The table below looks at the statistics for the Network 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 Network Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Administrator
Rank 405 398 401
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate £413 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £247 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £313 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.80% -34.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +138.09%
Network 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
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Administrator across the London region.

Network Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Administrator across the London region.

Network Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network 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 Network Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +36 1 £413 +22.22%
Bromley - 1 - -
Network Administrator
England

Network Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network 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 Network Administrator in their job title.

1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) LAN
4 10 (34.48%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) OSPF
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) Wireless
6 8 (27.59%) F5
6 8 (27.59%) BGP
6 8 (27.59%) Firmware
7 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (24.14%) CCNA
7 7 (24.14%) Internet
7 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
7 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
7 7 (24.14%) Information Security
7 7 (24.14%) BIG-IP
7 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (20.69%) WLAN
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) DHCP
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) Nagios
9 5 (17.24%) Juniper
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) CCSA
9 5 (17.24%) Change Management

Network Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network 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 Network Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
1 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) OSPF
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) BGP
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 7 (24.14%) BIG-IP
4 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
4 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (24.14%) Internet
5 6 (20.69%) WLAN
6 5 (17.24%) DHCP
6 5 (17.24%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 4 (13.79%) MRTG
7 4 (13.79%) Network Security
8 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
8 3 (10.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) POSIX
2 1 (3.45%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 3 (10.34%) Debian
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Information Security
1 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.90%) E-Discovery
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) Korn
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CCNA
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCSA
3 3 (10.34%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) CCSE
4 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Firmware
2 4 (13.79%) Samba
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) iptables
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
3 3 (10.34%) Postfix
3 3 (10.34%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) BIND 9
4 1 (3.45%) Ceph
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) Dovecot
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) KVM
4 1 (3.45%) oVirt
4 1 (3.45%) pfSense
4 1 (3.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (10.34%) systemd
3 2 (6.90%) EnCase
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Cacti
4 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) RANCID
4 1 (3.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) F5
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) Juniper
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) BT
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
5 3 (10.34%) Supermicro
5 3 (10.34%) Verint
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.90%) CA
6 2 (6.90%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.45%) Sun
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec