The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 43 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 16 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.17% 2.72% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.93% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £260 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £320 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £103.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
Administrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 717 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.39% 92.76% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 396 392
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 25
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +0.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.50 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) Firewall
8 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.68%) MS Project
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (6.45%) Vectorworks
9 2 (6.45%) XenServer
9 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
9 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
9 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.45%) Vectorworks
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Discoverer
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
1 1 (3.23%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Wiki
1 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) VMS
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (3.23%) CRM
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCP
1 1 (3.23%) MCSA
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (3.23%) CCSA
1 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) XenServer
2 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.45%) Autodesk
6 2 (6.45%) VMware
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Veritas
7 1 (3.23%) Sun
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