The median contractor rate for a Server Administrator was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 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.

Server Administrator
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 415 413
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 9 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.079% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.082% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 18
London median daily rate £393 £350 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.28% -6.97%  
10th Percentile £366 £283 £300
90th Percentile £412 £500 £475
England median daily rate £398 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +13.71% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £62.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -21.53% -40.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19728 20608 22170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.25% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 49226 53698 57849
London median daily rate £500 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
10th Percentile £306 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £640 £631
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 773 758 1434
London median hourly rate £19.82 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -6.57%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £44.95 £52.17
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Administrator in London

Server Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Administrator in London

Server Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Administrator in London

Server Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 1 £413 +10.00% 1
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Server 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 London region featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Office 365
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Task Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) DFS Replication
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp

Server Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Introscope
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Server Patching
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Jython
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) DFS Replication
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (8.33%) vMotion
4 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 2 (16.67%) Brocade
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) ATG
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas
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