The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 245 221 221
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 19 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£268 £163 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.61% -50.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £125 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £213 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £133 £215
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -38.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £10.05 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £22.40 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £11.75 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+14.89% -14.54%
IT 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
9141 7850 7972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.59% 92.58% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5055 4213 3787
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 470 632
Average hourly rate £15.38 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.03% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £36.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

IT Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 November 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
(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
Hampshire -28 2 £148 +6.30% 2
Surrey -4 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy
7 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.33%) Lotus
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.33%) SLA
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
7 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (8.33%) SAP
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.33%) PABX
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) SCSM
7 2 (8.33%) SCOM
8 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) PABX
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.17%) Logistics
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (8.33%) SCSM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) Lotus
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) BT
5 1 (4.17%) BMC