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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 30 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 40 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.48% 1.73% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 1.89% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £184 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £455 £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £23.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.88 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.45%
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
659 689 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 90.27% 91.62% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 351 301
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £207 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 34
Average hourly rate £14.85 £22.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Welwyn Garden City +14 18 £350 -
Watford +10 10 £375 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £169 - 2
Stevenage -1 1 £325 -
St Albans -4 1 - - 1
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (23.53%) HP
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.65%) DNS
6 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
7 7 (13.73%) Linux
7 7 (13.73%) UNIX
7 7 (13.73%) MS Office
7 7 (13.73%) IBM
7 7 (13.73%) Citrix
8 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) SAN
8 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
9 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
10 4 (7.84%) VMware
10 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (7.84%) DHCP
10 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.84%) HPUX
10 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.84%) LAN
10 4 (7.84%) High Availability
10 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) OpenEdge
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (11.76%) SAN
2 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) Internet
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) NAS
5 2 (3.92%) LDAP
5 2 (3.92%) SMTP
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) AS400
1 3 (5.88%) Replication
1 3 (5.88%) LPAR
2 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Equities
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (7.84%) HPUX
6 3 (5.88%) AIX
7 2 (3.92%) Tru64
7 2 (3.92%) Debian
7 2 (3.92%) OS/400
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (7.84%) High Availability
2 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.88%) Security Management
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL
3 3 (5.88%) Project Management
3 3 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.92%) Time Management
4 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.92%) Service Management
4 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.96%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Samba
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) XenApp
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
3 2 (3.92%) NFS
3 2 (3.92%) iptables
4 1 (1.96%) vCloud
4 1 (1.96%) Postfix
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.96%) SCSM
1 1 (1.96%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) HP
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) IBM
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) Brocade
5 3 (5.88%) NetApp
5 3 (5.88%) Lotus
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
5 3 (5.88%) Tealeaf
5 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.92%) Compaq
7 1 (1.96%) CommVault
7 1 (1.96%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.96%) Varonis