The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 360 389 400
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 40 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.12% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 4
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£390 £288 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -15.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.47% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £31.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 - -
Server Administrator
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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
20827 21696 20372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.08% 92.87% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14407 15275 13736
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 387 454
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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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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 +21 13 £450 +28.57%
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
3 26 (47.27%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
5 17 (30.91%) IBM
5 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (29.09%) HP
6 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (27.27%) VMware
8 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
8 12 (21.82%) ITIL
8 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (20.00%) Oracle
9 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (18.18%) Clustering
10 10 (18.18%) Finance
10 10 (18.18%) Citrix
10 10 (18.18%) 3PAR
11 9 (16.36%) Cisco
11 9 (16.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (16.36%) Replication
11 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
12 8 (14.55%) Jython
12 8 (14.55%) Migration
12 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 9 (16.36%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (7.27%) CICS
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) SAS
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) LAN
1 8 (14.55%) WAN
1 8 (14.55%) SAN
2 6 (10.91%) DNS
2 6 (10.91%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) MySQL
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.27%) DB2
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.82%) DTS
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Introscope
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.82%) ERwin
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Law
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Web Services
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) Worklight
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Clustering
2 9 (16.36%) Replication
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.27%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.27%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.27%) LPAR
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.82%) Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Equities
5 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.82%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.55%) AIX
5 8 (14.55%) Linux
6 5 (9.09%) UNIX
7 4 (7.27%) zOS
7 4 (7.27%) Solaris
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL
1 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
2 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (14.55%) Server Building
3 4 (7.27%) Change Management
3 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
3 4 (7.27%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.64%) Change Control
5 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.82%) OpenUP
5 1 (1.82%) Data Modelling
5 1 (1.82%) Time Management
5 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.55%) Jython
4 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.27%) Korn
5 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.45%) VBScript
6 3 (5.45%) Tcl
7 2 (3.64%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) vSphere
4 6 (10.91%) VMware Server
4 6 (10.91%) XenApp
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (1.82%) SRDF
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (10.91%) HP SIM
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.27%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.27%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.27%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.64%) SCCM
4 1 (1.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) IBM
2 16 (29.09%) HP
3 15 (27.27%) VMware
4 11 (20.00%) Oracle
4 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.18%) Citrix
5 10 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 9 (16.36%) Cisco
7 4 (7.27%) CA
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
9 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.82%) CommVault
9 1 (1.82%) Dell
9 1 (1.82%) Remedy
9 1 (1.82%) Interwoven
9 1 (1.82%) ATG
9 1 (1.82%) OpenText
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