The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 47 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 29 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.41% 2.63% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 2.80% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £193 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -41.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
798 786 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.88% 94.02% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 459 310
Average daily rate £375 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 84 57
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.10 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 23 £363 +11.53% 10
Huntingdon -3 2 £138 -31.25%
Peterborough -3 1 - - 2
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 46 (55.42%) Linux
2 26 (31.33%) Puppet
3 25 (30.12%) Ruby
4 24 (28.92%) UNIX
4 24 (28.92%) DevOps
5 23 (27.71%) Configuration Management
6 19 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.28%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (19.28%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (18.07%) Python
9 14 (16.87%) Web Services
9 14 (16.87%) Red Hat
10 13 (15.66%) VMware
11 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (13.25%) Windows
13 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
14 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
14 8 (9.64%) Ansible
15 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
15 7 (8.43%) Cisco
15 7 (8.43%) MS Exchange
15 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
15 7 (8.43%) Finance
15 7 (8.43%) Data Security
16 6 (7.23%) Statistics
16 6 (7.23%) Java
16 6 (7.23%) SQL
16 6 (7.23%) NetApp

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.61%) Moodle
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Apache
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.20%) Zope
7 1 (1.20%) Plone
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
3 3 (3.61%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) IaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) LAN
1 5 (6.02%) WAN
2 4 (4.82%) Firewall
2 4 (4.82%) VLAN
2 4 (4.82%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) VPN
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (3.61%) Network Security
4 2 (2.41%) WebEx
4 2 (2.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
4 2 (2.41%) Intranet
5 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) QlikView
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.20%) Publishing
2 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) JSON
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Statistics
2 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) NHS
3 2 (2.41%) LIMS
4 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.20%) Life Science
4 1 (1.20%) CMDB
4 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (55.42%) Linux
2 24 (28.92%) UNIX
3 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (13.25%) Windows
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) Debian
7 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) DevOps
2 23 (27.71%) Configuration Management
3 19 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.43%) Data Security
6 4 (4.82%) Information Management
6 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.61%) Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Market Research
7 3 (3.61%) Data Management
7 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) B2B
7 3 (3.61%) Project Management
7 3 (3.61%) ITIL
7 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.61%) CRM
7 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.41%) Workflow
8 2 (2.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) Ruby
2 15 (18.07%) Python
3 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.23%) Java
4 6 (7.23%) SQL
5 5 (6.02%) Perl
5 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.61%) VBA
7 2 (2.41%) PHP
7 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.82%) RHCE
2 4 (4.82%) RHCA
3 3 (3.61%) CCIE
3 3 (3.61%) CCNP
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCSE
4 1 (1.20%) MCSA
4 1 (1.20%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (31.33%) Puppet
2 16 (19.28%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.64%) Ansible
4 5 (6.02%) SCCM
5 1 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.66%) VMware
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.43%) Cisco
5 6 (7.23%) NetApp
6 3 (3.61%) Splunk
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle
7 2 (2.41%) HP
7 2 (2.41%) Nintex
7 2 (2.41%) Polycom
7 2 (2.41%) Veeam
7 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.20%) Meridio
8 1 (1.20%) EMC
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix
8 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.20%) Sun