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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 40 56 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 45 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.12% 2.32% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 2.49% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £120 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £11.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -3.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £14.96
% change year-on-year
-6.24% -3.07%
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
1353 1206 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.76% 93.20% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 715 405
Average daily rate £350 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 31 (38.75%) Migration
2 26 (32.50%) Finance
3 20 (25.00%) Change Management
4 19 (23.75%) Windows
5 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
6 16 (20.00%) Solaris
6 16 (20.00%) UNIX
7 15 (18.75%) zOS
8 14 (17.50%) Linux
9 13 (16.25%) Veritas
9 13 (16.25%) EMC
9 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
9 13 (16.25%) Banking
10 12 (15.00%) CICS
10 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 12 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (13.75%) CA
11 11 (13.75%) AIX
11 11 (13.75%) SQL
11 11 (13.75%) Mainframe
12 10 (12.50%) MS Office
12 10 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 9 (11.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
13 9 (11.25%) DB2
13 9 (11.25%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (11.25%) .NET

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (15.00%) CICS
1 12 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.25%) SAS
3 5 (6.25%) Lync
4 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
4 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.50%) CMS
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.25%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
2 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.25%) InDesign
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) SAN
2 5 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (2.50%) DHCP
3 2 (2.50%) LDAP
3 2 (2.50%) Broadband
3 2 (2.50%) Intranet
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) Extranet
3 2 (2.50%) VPN
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
3 2 (2.50%) NAS
4 1 (1.25%) SSL
4 1 (1.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.25%) Network Security
4 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) DB2
2 5 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.25%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Introscope
1 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) .NET
2 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.75%) HTML
5 2 (2.50%) HTML5
5 2 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.75%) Mainframe
3 8 (10.00%) LPAR
4 7 (8.75%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (7.50%) User Experience
6 4 (5.00%) Clustering
7 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.25%) Statistics
9 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.25%) Handset
9 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.25%) IBM XIV
9 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 16 (20.00%) UNIX
2 16 (20.00%) Solaris
3 15 (18.75%) zOS
4 14 (17.50%) Linux
5 11 (13.75%) AIX
5 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.50%) HPUX
8 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.50%) OS/2
10 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Migration
2 20 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (6.25%) Analytics
4 5 (6.25%) ITIL
4 5 (6.25%) CRM
5 4 (5.00%) Process Management
5 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.00%) Content Management
5 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.00%) Workflow
5 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.00%) Coaching
5 4 (5.00%) People Management
6 3 (3.75%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.75%) Logistics
6 3 (3.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.75%) Project Management
7 2 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) SQL
2 10 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.25%) Jython
4 4 (5.00%) VBA
5 3 (3.75%) REXX
5 3 (3.75%) COBOL
5 3 (3.75%) JCL
6 2 (2.50%) Perl
6 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) MCP
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Veritas File System
6 3 (3.75%) vSphere
7 2 (2.50%) vCloud
7 2 (2.50%) SRDF
7 2 (2.50%) RACF
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.00%) CA Wily
3 3 (3.75%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.75%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) Puppet
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.25%) SCSM
5 1 (1.25%) WSUS
5 1 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) EMC
1 13 (16.25%) Veritas
1 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.75%) CA
4 8 (10.00%) Oracle
4 8 (10.00%) IBM
4 8 (10.00%) VMware
5 7 (8.75%) BMC
6 5 (6.25%) Teradata
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco
8 3 (3.75%) HP
9 2 (2.50%) Sun
9 2 (2.50%) Symantec
9 2 (2.50%) Brocade
10 1 (1.25%) Veeam
10 1 (1.25%) Splunk
10 1 (1.25%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.25%) CommVault
10 1 (1.25%) Informatica
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