The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 78 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 60 96 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.00% 3.29% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 3.54% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 68 35
Average daily rate
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£306 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £203 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £291
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +13.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Average hourly rate £18.82 £16.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.90 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.35 £28.00 £16.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -6.66%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2816 2712 1870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.74% 92.81% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1780 1121
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
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 182 185 137
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 £15.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Wiltshire +6 16 £325 +60.49% 8
Bristol -8 13 £290 -27.50% 10
Somerset -2 11 £250 -33.33% 3
Gloucestershire -22 11 £425 +13.33% 2
Devon 0 4 £251 -8.63%
Dorset -3 2 £189 -46.14%
Cornwall - 1 £200 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 45 (27.44%) Linux
2 43 (26.22%) Windows
3 36 (21.95%) Security Cleared
4 31 (18.90%) Active Directory
5 28 (17.07%) VMware
6 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
7 25 (15.24%) SQL
8 23 (14.02%) SC Cleared
8 23 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
10 21 (12.80%) Migration
10 21 (12.80%) Finance
11 20 (12.20%) Configuration Management
12 19 (11.59%) Red Hat
13 18 (10.98%) Puppet
14 17 (10.37%) Python
15 16 (9.76%) Oracle
15 16 (9.76%) Firewall
15 16 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (9.15%) Shell Script
16 15 (9.15%) Apache
17 14 (8.54%) Solaris
17 14 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (8.54%) UNIX
17 14 (8.54%) Management Information System
17 14 (8.54%) CentOS
18 13 (7.93%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (7.93%) MySQL

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (9.15%) Apache
2 10 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.49%) IBM Notes
4 7 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.27%) IIS
4 7 (4.27%) JBoss
4 7 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.05%) WebSphere Portal
5 5 (3.05%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (3.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle 9iAS
6 4 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.22%) WordPress
7 2 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.22%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.22%) Confluence
7 2 (1.22%) nginx
7 2 (1.22%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.61%) Summit
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) Firewall
2 11 (6.71%) DNS
3 9 (5.49%) LDAP
4 6 (3.66%) X.509
5 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.44%) HTTP
7 3 (1.83%) OSPF
7 3 (1.83%) EIGRP
7 3 (1.83%) LAN
8 2 (1.22%) VLAN
8 2 (1.22%) Network Security
8 2 (1.22%) IPsec
8 2 (1.22%) WAN
8 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.22%) VPN
8 2 (1.22%) DHCP
8 2 (1.22%) IPv6
8 2 (1.22%) SSL
8 2 (1.22%) BGP
8 2 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (7.93%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (7.93%) MySQL
4 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.49%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.05%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (3.05%) OLAP
9 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) Subversion
2 10 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.22%) JIRA
3 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.22%) Hudson
3 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (12.80%) Finance
2 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.61%) Banking
3 1 (0.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.61%) Military
3 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.61%) Legal
3 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.66%) Middleware
2 5 (3.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (3.05%) Web Services
3 4 (2.44%) XML
4 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.22%) JSON
5 2 (1.22%) .NET
5 2 (1.22%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.22%) RESTful
5 2 (1.22%) GraphX
6 1 (0.61%) BSON
6 1 (0.61%) COM
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) Mason
6 1 (0.61%) Django
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.66%) Statistics
4 6 (3.66%) PKI
5 5 (3.05%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.05%) Clustering
6 2 (1.22%) Derivative
6 2 (1.22%) Wiki
6 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.22%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Blog
7 1 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.44%) Linux
2 43 (26.22%) Windows
3 16 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.54%) Solaris
4 14 (8.54%) UNIX
4 14 (8.54%) CentOS
5 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 11 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.27%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.66%) AIX
9 6 (3.66%) zOS
10 5 (3.05%) Debian
10 5 (3.05%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.83%) VMS
12 2 (1.22%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (12.80%) Migration
3 20 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 14 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (6.71%) Open Source
6 10 (6.10%) Identity Management
7 9 (5.49%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.88%) ITIL
8 8 (4.88%) Service Management
8 8 (4.88%) Project Management
9 7 (4.27%) Change Control
9 7 (4.27%) ETL
9 7 (4.27%) Information Security
10 6 (3.66%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.66%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.66%) Change Management
10 6 (3.66%) High Availability
10 6 (3.66%) Database Tuning
10 6 (3.66%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.24%) SQL
2 17 (10.37%) Python
3 15 (9.15%) Shell Script
4 8 (4.88%) Perl
4 8 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.66%) Ruby
6 5 (3.05%) Java
7 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.83%) PHP
8 3 (1.83%) C
9 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.02%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.88%) Degree
4 5 (3.05%) RHCE
5 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.83%) CCNA
7 2 (1.22%) MCITP
7 2 (1.22%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.22%) MCP
7 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CCNP
8 1 (0.61%) RHCT
8 1 (0.61%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.27%) vSphere
5 5 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.83%) Xen
8 2 (1.22%) Samba
8 2 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.22%) Firmware
8 2 (1.22%) RACF
8 2 (1.22%) Varnish
8 2 (1.22%) Postfix
8 2 (1.22%) XenApp
8 2 (1.22%) XenServer
8 2 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (1.22%) iptables
8 2 (1.22%) HDFS
9 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) Puppet
2 8 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (2.44%) Ansible
5 3 (1.83%) Bcfg2
5 3 (1.83%) Ganeti
5 3 (1.83%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (1.83%) Netcool
5 3 (1.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.22%) yum
6 2 (1.22%) SELinux
6 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.61%) Salt
7 1 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.61%) logstash
7 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.61%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 28 (17.07%) VMware
2 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.59%) Red Hat
4 16 (9.76%) Oracle
5 11 (6.71%) IBM
6 9 (5.49%) Lotus
7 8 (4.88%) Informatica
8 7 (4.27%) Symantec
8 7 (4.27%) Citrix
9 6 (3.66%) CommVault
9 6 (3.66%) McAfee
10 4 (2.44%) Cisco
10 4 (2.44%) HP
11 2 (1.22%) SAP
11 2 (1.22%) EMC
11 2 (1.22%) Infoblox
11 2 (1.22%) Red Gate
12 1 (0.61%) Facebook
12 1 (0.61%) Twitter
12 1 (0.61%) Remedy
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