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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 19 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.01% 1.27% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 1.40% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£410 £388 £126
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +207.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.93 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 143 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 94.74% 90.51% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 40
Average daily rate £288 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £182 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -20.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.45 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
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%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (20.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
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%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) AppSense
3 1 (10.00%) RightScale