The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 27 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.70% 3.48% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 3.85% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate
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£120 £450 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +89.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £370 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.38 £6.92 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.82% -48.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £13.83 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-16.81% -1.25%
Administrator
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
210 208 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.59% 90.43% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 112 91
Average daily rate £315 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Average hourly rate £11.44 £17.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.64% +9.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.80 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.76 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Administrator across the Sheffield region.

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the Sheffield region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (13.64%) iSeries
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) AIX
3 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) HPUX
4 2 (9.09%) COBOL
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 2 (9.09%) zOS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iSeries
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) AIX
4 2 (9.09%) HPUX
4 2 (9.09%) zOS
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) COBOL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Sun
3 2 (9.09%) Brocade
3 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) IBM