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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 78 69 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 51 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.02% 2.65% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.84% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 23
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£200 £323 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.98% +29.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £145 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +45.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £30.00 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.38 £15.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-20.16% +4.20%
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
2386 2393 2135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.50% 93.26% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1320 1103
Average daily rate £388 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 218 228
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 0 24 £200 -38.46% 13
Essex +6 9 £275 -25.17% 4
Hertfordshire 0 9 £160 -54.28% 10
Bedfordshire -13 5 £173 +18.96% 6
Norfolk +1 4 £253 -22.30% 1
Suffolk - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (36.96%) SQL
2 27 (29.35%) Windows
3 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
4 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 20 (21.74%) Linux
5 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (18.48%) MS Exchange
6 14 (15.22%) VMware
6 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
7 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
7 13 (14.13%) Finance
7 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (13.04%) UNIX
9 11 (11.96%) SAN
9 11 (11.96%) Project Management
9 11 (11.96%) Clustering
9 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (10.87%) HP
11 9 (9.78%) Citrix
11 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
11 9 (9.78%) MS Office
11 9 (9.78%) Oracle
11 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (9.78%) CentOS
12 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
12 8 (8.70%) DNS
12 8 (8.70%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (18.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.61%) IIS
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.35%) Lync
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
3 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 8 (8.70%) Firewall
2 8 (8.70%) DHCP
2 8 (8.70%) DNS
3 7 (7.61%) WAN
3 7 (7.61%) LAN
4 3 (3.26%) FTP
4 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.26%) VPN
4 3 (3.26%) Internet
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.09%) WLAN
6 1 (1.09%) WAAS
6 1 (1.09%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.09%) snoop
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.26%) MS Access
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.17%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) CA Gen
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) .NET
1 4 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.17%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.09%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.96%) Clustering
3 5 (5.43%) NHS
4 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.35%) Replication
5 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.09%) Statistics
7 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.09%) LIMS
7 1 (1.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) Windows
2 20 (21.74%) Linux
3 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.04%) UNIX
5 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (9.78%) CentOS
8 6 (6.52%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.35%) VMS
10 3 (3.26%) Debian
11 2 (2.17%) HPUX
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.09%) Solaris
12 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.96%) Project Management
2 7 (7.61%) Change Management
2 7 (7.61%) ITIL
2 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
2 7 (7.61%) Migration
2 7 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (6.52%) Service Management
4 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.43%) Workflow
5 4 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.17%) Data Management
7 2 (2.17%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.17%) High Availability
7 2 (2.17%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.17%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.17%) SELCOPY
5 2 (2.17%) VBA
5 2 (2.17%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.17%) REXX
5 2 (2.17%) JCL
5 2 (2.17%) Ruby
5 2 (2.17%) Korn
5 2 (2.17%) Perl
5 2 (2.17%) COBOL
6 1 (1.09%) Java
6 1 (1.09%) VBScript
6 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) MCITP
4 3 (3.26%) MCSE
5 2 (2.17%) Degree
5 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.09%) HNC
6 1 (1.09%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.35%) QA
3 2 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.61%) XenApp
4 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.26%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.09%) Snort
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) SCCM
2 4 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.26%) SCOM
4 2 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.17%) Puppet
4 2 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.22%) VMware
3 10 (10.87%) HP
4 9 (9.78%) Citrix
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle
4 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.52%) Cisco
6 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.35%) Brocade
6 4 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.26%) Symantec
7 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.17%) McAfee
8 2 (2.17%) Clearswift
8 2 (2.17%) SAP
8 2 (2.17%) NetApp
9 1 (1.09%) F5
9 1 (1.09%) Sybase
9 1 (1.09%) Juniper
9 1 (1.09%) Teradata
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