The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 April 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 West Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 102 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.074% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.078% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £23.75
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Server Administrator
Yorkshire

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Server Administrator Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Server Administrator
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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Vacancies
Leeds -14 5 £225 - 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Server Administrator
Yorkshire

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) CommVault
4 4 (33.33%) McAfee
4 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 4 (33.33%) SCCM
4 4 (33.33%) SCOM
4 4 (33.33%) WSUS
4 4 (33.33%) Veeam
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (16.67%) Database Security
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) CommVault
2 4 (33.33%) McAfee
2 4 (33.33%) Sophos
2 4 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft