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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 67 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 19 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.38% 1.87% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 2.00% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 16
Average daily rate
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£270 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.68% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £108 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £345 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -3.44%
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
1291 1051 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.76% 91.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 563 500
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 50 69
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Salford - 1 - - 1
Wigan - - - - 1
Administrator
North West

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 15 (30.61%) Windows
3 12 (24.49%) VMware
4 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.37%) Cisco
5 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
6 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (16.33%) Finance
7 7 (14.29%) Banking
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 6 (12.24%) UNIX
8 6 (12.24%) HP
8 6 (12.24%) Citrix
8 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (10.20%) SAN
9 5 (10.20%) IBM
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
9 5 (10.20%) AIX
9 5 (10.20%) MS Office
10 4 (8.16%) Firewall
10 4 (8.16%) Solaris
10 4 (8.16%) CRM
10 4 (8.16%) MCSE
10 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.16%) Active Directory

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) NetWeaver
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 4 (8.16%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) HTTP
4 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.04%) Intranet
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Introscope
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 3 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) Mason
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.08%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) Open Source
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 15 (30.61%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) UNIX
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) AIX
5 4 (8.16%) Solaris
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.12%) SUSE
7 2 (4.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) ITIL
1 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (10.20%) Project Management
3 4 (8.16%) CRM
3 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.12%) Analytics
4 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.12%) ERP
4 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 2 (4.08%) Content Management
5 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.08%) DevOps
5 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) MCSE
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.08%) Firmware
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
1 2 (4.08%) CA Wily
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) VMware
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco
4 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle
6 6 (12.24%) HP
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) IBM
8 3 (6.12%) Dell
8 3 (6.12%) SAP
9 2 (4.08%) IronPort
9 2 (4.08%) FatWire
9 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (4.08%) CA
9 2 (4.08%) NetApp
9 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.08%) Spiceworks
10 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (2.04%) Splunk
10 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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