The first table below looks at the demand for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 235 225 233
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £95 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -58.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £92 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £127 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £96 £175
% change year-on-year
+24.67% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Average hourly rate £9.00 £15.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £13.00 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-21.15% +5.05%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8418 7840 9048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.72% 92.67% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4588 4093 4133
Average daily rate £350 £358 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 522 635
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IT Administrator
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IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Administrator in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT 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 IT Administrator across the South East region.

IT Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IT Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

IT Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IT 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 IT Administrator across the South East region.

IT Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IT 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 IT Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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 -2 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
Hampshire -12 1 £100 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) BMC
4 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.00%) SCSM
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) SCOM
5 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (16.00%) MS Project
6 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.00%) Finance
7 2 (8.00%) Advertising
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Logistics
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 2 (8.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
3 4 (16.00%) MS Project
4 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.00%) ADSL
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.00%) Logistics
2 2 (8.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) ERP
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.00%) Document Management
3 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.00%) Information Security
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) VBScript
1 2 (8.00%) VB
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (16.00%) SCSM
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) BMC
2 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) VMware