The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 14 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.53% 3.06% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.33% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £335 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 90 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 91.14% 91.84% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 74
Average daily rate £430 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £490 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% +25.00%
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 Croydon

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) BladeLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) DMZ
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Mason
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSM
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow