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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 65 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 28 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.83% 2.83% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.99% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 11
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£300 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.60 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.36% -
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
1439 1171 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.30% 94.82% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 629 471
Average daily rate £350 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 56 79
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 - 3 £113 -
Altrincham +2 1 £310 - 3
Administrator
North West

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (20.00%) MySQL
4 11 (18.33%) Finance
5 8 (13.33%) Oracle
5 8 (13.33%) SQL
6 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (11.67%) UNIX
6 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.00%) Replication
7 6 (10.00%) Python
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (10.00%) Windows
7 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (10.00%) MS Office
7 6 (10.00%) Bourne shell
7 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) PHP
8 5 (8.33%) CCNA
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) Firewall
8 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (6.67%) Wireless
9 4 (6.67%) VMware
9 4 (6.67%) Telecoms

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) nginx
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Documentum
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.00%) MS Project
5 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) Wireless
2 4 (6.67%) WAN
3 3 (5.00%) VPN
3 3 (5.00%) Internet
3 3 (5.00%) Network Security
4 2 (3.33%) Extranet
4 2 (3.33%) MPLS
4 2 (3.33%) BGP
4 2 (3.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.33%) SSH
4 2 (3.33%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) VoIP
4 2 (3.33%) DNS
4 2 (3.33%) SSL
4 2 (3.33%) Intranet
4 2 (3.33%) SMTP
4 2 (3.33%) RIP
4 2 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Front Office
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Replication
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) UNIX
3 6 (10.00%) Windows
4 4 (6.67%) AIX
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.67%) VMS
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.33%) Project Management
1 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (5.00%) Change Control
2 3 (5.00%) Data Entry
2 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (5.00%) Time Management
2 3 (5.00%) Document Management
2 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (3.33%) Migration
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.33%) Database Tuning
3 2 (3.33%) SIEM
3 2 (3.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (1.67%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (1.67%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (1.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
2 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.00%) Bourne shell
3 6 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) C
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) CCNA
1 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
1 3 (5.00%) Hyperic
2 2 (3.33%) Nagios
2 2 (3.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.00%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) Veritas
6 2 (3.33%) Lotus
6 2 (3.33%) Percona
6 2 (3.33%) Teradata
7 1 (1.67%) Planview
7 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
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