The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 55 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 10 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.68% 2.31% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.47% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£300 £231 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -38.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.74% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
Administrator
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 446 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 94.30% 93.50% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 277 218
Average daily rate £340 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 22
Average hourly rate £12.21 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £19.17 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Administrator across the South Wales region.

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the South Wales region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Cardiff -3 6 £115 -11.53% 4
Merthyr Tydfil - - - -
Newport - - - - 1
Torfaen - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Administrator
Wales

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) MySQL
5 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (21.05%) Red Gate
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) MCITP
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) MS Access
5 1 (5.26%) SQLite
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Anywhere
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
1 2 (10.53%) Migration
1 2 (10.53%) Network Management
1 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) DevOps
2 1 (5.26%) Database Security
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Data Validation
2 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Red Gate
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Google
South Wales
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 12 days ago