 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 40 (4.43%) Tomcat
6 30 (3.32%) IIS
7 29 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (2.99%) WebLogic
9 25 (2.77%) JBoss
10 22 (2.44%) GlassFish
11 19 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (1.44%) SAS
16 11 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
17 10 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
18 8 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
18 8 (0.89%) MQSeries
Applications
1 77 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 55 (6.09%) MS Office
3 28 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.78%) MS Project
6 5 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.44%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.22%) Stata
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.44%) HFM
4 3 (0.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.22%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.22%) Agresso
5 2 (0.22%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.11%) Summit
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.89%) Taleo
4 7 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.78%) Force.com
4 7 (0.78%) SaaS
5 6 (0.66%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.55%) Office 365
7 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.22%) Route 53
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (7.86%) SAN
2 62 (6.87%) DNS
3 34 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 33 (3.65%) Firewall
5 23 (2.55%) SSL
5 23 (2.55%) DHCP
6 20 (2.21%) HTTP
7 18 (1.99%) LDAP
8 17 (1.88%) LAN
9 16 (1.77%) WAN
9 16 (1.77%) NAS
10 12 (1.33%) NetScaler
11 11 (1.22%) Internet
12 10 (1.11%) SSH
13 9 (1.00%) VoIP
13 9 (1.00%) VPN
14 8 (0.89%) FTP
14 8 (0.89%) SMTP
15 7 (0.78%) Intranet
15 7 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.53%) Oracle Database
3 47 (5.20%) MySQL
4 40 (4.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 34 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (2.66%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 17 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (1.33%) DB2
14 10 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (2.10%) Jenkins
2 15 (1.66%) JIRA
3 12 (1.33%) Maven
3 12 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.00%) Introscope
5 8 (0.89%) Subversion
5 8 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.78%) Hudson
6 7 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.55%) ClearQuest
7 5 (0.55%) Toad
8 4 (0.44%) Ant
8 4 (0.44%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.33%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.22%) MSI
10 2 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.22%) ERwin
10 2 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 190 (21.04%) Finance
2 127 (14.06%) Banking
3 29 (3.21%) Investment Banking
4 26 (2.88%) Retail
5 19 (2.10%) Legal
5 19 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.66%) Advertising
7 11 (1.22%) Law
8 10 (1.11%) Publishing
9 9 (1.00%) Marketing
10 6 (0.66%) Games
11 5 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.44%) Front Office
12 4 (0.44%) Back Office
12 4 (0.44%) Electronics
12 4 (0.44%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.33%) Billing
13 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.33%) Local Government
13 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.88%) Middleware
2 25 (2.77%) HTML
3 22 (2.44%) .NET
4 19 (2.10%) CSS
5 14 (1.55%) Mason
6 13 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (1.33%) Web Services
8 10 (1.11%) XML
9 9 (1.00%) Visualforce
9 9 (1.00%) Application Packaging
9 9 (1.00%) LAMP
9 9 (1.00%) Worklight
10 7 (0.78%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.44%) XSLT
11 4 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.33%) XHTML
12 3 (0.33%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.33%) ISPF
12 3 (0.33%) Django
13 2 (0.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.98%) Clustering
3 45 (4.98%) Management Information System
4 42 (4.65%) Replication
5 21 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 19 (2.10%) Open Source
7 13 (1.44%) NHS
8 12 (1.33%) Mainframe
8 12 (1.33%) Statistics
9 9 (1.00%) E-Learning
9 9 (1.00%) Wiki
10 8 (0.89%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.66%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.55%) VSAM
12 5 (0.55%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.55%) Symmetrix DMX
12 5 (0.55%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.44%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.44%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 271 (30.01%) Linux
