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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 64 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 256 236 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.74% 2.64% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 2.88% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 107 149
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
- +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 32
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.88 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.40 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +6.66%
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
8544 8207 7552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.57% 91.66% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4793 4559 3818
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 439 591
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £47.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Surrey +5 59 £400 +23.07% 17
Hampshire +2 51 £300 - 13
Buckinghamshire +12 49 £313 +0.80% 8
Berkshire -32 33 £375 +22.44% 16
Oxfordshire -1 28 £470 +34.28% 7
West Sussex 0 20 £313 +19.04% 7
Kent +6 11 £408 +43.07% 6
East Sussex -15 5 £350 +16.66% 9
Middlesex +8 3 £174 -35.34%
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 139 (28.37%) Windows
2 128 (26.12%) Linux
3 117 (23.88%) Microsoft
4 83 (16.94%) UNIX
5 82 (16.73%) Oracle
6 80 (16.33%) SQL
7 75 (15.31%) MS Excel
8 72 (14.69%) Finance
9 57 (11.63%) Red Hat
10 52 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
11 51 (10.41%) Telecoms
12 49 (10.00%) Solaris
13 47 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 45 (9.18%) SharePoint
15 43 (8.78%) MS Office
16 42 (8.57%) Migration
17 41 (8.37%) Shell Script
17 41 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
18 40 (8.16%) VMware
19 38 (7.76%) Security Cleared
19 38 (7.76%) Bash Shell
19 38 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
20 37 (7.55%) Active Directory
20 37 (7.55%) Oracle Database
21 36 (7.35%) SAN
22 35 (7.14%) AIX
22 35 (7.14%) Python
23 34 (6.94%) Java
24 33 (6.73%) SQL Server
25 32 (6.53%) Clustering

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (9.18%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.31%) Apache
3 25 (5.10%) IIS
4 21 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (3.47%) WebSphere
6 15 (3.06%) WebLogic
7 14 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 13 (2.65%) MS Exchange
9 12 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.63%) JBoss
10 8 (1.63%) Lync
11 7 (1.43%) Documentum
11 7 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.22%) uWSGI
12 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (1.02%) SAS
13 5 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.02%) CMS
14 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 75 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 43 (8.78%) MS Office
3 38 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.63%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.24%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.82%) Maximo
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.20%) Agresso
7 1 (0.20%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.43%) SaaS
2 6 (1.22%) Office 365
3 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.41%) Yammer
3 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.41%) Force.com
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.35%) SAN
2 23 (4.69%) DNS
3 21 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.27%) NAS
5 15 (3.06%) LDAP
5 15 (3.06%) Firewall
6 11 (2.24%) Intranet
7 10 (2.04%) SSL
8 8 (1.63%) VPN
8 8 (1.63%) SMTP
9 7 (1.43%) VLAN
9 7 (1.43%) HTTP
10 6 (1.22%) UMTS
10 6 (1.22%) SSH
11 5 (1.02%) GSM
11 5 (1.02%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.82%) LAN
12 4 (0.82%) DHCP
12 4 (0.82%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.55%) Oracle Database
2 33 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.65%) PowerCenter
4 12 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (2.45%) MySQL
4 12 (2.45%) DB2
4 12 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.02%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (1.02%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Subversion
2 8 (1.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.82%) MSBuild
4 4 (0.82%) Introscope
4 4 (0.82%) Toad
4 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.61%) WebLOAD
5 3 (0.61%) MSI
5 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.41%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.41%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.20%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
General
1 72 (14.69%) Finance
2 51 (10.41%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.04%) Legal
5 9 (1.84%) Marketing
6 7 (1.43%) Retail
7 6 (1.22%) Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 3 (0.61%) Publishing
9 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.67%) .NET
2 17 (3.47%) Web Services
3 13 (2.65%) Middleware
4 9 (1.84%) .NET Framework
4 9 (1.84%) J2EE
