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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 103 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 1013 1088 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.15% 2.31% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.45% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 643 574
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £166 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 75
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.51 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.02% -16.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £36.48 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 435 £375 +7.14% 163
South East +10 223 £330 +10.00% 80
Yorkshire +14 90 £400 +50.94% 28
South West -31 65 £375 +3.44% 22
North West -21 63 £400 +42.22% 21
East of England -8 50 £300 +14.28% 24
West Midlands -21 46 £275 -6.38% 26
East Midlands -25 22 £250 -21.87% 11
North East -24 15 £281 +1.35% 4
South Coast - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 666 (32.91%) Linux
2 484 (23.91%) Finance
3 464 (22.92%) Windows
4 397 (19.61%) Unix
5 370 (18.28%) Microsoft
6 366 (18.08%) SQL
7 314 (15.51%) Oracle
8 299 (14.77%) Red Hat
9 270 (13.34%) SQL Server
10 240 (11.86%) VMware
11 234 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 224 (11.07%) Active Directory
13 215 (10.62%) MS Excel
14 203 (10.03%) Windows Server
15 180 (8.89%) SharePoint
16 177 (8.75%) Security Cleared
17 170 (8.40%) Solaris
18 165 (8.15%) ITIL
19 161 (7.95%) Banking
20 158 (7.81%) SAN
21 147 (7.26%) Migration
21 147 (7.26%) PowerShell
22 142 (7.02%) DNS
23 140 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
24 139 (6.87%) MS Office
24 139 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
25 137 (6.77%) IBM
26 136 (6.72%) Shell Script
26 136 (6.72%) High Availability
27 135 (6.67%) Perl

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 180 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 85 (4.20%) IIS
3 77 (3.80%) Apache
4 61 (3.01%) WebSphere
5 55 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 47 (2.32%) JBoss
6 47 (2.32%) SAS
7 43 (2.12%) WebLogic
8 42 (2.08%) MS Exchange
9 37 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 28 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 28 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
11 27 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 22 (1.09%) CMS
13 20 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 18 (0.89%) OpenStack
15 17 (0.84%) Confluence
16 13 (0.64%) Skype for Business
17 12 (0.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 215 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 139 (6.87%) MS Office
3 50 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.38%) MS Project
5 21 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (0.99%) MS Visio
7 15 (0.74%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.049%) Maple
8 1 (0.049%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.049%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.69%) HFM
4 9 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.20%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.20%) Sentinel
9 3 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.099%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 2 (0.099%) Magento
10 2 (0.099%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.099%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 86 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (2.57%) Office 365
3 22 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 19 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 16 (0.79%) Amazon Glacier
8 10 (0.49%) SaaS
9 8 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.25%) IaaS
11 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.15%) Force.com
11 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.15%) Yammer
12 2 (0.099%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.099%) IBM PureFlex
12 2 (0.099%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.099%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.099%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 158 (7.81%) SAN
2 142 (7.02%) DNS
3 127 (6.27%) TCP/IP
4 126 (6.23%) Firewall
5 84 (4.15%) LDAP
6 71 (3.51%) HTTP
7 70 (3.46%) DHCP
8 58 (2.87%) Internet
8 58 (2.87%) NAS
9 49 (2.42%) LAN
10 47 (2.32%) WAN
11 44 (2.17%) VPN
12 42 (2.08%) SSL
13 40 (1.98%) Intranet
14 32 (1.58%) FTP
14 32 (1.58%) SSH
15 26 (1.28%) Network Security
16 25 (1.24%) Wireless
17 22 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
18 21 (1.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (13.34%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.14%) Oracle Database
3 82 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (3.95%) MySQL
5 78 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 67 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 66 (3.26%) DB2
9 61 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
10 59 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 56 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 44 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 38 (1.88%) Big Data
14 34 (1.68%) Relational Database
15 33 (1.63%) MongoDB
16 31 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
16 31 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 29 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
18 24 (1.19%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 52 (2.57%) Jenkins
2 48 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.73%) JIRA
4 30 (1.48%) Subversion
5 19 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (0.84%) ClearCase
6 17 (0.84%) ClearQuest
7 12 (0.59%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.54%) RSpec
9 10 (0.49%) Introscope
10 6 (0.30%) GitLab
11 5 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.25%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.25%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.25%) WiX
12 4 (0.20%) Maven
12 4 (0.20%) StarTeam
13 3 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 484 (23.91%) Finance
