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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 70 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 83 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.78% 2.45% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.56% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 46
Average daily rate £325 £345 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £242 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.68% +36.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.03 £14.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -5.88%
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
2783 2848 2491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.23% 95.54% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1531 1312
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 100 72
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 54 £388 -3.12% 10
Glasgow +2 15 £315 -4.54% 6
Renfrewshire -29 8 £310 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 49 (36.30%) Unix
2 38 (28.15%) Linux
3 35 (25.93%) Solaris
4 33 (24.44%) Finance
5 32 (23.70%) Migration
6 31 (22.96%) Windows
7 29 (21.48%) Veritas
8 28 (20.74%) Red Hat
8 28 (20.74%) Oracle
9 26 (19.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (15.56%) AIX
11 20 (14.81%) Banking
12 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 18 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 17 (12.59%) Windows Server
13 17 (12.59%) SQL
13 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
14 16 (11.85%) Change Management
15 15 (11.11%) Law
15 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
16 14 (10.37%) SAN
16 14 (10.37%) MS Excel
16 14 (10.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 13 (9.63%) MS Office
17 13 (9.63%) Clustering
18 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
19 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
19 11 (8.15%) .NET
19 11 (8.15%) IIS
19 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.15%) IIS
3 8 (5.93%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.70%) JBoss
5 5 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.22%) Apache
7 3 (2.22%) IBM Domino
7 3 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.48%) SAS
9 1 (0.74%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.63%) MS Office
3 4 (2.96%) MS Project
4 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) assyst
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.37%) SAN
2 5 (3.70%) HTTP
2 5 (3.70%) SSH
2 5 (3.70%) SSL
3 3 (2.22%) DNS
3 3 (2.22%) LAN
3 3 (2.22%) LDAP
4 2 (1.48%) Broadband
4 2 (1.48%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.74%) 2G
5 1 (0.74%) 3G
5 1 (0.74%) 4G
5 1 (0.74%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.74%) DHCP
5 1 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.74%) NAS
5 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.22%) MySQL
3 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.48%) Big Data
4 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.48%) DB2
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.74%) Impala
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.96%) Fiddler
2 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (24.44%) Finance
2 20 (14.81%) Banking
3 15 (11.11%) Law
4 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) .NET
2 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.19%) Web Services
4 5 (3.70%) HTML
5 4 (2.96%) CSS
6 3 (2.22%) XML
7 2 (1.48%) jQuery
7 2 (1.48%) LAMP
7 2 (1.48%) XSLT
8 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.74%) CSS3
8 1 (0.74%) HTML5
8 1 (0.74%) Mason
8 1 (0.74%) Middleware
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.74%) SAML
8 1 (0.74%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.63%) Clustering
3 7 (5.19%) Replication
4 5 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.48%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.48%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.74%) PKI
8 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.30%) Unix
2 38 (28.15%) Linux
3 35 (25.93%) Solaris
4 31 (22.96%) Windows
5 26 (19.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (15.56%) AIX
7 17 (12.59%) Windows Server
8 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (7.41%) HPUX
10 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
10 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.74%) CentOS
12 1 (0.74%) Fedora
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Migration
2 16 (11.85%) Change Management
3 9 (6.67%) ITIL
4 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (4.44%) High Availability
6 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.96%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.22%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.22%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.22%) Process Management
8 3 (2.22%) Service Management
8 3 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.48%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.48%) Logistics
9 2 (1.48%) Open Source
9 2 (1.48%) Security Architecture
9 2 (1.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.59%) SQL
2 8 (5.93%) C#
2 8 (5.93%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.44%) Python
4 5 (3.70%) Perl
5 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.96%) Java
5 4 (2.96%) VB
6 3 (2.22%) LotusScript
6 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.74%) Korn
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
8 1 (0.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.96%) Degree
4 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.22%) MCP
6 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.48%) MCSE
7 1 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (4.44%) SLA
3 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (7.41%) Veritas File System
3 10 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.96%) iptables
6 3 (2.22%) SRDF
7 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.74%) HDFS
7 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.74%) RACF
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Puppet
1 5 (3.70%) SCCM
2 4 (2.96%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (2.96%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.22%) Perfmon
4 2 (1.48%) Ansible
4 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.74%) Oozie
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.74%) SCOM
5 1 (0.74%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (21.48%) Veritas
2 28 (20.74%) Oracle
2 28 (20.74%) Red Hat
3 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.67%) HP
5 8 (5.93%) VMware
6 6 (4.44%) EMC
7 5 (3.70%) Cisco
8 4 (2.96%) CA
9 3 (2.22%) IBM
9 3 (2.22%) Lotus
9 3 (2.22%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.48%) Brocade
10 2 (1.48%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.74%) Altiris
11 1 (0.74%) Apple
11 1 (0.74%) Cognos
11 1 (0.74%) NetApp
11 1 (0.74%) Opsware
11 1 (0.74%) Sun
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