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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 90 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 1282 1299 1188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.55% 2.45% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.58% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 743 686
Median daily rate £370 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £171 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 127 106
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.36% -6.25%
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
47590 50276 48346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.76% 94.91% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 31357 32537 29765
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1463 1904 1944
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.42 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -14 515 £400 +8.10% 113
South East +7 286 £363 +10.41% 59
North West +8 84 £340 +4.61% 19
South West -10 83 £340 +4.61% 16
Yorkshire -9 79 £400 - 17
West Midlands -5 73 £350 +21.73% 16
North East +12 70 £280 -24.06% 9
East of England -8 61 £325 -9.72% 21
East Midlands -3 25 £200 +25.00% 7
Midlands - 1 £175 -
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 913 (37.31%) Linux
2 548 (22.39%) Windows
3 532 (21.74%) Unix
4 496 (20.27%) Finance
5 409 (16.71%) Microsoft
6 393 (16.06%) Red Hat
7 389 (15.90%) SQL
8 383 (15.65%) Oracle
9 381 (15.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 358 (14.63%) VMware
11 315 (12.87%) ITIL
12 306 (12.51%) SAN
13 300 (12.26%) Solaris
14 283 (11.57%) Active Directory
15 253 (10.34%) SQL Server
16 252 (10.30%) DNS
16 252 (10.30%) Migration
17 247 (10.09%) IBM
18 246 (10.05%) Puppet
19 228 (9.32%) MS Excel
20 214 (8.75%) PowerShell
21 210 (8.58%) AIX
22 204 (8.34%) Banking
22 204 (8.34%) Windows Server
23 203 (8.30%) Security Cleared
24 200 (8.17%) HP
25 197 (8.05%) Perl
26 195 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
27 189 (7.72%) EMC
28 183 (7.48%) Clustering

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
1 173 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 162 (6.62%) Apache
3 135 (5.52%) WebSphere
4 81 (3.31%) Tomcat
5 69 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 65 (2.66%) WebLogic
7 61 (2.49%) MS Exchange
8 57 (2.33%) IIS
9 49 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 47 (1.92%) Confluence
10 47 (1.92%) JBoss
11 33 (1.35%) SAS
11 33 (1.35%) Skype for Business
12 32 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 29 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
14 27 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
15 25 (1.02%) nginx
16 23 (0.94%) CMS
17 18 (0.74%) IBM Notes
18 17 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 228 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 139 (5.68%) MS Office
3 75 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
5 24 (0.98%) MS Project
6 23 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.53%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.16%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.082%) HipChat
11 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.041%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.041%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 26 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.29%) ResourceLink
7 7 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.20%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.16%) HFM
9 4 (0.16%) Primavera
10 3 (0.12%) Teamcenter
11 2 (0.082%) assyst
11 2 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.082%) Maximo
11 2 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.082%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.082%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.082%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 119 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (2.41%) Office 365
3 42 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.02%) Amazon S3
5 23 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (0.74%) SaaS
7 17 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (0.65%) GitHub
9 6 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.20%) IaaS
10 5 (0.20%) Route 53
11 4 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.16%) PaaS
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.12%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.12%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.12%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 306 (12.51%) SAN
2 252 (10.30%) DNS
3 150 (6.13%) Firewall
4 113 (4.62%) NAS
5 104 (4.25%) SSL
6 95 (3.88%) TCP/IP
7 94 (3.84%) LDAP
8 89 (3.64%) DHCP
9 86 (3.51%) Internet
10 76 (3.11%) HTTP
11 62 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
12 49 (2.00%) LAN
13 45 (1.84%) VPN
14 43 (1.76%) WAN
15 42 (1.72%) Network Security
16 26 (1.06%) Wireless
17 25 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (1.02%) iSCSI
18 23 (0.94%) Intranet
19 22 (0.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 148 (6.05%) MySQL
3 113 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 71 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (2.37%) Hadoop
7 56 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 49 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 48 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 43 (1.76%) DB2
12 39 (1.59%) Relational Database
13 36 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
14 34 (1.39%) Big Data
15 30 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
15 30 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 28 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
17 27 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (1.06%) VLDB
19 25 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 73 (2.98%) JIRA
2 67 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 51 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 40 (1.63%) Subversion
5 29 (1.19%) TeamCity
6 26 (1.06%) Introscope
7 18 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
8 17 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.57%) Hudson
9 14 (0.57%) Vagrant
10 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 13 (0.53%) Zephyr
11 12 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 11 (0.45%) JIRA Agile
13 9 (0.37%) ClearQuest
13 9 (0.37%) GitLab
14 8 (0.33%) ClearCase
14 8 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 496 (20.27%) Finance
2 204 (8.34%) Banking
3 44 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 36 (1.47%) Marketing
5 33 (1.35%) Publishing
6 30 (1.23%) Back Office
6 30 (1.23%) Retail
7 28 (1.14%) Advertising
7 28 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 25 (1.02%) Law
8 25 (1.02%) Legal
9 23 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.57%) Games
12 9 (0.37%) Electronics
