The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 59 62 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 58 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.52% 2.14% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.34% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 32
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £151 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £8.82 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.40 £27.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +11.66%
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
2097 2011 1704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.17% 91.37% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1036 818
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 132 177
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £37.80 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Warwickshire +1 11 £220 -29.60% 2
Coventry +5 10 £180 -50.34% 7
Birmingham -4 8 £350 +30.23% 7
Wolverhampton +9 5 £300 -40.00% 2
Worcestershire +3 5 £475 - 1
Solihull +8 1 £220 -
Shropshire - 1 £288 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 42 (32.31%) Windows
2 40 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 19 (14.62%) SQL Server
5 18 (13.85%) SQL
5 18 (13.85%) Active Directory
5 18 (13.85%) SC Cleared
6 15 (11.54%) Finance
7 14 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
9 12 (9.23%) MS Office
9 12 (9.23%) UNIX
9 12 (9.23%) Linux
10 11 (8.46%) ITIL
10 11 (8.46%) VMware
10 11 (8.46%) Migration
10 11 (8.46%) Data Entry
10 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (7.69%) Oracle
11 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (7.69%) SAN
11 10 (7.69%) EMC
12 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (6.92%) Problem Management
12 9 (6.92%) SCCM
12 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (6.15%) Lotus
13 8 (6.15%) Red Hat

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.08%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.77%) CMS
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.77%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Office
2 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.31%) MS Project
5 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.77%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.77%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) SAN
2 5 (3.85%) DHCP
2 5 (3.85%) DNS
3 4 (3.08%) NAS
3 4 (3.08%) Intranet
4 2 (1.54%) SMS
5 1 (0.77%) LDAP
5 1 (0.77%) WAN
5 1 (0.77%) LAN
5 1 (0.77%) Firewall
5 1 (0.77%) Internet
5 1 (0.77%) Network Security
5 1 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.15%) MySQL
6 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.77%) Informix
7 1 (0.77%) DTS
7 1 (0.77%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.77%) Redis
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.31%) Automotive
4 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Publishing
5 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Local Government
5 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.08%) Mason
2 3 (2.31%) RESTful
3 2 (1.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.77%) HTML
4 1 (0.77%) ODBC
4 1 (0.77%) CSS
4 1 (0.77%) jQuery
4 1 (0.77%) HTML5
4 1 (0.77%) OSGi
4 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.08%) Clustering
2 3 (2.31%) NHS
2 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.31%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (2.31%) Wiki
2 3 (2.31%) Celerra
2 3 (2.31%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (0.77%) Symmetrix
4 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.77%) Social Media
4 1 (0.77%) Open Source
4 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.31%) Windows
2 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.23%) UNIX
3 12 (9.23%) Linux
4 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.38%) AIX
6 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.62%) HPUX
6 6 (4.62%) Solaris
7 5 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.31%) VMS
9 3 (2.31%) SUSE
10 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.46%) ITIL
1 11 (8.46%) Migration
1 11 (8.46%) Data Entry
2 9 (6.92%) Problem Management
3 7 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (4.62%) Workflow
5 5 (3.85%) Data Management
5 5 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.08%) Data Mapping
6 4 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (2.31%) CRM
7 3 (2.31%) Service Management
7 3 (2.31%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.31%) Change Management
7 3 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.31%) Supplier Management
7 3 (2.31%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (2.31%) Change Control
7 3 (2.31%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.85%) SQL
2 6 (4.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.31%) Korn
5 2 (1.54%) Java
5 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.77%) Perl
6 1 (0.77%) PHP
6 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.77%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.62%) MCITP
5 5 (3.85%) MCDBA
5 5 (3.85%) Degree
6 2 (1.54%) MCSE
7 1 (0.77%) MCP
7 1 (0.77%) MCSA
7 1 (0.77%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.85%) XenApp
2 5 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (2.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) SCCM
2 5 (3.85%) SCOM
2 5 (3.85%) Puppet
3 4 (3.08%) SCSM
3 4 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.31%) OpenView
4 3 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (2.31%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.77%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (0.77%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.77%) WSUS
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.46%) VMware
3 10 (7.69%) Oracle
3 10 (7.69%) EMC
4 8 (6.15%) Lotus
4 8 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.15%) Websense
4 8 (6.15%) HP
5 7 (5.38%) Red Gate
6 6 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.62%) Citrix
7 4 (3.08%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.08%) Cisco
7 4 (3.08%) NetApp
7 4 (3.08%) Sun
8 3 (2.31%) SAP
8 3 (2.31%) Veritas
9 2 (1.54%) Brocade
9 2 (1.54%) Remedy
9 2 (1.54%) IBM
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