The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 34 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 23 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.67% 2.86% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 3.21% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
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£290 £225 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -13.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -1.75%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
571 343 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.21% 89.32% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 169 108
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +22.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £32.84 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Tyne and Wear -3 17 £278 +23.33%
Durham -11 2 - -
Teesside - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 15 (41.67%) ITIL
3 12 (33.33%) Linux
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle
4 11 (30.56%) Change Management
4 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.22%) Finance
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
7 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (19.44%) HP
7 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
8 6 (16.67%) Middleware
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 6 (16.67%) SOA
8 6 (16.67%) Apache
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) AquaLogic
8 6 (16.67%) Java EE
8 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
9 5 (13.89%) OpenView
9 5 (13.89%) SAN
9 5 (13.89%) CA
10 4 (11.11%) Clustering
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 6 (16.67%) Apache
1 6 (16.67%) AquaLogic
2 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) DHCP
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Middleware
1 6 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
7 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Change Management
3 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 4 (11.11%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Time Management
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL V2
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) BCP
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.78%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) OpenView
2 4 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.78%) WMI
4 1 (2.78%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) HP
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) CA
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) IBM
5 4 (11.11%) Splunk
6 2 (5.56%) Serena
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.78%) Borland
7 1 (2.78%) VMware