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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 43 50 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 41 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.87% 2.50% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 2.68% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 6
Average daily rate
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£390 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £286
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £13.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.36% -
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
1350 1121 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.47% 93.57% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 676 328
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 9
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.00 £13.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% +50.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 27 (35.06%) Migration
2 24 (31.17%) Finance
3 20 (25.97%) Change Management
4 19 (24.68%) Windows
5 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
6 17 (22.08%) Linux
7 16 (20.78%) Red Hat
8 15 (19.48%) Banking
9 14 (18.18%) UNIX
9 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.88%) Solaris
10 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (15.58%) EMC
12 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 11 (14.29%) SQL
12 11 (14.29%) MS Office
12 11 (14.29%) zOS
13 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
14 9 (11.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
14 9 (11.69%) Oracle
14 9 (11.69%) AIX
14 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
15 8 (10.39%) CICS
15 8 (10.39%) CA
15 8 (10.39%) IIS
15 8 (10.39%) DB2
15 8 (10.39%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
16 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (11.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) CICS
2 8 (10.39%) IIS
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.79%) SAS
4 5 (6.49%) Lync
4 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.90%) JBoss
6 3 (3.90%) Apache
6 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.90%) ColdFusion
7 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.60%) CMS
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 11 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.30%) InDesign
3 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) SAN
2 5 (6.49%) LAN
3 4 (5.19%) SSL
3 4 (5.19%) LDAP
4 3 (3.90%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) Broadband
5 2 (2.60%) Intranet
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 2 (2.60%) Extranet
5 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.30%) Network Security
6 1 (1.30%) NAS
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) DB2
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Introscope
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 15 (19.48%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) .NET
2 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.90%) HTML
4 2 (2.60%) CSS
4 2 (2.60%) HTML5
5 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.09%) LPAR
2 7 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 6 (7.79%) User Experience
4 4 (5.19%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.30%) Handset
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Linux
3 14 (18.18%) UNIX
4 13 (16.88%) Solaris
4 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (14.29%) zOS
6 9 (11.69%) AIX
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (6.49%) HPUX
10 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.60%) OS/2
13 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Migration
2 20 (25.97%) Change Management
3 6 (7.79%) Analytics
4 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
4 5 (6.49%) People Management
4 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.49%) Project Management
4 5 (6.49%) Process Management
4 5 (6.49%) ITIL
5 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.19%) Coaching
6 3 (3.90%) Content Management
6 3 (3.90%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.90%) Logistics
6 3 (3.90%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.90%) CRM
7 2 (2.60%) Workflow
7 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) SQL
2 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.49%) Jython
3 5 (6.49%) VBA
4 4 (5.19%) Perl
5 3 (3.90%) JCL
5 3 (3.90%) COBOL
5 3 (3.90%) REXX
6 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) C#
7 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) MCP
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.60%) RACF
4 2 (2.60%) vCloud
4 2 (2.60%) vSphere
4 2 (2.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.19%) CA Wily
2 3 (3.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.30%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) SCSM
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Red Hat
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.58%) EMC
4 9 (11.69%) Oracle
5 8 (10.39%) CA
6 7 (9.09%) VMware
7 6 (7.79%) Veritas
7 6 (7.79%) Teradata
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco
8 4 (5.19%) IBM
8 4 (5.19%) BMC
8 4 (5.19%) HP
9 3 (3.90%) NetApp
10 2 (2.60%) Sun
10 2 (2.60%) Symantec
10 2 (2.60%) Brocade
11 1 (1.30%) Splunk
11 1 (1.30%) Veeam
11 1 (1.30%) Remedy
11 1 (1.30%) Adobe
Edinburgh
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago