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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 44 66 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 112 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.51% 2.49% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 2.69% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 34 20
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£375 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -13.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £122 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £10.63 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -1.75%
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
2999 2266 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.98% 92.41% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 1393 1385
Average daily rate £385 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £476 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 160 192
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £41.00
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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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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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
Devon +20 36 £438 +100.00% 1
Wiltshire +11 23 £325 +12.06% 5
Bristol +5 20 £475 +86.27% 8
Gloucestershire -10 12 £325 +116.66% 3
Somerset -12 10 £375 -3.22% 3
Dorset -12 1 - - 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (26.22%) Linux
2 38 (23.17%) Security Cleared
3 34 (20.73%) Windows
4 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
5 29 (17.68%) SQL Server
6 28 (17.07%) SQL
6 28 (17.07%) VMware
7 25 (15.24%) Solaris
7 25 (15.24%) UNIX
8 24 (14.63%) IBM
8 24 (14.63%) WebSphere
9 21 (12.80%) SC Cleared
9 21 (12.80%) Active Directory
9 21 (12.80%) ITIL
10 20 (12.20%) Migration
10 20 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (10.98%) DNS
12 18 (10.98%) WebSphere MQ
13 17 (10.37%) MS Excel
14 16 (9.76%) Apache
14 16 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (8.54%) Finance
16 14 (8.54%) Oracle
16 14 (8.54%) CRM
16 14 (8.54%) DHCP
17 13 (7.93%) SharePoint

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (14.63%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.76%) Apache
2 16 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (7.93%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.49%) WebSphere Portal
5 8 (4.88%) IIS
5 8 (4.88%) IBM Notes
6 7 (4.27%) JBoss
6 7 (4.27%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (2.44%) Oracle 9iAS
8 4 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (2.44%) CMS
8 4 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.83%) iPlanet
Applications
1 17 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.98%) DNS
2 14 (8.54%) DHCP
3 11 (6.71%) Firewall
4 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.66%) Intranet
5 6 (3.66%) SAN
6 5 (3.05%) LAN
6 5 (3.05%) WAN
6 5 (3.05%) HTTP
7 3 (1.83%) NAS
8 2 (1.22%) SSL
8 2 (1.22%) LDAP
8 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.22%) SSH
9 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.61%) VLAN
9 1 (0.61%) Network Security
9 1 (0.61%) SMTP
9 1 (0.61%) VPN
9 1 (0.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (4.88%) Oracle Database
9 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.66%) MySQL
10 6 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (3.05%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (3.05%) OLAP
11 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Subversion
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.61%) Hudson
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (8.54%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.44%) Military
4 3 (1.83%) Publishing
5 2 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.98%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (7.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 12 (7.32%) Web Services
4 4 (2.44%) Middleware
4 4 (2.44%) BSON
5 3 (1.83%) Visualforce
6 2 (1.22%) HTML
6 2 (1.22%) CSS
6 2 (1.22%) Mason
7 1 (0.61%) RESTful
7 1 (0.61%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.61%) Laravel
7 1 (0.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.61%) DAO
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.61%) JDBC
7 1 (0.61%) COM
7 1 (0.61%) J2EE
7 1 (0.61%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.32%) Open Source
2 8 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.83%) Clustering
4 3 (1.83%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (1.83%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (1.83%) FMCG
5 2 (1.22%) NHS
5 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.22%) Statistics
6 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.61%) Derivative
6 1 (0.61%) Wiki
6 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.22%) Linux
2 34 (20.73%) Windows
3 25 (15.24%) Solaris
3 25 (15.24%) UNIX
4 19 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.49%) CentOS
8 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.27%) AIX
8 7 (4.27%) zOS
9 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.61%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) HPUX
11 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.80%) ITIL
2 20 (12.20%) Migration
2 20 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (8.54%) CRM
4 13 (7.93%) Configuration Management
5 10 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (5.49%) Capacity Management
6 9 (5.49%) Project Management
7 8 (4.88%) ETL
8 7 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.66%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.66%) Content Management
9 6 (3.66%) Database Tuning
10 5 (3.05%) Workflow
10 5 (3.05%) Data Protection
11 4 (2.44%) Risk Management
11 4 (2.44%) Service Management
11 4 (2.44%) Data Management
11 4 (2.44%) Validation
11 4 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.07%) SQL
2 11 (6.71%) T-SQL
3 10 (6.10%) Java
4 8 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.66%) Perl
5 6 (3.66%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.05%) Python
7 3 (1.83%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.83%) Korn
7 3 (1.83%) Ruby
7 3 (1.83%) C
8 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.61%) Jython
8 1 (0.61%) COBOL
8 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (23.17%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.80%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.93%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.44%) Degree
6 2 (1.22%) MCSE
6 2 (1.22%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.22%) MCTS
6 2 (1.22%) MCITP
7 1 (0.61%) RHCT
7 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 21 (12.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.49%) vSphere
3 7 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.22%) NFS
5 2 (1.22%) Samba
5 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.22%) XenApp
6 1 (0.61%) XenServer
6 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.61%) Postfix
6 1 (0.61%) Varnish
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.61%) Firmware
6 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (7.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (4.88%) HP SIM
2 8 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (4.27%) SELinux
3 7 (4.27%) Puppet
4 6 (3.66%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (3.66%) yum
5 3 (1.83%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.83%) Ansible
5 3 (1.83%) SCCM
6 2 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.22%) logstash
6 2 (1.22%) Salt
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.61%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.07%) VMware
3 24 (14.63%) IBM
4 14 (8.54%) Oracle
5 13 (7.93%) HP
6 12 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.10%) Symantec
8 8 (4.88%) Informatica
8 8 (4.88%) Lotus
9 7 (4.27%) 3PAR
9 7 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (3.05%) Remedy
11 4 (2.44%) EMC
11 4 (2.44%) Citrix
11 4 (2.44%) McAfee
12 3 (1.83%) Sun
13 2 (1.22%) CommVault
13 2 (1.22%) SAP
13 2 (1.22%) Brocade
13 2 (1.22%) Red Gate
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £15.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10 - £25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £10 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Tiverton, Exeter, Devon
Mid Devon District Council
Rate: £22,937 - £25,440
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago