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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 66 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 245 301 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.52% 3.59% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.90% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 140 132
Average daily rate £308 £275 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £100 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 27
Average hourly rate £26.00 £21.25 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% +73.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.43 £10.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £36.75 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8914 7726 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.86% 92.18% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4911 3836 4443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £213
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 475 609 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.60 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +13 69 £320 -5.18% 12
Hampshire +9 59 £300 +9.09% 20
Berkshire -24 59 £300 +122.22% 23
Buckinghamshire -41 24 £310 +37.77% 1
Oxfordshire -25 13 £325 +8.33% 9
Kent -4 9 £388 +35.48% 2
East Sussex -2 6 £245 -34.66% 7
Middlesex -3 4 £406 +47.72% 1
West Sussex -5 3 £263 -12.50% 5
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 123 (28.54%) Windows
2 93 (21.58%) Microsoft
3 78 (18.10%) SQL
4 68 (15.78%) Finance
5 66 (15.31%) SQL Server
6 65 (15.08%) UNIX
7 63 (14.62%) MS Excel
8 62 (14.39%) Linux
9 58 (13.46%) VMware
10 50 (11.60%) Active Directory
10 50 (11.60%) IBM
11 49 (11.37%) ITIL
12 45 (10.44%) SharePoint
12 45 (10.44%) Oracle
13 40 (9.28%) SAN
14 39 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (8.12%) MS Office
16 34 (7.89%) Telecoms
17 33 (7.66%) AIX
17 33 (7.66%) Replication
18 32 (7.42%) Firewall
19 31 (7.19%) Project Management
19 31 (7.19%) NetBackup
20 30 (6.96%) Solaris
21 29 (6.73%) Red Hat
21 29 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
21 29 (6.73%) Security Cleared
22 28 (6.50%) HP
22 28 (6.50%) SLA
23 26 (6.03%) DNS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (10.44%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.41%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.71%) WebSphere
4 15 (3.48%) Apache
5 14 (3.25%) SharePoint Server
6 12 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.55%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.55%) IIS
8 8 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.86%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (1.62%) MS Project Server
10 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.93%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.93%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.70%) Liferay
13 3 (0.70%) Moodle
Applications
1 63 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.12%) MS Office
3 20 (4.64%) MS Project
4 17 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (3.25%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (2.55%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.23%) Taleo
2 1 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.28%) SAN
2 32 (7.42%) Firewall
3 26 (6.03%) DNS
4 24 (5.57%) TCP/IP
5 20 (4.64%) DHCP
6 12 (2.78%) Internet
7 11 (2.55%) FTP
8 10 (2.32%) HTTP
8 10 (2.32%) LAN
9 8 (1.86%) WAN
9 8 (1.86%) SSL
9 8 (1.86%) Connectrix
10 5 (1.16%) SSH
10 5 (1.16%) OSPF
10 5 (1.16%) MGCP
10 5 (1.16%) H.323
10 5 (1.16%) VPN
11 4 (0.93%) Intranet
11 4 (0.93%) VLAN
12 3 (0.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (4.87%) DB2
4 20 (4.64%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.18%) MySQL
6 13 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.09%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.62%) OLAP
11 6 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Subversion
2 5 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.93%) Toad
3 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.46%) Introscope
5 1 (0.23%) Ant
5 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.23%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.23%) Hudson
5 1 (0.23%) Gradle
5 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.23%) JIRA
5 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 68 (15.78%) Finance
2 34 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.78%) Banking
4 11 (2.55%) Retail
5 9 (2.09%) Marketing
6 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.93%) Publishing
7 3 (0.70%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.70%) Billing
8 2 (0.46%) Games
8 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.25%) .NET
2 10 (2.32%) Web Services
2 10 (2.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (1.62%) Middleware
4 6 (1.39%) Mason
5 5 (1.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (1.16%) HTML
5 5 (1.16%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.93%) XML
6 4 (0.93%) J2EE
7 3 (0.70%) XSLT
