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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 520 510 511
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 37 40 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 17
Average daily rate
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£150 £200 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £95 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £325 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £121 £96 £175
% change year-on-year
+25.97% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 21
Average hourly rate £13.77 £13.75 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £17.50 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £12.38
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +5.05%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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
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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 +16 20 £150 -50.00% 10
South East -29 5 £175 +84.21% 5
Yorkshire 0 2 £185 +14.72% 3
East Midlands -1 2 - - 1
West Midlands -8 2 - - 4
South West -30 2 - - 4
North West - 2 £70 -
East of England -32 1 - -
IT Administrator
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IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 25 (25.25%) Windows
2 25 (25.25%) MS Office
2 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.21%) Finance
4 20 (20.20%) Active Directory
5 13 (13.13%) ITIL
6 12 (12.12%) Banking
7 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
7 10 (10.10%) ERP
8 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
9 8 (8.08%) WAN
9 8 (8.08%) LAN
9 8 (8.08%) Asset Management
9 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
9 8 (8.08%) AS400
9 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
9 8 (8.08%) Degree
10 7 (7.07%) Taleo
10 7 (7.07%) Blackberry
11 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.06%) SQL
11 6 (6.06%) Oracle
11 6 (6.06%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.06%) Capacity Management
12 5 (5.05%) SolarWinds
12 5 (5.05%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.05%) Firewall

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 25 (25.25%) MS Office
3 5 (5.05%) MS Project
4 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.01%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) LAN
1 8 (8.08%) WAN
2 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.05%) Ethernet
3 5 (5.05%) Firewall
4 3 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (1.01%) SSL
5 1 (1.01%) SAN
5 1 (1.01%) Internet
5 1 (1.01%) DSL
5 1 (1.01%) FTP
5 1 (1.01%) SMS
5 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.01%) NAS
5 1 (1.01%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
7 1 (1.01%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
1 2 (2.02%) DCOM
1 2 (2.02%) LAMP
1 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) AS400
2 7 (7.07%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.02%) CMDB
4 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Firmware
5 1 (1.01%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.01%) DTV
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Statistics
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.05%) Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.02%) UNIX
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.13%) ITIL
2 10 (10.10%) ERP
3 8 (8.08%) Asset Management
4 6 (6.06%) Data Analysis
4 6 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.03%) Time Management
7 3 (3.03%) Data Entry
7 3 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.03%) Project Management
7 3 (3.03%) Service Management
7 3 (3.03%) CRM
7 3 (3.03%) Security Management
7 3 (3.03%) E-Procurement
7 3 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.02%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.02%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.02%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (2.02%) VBScript
3 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) VBA
4 1 (1.01%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) MCP
3 1 (1.01%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
1 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (20.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.04%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (4.04%) SCOM
2 4 (4.04%) SCSM
3 2 (2.02%) WMI
3 2 (2.02%) SCCM
4 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) BMC
3 5 (5.05%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.02%) VMware
4 2 (2.02%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.02%) SAP
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) Progress
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco
5 1 (1.01%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Remedy
5 1 (1.01%) McAfee
5 1 (1.01%) Veeam
5 1 (1.01%) HP
5 1 (1.01%) Lumension
5 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £10 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Solmar Finance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Real Staffing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 180-220 Per Day
Posted: 20 days ago