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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 47 31 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 41 70 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.47% 4.20% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 4.43% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £276 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £455 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £15.10 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.96% -2.58%
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
1142 1581 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.70% 94.90% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 846 644
Median daily rate £400 £377 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.51 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £31.08 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 28 (32.18%) Unix
3 27 (31.03%) Windows
4 26 (29.89%) Linux
5 22 (25.29%) Banking
6 21 (24.14%) Solaris
7 19 (21.84%) Veritas
7 19 (21.84%) Change Management
7 19 (21.84%) Data Centre
8 17 (19.54%) AIX
9 16 (18.39%) ITIL
10 15 (17.24%) Oracle
10 15 (17.24%) Red Hat
10 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 15 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (16.09%) Migration
12 12 (13.79%) Law
13 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
13 11 (12.64%) MS Office
14 10 (11.49%) SQL
14 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
14 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (10.34%) IBM
15 9 (10.34%) Middleware
16 8 (9.20%) Symantec
16 8 (9.20%) SAN
16 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
16 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
16 8 (9.20%) Clustering
16 8 (9.20%) NetBackup

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 (9.20%) MS Exchange
1 8 (9.20%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Office
2 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) assyst
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) SAN
2 5 (5.75%) LAN
2 5 (5.75%) SSL
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.15%) Broadband
4 1 (1.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) SSH
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) DB2
3 3 (3.45%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.30%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 22 (25.29%) Banking
3 12 (13.79%) Law
4 4 (4.60%) International Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Middleware
2 4 (4.60%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) LAMP
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.15%) SAML
3 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.20%) Clustering
3 6 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.45%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.15%) DataPower
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.18%) Unix
2 27 (31.03%) Windows
3 26 (29.89%) Linux
4 21 (24.14%) Solaris
5 17 (19.54%) AIX
6 15 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (9.20%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.90%) HPUX
8 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.75%) zOS
10 4 (4.60%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Change Management
2 16 (18.39%) ITIL
3 14 (16.09%) Migration
4 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.05%) Process Management
6 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.75%) Project Management
7 4 (4.60%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Remediation Plan
8 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Server Building
8 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.30%) High Availability
9 2 (2.30%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.49%) SQL
2 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.15%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (9.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (4.60%) Veritas File System
3 4 (4.60%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.45%) SRDF
4 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.45%) XenApp
4 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.30%) vCloud
5 2 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.90%) SCCM
3 5 (5.75%) SCOM
4 4 (4.60%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.30%) Hyperic
6 2 (2.30%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (2.30%) Puppet
6 2 (2.30%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Veritas
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 15 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.34%) IBM
5 8 (9.20%) Symantec
6 7 (8.05%) ServiceNow
7 6 (6.90%) HP
8 5 (5.75%) Cisco
9 4 (4.60%) CA
9 4 (4.60%) Sun
10 3 (3.45%) Brocade
10 3 (3.45%) Citrix
10 3 (3.45%) EMC
10 3 (3.45%) VMware
11 2 (2.30%) BMC
11 2 (2.30%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (1.15%) Altiris
12 1 (1.15%) Cognos
12 1 (1.15%) RedGate
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