12 9 (0.37%) German Language
13 8 (0.33%) French Language
14 6 (0.25%) Billing
14 6 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.20%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (3.60%) Web Services
2 75 (3.06%) Middleware
3 51 (2.08%) XML
4 46 (1.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 45 (1.84%) HTML
6 40 (1.63%) LAMP
7 39 (1.59%) SOAP
8 33 (1.35%) CSS
9 32 (1.31%) .NET
10 27 (1.10%) REST
11 21 (0.86%) HTML5
11 21 (0.86%) J2EE
12 14 (0.57%) Java EE
12 14 (0.57%) Node.js
12 14 (0.57%) Servlets
12 14 (0.57%) Spring
13 13 (0.53%) JSON
13 13 (0.53%) RESTful
14 12 (0.49%) IBM Integration Bus
14 12 (0.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (7.48%) Clustering
2 114 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 95 (3.88%) Replication
4 74 (3.02%) Management Information System
5 46 (1.88%) EMC VMAX
6 42 (1.72%) EMC VNX
7 41 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 38 (1.55%) Mainframe
9 27 (1.10%) iSeries
10 23 (0.94%) DataPower
11 20 (0.82%) Wiki
12 18 (0.74%) CMDB
13 17 (0.69%) NHS
14 15 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
14 15 (0.61%) Mathematics
15 13 (0.53%) Blackberry
15 13 (0.53%) Fintech
15 13 (0.53%) HACMP
15 13 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 913 (37.31%) Linux
2 548 (22.39%) Windows
3 532 (21.74%) Unix
4 381 (15.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 300 (12.26%) Solaris
6 210 (8.58%) AIX
7 204 (8.34%) Windows Server
8 157 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 113 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (3.06%) CentOS
11 59 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (1.92%) Ubuntu
13 39 (1.59%) SUSE
14 38 (1.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 35 (1.43%) HPUX
16 31 (1.27%) Windows 7
17 26 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
18 22 (0.90%) zOS
19 14 (0.57%) Debian
20 12 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (12.87%) ITIL
2 252 (10.30%) Migration
3 181 (7.40%) High Availability
4 162 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
5 153 (6.25%) DevOps
6 144 (5.88%) Change Management
7 137 (5.60%) Configuration Management
8 126 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 97 (3.96%) Project Management
10 96 (3.92%) Incident Management
11 89 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
12 88 (3.60%) CRM
13 81 (3.31%) Load Balancing
13 81 (3.31%) Open Source
13 81 (3.31%) Performance Monitoring
14 75 (3.06%) Service Delivery
15 74 (3.02%) Service Management
16 64 (2.62%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (2.49%) ITSM
18 50 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 389 (15.90%) SQL
2 214 (8.75%) PowerShell
3 197 (8.05%) Perl
4 179 (7.32%) Shell Script
5 176 (7.19%) Python
6 168 (6.87%) Java
7 125 (5.11%) Bash Shell
8 91 (3.72%) PHP
9 86 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 76 (3.11%) Ruby
11 52 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 45 (1.84%) Jython
13 37 (1.51%) C
14 36 (1.47%) VBScript
15 34 (1.39%) PL/SQL
16 29 (1.19%) Korn
17 22 (0.90%) VB
18 16 (0.65%) C++
19 13 (0.53%) C#
19 13 (0.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 203 (8.30%) Security Cleared
2 147 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 81 (3.31%) Degree
4 66 (2.70%) RHCE
5 54 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (1.84%) CCNA
8 37 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
9 34 (1.39%) DV Cleared
10 31 (1.27%) CCNP
11 28 (1.14%) MCSE
12 23 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
13 21 (0.86%) OCP
14 20 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (0.69%) RHCA
16 15 (0.61%) AAT
16 15 (0.61%) MCP
17 14 (0.57%) RHCSA
18 13 (0.53%) MCITP
19 11 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.88%) SLA
2 25 (1.02%) QA
3 19 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
7 9 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.20%) WCAG
9 1 (0.041%) BS7799
9 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 283 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 195 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (3.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 76 (3.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 75 (3.06%) Oracle RAC
6 59 (2.41%) vSphere
7 58 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
8 48 (1.96%) NFS
9 40 (1.63%) Hyper-V
10 39 (1.59%) KVM
11 34 (1.39%) VMware ESX
12 30 (1.23%) Firmware
13 27 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
14 26 (1.06%) Docker
14 26 (1.06%) iptables
15 22 (0.90%) Postfix
16 21 (0.86%) XenApp
17 18 (0.74%) GlusterFS
18 15 (0.61%) Veritas File System
18 15 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 246 (10.05%) Puppet
2 116 (4.74%) NetBackup
3 114 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
4 106 (4.33%) Ansible
5 105 (4.29%) Nagios
6 84 (3.43%) SCCM
7 81 (3.31%) SCOM
8 45 (1.84%) Oracle ZFS
9 42 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
10 41 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
11 36 (1.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 34 (1.39%) Data Guard
13 33 (1.35%) WSUS
14 30 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 28 (1.14%) Control-M
16 27 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
17 21 (0.86%) ZABBIX
18 20 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
18 20 (0.82%) Tivoli
19 17 (0.69%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 409 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 393 (16.06%) Red Hat
3 383 (15.65%) Oracle
4 358 (14.63%) VMware
5 247 (10.09%) IBM
6 200 (8.17%) HP
7 189 (7.72%) EMC
8 150 (6.13%) Veritas
9 136 (5.56%) Cisco
10 94 (3.84%) NetApp
11 76 (3.11%) Sun
12 59 (2.41%) Citrix
12 59 (2.41%) SAP
13 56 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
14 54 (2.21%) Brocade
14 54 (2.21%) ServiceNow
15 49 (2.00%) Dell
15 49 (2.00%) Symantec
16 35 (1.43%) Remedy
17 34 (1.39%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £8.00 - £11.79 per hour
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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City, London
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London
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London
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Rate: £320 - £330 per day
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
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London
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Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per annum
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Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
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Senitor Associates
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City, London
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London
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