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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 85 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 57 57 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.90% 2.41% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.52% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 28
Median daily rate £340 £295 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.02 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+149.50% -29.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.64 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.40 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.70%
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
2836 2260 2221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.56% 95.52% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1695 1377 1146
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 138 201
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.82 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 June 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
Coventry -4 13 £245 -10.90% 7
Warwickshire -13 11 £355 -16.47% 3
Birmingham -16 10 £363 +34.88% 1
Solihull -10 8 £185 +5.71%
Staffordshire +3 4 £338 +92.85% 3
Shropshire - 3 - -
Herefordshire - 2 £488 -
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (24.77%) SQL
2 26 (23.85%) Windows
2 26 (23.85%) Linux
3 23 (21.10%) SQL Server
4 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
5 19 (17.43%) Unix
5 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
6 18 (16.51%) Oracle
6 18 (16.51%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (14.68%) SC Cleared
8 15 (13.76%) Oracle Database
9 14 (12.84%) SharePoint
9 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
10 12 (11.01%) Finance
10 12 (11.01%) AIX
10 12 (11.01%) Windows Server
11 11 (10.09%) ITIL
11 11 (10.09%) WebLogic
11 11 (10.09%) Migration
12 10 (9.17%) VMware
12 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (8.26%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
14 8 (7.34%) Oracle EBS
14 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
14 8 (7.34%) MS Exchange
14 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (7.34%) Oracle EBS R12

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 14 (12.84%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.09%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.34%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (4.59%) SAS
6 4 (3.67%) Confluence
6 4 (3.67%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.67%) Liferay
6 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.67%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.75%) IIS
8 2 (1.83%) Apache
8 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.92%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.67%) MS Office
4 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.83%) MS Project
5 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) SAN
2 4 (3.67%) DNS
2 4 (3.67%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.75%) DHCP
3 3 (2.75%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.75%) MPLS
3 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.83%) LAN
4 2 (1.83%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.83%) WAN
5 1 (0.92%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.92%) Broadband
5 1 (0.92%) Firewall
5 1 (0.92%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.92%) LDAP
5 1 (0.92%) SMTP
5 1 (0.92%) SSH
5 1 (0.92%) SSL
5 1 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.76%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (5.50%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.83%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.92%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.92%) FishEye
5 1 (0.92%) GitLab
5 1 (0.92%) GoCD
5 1 (0.92%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.92%) MSI
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.92%) PVCS
5 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.92%) Subversion
5 1 (0.92%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Back Office
3 2 (1.83%) Legal
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Automotive
4 1 (0.92%) Billing
4 1 (0.92%) Military
4 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.92%) Publishing
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) CSS
1 5 (4.59%) HTML
1 5 (4.59%) XML
2 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 4 (3.67%) jQuery
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (1.83%) ODBC
3 2 (1.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Felix
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Sling
4 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.92%) HTML5
4 1 (0.92%) Java EE
4 1 (0.92%) JSON
4 1 (0.92%) JSP
4 1 (0.92%) RESTful
4 1 (0.92%) SAML
4 1 (0.92%) Servlets
4 1 (0.92%) SOAP
4 1 (0.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Clustering
2 5 (4.59%) Replication
3 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) CMDB
4 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.75%) HACMP
4 3 (2.75%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.92%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.92%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.92%) Informatics
5 1 (0.92%) New Media
5 1 (0.92%) Robotics
5 1 (0.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.85%) Linux
1 26 (23.85%) Windows
2 19 (17.43%) Unix
3 12 (11.01%) AIX
3 12 (11.01%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.50%) Solaris
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.75%) CentOS
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.92%) HPUX
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.51%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (10.09%) ITIL
2 11 (10.09%) Migration
3 6 (5.50%) Database Tuning
3 6 (5.50%) Service Management
4 5 (4.59%) Open Source
4 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.67%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (3.67%) Security Auditing
5 4 (3.67%) Workflow
6 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.75%) ETL
7 2 (1.83%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.83%) Data Modelling
7 2 (1.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.83%) Project Management
7 2 (1.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.50%) VBScript
4 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.67%) C#
5 4 (3.67%) VB
6 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.83%) Java
7 2 (1.83%) LotusScript
7 2 (1.83%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.92%) Korn
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) Degree
4 5 (4.59%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) MCAD
5 3 (2.75%) MCITP
5 3 (2.75%) MCSD
5 3 (2.75%) MCTS
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.50%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (4.59%) NFS
6 4 (3.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (3.67%) vSphere
7 3 (2.75%) XenApp
8 2 (1.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.59%) SCCM
3 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.83%) Puppet
4 2 (1.83%) SCOM
5 1 (0.92%) Ansible
5 1 (0.92%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.92%) Nagios
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.92%) Simpana
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.51%) Oracle
3 10 (9.17%) VMware
4 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.42%) IBM
6 6 (5.50%) Veritas
7 4 (3.67%) Cognizant
7 4 (3.67%) Lotus
7 4 (3.67%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.75%) Citrix
8 3 (2.75%) EMC
8 3 (2.75%) NetApp
8 3 (2.75%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.75%) Sophos
8 3 (2.75%) Symantec
9 2 (1.83%) Adobe
9 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.83%) Capita
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco
9 2 (1.83%) HP
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