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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 46 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 18 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 2.99% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 3.32% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 12
Average daily rate
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£285 £295 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £230 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.83% -1.66%
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
690 603 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.04% 90.13% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 360 256
Average daily rate £364 £342 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -2.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £27.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 July 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 July 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 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) MS Project
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Vectorworks
6 2 (7.69%) XenServer
6 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Autodesk
6 2 (7.69%) Finance
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Retail

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.69%) Vectorworks
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) Wiki
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) VMS
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) Change Management
2 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (3.85%) Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
2 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
1 1 (3.85%) MCSA
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (3.85%) CCSA
1 1 (3.85%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) XenServer
2 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.69%) Autodesk
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Sun