The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 47 33 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 48 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.86% 3.80% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 4.00% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 20
Median daily rate £425 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £298 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £455 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.17% -5.00%
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
1194 1526 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.14% 94.96% 96.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 793 719
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 24
Median hourly rate £47.25 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £30.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 30 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 41 (40.20%) Finance
2 35 (34.31%) Unix
3 30 (29.41%) Solaris
3 30 (29.41%) Linux
4 29 (28.43%) Veritas
5 28 (27.45%) Windows
6 25 (24.51%) Data Centre
7 24 (23.53%) Migration
8 22 (21.57%) Oracle
9 21 (20.59%) Banking
10 20 (19.61%) Red Hat
11 19 (18.63%) Law
11 19 (18.63%) Change Management
11 19 (18.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 17 (16.67%) ITIL
13 14 (13.73%) AIX
14 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
15 11 (10.78%) Clustering
15 11 (10.78%) MS Office
15 11 (10.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 11 (10.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 10 (9.80%) Windows 7
17 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
17 9 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
17 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
17 9 (8.82%) SQL
17 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
17 9 (8.82%) SAN
17 9 (8.82%) IBM

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.84%) MS Exchange
1 8 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.92%) JBoss
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.98%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Office
2 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) assyst
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) SAN
2 6 (5.88%) LAN
3 5 (4.90%) SSL
4 3 (2.94%) DHCP
4 3 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (0.98%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.98%) Broadband
5 1 (0.98%) SSH
5 1 (0.98%) VPN
5 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) DB2
3 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (1.96%) MySQL
4 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 41 (40.20%) Finance
2 21 (20.59%) Banking
3 19 (18.63%) Law
4 4 (3.92%) International Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) Middleware
2 4 (3.92%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) LAMP
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.98%) SAML
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.78%) Clustering
3 6 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) DataPower
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.31%) Unix
2 30 (29.41%) Linux
2 30 (29.41%) Solaris
3 28 (27.45%) Windows
4 19 (18.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (13.73%) AIX
6 10 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.90%) HPUX
10 4 (3.92%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.94%) zOS
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) Migration
2 19 (18.63%) Change Management
3 17 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.88%) Process Management
6 5 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (4.90%) Project Management
7 4 (3.92%) High Availability
7 4 (3.92%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.94%) Server Building
8 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.96%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (1.96%) Open Source
9 2 (1.96%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (1.96%) Security Architecture
9 2 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.96%) Perl
4 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.98%) Java
5 1 (0.98%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.98%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.98%) IBM Certification
2 1 (0.98%) MCP
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (10.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (6.86%) Veritas File System
5 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (4.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.94%) SRDF
7 3 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.94%) XenApp
7 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.96%) vCloud
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) NetBackup
2 6 (5.88%) SCCM
3 5 (4.90%) SCOM
4 4 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (3.92%) Puppet
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.96%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.96%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.98%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) Veritas
2 22 (21.57%) Oracle
3 20 (19.61%) Red Hat
4 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.82%) IBM
6 8 (7.84%) Symantec
7 6 (5.88%) CA
7 6 (5.88%) Cisco
7 6 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 6 (5.88%) VMware
8 5 (4.90%) HP
9 4 (3.92%) Brocade
9 4 (3.92%) EMC
9 4 (3.92%) Sun
10 3 (2.94%) Citrix
11 2 (1.96%) BMC
12 1 (0.98%) Altiris
12 1 (0.98%) Apple
12 1 (0.98%) Cognos
12 1 (0.98%) F5
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