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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 71 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 251 259 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.63% 2.82% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 3.07% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 133 98
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £149 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.34% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 29
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% -17.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.68 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.46 £19.43 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +14.86%
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
8806 8448 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.37% 91.86% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5200 4616 4096
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £205
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 408 400 542
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Hampshire -15 58 £340 +9.51% 17
Buckinghamshire +7 54 £325 +18.18% 4
Surrey +19 52 £350 +27.27% 10
Berkshire -12 40 £209 -2.90% 19
Oxfordshire -16 22 £380 +4.82% 6
West Sussex -4 11 £325 +12.06% 4
East Sussex -4 9 £425 +41.66% 1
Middlesex +8 6 £338 -
Kent -12 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 163 (31.53%) Windows
2 142 (27.47%) Linux
3 114 (22.05%) Microsoft
4 108 (20.89%) SQL
5 91 (17.60%) Oracle
6 83 (16.05%) UNIX
7 81 (15.67%) Finance
8 71 (13.73%) VMware
9 70 (13.54%) MS Excel
10 65 (12.57%) Red Hat
11 60 (11.61%) Active Directory
11 60 (11.61%) Performance Tuning
12 59 (11.41%) SQL Server
13 52 (10.06%) Telecoms
13 52 (10.06%) Data Centre
14 51 (9.86%) Shell Script
15 50 (9.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 47 (9.09%) SAN
17 46 (8.90%) Migration
17 46 (8.90%) PowerShell
18 45 (8.70%) Solaris
19 42 (8.12%) Windows Server 2008
20 41 (7.93%) SharePoint
21 40 (7.74%) Python
21 40 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
22 39 (7.54%) Oracle Database
23 38 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
23 38 (7.35%) AIX
24 36 (6.96%) Clustering
24 36 (6.96%) Bash Shell

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (7.93%) SharePoint
2 28 (5.42%) IIS
3 19 (3.68%) Apache
4 15 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (2.51%) MS Exchange
7 12 (2.32%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.32%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.55%) SAS
10 7 (1.35%) JBoss
10 7 (1.35%) Documentum
10 7 (1.35%) Lync
11 5 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.77%) Oracle 10gAS
13 3 (0.58%) TPMS
Applications
1 70 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (6.58%) MS Office
4 14 (2.71%) MS Project
5 8 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.19%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 15 (2.90%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (1.16%) Maximo
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) assyst
6 1 (0.19%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.19%) Staffware
6 1 (0.19%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.93%) Office 365
2 7 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.97%) SaaS
3 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.39%) Yammer
4 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.09%) SAN
2 30 (5.80%) DNS
3 24 (4.64%) Firewall
4 20 (3.87%) NAS
5 15 (2.90%) VPN
6 14 (2.71%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.13%) Intranet
7 11 (2.13%) LDAP
8 9 (1.74%) DHCP
8 9 (1.74%) SSL
9 6 (1.16%) SSH
9 6 (1.16%) SMTP
9 6 (1.16%) HTTP
9 6 (1.16%) UMTS
10 5 (0.97%) GSM
10 5 (0.97%) Internet
10 5 (0.97%) FTP
10 5 (0.97%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.97%) VLAN
10 5 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.54%) Oracle Database
3 20 (3.87%) PowerCenter
4 19 (3.68%) DB2
5 18 (3.48%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (2.32%) MySQL
11 11 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (2.13%) Big Data
12 10 (1.93%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.74%) DB2 UDB
13 9 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.74%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (1.16%) SSDT
16 5 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (2.90%) MSBuild
1 15 (2.90%) Git (software)
1 15 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (1.74%) Subversion
4 8 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.16%) WinDbg
5 6 (1.16%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.77%) Introscope
7 3 (0.58%) Maven
7 3 (0.58%) Toad
7 3 (0.58%) MSI
8 2 (0.39%) RSpec
9 1 (0.19%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.19%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.19%) WebLOAD
General
1 81 (15.67%) Finance
2 52 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.32%) Retail
4 11 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.93%) Banking
6 9 (1.74%) Marketing
6 9 (1.74%) Legal
7 5 (0.97%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.77%) Back Office
9 3 (0.58%) Electronics
9 3 (0.58%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.26%) .NET
2 14 (2.71%) Web Services
3 10 (1.93%) Middleware
3 10 (1.93%) TIBCO EMS
4 8 (1.55%) HTML
5 7 (1.35%) J2EE
6 6 (1.16%) CSS
6 6 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (1.16%) XML
7 4 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.77%) HTML5
7 4 (0.77%) CSS3
