The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 51 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 15 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.69% 1.62% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.79% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Average daily rate
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£273 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £151 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £413 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £289
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -10.34%
Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
823 559 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.78% 90.60% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 370 526
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 49
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -42.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.60 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (42.42%) Windows
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (27.27%) Samba
4 9 (27.27%) Apache
4 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 8 (24.24%) HP
5 8 (24.24%) SAN
5 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) MySQL
5 8 (24.24%) Debian
5 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
5 8 (24.24%) Postfix
6 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (21.21%) LDAP
6 7 (21.21%) LAN
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (18.18%) Firewall
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) EMC
7 6 (18.18%) Citrix
7 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 6 (18.18%) NAS
7 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 6 (18.18%) Puppet
8 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
8 5 (15.15%) DevOps

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (27.27%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) nginx
3 4 (12.12%) Confluence
3 4 (12.12%) MediaWiki
4 3 (9.09%) Moodle
4 3 (9.09%) Drupal
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.03%) Lync
6 1 (3.03%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) LDAP
2 7 (21.21%) LAN
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) NAS
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
5 4 (12.12%) IPv6
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security
5 4 (12.12%) IPsec
5 4 (12.12%) OSPF
5 4 (12.12%) BGP
5 4 (12.12%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Hudson
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) HornetQ
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Wiki
2 3 (9.09%) VLE
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Debian
3 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) CentOS
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Scientific Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.06%) UNIX
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (15.15%) DevOps
2 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (6.06%) Data Entry
3 2 (6.06%) Validation
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Network Management
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) PHP
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby
2 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 5 (15.15%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (27.27%) Samba
3 8 (24.24%) Postfix
4 4 (12.12%) NFS
4 4 (12.12%) XenServer
5 3 (9.09%) KVM
5 3 (9.09%) Xen
5 3 (9.09%) Sendmail
6 2 (6.06%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (24.24%) HP
4 6 (18.18%) EMC
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) Brocade
6 3 (9.09%) SAP
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Meru Networks
7 2 (6.06%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) JBoss