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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 47 77 36
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -41
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 65 32 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.05% 1.51% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 1.67% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 31
Average daily rate
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£275 £233 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £115 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Average hourly rate £10.47 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £9.58 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £18.20 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -3.44%
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
1931 1920 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.66% 90.74% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 995 798
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 138 187
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.40 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Wolverhampton +12 15 £300 +71.42%
Coventry +10 12 £180 -28.00% 3
Warwickshire +6 11 £210 -47.50% 4
Birmingham -1 10 £330 +101.52% 7
Worcestershire +1 5 £475 -
Solihull +3 1 £220 - 2
Shropshire -11 1 £288 -28.12%
West Bromwich - 1 £400 -
Staffordshire - - - - 3
Stourbridge - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 36 (27.69%) Windows
2 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.92%) Finance
4 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
5 19 (14.62%) SC Cleared
6 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
6 16 (12.31%) UNIX
7 13 (10.00%) VMware
7 13 (10.00%) Linux
8 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
9 11 (8.46%) SAN
9 11 (8.46%) SQL
9 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
9 11 (8.46%) MS Office
9 11 (8.46%) Data Entry
10 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (7.69%) EMC
10 10 (7.69%) HP
11 9 (6.92%) ITIL
11 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
11 9 (6.92%) Migration
11 9 (6.92%) Red Hat
12 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (6.15%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.15%) Websense
12 8 (6.15%) Citrix
12 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (6.15%) Workflow
13 7 (5.38%) Problem Management
13 7 (5.38%) Banking

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (3.08%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.08%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.77%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (8.46%) MS Office
2 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.77%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Office 365
2 1 (0.77%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.46%) SAN
2 5 (3.85%) DNS
3 4 (3.08%) Intranet
3 4 (3.08%) NAS
4 3 (2.31%) DHCP
5 2 (1.54%) SMTP
5 2 (1.54%) IMAP
6 1 (0.77%) Network Security
6 1 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.77%) LDAP
6 1 (0.77%) SMS
6 1 (0.77%) Internet
6 1 (0.77%) OSPF
6 1 (0.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.54%) MySQL
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.77%) Redis
5 1 (0.77%) Big Data
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.77%) Informix
5 1 (0.77%) MS Access
5 1 (0.77%) OLTP
5 1 (0.77%) DTS
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.77%) Toad
1 1 (0.77%) ClearCase
General
1 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Banking
3 2 (1.54%) Automotive
3 2 (1.54%) Publishing
3 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Local Government
4 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.08%) Mason
2 3 (2.31%) RESTful
3 2 (1.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Streams
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
4 1 (0.77%) ODBC
4 1 (0.77%) CSS
4 1 (0.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.08%) Clustering
2 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.31%) Celerra
3 3 (2.31%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (2.31%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (2.31%) Wiki
3 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.31%) Replication
4 2 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.77%) Social Media
5 1 (0.77%) Open Source
5 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.77%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.69%) Windows
2 16 (12.31%) UNIX
3 13 (10.00%) Linux
4 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.38%) AIX
5 7 (5.38%) HPUX
5 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.62%) Solaris
7 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.31%) VMS
8 3 (2.31%) SUSE
9 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.46%) Data Entry
2 9 (6.92%) ITIL
2 9 (6.92%) Migration
3 8 (6.15%) Workflow
4 7 (5.38%) Problem Management
4 7 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (4.62%) Change Management
6 5 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (3.85%) Data Management
6 5 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.08%) Project Management
7 4 (3.08%) Data Mapping
8 3 (2.31%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.31%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.31%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.31%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.31%) Supplier Management
8 3 (2.31%) CRM
8 3 (2.31%) Service Management
9 2 (1.54%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.46%) SQL
2 8 (6.15%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.31%) Korn
4 3 (2.31%) Perl
5 2 (1.54%) Java
5 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.77%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.77%) PHP
6 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) Degree
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.54%) MCSE
6 1 (0.77%) MCTS
6 1 (0.77%) MCITP
6 1 (0.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.77%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) XenApp
3 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (2.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.54%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.54%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.77%) KVM
5 1 (0.77%) XenServer
5 1 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.77%) VMFS
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) SCCM
2 5 (3.85%) Puppet
3 4 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (2.31%) SCSM
4 3 (2.31%) SCOM
4 3 (2.31%) OpenView
4 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.54%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.77%) WSUS
6 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.77%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.77%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.00%) VMware
3 10 (7.69%) EMC
3 10 (7.69%) HP
4 9 (6.92%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (6.15%) Websense
5 8 (6.15%) Citrix
6 7 (5.38%) Lotus
7 6 (4.62%) Oracle
8 4 (3.08%) Sun
8 4 (3.08%) NetApp
8 4 (3.08%) SAP
8 4 (3.08%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.31%) Cisco
9 3 (2.31%) Veritas
10 2 (1.54%) Remedy
10 2 (1.54%) IBM
10 2 (1.54%) Brocade
11 1 (0.77%) Google
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