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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 79 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 48 92 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.22% 2.88% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 3.03% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 51 31
Median daily rate £315 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £55.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.81% +331.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -24.47%
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
2037 3032 2617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.31% 95.08% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1588 1410
Median daily rate £353 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -13 25 £325 -18.75% 4
Glasgow +7 15 £320 -3.03%
East Ayrshire - 3 - -
Renfrewshire -23 1 £265 -19.69%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £120 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 £350 -
Administrator
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Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (32.62%) Linux
2 42 (29.79%) Unix
2 42 (29.79%) Windows
3 35 (24.82%) Finance
4 27 (19.15%) AIX
4 27 (19.15%) Solaris
5 26 (18.44%) Change Management
6 24 (17.02%) Oracle
7 23 (16.31%) SQL
8 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
8 22 (15.60%) Red Hat
9 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
10 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
10 20 (14.18%) ITIL
11 19 (13.48%) IBM
11 19 (13.48%) SAN
11 19 (13.48%) Banking
12 17 (12.06%) Windows Server
13 16 (11.35%) Data Centre
13 16 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (11.35%) VMware
13 16 (11.35%) HPUX
13 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
14 15 (10.64%) HP
14 15 (10.64%) Clustering
14 15 (10.64%) WebSphere
14 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
14 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (9.93%) Veritas
15 14 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008

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 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.55%) IIS
7 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.84%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (2.13%) Apache
8 3 (2.13%) JBoss
8 3 (2.13%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (1.42%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.42%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.71%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) SAN
2 11 (7.80%) DNS
3 10 (7.09%) DHCP
4 9 (6.38%) SSL
5 6 (4.26%) SMTP
6 5 (3.55%) HTTP
6 5 (3.55%) Internet
7 4 (2.84%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.13%) LAN
9 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.42%) VPN
10 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.71%) Firewall
10 1 (0.71%) FTP
10 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.71%) Network Security
10 1 (0.71%) SNMP
10 1 (0.71%) SSH
10 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) DB2
3 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.13%) DB2 UDB
6 3 (2.13%) MySQL
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (2.84%) Subversion
2 3 (2.13%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.13%) Fiddler
2 3 (2.13%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.42%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.71%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (24.82%) Finance
2 19 (13.48%) Banking
3 12 (8.51%) Law
4 4 (2.84%) International Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) Middleware
2 7 (4.96%) Web Services
3 5 (3.55%) HTML
4 4 (2.84%) .NET
4 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.84%) XML
5 3 (2.13%) CSS
6 2 (1.42%) Itk
6 2 (1.42%) LAMP
6 2 (1.42%) Swing
6 2 (1.42%) XSL
7 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.71%) Django
7 1 (0.71%) Laravel
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.71%) SAML
7 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.64%) Clustering
3 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.96%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.96%) Replication
5 5 (3.55%) PKI
6 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) CMDB
7 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.71%) DataPower
7 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.62%) Linux
2 42 (29.79%) Unix
2 42 (29.79%) Windows
3 27 (19.15%) AIX
3 27 (19.15%) Solaris
4 17 (12.06%) Windows Server
5 16 (11.35%) HPUX
5 16 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (9.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (9.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.67%) zOS
8 7 (4.96%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (2.13%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.71%) CentOS
10 1 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.71%) i5/OS
10 1 (0.71%) SUSE
10 1 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.44%) Change Management
2 20 (14.18%) ITIL
3 12 (8.51%) High Availability
4 11 (7.80%) Migration
5 10 (7.09%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (4.96%) Business Analysis
7 7 (4.96%) Project Management
8 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (4.26%) Process Management
9 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.55%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.84%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (2.84%) Patch Management
10 4 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.84%) Workflow
11 3 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.13%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (2.13%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.31%) SQL
2 11 (7.80%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.84%) C#
5 4 (2.84%) Java
6 3 (2.13%) C
6 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.13%) Python
6 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.42%) C++
7 2 (1.42%) Perl
7 2 (1.42%) PHP
7 2 (1.42%) REXX
7 2 (1.42%) VB
7 2 (1.42%) VBScript
8 1 (0.71%) Korn
8 1 (0.71%) LotusScript
8 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Degree
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MCP
5 1 (0.71%) MCTS
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.22%) SLA
2 8 (5.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.67%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (4.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.13%) NFS
7 3 (2.13%) SRDF
7 3 (2.13%) Veritas File System
7 3 (2.13%) vSphere
7 3 (2.13%) XenApp
7 3 (2.13%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.42%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.42%) vCloud
8 2 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) SCOM
2 9 (6.38%) SCCM
3 8 (5.67%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (4.26%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (3.55%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (3.55%) SCVMM
6 5 (3.55%) WSUS
7 4 (2.84%) Ansible
7 4 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (2.13%) Perfmon
8 3 (2.13%) Puppet
8 3 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.42%) Control-M
9 2 (1.42%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.42%) MAINVIEW
9 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Oracle
2 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.60%) Red Hat
3 19 (13.48%) IBM
4 16 (11.35%) VMware
5 15 (10.64%) HP
6 14 (9.93%) Veritas
7 12 (8.51%) Symantec
8 11 (7.80%) CA
9 8 (5.67%) Sun
10 7 (4.96%) Brocade
10 7 (4.96%) Citrix
10 7 (4.96%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.55%) arcserve
12 4 (2.84%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.84%) AppSense
12 4 (2.84%) CommVault
12 4 (2.84%) Lumension
13 3 (2.13%) Cisco
13 3 (2.13%) Compuware
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