The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 41 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 25 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.13% 1.78% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 2.02% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 7
Average daily rate
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£305 £260 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £170 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £355 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £309
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £31.56 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +152.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
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
726 793 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 90.86% 88.11% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 381 424
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 66 34
Average hourly rate £16.16 £30.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.13% +96.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.90 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 30 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Knutsford +7 8 £244 +3.72%
Macclesfield - 3 £180 - 1
Warrington -13 2 £260 - 1
Chester +8 1 - - 3
Crewe - - - - 1
Nantwich - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Administrator
North West

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (30.23%) Finance
4 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (25.58%) UNIX
6 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (20.93%) Clustering
7 9 (20.93%) Banking
7 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
7 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
7 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 7 (16.28%) .NET
8 7 (16.28%) IIS
8 7 (16.28%) DNS
8 7 (16.28%) Linux
8 7 (16.28%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
9 6 (13.95%) Cyber-Ark
9 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
9 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
9 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
10 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.63%) MS Project
11 4 (9.30%) MS Office
11 4 (9.30%) DB2

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.28%) IIS
3 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.65%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.65%) MS Project Server
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Project
3 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
3 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 2 (4.65%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) DB2
5 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.65%) SAP XI
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.33%) LAMP
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) HACMP
3 2 (4.65%) LPAR
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (25.58%) UNIX
5 7 (16.28%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) AIX
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
3 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.98%) Database Security
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.65%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.33%) Line Management
6 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Logistics
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Workflow
6 1 (2.33%) Security Management
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) MCSE
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.30%) MCITP
2 3 (6.98%) MCTS
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.65%) GPFS
3 1 (2.33%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.33%) YUM
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Cyber-Ark
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Symantec
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
6 1 (2.33%) Becrypt
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.33%) CA
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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