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 30 June 2015 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 16 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 16 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.80% 3.51% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 3.77% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.55 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.23% -6.66%
Administrator
Cheshire

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
192 159 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.66% 92.98% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 56 38
Average daily rate £400 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £215 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £30.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +15.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) LANDesk
2 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) Google
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) Local Government
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) MS Office

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CMDB
1 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow
3 4 (22.22%) ITSM
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.56%) Network Management
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCIE
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) LANDesk
2 4 (22.22%) Google
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) NetScout
5 1 (5.56%) Opsware