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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 88 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 1051 1093 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.16% 2.31% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.50% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 617 611
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £149 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £340 £280
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 78 99
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £9.79 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £31.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +12.06%
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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1792 1874 2060
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -9 420 £350 +2.94% 175
South East -10 238 £318 +3.08% 71
South West +9 97 £300 -22.58% 42
North West +6 67 £300 -6.25% 21
West Midlands +5 66 £350 +7.69% 27
East of England 0 57 £218 -28.68% 33
Yorkshire -53 52 £253 -31.52% 35
East Midlands -8 30 £325 +62.50% 10
North East -3 9 £438 +110.44% 5
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 556 (26.01%) Windows
2 525 (24.56%) Linux
3 390 (18.24%) Microsoft
4 364 (17.03%) Finance
5 346 (16.18%) SQL
6 336 (15.72%) UNIX
7 296 (13.84%) VMware
8 293 (13.70%) Oracle
9 287 (13.42%) Active Directory
10 238 (11.13%) SQL Server
11 227 (10.62%) MS Excel
12 202 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 200 (9.35%) Red Hat
14 191 (8.93%) Security Cleared
15 181 (8.47%) ITIL
16 180 (8.42%) MS Office
17 172 (8.04%) SharePoint
18 170 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 167 (7.81%) SAN
20 162 (7.58%) Solaris
21 161 (7.53%) Migration
22 160 (7.48%) IBM
23 159 (7.44%) Shell Script
24 145 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
25 134 (6.27%) Performance Tuning
26 130 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
27 127 (5.94%) Banking
28 123 (5.75%) Puppet
29 120 (5.61%) SC Cleared
29 120 (5.61%) Analytical Skills

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 172 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 114 (5.33%) WebSphere
3 112 (5.24%) Apache
4 93 (4.35%) IIS
5 89 (4.16%) MS Exchange
6 65 (3.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 60 (2.81%) Tomcat
8 59 (2.76%) WebLogic
9 52 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 32 (1.50%) IBM Notes
12 31 (1.45%) JBoss
12 31 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 27 (1.26%) Lync
14 25 (1.17%) SAS
15 24 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
16 21 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
17 20 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 227 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 180 (8.42%) MS Office
3 69 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
5 26 (1.22%) MS Project
6 21 (0.98%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.65%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.14%) ProjectWise
8 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.094%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.094%) Stata
10 1 (0.047%) SPSS
10 1 (0.047%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.42%) HFM
5 7 (0.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.33%) Agresso
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.14%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.14%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.094%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.094%) Murex MxG2000
9 2 (0.094%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.59%) Office 365
2 23 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.84%) SaaS
5 11 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.23%) Force.com
8 4 (0.19%) IaaS
8 4 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.14%) Yammer
9 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.094%) PaaS
10 2 (0.094%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.094%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.094%) Joyent
10 2 (0.094%) Route 53
10 2 (0.094%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 167 (7.81%) SAN
2 116 (5.43%) DNS
3 82 (3.84%) Firewall
4 73 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 62 (2.90%) LAN
6 61 (2.85%) NAS
7 55 (2.57%) LDAP
8 49 (2.29%) DHCP
8 49 (2.29%) SSL
9 47 (2.20%) Internet
9 47 (2.20%) WAN
10 42 (1.96%) HTTP
11 31 (1.45%) VPN
12 25 (1.17%) Intranet
13 19 (0.89%) FTP
14 18 (0.84%) Network Security
15 15 (0.70%) VLAN
15 15 (0.70%) SMTP
16 14 (0.65%) Wireless
17 13 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (11.13%) SQL Server
2 116 (5.43%) Oracle Database
3 85 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (3.65%) MySQL
5 71 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 60 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 58 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 57 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 45 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (1.68%) Relational Database
11 35 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (1.50%) DB2
13 31 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
14 29 (1.36%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.31%) MongoDB
16 27 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (0.89%) Big Data
17 19 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
18 18 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 28 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.26%) Subversion
4 16 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 14 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.61%) Maven
7 12 (0.56%) Toad
7 12 (0.56%) Introscope
8 11 (0.51%) ClearQuest
8 11 (0.51%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.51%) JIRA
9 9 (0.42%) Ant
10 8 (0.37%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.28%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.23%) JUnit
12 5 (0.23%) MSI
12 5 (0.23%) CA Gen
13 4 (0.19%) Hudson
13 4 (0.19%) StarTeam
13 4 (0.19%) WebLOAD
General
1 364 (17.03%) Finance
2 127 (5.94%) Banking
3 74 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 35 (1.64%) Retail
5 29 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 25 (1.17%) Marketing
7 23 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 21 (0.98%) Legal
9 15 (0.70%) Law
9 15 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.56%) Advertising