8 2 (0.46%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.46%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.46%) CSS
8 2 (0.46%) JDBC
8 2 (0.46%) SOAP
8 2 (0.46%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.23%) LAMP
9 1 (0.23%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.23%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.66%) Replication
2 21 (4.87%) Clustering
3 10 (2.32%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.86%) CLARiiON
4 8 (1.86%) EMC Centera
4 8 (1.86%) HACMP
5 7 (1.62%) AS400
6 5 (1.16%) Symmetrix DMX
6 5 (1.16%) iSeries
7 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.93%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.93%) EPoS
8 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.70%) Photography
8 3 (0.70%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.70%) LPAR
8 3 (0.70%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.46%) Open Source
9 2 (0.46%) DTV
9 2 (0.46%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 123 (28.54%) Windows
2 65 (15.08%) UNIX
3 62 (14.39%) Linux
4 39 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (7.66%) AIX
6 30 (6.96%) Solaris
7 22 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (3.48%) Windows 7
9 15 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.86%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.62%) Debian
12 6 (1.39%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.16%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.93%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.70%) CentOS
16 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.46%) HPUX
17 1 (0.23%) zOS
17 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (11.37%) ITIL
2 31 (7.19%) Project Management
3 29 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (4.64%) Migration
7 18 (4.18%) Data Entry
8 15 (3.48%) PRINCE2
9 13 (3.02%) Business Continuity
10 12 (2.78%) Change Management
10 12 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 12 (2.78%) Resource Management
11 11 (2.55%) CRM
11 11 (2.55%) ERP
11 11 (2.55%) Business Continuity Management
12 10 (2.32%) Document Management
13 9 (2.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (2.09%) Change Control
14 8 (1.86%) Workflow
15 7 (1.62%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (18.10%) SQL
2 24 (5.57%) Shell Script
3 17 (3.94%) Java
4 13 (3.02%) PHP
5 12 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.55%) VB
6 11 (2.55%) Python
7 10 (2.32%) C#
8 9 (2.09%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.86%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.86%) Ruby
10 7 (1.62%) Perl
11 6 (1.39%) Korn
11 6 (1.39%) C
12 5 (1.16%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.16%) RPG
13 4 (0.93%) REXX
13 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.70%) JCL
15 2 (0.46%) AWK
Qualifications
1 29 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.87%) Degree
3 18 (4.18%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.39%) MCSE
8 6 (1.39%) CCNP
9 5 (1.16%) CCVP
10 4 (0.93%) RHCE
10 4 (0.93%) MCSA
11 3 (0.70%) CCNA
11 3 (0.70%) ISEB
12 2 (0.46%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.23%) MCITP
13 1 (0.23%) RHCT
13 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.50%) SLA
2 11 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.46%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (11.60%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 9 (2.09%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.62%) SRDF
6 6 (1.39%) vCloud
6 6 (1.39%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.39%) XenApp
7 5 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.93%) KVM
8 4 (0.93%) vSphere
8 4 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.70%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.46%) NFS
10 2 (0.46%) Xen
10 2 (0.46%) Samba
11 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (7.19%) NetBackup
2 16 (3.71%) Tivoli
3 14 (3.25%) SCOM
4 13 (3.02%) SCCM
5 10 (2.32%) Puppet
6 8 (1.86%) HP SIM
6 8 (1.86%) EMC Navisphere
7 7 (1.62%) EMC TimeFinder
7 7 (1.62%) Nagios
8 6 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.16%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.16%) Cacti
9 5 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.93%) nmon
11 3 (0.70%) SCSM
11 3 (0.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 93 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.46%) VMware
3 50 (11.60%) IBM
4 45 (10.44%) Oracle
5 29 (6.73%) Red Hat
6 28 (6.50%) HP
7 23 (5.34%) EMC
8 14 (3.25%) Veritas
8 14 (3.25%) Citrix
9 12 (2.78%) Symantec
9 12 (2.78%) Cisco
9 12 (2.78%) Brocade
10 11 (2.55%) Intel
10 11 (2.55%) Remedy
10 11 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (2.55%) NetApp
11 10 (2.32%) SAP
12 6 (1.39%) Veeam
13 5 (1.16%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.16%) ArcSight
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Hook
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £290 - £296 per day
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