The first table below looks at the demand for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 29 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 Hertfordshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 41 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 21 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.15% 4.06% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 4.27% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 10
Average daily rate
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£248 £325 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -21.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.86 £12.11 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.98% +0.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
620 586 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 93.09% 95.13% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 297 405
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 39 75
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £86.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Watford 0 5 £248 +10.00% 2
St Albans - 5 £450 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £170 -
Stevenage +4 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -14 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Internet
4 7 (21.21%) DNS
4 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) CMS
4 7 (21.21%) Apache
4 7 (21.21%) UNIX
4 7 (21.21%) DHCP
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (18.18%) HTTP
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.12%) Visualforce
7 4 (12.12%) Apex Code
7 4 (12.12%) Mason
7 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (12.12%) LAN
7 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (9.09%) Intranet
8 3 (9.09%) FTP
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Local Government
9 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (21.21%) Apache
1 7 (21.21%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) AquaLogic
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Force.com
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Internet
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) HTTP
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) FTP
5 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.09%) Intranet
6 2 (6.06%) L2TP
6 2 (6.06%) ADSL
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) International Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Mason
1 4 (12.12%) Visualforce
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) COM
3 1 (3.03%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) Web Design
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
4 1 (3.03%) Content Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Data Entry
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Apex Code
4 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) BEA
4 1 (3.03%) Plumtree
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Progress