The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 59 62 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 19 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.25% 1.40% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.46% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 12
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£355 £410 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% +39.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £359 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £476 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.36% -
Administrator
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
793 752 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 93.85% 95.43% 90.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 470 262
Average daily rate £350 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 30
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +2 10 £378 -7.92% 13
West Wales - 4 £355 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (19.05%) Linux
5 8 (19.05%) JBoss
5 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 8 (19.05%) Replication
5 8 (19.05%) Clustering
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.90%) Windows
7 5 (11.90%) HTTP
7 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
7 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (9.52%) Line Management
8 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) VMware
8 4 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (7.14%) Service Management
9 3 (7.14%) Finance
9 3 (7.14%) Middleware
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
9 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (7.14%) DevOps

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 8 (19.05%) JBoss
1 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (7.14%) WildFly
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) SAS
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) SNMP
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) MPLS
2 2 (4.76%) IPsec
2 2 (4.76%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.76%) Multicast
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) Impala
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Hudson
2 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Replication
1 8 (19.05%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) e-Health
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) AS400
3 1 (2.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) OS/400
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (9.52%) Line Management
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Scrum
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.38%) System Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) Build Automation
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) CCNP
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) IBM
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Avaya
4 2 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (2.38%) Ciena
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) Juniper
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Radware
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Nortel