The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 54 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 10 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.57% 2.91% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 3.08% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Average daily rate
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£160 £350 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +159.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £270 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.44 £15.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-19.75% +4.20%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 681 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.17% 94.45% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 356 342
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 45 32
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 2015.

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
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 2 March 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
Hemel Hempstead +2 3 £150 -
Welwyn Garden City +8 2 £375 - 1
Watford +4 2 £120 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Royston - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) MS Office
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Clustering
5 4 (16.00%) MCITP
6 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Firewall
6 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) IIS
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) WAAS
4 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (4.00%) snoop
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (4.00%) MS Access
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) HP Superdome
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX
5 2 (8.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) AIX
5 2 (8.00%) HPUX
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Logistics
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) Ruby
2 2 (8.00%) Korn
2 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCITP
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) Snort
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Tealeaf
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