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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 53 49 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 10 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.30% 1.66% 10.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.77% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
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£438 £223 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.93% -25.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £175 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £237 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.88 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -12.50%
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
712 622 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.59% 93.67% 90.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 391 111
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 12 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.39 £20.00 £38.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +2 5 £475 +112.72% 2
Durham -3 4 £375 - 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 6 (18.18%) Windows
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle
5 6 (18.18%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) CA
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 5 (15.15%) JBoss
6 5 (15.15%) Apache
6 5 (15.15%) AIX
6 5 (15.15%) Java
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
7 4 (12.12%) LDAP
7 4 (12.12%) SharePoint

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (15.15%) JBoss
1 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.09%) AquaLogic
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) LDAP
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
1 3 (9.09%) Java EE
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
6 1 (3.03%) OS/2
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) SOA
4 3 (9.09%) Network Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) E-business
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.09%) OpenView
3 1 (3.03%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) IBM
3 5 (15.15%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) CA
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 2 (6.06%) SAP
6 2 (6.06%) Avaya
6 2 (6.06%) Serena
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Borland
7 1 (3.03%) Nintex
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam