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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 29 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 16 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.30% 6.67% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 6.93% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate £300 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £148 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £200 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
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
359 303 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.51% 96.19% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 182 131
Average daily rate £400 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 34
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Perl
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
2 10 (32.26%) Puppet
3 8 (25.81%) Degree
3 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Nagios
3 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
5 6 (19.35%) FTP
5 6 (19.35%) NFS
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) IBM
5 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
5 6 (19.35%) Ganglia
5 6 (19.35%) Biology
5 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
5 6 (19.35%) Life Science
5 6 (19.35%) Time Management
5 6 (19.35%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (19.35%) Hadoop
5 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
5 6 (19.35%) Docker
5 6 (19.35%) GPFS
5 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
6 5 (16.13%) Firewall
6 5 (16.13%) LAN

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Moodle
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) WAN
2 6 (19.35%) FTP
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) VoIP
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (6.45%) QlikView
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Biology
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
1 6 (19.35%) Life Science
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) CentOS
3 4 (12.90%) Solaris
3 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
2 6 (19.35%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Time Management
3 4 (12.90%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Perl
2 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
2 6 (19.35%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
1 6 (19.35%) GPFS
1 6 (19.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Nagios
3 6 (19.35%) Ganglia
4 2 (6.45%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Splunk
6 2 (6.45%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) FireEye
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) Polycom
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