2 186 (20.60%) Windows
3 134 (14.84%) UNIX
4 75 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (7.20%) Solaris
6 63 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 54 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (3.32%) CentOS
9 29 (3.21%) Windows 7
10 28 (3.10%) AIX
11 23 (2.55%) Ubuntu
11 23 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (2.33%) SUSE
13 14 (1.55%) Windows XP
14 13 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 10 (1.11%) Debian
15 10 (1.11%) zOS
16 9 (1.00%) HPUX
17 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (10.63%) ITIL
2 68 (7.53%) Migration
3 47 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
4 44 (4.87%) DevOps
5 37 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (3.99%) Validation
7 32 (3.54%) Change Management
8 30 (3.32%) Release Management
9 29 (3.21%) Unit Testing
9 29 (3.21%) CRM
10 27 (2.99%) Configuration Management
11 23 (2.55%) E-Commerce
11 23 (2.55%) Performance Monitoring
12 20 (2.21%) Workflow
13 19 (2.10%) Service Management
14 16 (1.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (1.77%) Project Management
14 16 (1.77%) Service Delivery
14 16 (1.77%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (1.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (18.83%) SQL
2 91 (10.08%) Shell Script
3 79 (8.75%) PowerShell
4 62 (6.87%) Perl
5 42 (4.65%) Python
6 41 (4.54%) Bash Shell
7 38 (4.21%) PL/SQL
8 28 (3.10%) Java
9 24 (2.66%) C
10 23 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 18 (1.99%) PHP
12 15 (1.66%) Ruby
12 15 (1.66%) Korn
13 14 (1.55%) C#
13 14 (1.55%) VB
14 13 (1.44%) VBScript
14 13 (1.44%) JavaScript
15 10 (1.11%) Jython
16 9 (1.00%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.99%) Degree
5 10 (1.11%) MCITP
6 9 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.78%) MCSE
8 6 (0.66%) RHCE
9 5 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.55%) CCNP
9 5 (0.55%) CCDP
9 5 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.55%) CCVP
10 4 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.33%) AAT
11 3 (0.33%) NCDA
11 3 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.33%) IBM Certification
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.10%) ISO 9001
2 16 (1.77%) SLA
3 13 (1.44%) QA
4 11 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 105 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 93 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 33 (3.65%) vSphere
5 31 (3.43%) RACF
6 29 (3.21%) XenServer
7 27 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 27 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
7 27 (2.99%) XenApp
8 19 (2.10%) XenDesktop
9 17 (1.88%) Hyper-V
10 14 (1.55%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 9 (1.00%) NFS
13 7 (0.78%) Veritas File System
14 5 (0.55%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.55%) Sendmail
15 3 (0.33%) OpenSSH
15 3 (0.33%) qmail
15 3 (0.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 51 (5.65%) Puppet
2 44 (4.87%) Tivoli
3 37 (4.10%) Nagios
4 28 (3.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 28 (3.10%) SCCM
5 24 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.99%) Data Guard
7 17 (1.88%) SCOM
8 16 (1.77%) NetBackup
8 16 (1.77%) Control-M
9 13 (1.44%) HP SIM
9 13 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (1.11%) Ganglia
10 10 (1.11%) Ansible
11 9 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
12 8 (0.89%) Hyperic
13 7 (0.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
14 6 (0.66%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.55%) YUM
15 5 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 152 (16.83%) VMware
2 138 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 121 (13.40%) Oracle
4 91 (10.08%) Red Hat
5 80 (8.86%) IBM
6 73 (8.08%) Citrix
7 45 (4.98%) HP
8 44 (4.87%) Salesforce.com
9 39 (4.32%) Veritas
10 36 (3.99%) EMC
11 32 (3.54%) NetApp
12 29 (3.21%) Cisco
13 22 (2.44%) LANDesk
14 21 (2.33%) ServiceNow
15 18 (1.99%) SAP
16 17 (1.88%) Google
17 15 (1.66%) Sun
18 11 (1.22%) BMC
19 10 (1.11%) Lotus
19 10 (1.11%) Sybase
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
LA International
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £110 - £140 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £425 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £14 - £15 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day £300-325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
London & Partners
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago