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 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 99 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 50 68 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.65% 2.81% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 3.01% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 24
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£206 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £168 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £386 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +7.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
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
2831 2259 2885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.46% 93.23% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1167 1443
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £184 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 238 285
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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
Hertfordshire -10 23 £200 -30.43% 6
Cambridgeshire -12 8 £275 -5.17% 10
Bedfordshire -20 6 £203 -26.36% 4
Norfolk -10 5 £150 -53.84% 1
Essex -28 5 £285 -16.78% 3
Suffolk +9 4 £113 -53.84% 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 33 (29.73%) Windows
2 31 (27.93%) Linux
3 30 (27.03%) SQL
4 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.12%) VMware
5 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
6 16 (14.41%) Oracle
6 16 (14.41%) UNIX
6 16 (14.41%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
9 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
9 12 (10.81%) DNS
9 12 (10.81%) Active Directory
10 11 (9.91%) SAN
10 11 (9.91%) DHCP
10 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared
10 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database
11 10 (9.01%) Apache
11 10 (9.01%) HP
11 10 (9.01%) Finance
12 9 (8.11%) Red Hat
12 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
12 9 (8.11%) MS Office
12 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (7.21%) ITIL
13 8 (7.21%) Firewall
13 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.01%) Apache
3 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.60%) CMS
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.60%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.80%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.80%) JBoss
5 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.90%) Confluence
6 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.90%) nginx
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS Project
2 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.90%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.90%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) DNS
2 11 (9.91%) SAN
2 11 (9.91%) DHCP
3 8 (7.21%) Firewall
4 7 (6.31%) LAN
5 6 (5.41%) Internet
6 4 (3.60%) WAN
7 3 (2.70%) FTP
7 3 (2.70%) HTTP
7 3 (2.70%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.80%) VLAN
8 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.80%) VPN
8 2 (1.80%) ADSL
8 2 (1.80%) Intranet
8 2 (1.80%) L2TP
9 1 (0.90%) InfiniBand
9 1 (0.90%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.50%) MySQL
4 5 (4.50%) MS Access
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Subversion
2 2 (1.80%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.80%) Local Government
4 1 (0.90%) Automotive
4 1 (0.90%) Military
4 1 (0.90%) Billing
4 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Mason
2 2 (1.80%) .NET
3 1 (0.90%) FFmpeg
3 1 (0.90%) REST
3 1 (0.90%) ATL
3 1 (0.90%) CSS
3 1 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.90%) XML
3 1 (0.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.90%) Ajax
3 1 (0.90%) RESTful
3 1 (0.90%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.50%) Clustering
3 4 (3.60%) HP Superdome
3 4 (3.60%) Replication
3 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.70%) Open Source
4 3 (2.70%) PKI
4 3 (2.70%) Statistics
5 2 (1.80%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.90%) EPoS
6 1 (0.90%) MPEG
6 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.90%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.73%) Windows
2 31 (27.93%) Linux
3 16 (14.41%) UNIX
4 14 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.41%) HPUX
8 5 (4.50%) CentOS
9 4 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.70%) AIX
11 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.90%) Solaris
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.41%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (7.21%) ITIL
3 7 (6.31%) Migration
4 6 (5.41%) Time Management
4 6 (5.41%) ERP
5 5 (4.50%) Project Management
5 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.60%) Performance Management
6 4 (3.60%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.60%) Data Analysis
6 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.60%) Data Security
6 4 (3.60%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.70%) Workflow
7 3 (2.70%) Change Management
7 3 (2.70%) CRM
7 3 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.70%) Data Entry
7 3 (2.70%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.80%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) SQL
2 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.41%) Java
4 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.50%) Perl
5 4 (3.60%) VB
6 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.70%) Ruby
7 2 (1.80%) Korn
7 2 (1.80%) Python
7 2 (1.80%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.90%) sed
8 1 (0.90%) JCL
8 1 (0.90%) REXX
8 1 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.90%) C#
8 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.70%) RHCE
4 2 (1.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.80%) MCITP
4 2 (1.80%) MCSE
4 2 (1.80%) OCP
5 1 (0.90%) CCNA
5 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.90%) MCP
5 1 (0.90%) MCSA
5 1 (0.90%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.90%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
1 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.60%) vSphere
5 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.80%) Xen
6 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.80%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.80%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.90%) KVM
7 1 (0.90%) NFS
7 1 (0.90%) Samba
7 1 (0.90%) Snort
7 1 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.90%) qmail
7 1 (0.90%) XenServer
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) SCCM
2 5 (4.50%) Puppet
3 4 (3.60%) SCOM
3 4 (3.60%) Nagios
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.80%) Opsview
6 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.90%) Bacula
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.90%) Munin
6 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
1 19 (17.12%) VMware
2 16 (14.41%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) HP
4 9 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.31%) Cisco
6 6 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.50%) EMC
8 4 (3.60%) SAP
8 4 (3.60%) NetApp
9 3 (2.70%) Citrix
9 3 (2.70%) IBM
9 3 (2.70%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.70%) Orchard
10 2 (1.80%) webMethods
10 2 (1.80%) F5
10 2 (1.80%) Splunk
10 2 (1.80%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.90%) Percona
11 1 (0.90%) Clearswift
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