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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 69 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 84 82 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.44% 1.93% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.02% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 48
Median daily rate £340 £323 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% +4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £120 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £15.55 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.57% -2.81%
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
3246 4058 2966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.33% 95.28% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2423 1638
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 204 199
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +4.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +18 53 £346 -1.07% 13
Lancashire +24 12 £325 -25.71%
Cheshire +5 11 £338 +8.87% 2
Merseyside -6 4 £400 +233.33% 4
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (29.71%) Unix
1 41 (29.71%) Linux
2 33 (23.91%) Oracle
3 21 (15.22%) Windows
3 21 (15.22%) Finance
4 20 (14.49%) IBM
4 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.49%) Red Hat
5 19 (13.77%) WebSphere
6 18 (13.04%) Migration
6 18 (13.04%) Clustering
6 18 (13.04%) AIX
6 18 (13.04%) Solaris
7 15 (10.87%) Security Cleared
8 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
8 14 (10.14%) WebLogic
9 13 (9.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
9 13 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (9.42%) Oracle Database
9 13 (9.42%) Windows Server
10 12 (8.70%) Puppet
10 12 (8.70%) Banking
10 12 (8.70%) VMware
10 12 (8.70%) SAN
11 11 (7.97%) Shell Script
11 11 (7.97%) SQL
11 11 (7.97%) ITIL
12 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
12 10 (7.25%) JBoss

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 19 (13.77%) WebSphere
2 14 (10.14%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (7.25%) JBoss
4 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.52%) Apache
6 6 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.17%) Liferay
7 3 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (2.17%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.45%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.45%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.72%) Confluence
9 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.07%) MS Office
3 4 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.45%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) SAN
2 9 (6.52%) Firewall
3 8 (5.80%) SSL
4 6 (4.35%) HTTP
5 5 (3.62%) DHCP
5 5 (3.62%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.90%) VLAN
6 4 (2.90%) VPN
7 3 (2.17%) DNS
7 3 (2.17%) LAN
7 3 (2.17%) NAS
7 3 (2.17%) WAN
7 3 (2.17%) WLAN
8 2 (1.45%) Internet
8 2 (1.45%) LDAP
8 2 (1.45%) SNMP
9 1 (0.72%) Intranet
9 1 (0.72%) IPv4
9 1 (0.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.42%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.25%) DB2
2 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.90%) EDRMS
5 4 (2.90%) MySQL
6 3 (2.17%) Ingres
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.45%) DataStage
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.72%) OLAP
8 1 (0.72%) OLTP
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.62%) Hudson
3 3 (2.17%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.17%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.45%) Introscope
4 2 (1.45%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (15.22%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.17%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Advertising
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.45%) Marketing
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.25%) Middleware
2 7 (5.07%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.17%) JAAS
3 3 (2.17%) Web Services
3 3 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.45%) JMS
4 2 (1.45%) XML
4 2 (1.45%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.72%) CGI
5 1 (0.72%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.72%) J2EE
5 1 (0.72%) JDBC
5 1 (0.72%) MCollective
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (0.72%) REST
5 1 (0.72%) SAX
5 1 (0.72%) SOAP
5 1 (0.72%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Clustering
2 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.17%) HACMP
5 2 (1.45%) Health Informatics
5 2 (1.45%) Informatics
5 2 (1.45%) LPAR
5 2 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.45%) NHS
5 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.72%) iSeries
6 1 (0.72%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.72%) Life Science
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) SCADA
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
6 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.71%) Linux
1 41 (29.71%) Unix
2 21 (15.22%) Windows
3 18 (13.04%) AIX
3 18 (13.04%) Solaris
4 13 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.42%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.62%) HPUX
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.90%) SUSE
7 4 (2.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.17%) CentOS
8 3 (2.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) Debian
9 1 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.04%) Migration
2 11 (7.97%) ITIL
3 10 (7.25%) Configuration Management
3 10 (7.25%) DevOps
3 10 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (5.80%) SOA
5 7 (5.07%) Security Patching
6 6 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (4.35%) Change Management
6 6 (4.35%) Project Management
6 6 (4.35%) Records Management
6 6 (4.35%) Service Management
6 6 (4.35%) Validation
7 5 (3.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (3.62%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.90%) ETL
8 4 (2.90%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (2.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.97%) Shell Script
1 11 (7.97%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) Java
2 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.62%) Jython
4 4 (2.90%) C++
4 4 (2.90%) COBOL
4 4 (2.90%) Perl
5 2 (1.45%) PHP
6 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.72%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.72%) Python
6 1 (0.72%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.72%) Ruby
6 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.17%) CCNA
3 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.45%) MCSE
4 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CCNP
5 1 (0.72%) CCSA
5 1 (0.72%) CCSE
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (5.07%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (5.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.17%) Firmware
5 3 (2.17%) GPFS
5 3 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.45%) vSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) Puppet
2 8 (5.80%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (3.62%) Nagios
4 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.90%) CA Wily
6 3 (2.17%) Ansible
6 3 (2.17%) SCCM
6 3 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.45%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.45%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.45%) Graylog
7 2 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.45%) nmon
7 2 (1.45%) RSA Archer
7 2 (1.45%) yum
8 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.72%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 33 (23.91%) Oracle
2 20 (14.49%) IBM
2 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.49%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.70%) VMware
4 7 (5.07%) HP
5 6 (4.35%) CA
6 5 (3.62%) Citrix
6 5 (3.62%) Veritas
7 4 (2.90%) Sun
8 3 (2.17%) Altiris
8 3 (2.17%) EMC
8 3 (2.17%) SAP
9 2 (1.45%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.45%) Cisco
9 2 (1.45%) Endeca
9 2 (1.45%) hybris
9 2 (1.45%) Infor
9 2 (1.45%) Lotus
9 2 (1.45%) Wonderware
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