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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 50 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 16 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.09% 2.31% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.46% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 16
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£340 £300 £146
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +105.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £233 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £390 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £13.75 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.70 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -0.36%
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
722 529 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.38% 94.13% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 268 410
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.45 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 20 November 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
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 20 November 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
Hemel Hempstead -5 6 £260 -25.71%
Watford 0 5 £388 +19.23% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £340 -
Letchworth - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Royston - - - - 1
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) SAN
4 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
5 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 6 (15.38%) UNIX
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle
6 5 (12.82%) MS Office
6 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
6 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
6 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) VMware
6 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) HP Superdome
7 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.26%) Software Deployment
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 4 (10.26%) VB
7 4 (10.26%) HPUX
7 4 (10.26%) MS Access
8 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) Force.com
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) ADSL
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) DHCP
2 2 (5.13%) FTP
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) L2TP
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.56%) WAAS
3 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.56%) snoop
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) MS Access
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) ATL
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) Mason
1 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
1 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.26%) HP Superdome
3 3 (7.69%) Open Source
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) EPoS
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) UNIX
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) HPUX
5 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.13%) AIX
6 2 (5.13%) CentOS
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.26%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) Software Deployment
2 4 (10.26%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.69%) Time Management
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Scrum
5 1 (2.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) DevOps
5 1 (2.56%) Coaching
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) VB
2 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
3 2 (5.13%) Korn
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) REXX
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.56%) JCL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
2 2 (5.13%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
1 5 (12.82%) HP
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 3 (7.69%) Orchard
2 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe