The first table below looks at the demand for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 29 July 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 Wales 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 60 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 10 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.33% 4.47% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 4.86% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Average daily rate
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£410 £293 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.17% -33.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £130 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
719 494 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.61% 91.99% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 291 313
Average daily rate £363 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 33
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £18.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Administrator
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Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
South Wales -27 9 £410 +40.17% 7
North Wales - 1 - -
Administrator
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Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (21.05%) Red Gate
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
7 3 (15.79%) SIEM
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (10.53%) Network Management
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (10.53%) MCITP
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
8 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SNMP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) L2TP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Anywhere
6 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
6 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.26%) SQLite
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) SIEM
1 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Security Management
3 1 (5.26%) SEO
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Use Case
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) R
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) MetaFrame
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Red Gate
3 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.26%) Nimsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) LANDesk