11 10 (0.47%) Publishing
12 9 (0.42%) Back Office
12 9 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.37%) Billing
14 6 (0.28%) Electronics
14 6 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.23%) Automotive
15 5 (0.23%) Games
16 4 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (3.04%) Web Services
2 56 (2.62%) .NET
3 55 (2.57%) Middleware
4 47 (2.20%) WebSphere MQ
5 44 (2.06%) HTML
6 38 (1.78%) XML
7 34 (1.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 21 (0.98%) Mason
9 18 (0.84%) CSS
10 13 (0.61%) J2EE
10 13 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (0.61%) Visualforce
11 11 (0.51%) .NET Framework
12 8 (0.37%) Application Packaging
12 8 (0.37%) Worklight
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (0.33%) jQuery
13 7 (0.33%) Flash
14 6 (0.28%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 120 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (5.38%) Clustering
3 69 (3.23%) Replication
4 60 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 52 (2.43%) Open Source
6 28 (1.31%) NHS
7 27 (1.26%) Statistics
8 22 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 20 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 19 (0.89%) Mainframe
11 18 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.80%) Wiki
13 15 (0.70%) Fat Client
13 15 (0.70%) Thin Client
14 13 (0.61%) CMDB
15 11 (0.51%) Data Integration
15 11 (0.51%) Symmetrix DMX
16 10 (0.47%) iSeries
16 10 (0.47%) Symmetrix
17 9 (0.42%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 556 (26.01%) Windows
2 525 (24.56%) Linux
3 336 (15.72%) UNIX
4 202 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 170 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 162 (7.58%) Solaris
7 130 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 97 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 91 (4.26%) AIX
10 82 (3.84%) CentOS
11 57 (2.67%) Windows 7
12 56 (2.62%) Ubuntu
13 37 (1.73%) HPUX
14 30 (1.40%) Windows XP
15 22 (1.03%) Debian
16 20 (0.94%) SUSE
17 19 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 14 (0.65%) zOS
18 14 (0.65%) VMS
18 14 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (8.47%) ITIL
2 161 (7.53%) Migration
3 134 (6.27%) Performance Tuning
4 112 (5.24%) Configuration Management
5 85 (3.98%) Change Management
6 81 (3.79%) Project Management
7 77 (3.60%) DevOps
8 69 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 65 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
10 64 (2.99%) CRM
11 55 (2.57%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (2.53%) Service Delivery
13 52 (2.43%) Workflow
13 52 (2.43%) Performance Monitoring
14 47 (2.20%) Service Management
15 44 (2.06%) Capacity Planning
16 43 (2.01%) Incident Management
17 40 (1.87%) Problem Management
18 39 (1.82%) E-Commerce
19 36 (1.68%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 346 (16.18%) SQL
2 159 (7.44%) Shell Script
3 111 (5.19%) Perl
4 108 (5.05%) Python
4 108 (5.05%) PowerShell
5 107 (5.00%) Java
6 82 (3.84%) Bash Shell
7 60 (2.81%) PL/SQL
8 42 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 37 (1.73%) JavaScript
9 37 (1.73%) PHP
10 33 (1.54%) Korn
11 28 (1.31%) Ruby
12 25 (1.17%) C#
13 23 (1.08%) C
14 19 (0.89%) VB
14 19 (0.89%) Jython
15 14 (0.65%) VBScript
16 13 (0.61%) Apex Code
17 9 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 191 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 120 (5.61%) SC Cleared
3 76 (3.55%) Degree
4 64 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.54%) DV Cleared
6 30 (1.40%) MCSE
7 29 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (0.89%) CCNA
9 19 (0.89%) MCITP
10 16 (0.75%) MCP
11 14 (0.65%) RHCE
12 10 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
13 9 (0.42%) MCTS
14 8 (0.37%) MCDBA
14 8 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.33%) RHCT
15 7 (0.33%) NCDA
15 7 (0.33%) NCIE
16 6 (0.28%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.67%) SLA
2 27 (1.26%) QA
3 16 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.094%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.047%) GAMP
System Software
1 287 (13.42%) Active Directory
2 145 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 40 (1.87%) vSphere
5 32 (1.50%) XenApp
5 32 (1.50%) VMware ESX
6 31 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
7 30 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 23 (1.08%) Samba
9 21 (0.98%) NFS
10 20 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 20 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (0.89%) Terminal Services
12 14 (0.65%) XenDesktop
13 13 (0.61%) vCloud
14 12 (0.56%) HDFS
15 11 (0.51%) XenServer
16 10 (0.47%) ISA Server
17 9 (0.42%) Postfix
18 8 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 123 (5.75%) Puppet
2 59 (2.76%) SCOM
3 54 (2.53%) SCCM
4 43 (2.01%) Tivoli
5 37 (1.73%) Nagios
6 35 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (1.59%) NetBackup
8 29 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 28 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 27 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 20 (0.94%) SCSM
12 19 (0.89%) Ansible
13 18 (0.84%) HP SIM
14 15 (0.70%) SCOrch
15 14 (0.65%) BladeLogic
16 13 (0.61%) WSUS
16 13 (0.61%) Data Guard
16 13 (0.61%) Control-M
17 12 (0.56%) SELinux
17 12 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 390 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 296 (13.84%) VMware
3 293 (13.70%) Oracle
4 200 (9.35%) Red Hat
5 160 (7.48%) IBM
6 112 (5.24%) HP
7 106 (4.96%) Cisco
8 83 (3.88%) Citrix
9 82 (3.84%) EMC
10 73 (3.41%) SAP
11 59 (2.76%) NetApp
12 57 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
13 45 (2.10%) Veritas
14 41 (1.92%) Lotus
15 40 (1.87%) Sun
16 39 (1.82%) Symantec
17 32 (1.50%) Remedy
18 24 (1.12%) Informatica
19 23 (1.08%) CA
20 22 (1.03%) Websense
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The Royal Opera House
Rate: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ECS
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Royal College of Midwives
Rate: From £27,598 to £35,052 per annum plus £4,712 London Weighting
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: £25-35/hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Advantage XPO
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £10 - 15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £7.80 - £8.50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Salt
Rate: £221.89 - £247.78 per day
Posted: 3 days ago