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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 77 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 17 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 1.23% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.29% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Average daily rate £163 £425 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.76% +90.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £445 £237
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.43 £10.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.03 £14.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -5.88%
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
1033 699 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.31% 95.23% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 398 371
Average daily rate £350 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £510 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 55 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £10.31 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.47 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -25 13 £163 -56.66% 3
Durham -2 3 £158 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 10 (28.57%) Unix
3 10 (28.57%) Solaris
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle
4 9 (25.71%) Change Control
5 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
5 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
5 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
5 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (20.00%) Time Management
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
7 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
7 6 (17.14%) AIX
7 6 (17.14%) CMS
7 6 (17.14%) Serena
7 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (17.14%) Data Engineering
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL V2
7 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 5 (14.29%) StarTeam
8 5 (14.29%) WMI
8 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (17.14%) CMS
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Documentum
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Maple
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) SSH
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) HACMP
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
1 10 (28.57%) Solaris
1 10 (28.57%) Unix
2 6 (17.14%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) HPUX
6 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Change Control
3 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Time Management
5 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (17.14%) Data Engineering
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL V2
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Server Building
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.71%) Document Management
8 2 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) Korn
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) C-shell
4 1 (2.86%) Fortran
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) GPFS
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Samba
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) WMI
2 2 (5.71%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (2.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) Serena
4 5 (14.29%) Borland
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Opsware
8 1 (2.86%) Splunk
8 1 (2.86%) Sun
8 1 (2.86%) Veritas