The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 -17  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 15 25 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.60% 4.30% 9.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 4.57% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 57
Median daily rate £275 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £13.38 £27.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.36% +34.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.65% -4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 534 547 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.39% 94.15% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 313 440
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £155 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 30 87
Median hourly rate £18.96 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.82% +94.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.02 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.50 £41.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 10 £275 -17.29% 4
Peterborough +2 4 - -
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.54%) Data Entry
5 3 (11.54%) User Experience
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Debian
6 2 (7.69%) Finance
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) Unix
6 2 (7.69%) Apache
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) MediaWiki
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) IMAP
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) RavenDB
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Digital Signage
2 1 (3.85%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Change Management
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Data Entry
2 3 (11.54%) ITSM
3 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Invoice Processing
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Psychology
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.85%) OpenAM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Progress
4 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock
5 1 (3.85%) Huawei