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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 52 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 17 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.19% 1.58% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.65% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Average daily rate £350 £250 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £144 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £344 £186
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £26.93 - £10.33
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.47 - £9.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.39 - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 606 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.27% 95.89% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 308 436
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 29 81
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
St Albans +2 4 - - 1
Stevenage -4 3 £225 -12.19% 1
Watford -14 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 1
Ware - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - -
Administrator
East of England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (23.68%) SQL
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (15.79%) Internet
4 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Mason
4 6 (15.79%) Visualforce
4 6 (15.79%) Apex Code
5 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) VMware
5 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Apache
5 5 (13.16%) UNIX
6 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.53%) DB2
6 4 (10.53%) WAN
6 4 (10.53%) FTP
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.53%) DNS
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (10.53%) Games
6 4 (10.53%) Intranet
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Firewall

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (13.16%) MS Exchange
1 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) CMS
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.26%) AquaLogic
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) Internet
3 4 (10.53%) WAN
3 4 (10.53%) FTP
3 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Intranet
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
4 3 (7.89%) HTTP
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) VLAN
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) RFID
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Redmine
2 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) International Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Mason
1 6 (15.79%) Visualforce
2 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) COM
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) FMCG
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
2 1 (2.63%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) AIX
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
2 4 (10.53%) Change Management
2 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
2 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (2.63%) Information Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Web Design
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Apex Code
3 3 (7.89%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) HNC
3 1 (2.63%) HND
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Cygwin
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) BEA
4 2 (5.26%) Plumtree
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Sage
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Nokia
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Progress
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