The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 66 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 15 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.64% 2.51% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.66% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 15
Median daily rate £348 £323 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £297 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £375 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.60 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -0.22%
Administrator
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
864 941 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.22% 94.57% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 566 415
Median daily rate £425 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 46
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% -1.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £33.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -9 6 £360 +6.66%
Knutsford -3 3 £325 -
Chester -22 2 £413 +22.22% 1
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (34.62%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Citrix
5 5 (19.23%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) COBOL
6 4 (15.38%) DB2
6 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
7 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
7 3 (11.54%) Jython
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 3 (11.54%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) SSL
7 3 (11.54%) JBoss

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.69%) ClearQuest
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Server Patching
4 1 (3.85%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software License Management
4 1 (3.85%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) COBOL
3 3 (11.54%) Jython
4 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Graylog
2 1 (3.85%) Legato
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) vRealize
2 1 (3.85%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas