The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 95 74 98
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 63 69 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.66% 2.11% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.24% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 17
Average daily rate £400 £281 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £145 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.22 £28.34
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
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 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
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Manchester 0 35 £375 +66.66% 12
Cheshire -15 11 £525 +55.55% 5
Lancashire -4 6 £350 +7.69% 1
Merseyside -9 6 £400 +100.00% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 28 (21.21%) Windows
1 28 (21.21%) Linux
2 24 (18.18%) Unix
2 24 (18.18%) Oracle
3 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.39%) Finance
4 18 (13.64%) Active Directory
5 17 (12.88%) SQL
6 13 (9.85%) ITIL
7 12 (9.09%) AIX
7 12 (9.09%) WebLogic
7 12 (9.09%) DB2
7 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database
8 11 (8.33%) Migration
8 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 11 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 10 (7.58%) IBM
9 10 (7.58%) VPN
9 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
9 10 (7.58%) VMware
9 10 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (6.82%) Management Information System
10 9 (6.82%) Solaris
11 8 (6.06%) MS Office
11 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
11 8 (6.06%) Middleware
11 8 (6.06%) SAN
11 8 (6.06%) Wireless
11 8 (6.06%) Clustering

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.03%) Apache
5 4 (3.03%) SAS
5 4 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.27%) JBoss
7 2 (1.52%) Confluence
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.52%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.76%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
2 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.76%) HFM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.76%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.76%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) VPN
2 8 (6.06%) SAN
2 8 (6.06%) Wireless
3 7 (5.30%) DNS
3 7 (5.30%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.03%) VoIP
5 3 (2.27%) Firewall
5 3 (2.27%) LAN
5 3 (2.27%) LDAP
5 3 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (2.27%) SSL
5 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.52%) DHCP
6 2 (1.52%) Intranet
6 2 (1.52%) SMTP
6 2 (1.52%) SNMP
6 2 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.76%) FTP
7 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) DB2
1 12 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.52%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.52%) MS Access
7 2 (1.52%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.27%) Hudson
3 2 (1.52%) JIRA
3 2 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Military
4 2 (1.52%) Publishing
4 2 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Local Government
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) Middleware
2 6 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.27%) .NET
3 3 (2.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (2.27%) JMS
3 3 (2.27%) XML
4 2 (1.52%) Mason
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.52%) Web Services
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.76%) EJB
5 1 (0.76%) ISPF
5 1 (0.76%) J2EE
5 1 (0.76%) JAAS
5 1 (0.76%) JDBC
5 1 (0.76%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.76%) Servlets
5 1 (0.76%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.06%) Clustering
2 8 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.30%) HACMP
4 6 (4.55%) NHS
5 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.79%) Handset
6 4 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.27%) Replication
8 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.52%) LPAR
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.76%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.21%) Linux
1 28 (21.21%) Windows
2 24 (18.18%) Unix
3 12 (9.09%) AIX
4 9 (6.82%) Solaris
5 8 (6.06%) Android
5 8 (6.06%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.30%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.27%) HPUX
10 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.76%) CentOS
11 1 (0.76%) Debian
11 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.85%) ITIL
2 11 (8.33%) Migration
3 8 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (4.55%) High Availability
4 6 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 6 (4.55%) Workflow
5 4 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (3.03%) CRM
5 4 (3.03%) Patch Management
5 4 (3.03%) Service Management
5 4 (3.03%) Software Testing
6 3 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.27%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (2.27%) Project Management
7 2 (1.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.52%) Change Management
7 2 (1.52%) Data Management
7 2 (1.52%) Data Security
7 2 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.88%) SQL
2 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.27%) Java
4 3 (2.27%) Perl
5 2 (1.52%) C++
5 2 (1.52%) Korn
5 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) COBOL
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
6 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.76%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) VB
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.76%) MCSE
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 18 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.79%) GPFS
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (3.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.52%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.76%) KVM
5 1 (0.76%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.76%) RACF
5 1 (0.76%) vSphere
5 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) AirWatch
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (3.03%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.27%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.52%) SCCM
5 2 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.76%) Cacti
6 1 (0.76%) Legato
6 1 (0.76%) Nagios
6 1 (0.76%) OpenNebula
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.76%) Puppet
6 1 (0.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Oracle
2 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.58%) IBM
4 10 (7.58%) VMware
5 7 (5.30%) Informatica
6 5 (3.79%) HP
7 4 (3.03%) NetApp
7 4 (3.03%) SAP
7 4 (3.03%) Sun
8 2 (1.52%) Ariba
8 2 (1.52%) Cisco
8 2 (1.52%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.52%) Symantec
8 2 (1.52%) Veritas
9 1 (0.76%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.76%) Altiris
9 1 (0.76%) Aruba
9 1 (0.76%) Vertica
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