The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 75 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 66 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.30% 2.95% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 3.13% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 42
Median daily rate £350 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £185 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.02 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £13.25 £14.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.88%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2721 2524 2203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.94% 94.25% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1538 1509 1132
Median daily rate £388 £361 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.26% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 164 157
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Birmingham 0 14 £338 +3.84% 4
Warwickshire -3 14 £350 -17.64% 5
Coventry -7 8 £200 -32.20% 4
Solihull -7 8 £185 +5.71% 2
Shropshire -35 6 £244 -48.68%
Herefordshire +8 4 £438 +118.75%
Staffordshire +17 2 £350 - 3
Wednesbury - 1 £158 -
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 27 (24.11%) Windows
2 25 (22.32%) SQL
3 24 (21.43%) Linux
4 23 (20.54%) Unix
5 20 (17.86%) Oracle
5 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
6 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
7 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
8 16 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (13.39%) ITIL
10 13 (11.61%) WebLogic
10 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
11 12 (10.71%) AIX
11 12 (10.71%) Active Directory
11 12 (10.71%) Finance
12 11 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (8.93%) Red Hat
13 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
13 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
14 9 (8.04%) Oracle Applications
14 9 (8.04%) VMware
14 9 (8.04%) Service Management
14 9 (8.04%) Degree
14 9 (8.04%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
15 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
15 8 (7.14%) Migration
16 7 (6.25%) IBM

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 13 (11.61%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (4.46%) Confluence
5 4 (3.57%) Apache
5 4 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 4 (3.57%) Liferay
6 3 (2.68%) IIS
6 3 (2.68%) SAS
6 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.79%) CMS
7 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.89%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.46%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.68%) MS Office
4 2 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
1 3 (2.68%) SAN
2 2 (1.79%) Firewall
2 2 (1.79%) Intranet
2 2 (1.79%) LAN
2 2 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.89%) Broadband
3 1 (0.89%) Extranet
3 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.89%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.89%) LDAP
3 1 (0.89%) SMTP
3 1 (0.89%) SSH
3 1 (0.89%) SSL
3 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (4.46%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.79%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.89%) Ingres
9 1 (0.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.46%) JIRA
2 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.68%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.79%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.79%) FishEye
4 2 (1.79%) GitLab
4 2 (1.79%) PVCS
4 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.89%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.89%) MSI
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.89%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Legal
2 2 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.89%) Automotive
3 1 (0.89%) Back Office
3 1 (0.89%) Banking
3 1 (0.89%) Billing
3 1 (0.89%) Military
3 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.89%) Publishing
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) CSS
1 6 (5.36%) HTML
2 4 (3.57%) .NET
2 4 (3.57%) jQuery
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (3.57%) XML
3 2 (1.79%) ODBC
4 1 (0.89%) Mason
4 1 (0.89%) SAML
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.57%) CMDB
2 3 (2.68%) Clustering
2 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.68%) HACMP
2 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.68%) NHS
3 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (0.89%) Health Informatics
3 1 (0.89%) HP Storage
3 1 (0.89%) Informatics
3 1 (0.89%) New Media
3 1 (0.89%) Replication
3 1 (0.89%) Robotics
3 1 (0.89%) Social Media
3 1 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.11%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Linux
3 23 (20.54%) Unix
4 12 (10.71%) AIX
5 11 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.25%) Solaris
8 2 (1.79%) CentOS
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.89%) HPUX
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (13.39%) ITIL
3 9 (8.04%) Service Management
4 8 (7.14%) Migration
5 6 (5.36%) Database Tuning
6 5 (4.46%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.46%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (4.46%) Workflow
7 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.57%) Open Source
7 4 (3.57%) Security Auditing
7 4 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.68%) Project Management
8 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.68%) SOA
9 2 (1.79%) Change Management
9 2 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.79%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) SQL
2 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.36%) VB
3 6 (5.36%) VBScript
4 4 (3.57%) C#
4 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.79%) LotusScript
5 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.89%) Java
6 1 (0.89%) Korn
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) Degree
4 4 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) MCAD
5 3 (2.68%) MCITP
5 3 (2.68%) MCSD
5 3 (2.68%) MCTS
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.36%) NFS
5 5 (4.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.89%) SCOM
4 1 (0.89%) Simpana
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Oracle
2 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.93%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.04%) VMware
5 7 (6.25%) IBM
5 7 (6.25%) Veritas
6 5 (4.46%) Cognizant
7 4 (3.57%) Lotus
7 4 (3.57%) MuleSoft
7 4 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.68%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.68%) NetApp
9 2 (1.79%) BMC
9 2 (1.79%) Capita
9 2 (1.79%) Cognos
9 2 (1.79%) HP
10 1 (0.89%) CommVault
10 1 (0.89%) Netezza
10 1 (0.89%) SAP
10 1 (0.89%) Sun
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