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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 56 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 70 64 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.54% 2.62% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.85% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 21
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£400 £375 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +37.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £187 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 7
Average hourly rate £11.25 £25.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +96.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £28.70 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £14.16 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.25% -5.60%
Administrator
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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
2599 2243 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 91.93% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1118 1078
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 80 68
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.72 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 -8 45 £423 +8.68% 4
Glasgow -2 16 £300 -7.69%
Aberdeen +10 2 - - 3
Angus - - - -
East Lothian - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Inverclyde - - - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 37 (29.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 34 (26.98%) Linux
3 30 (23.81%) Windows
4 29 (23.02%) UNIX
5 28 (22.22%) Finance
6 27 (21.43%) Red Hat
7 24 (19.05%) Oracle
8 22 (17.46%) JBoss
9 19 (15.08%) VMware
10 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 16 (12.70%) Banking
12 14 (11.11%) Tomcat
12 14 (11.11%) Solaris
13 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (9.52%) Active Directory
15 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
15 11 (8.73%) SQL
15 11 (8.73%) Change Management
16 10 (7.94%) MS Office
16 10 (7.94%) Apache
16 10 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database
17 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
17 9 (7.14%) SharePoint
17 9 (7.14%) EMC
17 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (7.14%) Middleware
18 8 (6.35%) Cisco
18 8 (6.35%) LDAP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (17.46%) JBoss
2 14 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.94%) Apache
4 9 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.97%) IIS
6 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.38%) LiveLink
7 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.38%) ColdFusion
7 3 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.59%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.79%) CICS
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.94%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) LDAP
2 7 (5.56%) Intranet
3 6 (4.76%) SAN
4 5 (3.97%) SSL
4 5 (3.97%) Firewall
5 3 (2.38%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.59%) Network Security
6 2 (1.59%) HTTP
6 2 (1.59%) VPN
7 1 (0.79%) SNA
7 1 (0.79%) LAN
7 1 (0.79%) SMS
7 1 (0.79%) Internet
7 1 (0.79%) MPLS
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.79%) VLAN
7 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.79%) DB2
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Fiddler
1 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.79%) Gradle
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 28 (22.22%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.79%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) Middleware
2 7 (5.56%) .NET
3 6 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 5 (3.97%) Web Services
5 4 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.38%) HTML
7 2 (1.59%) XML
7 2 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.79%) Mason
8 1 (0.79%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.76%) Clustering
3 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.17%) Replication
4 2 (1.59%) NHS
4 2 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.79%) iPhone
5 1 (0.79%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 34 (26.98%) Linux
3 30 (23.81%) Windows
4 29 (23.02%) UNIX
5 14 (11.11%) Solaris
6 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.56%) AIX
10 4 (3.17%) Windows 2000
10 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.38%) HPUX
12 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.79%) zOS
12 1 (0.79%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.73%) Change Management
2 6 (4.76%) Data Security
2 6 (4.76%) Migration
2 6 (4.76%) ITIL
2 6 (4.76%) Incident Management
2 6 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (3.97%) Asset Management
3 5 (3.97%) Service Delivery
3 5 (3.97%) Supplier Management
4 4 (3.17%) Information Security
5 3 (2.38%) Workflow
5 3 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.38%) DevOps
5 3 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (1.59%) Document Management
6 2 (1.59%) Logistics
6 2 (1.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.73%) SQL
2 6 (4.76%) Perl
3 5 (3.97%) Java
4 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.38%) VBScript
6 2 (1.59%) C#
6 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.79%) Ruby
7 1 (0.79%) Korn
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) VB
7 1 (0.79%) VBA
7 1 (0.79%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (5.56%) RHCE
1 7 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.97%) vSphere
4 4 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (3.17%) RACF
5 3 (2.38%) MetaFrame
5 3 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.79%) Firmware
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) SCCM
2 4 (3.17%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.38%) SCOM
3 3 (2.38%) SCSM
4 2 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.59%) Puppet
4 2 (1.59%) Control-M
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Legato
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.79%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.79%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.79%) Ansible
5 1 (0.79%) SELinux
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 24 (19.05%) Oracle
3 19 (15.08%) VMware
4 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.14%) EMC
6 8 (6.35%) Cisco
7 5 (3.97%) IBM
7 5 (3.97%) Veritas
8 4 (3.17%) Charles River
8 4 (3.17%) Citrix
8 4 (3.17%) NetApp
8 4 (3.17%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.38%) Altiris
9 3 (2.38%) Remedy
9 3 (2.38%) F5
9 3 (2.38%) Open Text
10 2 (1.59%) RightFax
10 2 (1.59%) Symantec
10 2 (1.59%) Lotus
10 2 (1.59%) Brocade
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago