Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 91 89
Rank change year-on-year -61 -2 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 92 177 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.43% 2.58% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.71% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 149 206
City of London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £261 £239 £163
90th Percentile £538 £514 £475
Central London median daily rate £411 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.13% +10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 11
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 - £21.00
10th Percentile £12.27 - £8.60
90th Percentile £30.07 - £66.25
Central London median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.00

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6174 6525 10909
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.77% 95.28% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4734 5240 8353
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £453 £450
% change year-on-year +7.73% +0.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 165
City of London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.68% +1.30% +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.52 £11.48 £10.35
90th Percentile £30.04 £35.86 £37.03
Central London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.60
% change year-on-year -13.74% +7.51% +6.29%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Administrator in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 3 £294 -
Administrator
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 37 (40.22%) Linux
2 29 (31.52%) Finance
3 27 (29.35%) Windows
4 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (21.74%) Banking
6 19 (20.65%) VMware
7 18 (19.57%) Unix
7 18 (19.57%) ITIL
8 17 (18.48%) Python
9 16 (17.39%) SQL
9 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.22%) Project Management
10 14 (15.22%) Windows Server
11 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
12 12 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (13.04%) Change Management
12 12 (13.04%) DNS
12 12 (13.04%) DevOps
13 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.96%) Oracle
13 11 (11.96%) Configuration Management
14 10 (10.87%) Investment Banking
14 10 (10.87%) JIRA
14 10 (10.87%) Problem Management
15 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (9.78%) Puppet
15 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
15 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
15 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Office

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 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.35%) JBoss
3 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.26%) Confluence
3 3 (3.26%) Jetty
3 3 (3.26%) nginx
3 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.17%) CMS
4 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.09%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (1.09%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.70%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 2 (2.17%) Yammer
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.09%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) SAN
3 5 (5.43%) DHCP
4 4 (4.35%) SSL
4 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.26%) Firewall
5 3 (3.26%) Internet
5 3 (3.26%) Kerberos
5 3 (3.26%) LAN
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.17%) Skype
6 2 (2.17%) VLAN
6 2 (2.17%) WAN
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.09%) LDAP
7 1 (1.09%) NAS
7 1 (1.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Big Data
2 7 (7.61%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.61%) MySQL
3 5 (5.43%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.35%) HBase
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.26%) Impala
5 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.26%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.17%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.17%) SQLite
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Zeppelin
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) JIRA
2 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.09%) GitLab
5 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.09%) PVCS
5 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 6 (6.52%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) German Language
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) Kafka
2 3 (3.26%) Servlets
3 2 (2.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.17%) PySpark
3 2 (2.17%) scikit-learn
3 2 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Tez
4 1 (1.09%) CSS
4 1 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.52%) Hedge funds
2 4 (4.35%) CMDB
2 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.35%) User Experience
3 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.26%) iPad
3 3 (3.26%) iPhone
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.09%) Fintech
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.22%) Linux
2 27 (29.35%) Windows
3 18 (19.57%) Unix
4 14 (15.22%) Windows Server
5 12 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.70%) Solaris
7 7 (7.61%) CentOS
7 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.26%) Android
9 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.17%) SUSE
10 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.09%) AIX
11 1 (1.09%) Fedora
11 1 (1.09%) HPUX
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Project Management
3 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.04%) Change Management
4 12 (13.04%) DevOps
5 11 (11.96%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.87%) Problem Management
7 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.61%) Service Management
9 5 (5.43%) AOP
9 5 (5.43%) B2C
9 5 (5.43%) Migration
9 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
10 4 (4.35%) Release Management
10 4 (4.35%) Service Design
11 3 (3.26%) Patch Management
11 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) Python
2 16 (17.39%) SQL
3 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.70%) Java
5 8 (8.70%) Perl
6 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.52%) Ruby
8 2 (2.17%) COBOL
8 2 (2.17%) Scala
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.09%) Julia
9 1 (1.09%) Korn
9 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MCSE
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) PMO
3 2 (2.17%) SLA
4 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.09%) SEPA
System Software
1 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (4.35%) HDFS
3 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.35%) vSphere
3 4 (4.35%) XenApp
3 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Flume
4 3 (3.26%) Docker
4 3 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.17%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.09%) NFS
6 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) Puppet
1 9 (9.78%) vCenter Server
2 7 (7.61%) SCCM
3 5 (5.43%) SCOM
4 4 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.26%) Oozie
5 3 (3.26%) Terraform
6 2 (2.17%) Ambari
6 2 (2.17%) Ansible
6 2 (2.17%) Control-M
6 2 (2.17%) Nagios
6 2 (2.17%) Packer
7 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.09%) Kibana
7 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.09%) Mesos
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) VMware
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.96%) Oracle
4 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.70%) Cisco
5 8 (8.70%) EMC
6 7 (7.61%) AppDynamics
6 7 (7.61%) ServiceNow
6 7 (7.61%) Splunk
7 6 (6.52%) NetApp
8 5 (5.43%) Citrix
8 5 (5.43%) SaltStack
9 4 (4.35%) Veritas
10 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.26%) Cloudera
10 3 (3.26%) Hortonworks
10 3 (3.26%) IBM
10 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.26%) Sybase
11 2 (2.17%) Palantir
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