The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 55 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 72 77 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.64% 3.17% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 3.42% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 25
Average daily rate
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£306 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £200 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £475 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £10.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% -68.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +4.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2574 2252 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.46% 92.79% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1435 1122 988
Average daily rate £375 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 56 46
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Administrator across the Scotland region.

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the Scotland region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 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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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
Edinburgh +1 36 £400 -8.57% 4
Glasgow +13 22 £300 -7.69%
Aberdeen +2 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Dundee - - - -
Angus - - - -
Shetland Islands - - - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 40 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 37 (26.43%) Finance
3 36 (25.71%) Linux
4 33 (23.57%) Windows
5 31 (22.14%) UNIX
5 31 (22.14%) Red Hat
6 25 (17.86%) JBoss
7 22 (15.71%) Oracle
8 20 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 20 (14.29%) Migration
8 20 (14.29%) VMware
9 17 (12.14%) MS Office
9 17 (12.14%) EMC
9 17 (12.14%) Banking
10 16 (11.43%) Change Management
11 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
11 15 (10.71%) Solaris
12 14 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
13 13 (9.29%) Cisco
14 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (7.86%) LDAP
15 11 (7.86%) Firewall
15 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (7.14%) SAN
16 10 (7.14%) Apache
16 10 (7.14%) Tomcat
16 10 (7.14%) ITIL
16 10 (7.14%) SQL

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (17.86%) JBoss
2 10 (7.14%) Apache
2 10 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.00%) IIS
4 5 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.86%) SAS
5 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.14%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.14%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.43%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.71%) FileNet
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.14%) MS Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.86%) LDAP
1 11 (7.86%) Firewall
2 10 (7.14%) SAN
3 7 (5.00%) SSL
4 6 (4.29%) Nortel Meridian
4 6 (4.29%) IP Telephony
4 6 (4.29%) DECT
4 6 (4.29%) PBX
4 6 (4.29%) VoIP
4 6 (4.29%) WAN
5 5 (3.57%) LAN
6 4 (2.86%) HTTP
7 3 (2.14%) BIG-IP
7 3 (2.14%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.43%) Network Security
8 2 (1.43%) Intranet
8 2 (1.43%) Internet
8 2 (1.43%) VPN
9 1 (0.71%) DNS
9 1 (0.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Fiddler
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) Gradle
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 37 (26.43%) Finance
2 17 (12.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) Middleware
2 4 (2.86%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.86%) .NET
2 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.29%) Clustering
3 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.86%) Replication
4 2 (1.43%) NHS
4 2 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 36 (25.71%) Linux
3 33 (23.57%) Windows
4 31 (22.14%) UNIX
5 15 (10.71%) Solaris
6 13 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.00%) AIX
9 7 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.86%) HPUX
10 4 (2.86%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.14%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.43%) SUSE
13 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.71%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.29%) Migration
2 16 (11.43%) Change Management
3 10 (7.14%) ITIL
4 7 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (4.29%) Project Management
5 6 (4.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (4.29%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (3.57%) Supplier Management
6 5 (3.57%) Data Security
7 4 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (2.86%) Process Management
7 4 (2.86%) Logistics
7 4 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 4 (2.86%) Time Management
7 4 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (2.86%) Analytics
7 4 (2.86%) People Management
8 3 (2.14%) DevOps
8 3 (2.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.14%) SQL
2 6 (4.29%) Java
2 6 (4.29%) Perl
3 4 (2.86%) C#
3 4 (2.86%) VBA
4 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.43%) Python
5 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.71%) Ruby
6 1 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.71%) VBScript
6 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) Degree
2 7 (5.00%) RHCE
3 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.71%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (4.29%) RACF
4 5 (3.57%) vSphere
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.43%) vCloud
7 2 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.71%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) SCCM
2 3 (2.14%) SCOM
2 3 (2.14%) Puppet
2 3 (2.14%) SCSM
3 2 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.43%) Control-M
4 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.71%) Ansible
4 1 (0.71%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (22.14%) Red Hat
2 22 (15.71%) Oracle
3 20 (14.29%) VMware
4 17 (12.14%) EMC
5 13 (9.29%) Cisco
5 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.00%) Veritas
7 6 (4.29%) Nortel
8 4 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.86%) HP
8 4 (2.86%) Teradata
8 4 (2.86%) NetApp
9 3 (2.14%) Remedy
9 3 (2.14%) F5
9 3 (2.14%) ForgeRock
10 2 (1.43%) Open Text
10 2 (1.43%) Brocade
10 2 (1.43%) Dell
10 2 (1.43%) Sun
10 2 (1.43%) Lotus
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