The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Administrator
Rank 630 639 623
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Administrator 18 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.036% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.038% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 6
Median daily rate £135 £278 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.35% -23.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £278 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.71% -30.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £11.78 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +37.03%

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

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

Technical Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Technical Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Technical Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Administrator
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 15 £318 +14.41% 6
London -9 5 £135 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £500 -
Sheffield - 4 £500 -
West Midlands - 3 £100 - 1
South East +12 2 £120 -56.75% 1
Scotland +9 2 £120 -63.63%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £100 -
Staffordshire - 2 £100 -
Glasgow +6 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £120 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Staines - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £120 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -

Technical Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Technical 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 Technical Administrator in the job title.

1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 8 (24.24%) Perl
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) Unix
7 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Java
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
8 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.12%) IaaS
9 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (12.12%) Ansible
9 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (12.12%) PaaS
9 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
9 4 (12.12%) Puppet
9 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
9 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal

Technical 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 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (9.09%) CICS
3 3 (9.09%) SAS
4 2 (6.06%) Documentum
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS Office
3 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) IaaS
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
1 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (6.06%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) GIS
1 2 (6.06%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (3.03%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.06%) French Language
1 2 (6.06%) German Language
1 2 (6.06%) Italian Language
1 2 (6.06%) Turkish Language
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) iSeries
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.03%) PACS
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Unix
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.03%) HPUX
8 1 (3.03%) Solaris
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Analytics
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) B2B
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Data Entry
5 2 (6.06%) Document Management
5 2 (6.06%) EAM
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Perl
2 5 (15.15%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Ansible
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
2 3 (9.09%) SCSM
3 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Compuware
5 1 (3.03%) Curam
5 1 (3.03%) i2
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec