The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
UK
Rank 555 557 556
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Administrator 40 71 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 30
Median daily rate £230 £223 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £120 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £333 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £176 £190 £178
% change year-on-year
-7.23% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.32 £9.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.85 £25.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £10.38
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.66%

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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
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 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

IT Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Administrator
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

IT Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

IT 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 IT Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +6 36 £250 +11.11% 28
London +8 15 £288 +17.34% 7
South East +12 10 £164 +21.29% 4
City of London -3 7 £288 +22.34% 2
Berkshire +22 4 - - 1
West Midlands +4 3 £120 -46.66% 10
Hampshire -4 3 £104 -23.14% 1
East of England -5 3 £178 +2.89% 2
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
Northampton - 3 - -
Scotland +22 2 £233 +16.25%
Yorkshire +12 2 £525 -
Southampton +7 2 £90 -33.33% 1
Milton Keynes +7 2 £210 -
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £210 -
Shropshire - 2 £120 - 6
Colchester - 2 £178 -
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
Telford - 2 £120 - 3
Essex - 2 £178 -
Surrey +13 1 - -
North Yorkshire +7 1 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £340 -
Glasgow - 1 £125 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Sheffield - 1 £525 -
Guildford - 1 - -

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT 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 IT Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
3 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
4 13 (16.46%) MS Office
5 12 (15.19%) Finance
6 11 (13.92%) Windows
7 10 (12.66%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (11.39%) SCCM
8 9 (11.39%) Change Management
9 8 (10.13%) Asset Management
10 7 (8.86%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (8.86%) Office 365
11 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
11 6 (7.59%) Time Management
11 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
12 5 (6.33%) Citrix
12 5 (6.33%) Project Management
12 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
12 5 (6.33%) Application Packaging
12 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
12 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
13 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
13 4 (5.06%) WSUS
13 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (5.06%) VMware
13 4 (5.06%) ITIL
13 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
13 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
14 3 (3.80%) Line Management
14 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland

IT 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 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.46%) MS Office
3 10 (12.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (8.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) G Suite
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) VLAN
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
3 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
2 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.80%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.53%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) CMDB
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) iPad
4 1 (1.27%) Life Science
4 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.27%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.39%) Change Management
2 8 (10.13%) Asset Management
3 6 (7.59%) Time Management
4 5 (6.33%) Application Packaging
4 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
4 5 (6.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.06%) ITIL
6 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.80%) Line Management
6 3 (3.80%) Migration
6 3 (3.80%) Ticket Management
7 2 (2.53%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (2.53%) Change Control
7 2 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.53%) Contract Management
7 2 (2.53%) Data Security
7 2 (2.53%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (2.53%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) C++
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.27%) CCNA
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.27%) MCITP
2 1 (1.27%) MCSA
2 1 (1.27%) MCSE
2 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) XenApp
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) WSUS
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Citrix
3 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Altiris
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Veeam
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 21 days ago