The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 61 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 29 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 2.17% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.36% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £243 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £109 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.58 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+10.49% -1.27%
Administrator
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1356 1018 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.58% 92.04% 90.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 500 597
Average daily rate £338 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 71 84
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £33.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 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
Stockport - 1 £315 - 1
Wigan - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Administrator
North West

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (38.46%) Windows
1 25 (38.46%) Linux
2 17 (26.15%) Banking
3 14 (21.54%) Finance
3 14 (21.54%) VMware
3 14 (21.54%) Red Hat
4 13 (20.00%) UNIX
5 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.92%) IBM
5 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
6 9 (13.85%) Citrix
6 9 (13.85%) Oracle
7 8 (12.31%) AIX
7 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
7 8 (12.31%) Cisco
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
8 7 (10.77%) Change Management
8 7 (10.77%) HP
8 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
8 7 (10.77%) SQL
9 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
9 6 (9.23%) SAN
9 6 (9.23%) RDBMS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.08%) NetWeaver
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.54%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) SAN
2 5 (7.69%) DHCP
2 5 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 3 (4.62%) Wireless
5 2 (3.08%) HTTP
5 2 (3.08%) Intranet
6 1 (1.54%) MPLS
6 1 (1.54%) BGP
6 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.54%) Firewall
6 1 (1.54%) RIP
6 1 (1.54%) VoIP
6 1 (1.54%) WAN
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
1 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.08%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Introscope
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 17 (26.15%) Banking
2 14 (21.54%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Middleware
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (3.08%) SAP Basis
4 2 (3.08%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.54%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Tandem
2 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
3 1 (1.54%) HACMP
3 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
1 25 (38.46%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) UNIX
3 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.31%) AIX
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Solaris
7 3 (4.62%) SUSE
8 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (10.77%) Change Management
3 5 (7.69%) CRM
4 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL
4 4 (6.15%) Migration
5 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.62%) Data Management
5 3 (4.62%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (4.62%) Analytics
5 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.62%) Coaching
5 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.08%) DevOps
6 2 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.15%) VBScript
3 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) MCITP
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) GAMP
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) Firmware
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.62%) XenApp
4 3 (4.62%) RHEV
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.08%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.08%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Red Hat
1 14 (21.54%) VMware
2 11 (16.92%) IBM
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 9 (13.85%) Citrix
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco
5 7 (10.77%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) EMC
7 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.15%) Spiceworks
7 4 (6.15%) NetApp
8 3 (4.62%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (4.62%) Sybase
8 3 (4.62%) Dell
9 2 (3.08%) SAP
9 2 (3.08%) Juniper
9 2 (3.08%) CA
9 2 (3.08%) IronPort
9 2 (3.08%) Apple
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