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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 68 47 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 83 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.56% 3.02% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.26% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 36
Average daily rate
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£315 £340 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.75 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -89.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
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
3021 2089 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.30% 92.89% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1948 1285 1730
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 166 235
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
Wiltshire -9 30 £283 -29.37% 3
Bristol -13 17 £291 +142.08% 4
Gloucestershire -14 13 £325 - 4
Devon -7 10 £315 +7.69%
Dorset 0 8 £400 -5.88% 4
Somerset -15 1 - - 1
Cornwall - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 78 (43.58%) Linux
2 64 (35.75%) Security Cleared
3 57 (31.84%) Windows
4 55 (30.73%) Microsoft
5 48 (26.82%) VMware
6 44 (24.58%) DNS
7 37 (20.67%) SC Cleared
8 36 (20.11%) ITIL
9 31 (17.32%) Perl
10 30 (16.76%) Red Hat
11 29 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (16.20%) SharePoint
12 27 (15.08%) MS Excel
12 27 (15.08%) Apache
12 27 (15.08%) HP
12 27 (15.08%) Firewall
13 26 (14.53%) LDAP
13 26 (14.53%) SLA
14 25 (13.97%) Active Directory
14 25 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (13.41%) SQL Server
16 23 (12.85%) DV Cleared
17 22 (12.29%) SQL
18 21 (11.73%) Cisco
18 21 (11.73%) DHCP
18 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
19 20 (11.17%) Migration
20 19 (10.61%) MySQL
20 19 (10.61%) Bash Shell

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 29 (16.20%) SharePoint
2 27 (15.08%) Apache
3 16 (8.94%) MS Exchange
4 13 (7.26%) IIS
5 12 (6.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.91%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (3.91%) nginx
8 7 (3.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.35%) Confluence
9 6 (3.35%) MediaWiki
9 6 (3.35%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.68%) Moodle
10 3 (1.68%) Lync
10 3 (1.68%) Drupal
11 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.26%) MS Office
3 7 (3.91%) MS Project
4 5 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Agresso
2 3 (1.68%) Summit
3 2 (1.12%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (24.58%) DNS
2 27 (15.08%) Firewall
3 26 (14.53%) LDAP
4 21 (11.73%) DHCP
5 18 (10.06%) HTTP
6 17 (9.50%) SMTP
7 16 (8.94%) LAN
7 16 (8.94%) WAN
8 15 (8.38%) Internet
9 14 (7.82%) SSL
9 14 (7.82%) SAN
10 9 (5.03%) TCP/IP
10 9 (5.03%) Network Security
11 7 (3.91%) NAS
11 7 (3.91%) SSH
11 7 (3.91%) VPN
11 7 (3.91%) SNMP
12 6 (3.35%) IPv6
12 6 (3.35%) OSPF
12 6 (3.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.61%) MySQL
3 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (7.82%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (4.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.23%) PowerCenter
12 3 (1.68%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (1.68%) OLAP
12 3 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Subversion
1 8 (4.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.35%) Hudson
3 6 (3.35%) JIRA
General
1 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
2 18 (10.06%) Finance
3 7 (3.91%) Banking
4 6 (3.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.79%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.23%) Publishing
7 3 (1.68%) Military
7 3 (1.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.03%) LAMP
2 3 (1.68%) OC4J
3 2 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) HTML5
4 1 (0.56%) CSS3
4 1 (0.56%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.35%) Wiki
1 6 (3.35%) Open Source
2 5 (2.79%) Clustering
3 4 (2.23%) Statistics
3 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.68%) VLE
4 3 (1.68%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) IPTV
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 78 (43.58%) Linux
2 57 (31.84%) Windows
3 29 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (10.06%) UNIX
7 13 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (6.70%) Ubuntu
8 12 (6.70%) CentOS
8 12 (6.70%) Solaris
9 11 (6.15%) Debian
10 5 (2.79%) HPUX
10 5 (2.79%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.68%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (1.68%) SELinux
12 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.11%) ITIL
2 20 (11.17%) Migration
3 18 (10.06%) Load Balancing
4 15 (8.38%) DevOps
5 13 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (5.59%) Incident Management
7 9 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (4.47%) Capacity Management
8 8 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.91%) Service Management
9 7 (3.91%) Change Management
10 6 (3.35%) Data Modelling
10 6 (3.35%) OO
11 5 (2.79%) ETL
11 5 (2.79%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.79%) Information Management
11 5 (2.79%) Problem Management
12 4 (2.23%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.32%) Perl
2 22 (12.29%) SQL
3 19 (10.61%) Bash Shell
4 13 (7.26%) PHP
5 12 (6.70%) Python
6 11 (6.15%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.15%) Ruby
7 9 (5.03%) Java
8 7 (3.91%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.35%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.79%) Korn
10 5 (2.79%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 64 (35.75%) Security Cleared
2 37 (20.67%) SC Cleared
3 23 (12.85%) DV Cleared
4 14 (7.82%) CCENT
4 14 (7.82%) LPIC
5 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.68%) MCSE
6 3 (1.68%) Degree
7 2 (1.12%) MCITP
7 2 (1.12%) CCNA
7 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) RHCE
8 1 (0.56%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) MCTS
8 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.53%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.94%) Squid
4 13 (7.26%) Samba
5 12 (6.70%) qmail
6 10 (5.59%) Postfix
7 9 (5.03%) VMware ESX
8 8 (4.47%) vSphere
9 7 (3.91%) XenServer
10 6 (3.35%) NFS
11 5 (2.79%) ISA Server
11 5 (2.79%) Sendmail
11 5 (2.79%) XenApp
12 4 (2.23%) Hyper-V
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (1.68%) Xen
13 3 (1.68%) KVM
14 2 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (1.12%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (9.50%) NetBackup
2 15 (8.38%) HP SIM
2 15 (8.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 14 (7.82%) Zenoss
4 12 (6.70%) SCCM
5 11 (6.15%) SCOM
5 11 (6.15%) Puppet
6 6 (3.35%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.79%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.79%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.12%) YUM
8 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.56%) MOM
9 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (30.73%) Microsoft
2 48 (26.82%) VMware
3 30 (16.76%) Red Hat
4 27 (15.08%) HP
5 21 (11.73%) Cisco
6 18 (10.06%) Oracle
7 17 (9.50%) Symantec
8 16 (8.94%) Juniper
9 14 (7.82%) Citrix
9 14 (7.82%) F5
10 8 (4.47%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.35%) EMC
11 6 (3.35%) JBoss
12 5 (2.79%) Informatica
12 5 (2.79%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (2.79%) Remedy
13 4 (2.23%) Brocade
14 3 (1.68%) NetApp
14 3 (1.68%) SAP
15 2 (1.12%) Siebel
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