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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 422 430 398
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 15 4 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.017% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.018% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 27
Median daily rate £363 £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £118.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +295.83%
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
21561 22357 23076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.74% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15342 15679 15683
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 334 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Canary Wharf - 1 £275 -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (42.86%) Windows
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) IBM
5 11 (31.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (31.43%) DNS
5 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
6 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 9 (25.71%) AIX
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.86%) Unix
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) Migration
10 6 (17.14%) SCOM
10 6 (17.14%) SSL
11 5 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (14.29%) Solaris
11 5 (14.29%) Apache
11 5 (14.29%) Perl
11 5 (14.29%) SQL
11 5 (14.29%) HP
11 5 (14.29%) SAN
11 5 (14.29%) NetApp
11 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 5 (14.29%) Finance

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 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
1 11 (31.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) SSL
4 5 (14.29%) SAN
5 4 (11.43%) HTTP
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
6 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) FCoE
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) FTP
7 1 (2.86%) Internet
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) SMTP
7 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.86%) VLAN
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Introscope
2 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) AIX
4 8 (22.86%) Unix
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.29%) Solaris
6 5 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (8.57%) Mac OS
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) BCP
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Facilities Management
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Jython
3 4 (11.43%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCNA
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) ACSP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) Docker
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) NFS
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCOM
2 4 (11.43%) Nagios
2 4 (11.43%) WSUS
3 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.57%) SCCM
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.86%) Ambari
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) ATG
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.71%) Adobe
7 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) EPiServer
7 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
7 2 (5.71%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Altiris
8 1 (2.86%) BMC
8 1 (2.86%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle