The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 86 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 1199 1103 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.33% 2.23% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 2.41% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 629 576
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.34% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 84 77
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £37.90 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +14.86%
Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Administrator across the England region.

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the England region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 480 £350 +7.69% 126
South East -9 251 £350 +16.66% 66
East of England +29 111 £360 +20.00% 23
North West -10 84 £310 +16.88% 24
South West -13 82 £325 -3.70% 29
Yorkshire -15 75 £385 +2.66% 41
West Midlands -12 51 £256 -6.81% 25
North East -2 36 £363 +8.20% 4
East Midlands -6 28 £160 -50.76% 10
Midlands 0 2 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 752 (31.99%) Windows
2 671 (28.54%) Linux
3 435 (18.50%) Microsoft
4 402 (17.10%) Finance
5 392 (16.67%) VMware
6 375 (15.95%) SQL
7 355 (15.10%) Oracle
8 342 (14.55%) UNIX
8 342 (14.55%) Active Directory
9 296 (12.59%) SQL Server
10 250 (10.63%) MS Excel
11 245 (10.42%) Red Hat
12 216 (9.19%) SAN
13 211 (8.97%) Migration
14 205 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 202 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
16 191 (8.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 188 (8.00%) PowerShell
18 180 (7.66%) ITIL
19 173 (7.36%) Puppet
20 171 (7.27%) SharePoint
21 169 (7.19%) DNS
22 167 (7.10%) Python
23 159 (6.76%) Solaris
24 158 (6.72%) MS Office
25 157 (6.68%) Shell Script
26 155 (6.59%) Cisco
27 147 (6.25%) Security Cleared
28 146 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
29 145 (6.17%) Banking

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 171 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 105 (4.47%) WebSphere
3 101 (4.30%) IIS
4 98 (4.17%) Apache
5 88 (3.74%) MS Exchange
6 72 (3.06%) Tomcat
7 49 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 48 (2.04%) JBoss
9 47 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 45 (1.91%) WebLogic
10 45 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 39 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 32 (1.36%) Lync
13 31 (1.32%) SAS
14 27 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
15 25 (1.06%) IBM Notes
16 23 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
17 21 (0.89%) CICS
18 19 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
19 18 (0.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 250 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 158 (6.72%) MS Office
3 70 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (1.79%) MS Project
5 30 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.64%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.13%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.043%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.043%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.043%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 31 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
3 14 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.34%) Maximo
6 8 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.26%) HFM
7 6 (0.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (0.085%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.085%) CA PPM
11 2 (0.085%) Teamcenter
11 2 (0.085%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (2.30%) Office 365
3 25 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.64%) IaaS
5 14 (0.60%) SaaS
6 13 (0.55%) GitHub
7 11 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.30%) Force.com
8 7 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
9 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.21%) Yammer
10 5 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.17%) PaaS
12 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.085%) Joyent
14 1 (0.043%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.043%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.043%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.043%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 216 (9.19%) SAN
2 169 (7.19%) DNS
3 130 (5.53%) Firewall
4 102 (4.34%) TCP/IP
5 100 (4.25%) NAS
6 66 (2.81%) LAN
7 61 (2.59%) LDAP
8 59 (2.51%) SSL
9 51 (2.17%) Intranet
9 51 (2.17%) Internet
10 48 (2.04%) DHCP
11 45 (1.91%) WAN
12 40 (1.70%) HTTP
13 32 (1.36%) VPN
14 28 (1.19%) SMTP
15 24 (1.02%) Network Security
15 24 (1.02%) BIG-IP
15 24 (1.02%) VLAN
16 22 (0.94%) iSCSI
17 17 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 137 (5.83%) Oracle Database
3 121 (5.15%) MySQL
4 93 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (2.89%) DB2
6 66 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 56 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 56 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 45 (1.91%) Hadoop
11 38 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 34 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
13 33 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (1.40%) Big Data
14 31 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (1.19%) RDBMS
16 26 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
17 24 (1.02%) PowerCenter
18 22 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (1.87%) Jenkins
2 34 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 30 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (1.15%) Subversion
5 24 (1.02%) JIRA
6 20 (0.85%) Introscope
7 15 (0.64%) MSBuild
8 14 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 12 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 12 (0.51%) Maven
10 10 (0.43%) MSI
10 10 (0.43%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.38%) Ant
12 8 (0.34%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.30%) Toad
14 6 (0.26%) ClearQuest
14 6 (0.26%) WinDbg
15 3 (0.13%) Hudson
15 3 (0.13%) CA Gen
16 2 (0.085%) RSpec
General
1 402 (17.10%) Finance
2 145 (6.17%) Banking
3 94 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 50 (2.13%) Retail
5 42 (1.79%) Marketing
6 33 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 26 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.02%) Law
9 20 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 18 (0.77%) Publishing
11 15 (0.64%) Legal
12 11 (0.47%) Advertising
13 10 (0.43%) Electronics
14 6 (0.26%) Back Office
14 6 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.21%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.21%) Front Office
15 5 (0.21%) Games
16 4 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (3.15%) Web Services
2 69 (2.93%) .NET
3 52 (2.21%) HTML
4 47 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 40 (1.70%) Middleware
6 37 (1.57%) XML
7 28 (1.19%) CSS
8 19 (0.81%) LAMP
9 18 (0.77%) J2EE
9 18 (0.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 17 (0.72%) EJB
11 14 (0.60%) HTML5
12 13 (0.55%) ASP.NET
13 12 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
14 11 (0.47%) .NET Framework
15 7 (0.30%) Application Packaging
15 7 (0.30%) jQuery
15 7 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
15 7 (0.30%) Visualforce
15 7 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 131 (5.57%) Data Centre
2 109 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (4.38%) Clustering
4 83 (3.53%) Replication
5 50 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 33 (1.40%) Statistics
7 32 (1.36%) Mainframe
8 30 (1.28%) EMC VMAX
9 24 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 23 (0.98%) LPAR
11 22 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 22 (0.94%) Thin Client
12 21 (0.89%) Blackberry
12 21 (0.89%) Wiki
13 20 (0.85%) Computer Science
14 19 (0.81%) EMC VNX
15 15 (0.64%) NHS
16 12 (0.51%) Symmetrix
16 12 (0.51%) PKI
16 12 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 752 (31.99%) Windows
2 671 (28.54%) Linux
3 342 (14.55%) UNIX
4 202 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 191 (8.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 159 (6.76%) Solaris
7 142 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 129 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 118 (5.02%) AIX
10 87 (3.70%) Windows 7
11 68 (2.89%) CentOS
12 46 (1.96%) Ubuntu
13 38 (1.62%) HPUX
14 36 (1.53%) zOS
15 31 (1.32%) Windows XP
15 31 (1.32%) Windows 8
16 25 (1.06%) Data ONTAP
17 24 (1.02%) SUSE
18 16 (0.68%) Mac OS X
19 15 (0.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (8.97%) Migration
2 180 (7.66%) ITIL
3 146 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
4 129 (5.49%) Configuration Management
5 118 (5.02%) DevOps
6 74 (3.15%) Change Management
7 72 (3.06%) Project Management
7 72 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (3.02%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (2.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 66 (2.81%) Performance Monitoring
11 58 (2.47%) Service Delivery
11 58 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
11 58 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
12 56 (2.38%) CRM
13 55 (2.34%) Load Balancing
14 54 (2.30%) Workflow
15 49 (2.08%) Open Source
16 48 (2.04%) E-Commerce
17 46 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 375 (15.95%) SQL
2 188 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 167 (7.10%) Python
4 157 (6.68%) Shell Script
5 143 (6.08%) Perl
6 142 (6.04%) Bash Shell
7 124 (5.27%) Java
8 60 (2.55%) JavaScript
8 60 (2.55%) Ruby
9 58 (2.47%) T-SQL
10 48 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 45 (1.91%) Korn
12 42 (1.79%) C#
13 40 (1.70%) PHP
13 40 (1.70%) VB
14 36 (1.53%) C
15 32 (1.36%) VBScript
16 23 (0.98%) Jython
17 20 (0.85%) C++
18 13 (0.55%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 147 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 88 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 84 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (2.89%) Degree
5 40 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (1.66%) MCSE
7 30 (1.28%) CCNA
7 30 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 28 (1.19%) RHCE
9 25 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 21 (0.89%) MCP
11 16 (0.68%) MCITP
12 15 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (0.47%) NCDA
15 10 (0.43%) MCSA
15 10 (0.43%) MCDBA
15 10 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
16 9 (0.38%) CCNP
16 9 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (2.98%) SLA
2 17 (0.72%) QA
3 12 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.17%) BS7799
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.085%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.085%) COBIT
9 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.043%) GxP
9 1 (0.043%) Basel III
9 1 (0.043%) BS25999
System Software
1 342 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 205 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 65 (2.76%) vSphere
5 59 (2.51%) XenApp
6 46 (1.96%) NFS
7 45 (1.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 42 (1.79%) XenDesktop
9 32 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
9 32 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (1.28%) VMware ESX
11 27 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 20 (0.85%) Samba
12 20 (0.85%) vCloud
13 18 (0.77%) Firmware
14 16 (0.68%) Terminal Services
14 16 (0.68%) KVM
15 14 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
15 14 (0.60%) Xen
16 12 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 173 (7.36%) Puppet
2 72 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (2.47%) SCCM
4 44 (1.87%) SCOM
5 42 (1.79%) NetBackup
6 36 (1.53%) Tivoli
7 35 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 34 (1.45%) Nagios
9 33 (1.40%) Ansible
10 28 (1.19%) WSUS
11 26 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 26 (1.11%) EMC VPLEX
12 24 (1.02%) Oracle ZFS
13 21 (0.89%) SCSM
14 19 (0.81%) SCOrch
15 16 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 15 (0.64%) CA Wily
17 11 (0.47%) Data Guard
18 10 (0.43%) ZABBIX
18 10 (0.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 435 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 392 (16.67%) VMware
3 355 (15.10%) Oracle
4 245 (10.42%) Red Hat
5 155 (6.59%) Cisco
6 141 (6.00%) HP
7 131 (5.57%) Citrix
8 129 (5.49%) IBM
9 111 (4.72%) NetApp
10 74 (3.15%) EMC
11 64 (2.72%) Veritas
12 57 (2.42%) SAP
13 47 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
14 45 (1.91%) Informatica
15 42 (1.79%) Symantec
16 41 (1.74%) Sun
17 33 (1.40%) Remedy
18 29 (1.23%) Sybase
18 29 (1.23%) F5
19 28 (1.19%) 3PAR
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Graham Matthews
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £35000 - £50000 per day + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £15,618 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £17.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £12.19 - £15.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10 - £18 per hour + Negtotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago