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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
North West / Cheshire
Rank 34 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 15 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.97% 0.85% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 0.91% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £110 £200 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £128 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £343 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +17.17%

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
480 875 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.05% 92.69% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 550 422
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 57
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £20.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +33 6 £110 -0.45%
Macclesfield - 3 £198 -
Knutsford +13 2 - -
Chester +7 2 £95 -
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.69%) AIX
5 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) Veritas
7 4 (13.79%) Internet
7 4 (13.79%) MS Office
7 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) GIS
7 4 (13.79%) Clustering
7 4 (13.79%) RHCSA
7 4 (13.79%) Degree
7 4 (13.79%) JIRA
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (10.34%) Learning Management System
8 3 (10.34%) Data Entry

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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) WebEx
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) GIS
2 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Learning Management System
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
4 2 (6.90%) SCORM
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Unix
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) AIX
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.34%) Data Entry
4 3 (10.34%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) ETL
4 3 (10.34%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Server Building
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
1 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Jython
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
1 4 (13.79%) RHCSA
2 3 (10.34%) HND
3 2 (6.90%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
1 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Veritas
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Saba
5 1 (3.45%) IBM