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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 57 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 64 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.50% 1.61% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 1.74% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 22
Average daily rate
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£250 £310 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £372 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.70% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £13.50 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.02 £13.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -5.35%
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
2338 1953 2136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.29% 92.56% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1051 1066
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 143 158
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 2014.

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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +6 19 £300 -4.00% 5
Warwickshire -3 14 £220 +120.00% 3
Coventry +1 9 £275 -15.38% 3
Wolverhampton +2 7 £275 -14.06%
Staffordshire -2 2 £219 - 3
Worcestershire -5 2 £350 -
Shropshire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Stourbridge - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 33 (28.95%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) UNIX
3 22 (19.30%) Finance
4 19 (16.67%) VMware
5 17 (14.91%) SAN
5 17 (14.91%) Linux
6 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 13 (11.40%) Project Planning
7 13 (11.40%) ERP
7 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
7 13 (11.40%) MS Project
7 13 (11.40%) HP
8 12 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 12 (10.53%) Change Management
8 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 12 (10.53%) Citrix
9 11 (9.65%) HPUX
9 11 (9.65%) ITIL
9 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (8.77%) Shell Script
10 10 (8.77%) NetApp
10 10 (8.77%) SAP
10 10 (8.77%) Windows 7
11 9 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (7.02%) Banking
13 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (6.14%) SQL
13 7 (6.14%) DNS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 7 (6.14%) MS Exchange
1 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (2.63%) SAS
3 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) Lync
4 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Project
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) ENOVIA
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.75%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Force.com
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) SAN
2 7 (6.14%) DNS
3 4 (3.51%) LAN
4 3 (2.63%) SMTP
4 3 (2.63%) OSPF
4 3 (2.63%) Firewall
4 3 (2.63%) Wireless
4 3 (2.63%) IMAP
5 2 (1.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.75%) SMS
5 2 (1.75%) SNA
6 1 (0.88%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
6 1 (0.88%) Network Security
6 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) DB2
2 2 (1.75%) OLTP
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.75%) Big Data
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.88%) MS Access
3 1 (0.88%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.75%) Toad
1 2 (1.75%) MSI
1 2 (1.75%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.88%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.88%) AdminStudio
General
1 22 (19.30%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Banking
3 6 (5.26%) Automotive
4 3 (2.63%) Publishing
4 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) DCOM
1 3 (2.63%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.75%) EDI
2 2 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.75%) ISPF
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
3 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.63%) User Experience
2 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.63%) Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.75%) DataPower
3 2 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (0.88%) Open Source
4 1 (0.88%) Social Media
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Wiki
4 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.95%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) UNIX
3 17 (14.91%) Linux
4 11 (9.65%) HPUX
5 10 (8.77%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (6.14%) Windows XP
9 6 (5.26%) AIX
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.51%) zOS
11 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.75%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.75%) Solaris
13 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.40%) ERP
1 13 (11.40%) Project Planning
2 12 (10.53%) Change Management
3 11 (9.65%) ITIL
3 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
5 6 (5.26%) Workflow
6 5 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.51%) Software Distribution
7 4 (3.51%) Project Management
8 3 (2.63%) Service Management
8 3 (2.63%) Migration
8 3 (2.63%) Resource Management
8 3 (2.63%) PLM
8 3 (2.63%) Programme Management
9 2 (1.75%) Fund Management
9 2 (1.75%) Wealth Management
9 2 (1.75%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.77%) Shell Script
2 7 (6.14%) SQL
3 3 (2.63%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.75%) C
4 2 (1.75%) JCL
4 2 (1.75%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.75%) REXX
4 2 (1.75%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.88%) Jython
5 1 (0.88%) Korn
5 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
5 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.63%) MCITP
4 2 (1.75%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) RHCE
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) XenApp
3 5 (4.39%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.51%) XenServer
4 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.51%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.63%) Sendmail
5 3 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (2.63%) Firmware
6 2 (1.75%) RACF
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) VMFS
7 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) WMI
1 3 (2.63%) SCCM
1 3 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.75%) SCOM
2 2 (1.75%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.75%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.88%) Ionix
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) VMware
2 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.40%) HP
4 12 (10.53%) Citrix
4 12 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.77%) NetApp
5 10 (8.77%) SAP
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle
6 6 (5.26%) IBM
7 5 (4.39%) Juniper
8 4 (3.51%) EMC
8 4 (3.51%) Lotus
8 4 (3.51%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.63%) webMethods
10 2 (1.75%) Symantec
10 2 (1.75%) Remedy
10 2 (1.75%) Meru Networks
10 2 (1.75%) Apple
10 2 (1.75%) Compaq
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