The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £389 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 49 38 54
Rank change year-on-year -11 +16  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 10 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.54% 3.10% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 3.27% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Median daily rate £389 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.18% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £234 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £300
% change year-on-year +3.32% +12.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -6.66% +5.26%  

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 624 612 685
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.15% 94.88% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 382 427
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 23
Median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Birmingham

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Office 365
3 5 (25.00%) Coaching
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) SLA
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) HPUX
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) IBM PureFlex
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (15.00%) RHCE
5 3 (15.00%) Brocade
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) 3G
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) jQuery
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) SOAP
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) HPUX
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Coaching
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Information Management
4 1 (5.00%) KYC
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) RHCE
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) NetApp
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Brocade
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
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