2 161 (7.95%) Banking
3 79 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 47 (2.32%) Investment Banking
5 35 (1.73%) Marketing
6 33 (1.63%) Retail
7 30 (1.48%) Back Office
8 25 (1.24%) Legal
9 23 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.14%) Law
10 20 (0.99%) Advertising
11 19 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.84%) Billing
13 15 (0.74%) Publishing
14 12 (0.59%) Military
15 11 (0.54%) Electronics
15 11 (0.54%) Spanish Language
16 10 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.40%) Automotive
17 8 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (4.35%) Web Services
2 74 (3.66%) .NET
3 53 (2.62%) Middleware
4 46 (2.27%) HTML
5 37 (1.83%) XML
6 34 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
7 30 (1.48%) CSS
8 23 (1.14%) SOAP
9 21 (1.04%) J2EE
10 19 (0.94%) IBM Integration Bus
11 17 (0.84%) jQuery
12 14 (0.69%) Mason
13 13 (0.64%) ASP.NET
13 13 (0.64%) JDBC
13 13 (0.64%) LAMP
14 12 (0.59%) JNDI
15 10 (0.49%) .NET Framework
15 10 (0.49%) SAP XI
15 10 (0.49%) XSLT
16 9 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 111 (5.48%) Clustering
2 98 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 82 (4.05%) Replication
5 69 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 44 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 26 (1.28%) CMDB
8 25 (1.24%) HACMP
9 20 (0.99%) EMC VNX
10 19 (0.94%) Mainframe
10 19 (0.94%) NHS
11 18 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.84%) EMC VMAX
12 17 (0.84%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.44%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.44%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.44%) Learning Management System
15 9 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 666 (32.91%) Linux
2 464 (22.92%) Windows
3 397 (19.61%) Unix
4 234 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 203 (10.03%) Windows Server
6 170 (8.40%) Solaris
7 112 (5.53%) AIX
8 97 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 87 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 64 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 62 (3.06%) CentOS
12 46 (2.27%) Windows 7
13 37 (1.83%) Ubuntu
14 34 (1.68%) SUSE
15 32 (1.58%) Debian
16 22 (1.09%) Windows 8
17 20 (0.99%) Mac OS X
18 18 (0.89%) HPUX
19 14 (0.69%) Windows XP
20 13 (0.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (8.15%) ITIL
2 147 (7.26%) Migration
3 139 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
4 136 (6.72%) High Availability
5 87 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 85 (4.20%) Configuration Management
7 79 (3.90%) Change Management
8 75 (3.71%) DevOps
9 73 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (3.61%) Project Management
10 57 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (2.72%) Performance Monitoring
12 52 (2.57%) Open Source
13 51 (2.52%) CRM
14 48 (2.37%) Problem Management
15 47 (2.32%) Capacity Planning
15 47 (2.32%) Workflow
16 46 (2.27%) Load Balancing
17 44 (2.17%) Service Management
17 44 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (18.08%) SQL
2 147 (7.26%) PowerShell
3 136 (6.72%) Shell Script
4 135 (6.67%) Perl
5 129 (6.37%) Bash Shell
6 120 (5.93%) Python
7 93 (4.59%) Java
8 63 (3.11%) T-SQL
9 49 (2.42%) JavaScript
10 45 (2.22%) C#
10 45 (2.22%) Korn
11 39 (1.93%) Ruby
12 31 (1.53%) C
13 26 (1.28%) PHP
14 22 (1.09%) VBScript
15 19 (0.94%) PL/SQL
16 16 (0.79%) Jython
17 14 (0.69%) VB
18 12 (0.59%) Bourne shell
19 10 (0.49%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 177 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 113 (5.58%) SC Cleared
3 84 (4.15%) Degree
4 40 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 28 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (1.14%) CCNA
8 14 (0.69%) MCITP
9 13 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (0.49%) CCNP
11 9 (0.44%) MCSE
11 9 (0.44%) MCTS
12 8 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (0.40%) MCAD
12 8 (0.40%) MCSD
12 8 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.30%) DBS Check
14 6 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.30%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.90%) SLA
2 27 (1.33%) QA
3 16 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.099%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.049%) BS7799
System Software
1 224 (11.07%) Active Directory
2 140 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (3.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 65 (3.21%) NFS
5 52 (2.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 45 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
7 43 (2.12%) Hyper-V
8 42 (2.08%) vSphere
9 27 (1.33%) VMware ESX
10 23 (1.14%) Firmware
10 23 (1.14%) XenApp
11 20 (0.99%) KVM
12 14 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (0.64%) XenDesktop
14 11 (0.54%) Docker
14 11 (0.54%) GPFS
14 11 (0.54%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.54%) Samba
15 10 (0.49%) iptables
15 10 (0.49%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 121 (5.98%) Puppet
2 46 (2.27%) Nagios
3 43 (2.12%) SCCM
4 42 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (1.78%) NetBackup
6 33 (1.63%) Data Guard
7 31 (1.53%) Oracle ZFS
8 30 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 28 (1.38%) SCOM
10 26 (1.28%) Ansible
11 20 (0.99%) Tivoli
11 20 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 17 (0.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 12 (0.59%) CA Wily
13 12 (0.59%) WSUS
14 9 (0.44%) Cacti
14 9 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
15 8 (0.40%) AirWatch
15 8 (0.40%) Control-M
Vendors
1 370 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 314 (15.51%) Oracle
3 299 (14.77%) Red Hat
4 240 (11.86%) VMware
5 137 (6.77%) IBM
6 126 (6.23%) Cisco
7 113 (5.58%) HP
8 105 (5.19%) Veritas
9 92 (4.55%) SAP
10 91 (4.50%) EMC
11 61 (3.01%) Citrix
12 58 (2.87%) Sun
13 57 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
14 46 (2.27%) NetApp
15 39 (1.93%) Informatica
16 37 (1.83%) Brocade
17 36 (1.78%) Remedy
18 30 (1.48%) BMC
19 29 (1.43%) F5
20 28 (1.38%) Splunk
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