The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank 71 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 31 62 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.84% 2.40% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.55% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 37
Median daily rate £350 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £195 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.89 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.41 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-9.80% +16.46%

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
1617 2428 2627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.85% 93.82% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 1284 1454
Median daily rate £365 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 58
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +1 13 £350 -12.50% 4
Glasgow -3 11 £344 +9.12%
Renfrewshire +21 1 £340 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Scotland region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 28 (32.18%) Oracle
2 26 (29.89%) Linux
3 23 (26.44%) Unix
3 23 (26.44%) SQL
4 22 (25.29%) VMware
5 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 15 (17.24%) Solaris
7 14 (16.09%) IBM
8 13 (14.94%) Windows
8 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
8 13 (14.94%) Bash Shell
8 13 (14.94%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (13.79%) CommVault
9 12 (13.79%) Shell Script
9 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (12.64%) NetApp
10 11 (12.64%) Sun
10 11 (12.64%) NFS
11 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (11.49%) Red Hat
11 10 (11.49%) SAP
12 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.34%) Sybase
12 9 (10.34%) SAP BW
12 9 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.34%) Internet
12 9 (10.34%) Finance

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (4.60%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) SAP BPC
1 9 (10.34%) SAP MII
2 2 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Internet
2 7 (8.05%) SAN
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.30%) Network Security
4 2 (2.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) FTP
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (10.34%) MaxDB
2 9 (10.34%) SAP BW
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.75%) Big Data
4 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.75%) HBase
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) NWDI
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.15%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (10.34%) Banking
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Law
2 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) SAP Basis
2 4 (4.60%) Kafka
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.30%) Middleware
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.15%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.15%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Clustering
2 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) CMDB
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.15%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.15%) HACMP
4 1 (1.15%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Linux
2 23 (26.44%) Unix
3 15 (17.24%) Solaris
4 13 (14.94%) Oracle Linux
4 13 (14.94%) Windows
5 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.90%) AIX
7 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.45%) zOS
9 2 (2.30%) HPUX
10 1 (1.15%) Android
10 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.15%) CentOS
10 1 (1.15%) i5/OS
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.05%) Migration
5 6 (6.90%) ITIL
6 5 (5.75%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.75%) ITSM
6 5 (5.75%) Service Management
7 4 (4.60%) Change Management
7 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.45%) Change Control
8 3 (3.45%) Content Management
8 3 (3.45%) High Availability
8 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.45%) Workflow
9 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.44%) SQL
2 13 (14.94%) Bash Shell
3 12 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 8 (9.20%) Perl
5 7 (8.05%) Python
6 6 (6.90%) Java
6 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.60%) C
7 4 (4.60%) C++
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 3 (3.45%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.30%) C#
9 2 (2.30%) Korn
9 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.30%) VBScript
10 1 (1.15%) C-shell
10 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) Degree
4 2 (2.30%) EMC Certification
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.15%) MCITP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) NFS
2 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) vSphere
4 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.45%) SRDF
5 3 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.30%) RACF
6 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.15%) ACF2
7 1 (1.15%) Docker
7 1 (1.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.15%) Firmware
7 1 (1.15%) HDFS
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Ansible
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.15%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) SCOM
2 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.15%) Simpana
2 1 (1.15%) zSecure
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Oracle
2 22 (25.29%) VMware
3 14 (16.09%) IBM
4 12 (13.79%) CommVault
5 11 (12.64%) NetApp
5 11 (12.64%) Sun
6 10 (11.49%) Red Hat
6 10 (11.49%) SAP
7 9 (10.34%) Sybase
8 7 (8.05%) Canon
8 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.90%) EMC
9 6 (6.90%) HP
9 6 (6.90%) Veritas
10 4 (4.60%) Compuware
11 3 (3.45%) BMC
11 3 (3.45%) Dell
11 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.30%) Remedy