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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 89 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 81 70 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.87% 2.27% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.46% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 32
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £426 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £38.30 £14.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
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
4042 2843 2649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.46% 92.16% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 1582 1315
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 179 203
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 2015.

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 28 August 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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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 -20 33 £350 +21.73% 10
Merseyside +5 20 £120 -72.09% 4
Cheshire -18 14 £315 -5.82% 7
Lancashire -11 6 £438 +45.83% 1
Cumbria - 6 - - 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 43 (28.10%) Linux
2 35 (22.88%) Windows
3 34 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 31 (20.26%) Oracle
5 27 (17.65%) VMware
6 23 (15.03%) MS Excel
7 21 (13.73%) Migration
8 20 (13.07%) Finance
9 19 (12.42%) Oracle Database
10 18 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (11.11%) Load Balancing
11 17 (11.11%) SQL
11 17 (11.11%) MS Office
12 16 (10.46%) MySQL
12 16 (10.46%) Shell Script
13 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
13 15 (9.80%) UNIX
14 14 (9.15%) Citrix
15 13 (8.50%) LANDesk
15 13 (8.50%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (7.84%) SQL Server
16 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (7.19%) Cisco
17 11 (7.19%) SharePoint
17 11 (7.19%) Python
17 11 (7.19%) ITIL
17 11 (7.19%) Data Migration
18 10 (6.54%) Windows 7

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.92%) JBoss
3 5 (3.27%) Apache
3 5 (3.27%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.61%) IBM Notes
4 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.96%) nginx
5 3 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.31%) SAS
6 2 (1.31%) CMS
6 2 (1.31%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) Documentum
7 1 (0.65%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.65%) CICS
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.11%) MS Office
3 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.31%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) WAN
2 9 (5.88%) DNS
3 8 (5.23%) LAN
3 8 (5.23%) Firewall
4 7 (4.58%) DHCP
5 6 (3.92%) Network Security
5 6 (3.92%) VPN
6 5 (3.27%) Wireless
7 4 (2.61%) Intranet
8 3 (1.96%) Internet
9 2 (1.31%) Extranet
9 2 (1.31%) MPLS
9 2 (1.31%) BGP
9 2 (1.31%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.31%) SSH
9 2 (1.31%) RIP
9 2 (1.31%) SNMP
9 2 (1.31%) VoIP
9 2 (1.31%) SMTP
9 2 (1.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.42%) Oracle Database
2 16 (10.46%) MySQL
3 12 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.96%) DB2
7 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.65%) Adabas
9 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.65%) Ant
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (13.07%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.61%) Front Office
5 3 (1.96%) Local Government
6 2 (1.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) .NET
1 3 (1.96%) Middleware
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (1.96%) PHP-FPM
2 2 (1.31%) Web Services
2 2 (1.31%) XML
2 2 (1.31%) EDI
3 1 (0.65%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.65%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.58%) Replication
3 6 (3.92%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.31%) Life Science
5 2 (1.31%) Clustering
6 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.65%) HACMP
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) CMDB
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.10%) Linux
2 35 (22.88%) Windows
3 15 (9.80%) UNIX
4 10 (6.54%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.27%) AIX
7 3 (1.96%) Solaris
7 3 (1.96%) CentOS
8 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.65%) OS/390
8 1 (0.65%) zOS
8 1 (0.65%) MVS
8 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Scientific Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.73%) Migration
2 17 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 13 (8.50%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (7.19%) Data Migration
4 11 (7.19%) ITIL
5 10 (6.54%) Change Management
6 9 (5.88%) Security Management
6 9 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (5.23%) Database Tuning
7 8 (5.23%) Database Security
7 8 (5.23%) Patch Management
7 8 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.92%) Document Management
8 6 (3.92%) ITSM
9 5 (3.27%) Workflow
9 5 (3.27%) CRM
9 5 (3.27%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.27%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.11%) SQL
2 16 (10.46%) Shell Script
3 11 (7.19%) Python
4 9 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.23%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.23%) Perl
6 6 (3.92%) PHP
6 6 (3.92%) Bourne shell
7 4 (2.61%) Ruby
7 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.96%) VB
8 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.31%) C
9 2 (1.31%) C#
9 2 (1.31%) Java
9 2 (1.31%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.65%) NATURAL
10 1 (0.65%) JCL
10 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) CCNA
1 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.92%) MCP
4 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.61%) Degree
5 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.58%) XenApp
4 7 (4.58%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (3.92%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.65%) QEMU
7 1 (0.65%) KVM
7 1 (0.65%) GPFS
7 1 (0.65%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.27%) Puppet
3 3 (1.96%) Nagios
3 3 (1.96%) Hyperic
4 2 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.31%) SCCM
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
5 1 (0.65%) SCSM
Vendors
1 34 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.26%) Oracle
3 27 (17.65%) VMware
4 14 (9.15%) Citrix
5 13 (8.50%) LANDesk
6 11 (7.19%) Cisco
7 9 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.23%) SAP
9 5 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (3.27%) Google
9 5 (3.27%) HP
10 4 (2.61%) Lotus
10 4 (2.61%) Informatica
11 3 (1.96%) Veritas
11 3 (1.96%) Percona
12 2 (1.31%) Planview
12 2 (1.31%) IBM
13 1 (0.65%) Ariba
13 1 (0.65%) Sun
13 1 (0.65%) Remedy
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