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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 56 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 14 38 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 2.59% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.70% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 11
Median daily rate £350 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.41 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-9.80% +16.46%

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
800 1405 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.79% 95.90% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 721 719
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 16
Median hourly rate £15.28 £15.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -36.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £64.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle
5 9 (26.47%) Sybase
5 9 (26.47%) SAP
5 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (26.47%) SAP BW
5 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (26.47%) SAP Basis
5 9 (26.47%) SAP MII
5 9 (26.47%) NWDI
5 9 (26.47%) SAP BPC
5 9 (26.47%) MaxDB
6 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.65%) Banking
8 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 6 (17.65%) VMware
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) Windows
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
9 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
10 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 4 (11.76%) HP
10 4 (11.76%) EMC
10 4 (11.76%) Veritas
10 4 (11.76%) Unix
10 4 (11.76%) ITIL

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 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) SAP BPC
1 9 (26.47%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DHCP
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (26.47%) MaxDB
2 9 (26.47%) SAP BW
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) NWDI
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.94%) HACMP
2 1 (2.94%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) HPUX
5 1 (2.94%) i5/OS
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) Content Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.82%) High Availability
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.82%) Workflow
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
8 1 (2.94%) Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) SRDF
2 3 (8.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) ACF2
4 1 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.94%) RACF
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) SAP
2 9 (26.47%) Sybase
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.76%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Veritas
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.94%) Adobe
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Canon
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Mitel
7 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.94%) Xerox