The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 South East 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 63 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 256 224 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.78% 2.64% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.84% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 103 118
Average daily rate
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£300 £309 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.83% -3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £100 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 32
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £10.03 £9.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.43 £30.60 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8443 7880 9019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.77% 92.77% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4593 4073 4128
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 547 637
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Administrator
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 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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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 +24 75 £310 -4.61% 17
Berkshire +6 60 £220 +79.59% 17
Buckinghamshire -2 48 £275 +19.82% 13
Surrey -9 26 £275 -21.42% 15
Oxfordshire -16 15 £363 +16.00% 13
Kent +3 9 £275 -31.25% 2
West Sussex -2 8 £290 +52.63% 3
East Sussex +5 7 £300 -20.00% 3
Middlesex -10 1 - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 133 (26.44%) Windows
2 115 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 99 (19.68%) MS Excel
4 85 (16.90%) Linux
5 84 (16.70%) SQL
6 73 (14.51%) SQL Server
6 73 (14.51%) UNIX
7 68 (13.52%) Finance
8 66 (13.12%) Oracle
9 60 (11.93%) VMware
10 59 (11.73%) SharePoint
11 57 (11.33%) Active Directory
12 56 (11.13%) MS Office
12 56 (11.13%) ITIL
13 47 (9.34%) IBM
14 44 (8.75%) Telecoms
15 41 (8.15%) Security Cleared
16 38 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 38 (7.55%) Project Management
17 35 (6.96%) Red Hat
17 35 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 29 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
18 29 (5.77%) Clustering
18 29 (5.77%) Solaris
19 28 (5.57%) HP
19 28 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
20 26 (5.17%) Degree
20 26 (5.17%) SAN
20 26 (5.17%) Java
20 26 (5.17%) Shell Script

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 59 (11.73%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.57%) WebSphere
3 21 (4.17%) Apache
4 18 (3.58%) MS Exchange
5 17 (3.38%) IIS
6 14 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (1.99%) IBM HTTP Server
10 9 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.59%) Liferay
12 7 (1.39%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.19%) MS Project Server
14 5 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.80%) FileNet
Applications
1 99 (19.68%) MS Excel
2 56 (11.13%) MS Office
3 29 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (4.57%) MS Project
5 16 (3.18%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (2.98%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.80%) BPCS
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.60%) AWD
4 3 (0.60%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.40%) Staffware
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.99%) Force.com
1 5 (0.99%) SaaS
2 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.60%) Taleo
4 2 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.17%) SAN
2 22 (4.37%) Firewall
3 21 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.58%) DNS
5 16 (3.18%) HTTP
6 15 (2.98%) Internet
7 11 (2.19%) Intranet
7 11 (2.19%) SSL
8 10 (1.99%) LAN
8 10 (1.99%) DHCP
8 10 (1.99%) FTP
9 9 (1.79%) WAN
9 9 (1.79%) HTTPS
10 8 (1.59%) SSH
10 8 (1.59%) NAS
11 5 (0.99%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.99%) SMTP
11 5 (0.99%) DMZ
11 5 (0.99%) VPN
11 5 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (4.37%) DB2
4 19 (3.78%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.38%) MySQL
6 16 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.79%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.99%) OLAP
15 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.40%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 10 (1.99%) Introscope
1 10 (1.99%) Subversion
2 6 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.80%) Toad
4 4 (0.80%) Maven
4 4 (0.80%) Ant
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.20%) Trac
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.20%) Hudson
7 1 (0.20%) Gradle
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 68 (13.52%) Finance
2 44 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.98%) Marketing
4 8 (1.59%) Retail
5 7 (1.39%) Billing
5 7 (1.39%) Banking
6 6 (1.19%) Publishing
6 6 (1.19%) Legal
7 5 (0.99%) Back Office
8 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.40%) Advertising
9 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.40%) Electronics
9 2 (0.40%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.40%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (2.39%) Mason
3 10 (1.99%) HTML
3 10 (1.99%) .NET
4 9 (1.79%) J2EE
5 8 (1.59%) Web Services
6 7 (1.39%) JDBC
7 6 (1.19%) SOAP
7 6 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.99%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (0.99%) Middleware
8 5 (0.99%) JNDI
9 4 (0.80%) Visualforce
9 4 (0.80%) WebCenter
9 4 (0.80%) CSS
9 4 (0.80%) XML
9 4 (0.80%) WSH
10 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.60%) LAMP
11 2 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.77%) Clustering
2 25 (4.97%) Replication
3 9 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.39%) AS400
4 7 (1.39%) Statistics
5 5 (0.99%) HACMP
5 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
6 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.80%) EPoS
6 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.80%) iSeries
7 3 (0.60%) NHS
7 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.60%) DTV
7 3 (0.60%) EMC Centera
8 2 (0.40%) Photography
8 2 (0.40%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.40%) PKI
8 2 (0.40%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 133 (26.44%) Windows
2 85 (16.90%) Linux
3 73 (14.51%) UNIX
4 38 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (5.77%) Solaris
7 24 (4.77%) AIX
8 16 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (3.18%) Windows 7
9 15 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.39%) Debian
10 7 (1.39%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.99%) HPUX
11 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.60%) SUSE
13 3 (0.60%) CentOS
14 2 (0.40%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (11.13%) ITIL
2 38 (7.55%) Project Management
3 28 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (4.37%) PRINCE2
5 18 (3.58%) Migration
6 17 (3.38%) Document Management
7 16 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (2.98%) CRM
9 14 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (2.58%) Change Management
10 13 (2.58%) Business Continuity
10 13 (2.58%) Data Entry
11 12 (2.39%) Incident Management
11 12 (2.39%) Resource Management
11 12 (2.39%) ERP
11 12 (2.39%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (2.39%) Performance Analysis
12 11 (2.19%) Business Continuity Management
12 11 (2.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.70%) SQL
2 26 (5.17%) Java
2 26 (5.17%) Shell Script
3 21 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 15 (2.98%) PHP
5 14 (2.78%) VB
5 14 (2.78%) Korn
6 13 (2.58%) Python
7 12 (2.39%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.19%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.79%) Perl
11 8 (1.59%) Ruby
12 7 (1.39%) Jython
12 7 (1.39%) VBScript
12 7 (1.39%) C
12 7 (1.39%) C#
13 6 (1.19%) AWK
14 5 (0.99%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.99%) sed
Qualifications
1 41 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 26 (5.17%) Degree
3 25 (4.97%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.18%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.39%) MCSE
9 6 (1.19%) CCNA
10 5 (0.99%) MCSA
11 4 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.60%) HND
12 3 (0.60%) CCNP
13 2 (0.40%) CCSP
13 2 (0.40%) CCSA
13 2 (0.40%) MCP
13 2 (0.40%) CCSE
13 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.20%) MCITP
14 1 (0.20%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.98%) SLA
2 11 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.60%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) BS25999
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.39%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (1.59%) vSphere
6 5 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.80%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.80%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.40%) KVM
8 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.40%) XenApp
8 2 (0.40%) NFS
8 2 (0.40%) Samba
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.40%) Xen
9 1 (0.20%) NLBS
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (3.98%) NetBackup
2 18 (3.58%) Tivoli
3 16 (3.18%) SCOM
4 15 (2.98%) SCCM
5 13 (2.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (2.39%) HP SIM
7 10 (1.99%) Puppet
7 10 (1.99%) CA Wily
8 9 (1.79%) Nagios
8 9 (1.79%) SAP Afaria
9 8 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (1.39%) MOM
11 6 (1.19%) WSUS
12 5 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.99%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.99%) Cacti
12 5 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.99%) nmon
13 4 (0.80%) SCSM
13 4 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 115 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 66 (13.12%) Oracle
3 60 (11.93%) VMware
4 47 (9.34%) IBM
5 35 (6.96%) Red Hat
6 28 (5.57%) HP
7 23 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (4.17%) EMC
9 18 (3.58%) Cisco
10 14 (2.78%) Intel
11 12 (2.39%) Citrix
12 11 (2.19%) SAP
12 11 (2.19%) Remedy
13 10 (1.99%) Sophos
14 9 (1.79%) Symantec
15 8 (1.59%) Lotus
15 8 (1.59%) Altiris
15 8 (1.59%) ServiceNow
16 7 (1.39%) Qualys
17 6 (1.19%) FatWire
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