The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 67 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 216 250 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.79% 2.63% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.78% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 117 124
Median daily rate £325 £334 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.62% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £156 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £478 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 16
Median hourly rate £19.28 £12.51 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.04% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £8.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £21.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
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
7241 9001 9283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.46% 94.86% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 5215 5077
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 509 509
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -12 52 £275 -23.87% 15
Hampshire +16 45 £275 -18.51% 17
Surrey +18 43 £338 +22.72% 8
Buckinghamshire -5 20 £200 -38.46% 8
Oxfordshire +13 19 £480 +106.45% 6
Kent +11 12 £345 +2.22% 1
Middlesex +6 11 £273 -26.10%
West Sussex +13 6 £375 +17.18%
East Sussex +5 4 £438 -12.50% 7
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 177 (36.27%) Linux
2 114 (23.36%) VMware
3 82 (16.80%) SQL
4 79 (16.19%) Windows
5 76 (15.57%) Finance
6 73 (14.96%) Unix
7 72 (14.75%) Oracle
8 71 (14.55%) Puppet
9 68 (13.93%) Red Hat
10 65 (13.32%) Microsoft
11 62 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 61 (12.50%) Python
13 58 (11.89%) MS Excel
14 55 (11.27%) Java
14 55 (11.27%) DNS
15 54 (11.07%) Solaris
16 53 (10.86%) Change Management
17 52 (10.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 48 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
19 44 (9.02%) LDAP
19 44 (9.02%) SAN
20 41 (8.40%) Apache
20 41 (8.40%) Bash Shell
21 40 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
21 40 (8.20%) Security Cleared
22 39 (7.99%) Perl
23 38 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (7.58%) ITIL
24 37 (7.58%) Cisco
24 37 (7.58%) High Availability

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (8.40%) Apache
2 25 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.51%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.51%) WebSphere
4 18 (3.69%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.46%) Apache Pig
6 10 (2.05%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.43%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.43%) CMS
8 7 (1.43%) IIS
8 7 (1.43%) JBoss
8 7 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.43%) SAS
9 5 (1.02%) nginx
9 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.02%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 58 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.74%) MS Office
3 24 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.87%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (2.25%) MS Project
6 4 (0.82%) Maya
6 4 (0.82%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.02%) HFM
2 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.41%) Maximo
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.87%) Amazon S3
4 13 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (1.64%) Office 365
7 4 (0.82%) GitHub
8 3 (0.61%) Boomi
8 3 (0.61%) SaaS
8 3 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.20%) Force.com
10 1 (0.20%) IaaS
10 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (11.27%) DNS
2 44 (9.02%) LDAP
2 44 (9.02%) SAN
3 30 (6.15%) Firewall
4 26 (5.33%) WAN
5 25 (5.12%) LAN
6 23 (4.71%) SSL
7 21 (4.30%) NAS
8 17 (3.48%) Internet
9 16 (3.28%) VPN
10 15 (3.07%) DHCP
10 15 (3.07%) TCP/IP
11 14 (2.87%) HTTP
11 14 (2.87%) Kerberos
12 12 (2.46%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (2.25%) FTP
14 10 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (2.05%) VoIP
15 7 (1.43%) Network Security
16 6 (1.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.76%) MySQL
3 24 (4.92%) Hadoop
4 22 (4.51%) Big Data
5 13 (2.66%) Apache Hive
5 13 (2.66%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.25%) HBase
6 11 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.25%) Sqoop
7 10 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (1.43%) Apache Zeppelin
10 6 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.02%) DB2
11 5 (1.02%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (3.07%) Git (software)
1 15 (3.07%) Subversion
2 13 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.43%) Hudson
5 5 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.61%) Introscope
6 3 (0.61%) JIRA
6 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.41%) NuGet
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.41%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.20%) MSI
8 1 (0.20%) ProC
8 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 76 (15.57%) Finance
2 27 (5.53%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.46%) Legal
4 9 (1.84%) Publishing
5 8 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.43%) Marketing
7 4 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.61%) Back Office
8 3 (0.61%) Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.41%) Retail
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.30%) Web Services
