The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
England / North West
Rank 69 92 68
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 66 66 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.51% 1.77% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 1.87% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 44
Median daily rate £250 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £26.20 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.89% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £11.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £41.15 £34.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.41 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +16.46%

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2491 3537 3103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.79% 94.93% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1555 2113 1701
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 189 198
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% +42.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +6 32 £313 -16.66% 9
Cheshire +30 15 £110 -45.00% 3
Merseyside +1 10 £383 -4.31% 5
Lancashire +7 7 £420 +52.72%
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 North West region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 29 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.05%) Linux
2 28 (21.05%) Windows
3 26 (19.55%) Finance
4 24 (18.05%) Oracle
5 20 (15.04%) Unix
5 20 (15.04%) Banking
6 19 (14.29%) SQL
6 19 (14.29%) Migration
6 19 (14.29%) Clustering
7 17 (12.78%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
9 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
9 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
9 15 (11.28%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (11.28%) ITIL
9 15 (11.28%) WebSphere
9 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database
9 15 (11.28%) High Availability
10 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
11 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (9.77%) Windows Server
12 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
12 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
12 12 (9.02%) VMware
13 11 (8.27%) Change Management
13 11 (8.27%) Middleware
13 11 (8.27%) DNS
13 11 (8.27%) Perl

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (11.28%) WebSphere
1 15 (11.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (5.26%) Apache
4 7 (5.26%) JBoss
5 6 (4.51%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.76%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.01%) IIS
8 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.50%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.50%) SAS
9 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.75%) CMS
10 1 (0.75%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.77%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (7.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.75%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) IaaS
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.26%) PaaS
1 7 (5.26%) SaaS
2 4 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (3.01%) Office 365
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.27%) DNS
2 9 (6.77%) Internet
3 8 (6.02%) SSL
4 7 (5.26%) Firewall
5 6 (4.51%) DHCP
6 5 (3.76%) HTTP
6 5 (3.76%) LAN
6 5 (3.76%) WAN
7 4 (3.01%) SAN
7 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.50%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.50%) NAS
8 2 (1.50%) WebEx
9 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.75%) LDAP
9 1 (0.75%) SNMP
9 1 (0.75%) VLAN
9 1 (0.75%) VPN
9 1 (0.75%) Wireless
9 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database
1 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.01%) GIS
5 4 (3.01%) MySQL
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) TKPROF
7 2 (1.50%) Big Data
7 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.01%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.01%) Hudson
3 4 (3.01%) JIRA
4 3 (2.26%) Toad
5 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.50%) Subversion
General
1 26 (19.55%) Finance
2 20 (15.04%) Banking
3 10 (7.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) Middleware
2 5 (3.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (3.01%) Web Services
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.50%) .NET
5 2 (1.50%) CSS
5 2 (1.50%) HTML
5 2 (1.50%) J2EE
6 1 (0.75%) JDBC
6 1 (0.75%) JMS
6 1 (0.75%) LAMP
6 1 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.75%) REST
6 1 (0.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Clustering
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.51%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.51%) Replication
4 4 (3.01%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.26%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.26%) SCORM
5 3 (2.26%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.75%) RIA
7 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.05%) Linux
1 28 (21.05%) Windows
2 20 (15.04%) Unix
3 13 (9.77%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.26%) AIX
7 6 (4.51%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.76%) Solaris
9 2 (1.50%) CentOS
9 2 (1.50%) Debian
9 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.29%) Migration
2 17 (12.78%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (11.28%) High Availability
3 15 (11.28%) ITIL
4 11 (8.27%) Change Management
4 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (7.52%) DevOps
6 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.02%) ETL
7 8 (6.02%) Open Source
8 7 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.26%) Project Management
9 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.51%) Data Management
9 6 (4.51%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.76%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.01%) Data Entry
11 4 (3.01%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.29%) SQL
2 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.27%) Perl
4 8 (6.02%) Python
5 7 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.76%) C#
6 5 (3.76%) Jython
7 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) C
10 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.51%) MCSE
3 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.76%) RHCSA
5 4 (3.01%) Degree
6 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.26%) HND
6 3 (2.26%) RHCE
7 2 (1.50%) ECDL
8 1 (0.75%) CCNA
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.75%) MCITP
8 1 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.02%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.26%) Docker
4 3 (2.26%) Veritas File System
5 2 (1.50%) KVM
5 2 (1.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) Puppet
2 5 (3.76%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.01%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (2.26%) Nagios
4 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.50%) Ansible
5 2 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.50%) Ganglia
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.50%) RSA Archer
5 2 (1.50%) Salt
5 2 (1.50%) SCCM
5 2 (1.50%) SCOM
6 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.75%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.05%) Oracle
3 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.02%) VMware
5 9 (6.77%) Veritas
6 8 (6.02%) SAP
7 4 (3.01%) IBM
8 3 (2.26%) EMC
8 3 (2.26%) Remedy
8 3 (2.26%) Saba
9 2 (1.50%) Lotus
9 2 (1.50%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.50%) Splunk
10 1 (0.75%) CA
10 1 (0.75%) Cisco
10 1 (0.75%) Citrix
10 1 (0.75%) HP
10 1 (0.75%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.75%) Symantec
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