The first table below looks at the demand for the Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 377 401 415
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 23 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.062% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.067% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £340 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £316 £255
% change year-on-year
+29.64% +24.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.82 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21256 22408 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.80% 92.45% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14623 15254 15784
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 474 640
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 +27 5 £323 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title.

1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (42.59%) ITIL
3 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (35.19%) HP
5 18 (33.33%) IBM
6 17 (31.48%) PowerShell
7 16 (29.63%) SQL
8 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
9 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (22.22%) Retail
11 11 (20.37%) VBScript
11 11 (20.37%) vSphere
12 10 (18.52%) Linux
13 8 (14.81%) DNS
13 8 (14.81%) Finance
14 7 (12.96%) Banking
14 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
14 7 (12.96%) HP SIM
15 6 (11.11%) SSL
15 6 (11.11%) Citrix
15 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (11.11%) SAN
15 6 (11.11%) Apache
15 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
15 6 (11.11%) Perl
15 6 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) Apache
1 6 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) SSL
2 6 (11.11%) SAN
3 5 (9.26%) HTTP
4 3 (5.56%) FCoE
4 3 (5.56%) NAS
4 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) Intranet
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) SSH
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.70%) QlikView
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.85%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Introscope
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (22.22%) Retail
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 7 (12.96%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) Worklight
3 2 (3.70%) XHTML
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Clustering
2 4 (7.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (18.52%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) UNIX
5 2 (3.70%) zOS
5 2 (3.70%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) ITIL
2 6 (11.11%) Change Management
3 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.41%) Change Control
5 3 (5.56%) Time Management
5 3 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.85%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) DevOps
7 1 (1.85%) Data Transformation
7 1 (1.85%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.63%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) VBScript
4 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
5 6 (11.11%) Perl
6 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Jython
7 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) VCP5
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) NCDA
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) vSphere
3 4 (7.41%) NFS
3 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) HP SIM
2 3 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) VMware
2 19 (35.19%) HP
3 18 (33.33%) IBM
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (9.26%) NetApp
7 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.56%) ATG
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco
9 1 (1.85%) Sun
9 1 (1.85%) StorageTek
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 600 per day + Some Travel Expenses
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