The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 71 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 251 247 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.61% 2.86% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 3.08% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 119 114
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £137 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.74% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 41
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.16 £12.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.99% +9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £23.25 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8831 8026 8874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.88% 92.84% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 4305 4177
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 493 616
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Hampshire +10 67 £315 -7.69% 17
Surrey 0 60 £425 +9.67% 15
Berkshire +3 50 £255 +10.86% 18
Buckinghamshire -15 42 £225 -6.25% 6
West Sussex -1 5 £290 -40.35% 4
Oxfordshire -19 5 £175 -41.66% 11
Kent -1 3 £175 -46.15% 2
East Sussex -19 2 £225 -23.40% 4
Thames Valley - 1 £325 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 140 (28.28%) Windows
2 122 (24.65%) Microsoft
3 114 (23.03%) MS Excel
4 74 (14.95%) SQL
5 72 (14.55%) Linux
6 70 (14.14%) MS Office
7 67 (13.54%) Active Directory
7 67 (13.54%) VMware
8 65 (13.13%) SQL Server
9 64 (12.93%) Finance
10 59 (11.92%) Oracle
10 59 (11.92%) UNIX
11 58 (11.72%) SharePoint
12 53 (10.71%) Security Cleared
13 51 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
14 50 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 48 (9.70%) Telecoms
16 44 (8.89%) ITIL
17 38 (7.68%) HP
18 37 (7.47%) SAN
19 36 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 36 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
19 36 (7.27%) SC Cleared
20 33 (6.67%) Clustering
20 33 (6.67%) IBM
21 32 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
21 32 (6.46%) IIS
21 32 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 30 (6.06%) Citrix
22 30 (6.06%) Project Management

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 58 (11.72%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.46%) IIS
3 27 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.24%) Apache
5 17 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 15 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
11 9 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.62%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.41%) Liferay
13 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (1.01%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 114 (23.03%) MS Excel
2 70 (14.14%) MS Office
3 29 (5.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (3.43%) MS Project
5 14 (2.83%) MS Visio
6 10 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (1.01%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.81%) BPCS
2 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.61%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.40%) AWD
4 2 (0.40%) Staffware
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.01%) SaaS
2 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.81%) Force.com
3 3 (0.61%) Taleo
4 2 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.47%) SAN
2 21 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.84%) Internet
4 18 (3.64%) SSL
5 16 (3.23%) LAN
5 16 (3.23%) SMTP
5 16 (3.23%) Firewall
5 16 (3.23%) NAS
6 15 (3.03%) HTTP
7 14 (2.83%) DNS
8 13 (2.63%) FTP
8 13 (2.63%) WAN
9 11 (2.22%) HTTPS
9 11 (2.22%) Intranet
10 9 (1.82%) DHCP
11 7 (1.41%) SSH
12 6 (1.21%) DMZ
12 6 (1.21%) VPN
13 5 (1.01%) LDAP
14 4 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.83%) DB2
5 13 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.42%) MySQL
7 10 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.81%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.40%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.40%) OLAP
14 2 (0.40%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 9 (1.82%) Introscope
1 9 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.81%) Subversion
2 4 (0.81%) Maven
2 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.61%) Ant
3 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.20%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.20%) Trac
5 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 64 (12.93%) Finance
2 48 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.23%) Marketing
4 10 (2.02%) Legal
4 10 (2.02%) Banking
5 8 (1.62%) Retail
6 6 (1.21%) Back Office
6 6 (1.21%) Law
7 5 (1.01%) Billing
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
8 3 (0.61%) Publishing
8 3 (0.61%) Automotive
8 3 (0.61%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.84%) .NET
2 13 (2.63%) HTML
3 9 (1.82%) Mason
4 8 (1.62%) CSS
5 7 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (1.21%) J2EE
6 6 (1.21%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.01%) JDBC
7 5 (1.01%) Web Services
7 5 (1.01%) Middleware
7 5 (1.01%) WSH
8 4 (0.81%) SOAP
8 4 (0.81%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.81%) JNDI
8 4 (0.81%) Visualforce
8 4 (0.81%) WebCenter
9 3 (0.61%) XSL
9 3 (0.61%) XHTML
9 3 (0.61%) LAMP
10 2 (0.40%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.67%) Clustering
3 13 (2.63%) Replication
4 8 (1.62%) Mainframe
4 8 (1.62%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.41%) Statistics
6 6 (1.21%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.01%) iSeries
8 4 (0.81%) AS400
8 4 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.61%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.61%) User Experience
10 2 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.40%) Open Source
10 2 (0.40%) Social Media
10 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.40%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 140 (28.28%) Windows
2 72 (14.55%) Linux
3 59 (11.92%) UNIX
4 50 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (4.24%) Solaris
7 21 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.03%) AIX
9 14 (2.83%) Windows 7
10 10 (2.02%) HPUX
11 9 (1.82%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.62%) Windows NT
12 8 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.01%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.61%) SUSE
14 3 (0.61%) CentOS
15 2 (0.40%) Debian
16 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (8.89%) ITIL
2 30 (6.06%) Project Management
3 26 (5.25%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (4.85%) Migration
5 18 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 17 (3.43%) Incident Management
7 16 (3.23%) Change Management
7 16 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 15 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (3.03%) CRM
9 14 (2.83%) PRINCE2
10 13 (2.63%) Programme Management
10 13 (2.63%) Content Management
10 13 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
11 12 (2.42%) Mentoring
11 12 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (2.42%) Workflow
12 11 (2.22%) Asset Management
13 10 (2.02%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.95%) SQL
2 29 (5.86%) PowerShell
3 21 (4.24%) Shell Script
4 15 (3.03%) Korn
5 14 (2.83%) Bash Shell
5 14 (2.83%) Java
6 11 (2.22%) C#
7 10 (2.02%) Python
8 8 (1.62%) VBScript
8 8 (1.62%) VB
9 7 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.21%) Perl
10 6 (1.21%) AWK
11 5 (1.01%) Jython
11 5 (1.01%) PHP
11 5 (1.01%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.01%) sed
12 4 (0.81%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 36 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 32 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (5.05%) Degree
5 23 (4.65%) MCSE
6 14 (2.83%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.01%) HND
8 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.81%) MCSA
9 4 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.61%) RHCE
10 3 (0.61%) MCP
10 3 (0.61%) CCNP
10 3 (0.61%) CCNA
11 2 (0.40%) CCDP
11 2 (0.40%) CCSP
11 2 (0.40%) CCSA
11 2 (0.40%) CCVP
11 2 (0.40%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.85%) SLA
2 6 (1.21%) QA
3 5 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) BS25999
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 67 (13.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 12 (2.42%) vSphere
5 11 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.41%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.21%) ISA Server
9 5 (1.01%) NFS
9 5 (1.01%) XenApp
10 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.61%) vCloud
11 3 (0.61%) Docker
11 3 (0.61%) LXC
12 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.40%) Postfix
12 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (5.05%) SCOM
2 20 (4.04%) HP SIM
3 16 (3.23%) SCCM
4 15 (3.03%) ARCserve
5 14 (2.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (2.42%) SCSM
7 10 (2.02%) SCOrch
8 9 (1.82%) CA Wily
8 9 (1.82%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.62%) BladeLogic
9 8 (1.62%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (1.41%) SAP Afaria
11 6 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.21%) WSUS
11 6 (1.21%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.21%) MOM
12 5 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 3 (0.61%) Data Guard
14 3 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 122 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.54%) VMware
3 59 (11.92%) Oracle
4 38 (7.68%) HP
5 33 (6.67%) IBM
6 30 (6.06%) Citrix
7 28 (5.66%) Red Hat
8 20 (4.04%) Cisco
9 18 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (3.43%) Symantec
10 17 (3.43%) EMC
11 16 (3.23%) CA
12 12 (2.42%) Altiris
13 10 (2.02%) Lotus
13 10 (2.02%) Remedy
14 9 (1.82%) Sophos
14 9 (1.82%) Intel
14 9 (1.82%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.82%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.62%) ServiceNow
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