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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 69 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 78 73 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.68% 2.51% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 2.63% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 35
Median daily rate £308 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £270 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.03 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -12.50%
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
2703 2775 2417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.92% 95.59% 93.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1460 1349
Median daily rate £375 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 90 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -7 44 £325 -16.66% 7
Glasgow -2 14 £300 -9.09% 4
Renfrewshire - 12 £305 -
Aberdeen +7 3 - - 2
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 50 (35.46%) Unix
1 50 (35.46%) Linux
2 38 (26.95%) Solaris
3 37 (26.24%) Windows
4 35 (24.82%) Red Hat
5 34 (24.11%) Finance
5 34 (24.11%) Migration
6 31 (21.99%) Veritas
7 30 (21.28%) Oracle
8 28 (19.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (18.44%) AIX
10 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
11 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
12 21 (14.89%) Data Centre
12 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
13 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
13 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
13 19 (13.48%) SQL
13 19 (13.48%) Clustering
13 19 (13.48%) SAN
14 18 (12.77%) Change Management
15 17 (12.06%) Law
16 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
16 16 (11.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 15 (10.64%) Banking
18 14 (9.93%) HP
18 14 (9.93%) ITIL
19 13 (9.22%) HPUX
19 13 (9.22%) MS Exchange
20 12 (8.51%) High Availability

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 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.80%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (5.67%) IIS
6 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.55%) JBoss
7 5 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.13%) Apache
9 3 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.42%) SAS
11 1 (0.71%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.71%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.51%) MS Office
3 4 (2.84%) MS Project
4 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) assyst
1 2 (1.42%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Office 365
2 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) SAN
2 7 (4.96%) DNS
3 5 (3.55%) DHCP
3 5 (3.55%) SMTP
3 5 (3.55%) SSH
3 5 (3.55%) SSL
4 4 (2.84%) HTTP
4 4 (2.84%) LAN
4 4 (2.84%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.42%) Broadband
5 2 (1.42%) LDAP
5 2 (1.42%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.84%) DB2
4 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.13%) MySQL
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.42%) Big Data
6 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.13%) Fiddler
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.13%) Subversion
3 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.71%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (24.11%) Finance
2 17 (12.06%) Law
3 15 (10.64%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) .NET
2 5 (3.55%) XML
3 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.84%) HTML
3 4 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.13%) CSS
4 3 (2.13%) Web Services
5 2 (1.42%) Itk
5 2 (1.42%) jQuery
5 2 (1.42%) LAMP
5 2 (1.42%) Swing
5 2 (1.42%) XSL
5 2 (1.42%) XSLT
6 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.71%) Mason
6 1 (0.71%) Middleware
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.71%) SAML
6 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.48%) Clustering
3 9 (6.38%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.55%) PKI
6 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.84%) Replication
7 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.42%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.42%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.46%) Linux
1 50 (35.46%) Unix
2 38 (26.95%) Solaris
3 37 (26.24%) Windows
4 28 (19.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (18.44%) AIX
6 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
7 13 (9.22%) HPUX
8 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (5.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.42%) CentOS
12 1 (0.71%) Fedora
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.11%) Migration
2 18 (12.77%) Change Management
3 14 (9.93%) ITIL
4 12 (8.51%) High Availability
5 7 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.26%) Patch Management
7 5 (3.55%) Business Analysis
7 5 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.55%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.84%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (2.84%) Process Management
8 4 (2.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.13%) Workflow
10 2 (1.42%) CRM
10 2 (1.42%) Data Migration
10 2 (1.42%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.42%) Service Management
10 2 (1.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.48%) SQL
2 6 (4.26%) C#
2 6 (4.26%) Java
2 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.26%) Python
3 4 (2.84%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.84%) Perl
4 2 (1.42%) C
4 2 (1.42%) C++
4 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.42%) VB
5 1 (0.71%) Korn
5 1 (0.71%) LotusScript
5 1 (0.71%) PHP
5 1 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.13%) Degree
4 3 (2.13%) MCP
5 2 (1.42%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) SLA
2 8 (5.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (7.09%) Veritas File System
3 10 (7.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 10 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.55%) SRDF
4 5 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.84%) iptables
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.42%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.71%) HDFS
7 1 (0.71%) RACF
7 1 (0.71%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) SCCM
2 7 (4.96%) SCOM
3 6 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.55%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (3.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (3.55%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.55%) WSUS
5 4 (2.84%) Puppet
5 4 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (2.13%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.42%) Ansible
7 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.71%) Oozie
8 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (24.82%) Red Hat
2 31 (21.99%) Veritas
3 30 (21.28%) Oracle
4 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.93%) HP
6 12 (8.51%) VMware
7 8 (5.67%) CA
8 6 (4.26%) Brocade
9 5 (3.55%) arcserve
9 5 (3.55%) Cisco
9 5 (3.55%) EMC
9 5 (3.55%) IBM
9 5 (3.55%) Symantec
10 4 (2.84%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.84%) AppSense
10 4 (2.84%) Citrix
10 4 (2.84%) Lumension
10 4 (2.84%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.42%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.71%) Nintex
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