The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Administrator
Rank 504 492 462
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -30
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 53 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 23
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£175 £148 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £100 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £308 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £125 £233
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -46.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 14
Average hourly rate £10.25 £15.83 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.24% +0.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.59 £11.10 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £22.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.13 £13.91 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-27.18% -4.10%
IT Administrator
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IT Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IT Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IT 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 IT Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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 +3 20 £175 -30.00% 8
South East -4 16 £210 +44.82% 7
East of England +2 6 - - 4
North West -8 4 £155 - 2
South West -17 3 £335 +235.00% 2
West Midlands - 2 - - 4
East Midlands +11 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -11 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
IT Administrator
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IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 43 (34.96%) Windows
2 41 (33.33%) MS Office
3 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 26 (21.14%) MS Excel
5 21 (17.07%) Active Directory
6 18 (14.63%) Finance
7 15 (12.20%) SQL
8 13 (10.57%) VMware
9 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (8.94%) Windows 7
10 11 (8.94%) Windows XP
11 10 (8.13%) SAP
12 9 (7.32%) ITIL
12 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
12 9 (7.32%) Project Management
13 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
14 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (4.88%) Degree
15 6 (4.88%) Time Management
16 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
16 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (4.07%) Mac OS X
16 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (4.07%) Linux
16 5 (4.07%) Service Delivery
16 5 (4.07%) Remedy
16 5 (4.07%) Service Management
17 4 (3.25%) Blackberry

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.25%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.63%) Lync
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) LiveLink
Applications
1 41 (33.33%) MS Office
2 26 (21.14%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.81%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) PABX
1 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.44%) LAN
2 2 (1.63%) WAN
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) ADSL
2 2 (1.63%) Broadband
2 2 (1.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) VPN
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) DHCP
3 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (14.63%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.25%) Law
3 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.63%) Billing
4 2 (1.63%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.81%) French Language
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) Middleware
1 1 (0.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.44%) CMDB
3 3 (2.44%) FMCG
3 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Statistics
4 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.81%) iPhone
4 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.81%) NHS
4 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 43 (34.96%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Windows 7
2 11 (8.94%) Windows XP
3 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.07%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.07%) Linux
5 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.44%) UNIX
7 2 (1.63%) Solaris
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (7.32%) ITIL
1 9 (7.32%) Project Management
2 6 (4.88%) Time Management
3 5 (4.07%) Service Delivery
3 5 (4.07%) Service Management
4 4 (3.25%) ITSM
4 4 (3.25%) Data Management
4 4 (3.25%) Data Analysis
4 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2
4 4 (3.25%) Data Entry
5 3 (2.44%) Computer Security
5 3 (2.44%) Logistics
5 3 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.44%) Change Management
5 3 (2.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.63%) Risk Management
6 2 (1.63%) Information Security
6 2 (1.63%) Migration
6 2 (1.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.44%) VB
4 2 (1.63%) VBScript
4 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
3 3 (2.44%) MCSA
4 2 (1.63%) MCP
4 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) MCITP
5 1 (0.81%) CCA
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.81%) HNC
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) XenServer
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) SCOM
2 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.44%) SCSM
3 2 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.81%) WSUS
4 1 (0.81%) SCCM
4 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.57%) VMware
3 10 (8.13%) SAP
4 5 (4.07%) Remedy
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle
5 4 (3.25%) Lotus
6 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.44%) IBM
6 3 (2.44%) EMC
6 3 (2.44%) Citrix
6 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.63%) Cognos
7 2 (1.63%) BMC
7 2 (1.63%) CommVault
7 2 (1.63%) Dell
7 2 (1.63%) Cisco
7 2 (1.63%) Yardi
7 2 (1.63%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.63%) Orchard
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