The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 574 557 526
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -31
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 40 58 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 31
Median daily rate £145 £168 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £125 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £165 £195
% change year-on-year
-24.12% -15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 15
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.15 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.30% -24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £9.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £10.15 £11.88
% change year-on-year
+13.30% -14.52%
IT 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
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 5 December 2016.

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
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 IT Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +4 18 £180 -44.61% 5
East of England +8 7 £161 +29.00% 2
East Midlands 0 7 £85 - 1
South West +4 2 - - 1
South East -2 2 £90 -41.93% 5
West Midlands -21 2 £120 -46.66% 4
North East -34 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
IT Administrator
UK

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT 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 IT Administrator in the job title.

1 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
3 19 (20.00%) Windows
4 16 (16.84%) MS Office
4 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
5 14 (14.74%) Finance
6 11 (11.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 9 (9.47%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (9.47%) Asset Management
8 9 (9.47%) Windows Server
9 8 (8.42%) ServiceNow
9 8 (8.42%) VMware
10 7 (7.37%) ITIL
10 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
11 6 (6.32%) Linux
11 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
11 6 (6.32%) Change Management
11 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
11 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (5.26%) Time Management
12 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
12 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (5.26%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.26%) EMC
12 5 (5.26%) NetApp
12 5 (5.26%) Red Hat

IT 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 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.84%) MS Office
3 11 (11.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (9.47%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
1 3 (3.16%) SSL
2 2 (2.11%) LAN
3 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.05%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) SAN
3 1 (1.05%) Skype
3 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) WAN
3 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) DB2
2 1 (1.05%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Advertising
3 3 (3.16%) French Language
3 3 (3.16%) German Language
3 3 (3.16%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.16%) Turkish Language
4 2 (2.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.11%) Polish Language
4 2 (2.11%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) HTML
2 2 (2.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.11%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (2.11%) Wiki
5 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.05%) Fintech
5 1 (1.05%) iPad
5 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) Linux
5 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.21%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.05%) Unix
9 1 (1.05%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.47%) Asset Management
2 7 (7.37%) ITIL
3 6 (6.32%) Change Management
4 5 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.26%) Time Management
5 4 (4.21%) Data Entry
5 4 (4.21%) Migration
5 4 (4.21%) Project Management
6 3 (3.16%) B2B
6 3 (3.16%) CRM
6 3 (3.16%) Internal Audit
6 3 (3.16%) Line Management
6 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.16%) Ticket Management
7 2 (2.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.11%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (2.11%) Data Deduplication
7 2 (2.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (2.11%) Validation
7 2 (2.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.26%) Python
3 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) CCNA
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.05%) MCSA
3 1 (1.05%) MCSE
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Ansible
1 5 (5.26%) Puppet
1 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (4.21%) SCCM
3 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) ServiceNow
2 8 (8.42%) VMware
3 5 (5.26%) EMC
3 5 (5.26%) NetApp
3 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.21%) Altiris
5 3 (3.16%) Citrix
5 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle
7 1 (1.05%) Remedy
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Sun
7 1 (1.05%) Veeam