4 9 (1.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (1.63%) XML
6 7 (1.43%) TIBCO EMS
6 7 (1.43%) HTML
7 6 (1.22%) Regular Expression
7 6 (1.22%) WSGI
8 4 (0.82%) EJB
9 3 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.61%) Mason
9 3 (0.61%) CSS
10 2 (0.41%) Flash
10 2 (0.41%) JDBC
10 2 (0.41%) SOAP
10 2 (0.41%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.53%) Clustering
2 25 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.24%) Replication
4 8 (1.63%) Statistics
5 7 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.22%) Wiki
7 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.82%) FlexPod
8 4 (0.82%) HACMP
8 4 (0.82%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.82%) CMDB
9 3 (0.61%) iSeries
10 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.41%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.41%) Open Source
10 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.41%) New Media
10 2 (0.41%) PKI
10 2 (0.41%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 139 (28.37%) Windows
2 128 (26.12%) Linux
3 83 (16.94%) UNIX
4 49 (10.00%) Solaris
5 47 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (7.14%) AIX
8 31 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (4.49%) CentOS
11 9 (1.84%) Fedora
12 5 (1.02%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.82%) Debian
13 4 (0.82%) zOS
13 4 (0.82%) HPUX
13 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.61%) SUSE
15 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (8.57%) Migration
3 31 (6.33%) ITIL
4 29 (5.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 22 (4.49%) Configuration Management
6 21 (4.29%) Incident Management
7 19 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (3.88%) CRM
8 17 (3.47%) Capacity Management
9 16 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (3.06%) Time Management
10 15 (3.06%) Project Management
11 14 (2.86%) Service Delivery
12 13 (2.65%) High Availability
12 13 (2.65%) Change Management
12 13 (2.65%) DevOps
13 11 (2.24%) Data Entry
14 10 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (1.84%) Data Analysis
15 9 (1.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (16.33%) SQL
2 41 (8.37%) Shell Script
3 38 (7.76%) Bash Shell
4 35 (7.14%) Python
5 34 (6.94%) Java
6 24 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.29%) Perl
8 15 (3.06%) VB
9 12 (2.45%) Korn
10 9 (1.84%) PHP
10 9 (1.84%) C
11 7 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.22%) C#
13 5 (1.02%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.82%) VBScript
14 4 (0.82%) C++
14 4 (0.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (0.61%) Ruby
15 3 (0.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 38 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.51%) Degree
3 26 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.22%) RHCT
6 5 (1.02%) RHCE
7 4 (0.82%) HND
7 4 (0.82%) CCNA
7 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.61%) SCSA
8 3 (0.61%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.61%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) MCTS
9 1 (0.20%) MCITP
9 1 (0.20%) CCENT
9 1 (0.20%) MCSE
9 1 (0.20%) MCSA
9 1 (0.20%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.65%) SLA
2 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (2.24%) ISA Server
5 9 (1.84%) NFS
6 6 (1.22%) KVM
6 6 (1.22%) Shibboleth
7 5 (1.02%) vSphere
7 5 (1.02%) Postfix
7 5 (1.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (1.02%) Veritas File System
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.82%) qmail
9 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.61%) SpamAssassin
9 3 (0.61%) XenApp
9 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (5.31%) Puppet
2 23 (4.69%) SCOM
3 19 (3.88%) SCSM
4 18 (3.67%) SCOrch
5 14 (2.86%) Nagios
6 10 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.22%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.02%) HP SIM
9 5 (1.02%) SCCM
9 5 (1.02%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.02%) SELinux
10 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.82%) vMotion
10 4 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.82%) CA Wily
11 3 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.61%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 117 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 82 (16.73%) Oracle
3 57 (11.63%) Red Hat
4 40 (8.16%) VMware
5 21 (4.29%) IBM
5 21 (4.29%) EMC
6 20 (4.08%) SAP
7 19 (3.88%) HP
8 18 (3.67%) Sun
9 17 (3.47%) Remedy
10 16 (3.27%) Veritas
10 16 (3.27%) Informatica
11 12 (2.45%) Cisco
12 11 (2.24%) NetApp
12 11 (2.24%) TIBCO
13 10 (2.04%) Symantec
14 9 (1.84%) Citrix
15 8 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (1.22%) Mapinfo
16 6 (1.22%) BMC
Oxfordshire
Cognitive Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + n/a
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + TBA
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £7.80 - £8.0 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: £370 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £125 - £130 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Mason Frank
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 25 days ago