Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 72 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 39 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.07% 2.22% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.32% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 33
Bristol median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +2.84%
10th Percentile £213 £242 £214
90th Percentile £479 £500 £400
South West median daily rate £375 £335 £343
% change year-on-year +11.94% -2.19% +14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Bristol median hourly rate - £14.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.75% +246.88%
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +143.75% +23.08% +30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,806 1,638 1,712
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 95.51% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,212 1,098 1,220
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £250 £218 £235
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 59 72
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.97% +4.73% +69.14%
10th Percentile £14.65 £11.90 £11.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.40 £44.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +44.44%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Bristol

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Bristol

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Bristol

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
5 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
5 7 (17.95%) Linux
5 7 (17.95%) VMware
6 6 (15.38%) Perl
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) Unix
7 5 (12.82%) Office 365
7 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
8 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
8 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (10.26%) NAS
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) SAN
8 4 (10.26%) DNS
8 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) HFM
2 1 (2.56%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.56%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
1 4 (10.26%) NAS
1 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) VLAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) PKI
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Unix
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) CentOS
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.13%) AIX
7 2 (5.13%) VMS
8 1 (2.56%) Debian
8 1 (2.56%) Solaris
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.13%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (5.13%) CRM
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) Document Management
4 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.13%) Programme Governance
4 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Management
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.69%) Xen
5 1 (2.56%) GPFS
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCVMM
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) Salt
3 2 (5.13%) Terraform
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) SCOM
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) arcserve
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.56%) Nimble Storage