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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 78 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 222 210 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.59% 2.23% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.38% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 99 82
Average daily rate £330 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £405 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £40.30 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
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
8084 8833 7889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.18% 93.80% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4897 4752 4106
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 432 465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 64 £330 -5.71% 17
Berkshire +2 54 £350 +1.37% 20
Hampshire +35 51 £325 +8.18% 16
Buckinghamshire 0 23 £325 +132.14% 5
West Sussex +11 10 £345 -6.75% 3
Oxfordshire -16 6 £313 +13.63% 5
Kent -5 5 £400 +45.45% 5
East Sussex +6 4 £333 - 2
Middlesex +1 3 £350 +25.00% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 165 (35.56%) Linux
2 113 (24.35%) Unix
3 102 (21.98%) Finance
4 98 (21.12%) Windows
5 91 (19.61%) Red Hat
6 84 (18.10%) Oracle
7 75 (16.16%) Microsoft
8 68 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 60 (12.93%) SQL
10 58 (12.50%) SAN
11 52 (11.21%) Active Directory
12 50 (10.78%) MS Excel
13 49 (10.56%) Security Cleared
14 47 (10.13%) VMware
14 47 (10.13%) Solaris
14 47 (10.13%) SQL Server
15 44 (9.48%) Windows Server
16 41 (8.84%) SAP
17 40 (8.62%) High Availability
18 39 (8.41%) MS Office
18 39 (8.41%) Clustering
18 39 (8.41%) Firewall
19 37 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
19 37 (7.97%) Data Centre
20 36 (7.76%) Migration
20 36 (7.76%) Telecoms
20 36 (7.76%) AIX
20 36 (7.76%) HTTP
20 36 (7.76%) DNS
20 36 (7.76%) Puppet

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 25 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.31%) Apache
2 20 (4.31%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.02%) IIS
4 13 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (1.94%) CMS
5 9 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.72%) SAS
7 7 (1.51%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.29%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.08%) JBoss
9 5 (1.08%) Liferay
9 5 (1.08%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.43%) Confluence
10 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 39 (8.41%) MS Office
3 17 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.59%) MS Project
5 8 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.29%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.86%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (1.08%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.86%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.65%) HFM
5 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) assyst
6 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.72%) Office 365
4 5 (1.08%) SaaS
4 5 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.65%) Yammer
6 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.43%) IaaS
6 2 (0.43%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.43%) Veeva
6 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.50%) SAN
2 39 (8.41%) Firewall
3 36 (7.76%) DNS
3 36 (7.76%) HTTP
4 34 (7.33%) TCP/IP
5 27 (5.82%) DHCP
6 24 (5.17%) LDAP
7 22 (4.74%) NAS
8 18 (3.88%) SSH
9 15 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
9 15 (3.23%) SSL
10 14 (3.02%) LAN
10 14 (3.02%) WAN
11 10 (2.16%) Internet
11 10 (2.16%) Intranet
12 9 (1.94%) FTP
12 9 (1.94%) iSCSI
13 8 (1.72%) VLAN
14 7 (1.51%) SMTP
15 6 (1.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.25%) DB2
3 19 (4.09%) Hadoop
3 19 (4.09%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.66%) PowerCenter
4 17 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.45%) MySQL
6 13 (2.80%) Neo4j
7 12 (2.59%) VLDB
8 11 (2.37%) IBM InfoSphere
8 11 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.94%) OLTP
10 9 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.29%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (1.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.08%) HBase
12 5 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.37%) ClearCase
3 11 (2.37%) ClearQuest
4 10 (2.16%) Introscope
4 10 (2.16%) RSpec
5 7 (1.51%) Subversion
6 6 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.08%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.08%) WiX
8 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.43%) GitLab
10 2 (0.43%) JIRA
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.22%) Maven
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
General
1 102 (21.98%) Finance
2 36 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.09%) Marketing
4 15 (3.23%) Banking
5 12 (2.59%) Back Office
6 10 (2.16%) Billing
7 8 (1.72%) Legal
8 6 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.86%) Electronics
10 4 (0.86%) Military
10 4 (0.86%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.65%) Local Government
11 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.43%) Retail
13 1 (0.22%) Law
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.39%) Web Services
2 18 (3.88%) Middleware
3 16 (3.45%) XML
4 15 (3.23%) HTML
5 14 (3.02%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (2.80%) .NET
6 13 (2.80%) J2EE
7 12 (2.59%) JDBC
7 12 (2.59%) JNDI
7 12 (2.59%) SOAP
8 8 (1.72%) CSS
9 6 (1.29%) SAP XI
10 5 (1.08%) HTML5
10 5 (1.08%) Mason
10 5 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
11 4 (0.86%) jQuery
12 2 (0.43%) MCollective
12 2 (0.43%) PostGIS
12 2 (0.43%) Sensu
12 2 (0.43%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.41%) Clustering
2 37 (7.97%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.88%) HACMP
6 11 (2.37%) EMC VMAX
6 11 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.72%) EMC VNX
8 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.29%) Replication
10 5 (1.08%) Wiki
11 4 (0.86%) Learning Management System
11 4 (0.86%) Social Media
11 4 (0.86%) Symmetrix DMX
12 3 (0.65%) CMDB
12 3 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.43%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 165 (35.56%) Linux
2 113 (24.35%) Unix
3 98 (21.12%) Windows
4 68 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (10.13%) Solaris
6 44 (9.48%) Windows Server
7 36 (7.76%) AIX
8 24 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (2.80%) CentOS
12 7 (1.51%) HPUX
12 7 (1.51%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.29%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.86%) SUSE
15 4 (0.86%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (8.62%) High Availability
2 37 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (7.76%) Migration
4 26 (5.60%) ITIL
4 26 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (4.09%) DevOps
7 18 (3.88%) Configuration Management
8 17 (3.66%) CRM
9 16 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (3.23%) Change Management
10 15 (3.23%) Project Management
11 12 (2.59%) Workflow
12 11 (2.37%) Open Source
13 10 (2.16%) Change Data Capture
13 10 (2.16%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (2.16%) Garbage Collection
13 10 (2.16%) Incident Management
13 10 (2.16%) Time Management
14 9 (1.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.93%) SQL
2 35 (7.54%) Bash Shell
3 33 (7.11%) Python
4 32 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 30 (6.47%) Perl
6 29 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 25 (5.39%) Korn
8 24 (5.17%) Ruby
9 22 (4.74%) Java
10 16 (3.45%) C#
11 12 (2.59%) JavaScript
11 12 (2.59%) Jython
12 10 (2.16%) PHP
13 9 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.51%) VBScript
15 6 (1.29%) C
16 4 (0.86%) AWK
17 3 (0.65%) C++
17 3 (0.65%) sed
18 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 33 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.25%) Degree
4 15 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.29%) MCITP
7 5 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.08%) LPIC
7 5 (1.08%) RHCT
8 4 (0.86%) MCAD
8 4 (0.86%) MCSD
8 4 (0.86%) MCTS
9 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.65%) HND
9 3 (0.65%) MCSA
9 3 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.96%) SLA
2 4 (0.86%) QA
3 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (11.21%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (4.31%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.59%) vSphere
6 9 (1.94%) NFS
6 9 (1.94%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.72%) GlusterFS
7 8 (1.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (1.29%) RHEV
9 5 (1.08%) Veritas File System
10 4 (0.86%) KVM
11 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.43%) iptables
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.43%) Squid
12 2 (0.43%) XenApp
13 1 (0.22%) Btrfs
13 1 (0.22%) Docker
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 36 (7.76%) Puppet
2 23 (4.96%) NetBackup
3 14 (3.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 13 (2.80%) Oracle ZFS
5 12 (2.59%) CA Wily
5 12 (2.59%) Nagios
5 12 (2.59%) SCCM
5 12 (2.59%) SCOM
6 11 (2.37%) Ansible
7 8 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (1.29%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.29%) Windows Intune
10 5 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.86%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.65%) logstash
13 2 (0.43%) Graphite
13 2 (0.43%) Simpana
Vendors
1 91 (19.61%) Red Hat
2 84 (18.10%) Oracle
3 75 (16.16%) Microsoft
4 47 (10.13%) VMware
5 41 (8.84%) SAP
6 33 (7.11%) EMC
7 30 (6.47%) IBM
7 30 (6.47%) Sun
8 28 (6.03%) Veritas
9 25 (5.39%) Brocade
10 17 (3.66%) Informatica
11 15 (3.23%) Remedy
12 13 (2.80%) Citrix
13 12 (2.59%) HP
13 12 (2.59%) StorageTek
14 11 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (2.37%) Symantec
15 10 (2.16%) Cisco
16 9 (1.94%) BMC
17 8 (1.72%) NetApp
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