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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 59 71 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 12 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.51% 0.96% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.00% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 17
Median daily rate £350 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £454 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -24.47%
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
741 1101 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.09% 95.66% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 756 395
Median daily rate £388 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 76
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +8.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £31.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 1 October 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
Wilmslow - 3 £338 -
Chester +3 1 £400 +29.24% 2
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 6 (24.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) AIX
4 5 (20.00%) JBoss
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (16.00%) Records Management
5 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (16.00%) SSL
5 4 (16.00%) Clustering
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.00%) EDRMS
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Jython
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) Tomcat

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 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (20.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (8.00%) Apache
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (8.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Records Management
3 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Server Patching
5 1 (4.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) Jython
3 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas File System
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (8.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Graylog
2 1 (4.00%) Legato
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) EMC
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Sun