The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
UK
Rank 118 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 946 1183 1308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.27% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.39% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 722 759
Median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 83 92
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.46 £9.50 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.00 £36.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.33 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +15.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Administrator
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 887 £360 +2.85% 287
London -14 373 £381 +1.60% 106
South East -20 182 £351 +7.02% 54
North West +17 66 £250 -33.33% 19
Yorkshire -13 63 £350 -12.50% 28
City of London -25 56 £400 +6.66% 20
North East +22 49 £350 +24.44% 4
Berkshire +11 47 £450 +28.57% 6
Tyne and Wear +28 45 £350 +24.44% 4
West Midlands -4 44 £331 +20.45% 25
Newcastle upon Tyne +25 43 £350 +47.36% 4
Hampshire -8 42 £304 -6.46% 19
South West -19 42 £352 -2.82% 15
West Yorkshire -3 38 £340 -15.00% 15
East of England -12 36 £268 -4.46% 29
Leeds +11 33 £320 -20.00% 13
Manchester +1 32 £313 -16.66% 12
Scotland -2 32 £350 -4.10% 2
Surrey -15 32 £368 +11.36% 6
East Midlands +7 30 £325 +8.33% 7
Buckinghamshire -8 24 £210 -35.38% 4
South Yorkshire -5 19 £350 -14.11% 6
Oxfordshire +11 18 £400 +33.33% 7
Sheffield +4 17 £350 -30.00% 4
Milton Keynes +1 17 £210 -41.05% 4
Cambridgeshire +3 16 £218 -20.90% 16
Cheshire +35 15 £110 -45.00% 2
Reading +7 15 £334 -4.64% 3
Edinburgh -6 14 £350 -16.66% 1
Northamptonshire +4 12 £350 -9.67% 1

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 751 (34.80%) Linux
2 417 (19.32%) Windows
3 393 (18.21%) Microsoft
4 388 (17.98%) Unix
5 383 (17.75%) Finance
6 352 (16.31%) Red Hat
7 344 (15.94%) SQL
8 335 (15.52%) Oracle
9 315 (14.60%) VMware
10 279 (12.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 243 (11.26%) SQL Server
12 242 (11.21%) MS Excel
13 221 (10.24%) Active Directory
14 218 (10.10%) ITIL
15 212 (9.82%) Puppet
16 183 (8.48%) Python
17 182 (8.43%) Security Cleared
18 179 (8.29%) SharePoint
19 174 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 171 (7.92%) Perl
21 166 (7.69%) Solaris
21 166 (7.69%) DNS
22 164 (7.60%) Bash Shell
23 157 (7.28%) Migration
24 155 (7.18%) Windows Server
25 152 (7.04%) Change Management
25 152 (7.04%) SAN
26 150 (6.95%) MS Office
27 140 (6.49%) DevOps
28 137 (6.35%) Apache

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 179 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 137 (6.35%) Apache
3 74 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 57 (2.64%) WebSphere
5 54 (2.50%) MS Exchange
6 50 (2.32%) IIS
7 49 (2.27%) Apache Spark
8 47 (2.18%) JBoss
9 43 (1.99%) Confluence
9 43 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
10 42 (1.95%) WebLogic
11 41 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 36 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 33 (1.53%) Apache Pig
14 32 (1.48%) SAS
15 30 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
16 29 (1.34%) nginx
17 28 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
19 18 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 242 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 150 (6.95%) MS Office
3 106 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
5 26 (1.20%) MS Project
6 15 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.19%) HipChat
8 4 (0.19%) Maya
9 1 (0.046%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.046%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.046%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.046%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 25 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 12 (0.56%) SAP MII
5 9 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.37%) HFM
7 6 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
9 4 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.14%) Sentinel
10 3 (0.14%) Teamcenter
11 2 (0.093%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.093%) Remedy AR System
11 2 (0.093%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 121 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (4.31%) Office 365
3 84 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (2.13%) SaaS
5 39 (1.81%) IaaS
6 35 (1.62%) PaaS
7 25 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.07%) GitHub
