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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 43 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 111 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.33% 1.82% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 1.98% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 34 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £242 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £590 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £12.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+331.37% +27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
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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
3091 2581 2299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.85% 92.34% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1606 1316 1111
Average daily rate £371 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 51 83
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 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
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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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 +19 69 £356 +1.78% 6
Glasgow +19 28 £330 +20.76% 1
Renfrewshire +11 4 £330 +32.00%
West Lothian -5 4 - - 2
Stirling - 4 £450 -
Fife - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire -6 2 - -
Aberdeen +1 1 £163 -40.90%
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 52 (28.89%) UNIX
2 51 (28.33%) Finance
3 47 (26.11%) Windows
4 39 (21.67%) Linux
5 36 (20.00%) Migration
6 34 (18.89%) Solaris
7 31 (17.22%) Change Management
8 27 (15.00%) AIX
8 27 (15.00%) Oracle
9 24 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 23 (12.78%) EMC
10 23 (12.78%) Microsoft
11 22 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (11.67%) Data Centre
12 21 (11.67%) zOS
13 20 (11.11%) SAN
13 20 (11.11%) SQL
13 20 (11.11%) VMware
14 19 (10.56%) WebSphere
14 19 (10.56%) ITIL
14 19 (10.56%) Veritas
14 19 (10.56%) Active Directory
15 18 (10.00%) IBM
15 18 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 18 (10.00%) Banking
15 18 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (8.33%) Oracle Database
16 15 (8.33%) SharePoint
16 15 (8.33%) Perl
17 14 (7.78%) .NET

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (10.56%) WebSphere
2 15 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.67%) CICS
4 11 (6.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (5.00%) IIS
6 9 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 9 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
7 8 (4.44%) JBoss
7 8 (4.44%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.78%) FileNet
8 5 (2.78%) Lync
8 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.22%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (2.22%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (2.22%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.78%) MS Office
3 4 (2.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) InDesign
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.56%) Summit
2 1 (0.56%) assyst
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Office 365
2 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Engine Yard
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.11%) SAN
2 5 (2.78%) SSL
3 3 (1.67%) NAS
3 3 (1.67%) Firewall
3 3 (1.67%) HTTP
3 3 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.67%) VPN
3 3 (1.67%) LDAP
4 2 (1.11%) Broadband
4 2 (1.11%) WAN
4 2 (1.11%) DHCP
4 2 (1.11%) LAN
4 2 (1.11%) DNS
4 2 (1.11%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.56%) Nortel Meridian
5 1 (0.56%) VLAN
5 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.22%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.00%) DB2
4 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.56%) MySQL
8 1 (0.56%) OLAP
8 1 (0.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.33%) Subversion
3 4 (2.22%) Maven
3 4 (2.22%) JIRA
3 4 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.22%) Introscope
3 4 (2.22%) FishEye
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.67%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.56%) Ant
6 1 (0.56%) Hudson
General
1 51 (28.33%) Finance
2 18 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Law
4 5 (2.78%) Retail
5 4 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.22%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.67%) Advertising
7 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.11%) International Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.78%) .NET
2 12 (6.67%) Middleware
3 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (2.78%) Web Services
6 4 (2.22%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.67%) HTML5
7 3 (1.67%) CSS
7 3 (1.67%) HTML
8 1 (0.56%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.56%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.56%) XML
8 1 (0.56%) XSLT
8 1 (0.56%) CSS3
8 1 (0.56%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.11%) Mainframe
3 10 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.00%) Clustering
5 8 (4.44%) LPAR
6 7 (3.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 6 (3.33%) User Experience
8 5 (2.78%) Replication
9 4 (2.22%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.67%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.67%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.11%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.56%) Handset
12 1 (0.56%) Statistics
12 1 (0.56%) DataPower
12 1 (0.56%) iPad
12 1 (0.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.89%) UNIX
2 47 (26.11%) Windows
3 39 (21.67%) Linux
4 34 (18.89%) Solaris
5 27 (15.00%) AIX
6 22 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (11.67%) zOS
8 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.89%) HPUX
10 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.33%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.67%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.11%) OS/2
12 2 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.00%) Migration
2 31 (17.22%) Change Management
3 19 (10.56%) ITIL
4 14 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (5.56%) Workflow
7 9 (5.00%) RAD
7 9 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (4.44%) Software Testing
8 8 (4.44%) Project Management
9 7 (3.89%) Process Management
9 7 (3.89%) Content Management
9 7 (3.89%) Business Analysis
9 7 (3.89%) Security Testing
9 7 (3.89%) Information Assurance
10 6 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (3.33%) DevOps
10 6 (3.33%) Coaching
10 6 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.11%) SQL
2 15 (8.33%) Perl
3 13 (7.22%) Shell Script
4 12 (6.67%) Python
5 10 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.78%) Jython
6 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.22%) C#
7 4 (2.22%) C++
7 4 (2.22%) Java
8 3 (1.67%) COBOL
8 3 (1.67%) REXX
8 3 (1.67%) JCL
8 3 (1.67%) CLIST
9 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.11%) VBA
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.22%) Degree
1 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) MCP
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.56%) OCP
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.33%) QA
3 5 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (10.56%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (4.44%) Veritas File System
5 8 (4.44%) RACF
5 8 (4.44%) vSphere
6 4 (2.22%) SRDF
6 4 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.22%) vCloud
7 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) Puppet
2 8 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (3.89%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.22%) SCCM
5 4 (2.22%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.11%) WSUS
7 2 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.11%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.56%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.56%) SCOM
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.56%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 27 (15.00%) Oracle
2 24 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 23 (12.78%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.78%) EMC
4 20 (11.11%) VMware
5 19 (10.56%) Veritas
6 18 (10.00%) IBM
7 11 (6.11%) Cisco
7 11 (6.11%) CA
8 9 (5.00%) HP
8 9 (5.00%) Lotus
9 7 (3.89%) BMC
10 6 (3.33%) Symantec
11 5 (2.78%) Brocade
11 5 (2.78%) Sun
12 3 (1.67%) Informatica
12 3 (1.67%) Teradata
13 2 (1.11%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.11%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.11%) NetApp
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