The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 70 71 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 58 57 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.27% 2.50% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.68% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 29
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +71.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £197 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +73.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £23.50 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -1.75%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2433 2123 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.11% 93.07% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1139 1182
Average daily rate £385 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 242 225
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -4 27 £200 -38.46% 11
Essex +7 12 £275 -23.34% 3
Hertfordshire -10 10 £150 -54.88% 10
Bedfordshire -7 5 £261 +132.22%
Norfolk +5 3 £365 +12.30% 4
Suffolk -3 1 - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 38 (35.85%) SQL
2 31 (29.25%) Windows
3 21 (19.81%) Linux
3 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.87%) Active Directory
5 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange
6 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
6 15 (14.15%) UNIX
6 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
7 14 (13.21%) VMware
8 13 (12.26%) Finance
8 13 (12.26%) MS Office
8 13 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (11.32%) Oracle
9 12 (11.32%) SAN
9 12 (11.32%) Project Management
10 10 (9.43%) HP
10 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
10 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (8.49%) CentOS
11 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
11 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
11 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (8.49%) Clustering
12 8 (7.55%) DNS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.72%) IIS
4 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.77%) Lync
5 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) SAN
2 8 (7.55%) DNS
2 8 (7.55%) DHCP
3 6 (5.66%) Firewall
3 6 (5.66%) WAN
3 6 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.83%) FTP
4 3 (2.83%) VPN
5 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.89%) VLAN
6 1 (0.94%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.94%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.94%) snoop
6 1 (0.94%) WAAS
6 1 (0.94%) SMS
6 1 (0.94%) WLAN
6 1 (0.94%) Intranet
6 1 (0.94%) Internet
6 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.60%) MS Access
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.89%) DB2
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) CA Gen
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.89%) Automotive
3 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Billing
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.83%) .NET
3 2 (1.89%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.94%) Mason
4 1 (0.94%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.49%) Clustering
3 6 (5.66%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.72%) NHS
5 4 (3.77%) Replication
5 4 (3.77%) HP Superdome
6 3 (2.83%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.89%) PKI
8 1 (0.94%) Statistics
8 1 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.94%) Open Source
8 1 (0.94%) LIMS
8 1 (0.94%) Equities
8 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.25%) Windows
2 21 (19.81%) Linux
3 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (14.15%) UNIX
5 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.49%) CentOS
7 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.66%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.77%) HPUX
9 4 (3.77%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.77%) VMS
10 3 (2.83%) Debian
11 2 (1.89%) AIX
11 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (11.32%) Project Management
3 8 (7.55%) ITIL
4 7 (6.60%) Migration
4 7 (6.60%) Service Management
4 7 (6.60%) Change Management
5 5 (4.72%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.72%) E-Commerce
5 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.72%) Workflow
6 4 (3.77%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.83%) Time Management
7 3 (2.83%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.89%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (1.89%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.85%) SQL
2 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.72%) VB
4 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.83%) REXX
4 3 (2.83%) JCL
5 2 (1.89%) VBA
5 2 (1.89%) COBOL
5 2 (1.89%) Perl
5 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
5 2 (1.89%) SELCOPY
5 2 (1.89%) Ruby
5 2 (1.89%) Korn
6 1 (0.94%) C#
6 1 (0.94%) Java
6 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
1 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.72%) MCITP
4 2 (1.89%) MCSE
4 2 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.94%) MCP
5 1 (0.94%) HNC
5 1 (0.94%) MCSA
5 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.72%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.72%) XenApp
4 4 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.77%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.89%) vSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Snort
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) SCCM
2 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.77%) SCOM
3 2 (1.89%) Nagios
3 2 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.89%) Puppet
3 2 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.94%) WSUS
4 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.21%) VMware
3 12 (11.32%) Oracle
4 10 (9.43%) HP
5 7 (6.60%) Citrix
5 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.77%) Cisco
6 4 (3.77%) 3PAR
6 4 (3.77%) Brocade
7 3 (2.83%) Orchard
7 3 (2.83%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.83%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.83%) Symantec
8 2 (1.89%) McAfee
8 2 (1.89%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.94%) Civica
9 1 (0.94%) F5
9 1 (0.94%) Apple
9 1 (0.94%) IBM
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