The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 31 59 33
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 64 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.99% 2.30% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 2.42% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 10
Average daily rate
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£381 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £120 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £650 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +14.86%
Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1499 1196 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.40% 94.70% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 690 454
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £21.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (33.98%) Migration
2 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 32 (31.07%) Windows
3 31 (30.10%) Change Management
4 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
5 20 (19.42%) EMC
5 20 (19.42%) VMware
6 19 (18.45%) zOS
6 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.48%) UNIX
8 17 (16.50%) AIX
8 17 (16.50%) ITIL
8 17 (16.50%) Red Hat
8 17 (16.50%) Data Centre
9 16 (15.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (15.53%) Solaris
9 16 (15.53%) Banking
10 15 (14.56%) Linux
10 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
10 15 (14.56%) SAN
11 14 (13.59%) MS Office
12 13 (12.62%) Veritas
13 12 (11.65%) CICS
13 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (11.65%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (10.68%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (10.68%) Mainframe
14 11 (10.68%) WebSphere
14 11 (10.68%) CA

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (11.65%) CICS
2 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.68%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (8.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (7.77%) JBoss
5 5 (4.85%) IIS
5 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.85%) Lync
6 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.91%) SAS
8 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.97%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.97%) CMS
9 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.59%) MS Office
3 4 (3.88%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.97%) InDesign
4 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.97%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) SAN
2 5 (4.85%) LAN
3 2 (1.94%) DHCP
3 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) VPN
3 2 (1.94%) DNS
3 2 (1.94%) Broadband
3 2 (1.94%) Network Security
4 1 (0.97%) NAS
4 1 (0.97%) LDAP
4 1 (0.97%) SSL
4 1 (0.97%) Intranet
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) Extranet
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) DB2
2 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.91%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.97%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Introscope
1 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.97%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Law
4 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.94%) International Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) .NET
2 6 (5.83%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (5.83%) Middleware
3 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.94%) CSS
4 2 (1.94%) HTML
4 2 (1.94%) HTML5
5 1 (0.97%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.97%) Mason
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.65%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (10.68%) Mainframe
4 8 (7.77%) LPAR
5 7 (6.80%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (5.83%) User Experience
6 6 (5.83%) Clustering
7 3 (2.91%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.94%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.97%) Statistics
9 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.97%) Handset
9 1 (0.97%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.07%) Windows
2 19 (18.45%) zOS
3 18 (17.48%) UNIX
4 17 (16.50%) AIX
5 16 (15.53%) Solaris
5 16 (15.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (14.56%) Linux
7 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.88%) HPUX
10 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.94%) OS/2
11 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Migration
2 31 (30.10%) Change Management
3 17 (16.50%) ITIL
4 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.77%) Process Management
5 8 (7.77%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (7.77%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (4.85%) Coaching
6 5 (4.85%) Workflow
7 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.88%) CRM
8 3 (2.91%) Logistics
8 3 (2.91%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.91%) Analytics
9 2 (1.94%) SDLC
9 2 (1.94%) People Management
9 2 (1.94%) Content Management
9 2 (1.94%) ETL
9 2 (1.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.68%) SQL
2 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.74%) Perl
4 8 (7.77%) Python
5 5 (4.85%) Jython
6 4 (3.88%) VBA
7 3 (2.91%) REXX
7 3 (2.91%) COBOL
7 3 (2.91%) JCL
7 3 (2.91%) CLIST
8 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.97%) C
9 1 (0.97%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) MCP
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (4.85%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
2 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (7.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (7.77%) vSphere
4 6 (5.83%) vCloud
4 6 (5.83%) Veritas File System
5 3 (2.91%) SRDF
6 2 (1.94%) RACF
6 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Puppet
2 8 (7.77%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (4.85%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.88%) SCCM
4 4 (3.88%) CA Wily
5 3 (2.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.91%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.94%) WSUS
7 1 (0.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.97%) SCOM
7 1 (0.97%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) EMC
1 20 (19.42%) VMware
2 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (16.50%) Red Hat
4 13 (12.62%) Veritas
5 11 (10.68%) CA
6 10 (9.71%) Cisco
7 9 (8.74%) IBM
8 7 (6.80%) Oracle
8 7 (6.80%) BMC
9 6 (5.83%) Brocade
10 3 (2.91%) Teradata
10 3 (2.91%) HP
11 2 (1.94%) Dell
11 2 (1.94%) Sun
11 2 (1.94%) CommVault
11 2 (1.94%) Informatica
11 2 (1.94%) Symantec
11 2 (1.94%) Dell Compellent
12 1 (0.97%) Splunk
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