The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 35 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.31% 2.08% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.13% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £438 - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.56 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 141 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.46% 97.92% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 37 22
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £236 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £439 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 17 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £11.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +216.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Administrator
Cheshire

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 17 April 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 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (33.33%) AppSense
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Local Government
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Route 53
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) RightScale