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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 113 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 54 72 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 1.98% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.09% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 38
Median daily rate £360 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £395 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.80 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £108.75 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.28% -5.00%
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
3699 3452 2871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.53% 94.81% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2235 1950 1541
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 204 188
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -29 23 £350 +16.66% 15
Cheshire +2 19 £360 +2.85% 1
Lancashire +2 7 £330 +120.00% 1
Merseyside -13 5 £406 +76.63% 4
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 36 (31.03%) Linux
2 28 (24.14%) Unix
2 28 (24.14%) Windows
3 23 (19.83%) Oracle
4 20 (17.24%) IBM
4 20 (17.24%) Finance
5 18 (15.52%) AIX
6 17 (14.66%) WebLogic
6 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
7 16 (13.79%) Migration
8 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
8 15 (12.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database
9 14 (12.07%) Red Hat
10 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
10 13 (11.21%) Security Cleared
11 12 (10.34%) Clustering
11 12 (10.34%) DB2
11 12 (10.34%) Solaris
12 11 (9.48%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (9.48%) SQL
12 11 (9.48%) Shell Script
13 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
13 10 (8.62%) VMware
14 9 (7.76%) Middleware
14 9 (7.76%) SAN
14 9 (7.76%) XML
14 9 (7.76%) ITIL
14 9 (7.76%) Apache
14 9 (7.76%) SSL

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 17 (14.66%) WebLogic
1 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (7.76%) Apache
4 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.31%) JBoss
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.72%) Liferay
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.86%) CMS
8 1 (0.86%) Confluence
8 1 (0.86%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.86%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.86%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) SAN
1 9 (7.76%) SSL
2 5 (4.31%) HTTP
3 4 (3.45%) DNS
3 4 (3.45%) VoIP
4 3 (2.59%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) NAS
4 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.72%) SMTP
5 2 (1.72%) SNMP
6 1 (0.86%) DHCP
6 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.86%) FTP
6 1 (0.86%) Internet
6 1 (0.86%) Intranet
6 1 (0.86%) MRTG
6 1 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.86%) SSH
6 1 (0.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.34%) DB2
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.72%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.86%) MS Access
8 1 (0.86%) MySQL
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.72%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (0.86%) Ant
2 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.86%) Introscope
2 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.86%) JIRA
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
3 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Billing
5 1 (0.86%) Law
5 1 (0.86%) Local Government
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) Middleware
1 9 (7.76%) XML
2 6 (5.17%) JMS
3 5 (4.31%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (2.59%) JDBC
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.59%) Web Services
6 2 (1.72%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.86%) .NET
7 1 (0.86%) CGI
7 1 (0.86%) EJB
7 1 (0.86%) HTML
7 1 (0.86%) J2EE
7 1 (0.86%) JAAS
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.86%) SAX
7 1 (0.86%) SOAP
7 1 (0.86%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.86%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Clustering
2 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.31%) NHS
4 4 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) HACMP
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.72%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.72%) Informatics
6 2 (1.72%) LPAR
6 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.86%) iSeries
7 1 (0.86%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.86%) Life Science
7 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) Linux
2 28 (24.14%) Unix
2 28 (24.14%) Windows
3 18 (15.52%) AIX
4 15 (12.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.34%) Solaris
6 9 (7.76%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.17%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.45%) HPUX
9 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.59%) SUSE
10 3 (2.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.72%) Debian
12 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.79%) Migration
2 9 (7.76%) ITIL
3 6 (5.17%) Project Management
3 6 (5.17%) SOA
4 5 (4.31%) Change Management
4 5 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 4 (3.45%) DevOps
5 4 (3.45%) High Availability
5 4 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.59%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (2.59%) Service Management
6 3 (2.59%) Workflow
7 2 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.72%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (1.72%) Database Tuning
7 2 (1.72%) Open Source
7 2 (1.72%) Records Management
7 2 (1.72%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.48%) Shell Script
1 11 (9.48%) SQL
2 7 (6.03%) Java
3 6 (5.17%) C++
4 5 (4.31%) COBOL
4 5 (4.31%) Jython
5 4 (3.45%) Perl
5 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.72%) Korn
8 1 (0.86%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.86%) C
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.86%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.72%) Firmware
4 2 (1.72%) GPFS
4 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.86%) KVM
5 1 (0.86%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.86%) vSphere
5 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Puppet
2 4 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.59%) Nagios
3 3 (2.59%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.72%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.72%) Graylog
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.72%) yum
5 1 (0.86%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.86%) Cacti
5 1 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.86%) Legato
5 1 (0.86%) nmon
5 1 (0.86%) OpenNebula
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.86%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.86%) SCCM
5 1 (0.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (19.83%) Oracle
2 20 (17.24%) IBM
3 14 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.62%) VMware
6 6 (5.17%) Citrix
7 5 (4.31%) HP
7 5 (4.31%) NetApp
8 4 (3.45%) Sun
9 3 (2.59%) EMC
9 3 (2.59%) Informatica
10 2 (1.72%) SAP
10 2 (1.72%) Veritas
11 1 (0.86%) Altiris
11 1 (0.86%) CA
11 1 (0.86%) Cisco
11 1 (0.86%) Dell
11 1 (0.86%) Endeca
11 1 (0.86%) Google
11 1 (0.86%) Hyperion
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