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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 56 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 8 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 1.19% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.29% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £369 £293 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
654 389 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 91.85% 92.62% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 229 218
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £11.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.15 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Administrator
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -14 8 £369 +26.06% 1
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (34.62%) Windows
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 4 (15.38%) NFS
5 4 (15.38%) Apache
5 4 (15.38%) Solaris
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
5 4 (15.38%) IIS
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.54%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Infor
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.54%) SAP BPC
6 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
6 3 (11.54%) SIEM
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (11.54%) HFM

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Hyperion Planning
1 3 (11.54%) SAP BPC
1 3 (11.54%) HFM
1 3 (11.54%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (11.54%) Cognos Controller
1 3 (11.54%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) SMTP
4 3 (11.54%) SSL
5 2 (7.69%) ADSL
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) Intranet
6 1 (3.85%) L2TP
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects XI
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) FishEye
1 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) SAP XI
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Solaris
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) SIEM
2 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
2 1 (3.85%) Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (3.85%) Use Case
2 1 (3.85%) Release Management
2 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.85%) Security Management
2 1 (3.85%) SEO
2 1 (3.85%) Web Design
2 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) R
5 1 (3.85%) Clojure
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) NFS
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) UAG
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) CFEngine
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) Infor
4 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Hyperion
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
4 3 (11.54%) Cognos
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Nimsoft
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Sage