The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 92 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 1182 1315 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.43% 2.59% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.73% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 813 728
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 85 66
Median hourly rate £13.63 £15.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £39.40 £26.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.60 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -0.22%
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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 517 £378 +8.00% 102
South East -3 252 £365 -2.66% 45
Yorkshire +13 74 £400 +8.47% 17
North West -23 68 £360 +18.03% 27
North East -15 66 £273 -29.67% 8
East of England -35 66 £308 -12.14% 27
West Midlands -22 58 £345 +15.00% 14
South West -12 50 £350 +7.69% 18
East Midlands -5 27 £281 -3.01% 24
Midlands -7 1 £175 -
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 884 (38.42%) Linux
2 538 (23.38%) Unix
2 538 (23.38%) Windows
3 469 (20.38%) Finance
4 383 (16.64%) SQL
5 370 (16.08%) Oracle
6 364 (15.82%) Red Hat
7 358 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 343 (14.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 308 (13.39%) SAN
10 305 (13.26%) VMware
11 289 (12.56%) ITIL
12 277 (12.04%) Solaris
13 256 (11.13%) Migration
14 255 (11.08%) Active Directory
15 238 (10.34%) SQL Server
16 223 (9.69%) Windows Server
17 219 (9.52%) MS Excel
18 208 (9.04%) AIX
19 206 (8.95%) IBM
20 204 (8.87%) DNS
20 204 (8.87%) Security Cleared
20 204 (8.87%) Puppet
21 186 (8.08%) EMC
21 186 (8.08%) Shell Script
22 182 (7.91%) Banking
23 179 (7.78%) HP
24 176 (7.65%) Perl
25 168 (7.30%) Veritas
26 167 (7.26%) Python

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 148 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 133 (5.78%) Apache
3 94 (4.09%) WebSphere
4 59 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 58 (2.52%) MS Exchange
6 57 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 54 (2.35%) JBoss
7 54 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 48 (2.09%) IIS
9 43 (1.87%) SAS
10 40 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 31 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
12 29 (1.26%) Confluence
13 27 (1.17%) Skype for Business
14 25 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
16 23 (1.00%) nginx
17 21 (0.91%) CMS
18 19 (0.83%) OpenStack
19 18 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 219 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 145 (6.30%) MS Office
3 69 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 22 (0.96%) MS Project
6 14 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.56%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.087%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.087%) SPSS
9 1 (0.043%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.043%) HipChat
9 1 (0.043%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.043%) Simulink
9 1 (0.043%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 24 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
7 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.26%) HFM
8 6 (0.26%) ResourceLink
9 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.22%) Sage CRM
9 5 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.087%) assyst
10 2 (0.087%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 2 (0.087%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.087%) Magento
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.087%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.087%) SAP SCM
10 2 (0.087%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 90 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.61%) Office 365
3 36 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 20 (0.87%) SaaS
5 19 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (0.30%) Amazon Glacier
9 6 (0.26%) IaaS
10 5 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.22%) Route 53
10 5 (0.22%) Yammer
11 3 (0.13%) Force.com
11 3 (0.13%) GitHub
11 3 (0.13%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.13%) PaaS
11 3 (0.13%) Veeva
12 2 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 308 (13.39%) SAN
2 204 (8.87%) DNS
3 116 (5.04%) Firewall
4 108 (4.69%) NAS
5 93 (4.04%) TCP/IP
6 80 (3.48%) LDAP
7 76 (3.30%) DHCP
8 70 (3.04%) HTTP
8 70 (3.04%) SSL
9 69 (3.00%) Fibre Channel
10 66 (2.87%) Internet
11 48 (2.09%) LAN
12 44 (1.91%) WAN
13 33 (1.43%) VPN
14 31 (1.35%) Network Security
15 26 (1.13%) SMTP
16 23 (1.00%) Intranet
17 20 (0.87%) FTP
18 19 (0.83%) SSH
19 15 (0.65%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 143 (6.21%) MySQL
3 126 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 78 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (2.69%) Hadoop
8 56 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 48 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 40 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.69%) DB2
12 39 (1.69%) Relational Database
12 39 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 35 (1.52%) VLDB
15 31 (1.35%) Big Data
16 30 (1.30%) RDBMS
17 28 (1.22%) MongoDB
18 27 (1.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 60 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 59 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 51 (2.22%) JIRA
4 36 (1.56%) Subversion
5 26 (1.13%) Introscope
6 16 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 13 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.39%) GitLab
11 9 (0.39%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (0.26%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.22%) ClearQuest
13 5 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.22%) RSpec
13 5 (0.22%) Selenium
14 4 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 469 (20.38%) Finance
2 182 (7.91%) Banking
3 48 (2.09%) Telecoms
4 43 (1.87%) Marketing
5 35 (1.52%) Retail
6 24 (1.04%) Back Office
7 23 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 22 (0.96%) Legal
8 22 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.91%) Law
10 19 (0.83%) Publishing
11 18 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.70%) Advertising
13 14 (0.61%) Billing
13 14 (0.61%) Games
14 9 (0.39%) Electronics
14 9 (0.39%) Local Government
15 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.26%) German Language
16 6 (0.26%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (3.30%) Middleware
2 68 (2.96%) Web Services
3 52 (2.26%) XML
4 47 (2.04%) HTML
5 34 (1.48%) .NET
6 31 (1.35%) LAMP
7 29 (1.26%) CSS
7 29 (1.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 20 (0.87%) HTML5
8 20 (0.87%) SOAP
9 19 (0.83%) Mason
10 14 (0.61%) jQuery
11 13 (0.56%) J2EE
11 13 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
12 10 (0.43%) IBM Integration Bus
12 10 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
13 9 (0.39%) CSS3
13 9 (0.39%) ELK Stack
13 9 (0.39%) JDBC
14 8 (0.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 164 (7.13%) Clustering
2 108 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (4.52%) Data Centre
4 89 (3.87%) Replication
5 65 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 60 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 58 (2.52%) EMC VMAX
8 51 (2.22%) EMC VNX
9 40 (1.74%) Mainframe
10 21 (0.91%) CMDB
11 20 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
12 19 (0.83%) HACMP
13 15 (0.65%) iSeries
13 15 (0.65%) Mathematics
13 15 (0.65%) Wiki
14 13 (0.56%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.56%) Fintech
14 13 (0.56%) Hedge funds
15 12 (0.52%) Blackberry
15 12 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 884 (38.42%) Linux
2 538 (23.38%) Unix
2 538 (23.38%) Windows
3 343 (14.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 277 (12.04%) Solaris
5 223 (9.69%) Windows Server
6 208 (9.04%) AIX
7 126 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 100 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (2.78%) CentOS
10 62 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 46 (2.00%) Ubuntu
12 35 (1.52%) HPUX
12 35 (1.52%) SUSE
12 35 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 33 (1.43%) Windows 7
14 29 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 22 (0.96%) zOS
16 21 (0.91%) Debian
16 21 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (12.56%) ITIL
2 256 (11.13%) Migration
3 163 (7.08%) High Availability
4 136 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 131 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
6 125 (5.43%) DevOps
7 110 (4.78%) Configuration Management
8 105 (4.56%) Change Management
9 96 (4.17%) Open Source
10 82 (3.56%) Project Management
11 78 (3.39%) CRM
12 75 (3.26%) Incident Management
13 70 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
13 70 (3.04%) Service Management
14 67 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
15 64 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
16 60 (2.61%) Service Delivery
17 54 (2.35%) Change Control
17 54 (2.35%) Load Balancing
18 53 (2.30%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 383 (16.64%) SQL
2 186 (8.08%) Shell Script
3 176 (7.65%) Perl
4 167 (7.26%) Python
5 166 (7.21%) PowerShell
6 118 (5.13%) Java
7 98 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 80 (3.48%) PHP
9 62 (2.69%) T-SQL
10 56 (2.43%) JavaScript
10 56 (2.43%) Ruby
11 36 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 35 (1.52%) VBScript
13 34 (1.48%) Jython
14 33 (1.43%) C
15 27 (1.17%) Korn
16 20 (0.87%) VB
17 18 (0.78%) C#
18 12 (0.52%) Bourne shell
19 11 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 204 (8.87%) Security Cleared
2 142 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 84 (3.65%) Degree
4 49 (2.13%) RHCE
5 40 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (0.91%) CCNA
10 20 (0.87%) MCSE
11 18 (0.78%) OCP
11 18 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
12 14 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
13 13 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (0.52%) CCNP
15 11 (0.48%) AAT
15 11 (0.48%) MCITP
15 11 (0.48%) RHCSA
16 9 (0.39%) SAS Certification
17 8 (0.35%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.95%) SLA
2 32 (1.39%) QA
3 19 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.043%) BS7799
8 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 255 (11.08%) Active Directory
2 164 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (4.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 81 (3.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 74 (3.22%) Virtual Machines
6 59 (2.56%) NFS
6 59 (2.56%) vSphere
7 57 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
8 43 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
9 42 (1.83%) KVM
10 35 (1.52%) Hyper-V
11 27 (1.17%) GlusterFS
11 27 (1.17%) VMware ESX
12 24 (1.04%) Firmware
12 24 (1.04%) iptables
13 22 (0.96%) Docker
14 21 (0.91%) Veritas File System
15 19 (0.83%) Postfix
16 17 (0.74%) XenApp
17 16 (0.70%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 204 (8.87%) Puppet
2 107 (4.65%) NetBackup
3 91 (3.95%) Nagios
4 85 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
5 78 (3.39%) Ansible
6 63 (2.74%) SCCM
7 57 (2.48%) SCOM
8 51 (2.22%) Oracle ZFS
9 46 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 38 (1.65%) Red Hat Satellite
10 38 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 34 (1.48%) Data Guard
11 34 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
12 27 (1.17%) Control-M
13 25 (1.09%) Tivoli
13 25 (1.09%) WSUS
14 23 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
15 22 (0.96%) EMC VPLEX
16 17 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
17 15 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 370 (16.08%) Oracle
2 364 (15.82%) Red Hat
3 358 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 305 (13.26%) VMware
5 206 (8.95%) IBM
6 186 (8.08%) EMC
7 179 (7.78%) HP
8 168 (7.30%) Veritas
9 106 (4.61%) Cisco
10 99 (4.30%) NetApp
11 83 (3.61%) Sun
12 74 (3.22%) SAP
13 70 (3.04%) Brocade
14 69 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
15 52 (2.26%) Citrix
16 45 (1.96%) Symantec
17 44 (1.91%) ServiceNow
18 41 (1.78%) StorageTek
19 39 (1.69%) BMC
20 36 (1.56%) Remedy
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £250 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Keystream Technology
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £8.50 - £9.20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £320 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £140.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £110 to £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £8.50 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £82.07 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £10.44 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago