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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 48 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 44 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.13% 3.08% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 3.22% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 20
Median daily rate £375 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £217 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £443 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -5.08%
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
1341 1397 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.24% 95.68% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 758 717
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 39
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 (44.58%) Unix
2 32 (38.55%) Finance
3 30 (36.14%) Veritas
3 30 (36.14%) Solaris
4 27 (32.53%) Migration
4 27 (32.53%) Linux
5 23 (27.71%) Windows
6 22 (26.51%) Red Hat
7 21 (25.30%) Data Centre
8 20 (24.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (24.10%) Oracle
9 17 (20.48%) Law
10 16 (19.28%) Banking
11 14 (16.87%) Active Directory
11 14 (16.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 12 (14.46%) Change Management
13 11 (13.25%) Clustering
13 11 (13.25%) AIX
14 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
14 10 (12.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (10.84%) Veritas File System
15 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
15 9 (10.84%) MS Office
15 9 (10.84%) ITIL
15 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
16 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
17 7 (8.43%) Disclosure Scotland
17 7 (8.43%) SAN
18 6 (7.23%) MS Exchange
18 6 (7.23%) 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 6 (7.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Apache
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) JBoss
5 2 (2.41%) SAS
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
1 9 (10.84%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) assyst
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) SAN
2 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.41%) Broadband
3 2 (2.41%) SSL
3 2 (2.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.41%) DB2
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) Impala
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) ClearQuest
General
1 32 (38.55%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Law
3 16 (19.28%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) International Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.20%) LAMP
2 1 (1.20%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.20%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.25%) Clustering
3 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Unix
2 30 (36.14%) Solaris
3 27 (32.53%) Linux
4 23 (27.71%) Windows
5 20 (24.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (13.25%) AIX
7 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
8 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.02%) HPUX
10 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.20%) Fedora
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Migration
2 12 (14.46%) Change Management
3 9 (10.84%) ITIL
4 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.02%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.82%) Process Management
7 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.61%) High Availability
8 2 (2.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) DevOps
8 2 (2.41%) Open Source
8 2 (2.41%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.41%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) Service Management
8 2 (2.41%) Workflow
9 1 (1.20%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) Python
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.41%) Perl
3 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) PHP
4 1 (1.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.41%) MCP
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) Active Directory
1 14 (16.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (12.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (10.84%) Veritas File System
4 4 (4.82%) SRDF
5 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.20%) HDFS
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.02%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.82%) Puppet
3 4 (4.82%) SCCM
4 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.41%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.20%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (1.20%) Oozie
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (36.14%) Veritas
2 22 (26.51%) Red Hat
3 20 (24.10%) Oracle
4 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.02%) Cisco
5 5 (6.02%) HP
6 4 (4.82%) EMC
6 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.61%) CA
7 3 (3.61%) VMware
8 2 (2.41%) Brocade
8 2 (2.41%) IBM
8 2 (2.41%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) Altiris
9 1 (1.20%) Apple
9 1 (1.20%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.20%) Cognos
9 1 (1.20%) F5
9 1 (1.20%) Sun
9 1 (1.20%) Tableau
Edinburgh & Lothians
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £425 to £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday