The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 35 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.41% 1.69% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.77% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £400 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
259 282 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 91.52% 95.27% 89.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 154 138
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £243 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £514 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 40
Average hourly rate £12.46 £16.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.08% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £23.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
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 1 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Dartford - - - -
Maidstone - - - - 3
Sevenoaks - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Administrator
South East

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) DMZ
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) OCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (9.09%) SRDF
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle