The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
North West / Lancashire
Rank 32 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 9 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.42% 2.35% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.47% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Median daily rate £320 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £340 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £41.80 £34.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.13 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-14.07% +31.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 364 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.40% 95.04% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 245 275
Median daily rate £350 £420 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £750 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 46 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +39.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £69.07 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -1 4 £418 +1.21%
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (26.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (26.92%) High Availability
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (23.08%) Open Source
6 6 (23.08%) SaaS
6 6 (23.08%) PaaS
6 6 (23.08%) IaaS
6 6 (23.08%) Change Management
6 6 (23.08%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
8 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
8 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) Linux

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) IaaS
1 6 (23.08%) PaaS
1 6 (23.08%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) High Availability
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) Data Management
3 6 (23.08%) Open Source
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.54%) Security Patching
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Encryption
6 2 (7.69%) Data Entry
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Remedy
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Curam
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) IBM