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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 53 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 8 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 1.94% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 2.17% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -3.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £339 £278
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £9.30 £11.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.13 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.78% +4.31%
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
706 507 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.57% 89.58% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 307 260
Average daily rate £375 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £184 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 41
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.65 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £26.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (11.11%) Clustering
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (11.11%) Intranet
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) HPUX
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) SUSE
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Informix
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Wiki
1 2 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) HPUX
3 2 (11.11%) SUSE
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Document Management
2 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.56%) System Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Sun
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) EMC
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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