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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 92 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 67 85 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.79% 2.29% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.41% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 41
Median daily rate £361 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £13.60 £20.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% -45.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
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
3554 3523 2941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.90% 94.78% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 2041 1584
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 194 175
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.47 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +6 36 £300 - 10
Cheshire -18 13 £360 +11.62% 3
Lancashire -5 9 £348 +131.66% 3
Merseyside -14 7 £400 +62.43% 4
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 40 (31.25%) Linux
2 36 (28.13%) Unix
3 32 (25.00%) Oracle
4 28 (21.88%) Windows
5 22 (17.19%) Finance
6 21 (16.41%) IBM
6 21 (16.41%) Red Hat
7 20 (15.63%) AIX
8 18 (14.06%) WebLogic
9 17 (13.28%) Solaris
9 17 (13.28%) Active Directory
10 16 (12.50%) Migration
10 16 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 15 (11.72%) Security Cleared
11 15 (11.72%) WebSphere
11 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
12 14 (10.94%) SAN
12 14 (10.94%) Clustering
12 14 (10.94%) Windows Server
13 13 (10.16%) VMware
13 13 (10.16%) Shell Script
13 13 (10.16%) DB2
14 12 (9.38%) SQL
14 12 (9.38%) ITIL
14 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
15 11 (8.59%) Middleware
16 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
16 10 (7.81%) Banking
17 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008

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 18 (14.06%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.72%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.69%) Apache
5 6 (4.69%) JBoss
6 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.34%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.34%) Liferay
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.34%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.56%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.56%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.56%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) SAN
2 6 (4.69%) DNS
2 6 (4.69%) SSL
3 5 (3.91%) Firewall
4 4 (3.13%) DHCP
4 4 (3.13%) NAS
4 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.13%) VLAN
5 3 (2.34%) HTTP
5 3 (2.34%) Internet
5 3 (2.34%) LAN
5 3 (2.34%) VPN
5 3 (2.34%) WAN
5 3 (2.34%) WLAN
6 2 (1.56%) Intranet
6 2 (1.56%) SMTP
6 2 (1.56%) SNMP
6 2 (1.56%) VoIP
7 1 (0.78%) FTP
7 1 (0.78%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 13 (10.16%) DB2
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.34%) Ingres
5 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.56%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.56%) Introscope
1 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) Ant
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (17.19%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Banking
3 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.34%) Marketing
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.59%) Middleware
2 8 (6.25%) XML
3 6 (4.69%) JMS
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (3.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (2.34%) JAAS
6 3 (2.34%) JDBC
6 3 (2.34%) Web Services
7 2 (1.56%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.78%) CGI
8 1 (0.78%) EJB
8 1 (0.78%) HTML
8 1 (0.78%) HTML5
8 1 (0.78%) J2EE
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (0.78%) REST
8 1 (0.78%) SAX
8 1 (0.78%) SOAP
8 1 (0.78%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Clustering
2 8 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.69%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.13%) HACMP
5 4 (3.13%) NHS
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.56%) Informatics
6 2 (1.56%) LPAR
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.78%) iSeries
7 1 (0.78%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.25%) Linux
2 36 (28.13%) Unix
3 28 (21.88%) Windows
4 20 (15.63%) AIX
5 17 (13.28%) Solaris
6 16 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (10.94%) Windows Server
8 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.91%) HPUX
10 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (3.13%) SUSE
11 4 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.34%) CentOS
12 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.56%) Debian
14 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.50%) Migration
2 12 (9.38%) ITIL
3 9 (7.03%) SOA
4 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 8 (6.25%) DevOps
4 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (5.47%) Service Management
6 6 (4.69%) Project Management
7 5 (3.91%) Change Management
7 5 (3.91%) High Availability
7 5 (3.91%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.34%) Data Management
9 3 (2.34%) Database Security
9 3 (2.34%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (2.34%) JVM Tuning
9 3 (2.34%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (1.56%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.16%) Shell Script
2 12 (9.38%) SQL
3 6 (4.69%) Java
4 5 (3.91%) C++
4 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.13%) COBOL
6 2 (1.56%) Jython
6 2 (1.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.78%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) Korn
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.56%) CCNA
3 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.56%) MCSE
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (5.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (5.47%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.34%) Firmware
5 3 (2.34%) GPFS
5 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.34%) vSphere
6 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.78%) KVM
7 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.78%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 7 (5.47%) Puppet
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (2.34%) Ansible
4 3 (2.34%) Nagios
4 3 (2.34%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.56%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.56%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.56%) Graylog
5 2 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.56%) nmon
5 2 (1.56%) yum
6 1 (0.78%) Cacti
6 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.78%) OpenNebula
6 1 (0.78%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.78%) SCCM
6 1 (0.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (25.00%) Oracle
2 21 (16.41%) IBM
2 21 (16.41%) Red Hat
3 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
4 13 (10.16%) VMware
5 7 (5.47%) HP
6 5 (3.91%) Citrix
6 5 (3.91%) Sun
6 5 (3.91%) Veritas
7 4 (3.13%) CA
8 3 (2.34%) EMC
8 3 (2.34%) NetApp
9 2 (1.56%) Cisco
9 2 (1.56%) Endeca
9 2 (1.56%) Infor
9 2 (1.56%) Informatica
9 2 (1.56%) Lotus
9 2 (1.56%) SAP
9 2 (1.56%) Splunk
10 1 (0.78%) 3PAR
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Rate: Salary £20,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
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