2 12 (2.46%) HTML
3 11 (2.25%) Middleware
3 11 (2.25%) SOAP
4 10 (2.05%) Kafka
4 10 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (1.84%) CSS
5 9 (1.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 9 (1.84%) REST
6 8 (1.64%) J2EE
6 8 (1.64%) JDBC
6 8 (1.64%) JNDI
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Tez
7 7 (1.43%) LAMP
7 7 (1.43%) XML
8 6 (1.23%) .NET
9 3 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (0.41%) Cascading
10 2 (0.41%) VML
11 1 (0.20%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.12%) Clustering
2 23 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.07%) Enterprise Storage
5 12 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.64%) Grid Computing
6 8 (1.64%) Replication
7 7 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.43%) EMC VNX
8 6 (1.23%) AS400
8 6 (1.23%) iSeries
9 5 (1.02%) CMDB
9 5 (1.02%) HP Storage
9 5 (1.02%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.61%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.61%) Copywriting
10 3 (0.61%) DataPower
10 3 (0.61%) Statistics
11 2 (0.41%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 177 (36.27%) Linux
2 79 (16.19%) Windows
3 73 (14.96%) Unix
4 54 (11.07%) Solaris
5 52 (10.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (5.53%) Windows Server
7 27 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (5.12%) CentOS
9 11 (2.25%) Ubuntu
9 11 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.84%) AIX
10 9 (1.84%) HPUX
10 9 (1.84%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.64%) Debian
12 7 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (1.23%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (0.82%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (10.86%) Change Management
2 40 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
3 37 (7.58%) High Availability
3 37 (7.58%) ITIL
4 35 (7.17%) DevOps
4 35 (7.17%) Incident Management
5 31 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 25 (5.12%) Open Source
6 25 (5.12%) Project Management
7 24 (4.92%) Migration
8 21 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (3.69%) Load Balancing
9 18 (3.69%) Service Delivery
10 16 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (2.87%) Workflow
12 13 (2.66%) MapReduce
13 12 (2.46%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (2.46%) Problem Management
13 12 (2.46%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (16.80%) SQL
2 61 (12.50%) Python
3 55 (11.27%) Java
4 41 (8.40%) Bash Shell
5 39 (7.99%) Perl
6 36 (7.38%) Ruby
7 18 (3.69%) PowerShell
8 17 (3.48%) Korn
9 15 (3.07%) C++
10 14 (2.87%) C
11 13 (2.66%) PHP
12 11 (2.25%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.64%) Jython
14 7 (1.43%) JavaScript
15 5 (1.02%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.82%) C#
17 3 (0.61%) R
17 3 (0.61%) VBScript
18 2 (0.41%) VB
18 2 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 29 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (3.89%) Degree
5 18 (3.69%) CCNP
6 12 (2.46%) CCNA
7 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.84%) RHCSA
7 9 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.64%) CCVP
8 8 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.64%) RHCE
9 6 (1.23%) HND
10 5 (1.02%) MCSE
11 4 (0.82%) ECDL
12 3 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.61%) VCP5
13 2 (0.41%) CEH
13 2 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.28%) SLA
2 6 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 62 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 24 (4.92%) vSphere
4 19 (3.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 13 (2.66%) HDFS
5 13 (2.66%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.25%) NFS
6 11 (2.25%) Veritas File System
7 10 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.64%) Apache Flume
8 8 (1.64%) XenApp
9 7 (1.43%) Samba
9 7 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.23%) Postfix
10 6 (1.23%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.82%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 71 (14.55%) Puppet
2 48 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (7.17%) Ansible
4 20 (4.10%) NetBackup
5 19 (3.89%) Nagios
6 12 (2.46%) SCCM
6 12 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (2.25%) Ambari
8 10 (2.05%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (2.05%) Oozie
9 9 (1.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (1.64%) CA Wily
10 8 (1.64%) SCOM
11 7 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (1.02%) Oracle ZFS
13 4 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
13 4 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.61%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 114 (23.36%) VMware
2 72 (14.75%) Oracle
3 68 (13.93%) Red Hat
4 65 (13.32%) Microsoft
5 37 (7.58%) Cisco
6 36 (7.38%) HP
7 25 (5.12%) SAP
7 25 (5.12%) Veritas
8 20 (4.10%) EMC
9 19 (3.89%) IBM
9 19 (3.89%) Sun
10 18 (3.69%) Brocade
11 17 (3.48%) Symantec
12 15 (3.07%) ServiceNow
13 14 (2.87%) NetApp
14 12 (2.46%) Hortonworks
15 11 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (2.05%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.84%) CA
17 9 (1.84%) Citrix
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £80 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £100.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £11.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago