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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 74 74 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 210 184 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.25% 2.21% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.42% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 75 128
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£310 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £127 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 43
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £11.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £30.90 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -1.75%
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
8534 7613 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.48% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 3962 3299
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 449 609
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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
Berkshire +17 58 £344 +24.52% 18
Surrey +10 38 £350 +71.77% 6
Buckinghamshire -4 36 £145 -42.00% 8
Hampshire -54 28 £301 -15.26% 18
Oxfordshire +2 25 £275 -21.42% 7
West Sussex -12 7 £340 +13.33% 5
East Sussex -6 5 - - 1
Kent -8 4 £275 - 3
Middlesex -4 1 £280 -41.05% 3
Sussex - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 126 (28.13%) Windows
2 124 (27.68%) Microsoft
3 95 (21.21%) MS Excel
4 80 (17.86%) Linux
5 73 (16.29%) MS Office
6 72 (16.07%) UNIX
7 64 (14.29%) Finance
8 61 (13.62%) SharePoint
9 58 (12.95%) VMware
10 55 (12.28%) Active Directory
11 51 (11.38%) SQL
12 49 (10.94%) Telecoms
12 49 (10.94%) Security Cleared
13 48 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 44 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 44 (9.82%) Oracle
15 40 (8.93%) SAN
16 37 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (8.04%) ITIL
17 36 (8.04%) SC Cleared
18 35 (7.81%) Degree
18 35 (7.81%) SQL Server
19 34 (7.59%) Red Hat
19 34 (7.59%) IBM
20 32 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 31 (6.92%) Migration
22 30 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (6.70%) Citrix
23 29 (6.47%) SLA
23 29 (6.47%) IIS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (13.62%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.47%) IIS
3 25 (5.58%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (5.36%) Apache
5 22 (4.91%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 12 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.79%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.56%) CMS
10 6 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.34%) uWSGI
11 5 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 95 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 73 (16.29%) MS Office
3 25 (5.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.79%) MS Project
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.45%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.12%) SaaS
2 2 (0.45%) Force.com
2 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.93%) SAN
2 23 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.57%) DNS
4 15 (3.35%) NAS
4 15 (3.35%) LAN
4 15 (3.35%) SMTP
5 13 (2.90%) SSL
5 13 (2.90%) WAN
6 12 (2.68%) FTP
7 10 (2.23%) Firewall
7 10 (2.23%) Internet
8 9 (2.01%) Intranet
9 8 (1.79%) DHCP
9 8 (1.79%) VPN
9 8 (1.79%) LDAP
9 8 (1.79%) VLAN
10 5 (1.12%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.89%) Broadband
11 4 (0.89%) SSH
11 4 (0.89%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.35%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.46%) MySQL
6 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (1.56%) DB2
7 7 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.45%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.45%) OLTP
11 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (2.68%) Subversion
2 9 (2.01%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.01%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.89%) Toad
5 3 (0.67%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.45%) WebLOAD
7 1 (0.22%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
General
1 64 (14.29%) Finance
2 49 (10.94%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.23%) Legal
4 9 (2.01%) Banking
4 9 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.79%) Law
5 8 (1.79%) Marketing
6 6 (1.34%) Retail
7 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.67%) Back Office
7 3 (0.67%) Automotive
7 3 (0.67%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Publishing
8 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.13%) .NET
2 15 (3.35%) Middleware
3 14 (3.13%) HTML
4 11 (2.46%) Web Services
5 9 (2.01%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.79%) CSS
7 7 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (1.34%) Regular Expression
8 6 (1.34%) Mason
8 6 (1.34%) WSGI
9 5 (1.12%) XML
10 4 (0.89%) J2EE
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.67%) Flash
11 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.67%) EJB
12 2 (0.45%) XSL
12 2 (0.45%) XHTML
12 2 (0.45%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.47%) Clustering
3 11 (2.46%) Replication
4 10 (2.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.56%) iSeries
5 7 (1.56%) Statistics
5 7 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.34%) Wiki
6 6 (1.34%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.12%) CMDB
8 4 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.67%) New Media
9 3 (0.67%) Contract for Difference
10 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.45%) HACMP
10 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.45%) iPad
10 2 (0.45%) Open Source
10 2 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 126 (28.13%) Windows
2 80 (17.86%) Linux
3 72 (16.07%) UNIX
4 48 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (5.58%) Solaris
9 14 (3.13%) AIX
9 14 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (2.46%) Windows 2000
11 10 (2.23%) HPUX
11 10 (2.23%) Windows NT
11 10 (2.23%) CentOS
12 8 (1.79%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.12%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.89%) SUSE
14 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.89%) zOS
15 2 (0.45%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (8.04%) ITIL
2 31 (6.92%) Migration
3 26 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (4.46%) Configuration Management
6 19 (4.24%) Change Management
6 19 (4.24%) Project Management
7 18 (4.02%) CRM
8 17 (3.79%) Incident Management
9 15 (3.35%) Capacity Management
9 15 (3.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (3.13%) Workflow
11 10 (2.23%) Data Entry
11 10 (2.23%) Time Management
11 10 (2.23%) Mentoring
12 9 (2.01%) Asset Management
12 9 (2.01%) Content Management
12 9 (2.01%) Service Management
13 8 (1.79%) Programme Management
13 8 (1.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.38%) SQL
2 25 (5.58%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.24%) Shell Script
4 17 (3.79%) Bash Shell
5 16 (3.57%) Python
6 13 (2.90%) Java
6 13 (2.90%) Perl
7 11 (2.46%) PHP
8 10 (2.23%) C#
9 8 (1.79%) C
10 7 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.34%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.34%) VB
11 6 (1.34%) Korn
12 4 (0.89%) AWK
12 4 (0.89%) VBScript
12 4 (0.89%) sed
13 3 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (0.67%) VBA
14 2 (0.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 49 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 36 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.81%) Degree
4 30 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (5.58%) MCSE
6 8 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.34%) HND
7 6 (1.34%) RHCT
8 4 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.89%) MCSA
8 4 (0.89%) MCP
9 3 (0.67%) SCSA
9 3 (0.67%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.45%) CCVP
10 2 (0.45%) CCNP
10 2 (0.45%) CCNA
10 2 (0.45%) CCDP
10 2 (0.45%) RHCE
10 2 (0.45%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.47%) SLA
2 7 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.89%) QA
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.02%) VMware ESX
4 13 (2.90%) ISA Server
5 11 (2.46%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (2.01%) vSphere
8 7 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.56%) NFS
9 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (1.34%) Shibboleth
10 5 (1.12%) Veritas File System
10 5 (1.12%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.67%) LXC
11 3 (0.67%) Docker
11 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.67%) XenApp
11 3 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 23 (5.13%) SCOM
2 16 (3.57%) ARCserve
3 14 (3.13%) SCSM
3 14 (3.13%) Puppet
4 13 (2.90%) HP SIM
5 12 (2.68%) SCOrch
6 10 (2.23%) NetBackup
6 10 (2.23%) BladeLogic
7 9 (2.01%) Nagios
8 7 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (1.34%) SCCM
10 5 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 5 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.67%) Ansible
12 3 (0.67%) logstash
12 3 (0.67%) HP UCMDB
12 3 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 124 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.95%) VMware
3 44 (9.82%) Oracle
4 34 (7.59%) Red Hat
4 34 (7.59%) IBM
5 30 (6.70%) Citrix
6 28 (6.25%) HP
7 23 (5.13%) SAP
8 20 (4.46%) Symantec
9 19 (4.24%) Remedy
10 18 (4.02%) CA
11 14 (3.13%) Cisco
12 12 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (2.68%) Veritas
13 11 (2.46%) EMC
14 9 (2.01%) 3PAR
14 9 (2.01%) Sun
14 9 (2.01%) Lotus
15 8 (1.79%) CommVault
15 8 (1.79%) Intel
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