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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
UK / Scotland
Rank 68 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 39 56 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.37% 2.16% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.32% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 40
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £138 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.89 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £15.26 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +32.69%

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
1575 2416 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.74% 93.39% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1297 1350
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 33 51
Median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £42.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 17 £350 - 5
Glasgow -8 13 £350 +7.69% 1
South Ayrshire - 4 £250 -
Aberdeen - 2 £400 - 1
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 27 (31.03%) Oracle
2 25 (28.74%) Linux
3 22 (25.29%) Unix
3 22 (25.29%) SQL
4 20 (22.99%) VMware
5 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
6 15 (17.24%) Solaris
7 14 (16.09%) Windows
7 14 (16.09%) IBM
8 13 (14.94%) Shell Script
8 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
9 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
9 12 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (13.79%) CommVault
10 11 (12.64%) NetApp
10 11 (12.64%) Sun
10 11 (12.64%) NFS
10 11 (12.64%) Finance
10 11 (12.64%) Banking
11 10 (11.49%) Internet
11 10 (11.49%) SAP
11 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (10.34%) SAP BPC
12 9 (10.34%) SAP MII
12 9 (10.34%) NWDI
12 9 (10.34%) MaxDB
12 9 (10.34%) MS Excel

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 4 (4.60%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) SAP BPC
1 9 (10.34%) SAP MII
2 2 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) Internet
2 4 (4.60%) SAN
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.30%) Firewall
4 2 (2.30%) Network Security
4 2 (2.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) FTP
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (10.34%) MaxDB
2 9 (10.34%) SAP BW
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.75%) Big Data
4 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.75%) HBase
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) DB2
6 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) NWDI
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.15%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (12.64%) Banking
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Law
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) SAP Basis
2 4 (4.60%) Kafka
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.30%) Middleware
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.15%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.15%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Replication
2 3 (3.45%) Clustering
2 3 (3.45%) CMDB
2 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) HACMP
4 1 (1.15%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.15%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Linux
2 22 (25.29%) Unix
3 15 (17.24%) Solaris
4 14 (16.09%) Windows
5 12 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (9.20%) AIX
8 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (4.60%) zOS
12 3 (3.45%) HPUX
12 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
12 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.15%) Android
13 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.15%) CentOS
13 1 (1.15%) i5/OS
13 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.90%) Change Management
4 6 (6.90%) ITIL
4 6 (6.90%) Migration
5 5 (5.75%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.75%) ITSM
6 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.60%) Service Management
7 3 (3.45%) Content Management
7 3 (3.45%) High Availability
7 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.45%) Workflow
8 2 (2.30%) Change Control
8 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) SQL
2 13 (14.94%) Shell Script
3 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.05%) Perl
4 7 (8.05%) Python
5 6 (6.90%) Java
6 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.60%) C
7 4 (4.60%) C++
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 3 (3.45%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.30%) C#
9 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.30%) VBScript
10 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.15%) EMC Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) NFS
2 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) vSphere
4 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.30%) SRDF
5 2 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.15%) Docker
6 1 (1.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.15%) Firmware
6 1 (1.15%) HDFS
6 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.15%) RACF
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Ansible
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.15%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Oracle
2 20 (22.99%) VMware
3 14 (16.09%) IBM
4 12 (13.79%) CommVault
5 11 (12.64%) NetApp
5 11 (12.64%) Sun
6 10 (11.49%) SAP
7 9 (10.34%) Sybase
8 7 (8.05%) Canon
8 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.75%) HP
11 4 (4.60%) Compuware
11 4 (4.60%) EMC
11 4 (4.60%) ServiceNow
11 4 (4.60%) Veritas
12 3 (3.45%) BMC
12 3 (3.45%) Dell
12 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (2.30%) Remedy
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