The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 33 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 27 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.33% 1.45% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 1.60% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £210 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -43.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £118 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £302 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.34% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +14.86%
Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
608 438 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.44% 90.68% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 226 204
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 66
Average hourly rate £19.66 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.15% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.32 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £400 -
Brentwood +2 2 - -
Harlow - 2 £250 -
Basildon - 1 £400 - 1
Billericay - 1 £250 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (40.00%) DevOps
3 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
3 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (22.86%) Open Source
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (14.29%) WSO2
6 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) UNIX
7 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.57%) vCloud
8 3 (8.57%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
8 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.57%) vSphere
8 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
8 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ODBC
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (40.00%) DevOps
2 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) Open Source
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Email Management
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Release Management
7 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) Korn
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.86%) REXX
3 1 (2.86%) JCL
3 1 (2.86%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
2 3 (8.57%) vCloud
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
1 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) WSO2
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco