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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 18 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.68% 1.40% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 1.56% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£410 - £148
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
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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
121 192 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 88.97% 89.72% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 63
Average daily rate £310 £312 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 6
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -20.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £29.00 £19.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Regular Expression
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 2 (22.22%) NetWeaver
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis
4 2 (22.22%) SAP XI
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project Server
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) nginx

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project Server
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Regular Expression
2 2 (22.22%) SAP XI
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) VMware