The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 498 465 509
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +44
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 68 64 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 22
Average daily rate £135 £233 £212
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% +9.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £115 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 £233 £212
% change year-on-year
-37.63% +9.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £10.00 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £17.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £11.25 £11.43
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.53%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
IT Administrator
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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -3 24 £135 -22.85% 5
London -43 20 £135 -32.50% 4
East Midlands +1 11 £250 -
East of England -28 5 £145 - 5
West Midlands - 4 £200 - 1
Yorkshire -17 2 £110 +8.91% 1
North West -35 2 £123 -49.48% 2
South West - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
3 35 (30.97%) Active Directory
4 32 (28.32%) MS Excel
5 21 (18.58%) MS Office
6 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
7 15 (13.27%) Finance
8 14 (12.39%) Firewall
8 14 (12.39%) ERP
9 13 (11.50%) VMware
10 12 (10.62%) AS400
11 11 (9.73%) MS Exchange
11 11 (9.73%) ITIL
11 11 (9.73%) SQL
11 11 (9.73%) SAN
12 10 (8.85%) DNS
12 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
13 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
13 9 (7.96%) Oracle
14 8 (7.08%) Banking
14 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
14 8 (7.08%) Windows XP
14 8 (7.08%) DHCP
14 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (6.19%) Network Management
15 7 (6.19%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
15 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 11 (9.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.19%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.77%) WordPress
4 2 (1.77%) nginx
4 2 (1.77%) Moodle
4 2 (1.77%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (28.32%) MS Excel
2 21 (18.58%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Project
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.39%) Firewall
2 11 (9.73%) SAN
3 10 (8.85%) DNS
4 8 (7.08%) DHCP
5 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.31%) Ethernet
6 6 (5.31%) LAN
7 5 (4.42%) WAN
8 3 (2.65%) VPN
9 2 (1.77%) NAS
10 1 (0.88%) Internet
10 1 (0.88%) DSL
10 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.88%) VLAN
10 1 (0.88%) Network Security
10 1 (0.88%) ADSL
10 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Banking
2 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.31%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.54%) Law
5 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.77%) Back Office
6 2 (1.77%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) Web Services
2 2 (1.77%) XML
2 2 (1.77%) LAMP
2 2 (1.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) AS400
2 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.31%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.54%) NHS
4 3 (2.65%) Replication
5 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Open Source
6 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.08%) Windows XP
3 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.31%) Linux
6 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.65%) UNIX
9 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.77%) CentOS
9 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.39%) ERP
2 11 (9.73%) ITIL
3 7 (6.19%) Network Management
4 6 (5.31%) CRM
4 6 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (5.31%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.42%) Project Management
6 4 (3.54%) Service Management
6 4 (3.54%) Change Management
6 4 (3.54%) Time Management
6 4 (3.54%) Migration
6 4 (3.54%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.65%) Logistics
7 3 (2.65%) Supplier Management
7 3 (2.65%) Information Security
7 3 (2.65%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.65%) E-Procurement
7 3 (2.65%) Security Management
8 2 (1.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.73%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.77%) VB
4 1 (0.88%) VBA
4 1 (0.88%) Lingo
4 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.77%) MCSE
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) MCSA
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (30.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.77%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) SCOM
1 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (2.65%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (2.65%) SCSM
2 2 (1.77%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.88%) WSUS
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.50%) VMware
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle
4 6 (5.31%) HP
5 3 (2.65%) BMC
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco
5 3 (2.65%) LANDesk
5 3 (2.65%) Veeam
5 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.65%) Lumension
5 3 (2.65%) McAfee
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.77%) Progress
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Nokia
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
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Modis International - London
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Rate: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 26 days ago