The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 21 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.84% 1.21% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 1.36% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£410 - £126
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Administrator
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 147 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 88.65% 89.09% 90.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 49 46
Average daily rate £285 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 5
Average hourly rate £28.75 £37.12 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.55% -6.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.84 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Regular Expression
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) DB2
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
5 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Local Government
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (10.00%) RightScale
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense
3 1 (10.00%) RightScale
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix