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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 83 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 23 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 2.34% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.46% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 15
Median daily rate £400 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.60 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
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
1742 1588 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.83% 95.20% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 835 686
Median daily rate £388 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 65
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.42 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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
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 3 May 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 -8 1 £84 -26.15% 1
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Unix
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 11 (17.46%) WebLogic
5 10 (15.87%) AIX
5 10 (15.87%) IBM
5 10 (15.87%) Migration
6 9 (14.29%) Finance
6 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
7 8 (12.70%) Middleware
7 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.11%) Clustering
8 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 7 (11.11%) Solaris
8 7 (11.11%) Apache
9 6 (9.52%) ITIL
9 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.52%) Mac OS X
9 6 (9.52%) NHS
9 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 6 (9.52%) Banking
9 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
10 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
10 5 (7.94%) SSL
10 5 (7.94%) XML
10 5 (7.94%) DB2

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 11 (17.46%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.11%) Apache
4 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.59%) JBoss
8 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) SSL
2 4 (6.35%) VoIP
3 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) SAN
4 2 (3.17%) HTTP
4 2 (3.17%) SMTP
4 2 (3.17%) SNMP
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.59%) MRTG
5 1 (1.59%) SMS
5 1 (1.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.94%) DB2
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.59%) MS Access
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Ant
2 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.59%) Hudson
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Local Government
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
2 5 (7.94%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) JMS
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) JDBC
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.59%) .NET
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.59%) CGI
6 1 (1.59%) EJB
6 1 (1.59%) ISPF
6 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.59%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) NHS
3 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) HACMP
4 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Health Informatics
5 2 (3.17%) Informatics
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) iSeries
6 1 (1.59%) LPAR
6 1 (1.59%) VSAM
6 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Unix
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 10 (15.87%) AIX
4 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.11%) Solaris
6 6 (9.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.17%) Debian
9 2 (3.17%) HPUX
9 2 (3.17%) SUSE
9 2 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) ITIL
3 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (6.35%) SOA
4 3 (4.76%) High Availability
4 3 (4.76%) Service Management
4 3 (4.76%) Workflow
5 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.17%) Data Management
5 2 (3.17%) Database Tuning
5 2 (3.17%) DevOps
5 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.17%) Records Management
5 2 (3.17%) Resource Management
5 2 (3.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.94%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.76%) Perl
3 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) Jython
4 2 (3.17%) Korn
5 1 (1.59%) C
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) Python
5 1 (1.59%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.17%) GPFS
3 2 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.59%) Firmware
4 1 (1.59%) KVM
4 1 (1.59%) RACF
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Cacti
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
2 1 (1.59%) OpenNebula
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.59%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
1 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.87%) IBM
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) NetApp
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Sun
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Altiris
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) IFS
6 1 (1.59%) Veritas