9 14 (0.65%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
12 8 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (0.32%) Mimecast
14 6 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.23%) Route 53
16 4 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
16 4 (0.19%) Force.com
16 4 (0.19%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 166 (7.69%) DNS
2 152 (7.04%) SAN
3 126 (5.84%) Firewall
4 110 (5.10%) LDAP
5 105 (4.87%) TCP/IP
6 65 (3.01%) Internet
7 61 (2.83%) DHCP
7 61 (2.83%) NAS
8 54 (2.50%) LAN
9 50 (2.32%) WAN
10 46 (2.13%) HTTP
11 44 (2.04%) Kerberos
11 44 (2.04%) SSL
12 43 (1.99%) Intranet
13 35 (1.62%) VPN
14 31 (1.44%) SSH
15 30 (1.39%) Network Security
16 24 (1.11%) Ethernet
17 20 (0.93%) FTP
18 19 (0.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 121 (5.61%) Hadoop
3 96 (4.45%) MySQL
4 93 (4.31%) Big Data
5 92 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 73 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 66 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 58 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 54 (2.50%) Apache Hive
11 44 (2.04%) Relational Database
12 43 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 41 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (1.81%) HBase
14 39 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
15 33 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
16 32 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
17 29 (1.34%) DB2
18 27 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 80 (3.71%) Jenkins
2 71 (3.29%) JIRA
3 58 (2.69%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.02%) Subversion
6 17 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (0.65%) Hudson
8 13 (0.60%) TeamCity
9 12 (0.56%) NWDI
10 11 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.37%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.28%) GitLab
13 6 (0.28%) Maven
14 5 (0.23%) ClearCase
14 5 (0.23%) ClearQuest
14 5 (0.23%) Gradle
14 5 (0.23%) Selenium
14 5 (0.23%) Toad
14 5 (0.23%) Zephyr
General
1 383 (17.75%) Finance
2 136 (6.30%) Banking
3 77 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 49 (2.27%) Advertising
5 44 (2.04%) Legal
6 34 (1.58%) Law
7 28 (1.30%) Marketing
8 27 (1.25%) Retail
9 25 (1.16%) Publishing
10 24 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 21 (0.97%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.79%) Back Office
13 14 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.42%) Electronics
15 6 (0.28%) Games
16 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.14%) Local Government
17 3 (0.14%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.093%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (2.64%) HTML
2 54 (2.50%) Middleware
3 40 (1.85%) Web Services
4 37 (1.71%) Kafka
5 36 (1.67%) CSS
6 26 (1.20%) .NET
7 23 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
8 22 (1.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 21 (0.97%) LAMP
10 19 (0.88%) J2EE
11 16 (0.74%) Elastic Stack
12 14 (0.65%) XML
13 12 (0.56%) REST
13 12 (0.56%) SAP Basis
14 10 (0.46%) LEMP Stack
14 10 (0.46%) Mason
14 10 (0.46%) Node.js
15 9 (0.42%) ASP.NET
15 9 (0.42%) JMS
16 8 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 110 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (4.63%) Data Centre
3 91 (4.22%) Clustering
4 64 (2.97%) Replication
5 61 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 31 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 24 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (0.70%) Mainframe
9 14 (0.65%) EMC VNX
9 14 (0.65%) NHS
10 13 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 13 (0.60%) Driving Licence
11 12 (0.56%) DataPower
11 12 (0.56%) User Experience
12 11 (0.51%) CMDB
13 10 (0.46%) Computer Science
13 10 (0.46%) Fintech
14 9 (0.42%) Blackberry
14 9 (0.42%) Learning Management System
14 9 (0.42%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 751 (34.80%) Linux
2 417 (19.32%) Windows
3 388 (17.98%) Unix
4 279 (12.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 166 (7.69%) Solaris
6 155 (7.18%) Windows Server
7 108 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 98 (4.54%) CentOS
9 92 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 73 (3.38%) AIX
11 69 (3.20%) Ubuntu
12 45 (2.09%) Windows 7
13 43 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 35 (1.62%) SUSE
15 29 (1.34%) HPUX
16 28 (1.30%) Debian
17 22 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
18 17 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 15 (0.70%) Windows 10
