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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
England / West Midlands
Rank 79 74 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 44 51 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.83% 1.97% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.08% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 40
Median daily rate £331 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £155 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £10.15 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £9.80 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £17.00 £13.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.41 £12.38
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +16.46%

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
2252 2455 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.87% 94.75% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1385 1144
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 77 168
Median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -9 12 £383 +30.76% 5
Warwickshire +7 11 £275 -
Shropshire +29 7 £120 -22.58% 9
Coventry -10 4 £181 +9.84% 6
Solihull -2 3 £350 -
Staffordshire +3 2 £298 -0.83% 1
Worcestershire +1 1 - - 1
Herefordshire -12 1 £600 +54.83% 1
Dudley - 1 £103 -
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 25 (27.78%) Windows
2 24 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 21 (23.33%) Linux
4 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 17 (18.89%) SQL
6 14 (15.56%) MS Office
7 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (8.89%) DevOps
8 8 (8.89%) Oracle
8 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
8 8 (8.89%) Intranet
8 8 (8.89%) Windows Server
9 7 (7.78%) Splunk
9 7 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
10 6 (6.67%) Time Management
10 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
10 6 (6.67%) Office 365
10 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (6.67%) Information Exploitation
10 6 (6.67%) VMware
10 6 (6.67%) IBM
10 6 (6.67%) SAS
10 6 (6.67%) Unix
11 5 (5.56%) SLA
11 5 (5.56%) Change Management
11 5 (5.56%) Finance

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 24 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.67%) SAS
4 5 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.22%) Apache
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.22%) WordPress
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Office
2 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.33%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Intranet
2 4 (4.44%) SAN
3 3 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (3.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.22%) DNS
4 2 (2.22%) LAN
4 2 (2.22%) VPN
4 2 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.11%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.33%) Cloudera CDH
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.33%) Pentaho
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
1 5 (5.56%) Publishing
2 4 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Local Government
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (3.33%) CSS
2 3 (3.33%) HTML
2 3 (3.33%) jQuery
2 3 (3.33%) REST
2 3 (3.33%) SOAP
2 3 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) Mason
3 1 (1.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.78%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) Linux
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.67%) Unix
5 4 (4.44%) HPUX
6 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.22%) Solaris
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.89%) DevOps
2 6 (6.67%) Information Exploitation
2 6 (6.67%) Time Management
3 5 (5.56%) Change Management
3 5 (5.56%) Information Management
3 5 (5.56%) Migration
3 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (4.44%) Analytics
4 4 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (4.44%) Coaching
4 4 (4.44%) CRM
4 4 (4.44%) Information Security
4 4 (4.44%) ITIL
4 4 (4.44%) Project Management
4 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.33%) C
3 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) Perl
4 2 (2.22%) Python
4 2 (2.22%) R
5 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) CISM
3 3 (3.33%) CISSP
3 3 (3.33%) RHCE
4 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Kibana
1 5 (5.56%) logstash
2 4 (4.44%) Opsview
3 3 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.11%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.11%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle
4 7 (7.78%) Splunk
5 6 (6.67%) IBM
5 6 (6.67%) VMware
6 4 (4.44%) Cloudera
6 4 (4.44%) HP
6 4 (4.44%) NetApp
6 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.33%) Brocade
8 2 (2.22%) Teradata
9 1 (1.11%) Ariba
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco
9 1 (1.11%) Dell
9 1 (1.11%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.11%) Progress
9 1 (1.11%) PTC
9 1 (1.11%) SAP
9 1 (1.11%) Sun
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