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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 45 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 18 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.47% 3.00% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 3.27% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 10
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £103.75 - £17.13
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 - £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £172.75 - £21.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
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
672 612 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.05% 91.89% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 381 350
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 25
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £32.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) UNIX
3 9 (26.47%) SAN
4 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 7 (20.59%) NetApp
4 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 7 (20.59%) HP
4 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
5 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 6 (17.65%) Workflow
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) HPUX
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix
7 4 (11.76%) AIX
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
8 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (8.82%) IMAP
8 3 (8.82%) Perl

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Maximo
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) IMAP
3 3 (8.82%) SMTP
4 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) DCOM
1 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) MDX
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSL
2 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) UNIX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 5 (14.71%) HPUX
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) AIX
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.88%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Workflow
1 6 (17.65%) Change Management
2 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.88%) Fund Management
5 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) Data Security
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Sendmail
3 2 (5.88%) XenApp
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) WMI
1 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Ionix
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) NetApp
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) SAP
6 3 (8.82%) EMC
6 3 (8.82%) webMethods
7 2 (5.88%) Meru Networks
7 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) Compaq
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) BMC
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
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