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 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 66 56 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +30
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 93 88 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.15% 2.92% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 3.06% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 47 30
Median daily rate £321 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
Administrator
UK

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
2732 2875 2542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.67% 95.42% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1466 1399
Median daily rate £362 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 84 69
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.00 £32.00
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 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 30 June 2016.

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 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
Edinburgh -2 51 £413 +10.00% 9
Glasgow -9 20 £300 -9.09% 3
Renfrewshire -28 12 £300 -
Aberdeen - 3 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 56 (34.78%) Unix
2 55 (34.16%) Linux
3 40 (24.84%) Finance
3 40 (24.84%) Windows
4 39 (24.22%) Solaris
5 38 (23.60%) Red Hat
6 33 (20.50%) Oracle
7 32 (19.88%) Veritas
8 31 (19.25%) Migration
9 27 (16.77%) AIX
9 27 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (15.53%) Active Directory
11 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
11 24 (14.91%) Data Centre
12 22 (13.66%) SQL
13 21 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 21 (13.04%) Clustering
13 21 (13.04%) Law
14 20 (12.42%) Change Management
15 19 (11.80%) SAN
15 19 (11.80%) Windows Server
16 18 (11.18%) Banking
17 17 (10.56%) ITIL
17 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
18 15 (9.32%) MS Exchange
18 15 (9.32%) WebSphere
19 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
19 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
20 13 (8.07%) Veritas Volume Manager

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 15 (9.32%) MS Exchange
1 15 (9.32%) WebSphere
2 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.73%) IIS
6 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.11%) JBoss
7 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.48%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (1.86%) Apache
8 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.86%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.24%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.24%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.62%) assyst
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.80%) SAN
2 10 (6.21%) DNS
3 8 (4.97%) DHCP
4 6 (3.73%) LAN
4 6 (3.73%) SMTP
5 5 (3.11%) SSH
5 5 (3.11%) SSL
6 4 (2.48%) HTTP
6 4 (2.48%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.24%) LDAP
7 2 (1.24%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.24%) VPN
8 1 (0.62%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.62%) Broadband
8 1 (0.62%) FTP
8 1 (0.62%) Internet
8 1 (0.62%) SNMP
8 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.21%) DB2
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.86%) MySQL
7 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.24%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.62%) Impala
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.48%) Subversion
2 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.24%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.24%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.24%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.62%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.62%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (24.84%) Finance
2 21 (13.04%) Law
3 18 (11.18%) Banking
4 4 (2.48%) International Banking
5 2 (1.24%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) German Language
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) Middleware
1 6 (3.73%) Web Services
1 6 (3.73%) XML
2 5 (3.11%) .NET
2 5 (3.11%) CSS
2 5 (3.11%) HTML
3 4 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.24%) Itk
5 2 (1.24%) jQuery
5 2 (1.24%) LAMP
5 2 (1.24%) Swing
5 2 (1.24%) XSL
5 2 (1.24%) XSLT
6 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.62%) Django
6 1 (0.62%) Laravel
6 1 (0.62%) Mason
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Data Centre
2 21 (13.04%) Clustering
3 10 (6.21%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.11%) PKI
5 5 (3.11%) Replication
6 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.24%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.24%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) CMDB
8 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.78%) Unix
2 55 (34.16%) Linux
3 40 (24.84%) Windows
4 39 (24.22%) Solaris
5 27 (16.77%) AIX
5 27 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (11.80%) Windows Server
7 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.45%) HPUX
9 10 (6.21%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.48%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.86%) zOS
12 2 (1.24%) CentOS
13 1 (0.62%) Debian
13 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.62%) SUSE
13 1 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.25%) Migration
2 20 (12.42%) Change Management
3 17 (10.56%) ITIL
4 12 (7.45%) High Availability
5 7 (4.35%) Project Management
5 7 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (3.73%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (3.11%) Business Analysis
7 5 (3.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.48%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.48%) Patch Management
8 4 (2.48%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (2.48%) Process Management
8 4 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.48%) Server Building
9 3 (1.86%) CRM
9 3 (1.86%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.66%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.35%) Python
4 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.11%) C#
4 5 (3.11%) Java
4 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.11%) Perl
5 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.24%) C
6 2 (1.24%) C++
6 2 (1.24%) PHP
6 2 (1.24%) REXX
6 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.24%) VB
7 1 (0.62%) Korn
7 1 (0.62%) LotusScript
7 1 (0.62%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.86%) Degree
6 2 (1.24%) MCP
6 2 (1.24%) MCSE
7 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.07%) SLA
2 7 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.86%) QA
System Software
1 25 (15.53%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (8.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (8.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 10 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.59%) Veritas File System
6 5 (3.11%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.48%) iptables
7 4 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.86%) SRDF
8 3 (1.86%) XenApp
8 3 (1.86%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.24%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.62%) HDFS
10 1 (0.62%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (6.83%) SCCM
2 10 (6.21%) SCOM
3 8 (4.97%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (3.73%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (3.11%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (3.11%) SCVMM
6 5 (3.11%) WSUS
7 4 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.48%) Puppet
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.24%) Ansible
9 2 (1.24%) Control-M
9 2 (1.24%) MAINVIEW
9 2 (1.24%) Perfmon
9 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.24%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) Red Hat
2 33 (20.50%) Oracle
3 32 (19.88%) Veritas
4 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.07%) CA
5 13 (8.07%) HP
5 13 (8.07%) IBM
6 12 (7.45%) Symantec
6 12 (7.45%) VMware
7 7 (4.35%) Citrix
8 6 (3.73%) Brocade
9 5 (3.11%) arcserve
9 5 (3.11%) Sun
10 4 (2.48%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.48%) AppSense
10 4 (2.48%) Cisco
10 4 (2.48%) Lumension
10 4 (2.48%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.86%) EMC
12 2 (1.24%) Lotus
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