The first table below looks at the demand for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 28 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 Kent 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 31 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 9 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.35% 2.53% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 2.66% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £435 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 263 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 95.91% 94.95% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 141 121
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £225
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 5 26 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.00 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Administrator
South East

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
Tonbridge - 2 £375 -
Dartford - 1 £300 -
Maidstone - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Administrator
South East

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) Debian
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Nagios
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) ZABBIX
4 5 (27.78%) Cacti
4 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) AIX
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) MS Visio

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) DMZ
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Debian
3 5 (27.78%) Ubuntu
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 2 (11.11%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Change Control
2 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) ITSM
2 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Document Management
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PHP
1 5 (27.78%) Python
1 5 (27.78%) Ruby
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) OCP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nagios
1 5 (27.78%) ZABBIX
1 5 (27.78%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) nmon
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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