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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 48 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 34 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.30% 2.43% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.60% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £134
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +237.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £217 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +23.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -17.85%
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
1396 1192 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.52% 93.42% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 666 320
Average daily rate £375 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 9
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.30 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £110.00 £30.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 25 (33.78%) Linux
3 23 (31.08%) Red Hat
3 23 (31.08%) Migration
4 22 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (25.68%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
7 16 (21.62%) Banking
8 15 (20.27%) Change Management
8 15 (20.27%) EMC
8 15 (20.27%) UNIX
9 13 (17.57%) Solaris
9 13 (17.57%) VMware
10 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (13.51%) JBoss
12 10 (13.51%) Apache
12 10 (13.51%) Tomcat
12 10 (13.51%) MS Office
13 9 (12.16%) Oracle
13 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
13 9 (12.16%) ITIL
14 8 (10.81%) AIX
14 8 (10.81%) LDAP
14 8 (10.81%) SQL
14 8 (10.81%) SAN
14 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
15 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (9.46%) RHCE
15 7 (9.46%) IIS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (13.51%) JBoss
1 10 (13.51%) Apache
1 10 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.11%) CICS
3 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) SAS
3 6 (8.11%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Process Server
5 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (5.41%) Lync
6 3 (4.05%) ColdFusion
6 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.70%) CMS
7 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Office
2 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.35%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) LDAP
1 8 (10.81%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) LAN
2 5 (6.76%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) BIG-IP
3 3 (4.05%) SSL
3 3 (4.05%) VPN
4 2 (2.70%) Intranet
4 2 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (2.70%) Extranet
4 2 (2.70%) Broadband
5 1 (1.35%) NAS
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.35%) VLAN
5 1 (1.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) DB2
1 6 (8.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Introscope
2 1 (1.35%) Gradle
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
1 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.05%) HTML
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.70%) CSS
3 2 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Clustering
1 6 (8.11%) LPAR
2 4 (5.41%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.05%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.78%) Linux
2 22 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (25.68%) Windows
4 15 (20.27%) UNIX
5 13 (17.57%) Solaris
6 8 (10.81%) AIX
7 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.11%) zOS
8 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.41%) HPUX
9 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Migration
2 15 (20.27%) Change Management
3 9 (12.16%) ITIL
4 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.11%) Analytics
5 5 (6.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.41%) Process Management
6 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.41%) Project Management
6 4 (5.41%) Data Security
6 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.41%) People Management
7 3 (4.05%) DevOps
7 3 (4.05%) Coaching
7 3 (4.05%) Content Management
7 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.35%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (1.35%) Email Management
9 1 (1.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) SQL
1 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.76%) VBA
2 5 (6.76%) Perl
3 4 (5.41%) Jython
4 2 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
5 1 (1.35%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) C
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) RHCE
2 3 (4.05%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.70%) vCloud
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.35%) Firmware
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.41%) CA Wily
2 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.70%) Control-M
3 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (1.35%) SCSM
4 1 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (1.35%) SELinux
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.35%) SCOM
4 1 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Red Hat
2 15 (20.27%) EMC
3 13 (17.57%) VMware
4 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.16%) Oracle
6 6 (8.11%) Teradata
6 6 (8.11%) Veritas
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco
7 4 (5.41%) CA
7 4 (5.41%) HP
7 4 (5.41%) NetApp
8 3 (4.05%) F5
8 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.70%) Symantec
9 2 (2.70%) Sun
9 2 (2.70%) Brocade
10 1 (1.35%) Splunk
10 1 (1.35%) Veeam
10 1 (1.35%) Adobe
10 1 (1.35%) Hitachi
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