The first table below looks at the demand for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 47 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.13% 1.60% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.69% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
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£338 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.44% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.13%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 178 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.35% 94.68% 97.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 92 81
Average daily rate £325 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £23.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -47.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.52 £9.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £23.75 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Administrator
South West

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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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
Bath -4 1 £413 -
Taunton -19 1 £338 - 1
Shepton Mallet - - - -
Administrator
South West

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
3 17 (58.62%) SC Cleared
4 16 (55.17%) SharePoint
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (41.38%) Firewall
7 10 (34.48%) Migration
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (34.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (31.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (31.03%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
8 9 (31.03%) IIS
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) SLA
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle
10 7 (24.14%) ISA Server
10 7 (24.14%) Barracuda Networks
10 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
12 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (17.24%) Citrix
12 5 (17.24%) Windows
13 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 16 (55.17%) SharePoint
2 10 (34.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (31.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (31.03%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (31.03%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) nginx
4 2 (6.90%) Confluence
4 2 (6.90%) MediaWiki
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) IPv6
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) OSPF
2 2 (6.90%) BGP
2 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) IPsec
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Statistics
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Debian
2 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (58.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) MCP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) ISA Server
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Samba
3 2 (6.90%) Postfix
3 2 (6.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Avaya
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Mitel