20 13 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (10.10%) ITIL
2 157 (7.28%) Migration
3 152 (7.04%) Change Management
4 140 (6.49%) DevOps
5 135 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
6 126 (5.84%) Configuration Management
7 123 (5.70%) High Availability
8 100 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
10 86 (3.99%) Project Management
11 80 (3.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 76 (3.52%) Open Source
13 73 (3.38%) Data Management
14 68 (3.15%) Problem Management
15 61 (2.83%) Analytics
16 60 (2.78%) Workflow
17 58 (2.69%) Incident Management
18 57 (2.64%) Service Delivery
19 52 (2.41%) Change Control
20 49 (2.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 344 (15.94%) SQL
2 183 (8.48%) Python
3 171 (7.92%) Perl
4 164 (7.60%) Bash Shell
5 132 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 111 (5.14%) Shell Script
7 110 (5.10%) Java
8 59 (2.73%) JavaScript
9 49 (2.27%) T-SQL
10 48 (2.22%) PHP
11 42 (1.95%) C
12 36 (1.67%) Ruby
13 30 (1.39%) C++
14 28 (1.30%) Korn
15 25 (1.16%) C#
16 22 (1.02%) PL/SQL
17 19 (0.88%) VB
18 17 (0.79%) R
19 16 (0.74%) Apex Code
20 12 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 182 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 128 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 57 (2.64%) Degree
4 35 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (1.16%) CCNA
7 23 (1.07%) MCSE
8 19 (0.88%) CISSP
9 18 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
9 18 (0.83%) RHCE
10 17 (0.79%) DV Cleared
11 16 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.65%) CCNP
13 12 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
14 11 (0.51%) HND
15 10 (0.46%) RHCSA
15 10 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (0.37%) ECDL
17 7 (0.32%) MCITP
17 7 (0.32%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.20%) SLA
2 26 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (0.83%) QA
4 17 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.093%) BS25999
8 2 (0.093%) GCP
8 2 (0.093%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.046%) BS7799
9 1 (0.046%) EMIR
9 1 (0.046%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
9 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.046%) MiFID
System Software
1 221 (10.24%) Active Directory
2 174 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (3.10%) NFS
4 56 (2.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 50 (2.32%) vSphere
6 46 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 45 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
7 45 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
8 44 (2.04%) HDFS
9 41 (1.90%) Docker
10 35 (1.62%) Veritas File System
11 29 (1.34%) Hyper-V
11 29 (1.34%) VMware ESX
12 22 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
13 20 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 16 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (0.70%) XenApp
16 14 (0.65%) KVM
17 13 (0.60%) Samba
17 13 (0.60%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 212 (9.82%) Puppet
2 106 (4.91%) Nagios
3 94 (4.36%) Ansible
4 77 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (2.64%) SCCM
6 46 (2.13%) NetBackup
7 31 (1.44%) Hadoop YARN
8 28 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
9 25 (1.16%) Data Guard
10 22 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
10 22 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 21 (0.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 19 (0.88%) Oozie
13 18 (0.83%) WSUS
14 17 (0.79%) Ambari
14 17 (0.79%) Kibana
14 17 (0.79%) SCOM
15 16 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 15 (0.70%) logstash
17 11 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 393 (18.21%) Microsoft
2 352 (16.31%) Red Hat
3 335 (15.52%) Oracle
4 315 (14.60%) VMware
5 120 (5.56%) Cisco
6 115 (5.33%) Veritas
7 107 (4.96%) IBM
8 101 (4.68%) HP
9 91 (4.22%) SAP
10 85 (3.94%) Sun
11 76 (3.52%) NetApp
12 72 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
13 68 (3.15%) EMC
14 56 (2.59%) ServiceNow
15 43 (1.99%) Citrix
16 42 (1.95%) Splunk
16 42 (1.95%) Symantec
17 34 (1.58%) Cloudera
18 33 (1.53%) Hortonworks
19 32 (1.48%) Sybase
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
AAP3
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £90 - £100 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £14 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pro Rata
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
London Business School
Rate: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago