Period
to

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Administrator
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 132 135 122
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 57 28 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 0.91% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.97% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 13
10th Percentile £248 £259 £229
25th Percentile £323 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £430 £413
Median % change year-on-year +10.47% +4.24% -8.33%
75th Percentile £563 £491 £490
90th Percentile £576 £538 -
Central London median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
10th Percentile - £11.69 -
25th Percentile - £11.97 £12.50
Median hourly rate - £13.38 £13.00
Median % change year-on-year - +2.88% -
75th Percentile - £14.41 £13.50
90th Percentile - £14.46 -
Central London median hourly rate - £13.38 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +2.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 3,973 2,897 2,529
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.26% 93.85% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,937 2,125 1,900
10th Percentile £359 £350 £306
25th Percentile £463 £444 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £600
90th Percentile £775 £715 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £546 £500
% change year-on-year +0.69% +9.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 38
10th Percentile £16.05 £12.23 £12.48
25th Percentile £25.75 £14.25 £14.41
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.00 £26.22
Median % change year-on-year +84.78% -12.28% +32.76%
75th Percentile £55.25 £32.40 £39.25
90th Percentile £64.45 £39.55 £53.70
Central London median hourly rate £41.50 £22.75 £26.44
% change year-on-year +82.42% -13.96% +32.20%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Administrator in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Administrator in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Administrator in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, Administrator contract jobs required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Social Skills
3 12 (21.05%) Windows
3 12 (21.05%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) DevOps
4 11 (19.30%) Azure
4 11 (19.30%) Finance
5 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
6 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 8 (14.04%) Bitbucket
7 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
7 8 (14.04%) Kubernetes
7 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.28%) Unix
8 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
8 7 (12.28%) JIRA
8 7 (12.28%) TeamCity
8 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 6 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (10.53%) Degree
9 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
9 6 (10.53%) CRM
9 6 (10.53%) SQL
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle
10 5 (8.77%) .NET
10 5 (8.77%) C#
10 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) Confluence
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MoSes
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.75%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (7.02%) Power Platform
4 3 (5.26%) PowerApps
5 2 (3.51%) AWS
5 2 (3.51%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (3.51%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.75%) GCP
6 1 (1.75%) GitHub
6 1 (1.75%) IaaS
6 1 (1.75%) NuGet
6 1 (1.75%) Nutanix
6 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.75%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SSL
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.75%) DMZ
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) SMTP
4 1 (1.75%) SSH
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.26%) Power BI
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Bitbucket
3 7 (12.28%) JIRA
3 7 (12.28%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.75%) Crucible
5 1 (1.75%) FishEye
5 1 (1.75%) GitLab
5 1 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (1.75%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.75%) PeopleTools
5 1 (1.75%) Serena SBM
5 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 16 (28.07%) Social Skills
2 11 (19.30%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) International Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
5 1 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) Ajax
3 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
3 2 (3.51%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) DHTML
4 1 (1.75%) XHTML
4 1 (1.75%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Reinsurance
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Blog
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) DataPower
5 1 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Solaris
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.75%) SUSE
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) DevOps
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) CRM
3 5 (8.77%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Migration
3 5 (8.77%) Statistics
3 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (7.02%) Data Management
4 4 (7.02%) Validation
5 3 (5.26%) Accounts Payable
5 3 (5.26%) Agile
5 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.26%) ITSM
5 3 (5.26%) Service Management
5 3 (5.26%) Software Licensing
5 3 (5.26%) Storage Management
5 3 (5.26%) Workflow
6 2 (3.51%) Critical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) Bash
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 3 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) GDPR
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Docker
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.75%) NFS
4 1 (1.75%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.02%) Ansible
3 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.51%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.75%) Control-M
5 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.75%) Icinga
5 1 (1.75%) QRadar
5 1 (1.75%) Terraform
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.77%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 3 (5.26%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) DocuSign
6 2 (3.51%) Pardot
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) Veeam
7 1 (1.75%) BMC
7 1 (1.75%) Brocade
7 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.75%) EMC
7 1 (1.75%) Informatica
7 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.75%) Siebel
7 1 (1.75%) Sybase