The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Administrator
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 62 48
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 8 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.25% 1.24% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.31% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 17
Median daily rate £225 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.93% +31.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £333 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £393 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £13.60 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.48% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 609 763 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.31% 94.43% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 537 456
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Birmingham

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Administrator in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Birmingham

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Birmingham

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Birmingham

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (27.78%) Office 365
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) Unix
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Change Management
1 2 (11.11%) CRM
1 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (11.11%) High Availability
1 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
1 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
1 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.56%) Coaching
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Database Security
2 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Presales
2 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
2 1 (5.56%) SDLC
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) vSphere
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) iptables
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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