The first table below looks at the demand for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Taunton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 12 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 27 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 12.68% 11.54% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.04% 12.68% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 2
Average daily rate £388 £310 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £310 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
207 71 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 97.18% 91.03% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 17 22
Average daily rate £350 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £398 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Administrator
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Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 22 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
5 18 (60.00%) Migration
6 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
7 15 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
8 14 (46.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (46.67%) IIS
9 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (40.00%) ISA Server
11 11 (36.67%) Firewall
11 11 (36.67%) Barracuda Networks
12 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
13 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
13 4 (13.33%) Finance
13 4 (13.33%) Publishing
13 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
13 4 (13.33%) Citrix
13 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
13 4 (13.33%) DHCP
13 4 (13.33%) DNS
13 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
14 3 (10.00%) CCNA
14 3 (10.00%) MCP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 14 (46.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (46.67%) IIS
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Information Management
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 3 (10.00%) MCP
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) VMware