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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 23 29 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 13 12 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.83% 3.52% 10.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 3.72% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £294 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £347 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £339 £278
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +22.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.13 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.43% +4.31%
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
324 323 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.58% 94.72% 91.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 186 153
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 64
Average hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
6 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 4 (14.29%) NHS
7 4 (14.29%) Application Packaging
7 4 (14.29%) QA
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (14.29%) Debian
7 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (10.71%) CentOS
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Zope
3 1 (3.57%) Plone
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) LIMS
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.29%) Debian
7 3 (10.71%) CentOS
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.57%) Change Control
3 1 (3.57%) Validation
3 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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