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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 382 401 410
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 33 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £289 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £293 £239
% change year-on-year
+19.14% +22.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - -
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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
22549 23350 24613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.05% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15536 16044 16216
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 442 614
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 +29 11 £363 +10.68% 1
Bromley - - - -
Carshalton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) VMware
3 31 (50.00%) IBM
4 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
6 25 (40.32%) ITIL
7 24 (38.71%) HP
7 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (33.87%) vSphere
10 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
11 16 (25.81%) Citrix
12 14 (22.58%) Retail
13 12 (19.35%) Clustering
13 12 (19.35%) SAN
13 12 (19.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
13 12 (19.35%) SQL
13 12 (19.35%) VBScript
14 11 (17.74%) Linux
14 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
15 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
15 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (14.52%) Replication
16 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
16 9 (14.52%) VMware Server
16 9 (14.52%) XenApp
16 9 (14.52%) 3PAR
16 9 (14.52%) Apache
16 9 (14.52%) WebSphere Application Server

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (14.52%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (14.52%) Apache
1 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (8.06%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) SAN
2 8 (12.90%) HTTP
2 8 (12.90%) DNS
2 8 (12.90%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.61%) MySQL
8 1 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Introscope
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (22.58%) Retail
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Middleware
2 6 (9.68%) Worklight
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Clustering
2 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) Replication
4 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
4 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
4 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.84%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.74%) Linux
5 4 (6.45%) UNIX
6 2 (3.23%) zOS
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) ITIL
2 7 (11.29%) Change Management
2 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.06%) Migration
3 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.45%) Change Control
5 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.84%) High Availability
5 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.23%) Information Management
6 2 (3.23%) Time Management
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.61%) DevOps
7 1 (1.61%) Database Tuning
7 1 (1.61%) Database Security
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) VBScript
3 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.68%) Perl
5 6 (9.68%) Jython
5 6 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) PHP5
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (33.87%) vSphere
4 9 (14.52%) XenApp
4 9 (14.52%) VMware Server
5 5 (8.06%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Tivoli
2 8 (12.90%) HP SIM
3 3 (4.84%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) VMware
2 31 (50.00%) IBM
3 24 (38.71%) HP
4 16 (25.81%) Citrix
5 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.52%) 3PAR
7 5 (8.06%) Veeam
7 5 (8.06%) ServiceNow
7 5 (8.06%) ATG
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle
9 3 (4.84%) Google
10 2 (3.23%) CommVault
11 1 (1.61%) Apple
11 1 (1.61%) Symantec
11 1 (1.61%) RightFax
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