The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 66 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 44 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.43% 1.87% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.97% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 27
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £24.30 £13.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.72% -66.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -24.47%
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
1711 1774 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.43% 94.66% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 1025 806
Median daily rate £400 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 56
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.25 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 30 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Salford -9 3 £221 - 1
Stockport -10 1 £315 - 2
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Manchester region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (32.50%) Linux
2 24 (30.00%) Unix
3 18 (22.50%) Oracle
4 17 (21.25%) Finance
5 15 (18.75%) Puppet
6 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
7 12 (15.00%) Clustering
7 12 (15.00%) Windows
7 12 (15.00%) WebSphere
8 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
9 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 10 (12.50%) Banking
10 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
10 9 (11.25%) Solaris
10 9 (11.25%) AIX
10 9 (11.25%) WebLogic
10 9 (11.25%) ITIL
10 9 (11.25%) SQL
10 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
10 9 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (10.00%) Middleware
11 8 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (10.00%) Perl
12 7 (8.75%) JBoss
12 7 (8.75%) SLA
12 7 (8.75%) Migration
12 7 (8.75%) VMware
12 7 (8.75%) Windows 7

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.25%) WebLogic
3 8 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.75%) JBoss
5 5 (6.25%) Apache
6 3 (3.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.50%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.50%) Liferay
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.50%) SAS
7 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.25%) IIS
8 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Infor M3
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) SAN
2 5 (6.25%) HTTP
3 3 (3.75%) DHCP
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
3 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) SSL
3 3 (3.75%) VLAN
3 3 (3.75%) VPN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) WLAN
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) SNMP
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) FTP
5 1 (1.25%) Intranet
5 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) MySQL
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) DataStage
3 2 (2.50%) DB2
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.25%) OLAP
4 1 (1.25%) OLTP
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.75%) Hudson
3 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Introscope
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) Middleware
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.75%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) JMS
4 2 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (1.25%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.25%) J2EE
5 1 (1.25%) JDBC
5 1 (1.25%) MCollective
5 1 (1.25%) RESTful
5 1 (1.25%) SOAP
5 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Clustering
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) HACMP
4 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.50%) LPAR
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.25%) Informatics
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Linux
2 24 (30.00%) Unix
3 12 (15.00%) Windows
4 9 (11.25%) AIX
4 9 (11.25%) Solaris
5 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
7 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.75%) HPUX
9 3 (3.75%) SUSE
9 3 (3.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.50%) CentOS
10 2 (2.50%) Debian
10 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
1 9 (11.25%) ITIL
1 9 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (8.75%) DevOps
2 7 (8.75%) Migration
3 6 (7.50%) Service Management
4 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.00%) SOA
6 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.75%) Change Management
6 3 (3.75%) Data Management
6 3 (3.75%) Database Tuning
6 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.75%) ETL
6 3 (3.75%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.50%) Time Management
7 2 (2.50%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) Perl
3 6 (7.50%) Python
3 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.50%) Jython
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) Java
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) MCSE
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) CCNA
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.75%) GPFS
6 2 (2.50%) Firmware
6 2 (2.50%) KVM
6 2 (2.50%) vSphere
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (18.75%) Puppet
2 6 (7.50%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (6.25%) Nagios
3 5 (6.25%) SCCM
4 3 (3.75%) Ansible
4 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.75%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.50%) CA Wily
5 2 (2.50%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.50%) Ganglia
5 2 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.50%) nmon
5 2 (2.50%) RSA Archer
5 2 (2.50%) Salt
6 1 (1.25%) Graylog
6 1 (1.25%) SCOM
6 1 (1.25%) Wonderware InTouch
6 1 (1.25%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.75%) VMware
5 6 (7.50%) IBM
6 4 (5.00%) Altiris
6 4 (5.00%) CA
6 4 (5.00%) HP
6 4 (5.00%) Splunk
6 4 (5.00%) Veritas
7 3 (3.75%) Sun
8 2 (2.50%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.50%) Endeca
8 2 (2.50%) hybris
8 2 (2.50%) Infor
8 2 (2.50%) Lotus
8 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.50%) SAP
8 2 (2.50%) Wonderware
9 1 (1.25%) Veeam