8 3 (0.58%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.58%) Visualforce
8 3 (0.58%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.58%) EJB
9 2 (0.39%) JDBC
9 2 (0.39%) SOAP
9 2 (0.39%) JNDI
10 1 (0.19%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.06%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.96%) Clustering
3 16 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.71%) Replication
5 9 (1.74%) Statistics
6 8 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.55%) EMC VMAX
7 7 (1.35%) FlexPod
7 7 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.16%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.97%) EPoS
10 3 (0.58%) HACMP
10 3 (0.58%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.39%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.39%) EMC VNXe
11 2 (0.39%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.39%) NHS
11 2 (0.39%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 163 (31.53%) Windows
2 142 (27.47%) Linux
3 83 (16.05%) UNIX
4 50 (9.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (8.70%) Solaris
6 42 (8.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (7.35%) AIX
8 36 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (3.68%) CentOS
11 17 (3.29%) Windows 7
12 11 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.93%) HPUX
14 9 (1.74%) Fedora
15 8 (1.55%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.16%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.97%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.77%) Debian
19 3 (0.58%) VMS
20 2 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (11.61%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (8.90%) Migration
3 35 (6.77%) Performance Monitoring
4 30 (5.80%) ITIL
5 28 (5.42%) Capacity Planning
6 25 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 25 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (4.45%) High Availability
8 22 (4.26%) Configuration Management
9 18 (3.48%) Capacity Management
10 16 (3.09%) Change Management
11 14 (2.71%) Problem Management
11 14 (2.71%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (2.71%) Time Management
12 13 (2.51%) Service Delivery
12 13 (2.51%) Project Management
12 13 (2.51%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (2.32%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (2.32%) Web Development
14 11 (2.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 108 (20.89%) SQL
2 51 (9.86%) Shell Script
3 46 (8.90%) PowerShell
4 40 (7.74%) Python
5 36 (6.96%) Bash Shell
6 31 (6.00%) Java
7 25 (4.84%) Perl
8 19 (3.68%) C#
9 18 (3.48%) Korn
10 14 (2.71%) VB
11 12 (2.32%) C++
12 11 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.74%) Ruby
14 8 (1.55%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.35%) C
15 7 (1.35%) JavaScript
16 6 (1.16%) C++/CLI
17 4 (0.77%) VBScript
18 3 (0.58%) Jython
18 3 (0.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 31 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.06%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.48%) Degree
4 14 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.93%) CCNA
7 7 (1.35%) RHCE
8 6 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.39%) MCP
10 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.19%) MCTS
11 1 (0.19%) MCITP
11 1 (0.19%) CISSP
11 1 (0.19%) CCENT
11 1 (0.19%) HND
11 1 (0.19%) MCSE
11 1 (0.19%) MCSA
11 1 (0.19%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.29%) SLA
2 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) QA
4 1 (0.19%) BS25999
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (11.61%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.51%) vSphere
4 12 (2.32%) XenApp
5 11 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (1.93%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.55%) NFS
8 7 (1.35%) Postfix
9 6 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (1.16%) KVM
9 6 (1.16%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (0.97%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.97%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.97%) Veritas File System
11 4 (0.77%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.77%) qmail
11 4 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (4.26%) SCOM
2 21 (4.06%) Puppet
3 17 (3.29%) SCCM
3 17 (3.29%) SCOrch
3 17 (3.29%) SCSM
4 11 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 11 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (1.74%) Tivoli
5 9 (1.74%) Nagios
6 8 (1.55%) EMC VPLEX
7 7 (1.35%) SELinux
8 5 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.97%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (0.77%) WSUS
9 4 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.77%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.58%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 114 (22.05%) Microsoft
2 91 (17.60%) Oracle
3 71 (13.73%) VMware
4 65 (12.57%) Red Hat
5 26 (5.03%) Cisco
6 24 (4.64%) Informatica
7 22 (4.26%) HP
7 22 (4.26%) EMC
8 21 (4.06%) Citrix
9 19 (3.68%) SAP
10 16 (3.09%) IBM
10 16 (3.09%) Veritas
11 15 (2.90%) TIBCO
11 15 (2.90%) Sun
11 15 (2.90%) Remedy
12 13 (2.51%) Symantec
13 12 (2.32%) NetApp
14 9 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.55%) Juniper
16 7 (1.35%) CheckPoint
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Graham Matthews
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £17.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey
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Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Rate: Competitive
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