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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 60 82 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 85 62 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.81% 2.03% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.16% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 34
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£360 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £146 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 9
Average hourly rate £11.25 £20.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -48.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.20 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.40 £71.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
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
2842 2865 2189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.92% 93.63% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1713 1075
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 227 211
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £38.80 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 28 £350 +16.66% 14
Essex +19 21 £400 +14.28% 4
Hertfordshire -5 17 £418 +96.47% 19
Bedfordshire +19 12 £200 -16.66% 1
Suffolk +7 3 £238 -26.92% 1
Norfolk +1 2 £188 +25.00%
East Anglia - 2 £118 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 85 (37.61%) Linux
2 47 (20.80%) Windows
3 43 (19.03%) Puppet
4 39 (17.26%) UNIX
4 39 (17.26%) Configuration Management
5 38 (16.81%) DevOps
6 37 (16.37%) VMware
7 33 (14.60%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (12.39%) Microsoft
10 28 (12.39%) SQL
11 27 (11.95%) Active Directory
11 27 (11.95%) Ruby
12 25 (11.06%) SharePoint
13 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
14 22 (9.73%) Finance
14 22 (9.73%) MS Excel
15 21 (9.29%) Red Hat
16 18 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (7.96%) HP
16 18 (7.96%) Python
16 18 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (7.52%) Jenkins
17 17 (7.52%) MS Office
18 16 (7.08%) Citrix
18 16 (7.08%) DNS
18 16 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (6.64%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 25 (11.06%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.87%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.98%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.54%) IIS
5 7 (3.10%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.77%) Moodle
6 4 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.77%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.33%) JBoss
7 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.33%) Apache
7 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.33%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.88%) Drupal
8 2 (0.88%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.52%) MS Office
3 12 (5.31%) MS Project
4 9 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.77%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.33%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.44%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.21%) IaaS
3 3 (1.33%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.88%) Office 365
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.08%) DNS
2 15 (6.64%) SAN
2 15 (6.64%) Firewall
3 10 (4.42%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.98%) LAN
5 7 (3.10%) WAN
6 6 (2.65%) Network Security
7 5 (2.21%) VLAN
8 4 (1.77%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (1.77%) DHCP
9 3 (1.33%) VPN
9 3 (1.33%) Intranet
9 3 (1.33%) NAS
9 3 (1.33%) LDAP
10 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.88%) WebEx
10 2 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.88%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.88%) Internet
10 2 (0.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.65%) MySQL
4 5 (2.21%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.21%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.33%) QlikView
5 3 (1.33%) DB2
5 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.88%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.88%) Ant
3 2 (0.88%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.44%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (9.73%) Finance
2 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.77%) Retail
3 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.44%) Advertising
3 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.64%) Web Services
2 5 (2.21%) CSS
3 4 (1.77%) HTML
4 2 (0.88%) .NET
4 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.88%) SOAP
4 2 (0.88%) XML
4 2 (0.88%) Middleware
4 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.88%) JSON
5 1 (0.44%) REST
5 1 (0.44%) DHTML
5 1 (0.44%) XSLT
5 1 (0.44%) ODBC
5 1 (0.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.19%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.98%) Statistics
3 5 (2.21%) Replication
4 3 (1.33%) LPAR
4 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.33%) NHS
4 3 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.33%) AS400
5 2 (0.88%) LIMS
5 2 (0.88%) FMCG
5 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.44%) Life Science
6 1 (0.44%) CMDB
6 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (37.61%) Linux
2 47 (20.80%) Windows
3 39 (17.26%) UNIX
4 30 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.10%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.21%) HPUX
10 4 (1.77%) AIX
10 4 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.33%) Debian
11 3 (1.33%) Solaris
12 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.88%) OS/400
12 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.88%) Tru64
12 2 (0.88%) CentOS
13 1 (0.44%) SUSE
13 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.26%) Configuration Management
2 38 (16.81%) DevOps
3 32 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (6.19%) Migration
6 12 (5.31%) CRM
7 11 (4.87%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (4.42%) Project Management
9 9 (3.98%) ITIL
10 8 (3.54%) Time Management
10 8 (3.54%) Open Source
11 7 (3.10%) Data Entry
11 7 (3.10%) Data Security
12 6 (2.65%) E-Commerce
12 6 (2.65%) Load Balancing
12 6 (2.65%) High Availability
12 6 (2.65%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (2.21%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (1.77%) Information Management
14 4 (1.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.39%) SQL
2 27 (11.95%) Ruby
3 18 (7.96%) Python
4 12 (5.31%) Perl
4 12 (5.31%) PowerShell
4 12 (5.31%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.98%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.54%) Java
7 5 (2.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.21%) PHP
8 4 (1.77%) Korn
8 4 (1.77%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.33%) VBA
10 2 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.44%) C#
11 1 (0.44%) COBOL
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.44%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) JCL
11 1 (0.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.65%) Degree
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.77%) RHCE
4 4 (1.77%) RHCA
4 4 (1.77%) CCNP
4 4 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.33%) CCIE
5 3 (1.33%) HNC
6 2 (0.88%) MCSE
7 1 (0.44%) MCSA
7 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.44%) CCDP
7 1 (0.44%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) GxP
System Software
1 27 (11.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.10%) vSphere
5 5 (2.21%) vCloud
6 4 (1.77%) Xen
6 4 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.33%) Firmware
7 3 (1.33%) Samba
7 3 (1.33%) XenApp
7 3 (1.33%) XenServer
8 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.88%) NFS
8 2 (0.88%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.88%) iptables
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (19.03%) Puppet
2 33 (14.60%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.87%) Ansible
4 6 (2.65%) SCCM
5 4 (1.77%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.44%) SCSM
7 1 (0.44%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 37 (16.37%) VMware
2 28 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.29%) Red Hat
4 18 (7.96%) HP
5 16 (7.08%) Citrix
6 12 (5.31%) Oracle
6 12 (5.31%) IBM
7 11 (4.87%) Cisco
8 9 (3.98%) NetApp
9 8 (3.54%) SAP
10 7 (3.10%) Brocade
11 5 (2.21%) WSO2
12 4 (1.77%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.77%) Symantec
12 4 (1.77%) Lotus
12 4 (1.77%) Hitachi
13 3 (1.33%) Dell
13 3 (1.33%) Splunk
14 2 (0.88%) Lagan
14 2 (0.88%) Nintex
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