The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Server Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 407 413 411
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 13 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.062% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.066% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
Median daily rate £413 £325 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +71.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £183 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Server 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
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Server Administrator in the job title.

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Server Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Server Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Server Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Server Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Server Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 3 £450 +32.35% 1
Croydon - 2 - -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Server Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (55.17%) VMware
4 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) DNS
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
9 8 (27.59%) Firewall
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) SCCM
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (17.24%) IBM
12 5 (17.24%) IIS
12 5 (17.24%) Unix
12 5 (17.24%) SLA
12 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) SCOM
12 5 (17.24%) Banking
13 4 (13.79%) Migration
13 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.79%) DHCP

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) Confluence
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) SSL
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) HTTP
5 2 (6.90%) Internet
5 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) FCoE
6 1 (3.45%) Intranet
6 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ClearQuest
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.45%) Introscope
General
1 5 (17.24%) Banking
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.24%) Unix
7 4 (13.79%) AIX
8 3 (10.34%) CentOS
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.34%) Solaris
9 2 (6.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
10 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
10 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Server Building
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) VB
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) Jython
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCNA
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) KVM
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) Puppet
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.90%) WSUS
5 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.45%) Nagios
5 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.90%) EPiServer
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
6 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.45%) arcserve
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) CA
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) Meraki
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam