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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 65 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 249 244 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.70% 2.81% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.02% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 122 135
Average daily rate
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£300 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 40
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £19.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
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
8494 8070 9191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.98% 92.81% 91.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4718 4308 4282
Average daily rate £355 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 440 496 606
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +14 70 £301 -10.20% 21
Berkshire +8 56 £200 -12.08% 9
Surrey -8 43 £325 -16.12% 16
Buckinghamshire -16 41 £210 -12.50% 6
West Sussex +8 8 £290 +141.66% 1
Kent -3 7 £275 -31.25% 2
Oxfordshire -19 6 £175 -36.36% 7
East Sussex -11 3 £225 -28.00% 5
Thames Valley - 1 £325 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 134 (26.96%) Windows
2 127 (25.55%) Microsoft
3 109 (21.93%) MS Excel
4 84 (16.90%) SQL
5 78 (15.69%) Linux
6 69 (13.88%) UNIX
6 69 (13.88%) SQL Server
7 67 (13.48%) Oracle
8 65 (13.08%) Active Directory
8 65 (13.08%) Finance
9 64 (12.88%) MS Office
10 63 (12.68%) VMware
11 56 (11.27%) SharePoint
12 48 (9.66%) ITIL
13 47 (9.46%) Security Cleared
14 45 (9.05%) Telecoms
14 45 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 36 (7.24%) HP
17 35 (7.04%) SAN
18 33 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 33 (6.64%) Project Management
18 33 (6.64%) Clustering
19 32 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
20 31 (6.24%) Degree
20 31 (6.24%) IBM
21 30 (6.04%) SC Cleared
21 30 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 29 (5.84%) Red Hat
23 28 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 56 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.03%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.03%) IIS
3 24 (4.83%) Apache
4 19 (3.82%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
7 10 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.61%) IBM Notes
9 8 (1.61%) Liferay
10 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.41%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.80%) FileNet
Applications
1 109 (21.93%) MS Excel
2 64 (12.88%) MS Office
3 28 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (4.02%) MS Project
5 16 (3.22%) MS Visio
6 10 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (1.01%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) BPCS
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.60%) AWD
3 3 (0.60%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.40%) Staffware
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.01%) Force.com
1 5 (1.01%) SaaS
2 4 (0.80%) Taleo
2 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.04%) SAN
2 20 (4.02%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.82%) Internet
3 19 (3.82%) Firewall
4 17 (3.42%) HTTP
5 16 (3.22%) DNS
5 16 (3.22%) SSL
6 15 (3.02%) LAN
7 13 (2.62%) SMTP
8 12 (2.41%) WAN
8 12 (2.41%) Intranet
8 12 (2.41%) NAS
9 10 (2.01%) DHCP
9 10 (2.01%) FTP
9 10 (2.01%) HTTPS
10 8 (1.61%) SSH
11 7 (1.41%) VPN
12 5 (1.01%) DMZ
13 4 (0.80%) VoIP
13 4 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.82%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (3.02%) DB2
6 13 (2.62%) MySQL
6 13 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.81%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.40%) FileMaker
15 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.01%) Introscope
2 5 (1.01%) Subversion
2 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (0.80%) Toad
3 4 (0.80%) Maven
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.60%) Ant
4 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.20%) Trac
6 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 65 (13.08%) Finance
2 45 (9.05%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.22%) Marketing
4 11 (2.21%) Banking
5 10 (2.01%) Retail
5 10 (2.01%) Legal
6 6 (1.21%) Billing
6 6 (1.21%) Back Office
7 5 (1.01%) Publishing
8 3 (0.60%) Automotive
8 3 (0.60%) Law
8 3 (0.60%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.40%) Electronics
9 2 (0.40%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.82%) .NET
2 14 (2.82%) HTML
3 9 (1.81%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.81%) CSS
3 9 (1.81%) Mason
4 8 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (1.61%) J2EE
5 7 (1.41%) Web Services
6 6 (1.21%) JDBC
7 5 (1.01%) SOAP
7 5 (1.01%) WSH
7 5 (1.01%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.01%) Middleware
7 5 (1.01%) JNDI
8 4 (0.80%) Visualforce
8 4 (0.80%) WebCenter
9 3 (0.60%) LAMP
9 3 (0.60%) XHTML
9 3 (0.60%) XML
9 3 (0.60%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.64%) Clustering
3 17 (3.42%) Replication
4 8 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 8 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.41%) Statistics
5 7 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.01%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.80%) AS400
7 4 (0.80%) iSeries
7 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.80%) User Experience
8 3 (0.60%) Contract for Difference
8 3 (0.60%) EMC Centera
8 3 (0.60%) NHS
9 2 (0.40%) EPoS
9 2 (0.40%) DTV
9 2 (0.40%) PKI
9 2 (0.40%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 134 (26.96%) Windows
2 78 (15.69%) Linux
3 69 (13.88%) UNIX
4 42 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (5.03%) Solaris
8 20 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (3.82%) AIX
10 15 (3.02%) Windows 7
11 11 (2.21%) Windows 2000
12 9 (1.81%) HPUX
13 6 (1.21%) Windows NT
14 5 (1.01%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.60%) SUSE
16 2 (0.40%) Debian
16 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.40%) CentOS
17 1 (0.20%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (9.66%) ITIL
2 33 (6.64%) Project Management
3 23 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (3.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 19 (3.82%) PRINCE2
4 19 (3.82%) Migration
5 17 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (3.42%) Capacity Management
6 16 (3.22%) Change Management
7 15 (3.02%) CRM
7 15 (3.02%) Performance Analysis
8 14 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (2.82%) Content Management
8 14 (2.82%) Incident Management
9 13 (2.62%) Workflow
9 13 (2.62%) Programme Management
10 12 (2.41%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (2.21%) Asset Management
11 11 (2.21%) E-Commerce
12 10 (2.01%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.90%) SQL
2 25 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 23 (4.63%) Shell Script
4 22 (4.43%) Java
5 18 (3.62%) Bash Shell
6 16 (3.22%) Korn
7 15 (3.02%) VB
8 13 (2.62%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.41%) C#
10 11 (2.21%) PHP
10 11 (2.21%) Python
11 9 (1.81%) VBScript
12 7 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.21%) C
13 6 (1.21%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.21%) Perl
13 6 (1.21%) Jython
14 5 (1.01%) AWK
15 4 (0.80%) sed
15 4 (0.80%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 47 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.24%) Degree
3 30 (6.04%) SC Cleared
4 26 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.42%) MCSE
6 12 (2.41%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.21%) MCSA
10 5 (1.01%) HND
10 5 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.80%) CCNA
12 3 (0.60%) CCNP
12 3 (0.60%) MCP
12 3 (0.60%) RHCE
13 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.40%) CCSP
13 2 (0.40%) CCDP
13 2 (0.40%) CCSA
13 2 (0.40%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.63%) SLA
2 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) BS25999
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 65 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.62%) vSphere
4 12 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (2.01%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.01%) NFS
7 5 (1.01%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.01%) XenApp
8 4 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.80%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.60%) vCloud
9 3 (0.60%) Docker
10 2 (0.40%) Postfix
10 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.40%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (4.43%) SCOM
2 18 (3.62%) SCCM
3 16 (3.22%) HP SIM
3 16 (3.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (2.21%) ARCserve
5 10 (2.01%) CA Wily
6 9 (1.81%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (1.81%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (1.81%) SCSM
7 8 (1.61%) Tivoli
7 8 (1.61%) SAP Afaria
8 6 (1.21%) SCOrch
8 6 (1.21%) WSUS
8 6 (1.21%) MOM
9 5 (1.01%) BladeLogic
9 5 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.80%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.80%) Puppet
10 4 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 127 (25.55%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.48%) Oracle
3 63 (12.68%) VMware
4 36 (7.24%) HP
5 31 (6.24%) IBM
6 29 (5.84%) Red Hat
7 24 (4.83%) Citrix
8 19 (3.82%) Cisco
8 19 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (3.62%) Symantec
10 17 (3.42%) EMC
11 12 (2.41%) CA
11 12 (2.41%) Altiris
12 10 (2.01%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.01%) Lotus
13 9 (1.81%) Sophos
13 9 (1.81%) 3PAR
14 8 (1.61%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.61%) Remedy
14 8 (1.61%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £160 - £185 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 16 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Cititec
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
@ITS
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Isle of Wight
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £59 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £330.00 - £358.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Direct Advertiser
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Farnborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago