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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 51 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 31 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.14% 2.70% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.88% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £150 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £340 £280
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +12.06%
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
1367 1145 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.34% 93.78% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 588 285
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.53 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.43% +19.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £24.00 £43.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 36 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 29 (36.25%) Red Hat
3 28 (35.00%) Linux
4 26 (32.50%) Finance
5 22 (27.50%) JBoss
6 20 (25.00%) VMware
7 18 (22.50%) Banking
8 17 (21.25%) Oracle
8 17 (21.25%) Windows
9 16 (20.00%) Migration
10 15 (18.75%) Change Management
10 15 (18.75%) UNIX
10 15 (18.75%) EMC
11 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
13 10 (12.50%) MS Office
13 10 (12.50%) Apache
13 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
14 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
14 9 (11.25%) Solaris
14 9 (11.25%) Cisco
15 8 (10.00%) SAN
15 8 (10.00%) ITIL
15 8 (10.00%) LDAP
16 7 (8.75%) RHCE
16 7 (8.75%) Veritas
16 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
17 6 (7.50%) Analytics
17 6 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
17 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (27.50%) JBoss
2 10 (12.50%) Apache
2 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.50%) SAS
4 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.75%) IIS
5 3 (3.75%) ColdFusion
6 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.50%) CMS
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.25%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
2 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.25%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) LDAP
1 8 (10.00%) SAN
2 5 (6.25%) LAN
2 5 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (5.00%) VPN
4 3 (3.75%) BIG-IP
4 3 (3.75%) SSL
5 2 (2.50%) Broadband
5 2 (2.50%) Intranet
5 2 (2.50%) Internet
5 2 (2.50%) Extranet
6 1 (1.25%) MPLS
6 1 (1.25%) DHCP
6 1 (1.25%) VLAN
6 1 (1.25%) Network Security
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.25%) NAS
6 1 (1.25%) DNS
6 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.25%) Maven
1 1 (1.25%) Gradle
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 18 (22.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 28 (35.00%) Linux
3 17 (21.25%) Windows
4 15 (18.75%) UNIX
5 9 (11.25%) Solaris
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.00%) AIX
9 4 (5.00%) HPUX
10 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Migration
2 15 (18.75%) Change Management
3 8 (10.00%) ITIL
4 6 (7.50%) Analytics
4 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.00%) Data Security
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.00%) Project Management
6 4 (5.00%) Process Management
6 4 (5.00%) People Management
7 3 (3.75%) DevOps
7 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.75%) Content Management
8 1 (1.25%) Document Management
8 1 (1.25%) Logistics
8 1 (1.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) Perl
1 5 (6.25%) VBA
2 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.25%) Ruby
4 1 (1.25%) C
4 1 (1.25%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) RHCE
2 5 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) MCP
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (6.25%) vSphere
4 3 (3.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.50%) vCloud
6 1 (1.25%) Firmware
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.50%) Puppet
3 2 (2.50%) SCCM
3 2 (2.50%) Control-M
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.25%) SCSM
4 1 (1.25%) Ansible
4 1 (1.25%) SELinux
4 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Red Hat
2 20 (25.00%) VMware
3 17 (21.25%) Oracle
4 15 (18.75%) EMC
5 9 (11.25%) Cisco
6 7 (8.75%) Veritas
7 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.50%) Teradata
8 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.00%) HP
8 4 (5.00%) NetApp
9 3 (3.75%) F5
10 2 (2.50%) Sun
10 2 (2.50%) Symantec
10 2 (2.50%) Brocade
11 1 (1.25%) Veeam
11 1 (1.25%) Remedy
11 1 (1.25%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.25%) Adobe
11 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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