The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 11 36 12
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 41 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.79% 3.25% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.58% 3.51% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 6 9
Average daily rate
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£299 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £293 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £295
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% -5.00%
Administrator
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
354 342 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.16% 92.68% 90.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 218 135
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 52
Average hourly rate £20.50 £39.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 35 (59.32%) Linux
2 28 (47.46%) UNIX
3 16 (27.12%) Ruby
3 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (27.12%) Puppet
3 16 (27.12%) DevOps
3 16 (27.12%) Configuration Management
4 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
4 14 (23.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
6 11 (18.64%) Windows
7 9 (15.25%) VMware
8 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
8 8 (13.56%) LAN
8 8 (13.56%) WAN
9 7 (11.86%) Python
9 7 (11.86%) Web Services
9 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
10 6 (10.17%) Data Security
11 5 (8.47%) Workflow
11 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
11 5 (8.47%) Oracle
11 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.47%) NetApp
11 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (8.47%) CentOS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Zope
6 1 (1.69%) Plone
6 1 (1.69%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) IaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) LAN
1 8 (13.56%) WAN
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) VLAN
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) Application Packaging
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (3.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.78%) Statistics
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) LIMS
3 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Linux
2 28 (47.46%) UNIX
3 14 (23.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (18.64%) Windows
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
7 5 (8.47%) CentOS
8 4 (6.78%) Debian
9 1 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (27.12%) DevOps
1 16 (27.12%) Configuration Management
2 6 (10.17%) Data Security
3 5 (8.47%) Workflow
4 4 (6.78%) Project Management
5 3 (5.08%) Market Research
6 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) B2B
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL
7 1 (1.69%) Information Management
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.69%) Database Security
7 1 (1.69%) High Availability
7 1 (1.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) Ruby
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 7 (11.86%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) RHCA
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.78%) RHCE
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.69%) CCIE
2 1 (1.69%) CCNP
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
2 1 (1.69%) MCSA
2 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.25%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) NetApp
4 4 (6.78%) WorldPay
5 3 (5.08%) Symantec
6 2 (3.39%) Veeam
6 2 (3.39%) Nintex
6 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 2 (3.39%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.69%) Polycom
7 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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