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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 71 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 235 262 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.82% 2.65% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 2.80% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 136 133
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £128 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 22
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.94 £9.20 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.46 £21.50 £36.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -24.47%
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
7813 9355 8723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.76% 94.71% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4742 5626 4826
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 435 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 66 £300 +20.00% 13
Hampshire +2 47 £219 -23.91% 12
Surrey 0 39 £425 +30.76% 11
Buckinghamshire -8 25 £200 -46.12% 4
Oxfordshire 0 17 £400 +18.51% 5
West Sussex +5 14 £352 +7.48% 4
Middlesex +7 12 £450 +28.57% 1
Kent +10 6 £375 - 3
East Sussex +7 4 £275 -16.66% 5
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 186 (38.19%) Linux
2 98 (20.12%) VMware
3 96 (19.71%) Unix
4 84 (17.25%) Oracle
5 82 (16.84%) Finance
6 74 (15.20%) SQL
6 74 (15.20%) Windows
7 71 (14.58%) Puppet
8 67 (13.76%) MS Excel
9 65 (13.35%) Microsoft
10 64 (13.14%) Solaris
10 64 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 63 (12.94%) Python
12 61 (12.53%) ITIL
13 54 (11.09%) Java
13 54 (11.09%) DNS
13 54 (11.09%) Red Hat
14 52 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (10.47%) MySQL
16 48 (9.86%) Perl
17 46 (9.45%) LDAP
17 46 (9.45%) Change Management
18 45 (9.24%) HP
18 45 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
19 44 (9.03%) SAN
19 44 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
20 42 (8.62%) Security Cleared
21 40 (8.21%) Apache
21 40 (8.21%) Performance Monitoring
21 40 (8.21%) 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 40 (8.21%) Apache
2 25 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 22 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 20 (4.11%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.26%) CMS
7 10 (2.05%) Apache Pig
8 9 (1.85%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.64%) nginx
10 7 (1.44%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.44%) IIS
11 5 (1.03%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.03%) JBoss
11 5 (1.03%) SAS
11 5 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.03%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.82%) WordPress
13 3 (0.62%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 67 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.37%) MS Office
3 26 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.44%) MS Project
4 7 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.82%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.62%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.41%) HFM
4 1 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.21%) Maximo
4 1 (0.21%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.87%) Amazon S3
4 13 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.23%) Office 365
8 4 (0.82%) IaaS
8 4 (0.82%) PaaS
9 3 (0.62%) SaaS
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (11.09%) DNS
2 46 (9.45%) LDAP
3 44 (9.03%) SAN
4 25 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
5 22 (4.52%) SSL
6 21 (4.31%) Firewall
6 21 (4.31%) TCP/IP
7 18 (3.70%) Internet
7 18 (3.70%) WAN
8 17 (3.49%) DHCP
8 17 (3.49%) LAN
9 15 (3.08%) HTTP
10 12 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (2.46%) Kerberos
11 11 (2.26%) VPN
12 10 (2.05%) NAS
13 9 (1.85%) VoIP
14 5 (1.03%) FTP
14 5 (1.03%) PCoIP
14 5 (1.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.47%) MySQL
2 37 (7.60%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 18 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.46%) VLDB
6 11 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (2.26%) Apache Hive
6 11 (2.26%) Big Data
6 11 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.26%) OLTP
7 10 (2.05%) HBase
8 9 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.64%) Sqoop
10 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.03%) PowerCenter
12 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (4.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.87%) Subversion
3 9 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.62%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.41%) Introscope
6 2 (0.41%) JIRA
6 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.41%) NuGet
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.41%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.21%) Hudson
7 1 (0.21%) MSI
7 1 (0.21%) ProC
General
1 82 (16.84%) Finance
2 18 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.85%) Banking
3 9 (1.85%) Legal
3 9 (1.85%) Marketing
4 8 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.44%) Publishing
6 5 (1.03%) Electronics
7 3 (0.62%) Back Office
7 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.93%) Web Services
2 17 (3.49%) HTML
3 14 (2.87%) XML
4 12 (2.46%) CSS
4 12 (2.46%) Middleware
5 11 (2.26%) SOAP
6 10 (2.05%) REST
6 10 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (1.85%) J2EE
8 8 (1.64%) JDBC
8 8 (1.64%) JNDI
8 8 (1.64%) Kafka
8 8 (1.64%) LAMP
9 7 (1.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 5 (1.03%) .NET
10 5 (1.03%) Apache Tez
11 4 (0.82%) Castor
12 2 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.41%) Spring
12 2 (0.41%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.16%) Clustering
2 20 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 18 (3.70%) Replication
4 17 (3.49%) EMC VNX
5 16 (3.29%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
9 7 (1.44%) CMDB
10 6 (1.23%) AS400
10 6 (1.23%) Grid Computing
10 6 (1.23%) iSeries
11 5 (1.03%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.82%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.82%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.62%) Copywriting
13 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.62%) Statistics
14 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 186 (38.19%) Linux
2 96 (19.71%) Unix
3 74 (15.20%) Windows
4 64 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 64 (13.14%) Solaris
5 25 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 23 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (4.31%) AIX
8 11 (2.26%) CentOS
8 11 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (2.05%) HPUX
9 10 (2.05%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.03%) Debian
11 5 (1.03%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (12.53%) ITIL
2 46 (9.45%) Change Management
3 40 (8.21%) High Availability
3 40 (8.21%) Performance Monitoring
4 39 (8.01%) DevOps
5 33 (6.78%) Migration
6 32 (6.57%) Configuration Management
6 32 (6.57%) Incident Management
7 31 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (4.93%) Open Source
9 21 (4.31%) Project Management
10 19 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (3.08%) Workflow
12 14 (2.87%) Load Balancing
13 13 (2.67%) Service Delivery
14 12 (2.46%) Service Management
14 12 (2.46%) Time Management
15 11 (2.26%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (2.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.20%) SQL
2 63 (12.94%) Python
3 54 (11.09%) Java
4 48 (9.86%) Perl
5 37 (7.60%) Bash Shell
6 33 (6.78%) Ruby
7 27 (5.54%) Shell Script
8 20 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.70%) PHP
10 16 (3.29%) Korn
11 11 (2.26%) C
11 11 (2.26%) C++
11 11 (2.26%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.64%) Jython
13 6 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.82%) C#
15 4 (0.82%) VBScript
16 3 (0.62%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.41%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 42 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 35 (7.19%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.93%) Degree
4 17 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (3.29%) CCNP
6 12 (2.46%) DV Cleared
7 11 (2.26%) RHCSA
7 11 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.05%) CCNA
8 10 (2.05%) RHCE
9 9 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.64%) OCP
10 8 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (1.44%) CCVP
12 6 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.23%) MCSE
13 4 (0.82%) HND
14 3 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
15 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.52%) SLA
2 9 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 52 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (6.37%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 21 (4.31%) vSphere
5 15 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (2.87%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.26%) HDFS
8 10 (2.05%) GlusterFS
9 9 (1.85%) NFS
9 9 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (1.44%) XenApp
12 6 (1.23%) Postfix
13 5 (1.03%) Apache Flume
13 5 (1.03%) Samba
13 5 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 5 (1.03%) VMware Server
13 5 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.82%) Docker
15 3 (0.62%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 71 (14.58%) Puppet
2 44 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (6.78%) Ansible
4 31 (6.37%) NetBackup
5 19 (3.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 16 (3.29%) Oracle ZFS
7 15 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
8 13 (2.67%) Nagios
9 11 (2.26%) HP Data Protector
10 10 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
11 9 (1.85%) Ambari
11 9 (1.85%) SCCM
12 8 (1.64%) CA Wily
12 8 (1.64%) Data Guard
12 8 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (1.64%) Oozie
12 8 (1.64%) SCOM
13 6 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 5 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
15 4 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 98 (20.12%) VMware
2 84 (17.25%) Oracle
3 65 (13.35%) Microsoft
4 54 (11.09%) Red Hat
5 45 (9.24%) HP
6 35 (7.19%) EMC
7 32 (6.57%) Cisco
8 29 (5.95%) Veritas
9 27 (5.54%) IBM
10 26 (5.34%) SAP
11 24 (4.93%) Brocade
12 20 (4.11%) Sun
13 17 (3.49%) StorageTek
14 15 (3.08%) ServiceNow
15 10 (2.05%) 3PAR
15 10 (2.05%) CA
15 10 (2.05%) Remedy
15 10 (2.05%) Symantec
16 9 (1.85%) Citrix
17 8 (1.64%) NetApp
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